Fire breaks out in Benton

Last updated: November 16, 2016 - 6:27pm

Firefighters battle a blaze at 320 Fifth St., Benton, on Wednesday. (Press Enterprise/Keith Haupt)

BENTON – A woman died in a fire here around noontime Wednesday, officials said.

Marlene Vance, who lived at 320 Fifth St. with...

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NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A township road crew was out checking whether roads needed cinders when their plow truck slid off a back road and ended up on its side in a wet field here early...


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ESPY — A woman who volunteered to sell tickets at a benefit gun raffle for the Bloomsburg Elks is accused of pocketing about $915 from raffle sales, arrest papers say.

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Area schools have delayed this morning because of an overnight snow storm. Here's the list:
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