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Last Updated: January 16, 2014 - 2:32pm

BERWICK — A man called 9-1-1 from a stolen phone early Thursday to report that someone was shooting at a Berwick Offray plant, police say.

The whole report was fake, but more than...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 7:57pm

By SUSAN SCHWARTZ and PETER KENDRON
Press Enterprise Writers

BERWICK — Police swarmed a car Wednesday after an officer spotted a suspect in a Christmas Eve robbery sitting...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 4:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — Nathan Steimling was sentenced this morning to 4½ to 10 years in prison in the drug death of friend Trichelle Grove, 23, Catawissa.

Steimling broke down and cried...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 3:10pm

FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia will pay $130,000 to settle a civil case claiming the district failed to protect an assault victim from intimidation by her attackers while all three...

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Last Updated: January 14, 2014 - 7:02pm

BERWICK — A homeless man got drunk and stripped off his clothes, making “snow angels” in the middle of the street late last week, police say.

Isaiah Kmietowicz, 26, told police he...

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Last Updated: January 14, 2014 - 3:32pm

CONYNGHAM TWP. — A bloodied man fled a vehicle crash with his young daughter in tow, then concocted a story about what happened, charges say.

Driver Cody C. Strunk’s lies...

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Last Updated: January 24, 2014 - 5:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — Probation officers on a visit to an East Sixth Street house in Bloomsburg spotted ingredients typically used to make meth during a visit Monday afternoon.

They called...

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Last Updated: January 24, 2014 - 5:35pm

CATAWISSA - Police say a man was carrying an actively brewing bottle of meth as he walked along the street at the site of the old Emnee Shirt Factory in Catawissa Monday afternoon....

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Last Updated: January 11, 2014 - 10:36pm

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Fair members re-elected president Paul Reichart with a slim 34 votes over the competition Saturday.

Former board boss Todd Lehman snagged 372 of the votes...

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Last Updated: January 10, 2014 - 5:20pm

BERWICK — After helping to rescue a starving, abandoned dog from a Third Avenue home, Berwick police were forced to set off flea bombs in the police station, city hall and two patrol...

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Last Updated: January 10, 2014 - 2:50pm

STATE COLLEGE — Warmer temperatures and impending rain are making the conditions for flooding more likely in Columbia, Montour, Northumberland and Luzerne counties, along with most of...

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Last Updated: January 10, 2014 - 11:36am

An overnight snowfall means schools throughout the area are delaying their openings today. Here's the list compiled from wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton, two-...

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Last Updated: January 9, 2014 - 5:05pm

BLOOMSBURG — A woman caught on camera stealing bottles of incense oils from a downtown business turned herself in after seeing her picture in the Press Enterprise, police say.

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Last Updated: January 8, 2014 - 5:57pm

SCOTT TWP. — An angry Berwick driver illegally passed a couple on Old Berwick Road only to cut them off and slam on the brakes, sending them crashing into the back of his vehicle...

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