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Police seeking to identify four suspects from retail theft in Lancaster County
LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– Police are seeking assistance in identifying four suspects who committed retail theft. On November 23 around 4:10 a.m., two men and two women entered the Tommy Hilfiger outlet store in Lancaster and concealed merchandise before exiting the store without making any attempt to p
UPMC Pinnacle to close hospital in Lancaster by March 2019, transition services to Lititz location
HARRISBURG — UPMC Pinnacle announced Tuesday that its hospital in Lancaster will close early next year. In a news release, the Harrisburg-based company said that by March 2019, inpatient services will be centralized at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, located at 1500 Highlands Drive in Warwick Township. The fu
Flurries, light snow possible overnight, early Thursday in Lancaster County
Light snow could fall early Thursday in Lancaster County, making for slick roads during the morning commute. Millersville University meteorologist Eric Horst said in a tweet that a period of flurries or light spotty snow could fall late tonight into early Thursday.
L-L wrestling: Here's a look at the timeline for 2018-19 and previews of the sections
Lancaster-Lebanon League wrestling begins in earnest Wednesday night with a full slate of matches across the three sections. With Manheim Central making its annual run deep into the football postseason, the Barons have been without wrestlers who also play football.
’Significant injuries’ suffered in pedestrian crash in Lancaster County
A Denver woman suffered significant injuries in a pedestrian crash Monday evening, according to Ephrata police. The woman, 62, not identified by police, was hit in the 100 block of East Main Street in Ephrata around 6:07 p.m. Monday, police said.
Coroner identifies bicyclist killed in Route 30 crash in Lancaster County
LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.-- UPDATE (3:54 p..m.): The individual killed Monday morning on Lincoln Highway East has been identified as 26-year-old Alimber Rios, the coroner confirms to FOX43.
$1 million bail set for woman charged in crash that killed 2 teens
The Lancaster County woman accused of causing a crash that killed two Warwick High School students in October is free on bail. Debra Slaymaker-Walker, 63, appeared in before District Judge Edward Tobin for a preliminary arraignment Tuesday morning, according to court documents.
Woman charged in deadly Lititz crash arraigned in Lancaster County Court
LITITZ, Lancaster County — Debra S. Slaymaker-Walker, the Lancaster County woman accused of causing the chain-reaction crash that killed two Warwick High School students last month, had her first court proceedings in Lancaster County Court on Tuesday after being charged in the crash earlier this mon
2 students struck, injured near Lancaster school
LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - Two George Washington Elementary School students were injured when they were struck by a pickup truck on their way to school Tuesday morning, the School District of Lancaster said.
Reviewing downtown Lancaster’s transformation: We’ve got our ‘wow’ back [The Scribbler]
“Downtown has a very healthy and growing vibe. Folks are just happy to be downtown,” a local restaurant owner told LNP’s Tim Mekeel for a Sunday LNP story. “We have a nice balance of restaurants, retail, galleries and cultural institutions,” added a downtown promotion official.
Driver slams vehicle into Lancaster County car wash
LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - Police in Manheim Township say a 50-year-old woman drove to the Mister Hotshine on Manheim Pike for a wash when things took an unexpected turn on Saturday afternoon.
Man spit on, tried to head-butt officer: police
A Lancaster County man faces felony aggravated assault charges after police said he spat on two officers and tried to head-butt one of them during an arrest. Nathaniel R. Good, 21, of Stevens faces the two felony counts of aggravated assault, as well as lesser charges of disorderly conduct and publi
Police: 18-year-old suffers head, facial injuries after running into the side of a school bus in Columbia
LANCASTER COUNTY — An 18-year-old man was taken to the hospital Monday after he ran into the side of a school bus in Columbia, police say. The man was crossing the first block of North Third Street by the alley just before 3 p.m. when he hit the left front quarter panel and mirror of the Graybill In
Woman struck by minivan in Ephrata, police say
LANCASTER COUNTY — A 62-year-old woman sustained “significant injuries” after she was struck by a minivan in Ephrata Monday, according to police. The incident occurred around 6 p.m. in the 100 block of East Main Street.
Who's News: Lancaster County hirings and promotions
Here's a roundup of recent hirings and promotions of management-level employees who live or work in Lancaster County. • WellSpan Health has hired Dr. Paul J. Sisbarro to lead a new specialty practice, WellSpan Urology, at 175 Martin Ave., Ephrata.
PennDOT: Safety a 'shared responsibility' between drivers, pedestrians
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - It has been an especially dangerous and at times, deadly, few days in the midstate for pedestrians. Tuesday around 8:30a.m., a seven-year-old boy and his eight-year-old sister were hit by a truck in Lancaster County near the George Washington Elementary School. The siblings
Reading man accused of forcing Lancaster man to withdraw $100 from ATM
MANOR TOWNSHIP, Lancaster County — A 27-year-old Reading man is facing charges of robbery, unlawful restraint, theft, and terroristic threats after Manor Township Police say he forced a man to withdraw $100 from his ATM account under threat of injury.
More than 700 free doses of Narcan have been given out in Lancaster County this year
For Lancaster County residents interested in saving the life of someone who overdoses on prescription painkillers or heroin, Pennsylvania’s big giveaway this Thursday is not the only way to get naloxone for free.
Elizabethtown man facing charges after having sexual contact with minor
LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– An Elizabethtown man is facing charges after it was found he had sexual contact with a minor. Austin Keller, 19, is facing involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, corruption of minors, and indecent assault among other related charges.
Contractors association honors 12 Lancaster County construction firms
Twelve contractors based in Lancaster County were honored recently for outstanding work by the Keystone Chapter of Associated Builders & Contractors. The top winner in the annual “Excellence in Construction” competition was Benchmark Construction. Benchmark earned 11 awards — four excellence awards