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Last Updated: May 2, 2013 - 6:06pm

DANVILLE — Janette Ruth Aikey had guarded inmates at a state prison in Muncy and at Columbia County's lockup before that.

But it was her third drunken driving arrest that has put...

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Last Updated: May 1, 2013 - 4:07pm

ORANGEVILLE — Brandon Kile beat his girlfriend’s twin daughters until they were both covered in bruises, attacking them in the darkness while they slept, charges say.

Police say...

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Last Updated: May 8, 2013 - 8:34pm

SHICKSHINNY — A woman accused of conspiring with her former fiance to make meth says she bought him ingredients to cook the drug at least 50 times.

Erin Rai Vitz, 30, told a...

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Last Updated: April 29, 2013 - 5:48pm

BUCKHORN — Four men walked into Walmart around 5:30 a.m. Monday, smashed out product cases behind the electronics counter and left with new Apple iPhones, police said.

Two of the...

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Last Updated: April 29, 2013 - 10:09am

SHICKSHINNY — A family of four was asleep when fire broke out in their West Butler Street home overnight.

All managed to escape safely, including their two dogs.

A State...

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Last Updated: April 26, 2013 - 3:37pm

BLOOMSBURG – The town will test its emergency sirens at 3 p.m. This is just a test, and it will last approximately 60 seconds, said Chief Leo Sokoloski.

The town's sirens are...

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Last Updated: April 26, 2013 - 12:44pm

BLOOMSBURG – Bloomsburg University's fundraising arm plans to build a five-story office building downtown with the help of a big donor.

The Bloomsburg Foundation announced Friday...

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Last Updated: April 25, 2013 - 2:59pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — An ambulance attempting to get to an ATV rider suffering a seizure got stuck on a muddy trail Thursday afternoon, forcing rescuers to devise new plans to get at the...

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Last Updated: May 8, 2013 - 8:34pm

BLOOMSBURG — Three convicted meth makers were ordered to serve state prison time for their involvement in the production of the dangerous drug.

"Why anyone would do this is beyond...

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Last Updated: April 24, 2013 - 7:01pm

WILKES-BARRE — A jury has convicted Gail Schneider of Berwick on charges that she set fire to an apartment building to exact revenge on a landlord.

Schneider, 44, was placed into...

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Last Updated: April 24, 2013 - 5:05pm

DANVILLE — A fire in a home just south of here killed at least a dozen cats Wednesday, the fire chief said.

The owner, Linda Long, lives in Allentown and wasn’t at her summer home...

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Last Updated: April 24, 2013 - 4:17pm

BERWICK — Ousted Berwick police officer Christian Wilson will spend at least a month in prison for his theft of heroin packets from evidence while he was on the force.

Wilson, 30...

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Last Updated: April 23, 2013 - 4:17pm

WILKES-BARRE — A Berwick woman suspected of setting fire to an apartment building and putting two 92-year-old women in grave danger claimed innocence on the stand Tuesday.

But...

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Last Updated: April 22, 2013 - 2:12pm

DANVILLE — A Geisinger urologist was not negligent in his care of a prostate cancer patient who died days after surgery, a jury decided Monday.

Widow Elizabeth Schoppy had sued Dr...

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