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CRANE COLLAPSE UPDATE: Portions of Route 15 in Union County may open as early as Friday
"If there are no significant issues with the structure and debris can be removed," said Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Executive Sandra Tosca, "we hope to have at least the northbound lanes opened by Friday. I caution we have a number of variables in play for this to happen."
Husband Arrested, Charged in Wife’s Death
"It's scary. I was just worried about my daughter the whole time because you never know if he's out and about. Police saying he could have a gun, you never know," said neighbor Nicholas Hohman.
UPDATE: Hit-and-run pedestrian crash victim in critical condition
Police did not publicly release the name of the individual because they are still looking for the man's family. The Daily Item obtained and confirmed the man's name, and he is listed in critical condition at Geisinger in Danville, according to a hospital spokesman.
Little League World Series 2018: Saturday Scores, Bracket Results and Highlights
The 2018Little League World Seriesreached Day 3 on Saturday in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, and with it, came four more games featuring teams from all around the world.
Severe thunderstorm hits Lancaster County, trees down, roads blocked, lightning strike caused shed fire
A severe thunderstorm hit the northern half of Lancaster County around 6:30 p.m. Friday, causing blocked roadways, power outages and a tree into a home in East Cocalico Township.At 6:24 p.m., firemen were responding to a shed with smoke coming from it after a lightning strike on Milton Grove Road ne
Driver in Hit and Run Identified
Police in Northumberland borough say the driver of a dark-colored Dodge Durango struck the victim around 11 a.m. Friday along Orange and Second Streets. The victim, an elderly man, was crossing the street in a crosswalk at the time.
Route 15 reopened near Winfield where crane tipped causing girder to fall on highway
WINFIELD -- Route 15 reopened between Winfield and Shamokin Dam Friday, two days after a massive girder fell onto the roadway, forcing its closure.
Police searching for damaged white SUV from hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Northumberland
Police are searching for a white SUV with blood on the vehicle and front end damage traveling North on Route 11 from Northumberland, according to communication on public police radio.The vehicle is believed to be involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Orange Street in Northumberland.This i
River Festival closes with music and thanks at After Dark event
Straight On, a Heart cover band, performs at the Sunbury River Festival on Saturday night.Francis Scarcella/The Daily Item
Fantasy Escape Room owner unveils virtual reality gaming system
Jordan Nash, an attendant at Fantasy Escape Room in Lewisburg, plays a game on the one of the new VR stations.By Justin Engle The Daily Item
Rt. 15 open in both directions
WINFIELD – Route 15 is now open to traffic in both directions at the scene of the crane crash that closed the road between Route 304 in Winfield and Route 11 in Monroe Township, PennDOT reported this morning.The left (passing) lane of Route 15 southbound is now open. Both lanes of Route 15 northboun
Severe thunderstorm hits Lancaster County, trees block roads, power outages, lightning strike causes shed fire
A severe thunderstorm hit the northern half of Lancaster County around 6:30 p.m. Friday, causing blocked roadways, power outages to several thousand people and a tree into a home in East Cocalico Township.At 6:24 p.m., firemen were responding to a shed with smoke coming from it after a lightning str
Wide loads complicate Mifflinburg traffic woes
Auto and truck traffic was heavy along Chestnut Street, Mifflinburg, after PennDOT detoured Route 15 traffic through the borough.Photo provided
Canada remains confident despite opening loss at Little League World Series
© Gene J. Puskar/The Associated PressThe Canadian Little League team from Surrey, B.C., participates in the opening ceremony of the 2018 Little League World Series baseball tournament in South Williamsport, Pa.
Shamokin woman charged with arson
Shamokin police arrested Precious Griffin, 35, of North 7th Street, after interviewing her following the incident Aug. 12.
Here's how to stream the Little League World Series online
The Little League World Series kicked off Thursday with the first four games of the series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.Games are scheduled for nearly every day through the end of the series and they’ll be broadcast on several channels. ESPN will have many of the games but some of the games with a
Route 15 likely closed into weekend
WINFIELD — Widespread traffic congestion was expected into a busy weekend after a Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) project crane collapsed Tuesday night.The crane, and large steel beam, fell over and onto the right of way of Route 15. Though no injuries were reported, fuel was report
Pair arrested for photographing girl head to court
Following a preliminary hearing in Mount Carmel, District Judge William Cole bound the case over to county court. Ernest Segura, 63, and Monique Thomas, 24, of Upper Road, were arrested last week after troopers said the pair lured the alleged victim to their home.
Little League World Series 2018: Friday Schedule, TV Info and Bracket Prediction
Friday marks Day 2 of the 2018Little League World Series, held annually in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Route 15 open in both directions
Route 15 is now open to traffic in both directions at the scene of the crane crash that closed the road between Route 304 in Winfield, Union County and Route 11 in Monroe Township, Snyder County, according to officials from PennDOT.