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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Local traffic safety office to closego on for decades,” Smith said, who added that the project had been only the se
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
go on for decades,” Smith said, who added that the project had been only the second of its kind in the state. While the Lycoming County project first only focused on DUI-related programs within the county, by the third year of the project,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Solar spectacle viewed through telescopeand reached maximum coverage at 2:30 p.m., ending at 3:57 p.m.; however, a thun
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
and reached maximum coverage at 2:30 p.m., ending at 3:57 p.m.; however, a thunderstorm popped up before then in parts of Lycoming County. Erickson didn’t want any students to hurt their eyes and had devices with which to view the eclipse. Many... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Weather to be ‘clear enough’ for eclipseAlthough a potential thunderstorm could roll into some parts of Lycoming County
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Although a potential thunderstorm could roll into some parts of Lycoming County, it won’t be until much after the eclipse, forecaster Paul Head said. Temperatures are expected to be in the mid- to upper-80s. “It’s looking good,” Head said. “I’d say... Read more
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TribLIVE
Study: State’s overdose deaths are underreported, record-keeping fragmentedmanually,” referring to coroners' offices that don't use computers. Charles Ki
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
manually,” referring to coroners' offices that don't use computers. Charles Kiessling, the association's president and the Lycoming County coroner, said coroners' offices would likely need bigger budgets to hire people who can use the software... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Police following leads in apartment complex shootingwhen she was stealing from the ...Countywide police activities Following are c
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
when she was stealing from the ...Countywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...Shamokin motorist charged in overdose A 41-year-old Shamokin man who... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesAug 19, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming C
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Aug 19, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: No victims have come forward in a shooting of two apartment buildings at Timberland Apartments at 700 W.... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Maryland man pleads to charges after girl dies of alcohol poisoninganother person and furnishing alcohol to a minor in March. Danel, who was the
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
another person and furnishing alcohol to a minor in March. Danel, who was the girl’s boyfriend, pleaded guilty to both in Lycoming County Court Friday. Danel, Stevens and the girl came to Stevens’ aunt’s home on Wallis Run Road from Maryland in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
SLIDESHOW: Little League teams enter the stadiumits renovation and construction project at a ...Commissioners reassess decision
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
its renovation and construction project at a ...Commissioners reassess decision to halt state reentry program with GEO The Lycoming County commissioners met with GEO Group officials during Thursday’s meeting to garner more ...Police: Shots fired... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Homeless man assaults 2 women, says he knows ‘how to kill people’on charges of burglary, strangulation, terroristic threats, theft and related o
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
on charges of burglary, strangulation, terroristic threats, theft and related offenses, Ghayyada was committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $100,000 bail. Police, Fire & Court43 sentenced for various crimes in Lycoming C... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
South Williamsport discusses efforts to reduce runoff into riverconsidered in the plan is a process known as vegetative bioswale. According to
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
considered in the plan is a process known as vegetative bioswale. According to Christine Weigle, executive director of the Lycoming County Water and Sewer Authority, the bioswale approach involves grading and seeding of existing runoffs that... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Grab a glove: Spirited crowd welcomes LLWS teamsof numerous bands filled the air. “It was one of our biggest crowds ever,” sai
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
of numerous bands filled the air. “It was one of our biggest crowds ever,” said Jason Fink, executive director of the Lycoming County Visitors Bureau. “I’ve heard from a number of sources that it was easily over 40,000 people.” Baseball fans... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin All-Stars competing in event rich with Williamsport tradition, supportyear and it is the first time to come to Williamsport for a lot of these people
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
year and it is the first time to come to Williamsport for a lot of these people," said Jason Fink, the director of the Lycoming County Visitors Bureau. It is Little League so the games are free. But the event that brings in thousands is a big... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Tioga County hires undercover narcotics detectiveagent for two weeks per year if we were lucky,” said Tioga County District Atto
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
agent for two weeks per year if we were lucky,” said Tioga County District Attorney Krista Deats. “But, we looked into how Lycoming County is addressing its drug problem and determined that we should hire a full-time investigator. In truth, we... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Tioga County Woman killed in car crashRoad in Tioga County’s Rutland Township, according to state police. Following
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Road in Tioga County’s Rutland Township, according to state police. Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...Jury chosen for retrial due to sleeping attorney PITTSBURGH (AP) — A... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesAug 16, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming C
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Aug 16, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: A 47-year-old Blossburg woman and her 29-year-old son face drug charges after both overdosed on heroin... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Grand Slam Parade to hit streets WednesdayChamber of Commerce, is as follows: Public Officials • Welcome banner • City
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Chamber of Commerce, is as follows: Public Officials • Welcome banner • City of Williamsport Fire and Police/Lycoming County sheriff • Cub Scout Pack 2059 • River Valley Transit • Lycoming County commissioners • Repasz Band •... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
District judge dismisses chargesSagirah Braxton, failed to show for the man’s preliminary hearing. Following a
