Last Updated: February 15, 2017 - 5:34pm
SCOTT TWP. — A wanted man led police on a high-speed pursuit that spanned two counties and lasted at least 20 minutes Tuesday night, authorities say.
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Last Updated: February 12, 2017 - 7:43pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — Fire leveled an unoccupied house along Winding Road here Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.
When a call for fire at 1041 Winding Road was first made... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 10, 2017 - 1:50pm
HERSHEY – Northern Lebanon ended Southern Columbia's quest for a PIAA Class 2A Team Wrestling Championships with a 36-31 win in the quarterfinal round of the tournament.
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Last Updated: February 10, 2017 - 5:30am
A number of area schools have announced delays this morning. Here they are:
• Benton Area - two-hour delay
• Luzerne County Community College... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2017 - 8:09pm
HERSHEY – Southern Columbia's Jaret Lane (113 pounds), Cal Haladay (160), Preston Zachman (170) and Gaige Garcia (195) all had pins, and the Tigers cruised into the quarterfinal round of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2017 - 3:47pm
HEMLOCK TWP. — A PennDOT plow truck got stuck in a ditch on Frosty Valley Road here during the snowstorm Thursday morning, police say.
The minor wreck shut down a section of the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 9, 2017 - 5:05am
A snowstorm has closed schools across the region today. Here's the list as of 5 a.m.:
Benton - Closed
Berwick - Closed
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Last Updated: February 8, 2017 - 10:31pm
The forecast of a large snowstorm Thursday had school districts across the area announcing their shutdown plans a day in advance.
As of 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, the following... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 8, 2017 - 5:04pm
BERWICK — A Berwick woman died last week due to a drug overdose, the first to be reported in area this year.
Sherry Lunger, 46, died at Geisinger Medical Center last Friday after... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 6, 2017 - 3:11pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A 73-year-old woman was airlifted to the hospital after her car jumped a guardrail and crashed down an embankment Monday morning, according to state police.
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Last Updated: February 6, 2017 - 5:01pm
BRIAR CREEK — A statewide search for an abducted toddler ended early Monday when the missing car she was in was found behind the home it was allegedly stolen from five hours earlier.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 6, 2017 - 6:12am
UPDATE: Alexis Weber was found safe in the Mustang, behind the house where it was parked, State Police say. ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 5, 2017 - 4:59pm
LIBERTY TWP. — A fire leveled a family's chicken barn at a Mennonite farm here Sunday afternoon, but friends said there were no birds in the building when it erupted in flames.
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Last Updated: February 3, 2017 - 1:47pm
VALLEY TWP. — A passenger in a pickup that collided with a tractor trailer Friday on Route 54 suffered serious injuries when his head went through the windshield, a fire official said.... READ MORE »