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Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 7:31pm

RIVERSIDE — The roof of the Riverside Laundromat and Tanning Salon caught fire when it was struck by lighting during Wednesday’s storm, a fire chief said.

Firefighters kept damage...

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Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 3:45pm

EVANSVILLE — Police aren't sure how an unhelmeted 49-year-old man drove his motorcycle off Bogart's Hill Road here Tuesday afternoon, injuring himself badly enough that he had to be...

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Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 1:33pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police have charged a local man in a hit-and-run accident that injured a woman on Main Street last Friday, and they've issued a warrant for his arrest.

Randall Scott...

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Last Updated: April 8, 2013 - 3:59pm

BERWICK — A Berwick driver trying to elude police hopped out of his still-moving pickup truck and began running away on East Front Street, police say.

William A. Christensen, 43,...

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Last Updated: April 5, 2013 - 9:04pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for the driver who struck a woman crossing Main Street Friday afternoon and took off.

The hit-and-run pedestrian crash happened about 4:30 p.m. on...

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Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 7:20pm

A controlled burn at Fort Indiantown Gap sent clouds of smoke wafting through the air as far north as Danville and Bloomsburg Thursday evening, officials say.

Reports from Lebanon...

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Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 3:46pm

DANVILLE — About a half dozen people who skipped jury duty without valid excuses were called before a judge Thursday to explain themselves.

All were made to stand before the bench...

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Last Updated: April 2, 2013 - 2:34pm

BLOOMSBURG — Two former Bloomsburg University field hockey players were sentenced to short stays in prison for the October 2011 beating of another young woman downtown.

Lauren...

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Last Updated: April 1, 2013 - 3:00pm

WILKES-BARRE — Seven-time DUI offender Theodore “Teddy” Luciw was sentenced to 5-10 years in state prison for the January 2012 drunk-driving accident that killed 84-year-old widow Rachel...

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Last Updated: March 28, 2013 - 4:07pm

SHAMOKIN TWP. — A Mount Carmel driver crossed over the double-yellow lines on Route 61 and crashed head-on into a dump truck, police say.

Jonathan Morgante, 28, was headed north...

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Last Updated: March 26, 2013 - 7:57pm

BLOOMSBURG — A drug dealer who fled from a police raid by jumping out of a second-story window was found guilty Tuesday of peddling heroin in the Berwick area.

Malik Muhammad was...

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Last Updated: March 25, 2013 - 5:40pm

BLOOMSBURG — The second man wanted in connection with a pistol-whipping and robbery last week turned himself in Monday.

Samuel Andre Jeannot, 22, is one of two men accused of...

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Last Updated: March 25, 2013 - 5:22pm

RALPHO TWP. — Several people were injured Monday afternoon in a three-vehicle wreck on Market Street outside Elysburg.

A Ford Mustang was partially crushed under the front of a...

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Last Updated: March 22, 2013 - 6:41pm

POINT TWP. – Two people were killed in a violent crash on Route 11 about halfway between Danville and Northumberland Friday morning, police say.

Faye M. Kieffer, 85, Dornsife, was...

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