Last Updated: January 5, 2018 - 12:14pm
BLOOMSBURG — AGAPE will open its warming shelter here this weekend to anyone seeking to get out of the cold weather.
Director Eileen Chapman said enough volunteers were available... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 5, 2018 - 10:55am
Extreme cold has schools delaying their opening or closing today. Here’s the current list: READ MORE »
• Benton - CLOSED
• Berwick - CLOSED
Last Updated: January 4, 2018 - 8:30pm
BERWICK — Michael Crimi sat stone-faced as a district judge told him he could face the death... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 4, 2018 - 4:57pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A fast-moving fire drove a family of three into the frigid outdoors before dawn Thursday.
Dan and Heather Hartzel and their grown son watched as flames... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 4, 2018 - 12:51pm
School districts across the area have announced delays this morning. Here's the list:
• Benton Area, two-hour delay
• Berwick Area, two-hour delay
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Last Updated: January 2, 2018 - 6:17pm
CONYNGHAM TWP. — More than a dozen dogs living in “horrific” conditions were seized by humane officers last weekend, after neighbors complained the animals had been left outside without... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 29, 2017 - 2:27pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A string of vending machine break-ins discovered this week has the police asking for the public’s help in catching the culprit.
On Christmas night, a vending... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2017 - 4:50pm
MAHONING TWP. — A lawsuit alleges that a former Geisinger doctor gnawed on the ears of a teenage girl and licked her face while acting as a mentor for a high school group at Geisinger... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2017 - 11:02am
Motorists in north central Pennsylvania are advised that PennDOT is treating roads today in advance of the potential freezing rain/sleet forecast for tomorrow morning.
Anti-icing... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 20, 2017 - 4:45pm
BLOOMSBURG — A woman who soiled the back of a Catawissa police car must perform 30 hours of community service, cleaning the police station and its restrooms, a judge ordered Wednesday.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 19, 2017 - 2:12pm
DANVILLE — A medical marijuana facility that expects to employ about 25 people here received a final approval from the state to begin growing and processing the plant on Tuesday.
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Last Updated: December 18, 2017 - 4:42pm
Southern Columbia’s football team capped a record-setting season with even more records Monday.
The Tigers had seven players named to the Pennsylvania Football Writers’ Class 2A... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 15, 2017 - 4:42pm
BLOOMSBURG — A part-time Columbia County Prison guard smuggled pills to two female prisoners after developing an “emotional attachment” to one of them, authorities say.
Gregory... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 14, 2017 - 8:31pm
BERWICK — A man was arrested Thursday in Florida, where he had fled after beating his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter so savagely, the child died of brain injuries, charges say.
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