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Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Effect for Parts of WTRF Viewing Area

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 1:12pm
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for parts of the WTRF-TV viewing area as a strong system moves across Ohio and into the Ohio Valley. HD Dual Doppler Radar shows some scattered storms popping up over the area throughout the afternoon.
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Man Accused of Murdering Girlfriend in Monroe County, OH to Undergo Psych Evaluation

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:58pm
Ralph Ash appeared before Judge Julie Selmon Wednesday morning to decide whether he was competent to stand trial in the murder of his girlfriend, Tracey Heskett.
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Law enforcement says controls critical for medical marijuana

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:58pm
Prosecutors and police are telling Pennsylvania legislators strict regulatory controls are critical in any medical marijuana law to ensure that it does compound the problem of recreational marijuana use.
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DA to announce findings in fugitive's shooting by deputy

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:42pm
A prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff's deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.
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Wolfe Appears Before Grand Jury on Child Endangerment Charges

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:41pm
Adrian Wolfe, 33, faces charges for the death of his 2 year-old baby back in February. 
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W.Va. agency: Spill that closed roads apparently rainwater

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:38pm
State regulators say a spill that closed several roads in the Spencer area apparently was rainwater.
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Ohio parents charged with murder in 2-year-old girl's death

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:21pm
Parents of a 2-year-old child who authorities say died of starvation and blunt force injury and weighed only 13 pounds have been indicted on aggravated murder charges in southwest Ohio.
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Mine Emergency Situation Serves as Test for New Life-Saving Response Equipment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:18am
Federal, state and local responders joined forces Wednesday to simulate a joint mine rescue exercise at the Harvey Mine in West Finley, PA. The purpose was to test out MSHA's new Mine Emergency Operations equipment.
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Photographer/DJ charged with sex assault, child pornography

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:17am
Authorities say a suburban Philadelphia photographer and disc jockey has been charged with sexually assaulting a young woman after luring her to his home for a supposed modeling photography session.
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Divers locate wreckage of chopper that crashed in river

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:37am
Divers have located the hull of a helicopter that crashed into the Tennessee River in northern Alabama.
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GRAPHIC VIDEO: Unarmed SC Man Shot in Back by Police Officer

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:26am
A white South Carolina officer was charged Tuesday and remains behind bars after disturbing cell phone video surfaced. The video captured Saturday morning purports to show the officer firing his gun eight times at an apparently unarmed black man as he ran away.
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Clarksburg VA director retiring after 38 in veterans system

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:18am
The director of the Clarksburg VA health care system is retiring after 38 years in federal veterans work.
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Wolf sees budget talks blowing past start of new fiscal year

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:09am
Gov. Tom Wolf says he doesn't expect a state budget to be finished by the start of the upcoming fiscal year.
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Traffic deaths in Pennsylvania hit an all-time low in 2014

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:09am
Traffic deaths in Pennsylvania hit an all-time low last year.
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Agency to update fire plan for 3 parks in Southern W.Va.

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:55am
The National Park Service plans to update the fire management plan for three parks in Southern West Virginia.
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Mother with Cancer Booted Off Flight

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:51am
A California woman with cancer and her family were kicked off an Alaska Airlines flight from Hawaii to California after airline employees said she needed a note from her doctor before she could fly.
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Police: Man, 22, shoots father on busy Philadelphia highway

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:17am
State police say a 22-year-old Philadelphia man shot his father in a car during rush hour on a busy highway in the city's suburbs.
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Missing 74-year-old man's body found in Pennsylvania river

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:09am
The body of a 74-year-old man reported missing last month has been found in a central Pennsylvania river.
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Fire marshal: Candle not likely cause of blaze that killed 2

JackFM Local News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:05am
An investigator says a candle likely didn't start a western Pennsylvania house fire that killed two young boys, despite their father's claims to the contrary.
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