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Last Updated: November 26, 2014 - 6:21am

Expected snow has closed schools across the area. Here's a local list, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Berwick Area
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Last Updated: November 25, 2014 - 9:32pm

BERWICK — Two Berwick brothers jumped a “physically challenged” man from behind and knocked him to the ground in a brazen downtown robbery late Monday, police said.

Marvin and...

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Last Updated: November 25, 2014 - 2:36pm

BERWICK — A malfunctioning furnace in the visitor’s field house at Crispin Field caught fire Tuesday afternoon, sending flames shooting through the ceiling, said Berwick Fire Chief Bill...

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Last Updated: November 24, 2014 - 12:06pm

BERWICK — A Berwick driver who pulled into the path of another car says she thought the other driver was going to turn, police say.

Jessica Brannon, 20, of 738 W. Front St.,...

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Last Updated: November 24, 2014 - 11:57am

BERWICK — An elderly man was taken to the hospital after he apparently passed out behind the wheel and crashed head-on into another vehicle, police say.

Matthew J. Creme, of 805...

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Last Updated: November 21, 2014 - 7:26pm

BERWICK — Two repeat drug offenders went on a two-county ride Friday in a car filled with the ingredients for meth making, police said.

They didn’t know Berwick police and agents...

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Last Updated: November 21, 2014 - 3:19pm

BLOOMSBURG — Jaime Jo Brannon's attack on a fellow inmate with a cup of boiling water severely burned the woman, and Brannon was OK pleading guilty to the crime, saying there was "no...

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Last Updated: November 20, 2014 - 4:20pm

MIFFLINVILLE — An SUV lost control on Interstate 80 just east of the Mifflinville exit, leaving a man and woman trapped in the upside-down SUV.

It appeared the vehicle, which was...

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Last Updated: November 18, 2014 - 3:00pm

NESCOPECK — A man jumped onto a moving car and hit his ex-girlfriend in the face in front of the elementary school the morning after they broke up, court papers say.

Russell T.C....

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Last Updated: November 17, 2014 - 4:19pm

BLOOMSBURG — A jury on Monday awarded a Lightstreet man nearly $765,000 in damages as a result of a freak accident in a large decayed maple branch dropped off a tree onto his Honda Civic...

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Last Updated: November 17, 2014 - 12:49pm

SALEM TWP. — A rumor that a Berwick middle school student with a gun was planning violence this week had school administrators and police on alert, says Superintendent Wayne Brookhart....

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Last Updated: November 14, 2014 - 6:44pm

BLOOMSBURG — Surveillance video caught a man stealing a USPS box from an East Second Street porch Thursday, and police are looking for help to identify the culprit.

The package...

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Last Updated: November 14, 2014 - 4:25pm

BENTON TWP. – A one-ton utility pole came within inches of smashing through the canvas top of a Shickshinny man’s Jeep after he ran into another car on Route 487 just north of Benton...

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Last Updated: November 12, 2014 - 8:07pm

ROARING CREEK TWP. — A man was stabbed in the throat and sliced in the left wrist with a large kitchen knife during a domestic dispute at his home Wednesday night, police say.

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