Last Updated: July 2, 2014 - 3:04pm
BENTON — The Steelton-Highspire school district near Harrisburg has scrapped its hiring of former Benton Superintendent Penny Lenig-Zerby, reversing course just one week after appointing... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 1, 2014 - 10:29am
BLOOMSBURG — The 60-year-old truck driver who died in an accident that shut down Interstate 80 on Monday was from the Allentown area, the coroner's office says.
William Boettinger... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 30, 2014 - 4:45pm
BLOOMSBURG — A westbound garbage truck slammed into the rear of a tractor-trailer, setting off a chain-reaction crash that damaged at least three other vehicles on Interstate 80 today,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 30, 2014 - 6:16pm
BLOOMSBURG — The gun show vendor who shot a woman while he was demonstrating how a concealed-carry holster works will be charged with simple assault, according to the district attorney... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 30, 2014 - 2:38pm
MILLVILLE — A trucker wounded by police gunfire in a violent confrontation on I-80 near Buckhorn collapsed to the floor in apparent pain at the outset of his hearing Monday.
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Last Updated: June 30, 2014 - 6:47am
CATAWISSA – A deer walked into the path of a motorcycle on Route 487, just south of Three Points here, sending an Elysburg man and woman to the hospital with serious injuries Sunday,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 28, 2014 - 5:14pm
BLOOMSBURG — A vendor accidentally shot an Orangeville woman while demonstrating how to use a concealed-carry holster at a gun show at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds on Saturday, police say... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 27, 2014 - 12:27pm
MAHONING TWP. — A woman in her 20s was killed instantly early Friday when her vehicle crashed head-on into the front end of a pickup parked at a natural gas main line replacement project... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 27, 2014 - 1:19pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman who ignored “a little bit” of smoke and a smoldering smell in her kitchen came back a few minutes later to find the house up in flames.
Pamela Wynn... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 25, 2014 - 5:17pm
CATAWISSA TWP. — A pickup truck driven by a teenage girl spun out on Route 42 Wednesday afternoon, crossing the opposite lane and plunging backwards down into a rocky stream just south... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 24, 2014 - 1:46pm
MONTOUR TWP. — A young black bear trying to cross Route 11 was struck and killed by a car Tuesday morning.
Sandra Rishel and her husband, Brad, were celebrating Sandra’s 69th... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 23, 2014 - 2:37pm
FERNVILLE — A man reportedly jumped off the Fernville bridge this afternoon.
Rescuers were summoned and quickly got him to the bank of Fishing Creek, then took him away for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2015 - 3:32pm
LIME RIDGE — A New Jersey trucker was injured Monday morning when his fully-loaded rig flipped onto its side off I-80 at the Berwick-Lime Ridge exit here.
John Anthony Rapczak, 62... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 20, 2014 - 8:31pm
SALEM TWP. — A Virginia-based firm is proposing a natural gas-fueled power plant for Mingle Inn Road off Route 11, only about 5 miles north of PPL’s nuclear plant.
The proposed... READ MORE »