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Last Updated: February 24, 2014 - 1:37pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Firefighters continue to battle a blaze in a home off of Martzville Road. The two-story home was fully engulfed when crews arrived around 11:30 a.m. Monday.

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Last Updated: February 22, 2014 - 6:19pm

DANVILLE — Geisinger CEO Glenn Steele received $5.43 million in total compensation in 2011, more than double his package of the previous year.
Steele got the 125 percent increase...

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Last Updated: February 22, 2014 - 6:03pm

MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — Lab-Shepherd mix Sika and her eight, 9-day-old puppies snuggled cozily inside a plastic baby pool at their new home Saturday morning, three days after they were...

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Last Updated: February 22, 2014 - 5:54pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Police pulled over a Berwick man driving with a suspended license and a broken rear car window covered with plastic and discovered he had a bottle of meth actively...

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Last Updated: February 20, 2014 - 3:22pm

BLOOMSBURG — A young woman fended off a suspected molester by punching him in the face after he tried grabbing her on the street here Wednesday night in what appeared to be the third...

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Last Updated: February 20, 2014 - 1:38pm

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jay Paterno, the son of Hall of Fame ex-Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, is telling party officials that he'll seek the Democratic nomination for lieutenant...

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Last Updated: February 20, 2014 - 12:39pm

ELYSBURG — Knoebels plans to add a metal coaster to its amusement park, it said in a social media announcement on Thursday.

"Will you ride Impulse?" the amusement park asked as it...

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Last Updated: February 19, 2014 - 1:43pm

BLOOMSBURG — The town wants to clear out its most hazardous streets of hard-packed ice and snow, so it's asking residents of Jefferson Street from Main to Sixth Street and West Fourth...

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Last Updated: February 19, 2014 - 5:10pm

MONTOUR TWP. — Residents’ reports of suspicious activity and the cooperation of staff at Walmart helped trigger the raid of an alleged meth lab Wednesday at 28 Perry Avenue home here,...

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Last Updated: February 18, 2014 - 6:12pm

DANVILLE — Becoming a mother while only in seventh grade has led to a lifetime of harsh consequences for a sexual-abuse victim.

Now 20, she was impregnated by a family friend when...

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Last Updated: February 18, 2014 - 1:47pm

Morning snow means a delay for many of the schools in our area. Here's the list, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton Area, two-hour delay
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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 3:24pm

CATAWISSA — Police have converged on a Main Street apartment Monday afternoon, taking three people into custody after finding ingredients for making meth, they say.

A special...

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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 1:51pm

BLOOMSBURG — A town man wielding a Louisville Slugger bat and a foot-long machete threatened family and neighbors on Valentine’s Day, town police said.

Police said Mark E. Harmon...

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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 11:57am

WASHINGTONVILLE — A late-night crash that shut down Route 54 outside Washingtonville for hours was caused by a suspected drunk driver, police say.

Keith Stackhouse, 56, was...

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