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...

Last Updated: November 17, 2017 - 1:46pm

ESPY — A minivan drifted across Route 11 Friday and crashed head-on into the cab of a tractor-trailer. 

Nancy Leighow’s navy Honda Odyssey van struck the Penske rental cab with...

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Last Updated: November 16, 2017 - 2:44pm

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County property tax bills will rise by 6.4 percent in 2018 so the county can plug a $600,000 budget deficit.

The county commissioners approved the .75 mill...

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Last Updated: November 15, 2017 - 1:49pm

SCOTT TWP. — A dryer fire Wednesday morning caused heavy smoke to fill a second-story bathroom but did little damage to the rest of a two-story townhouse here.

Firefighters from...

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