Last Updated: April 5, 2017 - 12:05pm
BUCKHORN — The Columbia Mall's Payless Shoe Store has escaped the ax, according to a company press release.
The Kansas-based discount shoe chain has declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2017 - 12:50pm
NESCOPECK — A minor grease fire caused little damage to the Unicorn Restaurant on Third Street here Tuesday morning but forced the popular eatery to close indefinitely pending an... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 2, 2017 - 5:45pm
BERWICK — An electrical short in a heating system at the Schain building sent residents of the 100-unit apartment building to the streets Sunday afternoon.
Businesses on the first... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 30, 2017 - 4:30pm
BLOOMSBURG — Police say two men – one a Bloomsburg University basketball player – broke into an apartment on East Anthony Avenue in Bloomsburg early Wednesday, beat a woman and ransacked... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 28, 2017 - 4:46pm
NEWTON, Iowa — Penn State’s Zain Retherford has another accolade to add to his already overflowing mantle.
The Benton graduate has been honored as the 2017 Hodge Trophy Winner,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 28, 2017 - 12:38pm
BLOOMSBURG — By Tax Day, accused murderer Anthony Rocco Franklin should be in U.S. custody, officials say.
Franklin had fled to Argentina after he was accused in the 2012 murder... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 27, 2017 - 4:50pm
BERWICK — Jackie Vital says she was just trying to help a couple with a sick child when she saw them in the medicine aisle of the grocery store earlier this month.
Instead, they... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 26, 2017 - 1:36am
BERWICK — Police were called to a shooting here Saturday night, but authorities say no one was hurt and it appeared to be an isolated incident.
Police Chief Ken Strish confirmed... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 22, 2017 - 5:22pm
BLOOMSBURG — Of the more than 400 citations given out during last year’s Block Party, one number glaringly stood out: 80 percent were issued to people who weren’t affiliated with... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 21, 2017 - 3:41pm
Last Updated: March 17, 2017 - 4:21pm
GREENWOOD TWP. – Authorities continue to look for a man who lived in a house that burned down Thursday afternoon.
As of 1:30, they hadn't had a chance to search the basement at... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 17, 2017 - 12:59pm
BUCKHORN – The JCPenney at the Columbia Mall is one of 138 stores the department store chain is shutting down, according to a corporate announcement Friday.
Most stores will begin... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 16, 2017 - 8:22pm
This week has turned into an unexpected just-before-spring break for area students.
Benton, Berwick, Bloomsburg, Central Columbia, Columbia County Christian, Columbia-Montour Vo-... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 16, 2017 - 9:53pm
GREENWOOD TWP. – Fire tore through a house on White Horse Pike here Thursday night.
Crews from Millville, Benton, Orangeville and Espy responded to the fire, but could do little... READ MORE »