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Last Updated: January 21, 2014 - 6:38pm

BLOOMSBURG — A woman who said she was raped by a friend in a college dorm admitted flirting and having slept in the same bed with him in the past.

But the woman, a Bloomsburg...

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Last Updated: January 21, 2014 - 10:12am

A storm is shutting schools down early today, as forecasters expect between 2-4 inches of snow to fall in our area through evening hours.

All week, meteorologists have been...

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Last Updated: January 20, 2014 - 3:35pm

SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia students had a little fun at Berwick’s expense Saturday night when the student section at the boys basketball game came dressed as characters from “...

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Last Updated: January 20, 2014 - 5:34pm

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. — Four people from a Bloomsburg University outdoors group doing a winter hike on New Hampshire's Mount Washington took shelter in a snow cave Sunday after they lost...

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Last Updated: January 17, 2014 - 6:55pm

LIME RIDGE — A small fire in a laboratory testing area of the Del Monte pet food plant was quickly put out Friday afternoon, but not before a small amount of acid used for testing was...

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Last Updated: January 16, 2014 - 3:12pm

Central Columbia schools lowered flags today to half-staff in remembrance of former teacher, coach and athletic director Don Engle, who died Thursday morning, said Central Superintendent...

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Last Updated: January 16, 2014 - 6:03pm

DANVILLE — Old knob-and-tube wiring is to blame for a Danville fire that destroyed a woman’s home and killed her two cats, fire officials say.

Christine Fishburn was out running...

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Last Updated: January 16, 2014 - 2:32pm

BERWICK — A man called 9-1-1 from a stolen phone early Thursday to report that someone was shooting at a Berwick Offray plant, police say.

The whole report was fake, but more than...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 7:57pm

By SUSAN SCHWARTZ and PETER KENDRON
Press Enterprise Writers

BERWICK — Police swarmed a car Wednesday after an officer spotted a suspect in a Christmas Eve robbery sitting...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 4:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — Nathan Steimling was sentenced this morning to 4½ to 10 years in prison in the drug death of friend Trichelle Grove, 23, Catawissa.

Steimling broke down and cried...

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Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - 3:10pm

FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia will pay $130,000 to settle a civil case claiming the district failed to protect an assault victim from intimidation by her attackers while all three...

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Last Updated: January 14, 2014 - 7:02pm

BERWICK — A homeless man got drunk and stripped off his clothes, making “snow angels” in the middle of the street late last week, police say.

Isaiah Kmietowicz, 26, told police he...

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Last Updated: January 14, 2014 - 3:32pm

CONYNGHAM TWP. — A bloodied man fled a vehicle crash with his young daughter in tow, then concocted a story about what happened, charges say.

Driver Cody C. Strunk’s lies...

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Last Updated: January 24, 2014 - 5:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — Probation officers on a visit to an East Sixth Street house in Bloomsburg spotted ingredients typically used to make meth during a visit Monday afternoon.

They called...

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