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Dillsburg man reports seeing mountain lion in his neighborhood

The big, muscular mammal curled up near a retention pond in a Dillsburg neighborhood didn't draw attention to itself, and Bryan Markley initially assumed it was a fox. Full Story
York County seniors can get free help navigating Medicare
For seniors who are unsure about their Medicare coverage options, inaction can be a costly mistake. But the York County Area Agency on Aging's APPRISE program can help. Full Story

Get antique treasures evaluated at Glatfelter Library
Collectors and antique lovers will discover a fundraiser designed for them when the Glatfelter Memorial Library in Spring Grove hosts an appraisal clinic on Thursday. Full Story

Red Lion woman to tutor students in Guatemala for two years
The necklace Val Ludwig wears is a thin silver chain with a flat pendant, featuring a cutout of the country of Guatemala and the word "hope" stamped below it. Full Story

York County Rail Trail gets $1 million funding boost
More than $1 million in grant funding and private donations will pay for significant improvements to the York County Heritage Rail Trail and plans for future extensions. Full Story

York County police, school districts crack down on bus law violators
Illegally passing a school bus can cost you dearly. A conviction for doing so will earn you a 60-day driver's license suspension, five points on your driving record and a $250 fine. Full Story

Libertarians call for repeal of York City law
Two York City residents active in the Libertarian Party have asked the York City Council to reconsider a law that, they say, puts domestic-violence victims at risk of eviction from their homes. Full Story

York City close to choosing official Christmas tree
York City is closing in on finding the perfect Christmas tree. Each year, the city searches for a donated tree that's about 30 feet tall and spruce in nature, said David Rudolph, superintendent of the electrical bureau and building maintenance for the city. Full Story

Mortgage rate drop hasn't fueled York County refinancing frenzy
Average mortgage rates for a 30-year loan have dropped for a fourth consecutive week, falling below 4 percent. Full Story

Spring Grove man remained part of fire company for 71 years
Robert C. Kellenberger first joined the Hanover-area Pleasant Hill Volunteer Fire Co. in the early 1940s, and stayed an active member right up until his death Oct. Full Story

Heads or tails? Coin toss decides Peru election

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box. Full Story
Your guide to a memorable Yorktoberfest

For craft beer connoisseurs, beer festivals offer an ideal opportunity to sample new offerings without shelling out the often high cost of limited-availability brews. Full Story