A motorcycle rider is lucky to be alive after he hit a deer in Plumsted Monday morning on Route 539.

As the measles outbreak continues in New York and New Jersey health officials have triggered a rarely used travel ban to try and stop the outbreak from spreading further.

Manchester Township has issued an alert about a drop in water pressure and are asking residents near the eastern section area water tower to not use water for plants, lawns, pools or other non-essential purposes until at least Wednesday.