Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 1:21pm
BLOOMSBURG — A man with a garbage bag wrapped around his face and armed with a utility knife tried to rob the owner of Em’s Pink Wieners hot dog cart early Friday morning in the parking... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 2:37pm
BLOOMSBURG — Abraham Kline will serve the maximum 20-40 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, a judge ruled Thursday afternoon.
Kline came to Columbia County Court for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 5, 2013 - 1:46pm
CATAWISSA — A father is facing charges for abusing his 2-month-old son, leaving the infant with broken bones and bruises on at least three separate occasions, police say.
It’s the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 9:02pm
BLOOMSBURG — A woman drove around emergency lights at an accident Wednesday, despite a police officer hanging onto her car and yelling at her to stop.
Police took her into custody... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 6:12pm
BLOOMSBURG — Someone stole a bank deposit bag holding coins, cash and gold jewelry worth more than $10,000 at Arcus Brothers Stereo Center on Tuesday, police said.
“This is the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 4, 2013 - 12:06pm
SCOTT TWP. — A tractor trailer tire came loose from an eastbound rig and peeled back the roof of a westbound car on Interstate 80 this morning, police say.
The errant tire... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 3, 2013 - 3:23pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — A desperate DUI suspect tried to bribe a Locust Township Police officer to make a set of charges disappear, court papers say.
“I don’t know how much you make, but... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 7:55pm
MADISON TWP. — A Riverside man out hunting on the first day of deer season was stricken in a field here and died Monday, authorities say.
Michael Wydra, 58, of 312 Gearhart St. is... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 2, 2013 - 3:39pm
NESCOPECK — Cooper, a water-loving black Labrador, decided to traipse onto Shirley Young’s frozen pond Monday and fell through the ice.
Young's granddaughter’s courage and quick... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 6:39pm
BERWICK — Ted Stuban, who represented Columbia County in Harrisburg for 16 years, died at age 85 Wednesday after a bout with cancer, friends say.
Those who worked with him over... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 27, 2013 - 2:03pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Freeland man stole three laptops, an Apple monitor and $875 in cash from two churches in an overnight burglary attempt, arrest papers say.
Scott David Navar, 36,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 12:37pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — An Elysburg woman is dead after she passed out while shooting heroin with friends in a basement here Wednesday night, police say.
No one immediately called for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 4:41pm
VALLEY TWP. — A school bus full of high school students slid off the road and down an embankment, injuring several students and the driver, who was traveling too fast for the conditions... READ MORE »
Last Updated: November 26, 2013 - 2:09pm
The following schools have announced plans to close early today, according to reports from whlmam.com and wnep.com:
• Benton Area, noon. Evening activities are... READ MORE »