McClatchy and the Centre Daily Times gathered more than 75 students from Penn State University and Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology last week to discuss their views of political and government. Students routinely said they had little trust -- or use for -- government or the political process. Here, 25 students also share how their views differ from their parents.
The 'bandwagon generation' on its political views
State College police brief the public on the Easterly Parkway situation
Flood warning in effect for Centre County
State College police respond to situation at Easterly Parkway Elementary
"We're never excited to hear about a drinking holiday"
"Naloxone revives the patient, but treatment saves the patient"
Don't fall victim to a scam. Investigate.
What you should know about Amber alerts
How the brain responds to methamphetamine
Saquon Barkley discusses his future after Senior Day win
A growing number of law and health care agencies are working to make naloxone (Narcan), available without a prescription. The drug is used to treat an opioid emergency, such as an overdose or a possible overdose of a prescription painkiller or, more commonly, heroin. Mayo Clinic addiction specialist Dr. Jon Ebbert says the new nasal form of naloxone makes it easier to administer than the injectable version.
Penn State head coach James Franklin describes his emotions on Senior Day and discusses running back Saquon Barkley’s future as a Nittany Lion. Barkley reveals whether or not he’s made a decision to enter the NFL Draft. Tight end Mike Gesicki talks about the feeling of playing in Beaver Stadium for the final time.
Police in East Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, responded to an unusual report about a dinosaur on the loose near an elementary school, posting footage of the unusual sight to Facebook on February 20. A clip shared to the East Lansdowne Police Facebook page shows officers surveying the T-Rex (most likely a fun-loving parent) as the “creatire” diligently crosses the road with a child and another adult. Police say they’ve no problems with the T-Rex, and gave it the all clear.