Fatal bicycle hit-and-run

Police: Woman on bicycle struck, killed by hit-and-run driver

A woman riding a bicycle was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Friday morning.

NETCAST for Friday 10 31 14

NETCAST for Friday 10/31/14

Morning NETCAST for Friday 10/31/14



Eric Frein walk

Zach DeWever/69 News

Captured Eric Frein appears before judge for first time

Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" as state troopers led Eric Frein, the suspect in a deadly ambush outside a rural barracks, from his first court appearance following a seven-week manhunt.

Eric Frein photos

Timeline: Capturing Eric Frein

Here's a list of the events surrounding the case of accused cop killer Eric Frein

News conference on Eric Frein capture

Raw video: News conference after Eric Frein arraignment

The Pike County DA and state police talk about Thurs night's capture of accused cop killer Eric Frein. [Mobile users click here]

listings.realbird. com

Police comb abandoned hangar where Frein was caught

Investigators are still looking over the area where accused killer Eric Frein was captured Thursday night.

Eric Frein captured

Images: Eric Frein captured

Photos of the capture scene and of the media briefing


Clear sailing for Halloween trick-or-treating

Most areas will have dry but cool conditions for trick-or-treaters.
Links:  Hour-by-hour forecasts  |  Local radar

Mayor joins anti-bullying panel

Mayor joins school effort to stop bullying

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is partnering up with local students in a campaign to stop bullying.

Synthetic marijuana A cause for concern in Berks

Synthetic marijuana: Cause for concern in Berks

Local officials are sounding the alarm about a dangerous drug sweeping through Berks County.

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

Township fails to seek required LVPC review of new traffic study law

Lehigh County’s Hanover Township may face legal challenges from developers.

Life Lessons 3 easy to make natural cleaners

Life Lessons: 3 easy to make natural cleaners

Make your own cleaning supplies at home!

Illinois teen wins lottery

Illinois Lottery

Teen wins $4M on lotto tickets given as birthday gift

A Chicago teen wins $4 million on lottery tickets her father gave her as a birthday gift.

LIVE: Trick-or-treating at WH

5:15 p.m. ET: The president and first lady welcome local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat at the White House.


Latest From The Newsroom


Latest videos from 69 news


Berks County Area

Southeastern PA


U.S. and World News

  • Eric Frein booking photo

    Pike County Jail

    Frein search ends, life resumes


    After 48 days of living with helicopters, heavily armed police officers, the rumors and constant questions -- where is he? -- the people of northeast Pennsylvania can finally relax.

    The manhunt for Eric Matthew Frein, accused of killing a Pennsyl...


Missing Persons

Suicidal teen reported missing

Pa State Trooper car

Police in Berks County are asking the public's help to find a teen who may want to harm himself.

Police looking for missing Allentown woman

Jamie Metzger

Allentown police say they are looking for a woman who has been missing since April.

View More

Lost Pets

View More Lost Pets

Game Break


Slideshow Of The Day

Daily Quiz

69News at 4pm, 5pm, 5:30pm, 6pm
There are currently no severe weather alerts.



Township fails to seek required LVPC review of new traffic study law

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

Lehigh County’s Hanover Township may face legal challenges from developers.

The Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge has reached 90% completion

Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has announced that the Easton-Phillipsbug Toll Bridge Rehabilitation Project is now 90% completed and round-the-clock travel restriction through the work area could end before the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

U.S Senator Bob Casey releases statement on capture of Eric Frein


U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) has released a statement following the capture of suspect Eric Frein. It reads as follows:

Gov. Corbett announces Mcare assessment down almost 50% for 2015 coverage

Gov. Tom Corbett

Gov. Tom Corbett today announced that Pennsylvania physicians and hospitals will see significant savings in the cost of the catastrophic level of medical malpractice insurance coverage next year.


On this Day

  • All Hallows' Eve, Halloween, cemetery, graveyard


    On this day: October 31

    The first All Hallows' Evening is celebrated, Nevada becomes a state, Harry Houdini dies, Mount Rushmore is completed, and the Vatican apologizes to Galileo, all on this day.


Most Viewed on WFMZ.com


Halloween: By the numbers

Halloween cupcakes


Shoppers will spend an estimated $7.4 billion on Halloween this year. Check out some other surprising numbers behind this ghoulish holiday.


69News Community Calendar

>> Complete Event Listing
>> Submit Your Event

Like Us on Facebook