Last Updated: June 29, 2017 - 3:21pm
HARRISBURG — Montour County is getting one of a dozen marijuana growing and processing permits from the state.
But the first round of dispensaries won't include any in Columbia or... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 28, 2017 - 4:56pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A woman who rushed out of a store to help people in a car accident Wednesday was stunned to find the victims included her granddaughter and three great-grandchildren... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 27, 2017 - 1:05pm
BERWICK – Henry Knorowski Jr. agreed to send charges that he threatened to kill police and an unnamed co-worker on to county court Monday.
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Last Updated: June 27, 2017 - 9:55am
BLOOMSBURG — A man faded in and out of consciousness early Tuesday after ramming a van head on into a traffic light pole around midnight at Bloomsburg Title & Tag, where Route 11... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 7:47pm
BERWICK — A man wanted for the alleged rape of a special-needs teenage girl surrendered to police last night and was jailed. READ MORE »
Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of Apt. 2, 801 Pine St., had...
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 7:46pm
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BENTON TWP. — Motorists traveling Red Rock Road Saturday evening complained to police of a startling sight: a naked man simulating a sex...
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 6:46pm
BRIAR CREEK — A two-story, century-old brick home, scene of a recent shooting, was destroyed Sunday by a fire so intense, two volunteers had to be treated and Route 11 was shut down for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 24, 2017 - 11:49pm
BERWICK — A Berwick man is wanted for the alleged rape of a young girl here, authorities said Saturday. READ MORE »
Police are looking for Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of 801 Pine St., and...
Last Updated: June 23, 2017 - 5:44pm
WILKES-BARRE - A former Columbia County probation officer and his identical twin were given matching prison terms Friday for their role in a nationwide anabolic steroid ring, even though... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 23, 2017 - 12:56pm
Expected storms Friday night have delayed two fire companies' fireworks shows until Saturday.
• In Beach Haven, Salem Township Fire Department will have its fireworks display... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 22, 2017 - 4:14pm
NESCOPECK TWP. — A driver lost control of an SUV on a road that was undergoing maintenance, then plunged over a 12-foot-embankment into the Susquehanna River.
Meanwhile,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 21, 2017 - 1:13pm
STONINGTON — The hunt is on for a suspected serial rapist who may be linked to several unsolved sexual assaults in Columbia and Northumberland counties in recent years, police say.
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Last Updated: June 20, 2017 - 4:56pm
DANVILLE — The state Department of Health has approved a Chicago firm’s plan to grow medical marijuana inside a long-vacant 50,000-square-foot section of the former TRW building on East... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
BENTON — Charges against a Benton senior who inadvertently brought a knife to school last month are being dropped, according to District Attorney Tom Leipold.
Cain Schlichter, 18... READ MORE »