Alleged burglars who brought kids on spree offered pleas

Last updated: February 13, 2019 - 4:50pm

Robert A. Johnson Jr., left, is led into District Judge Russell Lawton’s office Wednesday by Bloomsburg Police Officer Brad Sharrow. At right, Officer Ken Auchter leads Amber Hornberger into Lawton’s office.

BLOOMSBURG — Two people accused of using children as lookouts while they burglarized laundromats here have sent their charges on to Columbia...

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A candidate for Salem Township supervisor allegedly used gasoline and matches to set fire to his own business Thursday night during a dispute with his stepfather, who’s a current...


Last Updated: July 1, 2021 - 1:38pm

NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A body was discovered off Moore Road in North Centre Township in a small stream early Thursday, according to the Columbia County Coroner.

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Last Updated: June 28, 2021 - 7:57pm

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Monday morning’s fatal tanker truck crash knocked out power to 1,288 PPL customers, and most of them were still without power as of the evening.

PPL was...



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