Last Updated: February 16, 2016 - 4:05pm
The following area schools have delayed classes or closed for the day:
• Benton - CLOSED
• Berwick - CLOSED
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Last Updated: February 15, 2016 - 3:22pm
CATAWISSA — Thieves popped a change machine — weighing over 50 pounds — out of a cinder block wall and left a gaping hole in its place, police say.
The Coin-Op Laundromat and Car... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 15, 2016 - 1:35pm
The Southern Columbia School District school board meeting scheduled for tonight has been postponed until Monday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. due to the impending storm, district officials say.
Last Updated: February 12, 2016 - 2:19pm
STROUD TWP. — A Nescopeck man responded to a 14-year-old girl’s online profile by asking for nude photos and planning to meet her for sex, police say.
But when Michael Dennis... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 11, 2016 - 5:55pm
DERRY TWP. — A woman was hurt Thursday when her SUV flipped over and struck a utility pole along Route 54, a witness said.
The driver was in a Ford Explorer headed toward Danville... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 11, 2016 - 4:10pm
HERSHEY -- Southern Columbia's wrestling team, the No. 3 seed out of District 4, lost 44-22 against District 10 champion Reynolds in the first round of the PIAA Class AA team wrestling... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 11, 2016 - 1:46pm
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A couple living in an RV discovered an early morning fire in the vehicle and took cover in the warmth of their nearby pickup truck until firefighters arrived.
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Last Updated: February 10, 2016 - 4:39pm
BLOOMSBURG — The state will stop issuing vehicle registration stickers at the end of the year.
State officials say the move will save millions of dollars, while new technology... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2016 - 6:13pm
METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints have released four-time All-Pro right guard Jahri Evans, who has started for all 10 seasons since the organization drafted him out of Division II... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 10, 2016 - 8:10pm
BERWICK — The Central Columbia teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student turned himself in Tuesday to face sexual assault charges.
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Last Updated: February 8, 2016 - 8:19pm
BLOOMSBURG — A proposed law to extend the hours that patrons would need to plug a parking meter around town here stalled at the last minute Monday night.
The ordinance — which... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 8, 2016 - 5:40pm
BERWICK — A Berwick man said doctors had to remove part of his large intestine after his now ex-girlfriend stabbed him last month.
The wound Linda Susan Potoeski, 54, allegedly... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 8, 2016 - 2:10am
BLOOMSBURG -- A man pointed a gun at a woman near Bloomsburg University Sunday night and fled when the woman ran away, police say. READ MORE »
The incident happened just before 9:30 p.m. along...
Last Updated: February 5, 2016 - 11:46am
BLOOMSBURG — Two prison guards were selling drugs to inmates at Columbia County Prison and are now locked up themselves, police say.
Brooke A. Brockmann, 35, of 347 W. Fifth St.,... READ MORE »