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Last Updated: July 25, 2013 - 4:49pm

DANVILLE — A local man already serving 25 years in federal prison for making child pornography and raping a toddler is facing new charges for raping an 8-year-old boy in 2007, court...

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Last Updated: July 24, 2013 - 8:18pm

ROQUE BLUFFS, Maine (AP) — A Catawissa native living in Maine had fortunately been rescued when she and a friend visiting from Sunbury got lost hiking here Tuesday. But the two were...

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Last Updated: July 24, 2013 - 12:08pm

SHICKSHINNY — Eleven dogs died early Wednesday in a fire that gutted a double home owned by a woman who breeds Chihuahuas.

Derek Smith, wife Kim and their two-year-old son Tristyn...

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Last Updated: July 23, 2013 - 6:56pm

MILLVILLE — Longtime Police Chief Ted Stout has been forced to give up his guns and move to desk duty amid a State Police investigation and a court order claiming he beat his girlfriend...

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Last Updated: July 23, 2013 - 2:16pm

DERRY TWP. — A woman arrested late Monday night for allegedly running a clandestine drug lab told a reporter, "This is the face of meth."

Allison Marie Swisher, 48, of 107 Mexico...

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Last Updated: July 21, 2013 - 3:09pm

ALMEDIA – A man fatally stabbed his friend during a fight at a home on Old Berwick Road late Saturday night, State Police say.

They say Brett Woodside, 26, of 3928 Old Berwick...

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Last Updated: July 18, 2013 - 1:55pm

BERWICK — A comment on Facebook sparked tensions that snowballed between two women, leading one to "snap" and stab the other woman with a kitchen knife last night, police say.

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Last Updated: July 17, 2013 - 10:37pm

BERWICK — A woman suffered a life-threatening cut in a stabbing Wednesday night at her home, police say.

They say Siesha Lane, 28, stabbed Jamillah Hutt, 24, of 540 Green St., in...

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Last Updated: July 17, 2013 - 10:36pm

BLOOMSBURG — Mechanic Ron Whispell was convicted Wednesday on seven of nine crimes involving deceptive business practices.

Prosecutors say he converted two wrecked cars into one,...

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Last Updated: July 16, 2013 - 7:09pm

BERWICK — A passer-by who smelled something bad from a Front Street apartment called police, who found two pots of methamphetamine being made and evacuated the building late Monday night...

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Last Updated: July 16, 2013 - 11:51am

UPPER AUGUSTA TWP. — Three people were hurt and a Mount Carmel teenager was killed when she lost control of her car early this morning, police say.

The driver, 18-year-old...

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Last Updated: July 15, 2013 - 8:11pm

ROARING CREEK TWP. – Police found a large pot-growing operation at a rural home Monday with plants ranging in size from seedling to more than 5 feet tall, they say.

Officers...

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Last Updated: July 15, 2013 - 3:40pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man on the run after allegedly shooting at his ex-girlfriend and pistol-whipping her new boyfriend has been captured.

Steven Eugene Houser, 50, of 23...

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Last Updated: July 15, 2013 - 10:49pm

MAHONING TWP. — Construction crews working in Geisinger Medical Center's Bush Pavilion accidentally started a fire that drew firefighting crews from as far away as Bloomsburg Monday....

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