Last Updated: September 16, 2014 - 3:12pm
BLOOMSBURG — A midway worker doing a final inspection on the Bloomsburg Fair's Sky Ride "is lucky to have his head" after it got stuck between a wheel pulling the ride's steel cord and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 15, 2014 - 4:25pm
BLOOMSBURG — A man punched a police officer in the mouth and elbowed another in the face after they approached him to ask about suspected marijuana use as he sat in a parked car near the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 12, 2014 - 2:59pm
BLOOMSBURG — A woman fighting with her husband while walking home from a bar stripped off her clothes and threw her rings into the street, arrest papers say.
Michelle Lynn... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 12, 2014 - 2:07pm
BLOOMSBURG — A pair of pro-abortion advocates made the three-hour drive from Brooklyn, New York, to the Columbia County jail in Bloomsburg to show support for Jennifer Whalen, the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 10, 2014 - 4:37pm
WAPWALLOPEN – A man told a rescuer that something exploded while he was working on his tractor this afternoon, leaving him badly burned.
Edward Strzelecki, in his 70s, was in his... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 8, 2014 - 5:42pm
BLOOMSBURG — A fired Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech teacher pleaded guilty to corruption of minors Monday in Columbia County Court. But Gary R. Beveridge, 56, may avoid jail and having to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 7, 2014 - 2:39pm
MONTOUR TWP. — An ice-cream cone sign caught on fire at May’s Drive In on Saturday night, but firefighters quickly extinguished it.
The sign short-circuited atop the landmark... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 6, 2014 - 11:55pm
MONTOUR TWP. — Firefighters were called to a reported fire at May's Drive-In along Route 11 here late Saturday night.
No flames were visible at the 320 Montour Blvd. restaurant. A... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 5, 2014 - 2:22pm
DANVILLE — A Washingtonville woman who tried to abort her teen daughter’s pregnancy by giving her pills purchased online will spend nine to 18 months in prison for performing an illegal... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 5, 2014 - 4:49pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Two former students broke into the new $1 million athletic stadium at Central Columbia last weekend and caused thousands of dollars in damages, police say. The... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 4, 2014 - 4:46pm
CATAWISSA — Police raided a house Wednesday night looking for an alleged drug dealer and found the man’s 87-year-old mother living in filth.
Now William Donald Lynn, 50, is in... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 4, 2014 - 1:26pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man on his way to court for DUI sentencing was found drunk and urinating in the parking lot of a Route 11 business Wednesday, police say.
James M. Daly, 50... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 3, 2014 - 4:34pm
BERWICK — An off-duty Berwick police officer appeared to be drunk when he smashed his SUV into four parked vehicles on Market Street here early Wednesday, then fled, State Police said.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 3, 2014 - 3:46pm
SHICKSHINNY — A man got a rude awakening when a box truck slammed into his house in Shickshinny about 9 this morning.
Resident Joe Baluski, 34, said he was asleep on a couch just... READ MORE »