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Last Updated: October 11, 2013 - 6:25pm

BLOOMSBURG — A mattress and box spring fire in the old Hotel Magee on Friday afternoon started when a man attempting to get a dent out of a beer pong ball with a lighter ignited it...

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Last Updated: October 9, 2013 - 10:11pm

BERWICK — A man was shot in the leg Wednesday night along LaSalle Street and police were still searching for the shooter.
The incident happened just after 7 p.m. in front of 521...

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Last Updated: October 9, 2013 - 1:19pm

BERWICK — Two mysterious fires hit the same trailer overnight, and police and firefighters are investigating how they ignited.

Fire Chief Bill Coolbaugh said electrical problems,...

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Last Updated: October 8, 2013 - 11:29pm

BERWICK — Firefighters quickly knocked down a mobile home fire on South Arch Street late Tuesday, but not before the inside was badly damaged, a fire official said.
The blaze that...

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Last Updated: October 8, 2013 - 6:43pm

MILLVILLE — Ted Stout is retiring as Millville’s police chief, saying it's "in the best interest of everyone."

“Right, wrong or indifferent, I felt it was time to move on," said...

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Last Updated: October 7, 2013 - 6:20pm

Suspended Millville Police Chief Ted Stout was in court Monday to face charges that he allegedly assaulted ex-girlfriend and fellow cop Tori Harrison.

But a hearing did not go on...

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Last Updated: October 6, 2013 - 2:54pm

HEMLOCK TWP. — A Bloomsburg teen was trapped inside a pickup with severe injuries after a crash early Saturday morning, police say.
Colton Schrecengost, 17, was headed east on...

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Last Updated: October 3, 2013 - 5:06pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman driving a black Infiniti with a young child inside tried to ram through a White House barricade Thursday, then led police on a chase that ended in gunfire...

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Last Updated: October 3, 2013 - 1:48pm

TANK — A tractor-trailer that struck three vehicles on Interstate 80 was traveling "way too fast" as it rounded the curve at the top of the hill above Tank, police said.

Around...

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Last Updated: October 2, 2013 - 4:59pm

BLOOMSBURG — A judge sentenced a 79-year-old Berwick man to jail Wednesday for persistently harassing the editor of the Press Enterprise with bitter personal jabs even after police told...

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Last Updated: October 2, 2013 - 1:21pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" made him the most widely read and influential military novelist of...

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Last Updated: October 2, 2013 - 2:22pm

HARRISBURG (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky should not get a new trial after being convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys, a Pennsylvania appeals court...

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Last Updated: September 30, 2013 - 1:06pm

MONTOUR TWP. — A quick-acting police officer may have saved a couple’s home from burning.

Montour Police Chief Terry Eckart rushed into Gordon and Laura Brown’s Twin Hills trailer...

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Last Updated: September 28, 2013 - 8:53pm

A garage fire destroyed photographs and other mementos that a family had of a late Vietnam War veteran. See full story in Sunday's edition.


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