Last Updated: January 15, 2019 - 4:43pm
BERWICK — A man came into Fulton Bank dressed all in black with his face covered and demanded cash from the tellers in a note that said he had a bomb Tuesday afternoon, police say.
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Last Updated: January 11, 2019 - 4:48pm
BERWICK — A rural Shickshinny man led police on a high-speed chase in a stolen car here early Friday, before losing control and crashing into a tree at Seventh Avenue and Dickson Street... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 11, 2019 - 11:37am
BERWICK — No one was badly injured after a van pulled into the path of a Mazda SUV on Orange Street around 9:30 a.m. Friday morning, police say.
Amy Meade, 25, of Millville was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 10, 2019 - 11:29am
DANVILLE — A reported gas leak led to a power outage here Thursday morning after PPL deenergized its lines in the area of Mill Street and Northumberland Street near CVS Pharmacy,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 9, 2019 - 4:44pm
HOLLENBACK TWP. — The Council Cup Overlook, which once made PennLive’s list of Readers’ Best Views in the state, has been permanently closed due to ongoing vandalism and safety concerns... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 9, 2019 - 3:24pm
DANVILLE — Nearly 600 high school students were evacuated Wednesday morning after a staff member discovered bomb and safety threats scrawled on a wall in the bathroom, officials say.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 8, 2019 - 1:10pm
Winter weather has delayed school openings across the area this morning. Here's the complete list, according to wnep.com.
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Last Updated: January 7, 2019 - 3:03pm
DANVILLE — A doctor facing both criminal charges and a civil lawsuit for allegedly having indecent and “inappropriate” contact with a teen girl in his office while employed at Geisinger... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 4, 2019 - 2:41pm
BENTON — A partnership to provide Millville and Benton with 24-hour ambulance coverage has dissolved for lack of calls, officials say.
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Last Updated: January 3, 2019 - 5:21pm
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg special education teacher could face up to 17 years in prison after he pleaded guilty Thursday to having sexual contact with a 15-year-old boy.
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Last Updated: January 2, 2019 - 4:31pm
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — Officials are hoping someone can tell them who drove a vehicle in circles through this township’s only park, digging deep ruts in the soft ground.
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Last Updated: December 31, 2018 - 12:17pm
BERWICK — Mayor Tim Burke is setting up a collection to help the victims of a fire that destroyed one house and damaged two more Sunday night.
Toys for Tots will be replacing toys... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2018 - 10:15pm
BERWICK — Fire destroyed one double-house and spread to a second, leaving at least seven people, including four children, homeless Sunday night.
Meanwhile, a deaf 12-year-old... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 28, 2018 - 4:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — A contractor who accepted down payments for work that was never done was sentenced to state prison recently.
Nicholas D. Brown, 36, of Montoursville, apologized to... READ MORE »