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  • Dancing Hughesville Police Officer at it Again

    HUGHESVILLE — Hughesville police posted video to the department’s Facebook page showing one officer busting a move. Officer Drew Boyer was spotted doing the Cupid Shuffle at the Hughesville Volunteer Fireman’s Carnival. Shortly after the video was posted, it already had more than 2,000 views. This isn’t the first time Officer Boyer showed he can cut a rug. The Hughesville Police Department also posted video of Officer Boyer dancing at last year’s carnival.

  • Dad Walks Daughter to First Day of Kindergarten, Last Day of High School

    ALVORD, Texas – As his daughter was preparing to graduate high school, a Texas father was going through old pictures and couldn’t help but get emotional over one of them. Jason Gayler of Alvord, Texas, was going through the photos when he found one of him walking his daughter, Brittany, to school on her first day of kindergarten. She was just 5 years old. Now, 13 years later, Jason and Brittany recreated that moment, walking to school together on her […]

  • National Donut Day Deals

    The first Friday in June, June 2 this year, is National Donut Day. Started by the Salvation Army in Chicago in 1938, the day honors the group’s “donut lassies,” who served treats and provided assistance to soldiers on the front lines during World War I. (And this isn’t to be confused with National Doughnut Day, which is in November and celebrates the actual food.) And with National Donut Day, comes donut deals! This list is subject to change and more deals […]

  • 4 Pennsylvania Burgers Make Food Critic’s ‘Best Burgers in America’ List

    PENNSYLVANIA  — A food critic has his list of the 100 best hamburgers in the country and four of them are in Pennsylvania. Critic Kevin Alexander at Thrillist says that “if you can’t enjoy a shockingly underrated classic burger inside” Stinky’s Bar & Grill, a “divey Pittsburgh joint… you are going to have a very hard and sad life,” naming it the 44th best in the nation. While “Stinky’s” landed the highest ranking for a Keystone State burger, three others […]

  • Investigators Release Photo of Luzerne County Shooting Suspect

    HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Investigators have released a photo of Tremaine Jamison, a suspect in the shooting of a man in Luzerne County. Police believe Jamison shot Devon Brown, 29, in the head outside the Marion Terrace Apartment Complex along Mark Drive in Hanover Township around 8 p.m. Wednesday. Officials say Brown knew the man who killed him. “I want people to know this was not a random act. These individuals knew each other,” said Stefanie Salavantis, Luzerne County district attorney. Investigators […]

  • Go Joe 20: Bike Ride Information, Donation Links

    Go Joe 20 hits the road on Monday, July 24 and finishes at the St. Joseph’s Festival in Scranton on Saturday, July 29. Joe Snedeker travels the WNEP coverage area in 2017 and makes several planned stops along the way – right near you! Cheer on Joe along the way! You can get Joe’s exact route HERE. Share your Go Joe 20 photos and videos with us using #GoJoe20 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! Join us for Noon, and evening […]

  • President Trump, The Internet Have Fun With His Viral ‘Covfefe’ Tweet

    WASHINGTON — Half a sentence and a typo from the President of the United States are the most-talked about trends on the Internet. So here’s what we know happened. President Donald Trump tweeted “Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” a clause with no context, at 12:06 a.m. ET Wednesday. As of 4 a.m., the tweet garnered more than 108,000 retweets and more than 135,000 likes. The tweet was finally deleted about 5:50 a.m. ET Wednesday. At 6:09 a.m., Trump took […]

  • Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant to Close in 2019

    HARRISBURG — Three Mile Island, the site of the biggest nuclear disaster in U.S. history, plans to shut down. The nuclear power plant near Harrisburg has been losing money for years. Now, the owners announced they plan to shut it down in the fall of 2019. The eyes of the nation focused on the plant during a partial nuclear meltdown in March 1979. Officials evacuated homes all around the island. They worried part of the plant could explode. In the end, […]

  • Penn State Grad from Tioga County Breaks Plinko Record on “The Price is Right!”

    “Come on down!” You’re the new Plinko record holder on “The Price is Right!” Ryan Belz of Millerton, PA in Tioga County set the record Thursday on the show’s famous pricing game, Plinko, and banking $31,500. The recent Penn State alumnus guessed $1 to get to the big stage, winning a vacuum sealer, water pik, and crock pot. Next stop, the Plinko board. Five “chip” drops and more than $30,000 later – the rest is history. “The experience was an […]

  • Scary Video Shows 3-Year-Old Struggling to Stand After Tick Bite

    LA GRANDE, Ore. — Parents in Oregon recorded the terrifying moments after their daughter was left partially paralyzed from being bitten by a tick. On May 13th, Amanda Lewis’ daughter Evelyn became fussy after her bath and didn’t want to stand up. The next morning, Evelyn was still having problems standing and could barely walk, crawl, or use her arms. Afraid, Lewis and her husband decided to film a video and send it to their family to see if they had […]

  • Reports of ‘Metal Objects’ in Hot Dogs Prompts Nationwide Recall

    CINCINNATI — An Ohio company is recalling more than 200, 000 pounds of hot dogs after customers found “metal objects” in the meat. John Morell and Co. is recalling the 14 oz. package of “Nathan’s Skinless 8 Beef Franks” with a Use By Date of Aug. 19, 2017, and the 16 oz. package of “Curtis Beef Master Beef Franks” with a Use By Date of June 15, 2017. The products will have an “EST. 296” on the side of the package. […]

  • Police Pursuit: Angry Swan Chases Orlando Police Officer

    @HLNTV @RobinMeade Goose assaulting an officer in Orlando, FL. LaKe Eola Park. — Darrell Harbin (@DHarb12) May 19, 2017 Orlando, FL — It’s a police pursuit of a different kind. One officer in Orlando found himself being chased down by an angry swan. WESH reports that the incident took place in Lake Eola, Florida on Thursday. The entire, hilarious chase was captured by neighbor Darrell Harbin and posted to Twitter. At one point during the chase, it appears that […]