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Last Updated: January 29, 2013 - 6:02am
Icy weather has caused a few of the area schools to delay their opening for two hours. Here are the districts with two-hour delays, according to and * Benton *... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 28, 2013 - 10:06pm
BELL BEND -- A Shickshinny woman seen driving too fast and illegally passing traffic in the center lane of Route 11 here Monday veered off the highway and sheared a utility pole, police say... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 28, 2013 - 10:03pm
MIFFLIN TWP. -- An SUV skidded off Route 339 here and overturned onto a frozen pond Monday, partially crashing through the ice. Shawn Smith, 29, and Katy Stang, 22, both of 217 W. Third St... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 28, 2013 - 6:03am
Snowy weather has shut down schools across the region today, according to published reports. Here are a list of the closings, according to and * Benton Area * Berwick... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 26, 2013 - 10:37pm
RUSH TWP. -- Fire destroyed the home of a Mennonite family here Saturday night. Flames broke out in Marvin Eshbach's 58 Crest Haven Road ranch home sometime after 6 p.m. Eshbach and his... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 26, 2013 - 10:47pm
BERWICK -- Two people were left homeless here Saturday when flames destroyed their trailer near K-Fab along North Vine Street. Suann Brooks and Muta Duncan were inside their trailer while... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 25, 2013 - 7:27pm
LIBERTY TWP. -- A rural Danville woman died a few miles from home Thursday when something caused her to lose control of her car on Route 642, sending it through two ditches at high speed... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 25, 2013 - 10:37am
Impending bad weather means early dismissals at schools across the area. Here are the schools that have announced early dismissals so far, along with the time of those dismissals,... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 24, 2013 - 7:24pm
BLOOMSBURG -- An ex-cop pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing hundreds of packets of heroin and up to 30 syringes from the Berwick Police station last year so he could feed his drug addiction... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 23, 2013 - 9:14pm
MIFFLIN TWP. -- As a Jeep driven by a wanted felon came barreling toward him on an isolated rural road Tuesday night, Officer Dallas Herbert drew his gun. Twice he yelled at the driver to... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 22, 2013 - 7:33pm
BLOOMSBURG -- A kindergarten teacher recalled in court today how she was pummeled by several Bloomsburg University field-hockey players during homecoming weekend two years ago. Ashley Ann... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 21, 2013 - 7:25pm
ORANGE TWP. -- A man who had been staying with a Bloomsburg couple allegedly molested their 9-year-old daughter and two other girls, 9 and 10, inside a camper. Gabriel P. Leshko reached up... READ MORE »

Last Updated: January 18, 2013 - 7:31pm
BERWICK -- Officers had to step over dead animals as they entered a suspected meth house here, raising concerns the pets may have been overcome by toxic fumes. But after speaking with the... READ MORE »

Last Updated: February 9, 2015 - 3:50pm
BERWICK -- Probation officers trying to locate Michael Olah checked his home Thursday and discovered an "active" meth lab, a heavy volume of drug paraphernalia and "a lot of strange things... READ MORE »