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Last Updated: January 27, 2015 - 12:45pm

WILLIAMSPORT — An admitted embezzler was sentenced today to six months in federal prison.

Mary Ann Gillespie, 59, Bloomsburg, ripped off her former employer, Century 21 Covered...

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Last Updated: January 27, 2015 - 11:23am

The following area schools are operating on a two-hour delay Tuesday:

Benton
Berwick
Bloomsburg
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Last Updated: January 26, 2015 - 9:02pm

BERWICK — Officers say they searched a mobile home for heroin here Monday morning, then lay in wait until the alleged supplier arrived in a vehicle carrying even more of the drug.

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Last Updated: January 26, 2015 - 2:44pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man in jail on child porn charges tried to kill himself in the Columbia County Prison showers Monday, officials said.

Erick S. Myhre, 39, used a shaving...

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Last Updated: January 26, 2015 - 7:44am

A snowy day means another day home from school for many area students. Here's the list of closures and delays so far, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton...

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Last Updated: January 25, 2015 - 6:39pm

Senior citizens and the disabled in Berwick can call City Hall to get the snow on their walks shoveled out for free.

Council President Alvin Hill asked volunteers willing to help...

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Last Updated: January 23, 2015 - 3:59pm

SUNBURY – The District 8 Chorus Concert featuring students from our region has been rescheduled to 6:30 p.m. tonight at Shikellamy High School auditorium in Sunbury because of the...

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Last Updated: January 23, 2015 - 3:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — Charged with mail fraud and helping to launder more than $10 million in online sales of bath salts and synthetic marijuana, defense attorney Clyde Middleton says he did...

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Last Updated: January 23, 2015 - 1:19pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Briar Creek Township is enforcing its snow-parking ban for the avenues from midnight Saturday morning until 8 that night.

The National Weather Service issued a...

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Last Updated: January 22, 2015 - 5:24pm

BLOOMSBURG —  Criminal defense attorney Clyde Middleton was arrested in his downtown law office here Thursday and immediately taken away in handcuffs.

He was sent directly to a...

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Last Updated: January 22, 2015 - 8:37am

NORTH CENTRE TWP. – A barking dog warned a sleeping family that their century-old farmhouse was on fire, giving them enough time to get all four family members and their pets out before...

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Last Updated: January 22, 2015 - 6:36am

With snow on the ground throughout the region, schools have announced two-hour delays. Here's the list so far, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton, two...

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Last Updated: January 21, 2015 - 9:30am

An impending snow storm this afternoon has some schools announcing early dismissals for area students.

Here are the notices so far, according to WNEP and WHLM.

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Last Updated: January 20, 2015 - 5:05pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Columbia County jury took about a half-hour Tuesday to convict a Bloomsburg man of selling heroin to a police informant.

Brandon W. Heaps, 27, of 495 W. Main St.,...

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