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Sagirah Braxton, failed to show for the man’s preliminary hearing. Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...14 people face drug charges Fourteen people have been charged with... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
| News, Sports, Jobs - Williamsport Sun-Gazetteprovided heroin and fentanyl to a ...County detectives: Escaped inmate caught i
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
provided heroin and fentanyl to a ...County detectives: Escaped inmate caught in Nescopeck Hours after a 21-year-old Lycoming County Prison inmate fled from his worksite at the Lycoming County Landfill on ...Countywide police... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
1956 dig at Muncy mound revealed early civilizationlead archaeologists to believe that a culture first discovered on Clemson Islan
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
lead archaeologists to believe that a culture first discovered on Clemson Island on the Susquehanna River had also lived in Lycoming County, according to the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology. In 1769, the first recorded owner and farmer of the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Service reflects gratitude for volunteer firefightersDistrict, welcomed the visiting fire departments and companies here for the ser
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
District, welcomed the visiting fire departments and companies here for the service and the two days of activities at the Lycoming County Fairgrounds. Weather was holding out Friday morning as what took four years of planning got underway. Ed... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
County detectives: Escaped inmate caught in NescopeckLycoming County Sheriff Deputy Sgt. Eric Spiegel coordinated the search while c
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Lycoming County Sheriff Deputy Sgt. Eric Spiegel coordinated the search while county detectives initiated the investigation. It was believed that the escapee, David Michael Daubert, was likely in the Berwick area, because that is where he is from,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Home rule group starts proceedings for electioncharter question and whether voters want to elect charter commissioners, accord
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
charter question and whether voters want to elect charter commissioners, according to Forrest K. Lehman, director of Lycoming County Voter Services. “It is important to make sure the public differentiates between the optional charter... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesof Route 180 West, Fairfield Township. 9:04 p.m., disorderly conduct, Litchfie
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
of Route 180 West, Fairfield Township. 9:04 p.m., disorderly conduct, Litchfield Road and Walnut Street, Williamsport. 11:27 p.m., disturbance, 700 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport.Police, Fire & Court32 sentenced in Lycoming County... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Way’s Garden restoration bid work to be reviewedthe state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The city is using $
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The city is using $70,000 in community development funds and Lycoming County is contributing to the work, according to Stephanie Young, city community development director. The... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man shot at alleged burglarcriminal mischief, theft, receiving stolen property, access device fraud and fo
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
criminal mischief, theft, receiving stolen property, access device fraud and forgery, Yahn was committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $350,000 bail.Police, Fire & CourtMontoursville woman involved in Clearfield County crash14... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Montoursville woman involved in Clearfield County crashhave been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. T
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the ...32 sentenced in Lycoming County court Thirty-two individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Bases Loaded’ statue unveiled at Bowman26 across it to reflect the first year the historic ballpark opened in 1926, sa
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
26 across it to reflect the first year the historic ballpark opened in 1926, said Jason Fink, executive director of the Lycoming County Visitors Bureau. Stitched to his left sleeve is a Little League Baseball patch and on his right sleeve is... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lycoming County divorces grantedAug 10, 2017 Judges in Lycoming County recently granted the following divorces
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Aug 10, 2017 Judges in Lycoming County recently granted the following divorces: TIOGA — Eight people either have appeared or will appear before district judges to face various charges in Tioga ...5 sentenced in Tioga County WELLSBORO — The... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
3 face drug charges in separate incidents27, police said. Mayer, who also was charged with public drunkenness, was arra
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
27, police said. Mayer, who also was charged with public drunkenness, was arraigned before Solomon and committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $7,500 bail. The woman was taken to a local hospital and discharged. Regarding yet... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Shot records needed before school startsthe board: • Approved an agreement for school based outreach and student assis
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
the board: • Approved an agreement for school based outreach and student assistance services between the district and Lycoming County Joinder for the 2017-18 school year for a total cost of $10,000. • Accepted the resignation of part-time... Read more
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Philly.com
Federal data severely underestimates Pa. and N.J. opioid deaths. So what?“We typically don’t put toxicology reports on death certificates. There’s not e
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
“We typically don’t put toxicology reports on death certificates. There’s not enough lines to list all those drugs,” said Lycoming County Coroner Charles Kiessling Jr., president of the Pennsylvania State Coroners Association. Death certificates... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Farmers: Summer rain is a blessing or a curseaccording to Matt Steinbugl, a meteorologist in State College. Monday’s rain c
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
according to Matt Steinbugl, a meteorologist in State College. Monday’s rain caused downed wires and trees in parts of Lycoming County. Beautys Run Road was closed at the intersection of Grove Road in Lycoming Township due to downed wires and... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Countywide police activitiesAug 8, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming Co
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Aug 8, 2017 Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Loyalsock Township man recalls time playing Major League baseball more than 50 years agofor the Williamsport Mets before calling it a career. Farley wasn’t quite 28 y
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
