What we’re working on: Feb. 13

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

Roundup from York County Court. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

Gov. Corbett visited Johnson Controls today to talk about his proposed budget and how it helps businesses. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com) WITH VIDEO

Gov. Corbett wants school district report cards. We localize. Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

How did our local dogs fare at today’s Westminster Dog Show? Reporter: Greg Gross (ggross@yorkdispatch.com)

Central York School Board meets. Reporter: Wendy Garman (news@yorkdispatch.com)

York Suburban School Board meets tonight. Reporter: Shannon Prusak. (news@yorkdispatch.com)

OPINION:

Editorial: Gov. Corbett’s proposed budget is very, very business-centered. (pdelany@yorkdispatch.com)

SPORTS:

Preview of York-Adams League Girls Basketball tournament semi-final games, which start Wednesday. Reporter: Dick VanOLinda (dvanolinda@yorkdispatch.com)

Two hockey matches: York Suburban/York Irish vs. Kennard-Dale/Susquehannock WITH PHOTO. (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

 

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What we’re working on: Feb. 10

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

A York woman is charged with kicking a police officer in the head after she allegedly caused an accident on I-83 Wednesday. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

Gov. Corbett’s proposed budget calls for reductions in payments to nursing homes. We get local reaction. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

A North Codorus Township woman faces prostitution charges. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

Restaurant inspections. Reporter: Chris Kauffman(ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

Bomb threat at Dallastown. Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

OPINION:

Thumbs up, thumbs down and web poll results (pdelany@yorkdispatch.com)

Larry Hicks writes on NCLB changes. (lhicks@yorkdispatch.com)

SPORTS:

Preview of York-Adams League Boys Basketball Tournament, which starts Tuesday. (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

Official Districts 3 basketball tournament pairings. (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

John Walk column on York College women’s basketball (jwalk@yorkdispatch.com)

PHOTO/MULTIMEDIA:

“Xanadu” actors learn to skate (photo@yorkdispatch.com)

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What we’re working on: Feb. 9

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

A special court just for veterans opens today in York County. WITH PHOTO Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

Court roundup. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

The deadline to file nominating petitions is Tuesday, and we wonder if candidates’ confusion over what district they’re in is causing any trouble with the deadline. We’ll ask party leaders. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

Dallastown school board meets tonight. Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

The Westminster Dog Show is next week in New York.  Are York dogs competing? Reporter: Greg Gross (ggross@yorkdispatch.com)

We took a tour of York City’s new city hall. Reporter: Erin James (ejames@yorkdispatch.com) WITH VIDEO.

OPINION:

Editorial: The strange twists and turns of the Keystone Exam. (pdelany@yorkdispatch.com)

Larry Hicks looks at the flap over JCPenney and its association with Ellen DeGeneres. (lhicks@yorkdispatch.com)

SPORTS:

Feature on York College basketball coach Jeff Gamber, who is retiring after more than three decades as the Spartans’  head coach.  Reporter: John Walk. (jwalk@yorkdispatch.com) WITH video on Gamber, and photo album at http://yorkdispatch.mycapture.com/mycapture/folder.asp?event=1411867

Dover and York Suburban battle for the division crown in girls’ swimming. WITH PHOTO Reporter: Dick VanOLinda (dvanolinda@yorkdispatch.com)

Andy Snyder writes a column on shed hunting. (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

PHOTO/MULTIMEDIA:

Dover Senior Center hosts kids program (photo@yorkdispatch.com)

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What we’re working on: Feb. 8

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

Stabbing in York City. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

Court roundup. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

County Commissioners react to proposed state budget, specifically cuts in funding. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

County Commissioners hear proposal for a stray cat roundup in the southern end of the county. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

Gov. Corbett signs bicycle safety bill. Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

HACC is facing a 4-percent funding cut in the proposed state budget, at a time when enrollment is skyrocketing. What’s HACC’s reaction? Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

York City school board committee meeting tonight. Reporter: Eyana McMillan (emcmillan@yorkdispatch.com)

York City Council has a proposal concerning dog defecation. Let’s find out what this is about. Reporter: Erin James (ejames@yorkdispatch.com)

