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  • Nebraska at Penn State: Here’s What You Need to Know

    Penn State will play its final home game of the 2017 season on Saturday when the Nittany Lions host Nebraska. The program’s senior class will be honored, and the game is designated a Stripe Out for fans. Due to the inclement weather in Saturday’s forecast, some of the parking areas around Beaver Stadium will be closed Saturday. Go here to see which lots will not be available. The Lions are part of a three-way tie with Michigan and Michigan State […]

  • Retired State Policemen organize card drive for Cpl. Seth Kelly, wounded in Nov. 7 shooting

    The Retired State Police Association of Pennsylvania is organizing a card drive for people to send their best wishes to Cpl. Seth Kelly, who remains hospitalized after being shot in the leg and neck during a Nov. 7 traffic stop in Northampton County. Kelly, who lives in Upper Nazareth Township, is a patient at St. Luke’s University Hospital in Fountain Hill. The Retired State Police Association of Pennsylvania is asking for any cards, store bought or homemade, individual or packaged […]

  • Columbia teenagers will be tried as adults in felony armed robbery case

    COLUMBIA, Lancaster County — Two Columbia teenagers will be tried as an adult for their roles in the armed robbery of two people on the 500 block of Avenue G on Nov. 6, according to the Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office. Savion Allen, 15, and Trenton A. Ulmer, 15, both of Columbia, are charged with Robbery and Criminal Conspiracy to Commit Robbery. The incident happened shortly after 8:40 p.m., Columbia police say. Allen and Ulmer allegedly followed an adult and […]

  • Reward for information on murder of Baltimore Det. Sean Suiter increases to $190,000

    BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Police Department announced Friday that the reward for information leading to an arrest in the murder of Det. Sean Suiter, who was shot and killed in the line of duty Wednesday in West Baltimore, has been increased to $190,000. Suiter was a resident of Conewago Township, York County. UPDATE: #Reward now up to $190,000 for information in murder of Detective Sean Suiter. — Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) November 17, 2017  

  • Michele Ridge offers update on former Gov. Tom Ridge’s condition

    AUSTIN, TEXAS — Michele Ridge, former Pennsylvania First Lady, today issued the following statement regarding the status of her husband, Tom Ridge, the nation’s first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and 43rd Governor of Pennsylvania. “The outpouring of prayers and support for Tom has been overwhelming and incredibly meaningful to me and to the entire Ridge family. Tom is now in the early stages of recovery from a heart attack he suffered at his hotel Thursday morning. I want to […]

  • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls Precision Shooting Equipment crossbows

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Precision Shooting Equipment of Tucson, Arizona is recalling three types of archery crossbows due to a potential injury hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. The crossbows can fire or discharge unexpectedly, posing an injury hazard to the user and to bystanders. PSE has received six reports of the crossbow firing unexpectedly. No injuries have been reported. The recall involves all FANG XT, FANG LT and THRIVE crossbows with serial numbers 2404285-2514039. They were sold at […]

  • North Carolina trucker arrested in Lancaster County after failing field sobriety test

    DENVER, Lancaster County — A North Carolina truck driver is facing several charges after failing a field sobriety test Tuesday at a routine safety check of commercial vehicles, according to East Cocalico Township police. Mustafa P. Bailey, 33, of Winston-Salem, is charged with driving under the influence and possession of marijuana, police say. Bailey, who was operating a tractor trailer truck, was stopped at 8:10 a.m. while police were conducting a commercial vehicle safety inspection in the area of Colonel […]

  • State Police will hold free car seat inspections at Colonial Park Mall on Tuesday

    HARRISBURG — State Police will conduct free car seat inspections Tuesday outside the Kohl’s department store at Colonial Park Mall on the 5100 block of Jonestown Road. NHTSA certified technicians will be available to demonstrate how to correctly and safely install car and booster seats from 2-6 p.m. Car seat owners are advised to bring car seat instructions and their vehicle’s owners manual.

  • West York police seeking woman accused of stealing handgun

    YORK — Police are searching for a 35-year-old York woman accused of stealing a handgun from a residence on the 200 block of Hoke Street in West York last month. Jessica Lynn Soder, of the 600 block of W. King St., is accused of taking the handgun, a Taurus .38 revolver, from the victim’s bedroom while visiting the home on October 1. Soder is charged with theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.