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Last Updated: March 26, 2014 - 2:02pm

HUNTINGTON MILLS — A wind-driven fire destroyed a large barn about a mile north of Northwest Area High School today.

Firefighters from Huntington Township and surrounding...

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Last Updated: March 26, 2014 - 12:05pm

NORTHUMBERLAND — A Bloomsburg University student tried to snatch a 5-year-old boy from his bicycle in front of horrified onlookers, but the boy’s mother chased her down and grabbed the...

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Last Updated: March 25, 2014 - 9:07pm

MOCANAQUA — A firefighter was charged Tuesday with intentionally setting two blazes at the Italy Street double home where his family lives on Jan. 31.

Corey Michael Davis, 20,...

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Last Updated: March 25, 2014 - 3:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — An inmate in Columbia County Prison was beaten by another prisoner after he “disrespected” black inmates by calling them racially offensive names, authorities say.

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Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 3:17pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg mother allowed five teens to drink beer at her home during her son’s 17th birthday party in late January, police say.

Parents of two of the party-goers...

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Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 2:19pm

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A new analysis of satellite data indicates the missing Malaysia Airlines plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, Malaysian Prime Minister...

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Last Updated: March 23, 2014 - 2:20pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A fire spread from a dryer into the nearby wall and ceiling so quickly Saturday afternoon in a house in the Briar Crest development that the owners escaped with...

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Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 2:44pm

BLOOMSBURG – After two incidents in two months at Frank's Pizza, police are asking the public for help in identifying the burglary suspects.

The picture shown here was pulled from...

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Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 6:39pm

BENTON — The school bus driver students said drove the wrong route dropping off imaginary pupils Wednesday has been charged with driving under the influence and reckless endangerment....

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Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 8:46pm

DANVILLE — Danville teachers are set to strike April 17.

The work stoppage is expected to last five to six days, said teacher union leader Dave Fortunato.

That will push...

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Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 2:51pm

BERWICK — A couple of good Samaritans rescued an 85-year-old man from his burning house after the man fell asleep while cooking.

Tim Shires, 53, of Berwick, was driving to Kmart...

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Last Updated: March 20, 2014 - 8:44pm

BRIAR CREEK — Authorities raided a home in Berlin’s trailer court Thursday morning, where they say a man and woman operated a one-pot meth lab.

Ronald J. “June Bug” Robbins Jr.,...

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Last Updated: March 20, 2014 - 10:49am

SALEM TWP. — Workers at the PPL nuclear power plant shut down the Unit 2 reactor and disconnected it from the electrical grid Thursday to repair a valve on a "non-safety-related" water-...

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Last Updated: March 19, 2014 - 6:52pm

BLOOMSBURG — A rural Benton woman tearfully collapsed into the arms of family and friends Wednesday after a jury cleared her of sexually abusing one of four foster kids that she and her...

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