Bucks County

Asian longhorned tick
Provided by the CDC
Molly Daly
July 13, 2019 - 7:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An invasive tick species with the ability clone itself is being blamed for the recent death of a bull in North Carolina. Asian longhorned ticks have been found in 11 states, including Pennsylvania. The species, first found on a sheep in New Jersey two years ago, was...
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Scudder Falls Bridge as seen from the Pennsylvania side.
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David Madden
July 10, 2019 - 1:11 pm
EWING TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After a couple years of work, the new Scudder Falls Bridge is partially open to traffic. But the work is far from complete, and tolls will be added to the span next week. Traffic pattern changes are being phased in on the span connecting Ewing Township on the...
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State and city authorities have arrested more than a dozen people in Philadelphia connected to a drug ring they stay stretched from the city to Allentown and Bucks County.
Courtesy of the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Kristen Johanson
July 09, 2019 - 5:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — State and city authorities have arrested more than a dozen people in Philadelphia connected to a drug ring they stay stretched from the city to Allentown and Bucks County. Police say they used kids to sell heroin, cocaine and fentanyl. After months of wiretapping,...
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Footage of possible tornado captures winds flipping over a car in Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Courtesy of Castle Windows
July 06, 2019 - 3:47 pm
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Officials have confirmed a tornado did indeed touch down before flipping a car and damaging a New Jersey warehouse Saturday. The National Weather Service says a brief "landspout tornado occurred in Mount Laurel Township in Burlington County, New Jersey."...
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Jim Melwert
June 27, 2019 - 5:37 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A former teacher and soccer coach in Bucks County is charged with having inappropriate relationships with six students, and prosecutors say they think there could be more. Former Palisades High School teacher Christian Willman was arrested in May on charges of...
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Mae Krier
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Andrew Kramer
June 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
BRISTOL, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Ninety-three-year-old Mae Krier received a standing ovation when her name was announced at the Bristol Township Municipal Building Thursday night. She was presented with a Commendation for all she accomplished as an original "Rosie the Riveter." "It's flattering,"...
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49-year-old Gary Goddard
Courtesy of the Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
June 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — He claimed he was just trying to protect his son, but now a 49-year-old Bristol Township man will spend at least 12 1/2 years behind bars for his part in a 2018 prom night shooting. Gary Goddard claimed he was trying to keep his son safe when he opened fire on...
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The online system that drivers with E-ZPass use to replenish their accounts has crashed for the second time in three months.
Dreamstime
Dan Wing
June 11, 2019 - 10:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County District Attorney's office says five people from the Philadelphia area collectively owe the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission more than $66,000 in unpaid tolls. The D.A. says four of the five were arraigned in Bucks County on a felony theft charge last...
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Black Bear
Tim Jimenez
June 11, 2019 - 7:06 am
UPDATED: 9:30 a.m. ___ ORELAND, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Some people in Bucks and Montgomery counties reported seeing a bear wandering around their neighborhood on Monday. One of the last bear sightings reported came from Integrity Avenue in Oreland, a few minutes away from the Oreland Train Station...
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Gazing Black Bear - stock photo
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John McDevitt
June 08, 2019 - 9:29 pm
WARRINGTON, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Officials are warning residents that a large black bear is wandering around neighborhoods in Warrington, Bucks County. It's been seen along Street Road and Route 611 and near the Neshaminy Creek area. "Its pretty big," said Sgt. Ken Hawthorn with the Warrington...
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