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Last Updated: February 19, 2014 - 5:10pm

MONTOUR TWP. — Residents’ reports of suspicious activity and the cooperation of staff at Walmart helped trigger the raid of an alleged meth lab Wednesday at 28 Perry Avenue home here,...

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Last Updated: February 18, 2014 - 6:12pm

DANVILLE — Becoming a mother while only in seventh grade has led to a lifetime of harsh consequences for a sexual-abuse victim.

Now 20, she was impregnated by a family friend when...

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Last Updated: February 18, 2014 - 1:47pm

Morning snow means a delay for many of the schools in our area. Here's the list, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton Area, two-hour delay
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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 3:24pm

CATAWISSA — Police have converged on a Main Street apartment Monday afternoon, taking three people into custody after finding ingredients for making meth, they say.

A special...

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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 1:51pm

BLOOMSBURG — A town man wielding a Louisville Slugger bat and a foot-long machete threatened family and neighbors on Valentine’s Day, town police said.

Police said Mark E. Harmon...

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Last Updated: February 17, 2014 - 11:57am

WASHINGTONVILLE — A late-night crash that shut down Route 54 outside Washingtonville for hours was caused by a suspected drunk driver, police say.

Keith Stackhouse, 56, was...

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Last Updated: February 14, 2014 - 5:00pm

FORKS — Two young girls were killed after their mother lost control of the minivan she was driving around a curve along Route 487 here Friday morning and collided with another vehicle....

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Last Updated: February 14, 2014 - 11:26am

Snow has delayed school openings across the area today, and closed school in one district. Here's a list according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton Area, two-...

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Last Updated: February 13, 2014 - 1:31pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police have closed several roads in Bloomsburg and Danville due to "ongoing issues" with the heavy snowfall, police say.

Riverhill Drive, between Bloomsburg and...

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Last Updated: February 13, 2014 - 12:15pm

SOCHI — Berwick's Jayson Terdiman and his three luge relay teammates have been knocked out of contention for a medal in Sochi.

The U.S. relay team was in place to claim bronze,...

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Last Updated: February 13, 2014 - 5:55am

The prediction of big snow has closed every school district in the area. Here's a complete list, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

• Benton, closed

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Last Updated: February 12, 2014 - 7:49pm

Some area schools have already announced closures in advance of the anticipated Thursday storm. Here's the list so far, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Benton Area...

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Last Updated: February 12, 2014 - 6:18pm

MONTOUR TWP. — A woman was hurt and at least two cars were mangled in a crash just before 2:30 p.m.

The accident happened near May's Restaurant along Route 11 between Bloomsburg...

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Last Updated: February 12, 2014 - 3:21pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck-area man fired a handgun at the feet of another man seen near his girlfriend’s house last Novemeber, but he avoided a jail term with a plea bargain Wednesday....

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