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H-bomb or bluff?

January 7, 2016 SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea’s declaration that it had tested a hydrogen bomb for the first time was greeted with widespread condemnation — but also skepticism — as world powers vowed Wednesday... more »»

China holds key to pressing renegade nation on its nuclear weapons

January 7, 2016 WASHINGTON — Diplomatic engagement has failed to stop North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. Sanctions have been tightened with little result. And military force could be catastrophic. more »»

State agency announces gas and oil drilling rules

January 7, 2016 HARRISBURG — The state Department of Environmental Protection announced and explored its new rulemaking package during a live webinar Wednesday morning. more »»

Pa. gets $2B credit line amid budget fight, deficit

January 7, 2016 HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania government is borrowing from the state treasury to tide itself over until spring, officials said Wednesday, as it rushes out billions of dollars held up in an ongoing budge... more »»

Wheeland to seek 2nd term in state House

January 7, 2016 State Rep. Jeff Wheeland, R-Loyalsock Township, announced his intention on Wednesday to seek a second two-year term in the state House of Representatives. more »»

North Korea’s nuclear claim could raise threat of war

January 7, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea’s claim to have detonated a thermonuclear weapon in an underground test has raised worldwide worry about what really happened, whether the isolated nation is closer to... more »»

County water and sewer authority to adopt new mapping technology

January 7, 2016 The Lycoming County Water and Sewer Authority on Wednesday night allocated funds and adopted resolutions to improve the way it manages and collects data about its water and sewer systems. more »»

Wolf Township fire extinguished

January 7, 2016 HUGHESVILLE — Volunteer firefighters from four communities responded to 150 Mohawk Drive in Wolf Township to extinguish a mobile home fire about 5:30 a.m. Wednesday. more »»


January 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — Tears streaking his cheeks, President Barack Obama launched a final-year push Tuesday to tighten sales of firearms in the U.S. more »»

Impact of new regs seen as uncertain at best

January 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s move to tighten controls on guns could curb the unregulated buying and selling of weapons over the Internet and at gun shows. more »»

Commissioners move to extend the window for public comment

January 6, 2016 To better involve the public in the affairs of county government, Lycoming County commissioners on Tuesday announced a change in the way they will conduct some official business. more »»

City company is fined in fatal worker accident

January 6, 2016 A Williamsport company faces penalties stemming from a fatal worker accident last year in Columbia County. Susquehanna Supply Co. has been ordered by the U.S. more »»

Montoursville chief gets go-ahead to hire 6th full-time officer

January 6, 2016 Montoursville Borough Council voted 5-2 Monday night for the police chief to hire an additional full-time police officer. more »»

Local marketing employees among those owed back wages for docked break time

January 6, 2016 A local business site is among more than a dozen call-in centers statewide and elsewhere being ordered by the U.S. more »»

Williamsport Area board picks member

January 6, 2016 The Williamsport Area School Board, in a final vote of 7-0, chose Dr. Nancy Story Somers as a new board member at its meeting on Tuesday. more »»

Muncy Borough Council reorganizes

January 6, 2016 MUNCY — Four members of Borough Council who won re-election were sworn at Monday night’s reorganizational meetin. more »»

Pa. budget status still unclear

January 6, 2016 HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania legislators convened briefly Tuesday for the first time since state budget negotiations collapsed just before Christmas, but partisan differences over spending and taxation... more »»

Officials inaugurated at CAC

January 5, 2016 Recently elected officials in Lycoming County took oaths of office on Monday, swearing to serve the people of the county with fidelity. more »»

McKernan elected commissioners chairman

January 5, 2016 The first order of business for the new board of Lycoming County commissioners on Monday was to elect new Commissioner Jack McKernan as board chairman, replacing Commissioner Tony Mussare, now the... more »»

City Council selects VP to be president

January 5, 2016 City Council Monday night elected Jonathan Williamson, who had been vice president for the past four years, to be the council president for 2016. It also elected Councilman Randall J. more »»



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