OPINION:

York College study says we’ve gotten less professional in the workplace in recent years. We chime in with our viewpoint. (pdelany@yorkdispatch.com)

SPORTS:

Larry Hicks writes on Washington Nationals plan to “take back their ballpark” by restricting ticket sales by state. (lhicks@yorkdispatch.com)

Preview of York-Adams League basketball tournaments this weekend. Reporter: Dick VanOLinda (dvanolinda@yorkdispatch.com)

Feature on Summer Britcher, a Glen Rock teen having strong season in Europe in the luge. Reporter: John Walk (jwalk@yorkdispatch.com)

YORK WEEKEND:

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with activities to spark romance and keep your heart healthy. (mbarber@yorkdispatch.com)

PHOTO/MULTIMEDIA:

It’s snowing! (photo@yorkdispatch.com)

Penn State-York kids getting ready for THON. (photo@yorkdispatch.com)

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What we’re working on: Feb. 7

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

Stewartstown’s police chief has been placed on paid administrative leave for undislosed issues. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com)

Are local non-profits taking advantage of the small games of chance law signed last week by increasing prize limits? Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

What do local florists and restaurants expect in the way of business this Valentine’s Day? Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

It’s state budget day. We will have comprehensive look at how Gov. Corbett’s budget affects local school districts as well as higher education. And we’ll ask local legislators for their opinion of the budget. Reporter: Andy Shaw (ashaw@yorkdispatch.com)

York City sets a March date for moving into the new city hall building on South George Street. Reporter: Erin James (ejames@yorkdispatch.com)

York City Council meets tonight. Reporter: Erin James (ejames@yorkdispatch.com)

OPINION:

Editorial will take a look at the proposed state budget winners and losers. (pdelany@yorkdispatch.com)

Larry Hicks writes a column on the Bill DeWeese verdict (lhicks@yorkdispatch.com)

SPORTS:

Big high school basketball night. York High boys can clinch the York-Adams League Division I title with a win over Red Lion. Reporter: Dick VanOLinda (dvanolinda@yorkdispatch.com)

York Catholic boys can clinch with a win over Delone Catholic. Reporter: John Walk (jwalk@yorkdispatch.com)

York Catholic and Delone Catholic girls are tied going into tonight’s Division IV matchup. The win takes the title. Reporter: Ryan Vandersloot (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

FOOD:

Story on Eric Rittenhouse, York Art Institute graduate, who has published his first cookbook, “Eric Dishes & Dustin Mixes.” Reporter: Kristen Putch (kputch@yorkdispatch.com) with video

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What we’re working on: Feb. 6

Here are the stories we’re working on today. Our daily coverage can change at a moment’s notice, but this is what we’ve got so far. If you know of any stories we should be working on, or can contribute to something we have listed here, drop an email to the reporter listed below or to news@yorkdispatch.com.

NEWS:

Roundup of today’s York County court cases. Reporter: Liz Evans (levans@yorkdispatch.com.)

A York College study shows professionalism among entry-level workers has diminished over the past five years. Reporter: Chris Kauffman (ckauffman@yorkdispatch.com)

York City School Board holds a committee meeting tonight. Could be interesting in light of last week’s news of a fresh financial mess as well as the possible denial of a charter school. Reporter: Eyana McMillan (emcmillan@yorkdispatch.com)

West York Council meets tonight and might adopt a 2012 budget. Reporter: Greg Gross (ggross@yorkdispatch.com)

Spring Grove School Board meets tonight. Reporter: Jen McGurn (news@yorkdispatch.com)

OPINION:

State GOP legislators and their attempt to pass legislation requiring ultrasounds for all women seeking abortions.

SPORTS:

A look ahead to the York-Adams League basketball playoffs. Column by Dick VanOLinda. (dvanolinda@yorkdispatch.com)

Quarterback Club of York honors York-Adams top football players. Reporter: Ryan Vandersloot (sports@yorkdispatch.com)

High school boys basketball roundup (two games)

PHOTO/MULTIMEDIA:

Photos from Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. (photo@yorkdispatch.com)

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