Last Updated: July 22, 2020 - 11:33am
An 83-year-old man was killed in his Cooper Township home late Tuesday, and state police have ruled the death a homicide.
W. John Ditzler died "during the late evening hours" in... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 20, 2020 - 7:01pm
BLOOMSBURG — A Facebook post by Bloomsburg Fair mocking state Health Secretary Rachel Levine sparked outrage Monday as it spread widely on social media.
The post featured photos... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 15, 2020 - 2:04pm
Fall sports for teams playing in the Pennsylvania State Athletics Conference, which includes Bloomsburg University, have been suspended until Jan. 1, officials announced Wednesday... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 6, 2020 - 6:54pm
Nikki Foley and her children lost everything in a fast-moving fire that engulfed their home early Monday morning.
They most urgently need a car seat and stroller for 1-year-old... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 6, 2020 - 8:06am
WAPWALLOPEN — A single mother raced up and down stairs to evacuate her five children from their burning house in the wee hours of the morning Monday.
Nikki Foley, 36, was able to... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 26, 2020 - 9:57am
MONTOUR TWP. — A boat crew found the body of a Mount Carmel man in the Susquehanna River on Friday morning, about two days after he went missing during a kayaking trip with friends.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 15, 2020 - 7:21pm
SALEM TWP. — A man arrested on a charge of child rape fled from the township police station here as an officer adjusted the man’s handcuffs after a video court proceeding, police say. ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 15, 2020 - 2:10pm
STILLWATER — Four medical helicopters and a coroner were called to a violent two-vehicle crash on Route 487 Monday just south of Zion Church Road.
A car with New York plates and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 12, 2020 - 6:25pm
RIVERSIDE — Borough police here say they’re searching for Danny Hadidi, 4, and Dana Hadidi, 3 months old, who are missing from the borough.
Both children have dark brown hair and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 12, 2020 - 1:27pm
Luzerne County will become the final area county to move to Pennsylvania’s “green” phase of coronavirus mitigation measures when it joins others entering that designation June 19, the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 11, 2020 - 10:49am
NESCOPECK TWP. — All lanes of Interstate 80 are shut down this morning between the interchange for Route 93 at Conyngham/Nesopeck in Luzerne County and the interchange for Route 339 in... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 5, 2020 - 5:27pm
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia and Northumberland counties will be among 12 statewide to join the Pennsylvania’s least-restrictive “green” phase of coronavirus mitigating regulations June 12, Gov... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 5, 2020 - 3:15pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The lockdown will get a little looser for Columbia and Northumberland county residents next Friday, when they will join Montour in the green phase of COVID-19... READ MORE »
Last Updated: June 4, 2020 - 5:52pm
BLOOMSBURG — A black Bloomsburg University student went public this week with a thread of racist text messages shared among some of his white fraternity brothers that included the... READ MORE »