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August rain causes county flooding
July and August have seen more rain than normal, according to the National Weather Service in State College, which issued a flash flood watch into Tuesday for the county.
Elkland man charged with threats, assault
by Cheryl A. ClarkeELKLAND - James P. Johnson, 25, Elkland, was charged with two counts of terroristic threats, simple assault and reckless endangerment following a domestic dispute Friday, Aug. 10, at the residence.According to state police at Mansfield, Johnson threatened two women with a handgun.
Robert A. Lewis is wanted by the Elmira Police Department
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Robert A. Lewis is wanted by the Elmira Police Department. Lewis is charged with petit larceny, obstruction of governmental administration, criminal possession of a controlled substance and robbery.
Early deadline for Labor Day holiday
Articles may be dropped off at the office at 25 East Avenue, Wellsboro; mailed to PO Box 118, Wellsboro, PA 16901; faxed to 570-724-2278 or emailed firstname.lastname@example.org.
Power outages due to tractor trailer crash
LAWRENCEVILLE, Pa. (18 NEWS) - On Tuesday evening, a tractor trailed crashed into a utility pole in Lawrenceville, Pa - causing nearly 650 homes to lose power.
Governor Cuomo issues state of emergency for portions of Finger Lakes, Southern Tier and CNY
ALBANY, N.Y. (PRESS RELEASE) - Governor Cuomo has declared a State of Emergency for Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Schulyer, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Wayne, Yates, and contiguous counties through August 21, according to his office.
A wet summer even before this week and more rain on the way
Without even counting this week's storms and flooding, it's been a record-breaking summer for rainfall, at least in the Elmira area, and the rest of the Twin Tiers has been drenched as well.
Last audition opportunity for ‘Change of Scenery’ is this Sunday
This Sunday, Aug. 19 at 5:30 p.m. is the last opportunity to audition for the October production of “Change of Scenery,” the Hamilton-Gibson Women’s Project for 2018, in the Gallery at the Warehouse Theatre, 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro.Its focus is on gender; specifically what roles are available to m
Best restaurants to dine at during the 2018 Little League World Series
The Williamsport area has most of the chain restaurants like Olive Garden, Denny's, Pizza Hut, Starbucks and Perkins but also has popular locally-owned establishments.
Little League World Series 2018: Bracket, schedule, teams, and scores
The top 12- and 13-year-old baseball teams on the planet are in Williamsport, Pennsylvania for the 2018 Little League World Series, with 16 teams set to play 32 games over 11 days to determine a champion. Actually, there will be two champs, with eight United States teams playing in one bracket and e
Sewer plant rebuild gets $9.25 million
by Natalie KennedyBLOSSBURG – A new sewer plant is one step closer to reality with the arrival of a loan and grant totaling more than $9.25 million.Borough manager George Lloyd announced the borough received a $4,628,000 loan and a $4,635,000 grant from the USDA’s Rural Utility Services at the Aug.
Auditions for ‘The Crucible’ are Aug. 17-19
Auditions for Hamilton-Gibson’s production of “The Crucible” will be held in the Gallery at the Warehouse Theatre, 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro his Friday and Saturday, Aug. 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m. and this Sunday, Aug. 19 at 1 p.m. . Ward Manufacturing is the play’s sponsor.Written by the late Arthur M
Liberty Post Office Building Dedicated to Staff Sergeant Ryan Scott Ostrom
What: Liberty Post Office building dedication ceremony to Liberty High School graduate, Staff Sergeant Ryan Scott Ostrom - per Public Law 115-139.When: Saturday, August 18 at NoonWhere: Liberty Post Office, 4514 Williamson Trail, Liberty PA
Rehearsals for HG Youth Choir coming up
This coming Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 20 and 21 are the dates of the first rehearsals for the four Hamilton-Gibson Children and Youth Choirs.Second through twelfth graders who want to participate are encouraged to attend one of the rehearsals whether they have or have not registered for the Hamilton-
Hickory Fest returns to Wellsboro area with three days of roots music
Touring since 1989, Donna the Buffalo’s music has roots in old-time fidde tunes and has evolved into a electric Americana mix infused with elements of Cajun-zydeco, folk-rock, reggae and bluegrass.
Flash Flooding: The latest on State of Emergency, road closures, water levels
TheState of Emergencyorders in Broome, Tioga, Schuyler, Chemung and other affected counties remain, with no unnecessary travel, especially in areas impacted by flash flooding.
FLOODING IN THE TWIN TIERS: Updated Travel in the Southern Tier
Currently, only one closure remains on the State System on State Route 352 between Main St. and River St. in Big Flats, Chemung County; however, several closures remain on local roads.
Man who lived weeks with murdered girlfriend's body loses appeal
Gooden-Reid, 37, pleaded guilty in 2016 to third-degree murder and other charges related to the death of Kristina Pipe, 22, of Williamsport. He is serving astate prison term of 30 to 60 years.
Ottawa intervenes to get 13-year-old ball player to Little League World Series
Japan and Texas line the baselines at Lamade Stadium during introductions before the Little League World Series Championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017. Canada is looking to make history at the Little League World Series in Pennsylvania this week by becoming the
Botched Home Invasion in Savona, State Police looking for information
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