POLK TOWNSHIP — It was a good day for people at a veteran rehabilitation clinic in the Poconos after a lost service dog was reunited with her veteran Wednesday morning. The black lab, named Dora, ran off nearly three weeks ago from Valor Clinic near Brodheadsville. Tuesday morning, a local pet rescue caught her and brought her back to her rightful owner. It’s a reunion that will melt your heart — Dora and her veteran Rich Serfass reunited after nearly […]
WASHINTON D.C. — One day after President Donald Trump is sworn into office, hundreds of thousands of people will march through Washington to show their disapproval. It’s called the Women’s March on Washington and plenty of people from northeastern and central Pennsylvania plan to attend. “This is a chance for people to get together and be together in person and say what’s important to them,” Sarah Bell said. Just as Trump supporters from northeastern and central Pennsylvania are attending the […]
WILLIAMSPORT — A flatbed tractor trailer hauling railroad ties crashed through the guide rail and went down an embankment Tuesday night, according to police. It happened just after 11 p.m. Tuesday near the Maynard Street exit of Route 15. The truck driver was taken to the hospital after the crash. Route 15 in Williamsport reopened around 6 a.m. Wednesday after a late night crash.
WYALUSING — A Bradford county man is facing a long list of sex charges for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl. Anthony Johnson, 50, of Wyalusing is charged with rape, indecent assault, and corruption of minors. Johnson was arraigned earlier this month and released on $7,500 unsecured bail.
If you use Gmail, you should be aware of a new phishing scam that’s fooling even some of the most tech-savvy users. According to security expert Mark Maunder, the CEO of a WordPress security plugin called Wordfence, the hacker will first send you an email that includes an attachment. When you click on it, you’re directed to what looks like a Gmail login page, according to Fox 59. However, it’s a fake. If you enter your email and password, you’re […]
MONROE COUNTY — State police are looking for a man from Montgomery County. Troopers say William Trumbore, 87, was reported missing Tuesday night, when he didn’t return to his home outside of Pottstown. Trumbore was last seen around 1 a.m. Wednesday on Route 33 south near the Lehighton exit. He is driving a light blue Honda CRV. if you have seen him, please call Pennsylvania State Police at Skippack at 610-584-1250. MONTGOMERY/MONROE COUNTIES: Missing Endangered Person Advisory. PSP Skippack is […]
SHENANDOAH — Flames tore through a home in Schuylkill County Wednesday morning. It started around 9 a.m. in the 200 block of West Centre Street in Shenandoah. A post on Facebook shows heavy flames coming from the front of the building. Fire damaged three homes and firefighters say the home where it started is a total loss. The two surrounding homes have significant fire and water damage. Firefighters say when they arrived around 9:30 a.m. they found a propane tank […]
Coming up this week, we’ll head to the Loyalsock creek watershed for some brook trout research with graduate students at Penn State University. We’ll shock them, set up a stream side operating room and implant radio transmitters to track their migration. We’ve got all that plus Pennsylvania People and Places and a product giveaway and it’s all Sunday night at 6:30 only on WNEP-TV.
How fast does it take for the actual light to turn on in a flashlight? Joe Snedeker headed to the Tractor Supply in Eynon to ask folks there if they know how fast the speed of light is.
Former president George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized, according to the Houston Chronicle and Houston TV station KHOU. Bush’s chief of staff, Jean Becker, says he was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital after falling ill. Becker tells the Houston Chronicle and KHOU that Bush is “doing fine.” Bush, who served a single term as President from 1988 to 1992, was not expected to attend the inauguration of the 45th President, Donald J. Trump, in Washington on Friday due to health […]