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Last Updated: June 28, 2013 - 4:36pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. - A family lost their home and their dog in a blaze along Old Tioga Turnpike Friday afternoon, they told a reporter. David Butz and his family weren't home when the fire... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 27, 2013 - 5:36pm
BRIAR CREEK -- A truck towing a trailer full of animals crashed head-on into a car along Route 11 Thursday afternoon, tipping the truck onto its side and sending both drivers to the... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 27, 2013 - 4:34pm
SCOTT TWP. - Township police are looking for more information about an abandoned dog found tied up outside the Short Stop Mart near Lightstreet around noontime Wednesday. He had a note... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 26, 2013 - 1:49pm
BUCKHORN - A family of bears shut down Route 42 just north of the Millville Road and Mall Boulevard intersection late Wednesday morning, after a stubborn cub became temporarily stuck on a... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 27, 2013 - 5:13pm
MIFFLINVILLE -- A UPS tractor pulling a double trailer flipped on its side a few miles east of the Mifflinville exit on Interstate 80 Tuesday afternoon. The truck was traveling in a three... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 24, 2013 - 2:58pm
WILKES-BARRE -- Convicted arsonist Gail Schneider was sentenced this morning to 14-28 years in state prison for setting fire to an apartment home and trapping two 92-year-old women inside... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 21, 2013 - 5:54am
A former Bloomsburg University student faces federal charges that he and others sold fake high-tech electronics that could have endangered military lives, according to court papers. Hao... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 27, 2013 - 2:52pm
BLOOMSBURG -- A young bear out exploring new ground ambled right into the heart of the downtown Wednesday afternoon. His visit caused quite a stir, drawing a police pursuit and crowds of... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
SHICKSHINNY - A Shickshinny woman charged with stealing $15,000 from a children's football league sent a charge of theft on to Luzerne County Court on Wednesday morning, but not before a... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 18, 2013 - 2:35pm
MOUNT CARMEL -- Eight more Danville teenagers were in court Tuesday on charges from a post-prom party bust in May. All were given the chance to keep their records clean by entering a... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 17, 2013 - 5:13pm
NUMIDIA -- A 22-year-old man was jailed late Sunday after firing a handgun several times during a domestic argument with his pregnant girlfriend, arrest papers say. Christopher H. Cooper,... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 11, 2013 - 2:28pm
LIME RIDGE -- A van full of schoolchildren crashed in a front yard along Old Berwick Road here Tuesday morning when its teen driver fell asleep at the wheel. The accident across from the... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 10, 2013 - 4:20pm
BLOOMSBURG -- A Berwick man says squatters have taken over a neighboring property, strewing garbage and partying at all hours, but repeated calls to authorities have been ignored. Dan... READ MORE »

Last Updated: June 27, 2013 - 2:49pm
JAMISON CITY -- A small bear that's been roaming out of the woods with a bucket stuck on its head is causing quite a stir. First spotted Monday morning by staff at the Brass Pelican... READ MORE »