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PA Man Charged With Attempted Murder
MILFORD TOWNSHIP, P.A. - Pennsylvania State Police charged a man with attempted murder Monday for an incident that took place November 29. According to police, Timothy Graf, 31 of Montrose, fired his rifle at his victim, a 31-year old woman from New Milford, on State Route 706 near its intersection
Christmas coat drive in Susquehanna County
MONTROSE, SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - Christmas is a time for giving and a community in Susquehanna County is coming together to make sure those in need have a warm coat for winter.
Renovo police lauded for drug arrest
RENOVO — With the December Renovo council meeting coming just five days following a large drug bust in which a Renovo woman was charged with possessing an estimated $8,000 in cocaine along with other drugs and paraphernalia, the Renovo Police Department received applause numerous times over the cour
Local History: Police bust 'hippies' for growing, smoking pot
After a yearlong sting, Susquehanna County authorities and state troopers raided two farmhouses 50 years ago and busted several people for growing and smoking marijuana. The arrest of four “hippies,” as the Dec. 15, 1968, Scranton Times story called them, was sparked by a tip from New York authoriti
How construction of the innovative but divisive Union Canal led Myerstown to a town brawl over Christmas 1793
The physical scale of the canal planned by the Schuylkill and Susquehanna Navigation Company appears gargantuan even to our modern eyes. In its original plan, the waterway would see goods enter the system at the Delaware River just north of where the Ben Franklin Bridge stands today, and then travel
Thief who stole package from Pennsylvania man's porch gets smelly surprise
SHAMOKIN, PA (WSYR-TV) - 61-year old Robert Lynch of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania is not your average homeowner. Thieves have broken into his car twice within the past three years. The first time he had nearly $60 worth of change stolen and the second time, $500 worth of tools.
Vestal police investigating reports of shots fired
VESTAL (WBNG) — Vestal police say they are investigating a report of gunshots fired at a car dealership. Vestal Police Sergeant Stace Kintner tells 12 News detectives were at the Matthews car dealership at 3013 Vestal Road on Monday morning investigating the report.
Woman charged in Vestal stabbing
VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Police Department says a woman has been arrested in connection to a fight on the Vestal Parkway Saturday that left a man with stab wounds to his wrist.
These Are The 10 Poorest Cities In New York For 2019
We used science and data to determine which places in New York are basically dead broke. Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the poorest places in New York.
Truck Driver Rescues Dogs Flung from Moving Vehicle
A truck driver rescued two dogs Wednesday after a motorist flung the animals from a vehicle barreling down an upstate New York highway, police said Friday. State troopers spotted a truck parked on the left side of Interstate 81 north of Binghamton around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, finding the truck driver
Family: Victim on phone with her mother when killed near newborn in Pennsylvania – WABC-TV
Family: Victim on phone with her mother when killed near newborn in Pennsylvania WABC-TV Police believe Tyrese Lynch shot Isis Williams in the head with her 5-day-old daughter in a crib just steps away early Friday morning.
UPDATE: Bear attacks, drags woman outside Pennsylvania home
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Game wardens say a black bear attacked a woman outside her home in Pennsylvania and dragged her more than 80 yards. The attack happened Wednesday in Muncy Creek Township, which is located about 16 miles east of Williamsport, in Lycoming County.
16 To The Rescue: Truffle
Truffle is a 4-year-old pit bull/Labrador mix at True Friends Animal Welfare Center near Montrose. “Amazing dog, he’s one of my favorites. I think every morning when I come in, I walk past his kennel and ask myself, ‘why is he still here?’ He’s one of those, definitely,” said True Friends worker Jon
Montrose: ‘Open’ banner violates zoning
For nearly a year and a half, Brian Welch has used a vertical pennant to alert passersby that his basement level diner is open for business. It was in use until about two weeks ago, when Welch received a visit at The Ave Diner from the zoning officer telling him he was in violation of the town’s zon
Pennsylvania man tells telemarketer: Someone has been 'tied up and gagged'
A trick on a telemarketer went wrong when police responded to a person's house under the ruse that someone had been “tied up and gagged.” On Dec. 13, police performed a welfare check on a person in a home in the 200 block of Spring Meadows Road in East Manchester Township, York County.
This Huge Country Store Makes The Best Homemade Sandwiches In Pennsylvania
How hungry are you? Hungry enough to try what this country store in Pennsylvania calls the “largest sandwiches” in the state? Well, even if you’re not that hungry, spend an hour or two exploring this huge country store that sells plenty of fun items – from old-fashioned penny candy to homemade fresh
Luzerne County flood authority says use of basin for new stormwater project not set in stone
Luzerne County Flood Protection Authority officials want to make it clear they have not approved alterations in the giant Toby Creek detention basin that are a major component of the Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority’s new stormwater fee pollution reduction plan.
Heavy police presence on Vestal Parkway
VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Police Department has responded to an incident in front of the Parkway Plaza. An investigation is underway near a busy stretch of the Vestal Parkway. Officers appear to be searching near the roadway.
Homan to continue as Montrose board chair
In a reorganization vote Monday evening, the Montrose Area School Board re-elected Mary Homan as president and elected member Richard Jordan as vice president. Jordan represents Region 2, which includes Franklin, Bridgewater and Liberty Twps.
Injured puppy is now walking steadily after being tossed out of vehicle
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (WETM) - (Images courtesy of the Broome County Humane Society) One of the puppies thrown out of a car window on Friday is steadily recovering. The Broome County Humane Society said Trooper the beagle pup had a leg amputated due to extensive injuries.