Last Updated: March 9, 2018 - 5:15pm
BLOOMSBURG — Accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin’s day in court will not be next week, but maybe this fall.
A trial that had been scheduled to start with jury selection Tuesday... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 9, 2018 - 1:50pm
BERWICK — Fire tore through a small home near the West Berwick Elementary School Friday morning.
Neighbors called 9-1-1 shortly after 9 a.m. after spotting thick, black smoke... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 9, 2018 - 10:25am
A number of schools have announced delays in opening this morning after an overnight snowstorm:
• Benton, two-hour delay
• Berwick, two-hour delay... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 8, 2018 - 11:04pm
Last Updated: March 7, 2018 - 5:32pm
BERWICK — A mother and father are in Columbia County Prison after a child allegedly found a notebook in their home with writings depicting the sexual abuse of a child and expressing the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 7, 2018 - 5:17pm
HEMLOCK TWP. — Two teens were injured Wednesday when their car overturned on a slushy Route 42, police say.
David Earnest, 17, of Orangeville, was driving south on Millville Road... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 4, 2018 - 12:44pm
BLOOMSBURG — A 17-year-old girl suffered a head injury when she was hit by an SUV here early this morning, and police are looking for help to identify and locate the driver, they say.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 2, 2018 - 4:33pm
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A powerful nor’easter moved through the area Friday afternoon, toppling trees onto at least three homes here and downing power lines throughout the region.
Joann... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 2, 2018 - 1:48pm
An impending winter storm has shut down some schools around the region Friday. Here's the list so far:
• Luzerne County Community College - Closed
•... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 28, 2018 - 7:49pm
DANVILLE — The anticipated reopening of BJ's restaurant is slated for this summer.
Owner Bob Kirkpatrick confirmed that he leased the former E tu Bistro space at 268 Mill St. and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 28, 2018 - 4:08pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University philosophy professor accused of viewing child pornography earlier this month has lost his job, a university official confirmed on Wednesday.
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Last Updated: February 26, 2018 - 4:47pm
ESPY — A Mack truck with a roll-off container loaded with scrap metal and smashed vehicle parts pulled down several cable television lines from houses as it passed through the 2300 and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 22, 2018 - 12:27pm
BERWICK - Extra police officers are guarding Berwick Area School District schools today after school officials learned about a threat to the middle school - even though police say it... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 21, 2018 - 6:52pm
BLOOMSBURG — A bar bouncer accused of assaulting a patron after escorting him out of the Good Old Days here last fall had the most serious charge dismissed against him at a hearing on... READ MORE »