Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 2:23pm
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa-area man accused of abusing his 2-month-old son was “hoping for a fair shot” to stay out of prison yesterday, he said before a hearing.
Matthew J. Sacks’... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 10:18am
ALLENTOWN – The Bulldogs will have to wait until tomorrow to face off against Archbishop Wood.
Organizers postponed the football game, originally scheduled for tonight, due to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 1:21pm
BLOOMSBURG — A man with a garbage bag wrapped around his face and armed with a utility knife tried to rob the owner of Em’s Pink Wieners hot dog cart early Friday morning in the parking... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 2:37pm
BLOOMSBURG — Abraham Kline will serve the maximum 20-40 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, a judge ruled Thursday afternoon.
Kline came to Columbia County Court for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 1:46pm
CATAWISSA — A father is facing charges for abusing his 2-month-old son, leaving the infant with broken bones and bruises on at least three separate occasions, police say.
It’s the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 9:02pm
BLOOMSBURG — A woman drove around emergency lights at an accident Wednesday, despite a police officer hanging onto her car and yelling at her to stop.
Police took her into custody... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 6:12pm
BLOOMSBURG — Someone stole a bank deposit bag holding coins, cash and gold jewelry worth more than $10,000 at Arcus Brothers Stereo Center on Tuesday, police said.
“This is the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 12:06pm
SCOTT TWP. — A tractor trailer tire came loose from an eastbound rig and peeled back the roof of a westbound car on Interstate 80 this morning, police say.
The errant tire... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 3, 2013 - 3:23pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — A desperate DUI suspect tried to bribe a Locust Township Police officer to make a set of charges disappear, court papers say.
“I don’t know how much you make, but... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 7:55pm
MADISON TWP. — A Riverside man out hunting on the first day of deer season was stricken in a field here and died Monday, authorities say.
Michael Wydra, 58, of 312 Gearhart St. is... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 3:39pm
NESCOPECK — Cooper, a water-loving black Labrador, decided to traipse onto Shirley Young’s frozen pond Monday and fell through the ice.
Young's granddaughter’s courage and quick... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 6:39pm
BERWICK — Ted Stuban, who represented Columbia County in Harrisburg for 16 years, died at age 85 Wednesday after a bout with cancer, friends say.
Those who worked with him over... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 2:03pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Freeland man stole three laptops, an Apple monitor and $875 in cash from two churches in an overnight burglary attempt, arrest papers say.
Scott David Navar, 36,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 12:37pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — An Elysburg woman is dead after she passed out while shooting heroin with friends in a basement here Wednesday night, police say.
No one immediately called for... READ MORE »