May 11, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Two crashes within a half hour in Trevorton

By Sarah DeSantis THE NEWS-ITEM sarah_d@newsitem.com TREVORTON — Two crashes occurred within a half hour along Shamokin Street in Trevorton Tuesday morning.  More...

Hearing aide business owner pleads guilty to drug charge

BY MARK GILGER THE NEWS-ITEM mark_g@newsitem.com SHAMOKIN — A former Shamokin business owner pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to a misdemeanor of possessing drug paraphernalia and was ordered by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III More...

Squatter's death not suspicious

By Sarah DeSantis THE NEWS-ITEM sarah_d@newsitem.com MOUNT CARMEL — No foul play is suspected in the death of a man located in an unoccupied borough home Monday night. Borough Police Chief Todd Owens identified the man found in 31 More...

Kulpmont man charged with filing false deed for home

BY MARK GILGER THE NEWS-ITEM mark_g@newsitem.com KULPMONT — A Kulpmont man has been charged with filing a false deed that resulted in the unlawful transfer of a property in the borough.  More...

Water shutoffs continue in Zerbe Township

Sarah DeSantis THE NEWS-ITEM sarah_d@newsitem.com TREVORTON — Township officials will shut off the water to 80 sewer authority account holders who owe more than $240. The shutoffs come as part of a plan to recoup more than $75,000 More...

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