Last Updated: June 7, 2016 - 12:38pm
WASHINGTONVILLE — The company that runs the Montour Power Plant here announced Tuesday that it would add the equipment needed to produce electricity using natural gas to the coal-burning... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 3, 2016 - 2:22pm
ALLENTOWN — The New York-based investment group that created Talen Energy after its merger with PPL Corp. last year is now looking to take over the company that owns the Berwick... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 2, 2016 - 6:39pm
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg High School softball team beat Benton, 13-0, on Thursday to claim the District 4 Class A championship.
It's the second straight district title for the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 1, 2016 - 6:59pm
BERWICK — Officers were prepared for trouble when they raided what they say was a large-scale heroin den early Wednesday morning.
The Columbia-Montour SWAT team and agents from... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 31, 2016 - 5:01pm
NESCOPECK TWP. — An early morning crash tore apart a camping trailer loaded with show dogs, scattering dog crates and debris along the interstate, police say... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 1, 2016 - 12:50pm
Editor's note: Probation officers took Devon Bartholomew into custody in the Milton area on Wednesday, June 1, officials said.
BLOOMSBURG — A man in handcuffs... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 27, 2016 - 9:46am
PINE TWP. — A couple barely escaped their burning home here before dawn Friday morning, then watched helplessly, unable to call 9-1-1 as fire destroyed almost everything they owned.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 25, 2016 - 1:43pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A 60-year-old woman died almost instantly Wednesday, officials say, when a pickup truck struck her bicycle from behind.
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Last Updated: May 24, 2016 - 4:16pm
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A “debris field of poultry” was strewn across Interstate 80 east early Tuesday when a tractor trailer hauling live chickens struck a car and flipped over, police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 23, 2016 - 5:05pm
BLOOMSBURG — Vandals armed with a pellet gun shot the windows out of at least 25 vehicles parked across half a dozen local municipalities, police say.
The crime spree was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 21, 2016 - 4:13pm
SCOTT TWP. — Two injured teens had to be cut from a car after slamming into a parked van on Bentley Drive here Saturday afternoon.
Responders covered the pair with sheets to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 21, 2016 - 11:23am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a Schuylkill County man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House and refused to drop his weapon, the Secret... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2016 - 2:25pm
MONTOUR TWP. — A woman was dragged around 20 feet, clinging onto the side of a car as it sped off with her laptop computer near May’s Drive-In Restaurant here Thursday afternoon, police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 19, 2016 - 5:02pm
SUGARLOAF TWP. — An Orangeville couple watched in dismay as a bicyclist collapsed and died while he riding past their small cabin in Elk Grove Thursday morning.
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