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Last Updated: October 31, 2014 - 10:36am

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" at the suspect in a fatal ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks as troopers led him from his...

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Last Updated: October 30, 2014 - 8:56pm

By the Press Enterprise Staff

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A 15-year-old girl has been missing for six weeks, and police are asking members of the public to help find her.

Evelin...

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Last Updated: October 30, 2014 - 8:25pm

A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals in an abandoned airplane...

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Last Updated: October 30, 2014 - 4:03pm

SHICKSHINNY — Police are searching the Shickshinny municipal building after evidence regarding a meth manufacturing case disappeared from a police locker, Mayor Beverly Moore says.

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Last Updated: October 30, 2014 - 3:46pm

FRANKLIN TWP. — Dixie, the friendly, orphaned raccoon that was taken in by a rural Catawissa family, was shot dead by a Game Commission officer Thursday morning, despite the family’s...

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Last Updated: October 29, 2014 - 5:21pm

BLOOMSBURG — The Democratic candidate for governor was in town Wednesday to pump up his supporters, but his visit also managed to rile up his opponents.

When Tom Wolf stopped by...

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Last Updated: October 28, 2014 - 12:02pm

BLOOMSBURG — A council committee says Bloomsburg needs to draw up a law protecting gays from discrimination in town.

A resolution to ask the state to take action would be "passing...

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Last Updated: October 28, 2014 - 7:48am

BLOOMSBURG — For the past two months, the town Community and Economic Development Committee has heard from supporters and opponents of a proposal to draw up an anti-discrimination...

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Last Updated: October 26, 2014 - 11:15pm

NANTICOKE — A man and woman from Berwick have been charged after an explosion in a suspected meth lab here, police said late Sunday.
Adam Longenberger and Jessica Collett, 28, were...

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Last Updated: October 24, 2014 - 10:15pm

BERWICK — Someone robbed a 66-year-old woman by a church Friday night, pulling her to the ground and seriously injuring her, police said.

Officers are asking the public for help...

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Last Updated: October 24, 2014 - 3:11pm

BLOOMSBURG — Town police struggled to constrain a Bloomsburg University student who'd been into a nighttime confrontation with a homeowner moments earlier, they say.

Blake Adams,...

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Last Updated: October 23, 2014 - 10:45am

The Salem Township Planning Commission will meet in regular session tonight at 6:30; on its agenda is a review of a use application by Moxie Energy for a natural gas-fueled power plant,...

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Last Updated: October 22, 2014 - 4:46pm

ESPY — A drunken woman who fell off a bicycle on Route 11 and was nearly struck by a vehicle told police she was out celebrating her marriage to another woman earlier that day, officers...

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Last Updated: October 21, 2014 - 5:24pm

BLOOMSBURG — The drug suspect shot in the wrist after leading State Police on a wild 30-mile chase is now accused of trying to disarm a trooper.
William A. Tyler, 20, of Bloomsburg...

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