Last Updated: December 22, 2015 - 3:11pm
BLOOMSBURG — A man turned on the Christmas tree lights, drank half a glass of wine, and then went to bed upstairs in the home he was burglarizing, police say.
When the homeowner... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2015 - 6:39pm
BERWICK — A man accused of being part of a heroin ring says he had gotten cleaned up, but was drawn back into drug use by people he met at local support groups.
Matthew... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 18, 2015 - 12:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — Maria Sanutti-Spencer was sentenced Friday to life in prison, plus 54 years, for her role in killing her ex-husband Frank Spencer.
Sanutti-Spencer – who police say... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 16, 2015 - 7:40pm
BERWICK — Frank Sheptock will be the next head coach of the Berwick Bulldogs, the school board decided Wednesday night in a 7-2 vote.
Sheptock, the school's athletic director, ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 16, 2015 - 4:12pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. – Police are looking for a man who allegedly stole $90 worth of gift cards that staff at the Giant here had bought for a bereaved employee.
They say workers had... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 10, 2015 - 3:38pm
BERWICK — Officers from the Berwick Police Department and the Office of the Attorney General juggled two unrelated drug busts Thursday — one that resulted in three arrests for meth-... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 10, 2015 - 1:14pm
An Argentinian judge has ruled that Anthony Rocco Franklin must return to the United States to face charges in the murder of Frank Spencer, according to a press release from Congressman... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 8, 2015 - 3:41pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A Stillwater man is in critical condition after his car smashed into a pole and then a tree before dawn Tuesday morning, officials say.
Timothy Moore was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
BLOOMSBURG — An outage knocked out phone service on Tuesday morning and afternoon to some businesses, hospitals and government agencies in Columbia County Tuesday, including the Press... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 7, 2015 - 5:02pm
WASHINGTONVILLE — Firefighters battled a garage fire at 20 Water St. here on Monday afternoon.
The fire broke out around 2:30 p.m., and drew firefighters from Washingtonville,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 7, 2015 - 2:10pm
HUNTINGTON TOWNSHIP — A woman and her three young sons escaped a fire that swept through their home early Sunday morning, but her husband died in the blaze.
Now the community is... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 3, 2015 - 8:09pm
POINT TWP. – Searchers discovered the body of a Riverside woman in the Susquehanna River near Northumberland late Thursday, marking the end of a four-day search.
Joyce Kotzen, 76... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2015 - 1:51pm
MAHONING TWP. — The police chief here has been charged with inhaling compressed air to get high, a practice known as "huffing," the state attorney general says.
Chad D. Thomas, 41... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 1, 2015 - 10:54am
RIVERSIDE — A search is underway in this borough across the river from Danville for a 76-year-old woman last seen Monday.
Joyce Kotzen disappeared about noon from her home on the... READ MORE »