- The Context
- State of the State
Magisterial District Judge Sonya McKnight shot her estranged husband when he visited her house. She had filed for a protection from abuse order in October, but the order had been changed on April 18 to allow for peaceful contact.
The Harrisburg School District was placed under mayoral control in 2001 for nearly a decade. In 2012, the state declared the district in severe financial recovery, a status that led to a chief recovery officer being appointed and access to an interest-free loans. The district remains in recovery to this day.