Last Updated: July 7, 2017 - 12:06pm
BERWICK – A man shot a rifle at police officers, and then set a booby-trapped house ablaze before trying to escape from a second-story window, officers say.
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Last Updated: July 5, 2017 - 5:32pm
CLEVELAND TWP. — An 11-year-old boy was sent to the hospital after an ATV carrying him and three teens slammed into a car here Wednesday afternoon, police said.
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Last Updated: July 4, 2017 - 4:08pm
BENTON — After police handcuffed a man who had been knocking on doors in a trailer court here, he allegedly jumped head-first down a steep embankment in an escape attempt.
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Last Updated: July 3, 2017 - 3:48pm
Last Updated: June 30, 2017 - 3:26pm
BUCKHORN — Police are hoping the public can help them track down several suspects in a pair of thefts from Walmart.
First, in March two men and a woman, all white, allegedly stole... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 29, 2017 - 3:21pm
HARRISBURG — Montour County is getting one of a dozen marijuana growing and processing permits from the state.
But the first round of dispensaries won't include any in Columbia or... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 28, 2017 - 4:56pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A woman who rushed out of a store to help people in a car accident Wednesday was stunned to find the victims included her granddaughter and three great-grandchildren... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 27, 2017 - 1:05pm
BERWICK – Henry Knorowski Jr. agreed to send charges that he threatened to kill police and an unnamed co-worker on to county court Monday.
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Last Updated: June 27, 2017 - 9:55am
BLOOMSBURG — A man faded in and out of consciousness early Tuesday after ramming a van head on into a traffic light pole around midnight at Bloomsburg Title & Tag, where Route 11... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 7:47pm
BERWICK — A man wanted for the alleged rape of a special-needs teenage girl surrendered to police last night and was jailed. READ MORE »
Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of Apt. 2, 801 Pine St., had...
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 7:46pm
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BENTON TWP. — Motorists traveling Red Rock Road Saturday evening complained to police of a startling sight: a naked man simulating a sex...
Last Updated: June 25, 2017 - 6:46pm
BRIAR CREEK — A two-story, century-old brick home, scene of a recent shooting, was destroyed Sunday by a fire so intense, two volunteers had to be treated and Route 11 was shut down for... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 24, 2017 - 11:49pm
BERWICK — A Berwick man is wanted for the alleged rape of a young girl here, authorities said Saturday. READ MORE »
Police are looking for Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of 801 Pine St., and...
Last Updated: June 23, 2017 - 5:44pm
WILKES-BARRE - A former Columbia County probation officer and his identical twin were given matching prison terms Friday for their role in a nationwide anabolic steroid ring, even though... READ MORE »