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LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 11, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation that will require insurance companies and Medicaid to reimburse emergency medical services (EMS) agencies for services provided when care is given – even if the patient is not transported to a hospital. Senate Bill 1003 will ensure that EMS agencies are properly reimbursed for their services when called out to […]

LOCAL SPORTS | JUNE 11, 2018

Mount Union and Mohawk Area are set to meet in today’s PIAA 2A softball semifinals. Bristol and Upper Dauphin also play for a berth in the state title game. The Phillies avoided being swept by Milwaukee with yesterday’s 4-3 win. The Pirate also won, topping the Chicago Cubs, 7-1. Today, the Buccos are in Arizona. […]

MERF RADIO BIRTHDAY & ANNIVERSARY WINNERS | JUNE 8-10, 2018

  JOE’S OIP / Haley Minium (6/8), Drake Schaeffer (6/9), Bill Snyder (6/10) — LEWISTOWN FLORIST / Isabelle Heimbach (6/8), Addison Fultz (6/9), no qualifiers (6/10) — DEIHL’S BIRTHDAY FLOWERS / Lisa Hopple — DEIHL’S ANNIVERSARY FLOWERS /  John & Megan Knepp

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 8, 2018

An election worker has pleaded guilty in connection with voter fraud committed during a 2017 special election for a state House seat in Philadelphia. The guilty plea marks the fourth of four election workers who either pleaded guilty or acknowledged responsibility for their roles in an election fraud case prosecuted by the State Attorney General.  […]

LOCAL SPORTS | JUNE 8, 2018

Six area teams qualified for the PIAA baseball and softball tournaments. Four made it to the quarterfinal round. Just one is still alive and will play in Monday’s semifinals. Mount Union’s softball team beat Saegertown, 4-2, to advance to the next round against Mohawk Area. Greenwood softball was on the brink of a semifinals berth […]