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

Last updated: January 10, 2014 - 5:20pm


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: April 14, 2014 - 7:13pm

BUCKHORN — A Toyota SUV flipped onto its roof and skidded along Mall Boulevard here after a collision Monday afternoon, and two people were taken to the hospital.

The wreck...

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Last Updated: April 12, 2014 - 5:18am

FOUNDRYVILLE — A man and his three dogs died late Friday night when his Foundryville Road mobile home burst into heavy orange flames after 10:30 p.m.

Michael R. Rupp, 57, was...

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Last Updated: April 10, 2014 - 3:23pm

BLOOMSBURG — Town police hoped for bad weather this Block Party weekend.

“We didn’t get it, so now we’re hoping for good behavior,” said Police Chief Roger Van Loan.

The...

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