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CRANE COLLAPSE UPDATE: Portions of Route 15 in Union County may open as early as Friday

"If there are no significant issues with the structure and debris can be removed," said Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Executive Sandra Tosca, "we hope to have at least the northbound lanes opened by Friday. I caution we have a number of variables in play for this to happen."

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-16 20:23:00

Bloomsburg, Danville under flood warning

"At 23.0 feet, flooding occurs at the state hospital grounds on the east side of town" in Danville, NWS said in the alert. "Backwater produces flooding on Sechler Run in the center of town."

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ACROSS THE VALLEY: Pair arrested for taking photos of girl head to court

Following a preliminary hearing in Mount Carmel, District Judge William Cole bound the case over to county court. Ernest Segura, 63, and Monique Thomas, 24, of Upper Road, were arrested last week after troopers said the pair lured the alleged victim to their home.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-17 01:00:00

Route 15 likely closed into weekend

WINFIELD — Widespread traffic congestion was expected into a busy weekend after a Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) project crane collapsed Tuesday night.The crane, and large steel beam, fell over and onto the right of way of Route 15. Though no injuries were reported, fuel was report

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2018-08-16 11:11:00

Emergency declared at Montour Preserve

Long-term detours listedWASHINGTONVILLE — An emergency was declared Tuesday at the dam at Lake Chillisquaque, Montour Preserve, due to localized heavy rainfall.Talen Energy Media Relations Manager Todd Martin noted water was being released to protect the dam and the public, and the mayor in Washingt

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2018-08-15 10:00:00

Flooding damages Montour Preserve trails

Most trails will remain closed indefinitely and Lake Chillisquaque will be closed until the lake levels come down, said Stoudt, director of the Montour Area Recreation Commission, which manages part of the preserve.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-16 00:39:34

Employee at LCCC dental clinic accused of stealing cash | Times Leader

Melissa Sue Taney, 43, of Seventh Avenue, Berwick, surrendered on charges of theft and tampering with public records after a review showed a discrepancy of $7,789 that should had been deposited, according to court records.

TIMES-LEADER - 2018-08-16 01:40:00

Couple charged in connection with sexual assault of 14-year-old girl held for court

MOUNT CARMEL — A 62-year-old East Cameron Township man charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in July and taking sexually explicit photos of her while in the presence of his 23-year-old live-in girlfriend maintained his innocence Wednesday after being held for court on all charges by Ma

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-08-16 09:00:00

CRANE COLLAPSE UPDATE: DEP to evaluate fuel, hydraulic fluid spill at Route 15 accident site

"DEP will be inspecting the cleanup to ensure that fuel and hydraulic fluid were removed, along with contaminated soils," Shader said,

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-15 19:17:00

Minersville police arrest 3 on drug charges

Patrolman Jeffrey Bowers charged Jason M. Adamick, 37, of 743 Valley Road, Pottsville, with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of anabolic steroids, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

REPUBLICAN & HERALD - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

Flooding damages trails, ruins vehicle at Montour Preserve

Most trails wil remain closed indefinitely and Lake Chillisquaque will be closed until the lake levels come down, said Stoudt, director of the Montour Area Recreation Commission that manages part of the preserve.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-15 18:27:00

Crane collapse on bridge job closes Route 15 near Winfield; detours are in place

What caused the collapse is unknown and is under investigation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says. It is not known how long Route 15 will be closed, spokesman David Wise said.

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-08-15 09:31:00

Charges pending in arson fire

Buy NowThis photo depicts some of the fire damage done to the front porch of a home at 912 N. Shamokin St., Shamokin, late Sunday night.

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-08-16 09:00:00

Less Rain, But Still Flood Concerns

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CRANE COLLAPSE UPDATE: PennDOT, Sunbury discussing traffic patterns for this weekend’s River Festival

One of the festival’s events, the cardboard regatta, has been canceled due to unsafe river levels due to excessive rain the Susquehanna Valley this week.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-15 18:05:00

Bloomsburg issues flood evacuation order | Times Leader

Videoposted to the Fox56 websitefrom a viewer shows a camper floating along the muddy water under a bridge, as stunned onlookers can only say “oh, my God.”

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Report: Sunbury man threatened code officer

Police said Phillip Cortellini, 33, of North Seventh Street, contacted Sunbury Mayor Kurt Karlovich over social media Aug. 9 to threaten a Sunbury code officer because he did not believe the official should have been on his property July 10.

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Elysburg woman charged with replacing fentanyl with saline

DANVILLE — Kelly Laughlin, 48, of 4 Elm St., Elysburg, is accused by Agent Duane Musser of the state Attorney General’s Office with removing fentanyl and replacing it with saline on April 23 while working as a certified registered cardiac invasive specialist at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville.L

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Flooding Closes Roads along Fishing Creek in Columbia County

Orange Township, Columbia County@WNEPWeather@WNEPpic.twitter.com/v14z23MR4n— Nikki Krize (@NikkiKrize)August 13, 2018

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Campers Swept Away in Fishing Creek

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