Category Archives: Local News

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS DECEMBER 2, 2020

LOCK HAVEN YOUTH DEATH UNDER INVESTIGATION The death of a 9 year old Lock Haven boy who was found in a home at the 600 block of East Bald Eagle St. on Monday is under investigation.  The Clinton County Coroner told Penn Live that the boy, Anson Landon Mitchell Stover was pronounced dead at 4;45…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS DECEMBER 1, 2020

NEW LEAGUE FOR CROSSCUTTERS There will be a Major League Baseball Draft League created for 2021 in Williamsport and the Crosscutters will be a part of it.  After a reorganization of Minor League Baseball this year, the Williamsport Crosscutters parted ways as an affiliate with the Philadelphia Phillies, but will now join the State College…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 30, 2020

LOCAL COVID-19 UPDATE There are 93 new cases of COVID-19 in Lycoming County as of Sunday at midnight, with 53 patients hospitalized, 14 in the ICU and only 2 available beds at this time.  Northumberland County has 56 new cases Tioga County added 52 new cases, there are 17 new Snyder County, 20 new Union…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 29, 2020

Potter Township Burglary State police are involved in an investigation of burglary in centre county. The theft occurred in Potter Township, and more than $2,500 worth of equipment were stolen. A set of metric and standard tool sets along with an impact wrench set, dewalt air wrench, chainsaw and other items were stolen from 188…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 28, 2020

Crash Leaves Man in ICU Robert Walbridge, a 51 year old Cogan station resident was driving along Lycoming creek road when at 6:20 pm he crashed, seriously injuring himself. According to the sun gazette Old Lycoming township police reported that they are still trying to figure out what caused Walbridge to crash, as evidence suggests…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 25, 2020

PENNSYLVANIA CERTIFIES THE 2020 ELECTION After weeks of legal challenges following the presidential election in Pennsylvania, which was a battleground for the Trump campaign attempting to turn the state’s 20 electoral votes his way, the Pennsylvania State Department certified the results yesterday declaring Joe Biden as the winner.   President Trump and his lawyers faced a…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 24, 2020

STATE ELECTION OFFICIALS PREPARE TO CERTIFY RESULTS County election boards across Pennsylvania were well on their way to certifying election results in Pennsylvania as they tabulated votes up against a Monday deadline to report to the Department of State.  According to the Associated Press, Allegheny County, gave a majority to Democrat Joe Biden – Luzerne…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 23, 2020

After U.S. Middle District Judge Matthew W. Brann made the decision Saturday to dismiss the case brought to federal court in Williamsport against the Secretary of State, Kathy Boockvar to try and stop the election certification in the state, President Donald Trump’s lawyers said they will head to the Third circuit Court of Appeals with…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 22, 2020

Trump Campaign Loss in Federal Court Many PA officials are beginning to certify election results in the states, dealing another blow to the trump campaign. Currently the results as of now show Joe Biden winning by more than 80,000 votes. This comes after a ruling by federal judge. U.S. district judge Matthew Brann in Williamsport…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 21, 2020

Mayor Derek Slaughter Speaks on New Town Hall Location Last week, the local theater community was upset with the lack of regard for their organization after hearing that one of the places being considered for the new city hall location was 100 west third street, center 1. The very building they have occupied for some…more »

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