June 21, 2017 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Two charged in late night bust

SHAMOKIN — Shamokin police charged two men in an overnight heroin bust late Monday. More...

Marion Heights group not chosen but still hopeful

MARION HEIGHTS — Power Plant Medicinal, the firm hoping to site a marijuana growing facility adjacent to the co-generation plant here, was not on the list of 12 growers announced Tuesday by the state Department of Health.  More...

MC man incarcerated after assaulting cop

COAL TOWNSHIP — A Mount Carmel man was incarcerated Sunday after he allegedly assaulted a Shamokin police officer during a domestic call Sunday.  More...

Black bear spotted in Fifth Ward

SHAMOKIN — A concerned citizen is alerting people in the Fifth Ward to be on the lookout for bears after he witnessed an approximately 300-pound black bear on Vine and Pearl streets Sunday evening.  More...

SASD budget unanimously approved

COAL TOWNSHIP — The general fund budget for the 2017-18 was approved by the Shamokin Area school board Tuesday night, featuring an official 1.13 mill property tax increase. The budget, which goes into effect July 1, features total expenditures a More...

Beer sales law impacts Clausi's plan

COAL TOWNSHIP — Vinny Clausi’s plans to sell six packs of beer at his $1.2 million gas station and convenience store have been derailed by Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) requirements. More...

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