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Last Updated: June 19, 2014 - 12:21pm

MIFFLINVILLE — Two escapees from state prison programs have been captured here, police say.

Last month, Caleb Gross, Hemlock Township, took off from a corrections center in...


Last Updated: June 18, 2014 - 2:49pm

MILLVILLE — A vagrant traveler who tussled with police at a Buckhorn diner has struck a deal that will have him free in five days. But police expect John Pierres Meyers, 47, of Portland...


Last Updated: June 17, 2014 - 6:41pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. special forces seized a "key leader" of the deadly Benghazi, Libya, attack and he is on his way to face trial in the U.S. for the fiery assault that killed the U.S...


Last Updated: June 16, 2014 - 3:31pm

BUCKHORN — A vagrant refused to leave Perkins Restaurant Saturday night and became hostile when police arrived, telling officers he was being “beamed” by electronic weapons and refusing...


Last Updated: June 15, 2014 - 7:28pm
BERWICK -- Fifty-nine kids -- and one reporter -- tried their skills at luge here this weekend under the watchful eyes of Berwick's Olympic athlete Jayson Terdiman and the coach for the U.S... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 12, 2014 - 12:38pm

BLOOMSBURG — Authorities have released the first photo of Daniel Hadean, 45, the trucker who was shot by police twice when he allegedly attacked an officer with a hammer after his rig...


Last Updated: June 12, 2014 - 12:30pm

BLOOMSBURG — Susie the black cockapoo was at longtime PennDOT worker Charles Lawton’s side inside his minivan when Lawton had a heart attack behind the wheel and died two weeks ago....


Last Updated: June 12, 2014 - 11:38am

BLOOMSBURG — Country music’s “hottest bachelor” is coming to the Bloomsburg Fair this fall.

The fair has announced that Chris Young – known for his hits “Voices,” “The Man I Want...


Last Updated: June 12, 2014 - 4:13am

BERWICK — A fire early Thursday ripped through a carport used for storage behind 1227 Ferris Avenue, destroying a picnic table that's been in a family for generations and some yard...


Last Updated: June 11, 2014 - 6:37pm

BLOOMSBURG — A mother left her infant in a booth at Marley's Brewery and Grille earlier this spring, telling employees, “Make sure nobody steals my baby. I have to go ... Bye,” waitress...


Last Updated: June 11, 2014 - 2:05pm

BLOOMSBURG — The old Magee mansion may soon meet the wrecking ball.

All that remains before the house carpet magnate Harry Magee built can be demolished is an approval from the...


Last Updated: June 10, 2014 - 10:30pm
DANVILLE -- A tanker trunk carrying pool water rolled onto its side... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 9, 2014 - 7:04pm

POINT TWP. — A man shooting at groundhogs triggered a major police response Monday afternoon, police say.
Someone heard gunshots about 4 p.m. and called police, and officers from...


Last Updated: June 8, 2014 - 4:21pm

LOCUST TWP. — Police were called to the Country Acres trailer park Saturday evening to investigate a report of a dead dog found under a porch.
What officers found, in addition to a...