MCHENRY TOWNSHIP, ADAMS COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)— The Lycoming County Coroner’s Office was called to a scene in Jersey Mills on Wednesday morning along with the Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police, Fire, and EMS personnel. Joseph Shoemaker, age 66, died due to massive blunt force trauma while felling trees says the Lycoming County Coroner’s Office. Officials say Shoemaker […]
EYEWITNESS NEWS (WBRE/WYOU) — On Wednesday, several establishments in central PA were investigated in liquor control enforcement operations performed in Lycoming County. The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement (LCE) released details on recently performed compliance checks. According to investigators, on Wednesday police sent a supervised underage buyer to conduct eight compliance checks […]
JERSEY MILLS, Pa. — A man from southern Pennsylvania was killed on Wednesday while cutting down trees in Lycoming County. Joseph Shoemaker, 66, from Abbottstown in Adams County, died after a tree he was cutting hit him, resulting in injuries that caused his death, according to the coroner. It...
MOUNTOURSVILLE, LYCOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)— People are gearing up for the long holiday weekend, but it’s important to remember safety, especially when getting behind the wheel. Sadly the holidays bring more reckless drivers and alcohol-related crashes. The Montoursville State Police will have extra hands on deck this weekend to help keep drivers safe. It’s the time […]
HARRISBURG, PA – State Department of Health figures released on Wednesday show an increasing number of COVID 19 cases and COVID-related deaths. The department’s weekly update shows 29,664 new cases over the previous seven days, an increase of nearly 2,000 from the previous week. Deaths were also up, 249 recorded in the last week, an increase of 84 over the previous week. The death toll in Clinton County remained unchanged at 127.
MCHENRY TOWNSHIP, ADAMS COUNTY (WOLF) — A man working in McHenry Township is dead after cutting down trees on Wednesday. The Lycoming County Coroner’s Office was called to a scene in Jersey Mills on Wednesday morning along with the Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police, Fire, and EMS personnel. According...
Williamsport, Pa. — Williamsport Bureau of Police are investigating a homicide that occurred at 718 Elmira Street on May 23 at 11:45 p.m. According to a news release, units responded to reports of a victim, identified by the Lycoming County Coroner's office as Malik Davis, 39. Davis was struck by gunfire outside the residence on Elmira Street.
WILLIAMSPORT, LYCOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)– A mother who says her child was assaulted by other kids while on his way home from school is speaking out. The parents are now seeking legal action to ensure this never happens again.
Williamsport, Pa. — The Community Arts Center has received a $3,671 grant to help "weather the storm" of the pandemic, thanks to federal COVID-19 relief funding. The money was awarded by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts.
ALLENWOOD – A man has been accused of seriously injuring an infant he was caring for in Union County while her mother was at work. Owen Wesley Moore, 31, of Cogan Station in Lycoming County, was arraigned Thursday on charges of aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of children. He was committed to the Union County Prison in lieu of $25,000 bail.
WILLIAMSPORT – Four additional charges have been filed against the man charged with killing his then girlfriend in Montoursville in 2003, cutting off her legs and concealing the body for years. Lycoming County Senior Judge Kenneth D. Brown on Tuesday granted over the objection from the defense the prosecution’s...
MUNCY, LYCOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A heartfelt thank you recently from a man who went into cardiac arrest while in Lycoming County. Ralph Hershberger of Jersey Shore felt unwell while driving. He and his wife pulled into a restaurant in Muncy. The staff helped get Ralph into a chair and they called for help. EMS […]
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WOODWARD TOWNSHIP, LYCOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)– Pennsylvania State Police say they are looking for a suspect who filled up on gas and drove away without paying in Woodward Township. Officials say the vehicle’s operator, a 5’7″ person with black hair, filled their gas tank at ‘220 Eatery’ in Woodward Township on Monday, May 16, and drove […]
Williamsport, Pa. — Kids will find "Oceans of Possibilities" this summer at the library when the national summer reading program begins in June. The James V. Brown Library, along with the five other libraries of the Lycoming County Library System, will again participate in the national summer reading program.
A microsurfacing project begins Wednesday on Route 15 in Cogan House, Lewis, and Jackson Townships, and Route 184 in Cogan House Township, Lycoming County. The contractor, Suit-Kote Corporation, will begin work on the microsurfacing project, which will take place at the following locations:. • Route 15 northbound structure over Route...
Harrisburg, Pa. — The Ford Motor Company has agreed to a settlement over claims it misled the public about the fuel economy and payload capacity on some of its vehicles, Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Tuesday. The multistate settlement comes after complaints Ford was falsely advertising the fuel economy...