Three accused of breaking into abandoned St. Catherine Medical Center complexThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
West Mahanoy retroactively hires police officer, approves transfer of liquor licenseThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Update provided on Pumping Station Dam project at Shenandoah councilThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Diocese threatens legal action against theater for use of its own building over event disapprovalThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Skeletal remains found in Tomhicken identified after nearly 30 yearsThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Siblings On Road To Recovery After Skook Crash That Killed Grandmother
Elizabeth Ryan, 65, died when another driver struck her car head-on on Feb. 9, Daily Voice reported. Police said it happened on Route 901 near Old Phoenix Road in Cass Township. Her two grandchildren in the car, 8-year-old Laykin and 6-year-old Kaiden, were also hurt in the crash. "While Kaiden...
Barn Fire in Columbia County
WBRE/WYOU is reporting….A Columbia County meat market was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon. The fire started around 2:30 p.m. at a butcher shop housed in a barn in Catawissa. The business is located in the 500 block of Pfaler Street. When firefighters arrived the barn was fully engulfed in flames. No people or animals were injured in the fire. The barn is a total loss and a fire marshal will investigate the cause of the fire.
Hazleton announces Rockin’ The Mountain summer concert series
HAZLETON — The City of Hazleton is partnering up with Visit Luzerne Cou
Borough hires full-time, part-time cops, loses full-time cop, seeks more full-time cops
SHENANDOAH – The borough police force here, at Monday night’s council meeting, gained a full-time and part-time police officer, lost a full-time officer, and is continuing to seek more full-time officers. At the request of Mayor Andrew Szczyglak and Law & Order Committee Chairman Michael Whitecavage, council approved...
The total snowfall Schuylkill County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Cats Of Pottsville, PA Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around pottsville.
Three accused of price tag-switching scheme at Cabela’s
BERKS COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Three men have been charged after police say they committed a retail theft scheme by price-tag switching expensive items at Cabela’s. Accorind to the Tiden Township Police Department, three men Charles Lehman, 46, Timothy Kelly, 39, both of Barnesville, and Julius Dudash, 42, of Mahanoy City, are charged with conspiring to […]
Pennsylvania woman celebrates milestone birthday
HAZLETON, Pa. — Each month, the staff at the Pavilion at St. Luke Village in Hazleton host a party to celebrate those who have a birthday that month. There are five residents who are marking a milestone in February, but one in particular is extra special. Helen Rushinski is...
Parents withdraw kids from school over bullying, safety concerns
SHAMOKIN, NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY(WOLF) — Parents with students enrolled in the Shamokin Area School District are speaking out about issues they're experiencing with the school. “It started about two years ago, I started to get bullied by some of my peers, and they have been smoking in school, assaulting me,...
Luzerne County man accused of raping two teenage girls
HAZLETON, Pa. — Police in Luzerne County obtained a warrant this week for a man they believe raped two teenage girls last summer. Edwin Burgos is wanted in Hazleton on several counts of rape, sexual assault, and unlawful contact with a minor. According to charging documents, the 21-year-old Burgos came to know a 16-year-old girl by messaging her on Instagram.
Three accused of breaking into abandoned St. Catherine Medical Center complex
FOUNTAIN SPRINGS – Two men are in county prison and another is free on bail, all accused of breaking into the boiler room of the former Saint Catherine Medical Center here over the weekend. Jeffrey Murphy, 44, of 541 East 9th Street, Berwick, Brian Boblick, 39, of 237 South...
Mahanoy Area Basketball: Pefection Continues
Borough councilman seeks ‘war on trash’ dumping in town
SHENANDOAH – For the past few years, illegal dumping has made lesser-travelled thoroughfares in the borough, like South Vine Street at West Poplar, and East Poplar near the former Martin Shirt factory, unsightly. One councilman, Vice President Mike “Zeckie” Uholik, asked the rest of the body to declare “war...
PA Bloomsburg's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to bloomsburg..
Man Jailed on 45 Charges in Northumberland County
COAL TOWNSHIP – The Northumberland County Sheriff Office, with the help of the US Marshal Fugitive Task Force, executed a search warrant on a Coal Township man, who has 45 charges against him. Police say that Joe Kemper was wanted on a Bench Warrant for failing to appear at...
Ex-secretary convicted of theft pens apology letter to borough, residents
SHENANDOAH – At Monday night’s meeting, Shenandoah Borough Council read aloud an apology letter from their former secretary convicted of theft of funds. Alyssa Lynn Boris pleaded guilty to a single felony count of theft by unlawful taking last month. She was accused of swiping nearly $27,000 in...
Margaret Carol Wininger Identified As 'Sugarloaf Jane Doe'
Margaret Carol Wininger was the "Sugarloaf Jane Doe," troopers wrote in a release. Wininger's remains were found badly decomposed off of Tomhicken Road in Sugarloaf Township on Dec. 12, 1994, authorities said. The condition of the remains prevented investigators from identifying her, or even learning her cause of death, for decades, officials explained.
West Mahanoy retroactively hires police officer, approves transfer of liquor license
SHENANDOAH HEIGHTS – A former Shenandoah police officer didn’t move far away, and an auto... The post West Mahanoy retroactively hires police officer, approves transfer of liquor license appeared first on The Shenandoah Sentinel.
Visit the Kaier Mansion with Mike Stevens | Back Down The Pennsylvania Road
MAHANOY CITY, Pa. — The Kaier Mansion is a one-of-a-kind, century-old structure in Schuylkill County. Mike Stevens got a tour of the building in 2000, and we're getting another look on this trip Back Down The Pennsylvania Road. The Kaier Mansion now operates as a bed and breakfast in...
Update provided on Pumping Station Dam project at Shenandoah council
SHENANDOAH – The revival of the former Pumping Station Dam recreational area, affectionately known as... The post Update provided on Pumping Station Dam project at Shenandoah council appeared first on The Shenandoah Sentinel.