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.
• Benton Area - two-hour delay READ MORE »
• Berwick Area - two-...
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.
The agreement between the ambulance... READ MORE »
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.
“It’s a... READ MORE »
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 »
Last Updated: December 27, 2018 - 12:26pm
BLOOMSBURG — Convicted killer Anthony Rocco Franklin was given life in prison plus 11 to 45 years at sentencing Thursday but not before again protesting his innocence in the murder of... READ MORE »