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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.

After graduating, she took her passion for news and weather to Penn State University. She received degrees in Broadcast Journalism and English.

From there she landed a job at Accuweather. Brittany says this paved the way and opened the door to start her career in weather. While there she presented weather forecasts across North America.

After getting a taste in the weather field, Brittany moved west 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 also enjoys working out and trying new recipes in the kitchen. When time allows she enjoys traveling to Canada to visit her family in Montreal.


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    School Officials Address Series of Bomb Threats

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    CARBONDALE — It’s been one week since a shooting at the state police barracks in Blooming Grove left a state police corporal dead and sent a fellow trooper to the hospital with critical injuries. State police say Eric Frein fired those shots, but Frein is nowhere to be found. The search for Frein kept several schools in the Poconos closed again Friday. Other districts also chose to move and reschedule football games. The Wayne Highlands School District had a football […]

  • Police Search for Attempted Homicide Suspect in Hit and Run

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    Millville Area Teachers May Strike This Week

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    Hidden Cash Craze Coming to Bloomsburg

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    Hawk Mountain Plans Future Upgrades

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    U.S. Postal Service Cutting Hours, Jobs At Lake Winola

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    Crews Repair Railroad After Train Derailment

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    Scranton Named Top 10 Finalist in National Competition

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    Recent Severe Storms Not Unusual for The Area

    BINGHAMTON — It was one week ago when severe weather came through Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania, and it ended up becoming a night a lot of people won’t forget. Multiple counties were under tornado warnings and a total of four tornadoes actually touched down. “It’s pretty crazy, scary, scary. I have kids and if they had been outside, it happened so quick,” Billie Jo Arner of Kingsley said. Arner is one of many who saw first hand how destructive mother […]


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