Julie Sidoni

Anchor, Reporter

You can catch evening anchor Julie Sidoni for two hours each weeknight, on Newswatch 16 at 4 and Newswatch 16 at 5. She is also currently responsible for the station's Healthwatch 16 reports.

Julie has been part of the WNEP team since February of 2002. She comes to WNEP from WJAC-TV in Johnstown, where she reported for a year and a half after graduating from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. Before that, Julie worked as an associate producer at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh. She got her start as a reporter for National Public Radio affiliate WDUQ-FM, also in Pittsburgh.

Julie grew up in St. Marys, PA and lives with her family in the Scranton area.

Recent Articles

  • Diagnosing AVM

    Posted on: 3:16 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    There’s a 15 year old in Northumberland County living a normal teenage life right now despite a brush with death...
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  • Fourth Annual Conference On Aging

    Posted on: 11:18 am, April 9, 2014, by

    There are a lot of seniors in northeastern and central Pennsylvania, and many more people whose lives are affected by...
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  • Allergy Season: It’ll Hit Fast And Hit Hard

    Posted on: 1:25 pm, April 4, 2014, by

    Lots of people are excited about the spring sun bringing warmer temperatures after what has been a long winter.  But...
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  • PA Doctors Keep Close Eye On Polio-like Illness In California

    Posted on: 1:57 pm, March 21, 2014, by , updated on: 02:05pm, March 21, 2014

    Doctors in California are watching for signs of more children being affected by a polio-like syndrome.  So far about 20...
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  • Renal Race 3 – This Weekend in Wilkes-Barre

    Posted on: 12:16 pm, March 13, 2014, by

    In Wilkes-Barre this Sunday morning, it’ll be runners and walkers taking to the streets before the St. Patricks Parade kicks...
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  • ‘A Gift From God’; Woman Credits Car Crash With Saving Her Life

    Posted on: 12:07 pm, March 13, 2014, by , updated on: 01:05pm, March 13, 2014

    “It was a gift from God.” That’s about the only way a pastor from central Pennsylvania and his wife can...
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  • Introducing the EICU

    Posted on: 11:44 am, March 5, 2014, by

    Caring for very sick patients…from miles away.  It’s happening at Geisinger’s Wyoming Valley and CMC facilities with something called the...
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  • Healthy Hearts 365 Days A Year

    Posted on: 10:31 am, March 5, 2014, by

    It’s a little late for the official Heart Health Month: February was over last week.  But considering that so much...
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  • Quitting Smoking and Your Heart

    Posted on: 11:37 am, February 28, 2014, by

    There is a definite connection between smoking and heart health.  But there has also been a lot of talk over...
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  • Dealing with Gestational Diabetes

    Posted on: 11:27 am, February 28, 2014, by

    It’s estimated that between five and ten percent of pregnant women will be diagnosed with gestational diabetes, usually at around...
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  • Award-Winning Device Helps Detect Heart Problems

    Posted on: 3:51 pm, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 04:09pm, February 20, 2014

    PLAINS TOWNSHIP — If you’ve been in a hospital or even seen a TV show set in a hospital, you’ve...
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  • “Simple Servings” Making for Easier Food Choices at King’s

    Posted on: 12:10 pm, February 13, 2014, by

    Making good food choices can be difficult when you have food allergies or intolerances.  Making students meal times a little...
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