SHAMOKIN DAM — Business owner Mike Molesevich, a former Congressional nominee, Lewisburg mayor and borough council member, can now officially add photographer to his list of achievements.

WILLIAMSPORT — Four witnesses spoke Monday in a trial pitting a West Cameron Township woman against two former Shamokin police officers — Mark Costa and William Miner — whom she alleges engaged in excessive force and battery against her in the lobby of the city police department in 2004.

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COAL TOWNSHIP — Emergency crews are responding to a one-vehicle rollover accident that potentially involves a person ejected from a vehicle and one still entrapped on Route 901 in Coal Township, according to emergency communications.

COAL TOWNSHIP — A Mount Carmel man accused of rape and incest was attacked by a fellow inmate at the Northumberland County Jail on Monday, Oct. 7, according to a press release from the Northumberland County District Attorney’s Office.

CATAWISSA — Rohrbach’s Farm Market hosted its Columbus Day Pumpkin Fall Festival on Monday. A 60-plus-year staple of the community, Rohrbach’s autumn festival season attracts all ages with a corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin-picking, playland, apple slingshot and other activities.

SHAMOKIN — Magisterial District Judge John Gembic issued a follow-up statement Monday night regarding his decision to issue a continuance of today’s scheduled hearing of accused child assaulter Jahrid Josef Burgess, 19, of Trevorton, due to his concerns for the safety of all those involved w…

Parents, students and community members who want to learn about the potential dangers of vaping should plan to attend one of two “Juuling Presentations” planned for later this month.

SHAMOKIN — Excited children, their parents, local businesses and officials made downtown Shamokin their spooky destination of choice for Sunday’s second annual “Trunk or Treat” event.

KULPMONT — Kulpmont resident Jill Smith accused borough councilman Walter Lutz of stealing a star from the former JH & CK Eagle Mill in Kulpmont during the public comment portion of Wednesday’s regularly scheduled meeting.

SHAMOKIN — Those of a younger generation who are unfamiliar with Shamokin’s history may not be aware of, or appreciate, the fact that a National Historic Landmark and ornate movie palace once stood at the corner of Diamond and Independence streets, where a Rite Aid parking lot now is situated.

MILTON — Even with impeachment and the madness of Washington swirling in the national news cycle, Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) was clearly focused on health care when he paid a visit to The Standard-Journal Friday.

MILTON — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) has heard about the boosts to depressed local economies that federal opportunity zones have sparked since being enacted as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — A local fugitive wanted in criminal homicide has been apprehended in New Mexico. According to state police at Lykens, on Oct. 2 criminal charges were authorized by the Dauphin County District Attorney’s office and an arrest warrant issued for Michael Paul Leary, 43,…

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania held its sixth annual Nursing White Coat ceremony Sept. 14, at the Haas Center for the Arts on campus. The White Coat Ceremony celebrates sophomore nursing students who are entering the next phase of their education.

STONINGTON — Shamokin Township’s Board of Supervisors announced that they have been officially notified by Aqua Pennsylvania of an upcoming project, which will involve the installation of a new 36-inch diameter water main pipe across Route 54 to connect its Roaring Creek Water Treatment Plan…

SUNBURY — A former Northumberland County Public Assistance Office (NCAO) employee was charged Thursday by the state Attorney General’s Office with using electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards of public assistance recipients to make unauthorized purchases totaling more than $8,600.

SHAMOKIN — Each year, the Shamokin Rotary Club organizes the operation of Santa’s Sleigh, which makes its way through the lower anthracite region for a two-week period each December, giving gifts and photo opportunities to area children.