|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-19-14
A Lewistown woman was injured in a two vehicle accident last evening on Ferguson Valley Road. Police said Josie Xanthopoulos was traveling west when a pick-up, operated by Rebecca Harrop, pulled out in front of her. Xanthopoulos suffered head... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-18-14
The President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg is stepping down. Michael O’Keefe announced that he will retire on June 30th. O’Keefe has held the position since 2004.
The executive committee of the Board will begin the... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-17-14
Lewistown Police are investigating an alleged robbery that oocurred yesterday afternoon around 3 PM. A man reported that he was walking on West Fourth Street when he was assaulted by two males. One of the men demanded cash and the other on... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-16-12
Three people were injured, including an infant, when two cars collided nearly head-on yesterday afternoon in front of the Indian Valley Elementary School. Regional Police say Kara Yoder, of Reedsville, was driving south when her vehicle drifted into... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-15-14
Today is expected to be the biggest mailing day of the year. The U.S. Postal Service, FedEx and UPS think it may be their biggest day in history.
If you are expecting a package, but can’t be home to receive it, call ahead and request a custom... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-12-14
Yesterday’s snow showers wreaked havoc across parts of Interstate 80 in Centre and Clinton counties. Police recorded multiple crashes and pile-ups that shut down a 5-mile portion of the interstate. Responders were called to a chain reaction crash... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-11-14
Police in Dublin Township, Huntingdon County, are investigating the death of 51-year-old Sandra Lee Frain. The victim was found dead in her bedroom Sunday evening. The investigation is pending results of an autopsy.
The Lewistown Police... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-710-14
A Huntingdon County woman died in a one-vehicle crash yesterday in West Township. State Police say 61-year-old Barbara Grove, of Alexandria, died at JC Blair Memorial Hospital.
Lewistown Police arrested a man on multiple child abuse charges. ... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-9-14
A Port Royal man was injured when his vehicle crashed into the concrete divider on Route 22 in Fermanagh Township. State Police say 19-year-old Austin DeFrank was possibly under the influence of a controlled substance. Officers found drug... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-8-14
Two people died in a two-vehicle crash Friday in Perry County. State Police at Newport say 86-year-old Paul Linard, Junior, of Maytown, was traveling on Shermans Valley Road when his vehicle crossed into the opposite lane and hit a pick-up truck,... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-5-14
State Police at Huntingdon are investigating the death of a Shade Gap man. Troopers say 54-year-old Gregory Yocum suffered a single gunshot to the head. Yocum was found dead around 10:30 last night.
The holiday season is underway in downtown... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-4-14
Police are looking for a 16-year-old Juniata County boy who was reported missing around 5:30 Tuesday evening. State Police said Dwight Frymyer, of Mifflin, was last seen in the area of Washington Avenue and North Front Street in Mifflintown. He is... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-3-14
A Huntingdon County teen was killed last evening in a two-vehicle accident on Route 22 in Brady Township. State Police say 19-year-old Logan Ramper struck a vehicle operated by Ivy Hullihen, of Shirleysburg. Ramper was pronounced dead at the scene.... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-2-14
Pennsylvania State Police investigated 1,268 crashes during the four-day Thanksgiving holiday driving period. 239 people were injured and five people killed. 66 of those crashes, including three fatal crashes, were alcohol-related.
Nine... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-1-14
The nine alumni-elected Penn State trustees are requesting access to the files used to develop the Freeh report on the school’s handling of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. Since its release in July 2012, the Freeh report has been challenged... more >>