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Police investigating a residential burglary in Shippensburg Borough

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. — On June 23, around 9 p.m., the Shippensburg Police Department was called to the 100 block of Hollar Ave. for a residental burglary. Following an investigation, police say entry was made into the house and multiple items were stolen. Police are looking through surveillance footage...
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Gettysburg Hospital Thrift Shop will close

The Gettysburg Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop on Gettysburg Square will close in its current location as of August 31. Future plans are still up in the air. “WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital and the Gettysburg Hospital Auxiliary have made the difficult decision to end the lease of the Gettysburg Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop located at 10 Lincoln Square in Gettysburg, effective Aug. 31, 2022,” said Wellspan Communications Director Jason McSherry. “Hospital and auxiliary leaders are currently discussing future options for the thrift store and we will share more details as they are finalized,”
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Miss West Virginia Pageant Saturday night in Martinsburg

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The Miss West Virginia Pageant is Saturday night in Martinsburg. Miss West Virginia and Miss West Virginia Outstanding Teen will be both be crowned. Reigning Miss West Virginia Jaelyn Wratchford said it’s gone fast. “You know when you win you only get 365 days but...

Citizens Protest Supreme Court Decision Striking Roe V. Wade

They gathered at the Square Corner in Downtown Frederick Friday afternoon. Frederick, Md (KM) A large crowd gathered at the Square Corner in Downtown Frederick Friday afternoon to protest the US Supreme Court’s decision striking down Roe V. Wade, which since 1973 guaranteed a woman’s right to an abortion.

Boonsboro could need more money for reservoir replacement, but that might not be a problem

BOONSBORO — As the price to replace Boonsboro's nearly 70-year-old water reservoir goes up, the town may secure more federal funding. Since being quoted a cost of $4.1 million to replace the reservoir — and securing substantial funding — the estimated cost has increased by over $2 million. At the same time, the U.S. House passing the bipartisan Water Resources Development Act of 2022 could provide an avenue to secure an additional $5 million in funding.

Maryland State Police Identifies Troopers Who Apprehended Murder Suspect In The June 9th Washington County Shootings

SMITHSBURG, MD – Maryland State Police have identified the troopers who helped apprehend the man charged with shooting five people, including three fatally and injuring a Maryland state trooper Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Washington County. The troopers helped apprehend Joe Louis Esquivel, 23, of Hedgesville, West Virginia. He...

CO gas at Chambersburg store sends 15 to hospitals

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Nearly 30 people were evaluated by medics after high levels of carbon monoxide were detected inside a Kohl's department store on Norland Avenue Thursday morning, a Chambersburg official said. The high level of the gas was caused by improper use of propane-powered construction equipment being used...
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Inmate escapes custody, takes ambulance

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is searching for an escaped inmate after he escaped custody in an ambulance, fleeing to the Robinwood area Wednesday afternoon. Police were blocking off intersections in Jefferson County just off Pinson Valley Parkway around 5 p.m. Wednesday. There was a heavy police presence in the Robinwood area with multiple agencies responding to the area.

Two juveniles among three killed in Adams County crash

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Three people were killed in a crash in Adams County on Wednesday and officials say two of them were juveniles. Pennsylvania State Police said a 2011 Jeep flew off the 1800 block of Pine Run Road in Hamilton Township and hit a tree in a cow pasture. The crash happened around 12:18 p.m.

Renovated 1890 farmhouse and acreage close at $1.3 million

The home on almost 27 acres of farmland at 1526 Arnoldtown Road, Jefferson, is last week’s top house. Closing at $1.3 million, it listed for $1.275 million. The estate home was built in 1890 and has been renovated/restored from top to bottom with traditional and modern features, including a gourmet kitchen, the restored hardwood staircase that extends up to two upper levels, a game room/entertainment area was created on the third level complete with a dry bar, refrigerator, skylights and access to a balcony with extensive views of the property. Outside is a private oasis complete with a 10-foot deep in-ground pool, a gazebo and patio. The basement has been enlarged and improved for utilities and storage. The three-car garage also has attic storage space.

Carbon Monoxide Incident at Kohls on Norland

At 9:34 a.m. on June 23, 2022, Penn State Health EMS department responded to 955 Norland Avenue, Kohl’s, for the report of an unconscious patient. That EMS unit arrived on the scene at 9:38 a.m. and as they entered the building, a carbon monoxide alarm that was attached to their equipment bag activated indicating that carbon monoxide was present.

Fire Damages Home In Washington County

No injuries were reported. Fire at 12715 Allanthus Dr. (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office) Hagerstown, Md (KM) The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of a house fire Wednesday night in Hagerstown. At around 9:45 PM, fire fighters were dispatched to 12715 Allanthus...