Farmhouse destroyed by fire; Good Samaritan offers new spot

Last updated: January 1, 2021 - 4:00pm

Firefighters lay hose to get water to a fire in Locust Township Friday morning on Mountain Road. (Press Enterprise/Keith Haupt)

LOCUST TWP. — A fast-moving fire engulfed a two-story farmhouse Friday morning, destroying the home and everything inside.

But even...

Last Updated: February 18, 2021 - 1:57pm

The Columbia County Courthouse Annex building on Main Street in Bloomsburg is closed today for emergency electrical repairs.

Water infiltrated the building’s main electrical...


Last Updated: January 31, 2021 - 8:41am

SHICKSHINNY — A family of four escaped a fire that destroyed their Grant Street home Sunday morning.

By the time firefighters arrived to the 4:30 a.m. blaze at 47 Grant St., the...


Last Updated: January 18, 2021 - 5:54pm

The Saturday afternoon shooting death of Jennifer S. Roesch was a tragic accident, officials said Monday.

Roesch, 44, was shot when her husband, Daniel, was removing a handgun...



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