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Search for Missing Woman Expands to Tioga County

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — The search for a missing woman connected to last week’s home invasion near Montoursville now spans three counties. The search started in Lycoming County, moved to Bradford County, and has now moved into Tioga County. State police began searching an area near Blossburg around 9 a.m. Monday, but they still have not found […]

Vigil for Missing Woman

MONTOURSVILLE — Search efforts continue for the missing woman in Lycoming County. Dozens came out to the Montoursville Area High School for a vigil for Michelle Inch, who has not been seen since Tuesday, shortly before her boyfriend allegedly broke into her parents’ home and tried to kill them. “Michelle is always a very positive person. She […]

Vigil for Missing Woman

MONTOURSVILLE — Search efforts continue for the missing woman in Lycoming County. Dozens came out to the Montoursville Area High School for a vigil for Michelle Inch, who has not been seen since Tuesday, shortly before her boyfriend allegedly broke into her parents’ home and tried to kill them. “Michelle is always a very positive person. She […]

Two in Custody After Violent Home Invasion, Arson in Lycoming County

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP — State police have two men in custody who they believe forced their way into a home at gunpoint overnight, tied up a couple inside, and then set the home on fire. Troopers are still looking for a third person. According to state police, Michael Houseweart was arrested in Bradford County around 4 […]

Suspect in String of Robberies Nabbed After Chase

JERSEY SHORE — A suspect in a string of robberies in Lycoming and Clinton counties is locked up following two separate police chases early Sunday morning. Police identified the suspect as Steven Long of Williamsport. He was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning after allegedly robbing a Minit Mart in Jersey Shore and […]

Marchers Take Steps Toward Peace in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — About 175 peaceful marchers bundled up to walk through downtown Williamsport on this chilly Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “It might be a day off for some folks, but on that day off don’t you think you should be helping out to give something back,” said Gilbert McComb. With help from Pennsylvania College […]

Marchers Take Steps Toward Peace in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — About 175 peaceful marchers bundled up to walk through downtown Williamsport on this chilly Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “It might be a day off for some folks, but on that day off don’t you think you should be helping out to give something back,” said Gilbert McComb. With help from Pennsylvania College […]

Police Search for Robber in Lycoming County

LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP — Police in Lycoming County are searching for the person who robbed the Nittany Minit Mart on East Third Street near Williamsport. It happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Police say the robber pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money. He got some cash and left the store. No injuries were reported.

Otto Bookstore Up for Sale in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — One of the oldest independent bookstores in the country is for sale in Williamsport. Otto’s has been in downtown Williamsport since it opened in 1841. Meet Betsy Rider who is actually more of a reader and a book seller. “You know, between reading and selling, books have been my life,” said Betsy Rider. […]

Otto Bookstore Up for Sale in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — One of the oldest independent bookstores in the country is for sale in Williamsport. Otto’s has been in downtown Williamsport since it opened in 1841. Meet Betsy Rider who is actually more of a reader and a book seller. “You know, between reading and selling, books have been my life,” said Betsy Rider. […]