Kids playing with lighter started blaze that killed their grandmother, cops say

Last updated: May 16, 2014 - 5:22pm


A view of the deadly blaze at 76 Main St., Mocanaqua.
MOCANAQUA — Two youngsters playing with a lighter in their bedroom started the deadly fire that killed their grandmother on Thursday, investigators...

Last Updated: January 12, 2017 - 2:41pm

FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A man killed a visitor to his home Wednesday night, shooting him after a night of drinking and fighting, police say.

State police say Brock Earnest, 40, of...

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Last Updated: January 11, 2017 - 4:46pm

EYERS GROVE – A truck loaded with gas cylinders slid off Route 42 at a turn in the road, police said.

The truck was on its way from Millville to a plant in Berwick when it hit ice...

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Last Updated: January 11, 2017 - 2:45pm

BLOOMSBURG — A week before Christmas, police found a man riding through town with packages stolen from three different homes, charges say.

When cops stopped him, Charles Hurley Jr...

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