for the Williamsport Mets before calling it a career. Farley wasn’t quite 28 years old when it ended. He settled in Lycoming County and worked for his father-in-law in his tool sales company before eventually taking it over. The... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Local Dems highlight hopes for the futureThe annual Lycoming County Democratic Committee met Sunday afternoon at the par
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
The annual Lycoming County Democratic Committee met Sunday afternoon at the park. According to the keynote speaker Katie Blume, deputy political director with the state Democratic committee, this year there is a list of eight Democratic judicial... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Owners of jewelry store plead guilty“The Pillowcase Bandit” because of his trademark method of burglarizing well ov
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
“The Pillowcase Bandit” because of his trademark method of burglarizing well over a dozen homes all over rural parts of Lycoming County. Victims shared a similar story — they would find jewelry and other things missing, including a pillowcase... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
State prison for man who sold heroin to undercoversblock of Scott Street. The value of the bundles was about $525, police said. J
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
block of Scott Street. The value of the bundles was about $525, police said. James pleaded guilty and was sentenced in Lycoming County Court during his formal arraignment in front of Judge Marc F. Lovecchio.Police, Fire & Court18 people... Read more
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Business Wire
National Fuel Reports Third Quarter Earningsfirst turned on-line in November 2016. In May, Seneca added a second rig and re
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
first turned on-line in November 2016. In May, Seneca added a second rig and resumed Marcellus development activities in Lycoming County, Pa., which is expected to arrest natural production declines and maintain a base of production that will... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
12 people accused of drug-related crimesand false identification to law enforcement in the 600 block of Sixth Avenue on
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
and false identification to law enforcement in the 600 block of Sixth Avenue on July 8; jailed in lieu of $15,000 bail. • Lycoming County pre-release center inmate Adam Joseph Doebler, 28, of 942 Freedom Road; county Detective Michael Simpler;... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Missing girl found with boyfriendpolice said. Police, Fire & CourtCountywide police activities Following are co
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
police said. Police, Fire & CourtCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...Countywide police activities Following are complaints handled by... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Neighbors walk to raise awarenesswith refreshments, snacks and slices of pizza. Keeping her company was Ron Jam
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
with refreshments, snacks and slices of pizza. Keeping her company was Ron James, executive director of the Williamsport/Lycoming County Crime Commission, a co-sponsor of the walk and an individual who has for decades shared his own experience... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley home to record-setting catfish catchesElk Creek, Erie County; Sauger (Sander canadensis): Tim Waltz of Williamsport,
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Elk Creek, Erie County; Sauger (Sander canadensis): Tim Waltz of Williamsport, 4-pounds, 2001, in the Susquehanna River, Lycoming County; Shad, American (Alosa sapidissima): Anthony Mecca of Peckville, 9-pounds, 9-ounces, 1986, in the Delaware... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man on High Street caught fire, witness saysof a home on the 1100 block of High Street, according to witnesses. Following
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
of a home on the 1100 block of High Street, according to witnesses. Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...Police search for missing local girl, 14Route 220 crash driver... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Unresponsive driver on Route 220 drifted into medianaccording to court records. Those charged and the police ...Woman who crashed c
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
according to court records. Those charged and the police ...Woman who crashed car used 2 bags of heroinCountywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Eme... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Book reveals new DNA evidence in South Side slayingon the case Decades after Hubbard completed his prison sentence, Mains was the
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
on the case Decades after Hubbard completed his prison sentence, Mains was the only cold case detective in the Lycoming County District Attorney’s Office when the office received a letter from Hubbard outlining his claim of innocence.... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Gorgeous’ weather perfect for weekend eventsin the Mulberry Street parking lot while activities take place at the shopping
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
in the Mulberry Street parking lot while activities take place at the shopping plaza. Fire engines, police cruisers, the Lycoming County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, bounce houses, free Italian ice and more will be... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — guilty pleasto 12 months in the county prison and ordered to get a drug and alcohol evaluat
Times News / Posted 25 days ago
to 12 months in the county prison and ordered to get a drug and alcohol evaluation. Crippen is currently an inmate in the Lycoming County prison facing other drug charges. Manuel Mejia, 19, of West Hazleton, pleaded to one count of possession of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Woman who crashed car used 2 bags of heroinThose charged and the police ...Countywide police activities Following are com
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Those charged and the police ...Countywide police activities Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency ...17 people sentenced in Lycoming County Court Seventeen individuals... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Alleged dealer charged in June shooting in cityhave not yet said if it was the same gun used in the shooting. Following his a
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
have not yet said if it was the same gun used in the shooting. Following his arraignment, he was recommitted to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of an additional $100,000 bail.Top News‘Change the world’: ‘Heart’ polishes 8 topics for city... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City man gets federal time for ’15 shooting outside barto shoot someone with whom he had gotten into an argument. No one was hit by t
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
to shoot someone with whom he had gotten into an argument. No one was hit by the gunfire, and Cormier was placed in the Lycoming County Prison. Later, police determined that Cormier was prohibited under federal law from possessing a firearm... Read more
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