|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-22-13
A Mount Union man was arrested in connection with a robbery at Rite Aid. 35-year-old Todd Reeder was arrested on robbery and related charges. Reeder allegedly robbed the Mount Union pharmacy Tuesday morning. Police say he wore a mask and displayed... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-25-13
Governor Corbett will be in Centre County today to sign a major transportation bill. The 2.3 BILLION dollar funding plan was passed by the state legislature last week. The governor plans to sign the legislation this morning at a Veterans of Foreign... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-26-13
Winter weather advisories and storm warnings have been posted for much of Pennsylvania. Accumulations of 2 to 6 inches are expected in portions of western and central Pennsylvania.
Hazardous travel conditions are expected with conditions... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-27-13
With the Thanksgiving travel period under way, PennDOT urged motorists to use caution and allow extra time to reach their destinations.
The forecast for our area indicates an increased possibility of snow today---1 to 2 inches.
For Pennsylvania... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-28-13
It’s Thursday, November 28th---Thanksgiving Day.
In addition to Thanksgiving, today also is the first day of Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of Lights. That's led to the creation of a new holiday term: Thanksgivukkah. Hanukkah and Thanksgiving... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 11-29-13
A small plane made an emergency landing in Susquehanna County yesterday afternoon. State Police said the pilot experience engine failure. The plane landed on a rural highway near Montrose. The pilot, who was heading to Buffalo New York from New... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-2-13
An accident last evening on Route 322 in Armagh Township brought traffic to a standstill. The crash occurred just after 7 PM in the westbound lanes, near the Milroy exit. Police will release more information later.
With Thanksgiving and Black... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-3-13
Experts say Cyber Monday was a success. Online shoppers spent two billion dollars yesterday after a mediocre Black Friday. However, there was an increase in store traffic over the weekend. Late night and early morning promotions were a hit with... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-4-13
Two Mifflin County men died in an accident yesterday morning on Route 144 near Potters Mills. Police said the crash occurred around 7 AM in heavy fog. 25-year-old Roger Kennedy, Junior, was attempting to pass another car, when he hit a vehicle... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-5-13
With a mild day on tap today, the Festival of Ice kicks off in downtown Lewistown. For the past 17 years, the First Night State College Ice Sculptors have wowed us with beautiful frozen works of art.
The Festival will kick off with a mini parade. ... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-6-13
The Festival of Ice continues today and tonight in Lewistown. MERF Radio and WIEZ will go head-to-head in the Battle of the Morning Shows, as we help raise money for the Salvation Army. You can hear our progress live today from noon to 2.
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|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-10-13
A shooting in Juniata County has left one man dead and another injured. State Police report the victim drove to McKinley Road in Tuscarora Township yesterday to confront his estranged wife and another man. Armed with a shotgun, the victim fired a... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS 12-11-13
A Lewistown man, who police say was a lookout in an armed robbery at the Sunoco station over a year ago, has pled guilty to conspiracy. 19-year-old Charles Zeiders testified against Akzavier Carrington, who was convicted on all charges. A third man... more >>
|MERF RADIO/WIEZ NEWS - 12-12-13
State Police have issued a hostage phone scam. Officials have identified at least six victims that received phone calls stating their relative was in danger. The caller tells the victim he must pay two thousand dollars or their relative will be... more >>