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: October 20, 2016 - 7:27pm

SUGARLOAF TWP. — A 32-year-old man was flown by helicopter to the hospital after he lost control of his ATV north of Benton and crashed into a tree.

Rescuers said the man was...


Last Updated: October 20, 2016 - 6:01pm

BLOOMSBURG — Some students at Bloomsburg University were starting to pack up and head for home Thursday morning, on the second day of a faculty strike that has all but canceled...


Last Updated: October 19, 2016 - 4:25pm

BLOOMSBURG — On the first day of a historic faculty strike at Bloomsburg University, picketers greeted the afternoon with a brass band playing pep-rally-style on the steps of...