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Warm Weather Creates Concern for Some Fruit Farmers

LIMESTONE TOWNSHIP — A February day warm enough to go outside and play football is, for most of us, considered a good day, but some farmers feel differently. 295 more words


Helpful Employee Wins Hearts of Shoppers

MONTOURSVILLE — Shoppers in Lycoming County have taken notice of a grocery store employee who goes above and beyond to make sure his customers leave with a smile… 328 more words


Virtual Reality Improves Lessons in Lycoming County

LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP — A school in the Williamsport area is using virtual reality technology to expand its lesson plans.

A teacher at the Lycoming Valley Intermediate School uses virtual reality glasses with his class to take them outside the classroom without even leaving their chairs. 296 more words


Pedestrian Hit, Killed Near Montoursville

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP — A man crossing a road in Lycoming County was hit and killed early Thursday morning.

State police say Cheney Orwig, 29, from Montoursville, was dropped off at a bus stop near his work. 325 more words


Admitted Murderer Sentenced for Home Invasion, Other Charges

WILLIAMSPORT — An admitted murderer from Bradford County, already sentenced to life, had more years added to that sentence.

Wednesday afternoon, he was sentenced in Lycoming County court to more than 60 additional years for a slew of charges, including attempted homicide and arson. 394 more words


Cab Driver Gets Justice after Williamsport Shooting

WILLIAMSPORT — The man who shot and robbed his cab driver back in 2014 was sentenced in Williamsport on Tuesday.

“A bitter, bitter situation.”

That’s what Dante Washington’s sister said in court before her brother was sentenced to 36 to 72 years in state prison. 341 more words


Investigated Attorney Files Complaint Against Lycoming County D.A.

HUGHESVILLE — An attorney in Lycoming County is making harsh accusations against the county district attorney.

Attorney Mary Kilgus says Lycoming County District Attorney Eric Lindhart intentionally targeted her for a criminal investigation since she is his political rival for a judge’s seat. 353 more words