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Last Updated: March 19, 2014 - 6:52pm

BLOOMSBURG — A rural Benton woman tearfully collapsed into the arms of family and friends Wednesday after a jury cleared her of sexually abusing one of four foster kids that she and her...

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Last Updated: March 18, 2014 - 11:17am

MIFFLINVILLE — A quick-thinking employee used an extinguisher to douse a small fire in a medical building Tuesday morning.

Rena Hanna, who works as a medical assistant at the...

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Last Updated: March 17, 2014 - 4:57pm

BLOOMSBURG — A boy told a child advocate that he was sexually abused years ago by an older friend of his mother both at a trailer home in the Numidia area as well as in a bathroom at the...

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Last Updated: March 17, 2014 - 1:28pm

MAIN TWP. — A Berwick woman told police a sneeze was to blame for a crash that sent another driver to the hospital after the two cars collided and one ended up on its roof in a cornfield...

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Last Updated: March 17, 2014 - 1:39pm

LIME RIDGE — Justin Musselman was headed to the pharmacy to get medicine for his sick wife and 4-year old son when he tried to cross the tracks on Bissetts Lane and ran straight into an...

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Last Updated: March 15, 2014 - 11:43pm

A blaze destroyed a two-story home near the Berwick-Nescopeck bridge Saturday afternoon, but the residents and their dogs escaped unscathed.

Rick Sitler was...

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Last Updated: March 14, 2014 - 8:34pm

BERWICK — When two men with guns burst into Dakota Brown’s bedroom Christmas Eve, one friend playing video games with Brown thought they were going to be killed, he testified.

“I...

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Last Updated: March 13, 2014 - 5:38pm

NEW YORK — After visiting with the Detroit Lions earlier this week, Southern Columbia graduate Henry Hynoski decided to return to New York for another year.

The Giants re-signed...

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Last Updated: March 13, 2014 - 4:04pm

MAHONING TWP. — Kathy Knorr Forsythe, 64, of Berwick, the woman run over by her own car in the Geisinger parking lot Wednesday, was recovering and in serious condition at GMC Thursday,...

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Last Updated: March 13, 2014 - 11:56am

BLOOMSBURG — A man wearing a red ski mask and wielding a knife tried to rob two people on Iron Street early Thursday, police say.

Just before 4 a.m., police say a man in the 200...

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Last Updated: March 12, 2014 - 5:15pm

ROHRSBURG — Two hunting dogs stolen from a coop last Friday have been returned to their owners after they were anonymously left at a veterinarian's office.

Missy, a blonde 15-...

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Last Updated: March 12, 2014 - 4:43pm

COOPER TWP. — When police uncovered a meth lab in a motel here, they also found a cache of heroin, a rifle and other drug items.

Four people connected to the drugs found at the...

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Last Updated: March 11, 2014 - 11:20pm

By Susan Schwartz
Press Enterprise Writer

MONTOUR TWP. — The motorcyclist killed Tuesday evening has been identified by police as Kirk Williams, a well-known Millville...

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Last Updated: March 11, 2014 - 5:59pm

SHICKSHINNY — Police raiding a suspected meth house got more than they bargained for early Wednesday: They found chemicals to make “a poor man’s” version of C4 plastic explosive, says...

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