Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 4:24pm
DANVILLE — A smoldering hot/cold neck wrap that had been in a microwave caused a fire at 11 Cross St. that killed a man here last week, the fire chief said Tuesday.
The wrap was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 1:02pm
SCOTT TWP. — A man choked and beat his girlfriend during an early-morning dispute Saturday, then tossed her into a wall hard enough to punch a hole in it, police say.
When... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:21pm
SCOTT TWP — A man walked into a bank branch here and threatened to "shoot everyone" after learning he had no money left to withdraw from his accounts, police say.
George P.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:12pm
SUNBURY — Merle Phillips, who served as a state representative for 30 years, died Monday morning after a trip to the emergency room, said state Rep. Linda Schlegel Culver, a longtime... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 27, 2013 - 12:38pm
BENTON TWP. — A family trying to help a stray dog saw the hunting cabin they were staying in burn down Friday morning.
Randy Brendle found a loose Rottweiler during a jog on Upper... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 26, 2013 - 4:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — Retired Bloomsburg Police Chief Larry Smith died in his driveway Monday morning while shoveling snow, officials said.
Smith, 80, served as the town chief for 21 years... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 26, 2013 - 2:35pm
BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for a woman who allegedly pocketed about $50 worth of incense oils from a shop on Main Street Nov. 26.
The woman was in Subterrium Rising around 4... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 25, 2013 - 5:39pm
BERWICK — Police are seeking the public's help in finding Jason Adamo, 36, a suspect in a Christmas Eve robbery at 619 N. Mulberry St.
Adamo's last known address was 807 W. Front... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 25, 2013 - 5:29pm
By SUSAN SCHWARTZ
Press Enterprise Writer
BERWICK — Police say a pair of robbers entered a house on Christmas Eve and forced three men to strip to their underwear before the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 24, 2013 - 9:49am
DANVILLE — A fast-moving fire tore through a home Monday, killing a Danville man, officials say.
Eugene Yohn, 88, died on the back porch of his house at 11 Cross St., where the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 23, 2013 - 11:21am
BLOOMSBURG — About an hour after police questioned Andrew M. Klingerman about the armed robbery of the Mifflinville Market, Klingerman pulled a second heist at the Uni-Mart in Bloomsburg... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 20, 2013 - 10:31pm
BUCKHORN — Police and dog teams found nothing inside the Walmart Supercenter here after a bomb threat more than six hours earlier, Hemlock Township Police Chief Mike VanDine said. Police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 20, 2013 - 3:29pm
DANVILLE — A Geisinger doctor was found drunk and passed out in a running Geisinger SUV outside his house, police said.
Pediatric cardiologist John C. Ring, 62, of 33 Meadow Lane... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 20, 2013 - 3:14pm
SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — Newlyweds accused of luring a stranger through a Craigslist ad, stabbing him to death and dumping his body in an alley have been ordered to stand trial on charges... READ MORE »