|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-19-13
Fire destroyed a home along Route 75 in East Waterford. No one was injured in the home, owned by Bill Ganoe.
And, a fire yesterday afternoon damaged a home on Locust Street in Lewistown. The Red Cross is assisting both families.
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|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-18-13
A utility trailer was broken into at the Hawbaker Construction site in Brown Township. Mifflin County Regional Police say someone cut the metal brackets that secure the side doors to two utility trailers at the Hawbaker Construction site on Route... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-17-13
A note to travelers in Lewistown: The Borough will begin a trench restoration project today at the intersection of Valley to Dorcas Streets. Traffic flow will be cut down to one lane when entering East Third Street from Valley Street.
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|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-12-13
A Lewistown teen is charged with raping a 12-year-old boy. Lewistown Police report 18-year-old Brandi Forshey sexually assaulted the boy back in April. Forshey denied the allegations and said someone was making it up.
But police were later... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-11-13
A Lewistown man allegedly pointed a rifle at a woman inside a home on Shaw Avenue. Lewistown Police say Eric Wilson threatened to shoot the woman during an argument early yesterday morning. Investigating officers searched the residence and found... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-10-13
Mifflin County High School graduation is postponed until tomorrow night at 6. Officials will announce sometime tomorrow whether it will be an indoor graduation in the high school gym or at Mitchell Field.
The Mifflin-Juniata Relay for Life... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-7-13
The Mifflin County School Board has once again rejected a fact finder’s report to resolve a contract impasse with custodial and cafeteria workers. According to published reports, the board last night voted 6 to 1 to reject the report despite a... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-5-13
The four Mifflin County residents who dropped two puppies from the Stone Arch Bridge on Memorial Day have pleaded guilty to animal cruelty. Cody Ritter, Dustin Fetters, Karissa Walters and Shawnee Strawser will face fines and up to 50 hours of... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-4-13
A drunken motorcycle driver led police on a 5-mile chase through parts of Burnham and the Vira Road. Mifflin County Regional Police say John Guthridge, of Alfarata Road, wrecked his motorcycle near the intersection of Jasper Lane. Before officers... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 6-3-13
Fire destroyed a Juniata County lumber mill Friday morning. Larry Russell Bowersox was the owner of L&R Lumber in McAlisterville. The facility turned trees into lumber products and employs about a dozen people. Damage is estimated at over a... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 5-31-13
An Open House will be held tomorrow at the new GE Customer Solutions Center in the Mifflin County Industrial Park. The ribbon-cutting ceremony is set for 10 AM at the 10-million-dollar addition. Those who attend can tour the new manufacturing space... more >>