Students in Quakertown elementary school not immunized for chicken pox cannot return to school
A letter dated May 28, 2019 from BCHD Director Dr. David C. Damsker said that his department “has investigated several cases of varicella/chicken pox occurring in students at Pfaff Elementary School over the past 21 days.”
Woman arrested after violently attacking parents for not taking her to Outback Steakhouse, police...
A Florida woman has been arrested for attacking her parents because they refused to take her to an Outback Steakhouse for dinner Wednesday, police said.
St. Louis Blues bring 11 yr old Laila Anderson to Boston
The St. Louis Blues' 11 year old sick super fan Laila Anderson, who has been featured at numerous playoff games in St. Louis, has been invited to Boston to join her favorite team as they compete in Game 7 against the Bruins! The mother surprises her in a tear-jerking video. Have your tissues ready!
UPDATE from NWS: ‘Downburst’ near RB Winter State Park, no tornado |
MIFFLINBURG – Lots of damage but no tornado in western Union County Wednesday, so said officials after examining downed trees and wires after strong hit The Valley. It was simply high winds, but not a tornado, that caused heavy damage near RB Winter State Park in the Mifflinburg region Union County EMA Coordinator Michelle Dietrich provided that update to WKOK. She says National Weather Service officials classified the winds as a ‘downburst’ with winds about 80 mph Dietrich says weather service officials did not indicate tornadic activity based on radar and pictures submitted by the county. Therefore, weather service officials will not be coming to the area to survey the damage. According to the Mifflinburg Hose…
Mason's Law: an Illinois proposal resulting from a rural Clifton man's death
The death of a Clifton man on the verge of creating a new Illinois law Drivers who violate right-of-way rules and injure pedestrians in crosswalks in Illinois would receive a one-year suspension of their driver’s license. It’s a developing news story talked about locally before -- in response to an accident that killed an Iroquois County resident Senator Jason Barickman is co-sponsor of House Bill 2383 — referred to as Mason’s Law. The law would require a one-year suspension of a person’s driver’s license if they commit a right-of-way violation at a crosswalk or a crosswalk in a school zone that results in bodily harm or death. The legislation was filed in the House by Lindsay Parkhurst of Kankakee. It’s in response to the death of 24-year-old rural Clifton resident Mason Knorr. He…
5 Year Old Kennewick Girl Dies From Accidental Drowning
Tragic news for a Tri-Cities family 5 year old Adalynn Gaddis was found at the bottom of a Finley pool on Sunday the young gir
Reading police ID man found dead off trail atop Mount Penn
Reading police have identified the man whose body was found by a group of teens off a trail atop Mount Penn on Tuesday.
'Find Me Up North': A Love Letter To Michigan [Video]
WARNING: This video is so beautifully shot and the music is so perfect it may make you cry as you recall long summer days of your youth spent up north.
Man critical, another jailed after fight in Sunbury |
SUNBURY – A Snyder County man is jailed and another man is in critical condition after a fight in Sunbury early Sunday morning. According to The Daily Item, the incident occurred just after 4 a.m. along South Third Street. They say 36-year-old Jay Boyer of Middleburg was involved in a fight with another man, Brian Cox. The Daily Item reports, the two men were first seen inside a social club on Third Street, then seen outside the club. That’s when video shows Boyer strike Cox in the face and head. Police say they then found Cox unresponsive on the ground; he’s said to be in critical condition at Geisinger.
Man from Ellis hospitalized after motorcycle strikes deer
NORTON COUNTY — Two people were injured in an accident just before 11p.m. Friday in Norton County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1980 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Michael D. Gaschler, 55, Ellis, was eastbound on U.S. 283 seventeen miles south of Norton. The motorcycle struck a deer standing in the road. Gaschler and a passenger Barbara Root, 54, Lyons, were transported to the hospital in Norton. They were not wearing helmets, according to the KHP.