Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Dauphin County News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

15 hrs ago | PennLive.com

'I thought it was going to be my last shift,' said state...

The state trooper who was shot four times last month by a man with an assault rifle told troopers investigating the incident he expected to die from his injuries in the moments after he we was wounded.

Comment?

Related Topix: Harrisburg, PA

18 hrs ago | ABC 27

Lebanon man reports assault, robbery

The 52-year-old man said two males knocked him to the ground face first in the area of 7th and Weidman streets Tuesday night and ran off with his money, according to Lebanon police.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cumberland County, PA, York County, PA

20 hrs ago | PennLive.com

After brief storm front, clearing skies, drier air in store for the midstate

After a brief stint of showers Wednesday evening, humidity levels will drop and temperatures stabilize across the midstate heading into the latter half of the week.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather

Yesterday | PennLive.com

The curious tale of a building that doesn't - but does - exist: The Allison Hill Project

This building on Mulberry Street doesn't exist on Dauphin County maps. But it has a long history as part of Harrisburg's automotive heritage.

Comment?

Related Topix: Harrisburg, PA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Centre Daily Times

Freeh wants Spanier suit moved to federal court

Attorneys for former FBI director Louis Freeh asked to have the defamation lawsuit against their client brought by ex-Penn State president Graham Spanier moved to federal court.

Comment?

Related Topix: Centre County, PA

Onward State

Distraction of the Day: The Story Behind That Replica Statue Of Liberty In The Susquehanna River

If you're from Philadelphia like me, or from anywhere east or south of State College that requires you to take Route 322, you've probably rubbernecked at the above Statue of Liberty replica in the Susquehanna River on your way to or from school.

Comment?

PennLive.com

Pa. court backs 'serious punishment' for woman who let Derry Township man die of heroin overdose

Saying her crime "deserves a serious punishment," the state Superior Court has upheld a Palmyra woman's 1- to 2-year state prison sentence tied to an East Shore man's heroin overdose death.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, State Prisons, Prison

PennLive.com

Dauphin County Criminal Investigation Division looking into incident between Middletown mayor, borough spokesman

The police department "believed there was a conflict of interest because the mayor of a borough has oversight of the police department," Marsico said.

Comment?

PennLive.com

Man accused of using Taser on two pit bulls, striking them with curtain rods, police say

Travis Jamal Fults, 25, of Derry Township, is accused of using a Taser on two pit bulls and abusing them with other objects.

Comment?

Related Topix: Animal Rights

ABC 27

Thousands remain without power following strong storms

Tens of thousands of people remain without power across central Pennsylvania following a strong path of storms Tuesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Cumberland County, PA, Lancaster County, PA, Perry County, PA, York County, PA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WGAL-TV Lancaster

'Bridges to Care' aims to bridge health insurance gap in Harrisburg

Harrisburg has the highest number of uninsured residents in Dauphin County, but community organizations are teaming up to do something about it.

Comment?

Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health

WGAL-TV Lancaster

Storm leaves tens of thousands without power; Joe Calhoun recaps storm

News 8 checks on storm damage around the Susqueahanna Valley and chief meteorologist Joe Calhoun reviews what happened during Tuesday's severe weather.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather, Duncannon, PA, York County, PA

WGAL-TV Lancaster

Crews work to repair sinkhole in Hershey

OF FORESTRY IS EXPECTED TO BE HERE THURSDAY. NEWS 8. HAPPENING NOW IN DAUPHIN COUNTY REPAIRING A 20-FOOT SINK HOLE THAT OPENED UP IN HERSHEY.

Comment?

PennLive.com

Erica Klinger was strangled in Dauphin County motel, DA says in announcing murder charges

Luis Lugo-Davila, left, is charged in the death of Erica Klinger, whose body was found in Perry County woods weeks after she was reported missing.

Comment?

PennLive.com

Father of Erica Klinger voices fury after DA announces filing of charges in her murder

Luis Lugo-Davila, left, is charged in the death of Erica Klinger, whose body was found in Perry County woods weeks after she was reported missing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Violent Crime, Perry County, PA

PennLive.com

Back-to-school donations sought for Upper Dauphin County youth

For the fourth consecutive year, Dauphin County Commissioners and the county's Northern Dauphin Human Services Center are collecting donations of gently used clothing, school supplies and gift cards for students in need and hosting several back-to-school yard sales.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dauphin, PA, Education Etc., Elizabethville, PA

ABC 27

Police: Lancaster man indecently assaulted girl at gym

A Lancaster man has been charged with having inappropriate contact with a 14-year-old girl at a fitness club.

Comment?

Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Harrisburg, PA

PennLive.com

Multiple families displaced after apartment fire in Hummelstown

A fire at an apartment complex in Hummelstown earlier Monday afternoon displaced as many as 34 people from 11 families, according to the local chapter of the American Red Cross.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hummelstown, PA

The Times-Tribune

Mellow wants separate trial, accuses prosecutors of misconduct

Lawyers for former state Senate Democratic Leader Robert J. Mellow want him tried separately in the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission pay-to-play case and argue there is no evidence he committed a crime.

Comment?

Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Archbald, PA, Federal Prisons, Prison

Mon Jul 07, 2014

ABC 27

Activists who blast the establishment, become part of the establishment

The inflatable pink pig returned to the Capitol Monday, nine years after it was born out of protest over a middle-of-the-night pay raise state lawmakers gave themselves.

Comment?

Related Topix: Harrisburg, PA

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••