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Tractor trailer overturns on I-83 North in York County

YORK COUNTY, Pa. — A tractor trailer overturned Thursday night on Interstate 83 North. Crews were dispatched to mile marker 4.5 just before 8 p.m. The Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Department says one passenger car and the tractor trailer were involved in the crash.


‘The Daggone Thing Was Strong’: Police, Neighbors Try To Capture Emu On The Loose In York County

YORK COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — An emu is on the loose in York County. The York Daily Record reports police and neighbors tried to capture the flightless bird, but to no avail. The bird, which is the size of a pre-teen child, has been in the area for around a year, but on Monday, a Northern York County Reg


Pennsylvania lawmaker wants statewide vote on legal marijuana

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - A Pennsylvania senator wants to give voters a say in the debate over recreational marijuana. State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny, Westmoreland) says he will introduce legislation to put a non-binding referendum on the ballot in this November's general election.


What's Happening for Feb. 21

—— CoDependents Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. on Saturdays at the Unitarian Universalists Church, 136 S. Stratton St. Enter by rear door. Contact Cindy K. at 717-357-0907. Support and Deliverance Group meets every Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Praise and Worship Center, 17 Wayne Ave., for people who wish t


York man found squatting in feces-filled room inside vacant building, police say

YORK — A homeless man from York has been charged with criminal trespassing after police discovered him squatting in a feces-filled room inside a vacant building during Wednesday’s winter storm, according to a criminal complaint affidavit.


Designer searching for 'Face of Prom' in York County

A renowned prom dress designer is searching for the Face of Prom 2019 at a weekend-long event in York City — the first ever of its kind, according to store owners. Jovani, a New York-based fashion house known for prom gowns, will host an in-store event featuring two contests at Renaissance Bridal &


Authorities: 3 people found stabbed in Pennsylvania home

FOLSOM, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say three people have been stabbed at Pennsylvania home. But it's not yet clear what sparked the stabbings, which occurred around 10 a.m. Thursday in Ridley.


Pennsylvania prison guard sentenced for sexual abuse of inmate

SCRANTON, Pa. (WHTM) - One of seven prison guards charged with sexually abusing female inmates at a jail in Scranton has pleaded no contest to a count of official oppression. Jeffrey Staff was sentenced after the plea Thursday to nine months of probation. As part of the sentence, Staff is barred fro


Police searching for missing man in York County

YORK COUNTY, Pa.– Police are searching for a missing man. Ronald Trout, 61, was last seen on February 19 around 6:40 p.m. on Locust Grove Road in Windsor Township. Trout is about 5’7″ tall and weighs 215 lbs.


Lost Texas dog found in Pennsylvania

Reading, Pennsylvania - They say dog is man's best friend. For one man in Texas, losing his best friend when she ran off was heart-wrenching. But 9 months later, he got the call that she'd been found all the way in our Pennsylvania!


Pennsylvania boy fatally impaled by glass from shattered picture frame

PHILADELPHIA – Authorities say a 4-year-old boy was killed when a glass-framed photo fell from a wall at his family’s Philadelphia home, spraying the room with chards that struck him in the abdomen.


Police-involved shooting still under investigation

Last week’s police-involved shooting is still being investigated by the Adams County District Attorney’s office, Pennsylvania State Police, the coroner’s office, and county detectives.


Pennsylvania couple accused of stealing $1.2M from church to pay for Walt Disney vacations, Pittsburgh Pirates tickets

A trusted Pennsylvania church administrator and his wife stole around $1.2 million to use on a slew of personal items, including vacations, sporting events and restaurants, officials said.


The Polar Vortex's Impact On Pennsylvania Stink Bugs

If one good thing comes out of the polar vortex that descended upon Pennsylvania earlier this winter, driving up heating bills and driving residents indoors, it could be this: less stink bugs.


Last remaining Ryan’s Buffet Restaurant in Pennsylvania closes

Ryan’s Buffet Restaurant in Hanover has closed. Assets from the restaurant at 342 Eisenhower Drive in York County are part of a liquidation auction, according to the website Auction Nation. Bidding in the auction ends Feb. 21 and includes assets such as kitchen equipment, tables, booths, high chairs


Maryland revokes license of allergy doctor in Columbia and Westminster for misconduct involving teen patients

Dr. Surender K. Vaswani, who treated patients for allergies and asthma in Columbia and Westminster, had his licensed revoked for what the Maryland Board of Physicians concluded was immoral and unprofessional conduct and sexual misconduct.


‘Oops! That wasn’t supposed to happen.’ After Pennsylvania suit, Verizon coughs up promised goodies.

That’s how Verizon began an email apologizing to customers after the Pennsylvania attorney general sued the communications giant for allegedly failing to deliver on marketing promises.


Animals killed in N. Codorus Twp. barn fire

Five goats and 11 chicken perished when a barn in North Codorus Township caught on fire Wednesday. Two animals, a pony and a goat, survived the blaze, according to a fire official.


Several snow-related accidents reported in York County

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) - York County roadways were snow-covered and slippery during Wednesday's winter storm. County 911 operators reported several snow-related accidents throughout the county.


Pennsylvania man sentenced for high speed chase through Guernsey & Belmont counties

ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio — A man who led police on a high speed pursuit through Guernsey and Belmont counties in November has been sentenced. 24-year-old Dakota Iarrusso of McKeesport, Pennsylvania was sentenced to to 2 1/2 years in prison in Belmont County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday. Iarrusso had p