Lebanon County, PAWGAL

Kortne Stouffer disappeared 9 years ago

The FBI put out a tweet asking for information about the disappearance of Kortne Stauffer. It was nine years ago Thursday that the then 21-year-old woman was last seen at her apartment in Palmyra, Lebanon County. The FBI said her family is still hoping someone will come forward with information...
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Pottsville Republican Herald

Peach Mountain development under construction in Norwegian Township

POTTSVILLE — Construction is underway on a subdivision on Peach Mountain. Grande Construction, of Reading, is building a 50-lot subdivision on the mountain in Norwegian Township. The development will consist of single-family homes and be known as Granbury Manor Estates. The paved driveway is visible from Peach Mountain Road, along...
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Reading, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Reading SD student killed in house fire, grief counseling available

READING, Pa. - Reading School District officials say counseling services are being made available following the news of a student death. A 9-year-old Amanda Stout Elementary student was killed in a house fire in Reading Thursday morning. The boy died at the hospital after being rushed from the scene of...
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Mahanoy City, PAPottsville Republican Herald

Forum discusses ending discrimination in the county

MAHANOY CITY — Community members and county officials came together for a “Time to Talk” forum Thursday discussing how to address discrimination and racism in the county. Jesus Carmona, of New Minersville, said he wanted to start discussions about discrimination in the community to protect future generations from experiencing what...
Lancaster, PAabc27.com

Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association encouraging COVID vaccinations to avoid surge

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) — After a productive conversation with state leaders on Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association (PRLA) is looking to keep it going—this time, with its members. They hope more people in the hospitality industry will roll up their sleeves and get their shots, especially with cases spiking yet again. Ben Fileccia thinks another surge could complicate things again.
Harrisburg, PAlocal21news.com

Jurassic Encounter at Farm Show Complex

The Jurassic Encounter Drive-Through is in town. The event is taking place at the Farm Show Complex parking lot in Harrisburg. The exhibit offers about 70 life-sized dinosaurs and fossils, making it the largest touring dinosaur exhibit. Those who attend the event will be taken back to a prehistoric setting...
Muhlenberg Township, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Berks Cares Vaccine Center will give final COVID-19 shot

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. - After more than 5,500 doses given since May 3, the Berks Cares Vaccine Center will be giving its final COVID-19 shot on Saturday. "We probably hit a home run, but I would love to have hit a grand slam," County Commissioner Kevin Barnhardt, reflecting on the Berks Cares Vaccine Center. "We felt though we did our best to vaccinate as many people as possible."
Schuylkill County, PAskooknews.com

PennDOT Announces Road Work Scheduled for Next Week in Schuylkill County

-------------------------------- North Union Twp. Between: Ringtown Borough and Columbia County Line. Restriction: Lane restriction with flagging. Restrictions in effect (time of day): 06:00 AM To 02:00 PM. ---------------------------------- New Castle/ Blythe Twps. Road name: PA 61. Between: St. Clair Borough and Frackville Borough. Type of work: Pothole Patching. Restriction: Lane...
Berks County, PAReading Eagle

Storms and showers march through Berks County

Showers and storms rolled through Berks County on Thursday afternoon under a tornado watch. For most of Berks, there were only a few downpours and rumbles of thunder but in northeast Berks — the Topton-Maxatawny areas — there was a brief tornado warning and severe thunderstorm warning. Those warnings ran...
Harrisburg, PAPosted by
WPXI Pittsburgh

Transportation funding panel advancing a $15.6B package

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A transportation funding commission set up by Gov. Tom Wolf to find ways to end Pennsylvania’s reliance on its gas tax will issue a $15.6 billion package of recommendations, which lean heavily on shifting to a vehicle-miles-traveled fee that numerous states are exploring. The Transportation Revenue Options...
Hershey, PADelaware County Daily Times

Rock Music Menu: Guns N’ Roses kick off tour in Hershey, first look at Mammoth WVH

It’s hard to believe the Guns N’ Roses reunion tour has been going for more than five years at this point – obviously with one not counting due to Covid – but as a whole the trek has surprised and silenced any doubters who thought it would be a disaster, delivering three hour long shows, punctuality and jaw-dropping setlists. The latest run of concerts kicks off this Saturday at Hershey Park Stadium, and it has all the makings to be a doozy – in the best sense of the word.