Last Updated: December 30, 2015 - 5:13pm
MAHONING TWP. — A police chief facing criminal charges returned to work Tuesday despite a supervisors’ vow that Chad Thomas would remain on unpaid leave until the case was resolved.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 29, 2015 - 8:49pm
MIFFLINVILLE — A thief grabbed a bag of cash from a truck-stop manager as she was getting into her car here Tuesday afternoon, hopping into a waiting vehicle that sped off toward the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 24, 2015 - 11:17am
FRANKLIN TWP. — Two men died and two others were left seriously injured in a violent two-vehicle crash along Route 487 here late Wednesday.
Daren Kremser, 20, of rural Catawissa... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 24, 2015 - 1:08am
FRANKLIN TWP. — Two people were killed and at least three injured in a two-vehicle crash on Route 487, a few miles north of Southern Columbia Area schools, late Wednesday.
The ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 22, 2015 - 3:58pm
BLOOMSBURG — Wrestling tournaments and other youth sporting events will continue at the former Berwick Armory with limitations while building owner and youth wrestling coach Lee Benjamin... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 22, 2015 - 3:11pm
BLOOMSBURG — A man turned on the Christmas tree lights, drank half a glass of wine, and then went to bed upstairs in the home he was burglarizing, police say.
When the homeowner... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2015 - 6:39pm
BERWICK — A man accused of being part of a heroin ring says he had gotten cleaned up, but was drawn back into drug use by people he met at local support groups.
Matthew... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 18, 2015 - 12:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — Maria Sanutti-Spencer was sentenced Friday to life in prison, plus 54 years, for her role in killing her ex-husband Frank Spencer.
Sanutti-Spencer – who police say... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 16, 2015 - 7:40pm
BERWICK — Frank Sheptock will be the next head coach of the Berwick Bulldogs, the school board decided Wednesday night in a 7-2 vote.
Sheptock, the school's athletic director, ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 16, 2015 - 4:12pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. – Police are looking for a man who allegedly stole $90 worth of gift cards that staff at the Giant here had bought for a bereaved employee.
They say workers had... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 10, 2015 - 3:38pm
BERWICK — Officers from the Berwick Police Department and the Office of the Attorney General juggled two unrelated drug busts Thursday — one that resulted in three arrests for meth-... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 10, 2015 - 1:14pm
An Argentinian judge has ruled that Anthony Rocco Franklin must return to the United States to face charges in the murder of Frank Spencer, according to a press release from Congressman... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 8, 2015 - 3:41pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A Stillwater man is in critical condition after his car smashed into a pole and then a tree before dawn Tuesday morning, officials say.
Timothy Moore was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
BLOOMSBURG — An outage knocked out phone service on Tuesday morning and afternoon to some businesses, hospitals and government agencies in Columbia County Tuesday, including the Press... READ MORE »