Columbia and Northumberland see first gay marriage applications

Last updated: May 21, 2014 - 5:08pm

Chris DeFrain, left, and Dwayne Heisler in a picture from Tuesday. The men were the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license in Columbia County. (Keith Haupt/Press Enterprise)
BLOOMSBURG — All local counties are now taking same-sex marriage license applications after consultation with their lawyers. Columbia and...

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...


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....


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...