June 30, 2017 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Williamsport, State College chosen as region's medical marijuana dispensaries sites

HARRISBURG — A local company hoping to land a medical marijuana dispensary permit was not chosen by the state.Power Plant Medicinal, based in Pittston and with plans for a facility adjacent to the Marion Heights co-generation plant, was not on the st More...

'Pennies for Pages' fundraiser a huge success

SHAMOKIN — “Pennies for Pages” was a first-year donation-based program by the Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library designed to help fund the purchase of books and other reading materials.According to library board president Frank Konopka and treasur More...

Suspected bank robber trial has been postponed

SUNBURY — A suspected bank robber will need to wait at least one more month before he can stand trial because the court system has not found an attorney to represent him.  More...

MC Township denies permit reduction request

ATLAS — The Mount Carmel Township Board of Supervisors denied a request from the Mount Carmel Municipal Authority (MCMA) to reduce a street opening permit fee for a sewer replacement project from $50,100 to $6,800 at its monthly meeting Wednesday.&nb More...

UPMC reports 26 heroin overdoses in 24 hours

WILLIAMSPORT — UPMC Susquehanna, which operates hospitals in Williamsport and Wellsboro, issued an alarming warning Thursday afternoon about heroin overdoses. The company said its emergency department and pre-hospital services teams had treated More...

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