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The following reports of incidents in Lycoming County are compiled from faxed police reports received from Pennsylvania State Police in Montoursville since Friday, May 10, 2019:
LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP -- A motorcyclist sustained suspected serious injuries when he was hit by a vehicle Thursday morning on Lycoming Creek Road in Loyalsock Township, according to Pennsylvania State Police in Montoursville.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – “As nurses, the work you do for our community and health system is deeply appreciated. You are the unsung heroes of health care, serving our patients at the bedside and out in our community every day,” said Lori Beucler, vice president and chief nursing officer at UPMC Su…
Two hundred and ten students representing 13 school districts from across Bradford, Lycoming and Union counties will meet on the campus of the Pennsylvania College of Technology (PCT) on Thursday, May 23 for the annual Student Government Seminar hosted by state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).
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Chad Waltman, Sunbury shared his expertise as a journeyman lineman with the students of Baugher Elementary School in Milton during a Career Fair organized by the Central PA Chamber of Commerce on May 15, 2019. Chad is shown here with his daughter, Emily, a fifth grader at the school. Student…
HARRISBURG – With Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of the summer travel season, less than two weeks away, the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) and Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) encourage drivers to be safe on the roads. The agencies will work with municipal pol…
MONTOURSVILLE – PennDOT has completed work on the Route 220 northbound bridge spanning railroad tracks just south of Williamsport near Antlers Lane in Woodward Township.
LAMAR -- A Clinton County man who allegedly stabbed his sister-in-law to death on Friday has been caught after a four-day manhunt, according to Pennsylvania State Police in Lamar.
WILLIAMSPORT — Since 1929 the Junior League of Williamsport has been a driving force behind initiatives that have significantly contributed to the health of our community. The members of the League reflect a wide range of backgrounds, interests and professional pursuits that work together to…
HARRISBURG -- A Virginia man was indicted for allegedly conspiring to smuggle Oxycodone pills to his son at the Allenwood Low Security Correctional Institution (LSCI) in Lycoming County.
Montoursville, Pa. – President Trump plans to hold a rally at the Williamsport Regional Airport on Monday, May 20, 2019, one day before the Pennsylvania Primary Election. Trump will show his support for Republican state Rep. Fred Keller.
WILLIAMSPORT -- A Philadelphia woman who was pulled over by Williamsport Bureau of Police last week was found to allegedly have $12,000 of uncut cocaine in her possession.
MONTOURSVILLE – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Safe Kids PA Lycoming County Partner, the Highway Safety Network, the Jersey Shore Recreation Committee and Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police today held a bike rodeo in Jersey Shore to highlight bicycle safety and enco…
According to Pa State Police, human remains were found by several fisherman Saturday on the Wmspt side of the West Branch Susquehanna river between the Hepburn St. Dam and the Maynard St. bridge.
WILLIAMSPORT -- A man fled from police and hid in a neighbor's home after he allegedly arranged to sell heroin to an undercover officer. Charles F. Kaelin, 26, of Coal Township, was arrested by Pennsylvania State Police in Montoursville on September 7, 2018 after the narcotics transaction in…
LAMAR -- Pennsylvania State Police in Lamar have a warrant out for Timothy A. Neff, 56, of Mill Hall, who allegedly stabbed and killed a woman in a Clinton County home on Friday.
MONTOURSVILLE – Work is progressing on the Northern Section of the Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) project in Northumberland, Union and Snyder counties as follows:
WILLIAMSPORT -- The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) announces the 2019 Pearls with a Passion Fund grant awards. Pearls with a Passion is a women’s giving society initiative that brings together women from a variety of backgrounds with a common goal – to create …
MONTOURSVILLE – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Highway Safety Network, Safe Kids Greater Susquehanna Valley, the Danville Hammers and local police today held the 2nd Annual Bike Rodeo to highlight bicycle safety tips and promote Bike to School Day as part of Na…
State Sen. Gene Yaw supported passage of a package of bills this week that would help Pennsylvania agricultural operations remain competitive and profitable for current and future generations of farmers.
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ELKLAND -- A Tioga County man was charged with attempted homicide after he allegedly shot a man in Elkland and fled in the early morning hours of May 6, 2019.
State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), Chairman of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, today released the following statement on the Committee’s vote to approve Patrick McDonnell, Governor Tom Wolf’s nominee to serve as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).
Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Chair Elder Vogel (R-47) and Senate Republicans will hold a Capitol news conference at 12:30 p.m. today to discuss Senate passage of the "Farming First" legislative package.
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A bill that would give school districts the option to implement flexible instructional days in the event of a school closure was recently approved by the state Senate, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), who supported the measure.
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Each year, we at PPL Electric Utilities provide valuable electrical safety lessons to hundreds of people, particularly children, across our 29-county service area. And when we teach children about electrical safety, we do it with an interesting twist: we send actors into schools to teach tho…
Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today joined legislative members of the Task Force on Lead Exposure to discuss legislative recommendations that were part of the ‘Lead Exposure Risks and Response in Pennsylvania: Report of the Advisory Committee and Task Force on Lead Exposure.’
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State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today recognized the Fall 2018 Stock Market Challenge Winners from Montgomery Jr./Sr. High School in Lycoming County during a special ceremony at the State Capitol.
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WILLIAMSPORT -- Pennsylvania College of Technology, Lycoming College and KVS Computers are teaming up with STEP for the Trash 2 Treasure sale on May 18, 2019. The event benefits the community, the STEP Early Learning Endowment Fund and the environment.
Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Chair Elder Vogel (R-47) and Senate Republicans will hold a Capitol news conference at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, to discuss Senate passage of the “Farming First” legislative package.
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WILLIAMSPORT -- A City woman was charged with allegedly selling heroin to an undercover officer several times between October 2018 and March 2019 in Williamsport.
MONTOURSVILLE -- A Virginia couple was recently charged for sending close to $70,000 in e-checks to a Montoursville business to pay for merchandise.
MONTOURSVILLE -- PennDOT road work will continue this week on several projects in Lycoming and Tioga counties. Work also will begin on the Route 220 bridge near Antlers Lane in Woodward Township, Lycoming County. In Snyder County, there will be an emergency pipe replacement project in Chapma…
WILLIAMSPORT -- Families now have a safe location to have custody exchanges at the Lycoming County Custody Exchange Center. The YWCA Northcentral PA has partnered with the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency to provide this needed service to the community at the Sharwell Buildin…
MONTOURSVILLE -- The case for a Montoursville man who was charged with attempted murder for allegedly threatening his mother with a knife was held for court.
At the press conference, the senators will discuss the legislative recommendations from the ‘Lead Exposure Risks and Responses in Pennsylvania: Report of the Advisory Committee and Task Force on Lead Exposure,” which was recently released by the Joint State Government Commission.