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BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS JULY 17, 2019

WOMAN TOOK MONEY FROM LOCAL VFW A Jersey Shore woman has been charged with taking almost 8 thousand dollars from a local VFW.  Fifty nine year old Dianne McAlister, who was a former employee at the west third street VFW in Williamsport, had access to the all the accounts and according to police, wrote checks…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS JULY 16, 2019

I-80 TRAFFIC AFFECTED BY TWO PROBLEMS TUESDAY There’s now an accident in the back-ups where Milton State Police were already working an overturned truck.  Emergency crews are working to clear a fuel spill that closed the ramp from Rt. 15 northbound from Lewisburg to the I-80 East Bound ramp in White Deer township at exit…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS JULY 15, 2019

  MOTORCYCLIST LIFE-FLIGHTED AFTER ACCIDENT There was a serious accident in Loyalsock Township Saturday morning in which a motorcyclist was trapped under an SUV according to the Williamsport Sun Gazette.  The wreck shut down East Third street at Northway Road for several hours.  29 year old Jonathan Toro of Williamsport was flown to Geisinger Medical…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS JULY 12, 2019

MAN FLEES POLICE, CRASHES VEHICLE, FLEES AGAIN A Williamsport man ran from an accident scene after he fled from police and crashed his car following an officer’s request to search his vehicle for suspicion of marijuana.  Twenty seven year old Earl Taylor of Cherry Street, was stopped by police, who suspected Taylor of smoking the…more »

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