|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 3-10-14
A longtime member of the Penn State Board of Trustees has resigned. Alvin Clemens said he regrets his vote to fire Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno days after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child sexual abuse charges. Clemens announced his... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 3-11-14
A Pennsylvania woman is believed to be one of the passengers on Malaysian Flight 370 that disappeared more than three days ago. The woman lived in the Pittsburgh area and worked at Eastman Chemical Company.
A Midd-West student is facing... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 3-7-14
The flu is no longer considered widespread across Pennsylvania. Figures from the state Health Department show that the flu peaked in late January and that the number of new cases has dropped since then. Seventy-seven people, including two children,... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 3-6-14
Fire broke out last evening at a home in Armagh Township. Crews were sent to the blaze on Locke Mills Road around 8 PM. The fire was contained to the chimney and an adjacent wall of the home.
A Huntingdon County man will be extradited to West... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-25-14
Not everything was destroyed by fire at the DuBois Country Club early Monday morning. Fire crews could not save the clubhouse but were able to save the Pro Shop. Country club officials hope to have it open for golfing this season. As for the... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-4-14
Former Penn State president Joab Thomas has died. Thomas served from 1990 to 1995. He died yesterday in Alabama at the age of 81.
During Thomas’ tenure, Penn State saw new buildings and additions, most of which included facilities for... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-24-14
A McClure woman is accused of stealing more than $9,400 from the McClure Volunteer Fire Company. Shana McClellan, who was serving as the fire company’s treasurer, faces more than a hundred-50 counts of theft-related charges. Middleburg Police say... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 3-3-14
. This might be the one time we’re happy an anticipated cold front moved farther south and took with it the heavy snow forecast across most of the region today.
Dire forecasts from a few days ago fizzled yesterday. But in exchange for missing... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-28-14
Students in the Mifflin County School District will lose one day of Easter vacation as a snow make-up day. The Board of Directors voted to make Monday, April 21st, as one of the many days the district has lost due to the weather. Besides using... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-27-14
Governor Tom Corbett is stepping down today---temporarily. Corbett will undergo hernia surgery in Pittsburgh and will transfer power temporarily to Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley. The governor will recuperate for several days at home. He will... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-26-14
A bank teller is accused of stealing 30-thousand dollars from a State College bank. Following an audit, charges were filed against Dorothea Bird of Bellefonte. Authorities say Bird was the lead teller at M&T Bank on South Atherton Street and had... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-21-14
Jay Paterno, son of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, says he’s seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for lieutenant governor in Pennsylvania.
Also, former state Auditor General Jack Wagner says he is running for governor. ... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 2-20-14
Yesterday’s icy roadways were to blame for a 50-car pile-up on Interstate 80 in Clearfield County. Police said no serious injuries were reported in the pile-up, which happened around 7 AM. As many as 40 tractor trailers and 10 cars were involved... more >>