Last Updated: April 16, 2013 - 3:54pm
WILKES-BARRE – The arson trial of a Berwick woman continued Tuesday, with the jury hearing testimony about how two 92-year-old women struggled to get out of their homes and to safety... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 5:37pm
BOSTON – Four local runners – one from Berwick and three from Danville – all finished the Boston Marathon before an explosion ripped through the crowd gathered at the finish line,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 10:30pm
BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 130 in a bloody scene... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 12, 2013 - 10:43pm
BLOOMSBURG — Randall Francis, the driver police say struck a woman walking across Main Street last Friday, turned himself in to authorities and expressed remorse through his lawyer.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 11, 2013 - 5:22pm
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A bloodied driver who ran away after he crashed into a tree here was collared by police before he got very far Thursday afternoon.
The man, identified as... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 7:31pm
RIVERSIDE — The roof of the Riverside Laundromat and Tanning Salon caught fire when it was struck by lighting during Wednesday’s storm, a fire chief said.
Firefighters kept damage... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 3:45pm
EVANSVILLE — Police aren't sure how an unhelmeted 49-year-old man drove his motorcycle off Bogart's Hill Road here Tuesday afternoon, injuring himself badly enough that he had to be... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 1:33pm
BLOOMSBURG — Police have charged a local man in a hit-and-run accident that injured a woman on Main Street last Friday, and they've issued a warrant for his arrest.
Randall Scott... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 8, 2013 - 3:59pm
BERWICK — A Berwick driver trying to elude police hopped out of his still-moving pickup truck and began running away on East Front Street, police say.
William A. Christensen, 43,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 5, 2013 - 9:04pm
BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for the driver who struck a woman crossing Main Street Friday afternoon and took off.
The hit-and-run pedestrian crash happened about 4:30 p.m. on... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 7:20pm
A controlled burn at Fort Indiantown Gap sent clouds of smoke wafting through the air as far north as Danville and Bloomsburg Thursday evening, officials say.
Reports from Lebanon... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 3:46pm
DANVILLE — About a half dozen people who skipped jury duty without valid excuses were called before a judge Thursday to explain themselves.
All were made to stand before the bench... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 2, 2013 - 2:34pm
BLOOMSBURG — Two former Bloomsburg University field hockey players were sentenced to short stays in prison for the October 2011 beating of another young woman downtown.
Lauren... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 1, 2013 - 3:00pm
WILKES-BARRE — Seven-time DUI offender Theodore “Teddy” Luciw was sentenced to 5-10 years in state prison for the January 2012 drunk-driving accident that killed 84-year-old widow Rachel... READ MORE »