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Police: Bystanders assist in drug arrest

SUNBURY - Multiple residents assisted police in placing a city man in custody after an early evening accident that saw officers discover drugs and a stolen handgun on Front Street. Frankie Bonilla, 29, and Catherine Zellers, 20, of Northumberland, were arrested after city police said they were dispa

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 21:45:30

Bonniebrook Road closed after one-vehicle accident

Joe Genco/Butler Eagle SUMMIT TWP - Bonniebrook Road between Herman Road and Brinker Road will be closed for several hours after a pickup truck crashed into a utility pole. The driver of the truck, an unidentified woman, was being treated for a possible leg injury. The accident happened around 3

BUTLER EAGLE - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

UPDATE: One male dead following barn fire in Rush Township, near Danville

A male victim is dead after being trapped in a burning barn Saturday evening in Rush Township, near Danville, according to a Valley fire chief. Elysburg Fire Department Chief Dennis Kroh said the Northumberland County Coroner's office was requested at the scene of the fire, which involved multiple b

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 03:05:00

Three busted for meth and heroin

COURTESY OF THE SHAMOKIN POLICE DEPARTMENT Brandon Wehry SHAMOKIN - Three men were taken into custody Saturday night by Shamokin officers after allegedly being found in a Spurzheim Street apartment with heroin and methamphetamine. When police arrived at 135 E. Spurzheim St., Apt. A, at 8:38 p.m. for

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Training aims to end Montour County's OD distinction

DANVILLE - Montour County was number one in Pennsylvania last year for the number of fatal drug overdoses per 100,000 people. County Deputy Coroner Dr. Terrance Lynn put that number out there on Sunday at a naloxone training session for first responders held at Geisinger's Henry Hood Center. The 16

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-22 00:12:49

Investigation into double-fatal accident in Coal Twp. continues

BEAR GAP - An investigation by Coal Township police continues to identify the driver of a Toyota Sienna that was involved in a double-fatal accident involving a tractor-trailer Tuesday on Route 54 in Coal Township. The male driver suffered life-threatening injuries in the wreck that killed passenger

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Lewisburg mom is a teacher and now a Disney Parks planning director

LEWISBURG - Ashley Papson, after several years of trying, finally feels like she has found her people. A Disney fanatic for as long as she can remember, the Lewisburg mom and second-grade teacher at Kelly Elementary was recently named to the 2018 Disney Parks Moms Panel, one of just 40 people who of

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-21 23:30:00

Sunbury man's struggles in wake of doctor's arrest highlight depth of opioid crisis

A burning, stabbing pain shoots through the neck of Scott Dietrich, and he's all out of pain pills. "Like a hot iron right up the middle of your spine," said Dietrich, 58, of Sunbury. The former construction worker is classified permanently disabled as a result of the severe narrowing between five c

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-20 22:51:32

KEYC - Man In Critical Condition Following 2-Vehicle Accident

One man is battling life threatening injuries following an accident that occurred Friday afternoon around 3:15 p.m. In the Waverly Township of Martin County, 35-year-old, Joshua Lee Johnson of Truman was traveling northbound on 150th Avenue when authorities say he failed to yield, resulting in his p

KEYC - 2018-01-21 18:45:00

North Mankato convenience store closes

NORTH MANKATO - The Cenex Expressway convenience store and gas station on Belgrade Avenue in North Mankato has closed. Windom-based Expressway bought the former Happy Dan's in 2012 and did extensive renovation, totaling about $150,000, before reopening it. Expressway has 16 other locations, mostly i

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-01-20 23:00:00

Police shoot, kill 23-year-old man

FAIRMONT - A Fairmont police officer shot and killed a 23-year-old man at Fairmont Square Apartments early Saturday, after the man confronted police with two knives. One police officer was transported to Mayo Clinic Health System, treated for a cut and released. Local police called on the Minnesota

SENTINEL - 2018-01-20 19:32:17

Ask Us: Citizen wants to finger distracted drivers

Q: While I was traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend I was yet again astonished and sickened by the number of people with a cell phone in their faces while attempting to operate motor vehicles at highway speeds. These folks are killers in waiting. Then it dawned on me, perhaps citizen repo

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-01-21 01:30:00

Heavy snow expected to start tonight in Twin Cities; over half-foot possible

A looming winter storm is expected to arrive beginning late Sunday across a broad swath of southern Minnesota, including the Twin Cities area, forecasters said Sunday. The National Weather Service (NWS) in Chanhassen issued an updated forecast calling for anywhere from a few inches to more than a ha

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 15:49:00

Anti-abortion vigil complements national marches

MANKATO - The winter storm forecasted for the region kept a group from Mankato from travelling up to St. Paul's March for Life Monday, but more favorable conditions Sunday allowed them to rally their message along Riverfront Drive. About 10 people lined the sidewalk in front of the old Union Depot w

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-01-21 22:49:00

Women's March momentum continues in Mankato

MANKATO - Demonstrators inspired by last year's Women's March, organized to protest President Donald Trump's inauguration, renewed their cause in Mankato Saturday. The message of the 50 or so gathered in Jackson Park was one of staunch opposition to Trump's administration as it eclipsed the one-year

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-01-20 22:30:00

Faribault boasts five Minnesota Teacher of the Year nominees

No fewer than five of this year's 167 Minnesota Teacher of the Year nominees are Faribault-based educators. The candidates have accepted their nominations and completed the required materials to become eligible for the honor. The number of candidates this year is the third-most in the 54-year histor

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-01-21 14:30:00

Man dies in early morning Mannford fire

The state fire marshal investigated the scene and found multiple portable heaters and believe they may have caused the fire. (KTUL) Freedom Hill Fire Department responded to a family fire in Mannford early Sunday morning. Firefighters say when they arrived to the home on South 347th West Avenue nea

KTUL - 2018-01-21 20:22:55

'Den Of Thieves' And '12 Strong' Fight For No. 2 Spot At Box Office

Wind Advisory issued January 21 at 3:30PM CST expiring January 22 at 6:00PM CST in effect for: Alfalfa, Garfield, Grant, Harper, Kay, Noble, Woods Tornado Watch issued January 21 at 3:07PM CST expiring January 21 at 11:00PM CST in effect for: McCurtain Tornado Watch issued January 21 at 3:05PM

KJRH.COM - 2018-01-21 23:34:46

Father Of Boy Who Stole, Crashed Car Says He's Had A 'Hard Life'

A Rogers County father says his son is a good boy who's had a hard life, but family members tell News On 6 that the man is an unfit father. Chad Warden's son is accused of stealing a car and crashing it near Inola last month. Chance turned 8 years old last Friday and his family says he spent his bir

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-20 03:01:00

Tulsa Police Make Arrest After Armed Robbery

Two people are in custody after police say they robbed a man with a knife early Sunday morning. TPD said the victim told them he was robbed just after midnight by Lloyd Barnes and Rhonda Mccrite near 51st and Yale. Police said both were armed with a knife. Officers were able to arrest Barnes and Mcc

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-22 05:23:00