Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Erie County News

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

30 min ago | Erie Times News

Erie County Health Department filling jobs

County Health Department Director Melissa Lyon is filling four positions that were either eliminated or left unfilled in 2013 due to budget cuts.

Comment?

4 hrs ago | YourErie

When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors

Sunday evening was the prime example of a lighting storm that could have seriously injured people in our region.

Comment?

10 hrs ago | Erie Times News

United Way of Erie County: 100 years of caring

The choice of F. Brady Louis as the 2014 Tocqueville Award recipient by United Way of Erie County couldn't have been a more perfect illustration of the agency's 100-year commitment to improving lives and building a better community.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA, United, PA

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Erie Times News

Man claims alibi in fatal Erie shooting

Police said a statement made by shooting victim Stevenson Jordan, along with gun powder residue on the clothing of Kenneth P. Ellis, linked Ellis to Jordan's fatal shooting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Erie Times News

Sean McCracken: Bring on the winter

I'll go ahead and be the one who expresses a feeling no one thought would come up back in January: I miss the winter.

3 comments

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Erie Times News

Erie County Sheriff's Office turns to postcards to clear bench warrants

More than a dozen people opened their mailboxes earlier this month to find postcards featuring a photo of the Erie County Courthouse on the front.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dauphin County, PA

Erie Times News

Coroner, police looking to ID body found in Presque Isle Bay

Erie County Coroner Lyell Cook and local police are trying to identify a teenage boy or young man found floating in Presque Isle Bay on Saturday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Erie Times News

Gun-lock program planned for Erie

Unified Erie, whose organizers include Erie County District Attorney Jack Daneri and Erie police Chief Randy Bowers, is working on a plan to give away 400 gun locks throughout Erie County.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

WICU12 Erie

Body Found in Cascade Creek

City police and the coroner have a mystery on their hands after a young man's body was discovered Saturday morning in Cascade Creek.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Erie Times News

Celebrate nonprofit power with Lake Erie LifeStyle magazine Sunday

The monthly Lake Erie LifeStyle magazine marks United Way's 100 years in Erie County this Sunday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Erie Times News

Mom-and-pop motels near peninsula survive against big-name hotels

Wettekin, 71, manages the small motel at 3504 West Lake Road that's owned by his 93-year-old mother, Jean Wettekin, who lives in three rooms that have been remodeled and combined into one living space.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Erie Times News

State police charge Harborcreek man with impersonating trooper

State police accuse a Harborcreek Township man of impersonating an undercover trooper while attempting to pull over another motorist in the township earlier this month.

Comment?

Related Topix: Harborcreek, PA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Erie Times News

Erie regional attractions get combined $323,406 in gaming funding

The Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority board approved a collective $323,406 in funding for the nine groups at its meeting Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA, Recreational Vehicle, Mitchell

Erie Times News

Millcreek pair face drug, weapon charges

Two Millcreek Township residents face drug and weapon charges following a lengthy investigation into crack cocaine sales at a township apartment complex.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Erie, PA

Erie Times News

Most Wanted

About Erie County Most Wanted: The Erie Times-News each Thursday publishes information about suspects sought by the Erie County Sheriff's Office.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Erie Times News

Man admits to committing 2 Erie credit union robberies

An Erie man accused of robbing an Erie Federal Credit Union branch late Friday afternoon admitted to the crime after he was found hiding in a Summit Township motel room early Wednesday morning.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Erie Times News

Community Health Net pulls out of Erie school-based health center

UPMC Hamot is looking for a new partner to help it run Wayne Primary Care, Erie County's first school-based health center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA

Erie Times News

North East's new Cork 1794 is toast of the town

North East's history is entwined with wine, grapes and agriculture. The town, which was founded in 1794, was home to Erie County's first winery.

Comment?

Related Topix: North East, PA, Wine, Drink, Life, Food, Dining, Recipes

Erie Times News

Facade grants awarded to downtown Erie businesses

The Erie Art Museum, the Downtown YMCA and Glass Growers Gallery are among the recipients of facade improvement grants totaling more than $41,000 awarded by the Erie Downtown Partnership.

Comment?

Related Topix: Erie, PA, Arts, Painting

Erie Times News

Erie man held for trial on charges in April homicide

An Erie man was held for trial this afternoon on criminal homicide and other charges in the death of a neighbor at their eastside duplex in early April.

Comment?

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

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••