Last Updated: August 30, 2016 - 2:45pm
DUNMORE — A Shickshinny woman has been charged in the death of a Luzerne man who was allegedly strangled inside a pickup with a set of jumper cables after he apparently overdosed on... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 30, 2016 - 2:32pm
BUCKHORN — A tractor-trailer hauling eggs tipped over Tuesday into a line of stopped traffic along Mall Boulevard at Buckhorn Road here, crushing the driver’s side of a pick-up truck and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 29, 2016 - 11:57am
BENTON TWP. — For two months, Dan Keeney has smelled something odd at his farm along Pied Piper Road just outside of Benton, he says.
“I could smell something burning,” he said. “... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 28, 2016 - 2:54pm
BERWICK — An SUV crash into a utility pole knocked out power to 2,186 customers here Sunday, a PPL spokeswoman said.
Cody Turse, 23, of 128 Willow Drive, Berwick, was driving east... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 26, 2016 - 6:24pm
NESCOPECK — Robert Byrne had started hearing voices in his head and made threats to kill his pregnant girlfriend moments before he abducted their young daughter Friday, family and court... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 25, 2016 - 8:40pm
HUNLOCK TWP. — State Police are looking into the death of a woman struck by a van reportedly driven by her boyfriend, authorities said.
Stacey Kowalski, 49, Hunlock Creek,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 25, 2016 - 7:56pm
BLOOMSBURG — As professors at Bloomsburg University prepare to vote on a possible strike, their union is urging them to make grades and course materials unavailable to students so that “... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 24, 2016 - 8:02pm
BERWICK — A water main break shut off water for an estimated 50 to 60 customers here and closed down busy Summerhill Avenue Wednesday evening.
A tanker of water for residents to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 23, 2016 - 4:07pm
SCOTT TWP. — A drunken driver led police on a two-mile low-speed chase before being yanked out of his car by officers early Tuesday morning, charges say.
Julio C. Ayala, 32,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 18, 2016 - 7:02pm
BENTON — A horse and buggy got away from its owner, smashing into two vehicles while it was on the loose without a driver, police say.
Levi B. Stoltzfus, 25, Benton, had left the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 6, 2016 - 6:03pm
SALEM TWP. -- For the second consecutive Saturday, a masked man robbed the Food Express convenience store on East Fifth St., making off with cash and packs of Camel menthol cigarettes,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 5, 2016 - 12:51pm
MIFFLIN TWP. — A doctor on his way to work smashed a utility pole and crashed down an embankment trying to avoid a herd of deer in the roadway.
Dr. Joseph John, of Mifflin X Road... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 4, 2016 - 2:06pm
DANVILLE — Fumes from a glue being used to do repairs on the Montour County Courthouse were bad enough that it cleared out county workers and shut down the building for the remainder of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 3, 2016 - 8:08pm
BERWICK — The arrest of a man who allegedly brought high-quality, lab-produced crystal methamphetamine plus a virtual cornucopia of other narcotics here led police to a major cocaine... READ MORE »