Last Updated: November 15, 2013 - 3:27pm
DANVILLE — A teen girl used a bathroom break as an excuse to get her drunken mother to pull off the highway, then phoned police to report her mom for DUI, authorities say.
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Last Updated: November 15, 2013 - 12:25pm
DANVILLE — Geisinger took first place in the national Pink Glove Dance Competition, a fundraising event for breast cancer prevention, the organization announced Friday.
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Last Updated: November 14, 2013 - 5:12pm
BLOOMSBURG — Jurors have convicted Kyle Shaffer of Stillwater on all counts in the death of Russell Hack in a crash north of Orangeville in 2011. The jury took about three hours to reach... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 13, 2013 - 5:06pm
BERWICK — A man cashed almost $82,000 in insurance checks that were supposed to go toward his estranged wife’s surgery, then spent the money with his new girlfriend, police said.
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Last Updated: November 11, 2013 - 3:27pm
BLOOMSBURG — University officials are warning students and employees that some students have been experiencing possible symptoms of mumps over the past two weeks.
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Last Updated: November 11, 2013 - 2:06pm
WASHINGTONVILLE — Steven Beiler’s neighbor came running to his farm in the pre-dawn darkness to tell him a house nearby was burning down.
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Last Updated: November 10, 2013 - 7:22pm
SOUTH CENTRE — A police officer says he just meant to question a man accused of urinating in public, but the suspect fled, jumped in the chilly Susquehanna, and ended up having to be... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 11, 2013 - 12:45pm
By SUSAN SCHWARTZ
Press Enterprise Writer
BERWICK — Police say they found 42 bags of heroin, two handguns and $1,755 during a search Friday, and now a 26-year-old woman is... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 8, 2013 - 5:22pm
SCOTT TWP. — A former Berwick teacher tried to kill herself in a drunken car wreck, taking aim for a telephone pole on Old Berwick Road earlier this fall, police say.
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Last Updated: November 7, 2013 - 7:26pm
IOLA — A car being towed burst into flames along Route 442 just north of Iola.
The Ford, which had recently been in a wreck, was being towed by a rollback truck that also had a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 6, 2013 - 4:21pm
HUNTINGTON MILLS — A mom was home with her young children Wednesday when her 5-year-old son began shouting about a fire in an electrical cord upstairs, officials say.
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Last Updated: November 5, 2013 - 10:31pm
Three area soccer teams have moved on in the state playoffs, while a fourth saw their season end Tuesday.
The Danville boys team beat Tunkhannock 2-1 in overtime, while Bloomsburg... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 5, 2013 - 11:20pm
SHICKSHINNY — Incumbent Democratic Mayor Beverly Moore faces a challenge from Republican Clarence Lewis for the four-year mayoral position.
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Last Updated: November 5, 2013 - 10:25pm
RUSH TWP. — Democrat Darryl Hertzog and Republican David Betts compete for one seat on the township board of supervisors.
One six-year term
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