Adams County Newswire (Page 5)

Adams County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Adams County, PA. (Page 5)

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  1. Conewago Creek seems to be 'back to normal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... of Environmental Protection. On June 8, efforts to contain a massive fire at Miller Chemical and Fertilizer in Adams County caused contamination that killed more than 10,000 fish. The Pennsylvania State Police said the fire caused about $20 million ...

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  2. Future plans: Meeting set for Gettysburg-area residents to voice opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Gettysburg Borough, Cumberland Township and Straban Township have partnered with the Adams County Office of Planning and Development to create the Central Adams Joint Comprehensive Plan, and they want to hear from residents. A public open house has been set for Aug. 7 and will provide opportunities for individual input on various components of the plan, according to a news release from Andrew Merkel, assistant director for the Adams County Office of Planning and Development.

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  3. Gettysburg native writes about hometown for Time.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... serving in the military in 2012, as well as how he learned the history of the Civil War, as it was written by Adams County residents back when it was fought. Small ends the article with this line - "As for me, I am still pitching in at the store ...

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  4. Warped Tour artists donate a day to GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... Gettysburg. En route from Holmdel, New Jersey, to Scranton, members of the Vans Warped Tour made a pit stop in Adams County to assist with planting trees, cleanup the National Military Park and beautify the streets of Gettysburg. Thomas Becker, ...

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  5. 2 Motorcyclists killed in separate weekend crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    A 53-year-old man was killed when he crashed his 1988 Harley-Davidson in Highland Township, Adams County, on Sunday.

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  6. Op/Ed: Fictionalizing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | UnionvilleTimes.com

    The history Americans know, or think they know, is increasingly coming from polluted sources. Last week I was in Gettysburg digging into original historical documents at the Adams County Historical Society and Gettysburg National Military Park for information on my next book, J. Howard Wert's Gettysburg .

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  7. Gettysburg man dies in Adams County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    Darryl Kump, 53, of Gettysburg crashed at Fairfield and Cold Spring roads in Highland Township around 7:11 p.m., according to Adams County 911. Kump died at the scene from blunt force trauma to the head, Felix said.

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  8. 53-year-old motorcyclist not wearing helmet killed in crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    A 53-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle accident along an Adams County roadway after crashing while not wearing a helmet, according to state police in Gettysburg. Darryl Kump, of Gettysburg, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash around 7:10 p.m. Sunday along Fairfield Road just west of Cold Springs Road in Highland Township.

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  9. Conewago Creek seems to be 'back to normal,' DEP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... of Environmental Protection. On June 8, efforts to contain a massive fire at Miller Chemical and Fertilizer in Adams County caused contamination that killed more than 10,000 fish. The Pennsylvania State Police said the fire caused about $20 million ...

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  10. Adams County building bought after more than two years of vacancyRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... July 14 and will soon start getting the building in shape for tenants, said Robin Fitzpatrick, president of the Adams County Economic Development Corporation. The company "was very open and aggressive about purchasing the building," Fitzpatrick ...

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  11. PennDOT: Crews plan to work on Moulstown and Zeiglers Church roads next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... Road in Paradise Township; Sweeping July 20 to 24 with lane closure on Route 15 from Cumberland County Line to Adams County Line; Shoulder cutting July 20 with single lane restriction on Biesecker Road (SR 3061) from Route 30 to Route 116 in West ...

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  12. Police in Adams County will soon carry NarcanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WPMT-TV York

    ADAMS COUNTY, Pa.- Naxolone, otherwise known as 'Narcan' is and anti-overdose drug which is currently only carried by Pennsylvania State Police and York County Police. With six overdose deaths so far this year in Adams County, the district attorney isn't hesitating to find a way to save these people's lives.

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  13. Adams County police could soon carry heroin overdose medsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Hanover Borough police officers used naloxone to save a woman in the first block of South Street on April 9. Several York County police units carry kits that contain the anti-overdose drug. A handful of Adams County departments could soon start to carry them as well.

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  14. News briefs from July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... or email [email protected] The $250 Helen Tunison Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Adams County who is a full-time student majoring in family and consumer sciences or a related field, having successfully completed their ...

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  15. Police: Man charged for fleeing DUI crash in Cumberland TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Evening Sun

    A Cumberland County man who police say was driving under the influence of alcohol and fleeing the scene of an Adams County crash has a formal arraignment set for next month. Cumberland Township police arrested Zachary William Witherow, 25, of Dickinson Township, on Feb. 20 after connecting him to a crash that occurred that same night, according to an affidavit filed with District Judge Mark Beauchat.

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  16. 5 things to do in Hanover-Adams County this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... was key to a successful team. The annual Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival is returning to Adams County on Saturday and Sunday, with 18 clubs participating from across the United States. This year's festival takes place at the ...

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  17. Police: Man charged for sex with teen in LittlestownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... as well as a misdemeanor charge for indecent assault of a person under 16, court documents state. He is now in Adams County prison in lieu of $50,000 bail, according to online court documents. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 22.

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  18. Adams County police could soon carry opiate overdose medsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Hanover Borough police officers used naloxone to save a woman in the first block of South Street on April 9. Several York County police units carry kits that contain the anti-overdose drug. A handful of Adams County departments could soon start to carry them as well.

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  19. Outdoors: Doe license sales are underway for residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... remaining, especially if you desire to hunt locally. Wildlife Management Unit 5A, which includes most of Adams County and portions of Franklin, Cumberland and York counties, had 17,079 permits remaining from an allotment of 19,000. WMU 5B, covering ...

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  20. Firefighters knock down fire in New OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... said. United Hook and Ladder firefighters worked late last night to knock down a fire at a home in New Oxford, Adams County 911 officials confirmed.

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