Last Updated: May 21, 2014 - 5:03pm
BERWICK — Four people were arrested Wednesday afternoon here after a two-month investigation into a reported home invasion and robbery, police say.
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Last Updated: May 21, 2014 - 4:21pm
BLOOMSBURG — A father and son are each charged with aggravated assault in what police say was a severe beating of an owner at the Capitol Bar in a dispute over “watered-down drinks”... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 22, 2014 - 3:29pm
SCOTT TWP. — A convenience-store clerk is accused of giving her family and friends up to $900 in cigarettes and grocery items while stealing $150 more in smokes and drinks for herself.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 21, 2014 - 5:08pm
BLOOMSBURG — All local counties are now taking same-sex marriage license applications after consultation with their lawyers.
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Last Updated: May 20, 2014 - 4:33pm
The offices responsible for marriage licenses in four local counties all say they’re waiting for more information before they begin issuing licenses to same-sex couples.
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Last Updated: May 20, 2014 - 4:28pm
BLOOMSBURG — After working through lunch, a Columbia County jury reached a verdict in a DUI case but asked for pizza before returning to the courtroom Tuesday.
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Last Updated: May 20, 2014 - 2:53pm
BLOOMSBURG — Voting machines in two Columbia County precincts weren't working correctly this morning, so election judges quickly decided to switch over to paper ballots, said the county'... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2014 - 10:15am
BLOOMSBURG — An early morning fire would have been a lot worse if some medics driving by hadn't smelled smoke and decided to look around, the fire chief said.
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Last Updated: May 19, 2014 - 7:03pm
MOCANAQUA — As fire made its way through a Main Street home, trapping a grandmother inside, Luzerne County's 9-1-1 dispatchers sent firefighters to the wrong location, costing at least... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 19, 2014 - 3:15pm
BLOOMSBURG — A town man insisted he was innocent of raping a 12-year-old girl, but a judge found him guilty Monday and sent him off to jail.
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Last Updated: May 16, 2014 - 5:22pm
MOCANAQUA — Two youngsters playing with a lighter in their bedroom started the deadly fire that killed their grandmother on Thursday, investigators say.
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Last Updated: May 15, 2014 - 4:15pm
BLOOMSBURG — The area should prepare for the possibility of flash-flooding over the next two days, according to the National Weather Service.
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Last Updated: May 15, 2014 - 8:53pm
MOCANAQUA — A passing motorist who spotted a house fire managed to save a woman and her two children, but a second woman inside the house died Thursday morning, officials say.
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Last Updated: May 14, 2014 - 8:18pm
DANVILLE — A Riverside driver struck a Danville Borough employee Wednesday and kept driving until another borough worker stopped her, officials said. READ MORE »
She then hit another car on...