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Local News

Off the Tracks: Six Train Cars Derail in Marysville

According to emergency dispatch, a Norfolk Southern train derailed at the Rockville Bridge in Marysville around 2 AM on December 2nd, causing traffic issues as well as power and internet outages in Marysville Borough.

Burning Bush and Other Plant Sales to be Banned in Pennsylvania

The Controlled Plant and Noxious Weed Committee of Pennsylvania’s Department of Agriculture voted to add burning bush to their list of banned plants, classifying the non-native species as a Class B noxious weed and prohibiting its sale across the state by early 2023.

Mammoth Park Slides Faces 5th Lawsuit in Two Years

A woman claims she was injured after riding the Giant Slide at Mammoth Park in Mt. Pleasant, and she is issuing an 11-count lawsuit against the park, the 5th in a series of suits other claimants filed in the past few years.