March 9, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Police: Suspect at large

SHAMOKIN — A 48-year-old Shamokin man remains hospitalized today after being deliberately hit by a car and thrown into a parked vehicle Monday night near the intersection of Willow and Diamond streets. More...

Man charged with attempted murder

MONTANDON — A Montandon man has been charged with attempted criminal homicide for threatening to kill a 45-year-old woman at his home late Sunday night.  John Lewis Aten Jr., of 164 Main St., was arraigned at 9:30 a.m. More...

Dunkelberger preliminary hearing now set for April 1

MOUNT CARMEL — Northumberland County Prothonotary Justin Dunkelberger is scheduled to face a preliminary hearing on felony theft offenses at 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 1, at the office of Senior Magisterial District Judge Richard Cashman.   More...

Council president: Belfanti statue unlikely at park

MOUNT CARMEL — A request by the wife of a former state Representative to erect a statue in the Town Park and rename the space in his honor will likely fail to be brought to a vote, borough council members said Tuesday.  More...

Hiking, biking eyed at AOAA

BURNSIDE — With nearly two years of motorized activities under its belt, the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area (AOAA) Authority now has its eye on a different demographic.  The authority discussed the construction of a non-motorized trail More...

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