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Last Updated: September 9, 2013 - 4:21pm

BERWICK ­— A Nescopeck woman who crashed her car into a two-story building downtown said her shoes are to blame, police say.

Mary D. Bartko, 58, was driving a silver 2007 Pontiac...

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Last Updated: September 6, 2013 - 4:57pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick surgeon entered a probation program Friday that eventually will wipe two-year-old drunken driving charges from his record.

Police found Mark Pyles drunk,...

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Last Updated: September 5, 2013 - 3:57pm

SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man has been charged with assaulting his girlfriend and her unborn child in a fight over cigarettes.

Douglas William Beachel, 37, of 2706 Old Berwick...

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Last Updated: September 5, 2013 - 2:34pm

BERWICK — A woman whose grandson allegedly grabbed her arms so hard they bled says he was only trying to help her evict a squatter, and she wants the charges dropped.

Sandra...

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Last Updated: September 5, 2013 - 1:38pm

BERWICK — Somebody struck it rich Wednesday with a Powerball ticket bought here, the state lottery says.

The $1 million ticket was purchased at Fresh N Quik at 906 Market St. The...

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Last Updated: September 4, 2013 - 7:32pm

BLOOMSBURG — A man walked off the Susquehanna River bridge at the east end of Bloomsburg and plummeted into the water about 4 p.m. today, sending police and rescuers rushing to the scene...

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Last Updated: September 4, 2013 - 3:37pm

BLOOMSBURG – You'll be able to get a deep-fried gummy bear and see a "psychic monkey" at this year's Bloomsburg Fair, fair officials announced at the event's annual media lunch on...

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Last Updated: September 3, 2013 - 7:23pm

BLOOMSBURG — A woman driving a blue Kia spotted a camper for sale along Lightstreet Road and tried to turn, crashing into an oncoming Subaru Tuesday afternoon, police say. The woman was...

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Last Updated: August 31, 2013 - 6:35pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Several customers were seated at the bar inside Castawayz Bar & Grill just after noon Saturday, when fire broke out in the rear of the building, a landmark that...

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Last Updated: August 28, 2013 - 5:48pm

BENTON TWP. — Police are trying to find out why a blood-drenched man was standing by the side of a rural road Wednesday afternoon.

Brad Miccio, 17, Benton, spotted the man near...

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Last Updated: August 28, 2013 - 10:51am

COAL TWP. – Police say four residents of the Secure Building at Northwestern Academy attacked an employee, stole his keys and then locked him in a room early Wednesday before fleeing....

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Last Updated: August 28, 2013 - 6:28pm

BERWICK — Four suspects tried to run when police busted a meth operation in Berwick this morning, but their flight failed, officers say.

A mother and son were among the total of...

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Last Updated: October 9, 2013 - 12:59pm

SALEM TWP — Two people were arrested Tuesday after probation officers got a tip that they were making methamphetamine together, officials said.

Scott P. Trivelpiece, 54, of 47...

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Last Updated: August 26, 2013 - 7:03pm

RUSH TOWNSHIP — Two people were killed Monday when their pickup truck flipped over and burst into flames, officials said.
The pair were trapped inside the burning truck, which...

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