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The downtown of Confluence, Pennsylvania, in Turkeyfoot School District is mainly made up of small, local businesses including a hardware store, restaurants, and numerous bed and breakfasts. (Dani Fresh/Keystone Crossroads)
Welcome to Turkeyfoot, Pa. — land of hiking, biking and the state's lowest paid teachers

Some teachers in Pennsylvania earn as little as $22k. Gov. Wolf wants to change that. But is his plan fair?

Welcome to Turkeyfoot, Pa. — land of hiking, biking and the state's lowest paid teachers

What connects Philadelphia with Pittsburgh? Altoona with Allegheny National Forest? Harrisburg with Happy Valley? Amish Country with Coal Country?

Quite a lot, actually.

While most media in the state focus locally, Keystone Crossroads explores the stories that matter across the commonwealth, reported with all Pennsylvanians in mind. Four public media newsrooms are collaborating on this project to create in-depth and insightful journalism on key topics that reverberate from the Statehouse to the streets and back again: government accountability, public education, changing communities, and criminal justice.

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