Son: Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky
Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn’t informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure whether they were true, Jay Paterno writes in a new book.
Wolf: Wealthy should pay more to cut school taxes
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf would make a centerpiece of his first budget proposal an increase in income taxes on Pennsylvania’s higher-earn
Carjackers still on lam after crash that killed 3 kids
Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.
Baby, 3 others hurt in Route 11 crash near Danville
DANVILLE — Two women, an infant and the baby’s 2-year-old girl sister were taken to Geisinger Medical Center following a three-vehicle chain-reaction accident at 3:14 p.m. Friday on Route 11 near Steve Shannon Tire and Auto Center in Mahoning Township.
William Cameron to spend $12,000 to find new chief
LEWISBURG — The William Cameron Engine Company will pay a State College consulting firm more than $12,000 to help the Lewisburg fire house find its first paid chief after its first national search to fill the job ended without a new leader.
DA clears officer in Sunbury shooting
SUNBURY — Three shots from a Taser could not stop 390-pound Erick Trometter from attacking Sunbury’s then-acting Police Chief Brad Hare with a large filet knife, so the veteran officer drew his gun and shot the 22-year-old city man in the leg, according to a report issued Friday.
Area cyclist pedals 4,233 miles in 21 days for race
Growing up in a Mennonite family, Jesse Stauffer often traveled the roads in Snyder County on a bicycle.
Amazon worker pilots drone around Space Needle
Police say an out-of-town Amazon employee was the operator behind a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week.
Carjacked vehicle strikes crowd, killing 2 kids
Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her car at gunpoint and drove it into a group of people on a corner in Philadelphia on Friday, killing two children and critically injuring three other people, police said.
Man calls police chief "brain dead"
A Liberty Township man was cited for placing a sign calling Mahoning Township’s police chief “brain dead and hell bound.”
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