Blow-dryer sparks house fire

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BERWICK — Firefighters fought a house fire at 239 E. Fifth St. on Tuesday in the extreme cold, officials said. The fire started after a man tried...

Last Updated: August 18, 2016 - 7:02pm

BENTON — A horse and buggy got away from its owner, smashing into two vehicles while it was on the loose without a driver, police say.

Levi B. Stoltzfus, 25, Benton, had left the...

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Last Updated: August 6, 2016 - 6:03pm

SALEM TWP. -- For the second consecutive Saturday, a masked man robbed the Food Express convenience store on East Fifth St., making off with cash and packs of Camel menthol cigarettes,...

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Last Updated: August 5, 2016 - 12:51pm

MIFFLIN TWP. — A doctor on his way to work smashed a utility pole and crashed down an embankment trying to avoid a herd of deer in the roadway.

Dr. Joseph John, of Mifflin X Road...

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