Last Updated: December 3, 2013 - 3:23pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — A desperate DUI suspect tried to bribe a Locust Township Police officer to make a set of charges disappear, court papers say.
“I don’t know how much you make, but... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 7:55pm
MADISON TWP. — A Riverside man out hunting on the first day of deer season was stricken in a field here and died Monday, authorities say.
Michael Wydra, 58, of 312 Gearhart St. is... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 3:39pm
NESCOPECK — Cooper, a water-loving black Labrador, decided to traipse onto Shirley Young’s frozen pond Monday and fell through the ice.
Young's granddaughter’s courage and quick... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 6:39pm
BERWICK — Ted Stuban, who represented Columbia County in Harrisburg for 16 years, died at age 85 Wednesday after a bout with cancer, friends say.
Those who worked with him over... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 2:03pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Freeland man stole three laptops, an Apple monitor and $875 in cash from two churches in an overnight burglary attempt, arrest papers say.
Scott David Navar, 36,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 12:37pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — An Elysburg woman is dead after she passed out while shooting heroin with friends in a basement here Wednesday night, police say.
No one immediately called for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 4:41pm
VALLEY TWP. — A school bus full of high school students slid off the road and down an embankment, injuring several students and the driver, who was traveling too fast for the conditions... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 2:09pm
The following schools have announced plans to close early today, according to reports from whlmam.com and wnep.com:
• Benton Area, noon. Evening activities are... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 25, 2013 - 4:17pm
MIFFLINVILLE — A tractor-trailer and a car were destroyed by fire after the two vehicles became hooked just before the 1-80 bridge over the Susquehanna River between Lime Ridge and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 23, 2013 - 7:41pm
BLOOMSBURG — Authorities busted an underage drinking party attended by more than 60 people Friday night, police said.
Officers cited 42 people — including two 17-year-olds — with... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 22, 2013 - 3:13pm
BERWICK — A Berwick woman with an extremely high blood-alcohol level was found crawling in the street, later created a ruckus at a hospital, then leapt from her sister’s vehicle,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 21, 2013 - 11:58am
BERWICK — Tattoo-shop owner Brandon George is offering a unique reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever burglarized his North Orchard Street business overnight: free... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 20, 2013 - 8:44pm
BLOOMSBURG — A blaze erupted about 7:30 p.m. at Dockside Laundry, filling the building with smoke. READ MORE »
The fire started inside a dryer, officials say.
A firefighter was seen...
Last Updated: November 20, 2013 - 5:47pm
ALMEDIA — Firefighters worked methodically to cut the roof from an overturned minivan and free a trapped couple on Old Berwick Road Wednesday afternoon.
The van had flipped onto... READ MORE »