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Children are some of the most vulnerable within a community, and for many the holidays can be a hard time. If money for gifts is sparse and there is not enough food to go around, it’s often up to community members to fill the need.  

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The Christmas season is in full swing with holiday festivals, carriage rides and candlelight services. The week starts with some rain and highs in the 40s and 50s, then dips down to the 30s as the sun starts to pop out. 

Williamsport – The Lycoming County commissioners passed a number of personnel actions during their first official public meeting after the Thanksgiving break, including in increased pay rate for a new Adult Probation supervisor at the courthouse. On the PULSE publishes a list of county actio…

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Williamsport – Since the 1970s, the city police department has been in desperate need of more space than City Hall allows it, according to its chief. It may soon get the chance, thanks to a partnership with Lycoming County and UPMC Susquehanna that looks to construct a new building to house …

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Food pantries, community shelters and churches are providing Thanksgiving meals to community members in need of fellowship, food, and friends over the holiday. Check out our list of local meals below: 

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Montoursville – Meeting someone on the worst day of their life is never easy, and for Life Flight crew members who bring the emergency room to the patient, they’re presence often means the difference between life and death. 

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The unofficial results for Lycoming County’s municipal election show that just over 38% of the county’s 67,854 registered voters turned out to the polls on Tuesday. Nearly 70% voted Republican, 26.5% voted Democrat and about 3% were Independent. 

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South Williamsport – A grant of over $176,000 in federal funds was awarded to the Williamsport Water Authority for repairs to the Frank E. Heller Dam above South Side. 

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EDITOR’S NOTE: On the PULSE asked the Lycoming County commissioner candidates three questions pertaining to the county deficit, the drug epidemic, and local opportunities for youth. We have published their responses to one of the questions each week leading up to Election Day. This is the fi…

Williamsport – The Lycoming County commissioners approved an annual renewal for software used by the Adult Probation Office and the county prison. In addition they approved PHARE funds to community organizations and transferred Plunkett’s Creek Township zoning to the county’s zoning departme…