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BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS OCTOBER 22, 2020

ARMED ROBBERY IN SUNBURY State police were on the scene last night at a convenience store in Sunbury investigating an armed robbery.  According to the Daily Item, police confirmed that a suspect was in custody after they were called to the Valero on South Front Street for the robbery just before 9pm.  Parking lots in…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS OCTOBER 21, 2020

POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN WILLIAMSPORT HOMICIDE A man has been identified as a suspect in the death of Jimia Alston who was shot and killed in her Louisa Street home last week.  According to the Sun Gazette, an arrest warrant has been issued for 36 year old Antwan McClain who remains at large.  The mother…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS OCTOBER 20, 2020

Lycoming County has 15 new cases of COVID-19 with 8 hospitalized patients, for a county wide total of 888.  Northumberland County has reported two new deaths and 19 new positive tests – three of those in long-term care facilities. The countywide total of 1,346. Montour County has five new cases at 276 overall and seen…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS OCTOBER 19, 2020

WILLIAMSPORT WOMAN SHOT IN HER HOME The second shooting in ten days in the city has turned into the second homicide in Williamsport in the same two week period.  The woman who was shot inside her home last Thursday night died while in surgery shortly after arriving at UPMC WIlliamsport.  According to the Sun Gazette,…more »

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