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Last Updated: June 27, 2014 - 1:19pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman who ignored “a little bit” of smoke and a smoldering smell in her kitchen came back a few minutes later to find the house up in flames.

Pamela Wynn...

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Last Updated: June 25, 2014 - 5:17pm

CATAWISSA TWP. — A pickup truck driven by a teenage girl spun out on Route 42 Wednesday afternoon, crossing the opposite lane and plunging backwards down into a rocky stream just south...

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Last Updated: June 24, 2014 - 1:46pm

MONTOUR TWP. — A young black bear trying to cross Route 11 was struck and killed by a car Tuesday morning.

Sandra Rishel and her husband, Brad, were celebrating Sandra’s 69th...

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Last Updated: June 23, 2014 - 2:37pm

FERNVILLE — A man reportedly jumped off the Fernville bridge this afternoon.

Rescuers were summoned and quickly got him to the bank of Fishing Creek, then took him away for...

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Last Updated: June 23, 2014 - 3:35pm

LIME RIDGE — A New Jersey trucker was injured Monday morning when his fully-loaded rig flipped onto its side off I-80 at the Berwick-Lime Ridge exit here.

John Anthony Rapczak, 62...

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Last Updated: June 20, 2014 - 8:31pm

SALEM TWP. — A Virginia-based firm is proposing a natural gas-fueled power plant for Mingle Inn Road off Route 11, only about 5 miles north of PPL’s nuclear plant.

The proposed...

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Last Updated: June 19, 2014 - 4:18pm

SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — The Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech teacher accused of molesting one of his female students has been fired, according to a school official.

Gary Beveridge, 55, was...

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Last Updated: June 19, 2014 - 12:26pm

SCOTT TWP. — Two people have been caught in the bold scheme to steal from Cole’s Hardware here, police say.

Kyle Avery and Justine Price have been jailed on charges from the scam...

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Last Updated: June 19, 2014 - 12:21pm

MIFFLINVILLE — Two escapees from state prison programs have been captured here, police say.

Last month, Caleb Gross, Hemlock Township, took off from a corrections center in...

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Last Updated: June 18, 2014 - 2:49pm

MILLVILLE — A vagrant traveler who tussled with police at a Buckhorn diner has struck a deal that will have him free in five days. But police expect John Pierres Meyers, 47, of Portland...

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Last Updated: June 17, 2014 - 6:41pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. special forces seized a "key leader" of the deadly Benghazi, Libya, attack and he is on his way to face trial in the U.S. for the fiery assault that killed the U.S...

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Last Updated: June 16, 2014 - 3:31pm

BUCKHORN — A vagrant refused to leave Perkins Restaurant Saturday night and became hostile when police arrived, telling officers he was being “beamed” by electronic weapons and refusing...

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Last Updated: June 15, 2014 - 7:28pm

BERWICK — Fifty-nine kids — and one reporter — tried their skills at luge here this weekend under the watchful eyes of Berwick’s Olympic athlete Jayson Terdiman and the coach for the U.S...

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Last Updated: June 12, 2014 - 12:38pm

BLOOMSBURG — Authorities have released the first photo of Daniel Hadean, 45, the trucker who was shot by police twice when he allegedly attacked an officer with a hammer after his rig...

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