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Last Updated: July 25, 2016 - 4:21pm

ESPY — Mary Auman heard a loud commotion in her home Monday afternoon, walked to her living room and discovered a tree branch poking through the ceiling.

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Last Updated: July 22, 2016 - 4:50pm

BERWICK — Talen Energy plans to cut 53 jobs at the nuclear power plant here, and just under 30 more at the Montour Steam Electric Station near Washingtonville, a company spokesman says...

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Last Updated: July 21, 2016 - 7:34pm

BERWICK — Less than six weeks after the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn pool’s grand opening, a thief broke into the office.
The man, who wore a garbage bag over his head during the...

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Last Updated: July 21, 2016 - 12:05pm

BLOOMSBURG — By early next year, 911 calls for Columbia and Montour counties will all be dispatched out of a central hub here, officials announced Thursday.

The merger, a first...

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Last Updated: July 20, 2016 - 2:12pm

BLOOMSBURG — Leaders of the Harrisburg-based Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania have decided to permanently close Camp Louise, citing safety concerns and dilapidated conditions...

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Last Updated: July 18, 2016 - 5:26pm

MAHONING TWP. — State Police were summoned to the township office here last week after an altercation erupted between a supervisor and the head of the municipal authority, witnesses say...

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Last Updated: July 18, 2016 - 4:28pm

MORELAND TWP. - The body of a man reportedly missing since Thursday was discovered a half mile from his home by a family taking photographs, officials say.

Jesse Steck was found...

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Last Updated: July 16, 2016 - 8:14pm

ELYSBURG — An 8-year-old boy died Saturday afternoon while swimming in the Crystal Pool at Knoebels Amusement Resort, authorities confirmed.
The child, from Lebanon, Pa., was seen...

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Last Updated: July 15, 2016 - 4:47pm

WILKES-BARRE – Twin brothers who were the kingpins of a nationwide anabolic steroid ring based in the basement of their parents’ Berwick home both pleaded guilty Friday to felony charges...

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Last Updated: July 15, 2016 - 12:28pm

MAHONING TWP. — The fire chief says Geisinger Health Plan’s Hughes Center was evacuated Friday due to a fire started by a water cooler.

Mahoning Township Fire Chief Leslie Young...

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Last Updated: July 13, 2016 - 5:37pm

BERWICK — Witnesses said a worker broke his wrist and ankle after a porch supporting his ladder peeled off the house and collapsed to the ground.

Mark Davenport was taken by...

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Last Updated: July 12, 2016 - 2:19pm

HARRISBURG (AP) — Penn State coach Joe Paterno was told by a teen boy in 1976 that Sandusky had molested him in the shower but responded that he did not want to hear about it and had "a...

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Last Updated: July 9, 2016 - 10:27pm

MADISON TWP. — A burning propane tank appears to have started a fire that left a family of four, including an 8-year-old girl, homeless Saturday afternoon.

Karen Jacobs, 55,...

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Last Updated: July 9, 2016 - 9:09pm

POINT TWP — Police say the driver who died Friday morning after crashing head-on into a tractor trailer here was a Benton man, Mark E. Lovett, 28.
Lovett, a pizza maker and cook,...

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