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Girls Basketball Roundup: Sam Gress leads Central Dauphin to win; Bridgette Cless has big night for West Perry
Sam Gress knocked down three 3s and finished with 13 points to lead Central Dauphin. The Rams jumped out to a 17-3 lead at the end of the first quarter. Madde Lafrance also had a big night from long-range, scoring nine points on three 3s. Delaney Lackner added eight points.
Traffic stop leads to fraud charges in Lebanon County
SWATARA TWP., Lebanon County, PA. — A traffic stop led to the arrest of two men on identity theft and fraud charges. State Police stopped the suspects for a traffic violation on I-78. Troopers say the men provided false names and dates of birth. Troopers soon discovered the men, Jerry Rojas, 25, and
Bomb threats investigated in York, Lancaster counties, others reported across country
Bomb threats are being reported across the country. At least eight bomb threats are being investigated in Lancaster County today, according to the Lancaster County District Attorney's Office.
Crash slows traffic on Route 22
A crash on Route 22 in Middle Paxton Township has brought traffic to a crawl. The crash happened in the eastbound lanes east of Exit (PA 225 NORTH - HALIFAX/DAUPHIN), according to 511PA.com. Traffic has been restricted to a single lane as a result of the crash.
Mechanicsburg man explains giving up first-class seat in now-viral Facebook post
LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. - It was a simple act of kindness that led to a viral social media post. A woman thanking the man sitting in 2D who gave up his first-class seat for her and her daughter on their way to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia on December sixth. That man wa
Two transformer fires knock out power in parts of Lebanon County
LEBANON, Pa. (WHTM) - Emergency dispatchers say two transformer fires knocked out power in several communities in Lebanon County. Around 8:30 p.m. 20 fire and emergency crews were called to WellSpan Philhaven in Mount Gretna.
UN working with both sides, after hidden tunnels confirmed along Lebanon-Israel ‘Blue Line’
The head of the United Nations peace mission in Lebanon has urged an end to “rumours and speculations” over tunnels which have been discovered along the UN-drawn “Blue Line” – the border demarcation between Lebanon and Israel.
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.
Man dies in wrong-way crash on I-81 ramp
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - A 31-year-old man was killed in a crash while driving the wrong way on an Interstate 81 on-ramp near Harrisburg late Wednesday, police said. The man's name was not immediately released, pending notification of his family.
Crews on scene of fire at WellSpan Philhaven in West Cornwall Twp.
LEBANON COUNTY — Crews are on the scene of a fire at WellSpan Philhaven in West Cornwall Township, according to dispatch. No injuries have been reported, dispatch says. The call came in around 8:30 p.m.
Owner cited after dog found locked in basement cage for at least two days: police
A Lebanon woman is facing dog law violations after police found a dog locked in a cage in her basement earlier this month. Lebanon City Police said they visited the residence of Nahomi Rivera, 22, in the 200 block of East Cumberland Street around 5:38 p.m. on Dec. 2, to investigate a complaint that
Former police chief in PA to serve 9-23 months in prison after guilty plea related to undercover child sex sting
HARRISBURG — A former police chief in Armstrong County will serve between nine and 23 months in prison and three years probation for soliciting sexual acts from an undercover agent posing as a 14-year-old girl online in January, Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Wednesday.
Police need help identifying three suspects from Harrisburg pharmacy robbery
Harrisburg police need help identifying three suspects they say got away with around 2000 hydrocodone pills in a pharmacy robbery on Saturday. Officers were dispatched to the Rite Aid at 2103 N Third Street around 4:53 p.m. Saturday, for a report of a robbery.
Lebanon will form government 'despite obstacles': foreign minister
LONDON (Reuters) - Lebanon will definitely form a new government despite the obstacles, its caretaker foreign minister said on Wednesday, after President Michel Aoun intervened in the stalled process and warned of a "catastrophe" if his efforts failed.
Police in Lancaster County seek suspected package thief
MANHEIM, Lancaster County — Manheim Borough Police have a warning for those who are waiting for packages to be delivered during this busy holiday season: Beware of the grinches who steal them.
Man threatens public with knife-like weapon at Avon Walmart
Yesterday a man threatened the public with a knife-like weapon in the lobby of the Avon Walmart, located at 1355 E Lehman St, before he was arrested by police, as seen in videos going viral today on Facebook.
‘This guy pulled the trigger’: Harrisburg homicide case goes to the jury
Defense Attorney Kristen Weisenberger urged a Dauphin County jury Wednesday not to hang her client, Sidney Michaels, with a what she described as a noose fashioned from lies. Michaels, 24, of Middletown, will spend the rest of his life in prison if that jury convicts him of first- or second-degree m
Lebanon's Aoun says he is intervening in stalled effort to form government
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday he was intervening in stalled efforts to form a new national unity government, warning the country faced "catastrophe" if this failed.
Harrisburg man dies in Dauphin County pedestrian crash
Harrisburg man Michael Powers, 52, died after being hit by a car in Susquehanna Township on Sunday evening. Susquehanna Township police posted to Facebook on Monday, stating that at 6:26 p.m. Tuesday, officers were dispatched to North Front Street at Tuscarora Street for a pedestrian crash.
New York City company acquires 2 Pa. hotels
A New York City company has purchased another hotel in central Pennsylvania. MCR which purchased the TownePlace Suites Harrisburg Hershey in Swatara Township back in August has purchased the Residence Inn by Marriott Harrisburg Carlisle in Middlesex Township.