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Trib Tuesday take: The state police protection question

| Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, 9:00 p.m.

One can just imagine the eye rolls in Hempfield, Unity and other locales without police departments when Gov. Wolf last week unveiled his proposed budget, which for the second year in a row calls for a $25 per capita fee for those municipalities that rely on state police. Better for them to work up their own plans — paying for state police services that meet their specific needs — than await a one-size-fits-all solution from Harrisburg.

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