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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 1:52pm

The following schools have announced a delay this morning, according to whlmam.com and wnep.com:
Benton Area, two-hour delay
Berwick Area...

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Last Updated: December 7, 2013 - 9:07pm

UNION TWP. — A Shickshinny-area man died in a grim car crash Saturday that one veteran firefighter called the worst he’s ever seen.
Jordan Sult crashed his black Chevrolet Cobalt...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 2:23pm

CATAWISSA — A Catawissa-area man accused of abusing his 2-month-old son was “hoping for a fair shot” to stay out of prison yesterday, he said before a hearing.

Matthew J. Sacks’...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 10:18am

ALLENTOWN – The Bulldogs will have to wait until tomorrow to face off against Archbishop Wood.

Organizers postponed the football game, originally scheduled for tonight, due to...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 1:21pm

BLOOMSBURG — A man with a garbage bag wrapped around his face and armed with a utility knife tried to rob the owner of Em’s Pink Wieners hot dog cart early Friday morning in the parking...

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Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 2:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — Abraham Kline will serve the maximum 20-40 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, a judge ruled Thursday afternoon.

Kline came to Columbia County Court for...

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Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 1:46pm

CATAWISSA — A father is facing charges for abusing his 2-month-old son, leaving the infant with broken bones and bruises on at least three separate occasions, police say.

It’s the...

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Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 9:02pm

BLOOMSBURG — A woman drove around emergency lights at an accident Wednesday, despite a police officer hanging onto her car and yelling at her to stop.

Police took her into custody...

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Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 6:12pm

BLOOMSBURG — Someone stole a bank deposit bag holding coins, cash and gold jewelry worth more than $10,000 at Arcus Brothers Stereo Center on Tuesday, police said.

“This is the...

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Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 12:06pm

SCOTT TWP. — A tractor trailer tire came loose from an eastbound rig and peeled back the roof of a westbound car on Interstate 80 this morning, police say.

The errant tire...

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Last Updated: December 3, 2013 - 3:23pm

FRANKLIN TWP. — A desperate DUI suspect tried to bribe a Locust Township Police officer to make a set of charges disappear, court papers say.

“I don’t know how much you make, but...

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Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 7:55pm

MADISON TWP. — A Riverside man out hunting on the first day of deer season was stricken in a field here and died Monday, authorities say.

Michael Wydra, 58, of 312 Gearhart St. is...

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Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 3:39pm

NESCOPECK — Cooper, a water-loving black Labrador, decided to traipse onto Shirley Young’s frozen pond Monday and fell through the ice.

Young's granddaughter’s courage and quick...

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Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 6:39pm

BERWICK — Ted Stuban, who represented Columbia County in Harrisburg for 16 years, died at age 85 Wednesday after a bout with cancer, friends say.

Those who worked with him over...

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