March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

2 city women, Pottstown man charged in heroin bust

SHAMOKIN — Two Shamokin women and a Pottstown man were incarcerated Tuesday morning on heroin-related charges following a controlled buy late Monday night at Washington and Dewart streets. More...

Child porn defendant waives case to Court of Common Pleas

SHAMOKIN — A 30-year-old Trevorton man charged with 51 felony counts of possession of child pornography was ordered by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III on Tuesday to appear for a status conference May 15 after waiving his right to a prelimi More...

Trevorton girl's birthday wish to donate to SPCA

TREVORTON — Reagan Boyer’s birthday wish to help animals at a local SPCA has been granted. The Trevorton girl, who turned 8 on Jan. 16, requested cat and dog food for the Ruth Steinert Memorial SPCA in Pine Grove instead of birthday gifts. More...

Drug defendant released on supervised bail

SHAMOKIN — A 35-year-old Shamokin man charged with drug offenses was released from county prison Tuesday afternoon on unsecured supervised bail after claiming he plans to overcome his heroin addiction by seeking counseling and treatment and that his More...

Bucknell student unveils mine stories

LEWISBURG — A Bucknell University student native to Shamokin unveiled a year-long project mapping stories from anthracite mines in Pennsylvania.  More...

Four coal region events planned

LEWISBURG — Bucknell University will hold four events connected to the coal region during the coming week. More...

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