Last Updated: May 1, 2017 - 5:15pm
BLOOMSBURG — A criminal defender from Lewisburg was appointed Monday as standby counsel for accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin, who has not yet hired a lawyer to defend him against... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 1, 2017 - 4:07pm
STATE COLLEGE — A tornado watch for Columbia and Montour counties has been issued by the National Weather Service in State College.
The watch, which also affects 22 other counties... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 25, 2017 - 5:05pm
HEMLOCK TWP. — Police were summoned to a fatal accident on Dahl Road that involved employees working for the township road crew, authorities say.
Workers were on the road clearing... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 23, 2017 - 12:21pm
One man is dead and three others injured in a high-speed chase on Interstate 80 early Sunday that spanned two counties, the coroner says.
Speeds reached 115 mph as police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 21, 2017 - 2:43pm
SALEM TWP. – A father and son escaped to safety as flames tore through their bi-level home on Mingle Inn Road here early Friday morning in what officials believe was an electrical fire... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 18, 2017 - 5:22pm
BLOOMSBURG — Accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin will get another month to find a lawyer, after a judge granted his request for a delay in his preliminary hearing Tuesday.
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Last Updated: April 17, 2017 - 5:55pm
BOSTON – An elite runner with family roots in Shickshinny ran her first marathon here yesterday, and was the first American female to cross the finish line in one of America’s biggest... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 16, 2017 - 5:46pm
MONTOUR TWP. — Fire destroyed a garage, badly damaged an adjacent home and torched nearly three and a half of acres of surrounding brush on Deussen Drive Sunday afternoon.
Dozens... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 14, 2017 - 5:20pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A new Belgium-made weaving loom that operates five times faster than conventional looms made its way into Bloomsburg Carpet Industries, Inc. here Friday.
A... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 13, 2017 - 3:16pm
BLOOMSBURG — Accused killer Anthony “Rocco” Franklin spent an uneventful first night in Columbia County Prison following his arrest Wednesday in the 2012 murder of ex-son-in-law Frank... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 12, 2017 - 6:46pm
MILLVILLE — Accused killer and fugitive Anthony “Rocco” Franklin draped a red sweatshirt over his head to hide his face from media cameras Wednesday as officers pulled him from the back... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 11, 2017 - 3:28pm
FRANKLIN TWP. – A fire is tearing through a home near Rohrbach's Farm Market on Route 487 here Tuesday afternoon.
Firefighters from Catawissa to Espy and beyond have responded to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 7, 2017 - 5:05pm
VALLEY TWP. — Construction season starts in earnest Sunday on Interstate 80, and drivers headed east in Montour County will see a new traffic pattern used for the first time in this area... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 6, 2017 - 1:13pm
LIMESTONE TWP. – A man is in trouble with the police after he left a bomb threat in the restroom of his workplace at Great Dane Ltd. here because he was having a bad day and wanted to go... READ MORE »