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Harrisburg’s Neamiah Diggs Ups the Intensity, Earns Semifinal Spot at Districts
HERSHEY, Pa.: Harrisburg’s Neamiah Diggs had to take a different approach entering this year’s District 3 Championships. His coaches drove the point home throughout the week. It was even brought up on a podcast previewing this week’s tournament. Diggs, himself, knew it after his performance in last
District 3 Class 3A wrestling championships: Five semifinals to watch on Saturday
Day 1 of the District 3 Class 3A wrestling championships is in the books, setting up Saturday morning’s semifinal round at Hersheypark Arena. Here’s a look at five semis to watch:
Man denies flipping woman to her death in Pennsylvania river
A man accused of hurling a woman to her death in the Lackawanna River two years ago testified Friday that he was not responsible and accused police of lying about an alleged confession.
Report find 18 Pennsylvania counties accepted gifts from voting system vendors
Harrisburg, Pa. - As counties across Pennsylvania work to select new voting systems with a paper record by the end of the year, Auditor General Euegene DePasquale is taking a closer look into the gifts counties are receiving and whether they could potentially influence their decision to select certa
Judge sets $1 million bond for R. Kelly
An Illinois judge set a $1 million bond for R. Kelly on Saturday, a day after he was charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse. The R&B singer turned himself in to Chicago police late Friday.
Pa. Prison System Close To Settling Lawsuits Over Mail Policy
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania’s prison system says it’s close to settling two federal lawsuits over how it processes mail sent to inmates by lawyers. The Department of Corrections and civil rights groups said Friday they were finalizing a settlement after trial was stopped while the parties ne
Harrisburg’s Dajahnae Brannon sets scoring record in District 3 playoff loss to Cumberland Valley
MECHANICSBURG — Cumberland Valley shook off a slow start and ran down visiting Harrisburg for a 50-43 win Friday night to make the District 3 Class 6A semifinals. Harrisburg jumped on Cumberland Valley for a 13-5 lead after the first quarter but the home team made enough plays to rally. The Lady Eag
Steelton police seek help to find missing man
STEELTON, Pa. (WHTM) - Steelton police are looking for a man who has been missing for two weeks. Dean Ash was last seen February 8 in the 300 block of Frank S. Brown Boulevard, police said in a news release.
Pennsylvania man allegedly attacks a sheriff's deputy in Chautauqua County
MAYVILLE, N.Y. — A Pennsylvania man is facing charges for allegedly attacking a sheriff's deputy on Friday night. According to Chautauqua County Police, deputies pulled over Steven Combs, 25, near the town of Mina shortly before midnight.
2 attempted robbery at Camp Hill bank, police say
CAMP HILL, Pa. (WHTM) - Two men tried to rob a Camp Hill bank on Friday but could not get past the secured doors, police said. The attempted robbery occurred at the Peoples Bank, at 3100 Market Street.
Man scares away intruder in Harrisburg
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Police in Harrisburg are investigating an attempted break-in that has some neighbors surprised by the timing of incident. The victim says he saw someone trying to get inside his home on the 1700 block Susquehanna Street Wednesday afternoon during the snow storm.
High winds and saturated soil: A dangerous combination
Harrisburg — High winds and saturated soil. A nasty combination that could prove dangerous this weekend. You’re going to want to look at your yard for potential issues. Trees could prove unstable with the soil and wind.
Pennsylvania to auction over 360 used, seized vehicles
GRANTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) - More than 360 vehicles, either seized by police or formerly used by state agencies, will go on sale by auction next week. The state's first vehicle auction of the year will be held Tuesday at Manheim Keystone Pennsylvania, at 488 Firehouse Road in Grantville, beginning at 10
Teachers, residents press for information on reported rape of student at Harrisburg middle school
Harrisburg School District teachers say they haven’t heard a word from the administration about a report that a teenager was charged with raping another student at Rowland Middle School in December.
Strong winds expected to sweep through Ohio, Pennsylvania
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The FirstEnergy Corporation says that it is prepared to deal with powerful gusts that are expected to affect Ohio, Pennsylvania, and four other states this weekend.
Former Detroit Man Facing 23 Charges in Pennsylvania
NEW CASTLE, PA – A 35-year-old man, formerly of Detroit, is in custody facing 23 charges in Pennsylvania after being on the run for 2 1/2 years. According to New Castle News, Ernest Chapman was arrested by New Castle police on January 31st, 2019. 2 1/2 years ago Chapan was involved in a police pursu
Free ice skating, s’mores coming to Harrisburg’s second Ice & Fire Festival
A number of elemental-themed events and attractions are planned for Harrisburg’s second Ice & Fire festival. At a press conference, Harrisburg mayor Eric Papenfuse announced that the festival would be held from 1-9 p.m. on March 2 on Second Street between Market and Pine streets in Harrisburg.
Here are Harrisburg's top 3 Southeast Asian spots
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Southeast Asian spots around Harrisburg, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.
Rodent-like droppings, flypaper in storage area: Dauphin County restaurant inspections
The following Dauphin County restaurants were found to have violated Pennsylvania's health and safety regulations during inspections between Jan. 27-Feb. 2. Inspections are overseen by the Department of Agriculture. The department notes that in many cases violations are corrected by the restaurant b
Boys Basketball Roundup: Harrisburg and Chambersburg earn hard-fought victories; Cumberland Valley falls to Wilson West Lawn
Cumberland Valley's District 3 run came to an end as top-seeded Wilson West Lawn dropped the Eagles 60-53 in Friday's Quarterfinal match-up. The Eagles led after three quarters, but the Bulldogs ended the contest on a 19-11 run to overtake the lead and seal the win.