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Stories with place: Lancaster
  • Coroner: Body found in Pa. river is missing boater 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 6:49 am
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a body recovered from the Susquehanna River has been identified as that of a missing boater.

  • Court sides with hotels over tax payment details 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:55 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A state court is handing a Pennsylvania newspaper company a defeat as it tries to determine how much hotel tax is paid by individual facilities in its town.

  • Duck hunter recalls 50 years along the Susquehanna 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 11:31 am
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - It was Oct. 15, 1954, and duck hunter John R. McDonald of Washington Boro was hunting with his brother-in-law in a blind on one of the maze of islands just offshore in the Susquehanna River known as the Conejohela Flats.

  • Pa. shop to sell cheap bikes for city transport 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 10:52 am
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A program intended to refurbish old, unused bicycles and get people riding them, is also returning an old Lancaster city building to use.

  • Girl, 14, hurt in Lancaster County buggy crash 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 2:56 pm
  • GORDONVILLE, Pennsylvania - A 14-year-old Pennsylvania girl driving a horse and buggy has been injured in a crash involving a tractor-trailer.

  • Woman dies in Lancaster County house fire 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 3:01 pm
  • MANHEIM, Pennsylvania - One woman has died after an apparent kitchen fire at a house in northern Lancaster County.

  • Pa. doctor admits moving man's dead body 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 3:53 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A central Pennsylvania doctor has admitted in court to moving a York man's dead body after the two had sex in the doctor's home in September.

  • Pa. man spared jail in fatal shooting of infant 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 7:56 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A man who pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the accidental Christmas Eve shooting death of his 2-month-old daughter was sentenced Friday to six years of probation but avoided prison time.

  • Lessons learned from 1979 Three Mile Island crisis 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 11:49 am
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - In 1979, Hollis Stambaugh was in her fifth year as a city planner and emergency manager in Lancaster.

  • Pa. teacher convicted on teen sex charges 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 5:04 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A jury has found a former Lancaster County teacher guilty of having sex with a 15-year-old student in 2008.

  • Mekeel ends 40-year career at Lancaster Newspapers 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 4:47 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - In a darkened office in a corner of the Lancaster Newspapers newsroom, the blinds drawn against the daylight and illuminated mainly by the glow from two small lamps, reporters come to read their stories out loud and editors come to talk about headlines and chew over story ideas.

  • Pa. funeral director sentenced to more jail time 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 7:23 am
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A central Pennsylvania funeral director has been sentenced to additional prison time on convictions of abusing corpses.

  • House explodes in Lancaster County; no one injured 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 10:17 am
  • LANCASTER, South Carolina - Authorities say a house explosion in Lancaster County was so violent that people as far as 10 miles away called 911.

  • Man to stand trial in Amish buggy horse shooting 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 5:10 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A man from Pennsylvania's Amish country is headed to trial in a drive-by shooting that killed a horse pulling a buggy with a family inside.

  • Sentencing in death of man found dead in Pa. hotel 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 4:03 pm
  • LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - The admitted killer of a man found slain in the lobby of a central Pennsylvania motel has been ordered to serve 12-1/2 to 25 years on prison for the crime.