Last Updated: October 17, 2019 - 5:01pm
WILKES-BARRE — A wrongful death lawsuit was filed here Thursday against Geisinger Medical Center by the parents of a premature infant who died within a week of birth as a result of a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 15, 2019 - 5:02pm
DANVILLE — For the second day in a row, a bomb threat disrupted classes at Danville Area High School.
But on Tuesday, instead of sending students home early, school officials... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 14, 2019 - 5:38pm
DANVILLE —A bomb threat emptied out Danville Area High School on Monday and led to an early dismissal.
Students were led out of the building to the athletic fields around 12:15 p.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 10, 2019 - 3:08pm
BERWICK — A Berwick officer fired his gun at a man trying to speed away from police Thursday after the suspect struck another officer with his car, officials say.
The man then led... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 9, 2019 - 1:43pm
UPDATE (1:35 p.m.) — Berwick Police are requesting anyone who may have seen people in the area of East 13th and Walnut streets between 4 and 5 a.m. Tuesday contact the East... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 8, 2019 - 10:53am
BLOOMSBURG — Kevin Seabrook was dismissed as head coach of the Bloomsburg High School football team Tuesday morning.
The reason for his firing is not known.
When asked by... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 7, 2019 - 11:48am
Officials from the Heartland Athletic Conference approved a battle of unbeaten, state-ranked high school football teams Monday morning, allowing Southern Columbia to travel to Wyoming... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 7, 2019 - 11:24am
DANVILLE — A waterborne bacteria has infected eight infants in Geisinger Medical Center's neonatal intensive care unit, officials say.
Three infants have died, "which may have... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 5, 2019 - 4:56pm
CATAWISSA TWP. — A 69-year-old cancer patient decided Saturday to cross ziplining off her bucket list — and convinced her 92-year-old friend to join her.
Shirr Keithan... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 3, 2019 - 8:03pm
MONTOUR TWP.— A Briar Creek couple was listed in critical condition after a two-car crash on Route 11 here Thursday afternoon.
Police Chief Terry Eckart said Kevin Deer, 58, of 65... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 3, 2019 - 3:46pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A father fell asleep at the wheel Thursday and drifted off Old Berwick Road Thursday morning, smashing into an electrical pole and knocking out power to 34 customers... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 2, 2019 - 5:08pm
FRANKLIN TWP. — In nine days, Southern Columbia’s powerhouse football team had planned to travel to West Pittston to square off against the currently undefeated Wyoming Area Warriors.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 2, 2019 - 2:15pm
SCOTT TWP. – Motorists traveling on Interstate 80 eastbound are advised there is a traffic backlog near the Buckhorn exit due to a disabled tractor-trailer within the work zone here. ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: October 1, 2019 - 3:30pm
SCOTT TWP. — Incorrect GPS directions sent a tractor trailer down into a ditch 5 1/2 miles from its destination here Tuesday afternoon.
Zhang Dianxing of California was headed to... READ MORE »