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Last Updated: March 11, 2013 - 7:17pm

VALLEY TWP. — A Danville woman who allegedly stabbed her boyfriend early Monday later said she would kill herself if she has to go to jail.

Despite that warning, Betty Jo Gross,...

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Last Updated: March 9, 2013 - 6:11pm

HERSHEY – Benton senior Zain Retherford (138 pounds) won the second state wrestling title of his career, defeating former teammate Seth Lansberry of Line Mountain during the finals at...

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Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 5:35pm

BERWICK — A man accused of making meth says the drug ingredients found at his house belonged to homeless people he had taken in.

“I’m innocent,” said David J. Mackes, 39, Briar...

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Last Updated: March 8, 2013 - 9:04pm

HERSHEY — Benton middleweights Zain Retherford (138 pounds) and Colt Cotten (145) punched their tickets to tomorrow's PIAA Class AA finals with victories during the semifinals on Friday...

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Last Updated: March 7, 2013 - 6:52pm

BENTON — Just four days into his term, Calvin Musser stepped down from the Benton school board after the word “nigger” was discovered under the heading “favorite quotations” on his...

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Last Updated: March 7, 2013 - 6:32pm

HERSHEY — Benton sits in second place in the team standings in the PIAA Class AA Championships. The Tigers have 14 points and trail only Bethlehem Catholic (20.5 points).

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Last Updated: March 6, 2013 - 7:17pm

MILLVILLE — A Bloomsburg man charged with the rape and assault of young girl several years ago told police he mistook the alleged victim for his lover when the girl crawled into bed...

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Last Updated: March 5, 2013 - 7:28pm

DANVILLE — A Danville man said he sometimes makes lewd gestures to children as a way to “keep me from acting out or touching children.”

Timothy Lewis, 57, of 233 Vine St.,...

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Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 5:44pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man was cooking meth in the same mobile trailer here that police had just raided days earlier, charges say.

Matthew Wickham, 24, said he wasn’t aware...

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Last Updated: March 1, 2013 - 7:10pm

WILKES-BARRE — A former middle school teacher with ties to Berwick and Bloomsburg was sentenced to house arrest and probation Friday for secretly photographing his female students and...

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Last Updated: February 28, 2013 - 9:00pm

MOUNT CARMEL — A former Danville man is facing serial rape charges after police say he used Facebook to befriend women, lured them out for a drink, then drugged and assaulted them at his...

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Last Updated: February 27, 2013 - 8:42pm

BERWICK — An apartment building along North Warren Street was evacuated and condemned Wednesday after residents showed up at a hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning, officials say....

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Last Updated: February 26, 2013 - 7:26pm

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police Officer Shawn Hill has been suspended after he was slapped with a protection-from-abuse order over an ex-lover's complaints of threatening behavior.

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Last Updated: February 25, 2013 - 9:11pm

CATAWISSA — A nurse accused of stealing a co-worker’s credit cards for a $3,000 shopping spree blamed the incident on brain trauma and amnesia.

“I’ve always been straight edge,”...

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