Town picks a member of its force as chief

Last updated: October 14, 2013 - 8:34pm


Roger VanLoan smiles after it was announced he was appointed police chief for the Town of Bloomsburg during Monday's council meeting. He has been acting chief for several months. (Press Enterprise/M.J. Mahon)
BLOOMSBURG — The town has picked its next police chief, and it's a longtime veteran of the town force. After a statewide search, town council...

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BERWICK — Officers say they searched a mobile home for heroin here Monday morning, then lay in wait until the alleged supplier arrived in a vehicle carrying even more of the drug.

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BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man in jail on child porn charges tried to kill himself in the Columbia County Prison showers Monday, officials said.

Erick S. Myhre, 39, used a shaving...

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A snowy day means another day home from school for many area students. Here's the list of closures and delays so far, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

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