Last Updated: April 16, 2013 - 3:54pm
WILKES-BARRE - The arson trial of a Berwick woman continued Tuesday, with the jury hearing testimony about how two 92-year-old women struggled to get out of their homes and to safety after... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 5:37pm
BOSTON - Four local runners - one from Berwick and three from Danville - all finished the Boston Marathon before an explosion ripped through the crowd gathered at the finish line, according... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 10:30pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 130 in a bloody scene of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 12, 2013 - 10:43pm
BLOOMSBURG -- Randall Francis, the driver police say struck a woman walking across Main Street last Friday, turned himself in to authorities and expressed remorse through his lawyer.
"Not... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 11, 2013 - 5:22pm
NORTH CENTRE TWP. -- A bloodied driver who ran away after he crashed into a tree here was collared by police before he got very far Thursday afternoon.
The man, identified as Darrin Bellum... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 7:31pm
RIVERSIDE -- The roof of the Riverside Laundromat and Tanning Salon caught fire when it was struck by lighting during Wednesday's storm, a fire chief said.
Firefighters kept damage from... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 3:45pm
EVANSVILLE -- Police aren't sure how an unhelmeted 49-year-old man drove his motorcycle off Bogart's Hill Road here Tuesday afternoon, injuring himself badly enough that he had to be flown... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 9, 2013 - 1:33pm
BLOOMSBURG -- Police have charged a local man in a hit-and-run accident that injured a woman on Main Street last Friday, and they've issued a warrant for his arrest.
Randall Scott Francis... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 8, 2013 - 3:59pm
BERWICK -- A Berwick driver trying to elude police hopped out of his still-moving pickup truck and began running away on East Front Street, police say.
William A. Christensen, 43, of 508 W... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 5, 2013 - 9:04pm
BLOOMSBURG -- Police are looking for the driver who struck a woman crossing Main Street Friday afternoon and took off.
The hit-and-run pedestrian crash happened about 4:30 p.m. on East... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 7:20pm
A controlled burn at Fort Indiantown Gap sent clouds of smoke wafting through the air as far north as Danville and Bloomsburg Thursday evening, officials say.
Reports from Lebanon County... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 3:46pm
DANVILLE -- About a half dozen people who skipped jury duty without valid excuses were called before a judge Thursday to explain themselves.
All were made to stand before the bench and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 2, 2013 - 2:34pm
BLOOMSBURG -- Two former Bloomsburg University field hockey players were sentenced to short stays in prison for the October 2011 beating of another young woman downtown.
Lauren McGinley... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 1, 2013 - 3:00pm
WILKES-BARRE -- Seven-time DUI offender Theodore "Teddy" Luciw was sentenced to 5-10 years in state prison for the January 2012 drunk-driving accident that killed 84-year-old widow Rachel... READ MORE »