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Pennsylvania DEP suspends accreditation of Middletown lab for its handling of water samples

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has suspended the laboratory accreditation of Analytical Laboratory Services Inc.’s Middletown facility for continued violations relating …

Harrisburg resident charged in December heroin death of Lower Swatara Township woman

A Lower Swatara Township woman died from a heroin overdose in December 2017, and a Harrisburg woman has been arrested on charges she sold her the drugs that led to her death. Maiya Michele Elby, …
Lower Swatara Township

Mr. Middletown raises big bucks to fight cancer; Leach takes title, but three raised more than $3,000

Thunderous applause and cheers echoed in the Middletown Area High School auditorium Friday as senior Tré Leach knelt down and Zayla Gora placed a crown on his head, crowning him Mr. Middletown …

Lower Swatara Township should get UPS hub plan this summer

Lower Swatara Township will receive a land development plan for a 935,000-square foot UPS regional distribution hub this summer. During a board of commissioners meeting April 4, township engineer …
Cops & Courts

Authorities say woman made up story that led to man being jailed 13 days: Police and Courts Roundup

Middletown police have charged a borough woman with false reports after she allegedly admitted making up a story that she had been assaulted by a man, who as a result ended up spending 13 days in …

Middletown woman pleads no contest in death of her baby, will be sentenced in June to misdemeanors

A Middletown woman has pleaded no contest to charges that she was responsible for the death of her infant son at their residence in the borough Dec. 30, 2016. Arissa Katelyn Ward, 24, pleaded no …
Education

Davis, McDevitt of Middletown Area High School honored as students of the month

Two Middletown Area High School seniors recently were named Students of the Month. Aaron McDevitt is the son of Michele and Joe McDevitt. His school activities include football, baseball, band, …

Middletown Area High School releases honor roll for third period

Middletown Area High School recently announced its distinguished honor roll and honor roll for the third period. Distinguished Honor Roll requires all “A’s” or perfect marks. For …