Linda Thompson receives last-minute donations of $10,000
Since the deadline for filing pre-primary campaign finance reports, incumbent Mayor Linda Thompson has received $10,000 in last-minute campaign cash.
Crews respond to pickup truck fire with heavy smoke on Pennsylvania Turnpike
A pickup truck fire with heavy smoke on eastbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Londonderry Township could be causing some traffic issues.
Fri May 17, 2013
8K worth of instruments stolen
Officer Sam Matney with the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office observed a suspicious gold van with Pennsylvania tags parked beside the Highway 421 Bridge that goes across South Holston Lake.
The Lebanon Daily News
Police & fire log - 5/17
Surveillance camera stills show the male and female police believe to have stolen more than $500 in cosmetics from the Giant store on Cocoa Avenue.
Downtown Middletown Business Owners support downtown redevelopment
Middletown Borough officials say they envision a town square concept at Emaus and North Union streets.
Central PA's real estate market: Continued signs of life but not setting the world on fire
Overall, the greater Harrisburg area, taking in Dauphin, Cumberland and Perry counties, saw modest increases in the number of units sold and in the median price paid for those homes in April.
Thu May 16, 2013
Crime Stoppers of Dauphin County searching for convicted sex offender
Crime Stoppers of Dauphin County is seeking help from the public in locating two fuigitives wanted by the district attorney's office and the county sheriff.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Elegance At Hershey
Vintage cars are rolling out in Dauphin county for a preview of this year's "Elegance at Hershey." The annual race hosts more than 40 vintage race cards that take on the "Race to the Top Challenge" to raise money for local charities.
Tue May 14, 2013
Harrisburg City Council fundraising: Allatt has 30 percent of total in 10-candidate field
City Council candidates have raised $38,200 during the primary campaign thus far, already surpassing the $37,308 raised during the entire primary when four seats were up in 2009.
Trial begins for a Harrisburg man accused of shooting a former Marine who was protecting his brother
On a night that should have been a celebration, a former Marine took a nearly fatal shot while trying to protect his brother outside of a Harrisburg bar.
Prom 2013 weekend in review: Susquehanna Twp., Camp Hill, Red Land and more
Wondering what you missed in the wild world of midstate proms this weekend? No worries.
Good morning, central Pa.: Driving is allowed again on I-81; visual...
Work continues to take out the old Rt. 22 bridge over I-81, damaged by a tanker truck May 9th, and repair damaged roadbed and bridges in Harrisburg, Pa.
Mon May 13, 2013
UPDATE(2): PennDOT has reopened I-81 in both directions, tolls reinstated at midnight
Southbound Interstate 81 at Exit 70 approaching Harrisburg in Dauphin County was reopened to traffic at about 7:35 Monday evening.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
PennDOT hopes I-81 will be open again Tuesday
Transportation officials say Interstate 81 has been reopened following last week's tanker fire that damaged a ramp over the highway near Harrisburg.
Wildwood Park to remain closed until further notice, fuel still needs cleaned up
This contaminated Canada goose gosling was spotted along Paxton Creek and captured by the by Game Commission field officers a short time later.
Harrisburg primary election $350K fundraising haul already past '09 total
Mayoral and city council candidates have raised $350,425.61 so far - more than during entire primary and general cycles combined during the last such election in the capital city four years ago.
First Pennsylvania Turnpike Defendant Up Waives Hearing
Former turnpike employee Raymond Zajicek had been scheduled for a preliminary hearing Monday before he told the attorney general's office he would waive it.
Sun May 12, 2013
Detours still in effect as crews work to repair highway after fuel tanker crash
Traffic appears to be moving steadily this morning on Interstate 81 despite a portion of the highway remaining closed after Thursday's fuel tanker crash.
Woman arrested after two county car chase with 1-year-old in car
A State College woman is in Cumberland County Prison this morning after leading State Police in a high speed chase across two counties.
Tanker truck explosion: Did the gridlock prove we'd all be stuck in a TMI disaster?
Eric Epstein wouldn't wish for a Three Mile Island disaster to prove his argument the region is unprepared for the subsequent traffic jam.