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Current power outages in Erie

Update: As of 9:30 p.m. Friday, the number of people without power in Erie has gone down to 58 total. There are 13 reported power outages in the City of Erie, 44 still in Harborcreek, and less than five in Millcreek. Update: As of 9 p.m. Friday, the numbers continue to fluctuate as there are […]
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Police identify two suspects accused of shooting at police over the weekend

Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) have identified two suspects involved in a weekend shootout, charging them with attempted homicide of a police officer. According to police, the suspects shot at state troopers as well as an Erie City Police Officer on Erie’s west side. Chelsea Swift was live from the 1600 block of Chestnut Street to […]
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Motorcyclist Injured in East Erie Crash

A motorcyclist was injured in a crash on Erie's east side Friday afternoon. It was reported at E. 24th and German St. around 3:36 p.m. The motorcycle collided with another vehicle, according to reports at the scene. There's no word on who is at fault. The crash caused the motorcycle...

New Donut Shop Opens in Erie, Quickly Sells Out

Erie's newest donut shop got off to a big start Friday morning. Erie Donut Factory opened for the first time at 5 a.m. and promptly sold out by 5:30 a.m. It is located in the Summit Plaza on Peach St. The owners said they have more than 30 varieties of...

New green space park, trail opens in City of Corry

The City of Corry was celebrating a special addition to the community on Friday. Dozens of folks got a first hand look at a new green space park and trail. Brian Wilk explains.  The new three-acre green space park and 1,400 foot limestone trail sits on Mead Street across from Mead Park. The trail is also […]

Life on the Alpaca Farm

You get used to seeing cows along the side of the road when traveling through the countryside of Northwestern Pennsylvania and the neighboring counties of New York and Ohio. But, sometimes you may see another type of animal. Near Spartansburg, you can observe wonderful animals called alpacas. Tina Hays and...

Where to find a ‘reel’ good fishing spot in Erie

(WJET/WFXP/ — Whether you live in Erie or are visiting, Lake Erie offers many opportunities for family fishing within walking, biking, or short driving distance of downtown. But where can you go? Presque Isle is the prime spot around Erie, with an average of 1.5 million fish caught each year, according to the Pennsylvania Fish […]

Glenwood Flea to Welcome Shoppers, Vendors Saturday

The Glenwood Flea will welcome shoppers and vendors for its first event of the summer Saturday, July 2. It runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. indoors at the Flo Fabrizio Ice Center. People of all ages can check out a fusion of local artisan vendors to your average flea market sales with products spanning from crocheted creations, hand-poured candles, loads of books and second-hand treasures, according to organizers.

Keeping your furry friends safe and calm during fireworks

In addition to those cookouts, many of us are also looking forward to fireworks this weekend. But, not all family members like those fireworks. That would be some of our four legged family members. Briaunna Malone was live from the control room with tips from local pet experts on how to keep Fido safe and calm […]

Plan your next camping trip this holiday weekend

(WJET/WFXP/ — Summer is officially here, and it’s the perfect time to spend your time outside and truly experience the outdoors. Erie has a host of camping spots, whether you’re an experienced or amateur camper. If you want to stick close to the lake or if you prefer the woods, here are some places around […]

Black Bear Caught On Camera Near Falconer

FALCONER – A black bear was spotted near the Village of Falconer on Friday afternoon. WNY News Now viewer Kelly Perry shared video of the bear in the area of Gerry Levant Road and Route 394 around 1:30 p.m. The bear, Perry says, was spotted running through residential back...

The Big Cheese food truck prepares for the Erie Food Truck Festival

The Big Cheese Food Truck showed us their unique flair for the classic sandwich. You can check them out this weekend at the fifth annual Erie food truck festival in Lawrence Park. Expect a packed lineup of local food trucks and local bands. The food truck festival kicks off this...

Downtown Erie Food Tour

Learn the history and culture of Erie's beautiful downtown area while enjoying delicious food from locally owned restaurants, bakeries, and specialty shops. We'll stroll through the heart of Erie's business district, pass by legendary entertainment venues, and visit the establishments that have made a lasting imprint on our city. Whether you're an Erie native or you're just visiting our city by the bay, this is the perfect lunchtime activity for anyone who enjoys eating good food and learning a little bit along the way. (Pre-purchased tickets required – visit for more information).