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Williamsport – Tammy Herbert wakes up each morning at Saving Grace shelter before 7 a.m. She has to leave before the shelter closes at 8 a.m. and walk the short, but brisk, walk to the bus stop a block away on West Fourth Street. 

The Lycoming County commissioners approved grant funds for Camp Cadet, new personnel and announced a the new director of the Department of Public Safety during their meeting Thursday. On the PULSE covers action items for each Thursday meeting. 

Whether you identify as a die-hard romantic or simply want to spend time with your significant other, Valentine’s day is a great excuse for an unforgettable date night (or day!). Coming up with an idea for a date with your better half can sometimes be a challenge. Provided below is a list of…

WILLIAMSPORT – The Lycoming County commissioners approved personnel, a $1 million grant for the levee and a new assistant solicitor during their Thursday meeting. On the PULSE publishes votes for action items every Thursday. 

Williamsport – Five years ago, politics could not have been farther from Derek Slaughter’s mind. He was a girls basketball coach, husband and a father. He could not have predicted that years later he would be sitting in the mayor’s seat as the first minority to hold the city’s highest office. 


It’s been nearly four weeks since newly elected District Attorney Ryan Gardner officially moved into his office on the fourth floor of the Lycoming County Courthouse – and he’s wasted no time in implementing a massive reorganization there, eliminating clerical positions, shuffling workloads,…

WILLIAMSPORT – The Lycoming County commissioners approved personnel, new zoning fees, and a new prison mail delivery system during their Thursday meeting. On the PULSE covers the action items at each Thursday meeting. 


It’s our one-year anniversary! During On the PULSE’s first year as a media company in Northcentral, Pennsylvania, we have been dedicated to building engagement in community through local news. We’ve published over 60 videos, reached 200,000 video views, written over 200 articles and shed lig…