Fire crews and emergency personnel are responding to a barn fire on Route 61 in Shamokin Township, according to public 911 radio communications.
MOUNT CARMEL — When Salon 42 opened on Wednesday morning to provide free haircuts for students going back to school, owner Barb Wascavage said the line was at least 20 people long, stretched down the sidewalk.
Inflation is pushing the Pa. legislature’s annual cost-of-living adjustments even higher, with base salaries expected to exceed $100,000 in 2023.
LEWISBURG — Members of both the Buffalo Valley Regional Police and the Union County Sheriff’s Department will take to the streets with even more training after dealing with countless emergency situations in virtual reality.
NEW YORK (AP) — A small museum near New York's World Trade Center dedicated to preserving the memory of the Sept. 11 attacks is closing after Wednesday, the victim of financial pressures made worse by COVID-19.
LEWISBURG — The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning (BILL) has 20 courses available this fall and registration began Monday.
LEWISBURG — Union County commissioners gave a general “state of the county” presentation outlining current projects and ongoing discussions.
MILTON — Milton Borough Councilman Ruben Medina resigned last week from his elected position.
MIDDLEBURG — Snyder County will spend $19,500 to demolish a house at 31 W. Market St. in Middleburg to provide access to an adjacent county-owned building.
MIDDLEBURG — Snyder County commissioners took action Tuesday to sever its contract with food vendor Aramark after failing to reach an agreement over a dispute about the service at Snyder County Prison.
MIDDLEBURG — Snyder County Director of Elections Caleb Shaffer is leaving the position Sept. 2.
VALLEY TOWNSHIP — A driver on Interstate 80 pointed a firearm at a car full of people, including two children, on Sunday, according to state police at Milton.
VALLEY TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating the theft of $1,300 from the purse of a 20-year-old Danville woman on Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pace of sales at U.S. retailers was unchanged last month as persistently high inflation and rising interest rates forced many Americans to spend more cautiously.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney was increasingly open on Wednesday about considering a 2024 presidential campaign after soundly losing a Republican primary to a challenger backed by former President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON — Millions of Americans will be able to buy hearing aids without a prescription later this fall, under a long-awaited rule finalized Tuesday.
ALONG THE COLUMBIA RIVER (AP) — James Kiona stands on a rocky ledge overlooking Lyle Falls where the water froths and rushes through steep canyon walls just before merging with the Columbia River. His silvery ponytail flutters in the wind, and a string of eagle claws adorns his neck.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Heche, the Emmy-winning film and television actor whose dramatic Hollywood rise in the 1990s and accomplished career contrasted with personal chapters of turmoil, died of injuries from a fiery car crash. She was 53.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A man accused of firing shots inside the Mall of America before fleeing the suburban Minneapolis shopping complex with the help of several accomplices has been arrested in Chicago, authorities said.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York has amended several state laws to remove the word “inmate” and replace it with “incarcerated person” to refer to people serving prison time.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A jury on Tuesday acquitted a commercial truck driver of causing the deaths of seven motorcyclists in a horrific head-on collision in northern New Hampshire that exposed fatal flaws in the processing of license revocations across states.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A woman was sentenced Tuesday to more than two years in prison for trying to set fire to a 7-Eleven store in St. Louis during a 2020 protest that followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.