Last Updated: March 13, 2013 - 6:03pm
MAHONING TWP. — Betty Yoder, a resident of Grandview Health Homes, said she was beset with grief in 2009 when her husband and primary caregiver died. That same year, she also lost a leg... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 13, 2013 - 3:24pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope. He is the first pontiff from Americas.
Bergoglio has chosen the name Pope Francis.
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Last Updated: March 12, 2013 - 7:08pm
BERWICK — Relatives of a man accused of stalking a teenage girl after her father put a stop to their sexual relationship say the girl lied about her age.
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Last Updated: March 13, 2013 - 1:03pm
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police are looking for the man who was seen in the vicinity of a fight or assault on Iron Street near Main Street this past Friday, March 8, around 2:38 a.m.
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Last Updated: March 11, 2013 - 7:17pm
VALLEY TWP. — A Danville woman who allegedly stabbed her boyfriend early Monday later said she would kill herself if she has to go to jail.
Despite that warning, Betty Jo Gross,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 9, 2013 - 6:11pm
HERSHEY – Benton senior Zain Retherford (138 pounds) won the second state wrestling title of his career, defeating former teammate Seth Lansberry of Line Mountain during the finals at... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 5:35pm
BERWICK — A man accused of making meth says the drug ingredients found at his house belonged to homeless people he had taken in.
“I’m innocent,” said David J. Mackes, 39, Briar... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 8, 2013 - 9:04pm
HERSHEY — Benton middleweights Zain Retherford (138 pounds) and Colt Cotten (145) punched their tickets to tomorrow's PIAA Class AA finals with victories during the semifinals on Friday... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 7, 2013 - 6:52pm
BENTON — Just four days into his term, Calvin Musser stepped down from the Benton school board after the word “nigger” was discovered under the heading “favorite quotations” on his... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 7, 2013 - 6:32pm
HERSHEY — Benton sits in second place in the team standings in the PIAA Class AA Championships. The Tigers have 14 points and trail only Bethlehem Catholic (20.5 points).
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Last Updated: March 6, 2013 - 7:17pm
MILLVILLE — A Bloomsburg man charged with the rape and assault of young girl several years ago told police he mistook the alleged victim for his lover when the girl crawled into bed... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 5, 2013 - 7:28pm
DANVILLE — A Danville man said he sometimes makes lewd gestures to children as a way to “keep me from acting out or touching children.”
Timothy Lewis, 57, of 233 Vine St.,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 5:44pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man was cooking meth in the same mobile trailer here that police had just raided days earlier, charges say.
Matthew Wickham, 24, said he wasn’t aware... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 1, 2013 - 7:10pm
WILKES-BARRE — A former middle school teacher with ties to Berwick and Bloomsburg was sentenced to house arrest and probation Friday for secretly photographing his female students and... READ MORE »