Veterans might get free acupuncture
WILLIAMSPORT - A local acupuncturist talked with Williamsport Town Council members Monday night about offering free acupuncture treatments to veterans returning from combat areas such as Iraq and Afghanistan.
Tom Merrill said the treatments are intended to help veterans deal with violence they encountered instead of having to endure lasting effects.
Merrill and the council talked about offering the treatments at American Legion Post 202 in Williamsport.
Traffic backs up when interstate wrecks occur
WILLIAMSPORT - A Williamsport Town Council member on Monday night said the town needs help moving large volumes of traffic through town when there are major accidents on Interstate 81.