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Last Updated: September 22, 2016 - 2:58pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police have taken two people into custody after probation officers discovered what appeared to be a one-pot meth lab bubbling inside an upstairs apartment in an Old Berwick...

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Last Updated: September 22, 2016 - 2:12pm

BLOOMSBURG — After months of contract negotiations, the union representing Bloomsburg University’s faculty plans to go on strike by Oct. 30 unless an agreement is reached, a release...

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Last Updated: September 21, 2016 - 3:16pm

BLOOMSBURG — A man told police he was walking down West Main Street on Wednesday afternoon with a $50 bill in his hand when a man came up behind him and struck him in the head, police...

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Last Updated: September 21, 2016 - 2:54pm

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University's President David Soltz will retire in the spring, spurring a national search for his replacement, an announcement Wednesday confirms.

After 9.5...

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Last Updated: September 20, 2016 - 11:40am

BERWICK — The large for-profit owner of Berwick Hospital Center acknowledged this week that it is exploring ways to improve its financial health amid reports it is considering the sale...

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Last Updated: September 19, 2016 - 6:01pm

FERNVILLE — Two little boys playing a game of hide-and-seek in a brushy area near their Walnut Street home prompted a scare here Monday when both slid down a muddy embankment.

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Last Updated: September 19, 2016 - 8:11pm

TANK – A flatbed truck trying to avoid another tractor trailer who swerved into his path spilled his load of metal strips onto Interstate 80 near here Monday afternoon, shutting down the...

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Last Updated: September 18, 2016 - 11:42pm

BENTON — A Benton man beat and sexually assaulted a woman over several hours Sunday morning while holding scissors to her throat and threatening to kill her, police say.
The victim...

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Last Updated: September 16, 2016 - 3:51am

BERWICK – A shed fire on Orange Street early Friday morning here left a man mourning the loss of his power tools.

Butch Jones of 1613 Orange Street said he woke just before 2:30 a...

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Last Updated: September 15, 2016 - 1:19pm

BLOOMSBURG — A driver who mowed down a parking meter, destroyed a washing machine set out for trash and smashed into a tattoo shop Thursday morning was suffering from a medical issue,...

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Last Updated: September 14, 2016 - 2:30pm

BERWICK — Armed with a machete, a baseball bat and a knife, three Berwick men set out to attack a family who had allegedly been harassing one of the men, police say.

The Newton...

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Last Updated: September 12, 2016 - 2:57pm

The members of the State System of Higher Education's faculty union have authorized a strike, according to a press release from the Association of Pennsylvania State College and...

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Last Updated: September 11, 2016 - 5:35pm

BLOOMSBURG — A semi-automatic pistol was fired three or four times in a quiet, residential part of town last night and police are searching for witnesses, they say.

The shots were...

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Last Updated: September 9, 2016 - 10:33am

TURBOTVILLE – A late change in the schedule means that the Bloomsburg Panthers and Warrior Run Defenders will meet tonight in Turbotville for a high-school football match.

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