Dog left in home, unfed for weeks and infested with fleas, officials say

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Franklin Nafus II, smiles and waves to the camera as he enters district judge Richard Knecht's court in Berwick Friday afternoon. Nafus was cited for cruelty to animals. (Press Enterprise/Keith Haupt)
BERWICK — After helping to rescue a starving, abandoned dog from a Third Avenue home, Berwick police were forced to set off flea bombs in the police...

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BERWICK — Less than six weeks after the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn pool’s grand opening, a thief broke into the office.
The man, who wore a garbage bag over his head during the...

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Last Updated: July 21, 2016 - 12:05pm

BLOOMSBURG — By early next year, 911 calls for Columbia and Montour counties will all be dispatched out of a central hub here, officials announced Thursday.

The merger, a first...

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Last Updated: July 20, 2016 - 2:12pm

BLOOMSBURG — Leaders of the Harrisburg-based Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania have decided to permanently close Camp Louise, citing safety concerns and dilapidated conditions...

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