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.

Recent Articles
  • syrian refugee

    Heated Debate Over Syrian Refugees in the United States

    SCRANTON — As people continue to mourn the loss of those killed in last week’s terror attacks, lawmakers in the United States are questioning whether Syrian refugees should still be allowed here. “We here in the United States, we have to re-examine the security protocols we use for admitting Syrian refugees and until we have done that we should suspend the program,” Senator Pat Toomey said in an interview. Dr. Gretchen Van Dyke, a political science professor at the University […]

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    Operation Christmas Child Underway

    MOOSIC — It was a special delivery to a church in Lackawanna County as boxes and boxes were piled. Each box is filled with gifts for children. It’s all part of Operation Christmas Child, a fundraiser run by the national organization Samaritan’s Purse. In northeastern Pennsylvania, boxes have been collected in eight locations and now they are all making their way to a church Lackawanna County. On Monday, more than 900 boxes of goodies for kids were dropped off at the […]

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    New Center for Veterans at Keystone College

    KEYSTONE COLLEGE — A ribbon cutting ceremony marked the dedication of a new veterans center at Keystone College in Wyoming County. The new center is named after Elmer R. Hawk, a World War II veteran who spent 18 months as a prisoner of war. The 1948 Keystone graduate may be most well known for his help with building the family business Gertrude Hawk Chocolates in Dunmore. His son and daughter-in-law are proud that Elmer’s legacy as a businessman and veteran […]

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    Remembering the Good Old Days at The Globe Store

    SCRANTON — It was a one of a kind store on Wyoming Avenue in Scranton that brought shoppers from near and far for decades, especially around the holidays. From the Christmas carolers to the iconic window displays, the Globe Store brings back plenty of memories. It was even featured on WVIA’s special “Back in the Day.” Now there’s a chance for you to relive the good old days. Scranton Tomorrow, the Chamber of Commerce, and the Lackawanna Historical Society are […]

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    Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaigns Begin

    EAST STROUDSBURG — It’s that time of the year where you’ll hear bells ringing and see red kettles outside of businesses for the Salvation Army’s biggest fundraiser of the year. You’ll find nothing but a smile on the face of Carmen Thompson of Tannersville as she rings a bell supporting her local Salvation Army chapter. The mother from Monroe County knows first hand how important donations are for the organization. “You know, sometimes you fall on hard times. It’s nothing […]

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    Enjoying the 70 Degree Temperatures in November

    MONTROSE– It’s not too often you’ll find people golfing in November in Susquehanna County. If you add sunny skies and 70-degree temperatures to the mix you’ll find a busy golf course. “When you start talking about 70-degree weather in Montrose in November, you’re talking pretty good stuff to go out and play some golf in,” Edward Dewitt of the Montrose Country Club said. Rex Maxey and his friends weren’t the only ones on the course on Wednesday. It was so […]

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    Train Car Dug up from School Construction Site

    BERWICK — It has been over a month since construction crews in Berwick made an unusual discovery while working on a new elementary school on Washington Street. They found a train car and on Tuesday we got a look at it out of the ground. There are no wheels and no markings, William Nagy of Bloomsburg was surprised to see it up close. “It looks in good shape. I can’t believe it’s been underground probably since the ’30s,” Nagy said. […]

  • holidayhire

    Stores Hiring Employees for the Holiday

    DICKSON CITY — If you walk through the Viewmont Mall in Lackawanna County, you’ll notice a lot of signs in stores looking to hire employees for the holiday season. At Forever 21, they’re looking for anyone 18 or older to add to their team. “For the holiday season, I’d like to get up to 100, so I am looking to hire about 30 more employees before the peak season,” Vanessa Evans of Forever 21 said. On the other side of […]

  • luz traffic victims

    Stuck in Traffic? You’re Not Alone

    LUZERNE COUNTY — We talked to a lot of drivers who were stuck on Interstate 81. Many of them are frustrated with being late for work and are frustrated with it happening over and over again. If you drive Interstate 81 in Lackawanna or Luzerne Counties you may also be frustrated with all the backups lately. Karen Fry got to work in Scranton 30 minutes late on Tuesday because of bumper-to-bumper traffic. “If normal traffic is flowing, it should take […]

  • lacka theft

    Man Accused of Stealing Thousands from Aunt

    DUNMORE — A man from Lackawanna County is expected to turn himself in Wednesday on charges he took more than $360,000 from his elderly aunt. The victim also suffers from dementia and investigators claim he was using her money to buy things for years. According to court paperwork, Robert Shutta of Dunmore is accused of using his power of attorney to take his aunt’s money. We stopped at that man’s house to see what he had to say about these […]

  • fall foliage

    Enjoying the Warm Temperatures and Fall Foliage in the Poconos

    TOBYHANNA — On this warm fall day in the Poconos it might be just a distant memory that there were snow showers a few days ago. It was a different story Tuesday as temperatures soared into the 60s and 70s across the region. In Lake Harmony, we found Frank Gilotti snapping pictures outside. No coat was needed to get some shots of the changing leaves. “It doesn’t get much better than that. It’s a nice brisk day and the leaves […]

  • wyo frost

    Frosty Temps This Weekend May Affect Your Plants

    FALLS TOWNSHIP — For the first time in six months, temperatures this weekend are expected to fall below freezing, which could cause problems for those who have a garden. It may have been in the 70s earlier this week, but the weather is about to take a drastic change this weekend. Overnight temperatures Saturday night and Sunday night will be cold enough to do some damage to plants. We stopped at Kettell’s Greenhouse in Wyoming County to get advice from […]


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