Last Updated: December 4, 2014 - 4:01pm
BENTON — Officials will lift the boil advisory here as of 5 p.m. today after discovering the cause of discolored tap water coursing from taps this morning.
The abnormality was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 3, 2014 - 3:40pm
BLOOMSBURG — A senior finance major told authorities he paid for his entire college education — and helped put two sisters through school — by selling pot.
Francis Alexander Po,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 3, 2014 - 9:21am
SALEM TWP. — A fire broke out at 505 E. Second St. here early Wednesday morning, driving a sleeping family from their home.
Chad Martin said his son's girlfriend first noticed a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2014 - 6:42pm
BERWICK — Police say the man who killed a Press Enterprise newspaper carrier in a car accident was so drunk, he didn’t know where he was.
Aaron C. Kile, 30, of 831 Bottom Road,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2015 - 3:30pm
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken teen wielding a metal pipe struck a man in the head downtown and smashed up a nearby residence, police say.
Steven R. Lojo’s rampage ended only when an... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2014 - 2:33pm
An impending snowstorm has led some area school districts to announce early closings today. Here's the list so far, according to district websites, wnep.com and whlmam.com: READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 1, 2014 - 3:29pm
BLOOMSBURG – Demolition began in earnest Monday on the historic Magee mansion at the town’s floodprone west end.
Madonna Enterprises of Port Carbon is tearing down the 67-year-old... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 1, 2014 - 3:16pm
BLOOMSBURG — Three schoolgirls helped police nab a man who exposed himself on several occasions near the elementary school on Fifth Street here, arrest papers say.
Robert L.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2014 - 8:42pm
BERWICK — More than 2,200 homes and businesses lost power tonight in Berwick, and some may be without electricity going into Thanksgiving day, a PPL spokeswoman said.
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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:
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• Bloomsburg Area...
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... READ MORE »
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... READ MORE »
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.,... READ MORE »
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... READ MORE »