Last Updated: March 17, 2020 - 8:11pm
Geisinger confirmed Tuesday that its hospitals have had three patients with presumed positive results for the virus that causes COVID-19 , but details were scarce.
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Last Updated: March 17, 2020 - 4:58pm
DANVILLE — Geisinger emergency doctor Doug Kupas predicts it’s only a matter of time until Columbia and Montour counties confirm their first cases of coronavirus.
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Last Updated: March 16, 2020 - 2:46pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf extended a shutdown order to the entire state of Pennsylvania in an effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus, he said Monday.
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Last Updated: March 13, 2020 - 3:23pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is ordering the closure of all schools in Pennsylvania for two weeks, as the state takes sweeping measures aimed at slowing the spread of the new... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 12, 2020 - 4:51pm
DANVILLE — A pipe bomb scare shut down busy Railroad Street near Dunkin Donuts for more than two hours Thursday after a small white plastic container was seen lying in a grassy lot... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 11, 2020 - 10:19pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A 61-year-old man badly injured his arms while while working on his farm Wednesday afternoon.
Randy Hack, 412 Paper Dale Road, Stillwater, was grinding corn... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 9, 2020 - 4:57pm
BLOOMSBURG — A sickly murder suspect awaiting trial on charges he shot his wife to death in their rural Benton home died Sunday night at Geisinger Medical Center, his lawyer and prison... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 7, 2020 - 10:04am
BLOOMSBURG — An SUV crashed into the back of the Bloomsburg Diner Saturday morning, but no one was hurt, and restaurant staff barely paused in serving up eggs and hash browns to the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 6, 2020 - 8:53pm
DANVILLE – Despite rumors to the contrary, Geisinger Health System says it has not treated any patients with coronavirus.
Governor Tom Wolf on Friday confirmed Pennsylvania’s... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 6, 2020 - 10:24am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania has its first two cases of coronavirus, one in Delaware County and one in Wayne County, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Friday morning.
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Last Updated: March 5, 2020 - 4:13pm
BLOOMSBURG — Another set of fires early Thursday morning in the same neighborhood as a blaze that leveled two garages the day before is “suspicious,” fire officials say.
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Last Updated: March 4, 2020 - 5:02pm
BLOOMSBURG — Wind whipped the flames from a burning garage into a neighbor’s garage, engulfing both in fire early Wednesday morning, the fire chief says.
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Last Updated: March 3, 2020 - 4:59pm
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A SUV crashed into a 127-year-old church here Tuesday afternoon after another vehicle struck it, police say.
A 1999 Chevrolet Suburban pulled out from a stop... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 29, 2020 - 5:56pm
BLOOMSBURG — A State Police bomb squad from the Lehigh Valley was called to “Bloom Beach” off Irondale Road Saturday after Bloomsburg University students found a backpack containing what... READ MORE »