Last Updated: November 21, 2014 - 3:19pm
BLOOMSBURG — Jaime Jo Brannon's attack on a fellow inmate with a cup of boiling water severely burned the woman, and Brannon was OK pleading guilty to the crime, saying there was "no... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 20, 2014 - 4:20pm
MIFFLINVILLE — An SUV lost control on Interstate 80 just east of the Mifflinville exit, leaving a man and woman trapped in the upside-down SUV.
It appeared the vehicle, which was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 18, 2014 - 3:00pm
NESCOPECK — A man jumped onto a moving car and hit his ex-girlfriend in the face in front of the elementary school the morning after they broke up, court papers say.
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Last Updated: November 17, 2014 - 4:19pm
BLOOMSBURG — A jury on Monday awarded a Lightstreet man nearly $765,000 in damages as a result of a freak accident in a large decayed maple branch dropped off a tree onto his Honda Civic... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 17, 2014 - 12:49pm
SALEM TWP. — A rumor that a Berwick middle school student with a gun was planning violence this week had school administrators and police on alert, says Superintendent Wayne Brookhart.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 14, 2014 - 6:44pm
BLOOMSBURG -- Surveillance video caught a man stealing a USPS box from an East Second Street porch Thursday, and police are looking for help to identify the culprit.
The package was filled... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 14, 2014 - 4:25pm
BENTON TWP. – A one-ton utility pole came within inches of smashing through the canvas top of a Shickshinny man’s Jeep after he ran into another car on Route 487 just north of Benton... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 12, 2014 - 8:07pm
ROARING CREEK TWP. — A man was stabbed in the throat and sliced in the left wrist with a large kitchen knife during a domestic dispute at his home Wednesday night, police say.
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Last Updated: November 12, 2014 - 3:29pm
BLOOMSBURG — A woman who left her infant daughter alone in a booth in Marley’s Brewery last March said she asked a waitress to keep an eye on the baby until she got back.
“I asked... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 11, 2014 - 8:14pm
BLOOMSBURG — The mystery behind an explosion that shook a downtown business Tuesday was solved when a neighbor came by with a strange tale: A buck had just crashed into his house,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 10, 2014 - 6:20pm
BLOOMSBURG — Things "got out of hand” when a group of Kutztown University football players got into a street brawl outside an off-campus fraternity here last winter, former player Angel... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 8, 2014 - 3:15am
MAHONING TWP. — A house fire that drove a couple from their home Friday night appears to have started in the shed out back, police say.
Fire broke out at 112 Lower St., the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 6, 2014 - 6:18pm
MIFFLIN TWP. — Barry Reynolds walked in on a burglary and reached for a gun stored in the house.
But the thief saw his intention and got to the weapon first, firing a bullet into... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 5, 2014 - 11:33am
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania utility says it's eliminating 450 jobs as part of cost-cutting stemming from a planned spinoff of its competitive generation business.
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