Monthly Archive for: "June, 2020"

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 24, 2020

An early-morning tractor-trailer crash Wednesday in Snyder County claimed the life of a Madison Heights, VA man.  State Police say 31-year-old Jerel Harris was the operator of the rig on Route 235 in Spring Township.  The driver lost control while descending a hill.  The rig struck the guiderail before jackknifing in the roadway.  Harris was […]

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 23, 2020

State House Republicans elected new leaders yesterday in Harrisburg.  Representative Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) was elected speaker by the full House Monday afternoon. He replaces Mike Turzai of Allegheny County who retired from the House earlier this month.  House Republicans chose Representative Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) to serve as the next majority leader. Benninghoff has held several […]

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 22, 2020

Authorities in Juniata County are investigating two similar incidents of ID theft involving residents’ names being falsely used for delivered packages.  State Police say a package was delivered to a woman on 2nd Street in Port Royal on June 17th.  The woman was not expecting any deliveries.  An unidentified hispanic male driving a black sedan […]