Last Updated: March 25, 2014 - 3:27pm
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate in Columbia County Prison was beaten by another prisoner after he “disrespected” black inmates by calling them racially offensive names, authorities say.
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Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 3:17pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg mother allowed five teens to drink beer at her home during her son’s 17th birthday party in late January, police say.
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Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 2:19pm
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A new analysis of satellite data indicates the missing Malaysia Airlines plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, Malaysian Prime Minister... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 23, 2014 - 2:20pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A fire spread from a dryer into the nearby wall and ceiling so quickly Saturday afternoon in a house in the Briar Crest development that the owners escaped with... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 24, 2014 - 2:44pm
BLOOMSBURG – After two incidents in two months at Frank's Pizza, police are asking the public for help in identifying the burglary suspects.
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Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 6:39pm
BENTON — The school bus driver students said drove the wrong route dropping off imaginary pupils Wednesday has been charged with driving under the influence and reckless endangerment.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 8:46pm
DANVILLE — Danville teachers are set to strike April 17.
The work stoppage is expected to last five to six days, said teacher union leader Dave Fortunato.
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Last Updated: March 21, 2014 - 2:51pm
BERWICK — A couple of good Samaritans rescued an 85-year-old man from his burning house after the man fell asleep while cooking.
Tim Shires, 53, of Berwick, was driving to Kmart... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 20, 2014 - 8:44pm
BRIAR CREEK — Authorities raided a home in Berlin’s trailer court Thursday morning, where they say a man and woman operated a one-pot meth lab.
Ronald J. “June Bug” Robbins Jr.,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 20, 2014 - 10:49am
SALEM TWP. — Workers at the PPL nuclear power plant shut down the Unit 2 reactor and disconnected it from the electrical grid Thursday to repair a valve on a "non-safety-related" water-... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2014 - 6:52pm
BLOOMSBURG — A rural Benton woman tearfully collapsed into the arms of family and friends Wednesday after a jury cleared her of sexually abusing one of four foster kids that she and her... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 18, 2014 - 11:17am
MIFFLINVILLE — A quick-thinking employee used an extinguisher to douse a small fire in a medical building Tuesday morning.
Rena Hanna, who works as a medical assistant at the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 17, 2014 - 4:57pm
BLOOMSBURG — A boy told a child advocate that he was sexually abused years ago by an older friend of his mother both at a trailer home in the Numidia area as well as in a bathroom at the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 17, 2014 - 1:28pm
MAIN TWP. — A Berwick woman told police a sneeze was to blame for a crash that sent another driver to the hospital after the two cars collided and one ended up on its roof in a cornfield... READ MORE »