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

  • Local Businesses Hope For Black Friday Boost

    Posted on: 3:43 pm, November 29, 2013, by , updated on: 07:44pm, November 29, 2013

    HONESDALE — Today it’s Black Friday. Tomorrow it’s Small Business Saturday, a nationwide effort meant to celebrate smaller, local businesses....
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  • Explore Your Family Health History

    Posted on: 3:54 pm, November 26, 2013, by , updated on: 02:52pm, December 11, 2013

    In just a few days, you’ll be sitting around a dinner table with your family and friends and maybe even...
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  • Surgery Simulation

    Posted on: 1:05 pm, November 22, 2013, by , updated on: 01:07pm, November 22, 2013

    Author Malcolm Gladwell once famously said it takes roughly 10,000 hours of practice to achieve mastery in a field.  But...
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  • Mini Strokes

    Posted on: 1:39 pm, November 14, 2013, by

    It was halftime in Houston a few Sundays ago when Texans Head Coach Gary Kubiak hunched over, then dropped to...
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  • Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: The New Recommendations

    Posted on: 1:19 pm, November 14, 2013, by

    If you’re not already on medicine to lower your cholesterol, there’s a chance you could be soon. Two groups- the...
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  • Getting Her Life Back

    Posted on: 2:32 pm, October 31, 2013, by

    A woman in Susquehanna County has a lot of good things to say about her doctors at Geisinger Medical Center. ...
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  • Be Careful When You’re Carving

    Posted on: 11:20 am, October 23, 2013, by

    As we get closer to Halloween, we enter prime time for pumpkin carving.  It’s a tradition for many families, but...
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  • The DiaRem Score

    Posted on: 3:49 pm, October 11, 2013, by

    When you hear “gastric bypass” surgery, you probably think of weight loss, and it’s true that it’s an available tool...
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  • Knee Replacement Surgery: The Economic Factor

    Posted on: 2:18 pm, October 4, 2013, by

    For people who are in need of a knee replacement, surgery can mean a whole new world of less pain...
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  • Measles Outbreaks are Close to Northeastern PA

    Posted on: 12:41 pm, September 25, 2013, by

    Measles is back in the headlines.  The number of cases used to be in the hundreds of thousands nationwide, before...
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  • Infant Hip Dysplasia

    Posted on: 11:24 am, September 11, 2013, by

     Infant hip dysplasia is fairly common, and treatable, but getting it diagnosed early is important. “She’s like any other baby-...
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  • G-CMC Advances in Heart Care

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, September 6, 2013, by

    Al Russomano, 58, from Scranton, has had about a year to think about one of the scariest days of his...
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