February 5, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Police get raise, agree to use of part-timers

COAL TOWNSHIP — Township commissioners unanimously approved a police contract Thursday night that calls for officers to receive a 75-cent pay raise this year and 50-cent pay hike in 2017.  The two-year pact also includes an agreement betwe More...

Informant helps cops bust perp in $1,800 meth sale

MOUNT CARMEL — A Schuylkill Haven man is in prison after allegedly attempting to sell crystal methamphetamine to informants with the Northumberland-Montour County Drug Task Force in Mount Carmel Wednesday night.  More...

McCann cuts ribbon, touts benefits of Lewisburg site

LEWISBURG — McCann School of Business and Technology has moved from its longtime location in Sunbury to a new facility along Route 15 north of this Union County borough. More...

Colorful sunset

A colorful mid-winter sunset attracted the attention of many motorists and pedestrians throughout the area Thursday. More...

Lewisburg ice festival this weekend

LEWISBURG — The 13th annual Heart of Lewisburg Ice Festival this weekend will feature a 5K, a Polar Bear Plunge and ice carving demonstrations.  The fun begins at noon in Hufnagle Park as several ice carvers cut through massive blocks of i More...

Tap takeover right on track

Guy McCarty, left, brewery representative for Rusty Rail Brewing Company, Mifflinburg, pitches an ale during a “Choose Our Track Tap Takeover” at Brewser’s SportsGrille, Coal Township, Thursday evening. More...

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