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Police: Suspected Gunman Attacked Before Shooting

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WILLIAMSPORT — Thomas Carstetter from Williamsport is facing an aggravated assault charge in connection with a shooting that took the life of 18-year old Chaz Sawyer. The shooting happened earlier this month at a housing complex in the Newberry section of Williamsport. “I think there were so many other ways this could have been handled. […]

Historic Marker for Little League Unveiled in Williamsport

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WILLIAMSPORT — The Little League World Series is taking a break from the games on Friday but there is still lots of activity on the other side of the river in Williamsport. The city unveiled a historic marker honoring Little League Friday afternoon. On Friday night, the Chamber of Commerce is hosting a big party […]

Kids Get Excused From School to Watch Little League

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT– It’s always a big deal when a Pennsylvania team is in the Little League World Series, and that team from York County plays Texas Wednesday night. Red Land Little League has a lot of fans and many of them came to support their boys at the game against Texas. Students and their parents […]

Yankee Legend at Little League World Series

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Some Little Leaguers got a big league treat on Tuesday, legendary Yankees pitcher and former Little Leaguer Mariano Rivera was in South Williamsport being inducted into the Little League Hall of Excellence. Rivera has won several World Series with the Yankees, but his Little League team from La Chorrea, Panama never made […]

Prison Doctor Accused of Sexually Assaulting Inmate

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP — A prison doctor has been charged with sexually assaulting an inmate at the State Correctional Institute near Muncy in Lycoming County. In June, a woman reported that Donald Stone, 63, of Bloomsburg assaulted her in her cell. State police say Stone admitted to kissing the inmate after she kissed him, but he […]

Man Dead after Crash in Lycoming County

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MORELAND TOWNSHIP — The coroner was called to a crash Saturday afternoon in Lycoming County. Officials say Dorrance Berger, 73, was thrown from his truck when it rolled over on Exchange Road near Muncy. It happened just after 3 p.m. Saturday. Troopers say Berger hit a parked car and pushed it into a garage. According […]

Inside the Booth with ESPN at the Little League World Series

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — With the Little League World Series going on, the spotlight is shining quite brightly on Williamsport right now. That’s because millions across the country and even the world are watching the games on ESPN. This year, ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC will combine to televise 32 games. “This is the coolest thing I’ve […]

Busy Day at the Little League World Series  

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — For the first time in Little League history, all 16 teams got to play on the same day and it was all because the weather postponed all the games Thursday. In order to stay on track, Little League officials made the call to play both Thursday’s and Friday’s games on Friday. They […]

History Made at the Little League World Series

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Little League officials say history is being made because it is the first time all 16 teams are playing on the same day. Even though it is a day later than scheduled, it was a beautiful day in South Williamsport Friday and the kids are playing baseball. The first game of the […]

Grand Slam Parade Draws Thousands To Williamsport

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WILLIAMSPORT — Thousands of people gathered in downtown Williamsport for the 11th annual Grand Slam Parade Wednesday night. There was plenty to see and do, as candy and other goodies were passed out to young and old who lined the street. Musical acts, marching bands, fire trucks and more were part of the parade line-up, […]