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Last Updated: May 19, 2016 - 12:27pm

BENTON — Benton schools were locked down for nearly half an hour this morning while drug-sniffing dogs were brought in for a random search, officials say.

But no illicit drugs...

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Last Updated: May 16, 2016 - 5:40pm

HEMLOCK TWP. — Georgie Moore heard a loud boom outside her house Monday morning and thought to herself, “…Not another wreck here.” 

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Last Updated: May 12, 2016 - 7:16pm

BERWICK — Police served search warrants at two houses on Thursday afternoon, taking three people into custody on heroin charges, police said.

At 224 Line St., Apt. C, police said...

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Last Updated: May 12, 2016 - 3:28pm

BERWICK — Weis Markets may start selling beer at its grocery store here, if council members give their blessing to the idea Monday.

The company has requested permission to...

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Last Updated: May 11, 2016 - 4:20pm

BERWICK — The Berwick Theater could reopen – running first-run movies – as early as July after the Front Street landmark received a $140,000 federal grant for renovations. 

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Last Updated: May 7, 2016 - 5:52pm

 

ORANGE TWP. — A Saturday afternoon fire heavily damaged the home Lori Ianneillo and her family built with their own hands...

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Last Updated: May 7, 2016 - 12:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — Over 600 PPL customers in the west end of Bloomsburg may be without power for the next couple hours due to a tripped breaker or blown fuse at a...

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Last Updated: May 5, 2016 - 6:47pm

BLOOMSBURG — A country crooner who has shared the stage with big names like Sugarland and Jason Aldean will perform at the grandstand during the Bloomsburg Fair this fall.

Singer...

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Last Updated: May 4, 2016 - 5:50pm

DANVILLE — Mahoning Township Police Chief Chad G. Thomas pleaded guilty Wednesday to having a solvent with plans to misuse it, but his deal leaves open the possibility that he might once...

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Last Updated: May 4, 2016 - 4:57pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Christian pop duo from Nashville will take the grandstand stage during the 161st Bloomsburg Fair this fall, officials have announced.

Australian-American brothers...

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Last Updated: May 3, 2016 - 5:10pm

BLOOMSBURG — Only half the amount of water is shooting from the base of the Market Square fountain this spring in an attempt to prevent the flowers that surround it from being...

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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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