Last Updated: April 1, 2015 - 1:20pm
CATAWISSA — An alleged heroin dealer who escaped from police during a wild, high-speed car chase this weekend turned himself in to authorities Tuesday night.
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Last Updated: March 31, 2015 - 3:07pm
The calendar says it's spring, but a wintry mix of snow and sleet Tuesday afternoon has cancelled some after-school activities at local schools, according to TV and radio reports.
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Last Updated: March 31, 2015 - 1:54pm
MILTON — If you're traveling west of here and planning to use Interstate 80 this afternoon, you'll want to find a new route.
The highway is closed in both directions across a 34-... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 30, 2015 - 3:28pm
ORANGEVILLE — A man returning from work found his home filled with smoke and his two pets trapped inside Monday morning, a fire chief says.
The quick-thinking tenant left the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 29, 2015 - 7:55pm
LIME RIDGE — A driver who raced away from police during a drug sting led officers on a wild, high-speed chase for 13 miles across Columbia County late Saturday, police said.
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Last Updated: March 29, 2015 - 5:56pm
MILLVILLE — A rural Benton man murdered his roommate after learning that the two were having sex with the same woman, police said.
Cea Jay Chattin, 25, confessed to state troopers... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 27, 2015 - 10:47pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter Friday for the stabbing death of his friend, escaping much more serious charges of first- and third-degree... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 26, 2015 - 8:00pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia will avert a planned teacher strike after drafting a tentative agreement Thursday, with five days to spare before educators were set to picket,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 26, 2015 - 5:40pm
ELYSBURG — A Knoebels employee was transported to a hospital with head and hand injuries Thursday morning after he was struck by a passing coaster car rolling during a test run on the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 26, 2015 - 7:57am
MIFFLINVILLE — A couple and their adult son barely escaped an early-morning fire that destroyed their home and likely killed the family dog, officials say.
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Last Updated: March 25, 2015 - 6:53pm
MAHONING TWP. — A Geisinger physician who led his two sons for a walk across a frozen Susquehanna River last month was found not guilty of disorderly conduct Wednesday.
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Last Updated: March 23, 2015 - 6:08pm
MAHONING TWP. — A Geisinger doctor who walked across the frozen Susquehanna River with his two children said Monday he’s watched the river for years and knew it was frozen and shallow... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 23, 2015 - 9:54pm
UPDATE: As of 9:30 p.m., Berwick police say that Pablo Williams is in custody.
We'll have more in Tuesday's Press Enterprise.
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Last Updated: March 23, 2015 - 11:13am
CATAWISSA – A fire in a wall Monday morning did severe damage to a home just south of the borough that a family of three had just moved into last fall, officials say.
The fire at... READ MORE »