Last Updated: January 7, 2014 - 12:02pm
All area school districts but Central Columbia have shut down for the day due to extreme cold weather. Here's the list, compiled from wnep.com and whlmam.com.
• Benton... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 6, 2014 - 4:20pm
HEMLOCK TWP. – The tanker truck that overturned on Interstate 80 on Sunday afternoon was carrying 8,500 gallons of gas, but spilled only 200 gallons of that, officials said.
It... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 6, 2014 - 1:15am
BUCKHORN — Gasoline spilled from an overturned tanker truck forced the closure of Interstate 80 between the Buckhorn and Lightstreet exits for more than six hours Sunday, authorities... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 3, 2014 - 3:42pm
BLOOMSBURG — A pizza deliveryman paid an overnight visit to student apartments he knew would be unattended during winter break, stealing valuables and a TV before police collared him... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 3, 2014 - 2:37pm
BERWICK — A Berwick man clubbed another man over the head with a frying pan Thursday night, police say.
Joshua Babb, 31, was drinking at 234 W. Eighth St. with a bunch of others... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 3, 2014 - 4:59pm
Schools around the area have delayed their openings or closed for the day as the clean-up from last night's heavy snow continues. Here are the delays announced so far, according to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 5:11pm
BLOOMSBURG — A car drifted off West Main Street and into the carport of a vacant hair salon at the west end of town, crashing into a pillar Thursday afternoon.
The female driver... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 2:01pm
MONTOUR TWP. — Authorities seized more than $93,000 in cash – along with a gun and some marijuana and cocaine – from a California couple who said they stopped for gas while traveling... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 1:19pm
BLOOMSBURG — Police are trying to unravel how someone was shot near the Moose Exchange as 2013 turned to 2014.
At midnight on New Year's Eve, police responded to a call that... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 2, 2014 - 11:56am
Schools around the area are dismissing early due to an impending snow storm, according to whlmam.com and wnep.com.
• Bloomsburg secondary, 12:15 p.m., elementary... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 4:24pm
DANVILLE — A smoldering hot/cold neck wrap that had been in a microwave caused a fire at 11 Cross St. that killed a man here last week, the fire chief said Tuesday.
The wrap was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 31, 2013 - 1:02pm
SCOTT TWP. — A man choked and beat his girlfriend during an early-morning dispute Saturday, then tossed her into a wall hard enough to punch a hole in it, police say.
When... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:21pm
SCOTT TWP — A man walked into a bank branch here and threatened to "shoot everyone" after learning he had no money left to withdraw from his accounts, police say.
George P.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2013 - 3:12pm
SUNBURY — Merle Phillips, who served as a state representative for 30 years, died Monday morning after a trip to the emergency room, said state Rep. Linda Schlegel Culver, a longtime... READ MORE »