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2 central Pa. men charged in January attack on US Capitol

Marshall Neefe, 25, of Newville, and Charles Bradford “Brad” Smith, 25, of Shippensburg, both face felony charges over their alleged roles in the Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol.

By The Associated Press

Rite Aid moving headquarters from Cumberland County to Philadelphia

The company plans to maintain a “collaboration hub" in the Camp Hill area.
By The Associated Press

A Black Civil War-era cemetery joins Cumberland County Register of Historical Places

The one-acre graveyard holds the remains of roughly 80 African-Americans, including 12 Civil War veterans who fought in segregated units.

By Gabriela Martínez

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Indigenous children’s remains turned over from Carlisle Army cemetery

Since August 2017, the Army has disinterred 22 remains of Native American children from the cemetery.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

‘Pause the plan’: Midstate coalition pushes to keep nursing home in county’s hands

Home to some 200 people, Claremont Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Cumberland County is slated to be sold to a private company at the end of the month.

By Julia Agos

Mechanicsburg man told investigators he ‘got caught up in the moment’ during U.S. Capitol riot

Mechanicsburg’s Barton Wade Shively is seen on video shoving a Capitol Police officer during the Jan. 6 riot, according to the affidavit filed against him.

By Becky Metrick/PennLive

Smart Talk: County government and organizations collaborate to address climate change

Group looks to focus on the impact on public health, infrastructure, and other community services
By Merideth Bucher

Midstate man acquitted of killing wife who vanished 8.5 years ago

Jurors in Cumberland County deliberated for about two hours before acquitting 66-year-old Hap Seiders.
By The Associated Press

Man accused of killing 2 women and unborn child in Carlisle

Prosecutors said the defendant had been involved with both women and had fathered children with both of them.

By The Associated Press