Last Updated: May 22, 2019 - 3:02pm
POINT TWP. — A rock slide that shut down Route 11 on Tuesday about a half-mile south of Bald Top Road should be cleared enough by tonight to open two northbound lanes and one southbound... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 22, 2019 - 12:13am
We'll be posting the election results of all the contested countywide, township supervisor, borough council and school board races here tonight. Check back as results come in. ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 21, 2019 - 1:38pm
DANVILLE — A two-alarm fire chased six people out of a double-home in the 300 block of Chamber Street near Weis Markets here shortly before 7 a.m. Tuesday, including an older couple who... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2019 - 12:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — A cadaver dog found evidence of human remains at a Fair Street fire site on Monday, officials said.
And the coroner later confirmed that the body of an adult male had... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2019 - 3:10pm
SALEM TWP. — A group of residents from a trailer park off Stone Church Road here were stealing their neighbors’ mail and then using it to steal their identities, police say.
Local... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 19, 2019 - 6:11am
BLOOMSBURG — Flames quickly engulfed and leveled a double home in the 300 block of Fair Street near Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital early Sunday morning and spread to a college student... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 17, 2019 - 3:34pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — The owner of a flood-damaged home decided to demolish the structure Friday morning — by setting it on fire, officials say.
The blaze not only destroyed the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 17, 2019 - 2:51pm
UPDATE: Officers say Zachary Parker is in police custody.
BERWICK — Police arrested one man on drug charges after a raid on North Mulberry Street Thursday, but... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 16, 2019 - 2:14pm
BERWICK — Berwick police and members of the Columbia-Montour SWAT team raided a home on Mulberry Street Thursday morning, shutting down part of the road and forcing residents of all... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 15, 2019 - 5:52pm
MONTOUR TWP. — A cashier at Beer-N-More stole nearly $20,000 from the business, pocketing the cash from hundreds of sales on her register last year, arrest papers say.
Anita... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 13, 2019 - 4:24pm
BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old inmate from Columbia County Prison is in intensive care at Geisinger Medical Center after he suffered what appeared to be a seizure over the weekend,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 10, 2019 - 4:31pm
BLOOMSBURG — A suicidal man fired a shot inside a student housing apartment building early Friday morning before barricading himself in a bedroom, touching off a four-hour standoff with... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 8, 2019 - 4:19pm
SALEM TWP. — Bomboy Lane will be closed Thursday so that a subsided culvert under the road, near the Will-O-Bett Farms, can be replaced.
The metal culvert under the road has... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 7, 2019 - 4:46pm
CONYNGHAM TWP. — It may take workers two decades to finish the job they started in the past month — strip mining millions of tons of anthracite coal from 900 acres of land in Columbia... READ MORE »