Last Updated: August 29, 2017 - 11:41am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate on Tuesday.
The Republican Congressman, whose district covers both Columbia and Montour... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 27, 2017 - 2:11pm
CATAWISSA TWP. — A 75-year-old man was killed Sunday morning when his car slammed into a rocky embankment off Route 487 just across the river from the Bloomsburg airport, State Police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
BERWICK — The broadcast team that's been calling Berwick Bulldogs football for years will be on the air on Friday night, but this time for a website,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 24, 2017 - 11:10am
CATAWISSA — Someone in the area is a whole lot richer this morning.
Pennsylvania Lottery officials report that Fresh & Quick, on Main Street in Catawissa, sold a Powerball... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 23, 2017 - 4:35pm
SALEM TWP. – An explosion at a plant along River Road here drew firefighters from Luzerne and Columbia counties, and there were reports of one worker injured.
But details were... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 23, 2017 - 2:12pm
DANVILLE — In a first for Geisinger, the health system is handing out $1 million in grants to non-profit groups in 43 counties for “unmet social needs,” with the largest piece locally, $... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 23, 2017 - 11:42am
BLOOMSBURG — The breakfast shift at McDonald’s included a visit from music royalty when the Queen of Soul stepped off her tour bus here Wednesday morning.
Aretha Franklin and her... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 21, 2017 - 5:35pm
MIFFLINVILLE — A passenger in a car told police he started eating as much marijuana as he could choke down after spotting a police car nearby in the Love’s truck stop parking lot here,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
WILLIAMSPORT — A manhunt is underway for a former Berwick man who was doing time here for indecent assault and a parole violation when he walked away from his job at the Lycoming County... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 9, 2017 - 11:15am
BERWICK — A despondent and incoherent woman had to be rescued from the shores of the Susquehanna River after she walked into the water in an attempt to commit suicide Tuesday, her friend... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 7, 2017 - 4:31pm
RUSH TWP. — Joel Depaolo said he was going to Bloomsburg with a friend when he left his father's home here, police say.
That was two weeks ago.
Now police are searching for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 5, 2017 - 8:01pm
BRIAR CREEK — A tractor-trailer driver going “way too fast” tipped his 72,000-pound load as he turned into the Dollar Tree warehouse Saturday night, police say.
Andwar Sadat... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 4, 2017 - 9:02pm
STATE COLLEGE — The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning tonight for Columbia and Montour counties until 9:30 p.m.
Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 4, 2017 - 3:11pm
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A 25-year-old man who lost control of his convertible and flipped upside down into a swamp along Back Branch Road Friday afternoon was going “way too fast,” police... READ MORE »