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Last Updated: December 12, 2013 - 3:24pm

BLOOMSBURG — Former Fair Board president Todd Lehman is running to unseat current President Paul Reichart, proposing a weekly pass for local residents to help ease the crunch of $8...

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Last Updated: December 11, 2013 - 6:50pm

BERWICK – A pair of men dressed in phony water company uniforms tricked a woman into letting them into her house, where one ransacked her second floor while the other kept her busy on...

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Last Updated: December 10, 2013 - 3:21pm

BUCKHORN: Walmart was evacuated Monday night and closed for several hours after the store was targeted with a bomb threat. The threat was made around 8 p.m. Monday.

State Police...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 5:24pm

WASHINGTONVILLE — A nurse gave a pregnant 16-year-old girl abortion pills, and the girl ended up in the emergency room with severe pain from what doctors called an “incomplete abortion...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 1:14pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Vietnam war veteran suffering from a combat-related disorder blamed flashbacks to combat for a shootout with police in Locust Township in Oct. 2011.

“I heard...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 1:52pm

The following schools have announced a delay this morning, according to whlmam.com and wnep.com:
Benton Area, two-hour delay
Berwick Area...

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Last Updated: December 7, 2013 - 9:07pm

UNION TWP. — A Shickshinny-area man died in a grim car crash Saturday that one veteran firefighter called the worst he’s ever seen.
Jordan Sult crashed his black Chevrolet Cobalt...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 2:23pm

CATAWISSA — A Catawissa-area man accused of abusing his 2-month-old son was “hoping for a fair shot” to stay out of prison yesterday, he said before a hearing.

Matthew J. Sacks’...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 10:18am

ALLENTOWN – The Bulldogs will have to wait until tomorrow to face off against Archbishop Wood.

Organizers postponed the football game, originally scheduled for tonight, due to...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 1:21pm

BLOOMSBURG — A man with a garbage bag wrapped around his face and armed with a utility knife tried to rob the owner of Em’s Pink Wieners hot dog cart early Friday morning in the parking...

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Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 2:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — Abraham Kline will serve the maximum 20-40 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, a judge ruled Thursday afternoon.

Kline came to Columbia County Court for...

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Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 1:46pm

CATAWISSA — A father is facing charges for abusing his 2-month-old son, leaving the infant with broken bones and bruises on at least three separate occasions, police say.

It’s the...

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Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 9:02pm

BLOOMSBURG — A woman drove around emergency lights at an accident Wednesday, despite a police officer hanging onto her car and yelling at her to stop.

Police took her into custody...

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Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 6:12pm

BLOOMSBURG — Someone stole a bank deposit bag holding coins, cash and gold jewelry worth more than $10,000 at Arcus Brothers Stereo Center on Tuesday, police said.

“This is the...

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