Teen shot man to protect his mother from abuse, cops say

Last updated: April 29, 2014 - 5:35pm


FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A 16-year-old boy was defending his mother from being hit by an abusive boyfriend when he shot the man in the stomach with a 20-...

Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - 7:48pm

NESCOPECK TWP. — A 14-year-old girl was badly burned Saturday when she tried to boost a damp campfire previously doused with gasoline.

Ashley Bafile remained in the intensive care...

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Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - 5:57pm

Traffic on I-80 in our area soon will move a little faster.

The speed limit on the interstate through Columbia and Montour counties is jumping from 65 to 70 mph, part of a larger...

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Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - 1:46pm

BERWICK — Three Berwick teens were nabbed Saturday afternoon while removing copper pipe in the basement of an abandoned house on North Mulberry Street here, police said.

Two of...

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