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Drought watches, warning issued

August 4, 2016 The state Department of Environmental Protection Wednesday issued a drought watch declaration for 34 Pennsylvania counties and a drought warning declaration for Potter County following a meeting of... more »»

Night Out walk yields unifying discussion

August 3, 2016 Robin Kiess took part in the city’s National Night Out neighborhood walk Tuesday night to show her support for those who protect her community. more »»

Hearing for man charged in death of area woman is rescheduled

August 3, 2016 TOWANDA —– The preliminary hearing for Michael Jason Houseweart, 28, of 8887 Route 14, Canton, in the murder of Michelle Lynn Inch, 32, of 199 Sechler Drive, Montoursville, that had been scheduled... more »»

County considers new computer hardware at $1.4M

August 3, 2016 Lycoming County could be on its way to getting nearly $1.4 million in new computer hardware storage, pending approval from the county commissioners. more »»

Obama presses ahead on trade deal

August 3, 2016 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama brushed off opposition from Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to a free-trade agreement with Asia on Tuesday, vowing to try to force the Trans-Pacific Partnership... more »»

GOP frustrations with Trump mount as allies weigh options

August 3, 2016 WASHINGTON — Their party in crisis, Republicans’ frustration with Donald Trump reached new heights on Wednesday as GOP leaders scrambled to persuade the presidential nominee to abandon divisive... more »»

‘Little ninja’: Zika-spreading mosquito puts up tough fight

August 3, 2016 MIAMI — The mosquitoes spreading Zika in Miami are proving harder to eradicate than expected, the nation’s top disease-fighter said Tuesday as authorities sprayed clouds of insecticide in the... more »»

Old Lycoming Township first responders welcome community, create bonds

August 3, 2016 In an effort to return to a time when area public services and members of the community had a personal bond, Old Lycoming Township participated in three hours of unity as part of National Night Out... more »»

9 teachers hired by city district

August 3, 2016 The Williamsport Area School District hired nine new teachers during its Tuesday evening school board meeting. Superintendent Dr. Timothy S. more »»

Garage door manufacturer marks anniversary with lunch for employees

August 3, 2016 Overhead Door Thermacore Inc. runs three work shifts and employs more than 200 employees at its Reach Road facility in Williamsport. more »»

State College decriminalizes pot

August 3, 2016 STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Council members in State College have approved an ordinance making possession of small amounts of marijuana a summary offense rather than a criminal misdemeanor, but that won’t... more »»

District updates gender policies

August 2, 2016 Superintendent Mark Stamm presented an administrative guidance in regard to students in the district who identify as transgender, transitioning or gender nonconforming during the South Williamsport... more »»

Business leaders mull ways of boosting state’s economy

August 2, 2016 Local business leaders batted around ideas with Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce President Rob Wonderling Monday in an attempt to find out where the state is headed economically. more »»

City man pulled from river dies

August 2, 2016 A city man rescued from the Susquehanna River after jumping from the Hepburn Street Dam over the weekend has died. Montour County Cornoer Scott Lynn reported that Crist Stouffer, 55, of 424 . more »»

Montoursville approves distribution of grant funds

August 2, 2016 Montoursville Borough Council unanimously finalized their 2016 Community Development Block Grant project at Monday’s meeting. more »»

More weigh in to criticize Trump’s slurs of Muslim veteran’s parents

August 2, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry and anxious, Republican lawmakers and veterans groups hastened to disavow Donald Trump’s repeated criticism of a bereaved military family Monday, but the GOP presidential... more »»

US ramps up airstrikes against Islamic State

August 2, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States launched multiple airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Libya on Monday, opening a new, more persistent front against the group at the request of the... more »»

Authorities warn pregnant women against Zika-stricken part of Miami

August 2, 2016 MIAMI (AP) — Government health officials warned pregnant women Monday to avoid a Zika-stricken part of Miami and told couples who have been there recently to put off having children for at least two... more »»

Lock Haven to pave several streets

August 2, 2016 LOCK HAVEN — The city is heading for the hill section with its paving projects, and City Council has its eye on a major project on the south side of Bellefonte Avenu. more »»

‘Juvenile lifers’ in Pennsylvania granted parole

August 2, 2016 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania officials have granted parole to four of the first five “juvenile lifers” seeking release under a new law that retroactively bans mandatory life terms for minor. more »»



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