Longtime state legislator dies

Last updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:12pm

SUNBURY — Merle Phillips, who served as a state representative for 30 years, died Monday morning after a trip to the emergency room, said state Rep....

Last Updated: October 2, 2015 - 1:19pm

BLOOMSBURG – If you get a call from someone pretending to be a Columbia County Sheriff but demanding you pay money for missed jury duty, hang up.

A scammer "who has done his...


Last Updated: September 30, 2015 - 1:52pm

HEMLOCK TWP. — A homeowner spooked a would-be thief, caught rummaging through his son’s car parked on Hunt Club Drive, when he flipped on an exterior light Monday morning, police say....


Last Updated: September 28, 2015 - 9:01pm

HEMLOCK TWP. — A witness spotted a man stealing from a vehicle, but the thief fled before police arrived.

Now officers are seeking information about the thief and reminding...