Monthly Archive for: "April, 2018"

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 14, 2018

A man believed to be a ringleader in the Jamaican Lottery Scam has been arrested.  Victims of the scam thought they were paying taxes on lottery winnings, but their money was actually being routed to scam artists in Jamaica.   Authorities say 22-year-old Kristoff Cain has been charged with corrupt organizations, theft by deception and other […]

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 11, 2018

An inmate at the Mifflin County Correctional Facility has been charged with making false reports to law enforcement.  Lewistown Borough Police responded to the facility May 3rd for an alleged sexual assault.  Inmate Brett Derck claimed he was inappropriately touched by a corrections officer during a strip search.  Video footage contradicted the account.  When questioned […]

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 10, 2018

With work underway on the Route 322 – Potters Mills Gap project, PennDOT is alerting motorists to coming changes in the traffic pattern through the project area.  Starting today (May 10th), drivers can expect a single lane pattern in each direction—from Decker Valley Road to Sand Mountain Road. Traffic may be slow through this area […]

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 9, 2018

Motorists traveling on Route 305 in Huntingdon County  between Petersburg and Alexandria today may encounter possible traffic delays due to the 7th annual “National Bike to School Day.”   Students from the Juniata Valley School District will be biking to school between 7:45 and 8:30 am, and riding back to the fire halls at 3:00 pm. […]

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 8, 2018

Charges of attempted homicide have been filed against an Enola man stemming from an incident in Lewistown last month.  Borough Police have charged 32-year-old Travis Stambaugh in the April 10th shooting of 46-year-old Dwayne Jones on South Spruce Street.  Stambaugh was taken into custody without incident yesterday near Camp Hill.  He was transferred to the […]