Last Updated: October 15, 2015 - 12:16pm
BLOOMSBURG — The town administrator here is leaving to helm the borough of Lewisburg.
William Lowthert says the decision, which comes with a slight pay cut, means he’ll get to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 13, 2015 - 3:26pm
CATAWISSA — A leaky water line closed school early today for Southern Columbia students, but school officials are hopeful the problem will be fixed by tomorrow.
The water problem... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 12, 2015 - 4:02pm
RENOVO — A Berwick man was killed Sunday afternoon in a hang gliding accident near a popular sportsman’s club in western Clinton County, authorities said.
Jesse Lee Fulkersin, 62... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 11, 2015 - 8:37pm
ELYSBURG — Seven people were sickened after eating drug-laced brownies at a Knoebels Amusement Resort cottage Saturday night, police say. READ MORE »
Carbon monoxide poisoning was suspected at...
Last Updated: October 9, 2015 - 3:36pm
UNITYVILLE – A violent head-on crash trapped two critically injured women and their four small dogs after their car rolled through a stop sign and smashed into an SUV in front of the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 7, 2015 - 5:56pm
SCOTT TWP. — A 73-year-old man pulled into the path of a another car Wednesday afternoon, sending both drivers to the hospital and snarling rush-hour traffic.
Charles Heller, of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 4, 2015 - 7:57pm
CONYGHAM TWP. — A Berwick man was flown to the hospital following a high-speed crash into a tree Sunday afternoon.
Charles Babb, 25, lost control of his Jeep Cherokee as he was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 2, 2015 - 1:19pm
BLOOMSBURG – If you get a call from someone pretending to be a Columbia County Sheriff but demanding you pay money for missed jury duty, hang up.
A scammer "who has done his... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 30, 2015 - 1:52pm
HEMLOCK TWP. — A homeowner spooked a would-be thief, caught rummaging through his son’s car parked on Hunt Club Drive, when he flipped on an exterior light Monday morning, police say.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 28, 2015 - 9:01pm
HEMLOCK TWP. — A witness spotted a man stealing from a vehicle, but the thief fled before police arrived.
Now officers are seeking information about the thief and reminding... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 28, 2015 - 6:43pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg Fair stand worker picked up on a warrant fought with police after finding out he would be headed to jail on statutory sexual assault charges rather than back to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 28, 2015 - 10:55am
BERWICK — A fire inside the Wise Foods plant early Monday morning could have been much worse if it hadn’t been for a quick response by maintenance workers, says Berwick Fire Chief Bill... READ MORE »
Last Updated: September 23, 2015 - 3:32pm
WILKES-BARRE – After two days of deliberation, a jury has declared Holly Crawford guilty of two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of conspiracy to commit murder.
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Last Updated: September 23, 2015 - 3:23pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — An 88-year-old man caused a nearly head-on collision when he drifted across the center line and into the path of another driver Wednesday afternoon.
David R.... READ MORE »