Fire damages a home in Upper August Township SUNBURY — A fire in the Sunbury area Sunday afternoon heavily damaged a home and left several people homeless. The 1:30pm blaze was reported along Red Fox Lane in Upper Augusta Township, Northumberland County. Fire fighter’s efforts were hampered by high winds. No injuries were reported and at 4pm, numerous pieces of apparatus were still on the scene. More information on that Sunbury area fire later on WKOK. Additionally, the Red Cross is assisting one person left homeless by a fire this weekend in Mt. Carmel. That fire Saturday in the 400 block of E. Centre Street in…
MIDDLEBURG — Police say they are investigating an active homicide in Middleburg. Selinsgrove State Police were called to 1542 Creek Road in Beaver Township, Snyder County around 4:00 Sunday morning. 71-year-old Bonnie Jean Snook was pronounced dead. Milton State Police trooper Matt Burrows tells us they do have a person of interest in custody at this time. More information is expected to be released soon. (Sara Bartlett)
Accuweather forecast: Sunday, 2/17/13 Variable cloudiness, breezy and colder today with a couple of flurries. High 29. Mainly clear and cold tonight. Low 14. Mostly sunny and not as cold tomorrow. High 37. Tuesday: periods of snow, changing to rain, perhaps some ice for a time. High 39. Wednesday and Thursday: times of clouds and sun. High 33 both days.
HARTLEY TWP — Minor injuries are reported after an accident Friday night in Union County. State Police in Milton say 25-year old, Tiffany Reigle of Millmont, was traveling on Weikert Road in Hartley Township when she lost control of her vehicle and went off the roadway. Her vehicle then struck a tree before coming to rest. Reigle and a 5-year old female passenger suffered minor injuries. They were both taken to EvangelicalCommunityHospital for treatment. A 2-year old male passenger was not injured in that crash. (Sara Lauver)