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Brittany Boyer joined WNEP in July 2013. You can catch her doing the weather on the weekends and reporting news during the week.

Growing up outside of Philadelphia, Brittany always knew she wanted to work at a local news station. She made her first stint at the green screen and the anchor desk in high school being involved in her school’s morning show.

Brittany graduated from Penn State University with degrees in Broadcast Journalism and English.

From there she landed a job at Accuweather. While there she presented weather forecasts across North America.

After getting a taste in the weather field, Brittany moved to her next job in DuBois, Pa. She worked for WJAC-TV for two years as the stations northern tier reporter and fill-in weather anchor.

Brittany is happy to be back closer to home and at WNEP. When she is not working in the newsroom or weather center, she is working toward receiving her Meteorology degree from Mississippi State University.

During her free time she enjoys working out, skiing and trying new recipes in the kitchen. When time allows she enjoys traveling to Canada to visit her family in Montreal.

Brittany.Boyer@wnep.com


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    Power to Save: Getting the Orange Out of the Water

    HANOVER TOWNSHIP — If you drive along Route 29 near Nanticoke, you might do a double take when passing a pond along the road. That’s because the water in the pond is orange. But the unusual color is actually a good thing. Looking at the orange pond of water, you might think there’s something wrong in this part of Luzerne County. But surprisingly, this murky water is protecting the environment in Hanover Township. “It promises to help us get the […]

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    Students Feeling the Impact of an Unsigned Budget

    BLOOMSBURG — It’s back to the books this week for students at Bloomsburg University. While the first week of classes isn’t usually too stressful, students like Saige Gabrielli are thinking about financial aid. “It hasn’t kicked in quite yet so right now me and my family are paying completely out of pocket for everything,” Gabrielli said. That’s because in Harrisburg lawmakers still haven’t agreed on a state budget. It’s preventing the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency or PHEAA from releasing […]

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    DUNMORE — It was a rough morning on Wall Street for the Dow Jones Industrial as it dropped more than 1,000 points making it the largest point drop at the beginning of the trading day. “All I thought of this morning when I first heard that was I’m glad we took out our IRA money earlier this year before everything fell down,” Eunice Malatin of Weatherly said. But Sean McAndrew, a partner at Ingargiola Wealth Management Group in Dunmore, says […]

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    STROUDSBURG — U.S. Senator Bob Casey is trying to stop a proposal in Washington that would allow longer trucks on the road. He announced the effort during a news conference in Stroudsburg Wednesday afternoon. “The last thing we need is more length and therefore more accidents,” said Senator Bob Casey. Senator Casey added if the transportation bill passes the House and Senate as is in Washington, trucks could be even longer. Casey is calling on House Speaker John Boehner to reverse a policy that […]

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    KEYSTONE COLLEGE — The latest polls continue to show Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in the lead, even after some recent comments left him in the hot seat. According to a college professor, there’s a reason why Trump is the Republican front runner. A professor at Keystone College and four of his students have been doing research on personality traits including something that’s called drunken bonding. The professor say, a level of trust is gained when people engage in drinking […]

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    MEHOOPANY TOWNSHIP — A 1930s overhead truss bridge in Wyoming County has seen a lot of traffic over the years. Now, those days are over. Thanks to the Pennsylvania Transportation Funding Bill or Act 89, a new $2.8 million bridge was able to be built along Route 87 in Mehoopany Township. “My concern with the old bridge was because it was so low, if we did have a catastrophic flood then the water and all the debris would pile up […]

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    Grocery Shopping from Your Computer

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    UNION TOWNSHIP — The coroner was called Tuesday to an incident at a natural gas pipeline project in the northern tier. It happened in Tioga County, just a few miles from the Bradford County line. Neighbors in this area say the work going on is part of a pipeline that’s being put in about 40 miles north of Williamsport. We saw workers and emergency responders behind a home on Ladder Hill Road, off Joe Hill Road in Union Township, which […]

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    KINGSTON — On this hot summer day, the Kingston pool is the place to be for kids in this part of Luzerne County. “You could just swim, chillax, there’s a snack bar right over there if you would just like to have something to eat. I mean, it’s a pretty nice place for families and kids of all ages,” Conner Uzer of Kingston said. After 50 years in the books, the pool will soon begin a $1 million renovation project […]

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    TROY — It’s a family tradition that has been going on for 140 years in Bradford County. It’s a fair that keeps families coming back year after year. “I just love cows and horses all the time, but the cows are so cute,” Alexis Holmes said. It wouldn’t be a fair without the rides and the food, but what people are really taking notice to this year is the heat. Anne Hoeffner grew up in Troy and now lives in […]

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    Oil Spill Cleanup At School

    SUMMIT HILL — There’s a big cleanup underway near Panther Valley High School in Carbon County after more than 5,000 gallons of heating oil was released from the tank at the Panther Valley Middle School. According to the Department of Environmental Protection, the oil leaked from a 10,000 gallon storage tank in the middle school which is next door. A building and grounds employee noticed the spilled fuel early in the morning. “It is an underground tank. Right now we’re emptying […]

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