Seals and Lions win today

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Congratulations to two great teams: The Penn State Nittany Lions best Wisconsin 24-21 . The Selinsgrove Seals won 41-14. The Selinsgrove Seals win today–they beat University Prep 41-14. They play Allentown Central Catholic Friday night. That game will be on Eagle 107. Same congrats to the Penn State Nittany Lions for a big win, in overtime, 24-21, over Wisconsin. More on these stories in sports tomorrow on WKOK sports.

Hector Camacho and Larry Hagman gone

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The director of the Centro Medico trauma center in Puerto Rico says boxer Hector ‘Macho’ Camacho has died after being taken off life support. Dr. Ernesto Torres says Camacho went into cardiac arrest in the pre-dawn hours Saturday. He was then taken off life support and died shortly thereafter. Camacho was declared brain dead on Thursday following a shooting in his hometown of Bayamon. The former world champion was 50. LOS ANGELES (AP) – Actor Larry Hagman started out as a nice guy in “I Dream of Jeannie” but it was evil that made him famous as J.R. Ewing, a business cheat, faithless husband and bottomless well of corruption…

Binsack files fed suit on capture date

  SHAMOKIN, Pa. (AP) – A Shamokin man arrested on a parole violation has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit claiming he ran from the law because he feared for his life if he returned to prison.  Scott Binsack’s lawsuit was filed Tuesday; the same dayU.S.marshals captured him inBath Township,N.Y., after he failed to show for a parole meeting on Oct. 25.   He had taunted pursuers and critics through Facebook and YouTube before his capture. Binsack is a former building contractor who served time after pleading no contest to writing bad checks. His lawsuit claims he was told that police and prison officials were going to lock him up on parole technicalities. Binsack said…

Scores, skeds, and AccuWeather

High School Football Dunmore 35 Southern Columbia 29   Danville 28 Mount Carmel 21 Danville now plays Wyomissing in the state quarterfinal playoffs   Today on Eagle 107 at 1pm: Selinsgrove vs. University Prep     College Basketball Penn State 60 Bucknell 57 This game was on Eagle 107 and Newsradio 1070 WKOK   College Football Today on Newsradio 1070 WKOK 2pm: Wisconsin vs. Penn State   Today on WKOK: Local news until the Penn State football game (2pm) Kim Komando 10am to 1pm. Fox Sports Radio 1pm to 2pm, and 7pm to overnight. Day 1 and Catholic Perspective 6am Sunday. Weekend Roundup 10am and Legends of Success 11am Sunday. Fox NFL Sunday at noon…

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    PITTSBURGH (AP) – Gov. Tom Corbett says he believes oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell is on track to build a multibillion-dollar petrochemical plant in western Pennsylvania after meeting with people higher up in the company. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Friday that Corbett says he thinks the project is going in the right direction and that last week’s meeting went well. The company has an end-of-year deadline on a deal for land about 35 miles northwest of Pittsburgh. A Shell spokeswoman says the company continues to evaluate the site. Beaver County Commissioner Joe Spanik says county and municipal officials are waiting to hear which portions of the 1,000-acre industrial site Shell will…

Union County woman dies in Route 192 crash

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  FOREST HILL – Route 192 was closed for several hours yesterday after a traffic fatality occurred inHartleyTownship,UnionCounty. The road was blocked just east of theR.B.WinterState Parkafter the1pmcrash. State troopers say 52-year-old Dora Eichenlaub of Millmont died in the crash. They say she was not wearing a seat belt when her car swerved into the path of an oncoming tractor –trailer truck. Eichenlaub was pronounced dead at the scene.   It is not know why she lost control of her car. The trucker—from theBucksCountyarea ofPennsylvania—was not injured. While state police andUnionCounty9-1-1said they did not know if the road was closed, nearby residents said the road was closed for several hours. Volunteer responders fromHartleyTownshipand Mifflinburg responded…