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Man allegedly threatened woman with knife during argument
LANCASTER COUNTY — Southern Regional Police in Lancaster County are looking for a 22-year-old man accused of threatening a woman with a knife. Police hold an arrest warrant for David Cross, who has a last known address in the 2000 block of New Danville Pike in Pequea Township.
Catherine A. ‘Kay’ Buck Brady
Catherine A. “Kay” Buck Brady, age 81, of Millville, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, a patient of the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Kay was a... Rohrsburg student remembered as ‘pleasant, upbeat’ROHRSBURG — A 5-year-old boy crossing the street to get to his school...
Towanda to host Dandy Duals
The meet features eight teams wrestling five rounds on four mats over two gyms. One pool involves Spencer Van-Etten/Candor, Hanover Area, Williamson and Towanda and the other pool has Coudersport, Wyoming Area, Danville and Meyers.
Library offers lots of events
There’s lots coming up at Danville’s Thomas Beaver Free Library. Today, from 6:30-7:30 p.m., there will be a Christmas Story Hour in the Peters’ Community...
Car troubles cause Beavertown family to turn to Needy Family Fund
BEAVERTOWN – Car trouble has been plaguing a Valley family this holiday season. Because of that, Priscilla Werner, of Beavertown, said her family is again seeking help from the Needy Family Fund.
Jersey Shore swimmers open season vs. Danville
The Jersey Shore High School swimmers opened up their season with a tough matchup against Danville, as both the boys and girls lost. But Jenna Brooks, their head coach, believes the season looks bright.
Geisinger moms-to-be program is expanding
DANVILLE — Geisinger announced Thursday the expansion of the Geisinger Clinic Nurse-Family Partnership into two more central Pennsylvania counties and the care of 75 additional first-time mothers.
Arrest Made in String of Burglaries in Northumberland County
NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. -- An arrest in a string of break-ins in Northumberland County. At least six homes were burglarized in the Shamokin and Sunbury areas in a week in 2015.
Arrest in Northumberland County Burglary Spree
SUNBURY, Pa. — Police have arrested a man for a string of burglaries in Northumberland County three years ago. Cory Fischer, 35, of Carlisle, has been charged with burglary, theft, and criminal trespass.
5-year-old boy hit, killed by truck near Pennsylvania school bus stop
MILLVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A 5-year-old boy crossing the road in front of his home to reach his bus stop was struck and killed by a pickup truck. WNEP-TV reports Silus Hunsinger was hit by the truck Wednesday morning near Millville, in Columbia County.
Cops: Orangeville man in car had drug items
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Benton man who was the passenger in a vehicle with a fraudulent registration sticker had two drug pipes in his possession, according to...
Shamokin man, 18, charged with rape
SHAMOKIN — A Shamokin man has been charged with rape in connection with an incident earlier this month in the city. Hunter Dannheimer, 18, of 813 Oneida St., was charged Wednesday by Patrolman Raymond Siko II with felonies of rape and sexual assault, and misdemeanors of indecent assault without cons
Account for Child Hit and Killed in Columbia County Surpasses Goal
GREENWOOD TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A GoFundMe account set up to help pay funeral expenses for a 5-year-old boy hit by a car Wednesday in Columbia County has gone well above its goal. An aunt of Silus Hunsinger started the account to help pay for the child’s funeral expenses. The goal was $10,000, but in less
Naloxone gone in one hour
SUNBURY —Within an hour of opening its doors Thursday, the Northumberland County State Health Center distributed all of its state-provided free naloxone kits to help battle the opioid epidemic.
‘A lot of black bears in the area’ – Game Commission Investigates Lycoming County Bear Attack
MUNCY CREEK TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Game wardens are trying to figure out why a bear attacked and seriously injured a woman in Lycoming County. Investigators say the woman was outside her home with her dog when the bear grabbed her leg and dragged her more than 80 yards.
Only a university could be this dumb
There is a lesson every law school student learns: Hard cases make bad law. In other words, don’t use extreme cases as models for crafting general rules, and... Rohrsburg student remembered as ‘pleasant, upbeat’ROHRSBURG — A 5-year-old boy crossing the street to get to his school...
Unwed, pregnant teacher fired from Catholic school asks bishop for her job back
SHAMOKIN -- The unwed, pregnant teacher fired from a Catholic school for violating its morality clause has formally asked the bishop of the Harrisburg Diocese to reinstate her.
Pennsylvania woman attacked by black bear
MONTGOMERY, Pa. (WHTM) - Pennsylvania game wardens are trying to capture a black bear that attacked and seriously injured a woman in Lycoming County. Officials told WNEP-TV the woman was outside her home with her dog when the bear grabbed her leg and dragged her more than 80 yards Wednesday night.
Pennsylvania Woman in Critical Condition After Bear Attacked, Dragged Her While She Was Walking Dog
A Pennsylvania woman has been left in critical condition following a bear attack outside her Lycoming County home on Wednesday evening, officials say. Melinda LeBarron was attacked on her property at around 6:45 p.m., WNEP-TV reported. She was grabbed on the leg by a black bear and pulled nearly 90
Clausi sues Shamokin Patrolman Nathan Rhodes, Joseph Leschinskie
SUNBURY — Coal Township businessman and former county commissioner Vinny Clausi has sued a Shamokin police officer and a former mayoral candidate claiming assault and conspiracy regarding an incident earlier this year.