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Last Updated: December 17, 2013 - 5:41am

BERWICK — Berwick Area School District has a new athletic director, and he’s a familiar name to area sports fans — Frank Sheptock, head football coach for Wilkes University
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Last Updated: December 16, 2013 - 3:56pm

BLOOMSBURG — The man who police found dead in Fishing Creek on Sunday night was a Bloomsburg University student from Willow Grove who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a coroner...

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Last Updated: December 15, 2013 - 10:02pm

BLOOMSBURG — Police discovered a body off of Fort McClure Boulevard near the old Streater Farm Sunday evening, and an investigation is underway, Town Police say.

The body was...

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Last Updated: December 14, 2013 - 9:11pm

MIFFLINVILLE — Police were searching for a masked man who flashed a knife at a store clerk at the Mifflinville Market and made off with cash from the register Saturday evening.

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Last Updated: December 14, 2013 - 8:59pm

MIFFLINVILLE — Police were searching for a masked man who flashed a knife at a store clerk at the Mifflinville Market and made off with cash from the register Saturday evening.

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Last Updated: December 12, 2013 - 3:22pm

MAHONING TWP. — A woman was found dead in an apartment here Wednesday, but police don’t know how she died.

Until they do, they are treating the death as suspicious, said Mahoning...

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Last Updated: December 12, 2013 - 3:24pm

BLOOMSBURG — Former Fair Board president Todd Lehman is running to unseat current President Paul Reichart, proposing a weekly pass for local residents to help ease the crunch of $8...

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Last Updated: December 11, 2013 - 6:50pm

BERWICK – A pair of men dressed in phony water company uniforms tricked a woman into letting them into her house, where one ransacked her second floor while the other kept her busy on...

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Last Updated: December 10, 2013 - 3:21pm

BUCKHORN: Walmart was evacuated Monday night and closed for several hours after the store was targeted with a bomb threat. The threat was made around 8 p.m. Monday.

State Police...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 5:24pm

WASHINGTONVILLE — A nurse gave a pregnant 16-year-old girl abortion pills, and the girl ended up in the emergency room with severe pain from what doctors called an “incomplete abortion...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 1:14pm

BLOOMSBURG — A Vietnam war veteran suffering from a combat-related disorder blamed flashbacks to combat for a shootout with police in Locust Township in Oct. 2011.

“I heard...

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Last Updated: December 9, 2013 - 1:52pm

The following schools have announced a delay this morning, according to whlmam.com and wnep.com:
Benton Area, two-hour delay
Berwick Area...

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Last Updated: December 7, 2013 - 9:07pm

UNION TWP. — A Shickshinny-area man died in a grim car crash Saturday that one veteran firefighter called the worst he’s ever seen.
Jordan Sult crashed his black Chevrolet Cobalt...

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Last Updated: December 6, 2013 - 2:23pm

CATAWISSA — A Catawissa-area man accused of abusing his 2-month-old son was “hoping for a fair shot” to stay out of prison yesterday, he said before a hearing.

Matthew J. Sacks’...

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