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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...


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....


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...


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.



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...


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...


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...


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...


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.



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...


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...


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 »

Last Updated: January 16, 2013 - 6:19pm

SHICKSHINNY — A district judge decided to give Kara K. Yantorn a fresh start, reducing the young mother’s heroin charge to a low-level disorderly conduct citation.

“You got a...