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: May 2, 2016 - 7:48pm

NESCOPECK TWP. — A 14-year-old girl was badly burned Saturday when she tried to boost a damp campfire previously doused with gasoline.

Ashley Bafile remained in the intensive care...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - 5:57pm

Traffic on I-80 in our area soon will move a little faster.

The speed limit on the interstate through Columbia and Montour counties is jumping from 65 to 70 mph, part of a larger...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - 1:46pm

BERWICK — Three Berwick teens were nabbed Saturday afternoon while removing copper pipe in the basement of an abandoned house on North Mulberry Street here, police said.

Two of...

READ MORE »