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Hometown Hero: PA Beautiful

(WHTM) — Tuesday’s hometown heroes are helping protect local water resources as well as improving the health of local communities. The Giant Company and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced the recipients of the 2022 Healing Planet Grant Program. More than $300,000 in funding was distributed throughout the Commonwealth; A $10,000 contribution was made towards the Harrisburg area YMCA for its urban garden.

MUST SEE: Loco loses his pants on LIVE TV

This week the Altoona Curve takes on the Harrisburg Senators from Tuesday through Sunday! Director of Marketing, Promotions, & Special Events at the Altoona Curve Mike Kessling stops by Studio 814 with Loco…and let’s just say things get pretty crazy!. Tuesday, June 28th Ticket Offer: 2-For-Tuesday. Enjoy buy...

Dead Harrisburg mayor Stephen Reed goes out with bang as personal gun collection fires up auction prices

Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen R. Reed took lots of political fire for turning his personal passion for collecting Wild West artifacts into a city-funded venture. But it was his personal gun collection that fired up auction prices as more of the late mayor’s vast estate was sold off over the weekend, bringing in “well over $100,000″ total, the auction company said.

New Dollar General now open in Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Dollar General has announced a new retail location on 7967 Derry Street in Harrisburg which officially opened on Monday, June 27. Dollar General stores provide local residents with household essentials such as food, cleaning supplies, paper products, over-the-counter medicines, hygiene products, baby items and more. This new Harrisburg location will include “new and stylish home décor”, as well as an expanded party preparation selection. Hours for this location can be found online or through the Dollar General app.

Adams County man throws TV at woman, slams her to ground

ADAMS COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — On June 25, at approximately 9:41 p.m., 30-year-old Justin Beamer of Abbottstown was accused of assaulting a 29-year-old female, also from Abbottstown, after he threw a TV at her and then slammed her to the ground by her neck. Get daily news, weather, breaking...

Mayor Gainey calls on Harrisburg for stronger gun legislation

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - It was a simple request from Pittsburgh mayor, Ed Gainey.Pass what he calls commonsense gun reform or let cities make their own laws. But opponents say more laws are not going to solve the problem."Give us a right to ban military-style assault weapons in our street," Gainey said in an impassioned appearance.Mayor Gainey said enough is enough. He said younger people are dying each day."If we don't do something now, the age will continue to get smaller," the mayor added.But opponents, like Firearms Owners Against Crime, said, allowing cities to have the power won't solve the problem."Are they trying to actually reduce crime and stop murders or have a feel-good motion to try and ban certain tools that get used," Jim Stoker said. Stoker is affiliated with Firearms Owners Against Crime.Mayor Gainey said the city plans to continue working with neighborhood groups.And the city said it's appealing to Pennsylvania's Supreme Court – a lower court ruling that would not allow their assault weapons ban from going into effect.

Sports return for Harrisburg middle school students

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — After nearly 10 years sports will return for middle schoolers in the Harrisburg School District. The reason why there were no sports for middle school students was because of past budget decisions. Superintendent Eric Turman says passing this was a priority in letting young people have the opportunity to play sports, […]

Governor Wolf Announces Commonwealth, Norfolk Southern Operating Agreement to Expand Western Pa. Passenger-Rail Access

Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Norfolk Southern Corporation (NS) have reached an agreement to expand passenger rail access in western Pennsylvania. The milestone follows a February 2022 announcement that the parties would jointly examine opportunities to eliminate chokepoints and improve Pennsylvania’s rail system to better permit freight and passenger trains to operate together.