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    Home & Backyard ‘Picture Perfect’ Photo Gallery 2017

    Have a photo of nature’s beauty? Submit it to our Home & Backyard ‘Picture Perfect’ Photo Gallery.

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Icicle Twilight @ my home Jankowsky farm Dushore this evening

    Winter Sunset Slideshow

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    February Snow Slideshow

    Have a great photo from the latest February snowfall? Share them with us!

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    WATCH LIVE: Penn State’s THON 2017

    Player not loading? Watch the THON Live Webcast HERE. UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State Dance Marathon (THON) will host more than16,500 student volunteers at the Bryce Jordan Center Feb. 17-19, 2017, during its annual 46-hour nositting no-sleeping dance marathon to fight childhood cancer. WPSU is providing the live stream of THON (player above): The webcast will begin on Friday, Feb. 17, at around 4:30pm. The webcast will end shortly after the reveal of the final fundraising totals on Sunday, Feb. 19. Over 400 Penn […]


    George ‘the Animal’ Steele, WWE Hall of Famer, Dies at 79

    WWE Hall of Famer George “the Animal” Steele died Thursday night after a lengthy illness, KTLA and the LA Times report. He was 79. Steele, whose real name was Jim Myers, wrestled for many promotions but is best remembered for his time in WWE (then called WWF). With his stooped posture, bald head, green tongue (which he got from chewing green breath mints before his matches) and mat of hair on his back, Steele would act like a wildman in […]

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    Full Moon Slideshow

    Check out some great photos of our moon and submit your own!

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    Alvin Bush, Longtime State Lawmaker, Dead at 93

    Longtime state legislator Alvin C. Bush has died. Bush served as a state representative from the Williamsport area for 30 years until the 1990s. The Republican lawmaker is credited with being the father of what’s now Penn College of Technology. Bush was 93 years old.

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    Video Vault: Carbon Monoxide Leak in Dunmore

    Twenty years ago, high levels of carbon monoxide forced families in one part of Lackawanna County out of their homes. The colorless, odorless, poisonous gas entered the Dunmore neighborhood just days after a PennDOT blast for the construction of the nearby Casey Highway.

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    Coroner: Woman Died After Getting Arm Stuck in Clothing Donation Bin

    MOUNT CARMEL TOWNSHIP — A woman was found dead after getting her arm caught in a clothing drop-off bin, leaving her dangling for more than six hours. Judith Permar, 56, died from a combination of trauma and possible hypothermia, according to Northumberland County Coroner James Kelley. Permar used a step stool to reach the bin when her arm became stuck and the stool collapsed — her feet dangling just above the ground, PennLive reported. She broke her left arm and wrist, which prevented her from […]

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    Discovery of Euthanasia Drug Prompts Recall of Dog Food Sold in PA

    Wheeling, IL — Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food of Wheeling, IL is voluntarily recalling specific lots of its Hunk of Beef product because of a potential contaminant Pentobarbital, which was detected in one lot of Hunk of Beef. Pentobarbital can affect animals that ingest it, and possibly cause side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, excitement, loss of balance, or nausea, or in extreme cases, possibly death. The specifically-identified lot numbers of cans of 12-oz Hunk of Beef being voluntarily recalled were distributed to retail locations […]

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    Project 505 Trolley

    SCRANTON — The Electric City Trolley Museum Association is currently working to restore the 505 electric streetcar. A replica of a similar trolley is on loan for WNEP’s backyard railroad. Get more information on the organization here.  

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    Add ‘WNEP Weather’ to Your Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing

    Great news!  WNEP’s Stormtracker 16 team now produces weather reports specifically for your Alexa-enabled devices, including Amazon Echo, Amazon Tap, Amazon Fire TV, and more. It’s easy to add the WNEP Weather report to your flash briefing list in Alexa by searching for “WNEP Weather” in the Skills section of the Alexa app. Here’s How: Open the Alexa App, available on iOS and Android. Select “Skills” from the dropdown menu and search for “WNEP”. Tap on “WNEP Weather” in the search results and choose […]