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Pair arrested for photographing 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 06:00:00

Police searching for damaged white SUV from hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Northumberland

Police are searching for a white SUV with blood on the vehicle and front end damage traveling North on Route 11 from Northumberland, according to communication on public police radio.The vehicle is believed to be involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Orange Street in Northumberland.This i

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-17 15:20:00

Shamokin woman charged with arson

Shamokin police arrested Precious Griffin, 35, of North 7th Street, after interviewing her following the incident Aug. 12.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-17 18:32:00

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,

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Man charged accused of conspiring to deliver 50 grams of meth: officials

A release from U.S. Attorney David Freed's office stated Brett Lamar Heinbach, 26, who used to live in Pine Grove, Schuylkill County, was charged with drug trafficking and firearms charges. Heinbach's current address was not listed.

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-08-16 14:52:00

Councilman: UGI work on North Fourth Street in Sunbury moving to 24 hours a day

The majority of the loud work will be done during daytime, Reis said. The softer work, like backfilling and laying of pipe will be done at night.

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-17 12:54:00

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

Letter: Point Township officers will not aid Sunbury police

"We are doing the best we can with the resources we have," Karlovich said. "I am well aware of our situation. You (Yoxheimer) are leader in your community as I am a leader in Sunbury, We both have serious jobs to uphold and I am asking for your continued patience and your support while we are workin

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-16 14:57:00

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

Route 15 reopened near Winfield where crane tipped causing girder to fall on highway

WINFIELD -- Route 15 reopened between Winfield and Shamokin Dam Friday, two days after a massive girder fell onto the roadway, forcing its closure.

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-08-17 10:15:00

Rt. 15 open in both directions

WINFIELD – Route 15 is now open to traffic in both directions at the scene of the crane crash that closed the road between Route 304 in Winfield and Route 11 in Monroe Township, PennDOT reported this morning.The left (passing) lane of Route 15 southbound is now open. Both lanes of Route 15 northboun

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-08-17 12:53:00

Guy Rides His Motorcycle Through a Flood with Horrible Results

During a declared state of emergency in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, some dude decided to take his Harley for a ride during a flash flood warning. The end result was him dumping the bike in a deep ditch caused by rushing water.

EBAUMSWORLD.COM - 2018-08-16 11:21:47

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

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

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

Parts of Route 15 may open 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 22:43:44

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

Ribbon-cutting set for new county prison

SUNBURY — The Northumberland County prison board met Wednesday to discuss preparations surrounding the opening of the new prison in Coal Township.Board members met for over a half hour in executive session, then provided a brief public report.“We’re working hard to get cosmetics completed,” said War

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

Officials plan to hire more employees for prison

"We're working hard to get it open, and the staff will be working hard, too," Kovach said. "When it's up and operational, it will be a good facility. In a few years, we'll be the facility that other facilities go to for guidance."

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-15 21:16:14

Shamokin votes to award demolition bid

Four other companies bid for the project, the highest coming from Yannuzzi and Sons Inc., of New Jersey, for $1,429,717. The bids were opened Monday afternoon by Mid-Pen Engineering Corp. in Lewisburg.

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