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Winter Storm Warning From 6AM Wednesday Until 6AM Thursday

A mixed bag of heavy snow, sleet and then ice is our weather menu Wednesday. A Winter Storm Warning will run until 6am Thursday. The storm system from the southwest is moving through our area and headed to the northeast. Officials warn of deteriorating travel conditions. That’s why PennDOT and the PA Turnpike have issued…MORE

State Police Shoot Suspect While Trying To Serve Warrant In Lancaster Co.

Tuesday morning’s shooting in Lancaster County involved a state police officer wounding a suspect. Troopers say they went to the 300-block of South Belmont Road in Paradise Township at around 2am to arrest 37-year old Jeromey Barnes on multiple felony and misdemeanor warrants. But Barnes was sitting inside a vehicle nearby and when he attempted…MORE

York Co. Man Sentenced To More Than 100-Years In Prison

156-years and 6-months in prison. That is the sentence for a York County man who was convicted last fall of multiple crimes including rape of a child and aggravated indecent assault. Officials say 57-year old James Albright of Wellsville began assaulting the victim when she was 10-years old. The attacks continued until she was 18.MORE

PA Has A New Workforce Command Center

During his budget address two weeks ago, Governor Tom Wolf unveiled the idea of a Workforce Command Center and on Tuesday he signed an executive order creating it. Wolf says the center will expand the collaboration between government and the private sector to address the skills gap and worker shortages. Officials will recommend ways to…MORE

Former York Co. Coach Admits Corruption Of Minors

A former Dover Area High School Girl’s Assistant Basketball Coach has pleaded guilty to one count of corruption of a minor. Officials say 24-year old Aignee Freeland of York City admitted a sexual relationship with a 16-year old player during the fall of 2017. Freeland has been sentenced from 3-to-23 months in the county prison…MORE

Lewisberry Man Charged In Road Rage Incident

A road rage incident in York County on Monday has led to the arrest of a Lewisberry man. Fairview Township Police have charged 37-year old Daniel Woodruff with several offenses including aggravated assault. Officers say Woodruff was arguing with the victim in a convenience store when he allegedly retrieved a handgun from his vehicle. Police…MORE

One Injured In Lancaster Co. Shooting

A shooting was reported in Lancaster County early Tuesday. 9-1-1 dispatchers say an ambulance was requested at around 2am for South Belmont and Strasburg Road in Paradise Township. No word yet on the victim’s condition or if police have made an arrest.MORE

Winter Storm Watch Wednesday 6AM Until Thursday 8AM

There is the potential for significant winter weather that may impact travel starting Wednesday morning into Thursday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for that time frame. It warns of heavy mixed precipitation possible with total snow and sleet accumulations of 3 to 5 inches possible. They also say that…MORE

State Police: Scam Hits Lancaster Co. Resident

A Lancaster County woman is scammed out of more than $100,000. State Police are warning residents to be cautious with phone and social media requests for personal information and cash. Troopers say in this case, scammers pursued a local victim since last summer. State Police say the suspects used an elaborate story about being a…MORE

One Injured In York City Fire

A grease fire displaced 6-York City residents Monday. Officials were called to a 3-story row home along the 800-block of East Philadelphia Street at around 9am. The only injury reported was a woman who was being treated at York Hospital for smoke inhalation. The fire caused damage on the top floor, while water impacted the…MORE

PSU’s ‘Thon’ Raises Millions

Penn State University’s ‘Thon’ event which raises money to fight childhood cancer was held over the holiday weekend. The theme of this years dance marathon was ‘Shape The Moment.’ Organizers say they collected $10.6-million dollars.MORE

5-Residents Displaced In Weekend Fire In York Co.

No word yet on the cause of Saturday’s fire that heavily-damaged a York County home. Crews were called to the 500-block of Wynwood Road in Springettsbury Township at around 1:30pm. All 5-residents residents escaped safely.MORE

Thursday Fire In Lancaster City Leaves Husband & Wife Dead

A husband and wife are dead after a Thursday morning fire in Lancaster City. The blaze broke out at around 4am in a row home along the 700-block of Poplar Street. Units responded and they were able to pull Lydia Montes and Jose Montes, both 59, from the burning house. Officials say the victims were…MORE

Warwick Township Man Arrested For Child Porn

A Lititz man faces 16-felony counts including sexual abuse of children. State Police with help from the Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Computer Crime Unit arrested 29-year old James Feaster after a 4-month probe. Troopers say Feaster was allegedly part of an online chat group that shared images and videos of child pornography. State…MORE

Lancaster Co. Business Robbed

A thief has stole $14,000-dollars from a Lancaster County business. State Police say Beiler Sawmill along the 900-block of Lancaster Pike in Providence Township was robbed using three transactions that took cash from a bank account. It happened over the last week of January. Troopers are investigating.MORE

PA Farm Bill Proposed By Gov. Wolf

Governor Tom Wolf Thursday proposed a Pennsylvania Farm Bill that would use $24-million dollars in state funding to protect and expand agriculture in the commonwealth. Wolf says the idea has gained bipartisan support, and it aims to make Pa. the nation’s leading organic state. The Governor says it will also provide for business development and…MORE

Illegal Immigrant Sentenced For Lancaster Co. Child Sex Crimes

A man from Guatemala living in the United States illegally is headed to prison after he pleaded guilty to raping a Lancaster County teen. Police say 22-year old Magdilio Diaz-Vasquez admitted he sexually assaulted a girl starting when she was 12-years old in the Quarryville area. He was sentenced from 6-to-12 years in prison. Diaz-Vasquez…MORE

PA State Police: Armed Suspect Shot Dead After Attacking His Brother In Adams Co.

A fight between two brothers in Adams County ends when Pennsylvania State Police shoot one of them dead. Troopers say 34-year-old Michael Drayer allegedly stabbed his older brother 40-year-old Jesse Drayer with a kitchen knife Wednesday at around 5PM at a home on Staymen Drive in Menallen Township. The older brother fled the home but…MORE

York City Shooting Injures Woman

A York City woman is recovering after being shot. Police say 54-year old Mildred Ford was wounded in the leg while along the 200-block of East Princess Street just before 8:30p Wednesday night. Officers say Ford is in stable condition with the non-life threatening injury. Anyone who has more information on what happened is asked…MORE

Lancaster Co. Convenience Store Robbed

A Turkey Hill in Columbia was robbed early Wednesday morning. Police say a clerk told them that the suspect entered the store along the 300-block of Chestnut Street just after 4:30am and flashed a black handgun. But the weapon had an orange tip on it indicating that it was likely a toy. Anyone who knows…MORE

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