Elderly man rescued from burning house

Last updated: March 21, 2014 - 2:51pm


Berwick firefighters knocked down a kitchen blaze at this home on Fairview Ave in the Borough Friday morning.
BERWICK — A couple of good Samaritans rescued an 85-year-old man from his burning house after the man fell asleep while cooking. Tim Shires, 53,...

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BUCKHORN — The Sears store in the Columbia Mall will close early next year, according to a company spokesman.

The store’s 57 employees were given letters Wednesday, notifying them...

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Last Updated: October 16, 2014 - 1:47pm

BERWICK — A woman was taken to the hospital by an ambulance after her car was struck by a pickup truck Thursday.

Police said Fern T. Lyons, of 1221 Freas Ave., Berwick, was headed...

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Last Updated: October 15, 2014 - 4:22pm

BLOOMSBURG — A local teen who donned a KKK outfit and yelled the N-word at a black woman on Main Street said the racial act "sounded like a good idea at the time."

“I’m not racist...

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