Keith Schweigert, WPMT FOX43

Keith Schweigert

WPMT FOX43

Lancaster, PA, United States

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  • WBIR Channel 10

Recent articles by Keith:

Turnpike Commission approves 5 percent toll rate increase for 2023

The most-common toll for a passenger vehicle next year will increase from $1.70 to $1.80 for E-ZPass customers and from $4.10 to $4.40 for Toll By Plate customers. → Read More

Here's why the 'murder hornet' is getting a new name

The Entomological Society of America announced Monday that the species is now being called the northern giant hornet, eliminating the old Asian giant hornet moniker. → Read More

Eagles turn to the Dark Side, unveil new alternate black helmets for 2022 season

The team will stick with black alternate uniforms for one more year before switching to the kelly green alternate uniforms fans have been begging for in 2023. → Read More

Maryland man convicted of DUI, drug charges after 2021 traffic stop on I-81 in Cumberland County

Jason Bethune, 37, of Hagerstown, did not show up for trial but was convicted in absentia of DUI and possession with intent to deliver cocaine, prosecutors said. → Read More

Pennsylvania's unemployment rate dropped to 4.5 percent in June

It's the first time since September 2019 that the state's unemployment rate has been at 4.5 percent, the Dept. of Labor & Industry said. → Read More

Police are investigating robbery, assault at Lancaster County Turkey Hill

The incident occurred around 4:25 a.m. at a Turkey Hill on Rothsville Road in Ephrata Township, police say. → Read More

One person killed in early morning crash in Harrisburg

The two-vehicle crash occurred at the intersection of 17th and Regina streets at about 2:30 a.m., according to Harrisburg Police, who are still investigating. → Read More

Study: The majority of Pennsylvanians scream for chocolate ice cream

A Top Data study ahead of National Ice Cream Day on July 17 determined chocolate is the most popular flavor in the Keystone State. Rocky Road checks in at No. 2. → Read More

One person killed in Harrisburg shooting; shooter identified

The shooting was reported at 1:55 p.m. in the area of 13th and Walnut streets, according to emergency dispatch. → Read More

Police: 'Several' juvenile suspects identified in investigation of fire at former Lebanon Catholic High School

The fire was allegedly set by several juveniles inside the building, investigators determined. → Read More

Residential parking permits now available for those living in designated areas near the upcoming York State Fair

The York State Fair will be held from July 22-31. → Read More

President of York College announces plans to retire in June 2023

Dr. Pamela Gunter-Smith has been leading the school since 2013. → Read More

Man victimized by online sex scammer in Perry County, police say

The victim allegedly bought hundreds of dollars worth of video game subscription gift cards in exchange for sex with a woman who gave him a false address. → Read More

Police: Lancaster man stole $13,000 in cash deposits from Lititz-based employer

Zachary T. Nesbitt, 35, is charged with theft by unlawful taking, according to Lititz Borough Police. → Read More

Police are investigating deadly crash in Ephrata, Lancaster County

The crash occurred around 2:02 a.m. Saturday on Route 222 South at Mile Marker 42. → Read More

City of Lancaster seeks proposals for affordable housing solutions

The city wants to increase the number of affordable housing units using American Rescue Plan Act funds. → Read More

Police: Suspect steals $2,000 worth of computer equipment from Harrisburg School District

Daniel Weir, 23, is charged with a felony count of theft by unlawful taking, Harrisburg Police said. The missing equipment was recovered. → Read More

Police: Burglar steals several thousand dollars stored in elderly woman's safe in Lebanon

The victim was hospitalized at the time of the alleged burglary, State Police say. Two suspects are known to have had keys to to the safe, which was not forced open. → Read More

Police seek help in identifying person of interest in thefts from unlocked vehicles in York County

The man was seen trying to enter unlocked vehicles in the overnight hours June 16 in a neighborhood in East Manchester Township, police say. → Read More

Police: 4-year-old injured after being struck by Amazon vehicle in Lititz

Police say the child ran into the street from behind a parked car last Thursday and was struck, suffering minor injuries. → Read More