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.
A fire had started... READ MORE »
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.
“Tell ‘em I love ‘em. I didn’t do this... READ MORE »
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.
The late-morning fire at... READ MORE »
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.
The NWS has issued a hazardous... READ MORE »
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...
Last Updated: May 14, 2014 - 3:34pm
MILLVILLE — The family of Kelly Josh Rhone-Ulrich, who allegedly shot at a car full of teenage girls last month, says he was defending their property.
For weeks, cars had been... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 13, 2014 - 3:10pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A police officer nearing the end of his overnight shift nodded off behind the wheel of a South Centre cruiser and crashed into a ditch early Tuesday.
Officer... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 12, 2014 - 4:03pm
BLOOMSBURG — A hearing-impaired girl who a camp counselor allegedly sexually abused was reluctant to testify in court, allowing the suspect to plead down to a lesser charge of false... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 11, 2014 - 12:53pm
BLOOMSBURG — Two sets of famous beards will be coming to the Bloomsburg Fair grandstand this fall.
Days after announcing ZZ Top as one of the shows in its 2014 lineup, Grandstand... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 9, 2014 - 1:27pm
DANVILLE — A man with no place to live told a judge Friday that he’d rather stay in jail until Christmas than get paroled.
“Can I just max out?” asked 20-year-old Cody Klinger... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 9, 2014 - 4:20pm
SCOTT TWP. — Three members of a New York theft ring known as the “Zipper Crew” were nabbed as they tried to leave town with nearly $4,000 worth of pharmacy and personal care items stolen... READ MORE »