'Hopeful for a full and speedy recovery': Bear cub injured in California wildfire is rescued

'HOPEFUL FOR A FULL AND SPEEDY RECOVERY': BEAR CUB INJURED IN CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE IS RESCUED

Rescuers were not able to locate the bear's mother.

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN HEAT STROKE AND HEAT EXHAUSTION?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas.

 
 
 
'Heading into a rough time': US could see 200,000 COVID-19 cases a day within the next six weeks

'HEADING INTO A ROUGH TIME': US COULD SEE 200,000 COVID-19 CASES A DAY WITHIN THE NEXT SIX WEEKS

"You will see a steady increase in deaths, and these are preventable deaths."

How scientists predict which days are best for Olympic surfing

HOW SCIENTISTS PREDICT WHICH DAYS ARE BEST FOR OLYMPIC SURFING

Serious wave chasers are by default atmospheric science junkies because there are few, if any, sports that are both dependent on an...

 
 
 
Higher Heat & Humidity With Few Thuderstorms To End Weekend

HIGHER HEAT & HUMIDITY WITH FEW THUDERSTORMS TO END WEEKEND

WGAL News 8 Storm Team Meteorologist Ethan Huston says temperatures rise back to near 90 degrees Sunday. Isolated morning showers and...

Explore Outdoors: Harrisburg's Riverfront Park

EXPLORE OUTDOORS: HARRISBURG'S RIVERFRONT PARK

It's a great time to be outside, and WGAL News 8's Matt Barcaro is showing you places to visit in his series called "Explore Outdoors."

 
 
 

MOSTLY SUNNY AND WARM, TURNING STICKY LATE DAY

Mostly sunny, warm and comfy for most of the day. Turning sticky this evening.

First night of the York State Fair brings back excited crowds

FIRST NIGHT OF THE YORK STATE FAIR BRINGS BACK EXCITED CROWDS

Attendees were glad to have the event return

 
 
 
Berks County Lego artist's work on display at Reading museum

BERKS COUNTY LEGO ARTIST'S WORK ON DISPLAY AT READING MUSEUM

Kelly Hoffman creates large structures made of thousands of Lego bricks.

York State Fair returns

YORK STATE FAIR RETURNS

The York State Fair is underway, and one of the big draws is the food.

 
 
 
A Warmer Weekend

A WARMER WEEKEND

High pressure that brought us relief for the July heat and humidity will move east of the Susquehanna Valley and allow the warm and...

Pennsylvania state senator continues to push for investigation into 2020 election

PENNSYLVANIA STATE SENATOR CONTINUES TO PUSH FOR INVESTIGATION INTO 2020 ELECTION

When News 8 asked Sen. Doug Mastriano about why he feels an investigation is needed, he spoke to us in a foreign language.

 
 
 
Lancaster man charged in overdose death

LANCASTER MAN CHARGED IN OVERDOSE DEATH

Police say Noel Thompson sold fentanyl to a person who took the drugs and died.

Olympic competition starts for Lancaster County archer

OLYMPIC COMPETITION STARTS FOR LANCASTER COUNTY ARCHER

Archery competition in the Tokyo Games has already started for Lancaster County teenager Casey Kaufhold.

 
 
 
As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the pandemic?

AS TOKYO GAMES OPEN, CAN OLYMPIC FLAME BURN AWAY THE SPECTER LEFT BY THE PANDEMIC?

The Tokyo Games will begin at last, after a yearlong delay that saw the world fragmented and locked down. The pandemic, still raging...

Crash on I-81 in Dauphin County sends one person to the hospital

CRASH ON I-81 IN DAUPHIN COUNTY SENDS ONE PERSON TO THE HOSPITAL

 
 
 
PA religious leaders urge people to get vaccinated amid new Covid surge

PA RELIGIOUS LEADERS URGE PEOPLE TO GET VACCINATED AMID NEW COVID SURGE

Pennsylvania Council of Churches urges people to get vaccinated amid new surge in Delta cases

York State Fair kicks off Friday

YORK STATE FAIR KICKS OFF FRIDAY

The event runs from July 23 through Aug. 1.

 
 
 
Pleasant, Comfy Friday; Starts To Turn Sticky Again Saturday

PLEASANT, COMFY FRIDAY; STARTS TO TURN STICKY AGAIN SATURDAY

WGAL News 8 Storm Team Meteorologist Ethan Huston says our break from the typical high heat, humidity, and thunderstorm chances lasts...

Bike ride will raise money for scholarship in memory of two Warwick students killed in crash

BIKE RIDE WILL RAISE MONEY FOR SCHOLARSHIP IN MEMORY OF TWO WARWICK STUDENTS KILLED IN CRASH

The Warwick Strong Memorial Scholarship is in honor of Jack Nicholson and Meghan Keeney, who died in 2018.

 
 
 



FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...