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Retaining wall project along Little Pine Creek Road hits delays

The state Department of Transportation says a retaining wall project along Little Pine Creek Road in Cummings Township has encountered delays. The retaining wall project began in April of 2021 and is located in two locations along Pine Creek Road. The first location, less than a mile north ...

River Valley Transit features Special Olympians on bus wrap

You might see 10 of Lycoming County’s hard-working athletes circulating the River Valley Transit bus route on your commute. But they don’t represent area high school or college teams. They are the county’s Special Olympians. River Valley Transit featured the 10 athletes on a bright ...

Mayor orders emergency proclamation for police cars

The Williamsport Bureau of Police has an immediate need to replace four police vehicles that have reached or surpassed end of life, Mayor Derek Slaughter said. “Our police administration has performed many nationwide searches for suitable police vehicles that are eligible for purchase ...

Williamsport splash pads explored for recreation

The city of Williamsport administration said it is exploring splash pads, accessible and designed play areas for children to cool off in summer without having to go to the swimming pool. The splash pad locations, ideally, could be connected to existing water line services, according to city ...

Colin Powell dies, exemplary general stained by Iraq claims

Colin Powell, the boundary-breaking military leader and diplomat whose sterling reputation of service to Republican and Democratic presidents was stained by his faulty claims to justify the 2003 U.S. war in Iraq, died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He was 84. A veteran of the Vietnam War, ...

Vigil of Remembrance and Hope honors those lost to domestic violence

It was a solemn ceremony. Candle after candle, each in memory of a person who died at the hands of someone they thought they could trust, lit the stage. And with each lit candle, these people were given life once more as names, memories and the details of their deaths were shared by loved ...