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Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 1:19pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police are trying to unravel how someone was shot near the Moose Exchange as 2013 turned to 2014.

At midnight on New Year's Eve, police responded to a call that...

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Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 11:56am

Schools around the area are dismissing early due to an impending snow storm, according to whlmam.com and wnep.com.

Bloomsburg secondary, 12:15 p.m., elementary...

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Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 4:24pm

DANVILLE — A smoldering hot/cold neck wrap that had been in a microwave caused a fire at 11 Cross St. that killed a man here last week, the fire chief said Tuesday.

The wrap was...

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Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 1:02pm

SCOTT TWP. — A man choked and beat his girlfriend during an early-morning dispute Saturday, then tossed her into a wall hard enough to punch a hole in it, police say.

When...

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Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:21pm

SCOTT TWP — A man walked into a bank branch here and threatened to "shoot everyone" after learning he had no money left to withdraw from his accounts, police say.

George P....

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Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:12pm

SUNBURY — Merle Phillips, who served as a state representative for 30 years, died Monday morning after a trip to the emergency room, said state Rep. Linda Schlegel Culver, a longtime...

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Last Updated: December 27, 2013 - 12:38pm

BENTON TWP. — A family trying to help a stray dog saw the hunting cabin they were staying in burn down Friday morning.

Randy Brendle found a loose Rottweiler during a jog on Upper...

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Last Updated: December 26, 2013 - 4:13pm

BLOOMSBURG — Retired Bloomsburg Police Chief Larry Smith died in his driveway Monday morning while shoveling snow, officials said.

Smith, 80, served as the town chief for 21 years...

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Last Updated: December 26, 2013 - 2:35pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for a woman who allegedly pocketed about $50 worth of incense oils from a shop on Main Street Nov. 26.

The woman was in Subterrium Rising around 4...

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Last Updated: December 25, 2013 - 5:39pm

BERWICK — Police are seeking the public's help in finding Jason Adamo, 36, a suspect in a Christmas Eve robbery at 619 N. Mulberry St.

Adamo's last known address was 807 W. Front...

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Last Updated: December 25, 2013 - 5:29pm

By SUSAN SCHWARTZ
Press Enterprise Writer

BERWICK — Police say a pair of robbers entered a house on Christmas Eve and forced three men to strip to their underwear before the...

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Last Updated: December 24, 2013 - 9:49am

DANVILLE — A fast-moving fire tore through a home Monday, killing a Danville man, officials say.

Eugene Yohn, 88, died on the back porch of his house at 11 Cross St., where the...

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Last Updated: December 23, 2013 - 11:21am

BLOOMSBURG — About an hour after police questioned Andrew M. Klingerman about the armed robbery of the Mifflinville Market, Klingerman pulled a second heist at the Uni-Mart in Bloomsburg...

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Last Updated: December 20, 2013 - 10:31pm

BUCKHORN — Police and dog teams found nothing inside the Walmart Supercenter here after a bomb threat more than six hours earlier, Hemlock Township Police Chief Mike VanDine said. Police...

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