Last Updated: May 21, 2019 - 1:38pm
DANVILLE — A two-alarm fire chased six people out of a double-home in the 300 block of Chamber Street near Weis Markets here shortly before 7 a.m. Tuesday, including an older couple who... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2019 - 12:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — A cadaver dog found evidence of human remains at a Fair Street fire site on Monday, officials said.
And the coroner later confirmed that the body of an adult male had... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 20, 2019 - 3:10pm
SALEM TWP. — A group of residents from a trailer park off Stone Church Road here were stealing their neighbors’ mail and then using it to steal their identities, police say.
Local... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 19, 2019 - 6:11am
BLOOMSBURG — Flames quickly engulfed and leveled a double home in the 300 block of Fair Street near Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital early Sunday morning and spread to a college student... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 17, 2019 - 3:34pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — The owner of a flood-damaged home decided to demolish the structure Friday morning — by setting it on fire, officials say.
The blaze not only destroyed the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 17, 2019 - 2:51pm
UPDATE: Officers say Zachary Parker is in police custody.
BERWICK — Police arrested one man on drug charges after a raid on North Mulberry Street Thursday, but... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 16, 2019 - 2:14pm
BERWICK — Berwick police and members of the Columbia-Montour SWAT team raided a home on Mulberry Street Thursday morning, shutting down part of the road and forcing residents of all... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 15, 2019 - 5:52pm
MONTOUR TWP. — A cashier at Beer-N-More stole nearly $20,000 from the business, pocketing the cash from hundreds of sales on her register last year, arrest papers say.
Anita... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 13, 2019 - 4:24pm
BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old inmate from Columbia County Prison is in intensive care at Geisinger Medical Center after he suffered what appeared to be a seizure over the weekend,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 10, 2019 - 4:31pm
BLOOMSBURG — A suicidal man fired a shot inside a student housing apartment building early Friday morning before barricading himself in a bedroom, touching off a four-hour standoff with... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 8, 2019 - 4:19pm
SALEM TWP. — Bomboy Lane will be closed Thursday so that a subsided culvert under the road, near the Will-O-Bett Farms, can be replaced.
The metal culvert under the road has... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 7, 2019 - 4:46pm
CONYNGHAM TWP. — It may take workers two decades to finish the job they started in the past month — strip mining millions of tons of anthracite coal from 900 acres of land in Columbia... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 6, 2019 - 5:24pm
BERWICK — A one-vehicle crash in front of Bandits Roadhouse on West Front Street on Monday afternoon slowed traffic and sent one person to the hospital.
One of the bar’s owners... READ MORE »
Last Updated: May 2, 2019 - 7:00pm
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County is getting an additional $500,000 from the state to help smaller, flood-damaged communities with recovery projects that didn’t qualify for major disaster... READ MORE »