Fire burns house

Last updated: October 25, 2013 - 3:17pm


Brian Nevel, right, watches as his son Carter, 3, exchanges a high-five with Jonathan Shannon, a volunteer with Espy Fire Co., while Cody Fronk, another volunteer, looks on. The firefighters had just finished dousing a blaze on Third Street in Mifflinville. Carter, who lives across the street, put on his firefighter's costume and came over to help. (Press Enterprise/Susan Schwartz)
MIFFLINVILLE — A fire broke out in an East Third Street home while the homeowner was eating at McDonald's, neighbors said. The fire broke out...

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...

READ MORE »

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...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: October 15, 2014 - 4:00am

DANVILLE — Danville's school teachers are seeking raises that are more than double the past year's rate of inflation — and a deal that lets them pay just 1 percent of their health...

READ MORE »