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4 DUI ARRESTS MADE DURING DETAIL Arrests made during a DUI detail in Northumberland County over the weekend.  State police say that from 10pm on Saturday night into 3am on Sunday, they set up a DUI checkpoint in the county stopping 115 vehicles.  Police say they arrested three drivers for driving under the influence of…more »

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22 ARRESTED IN LARGE DRUG BUST OPERATION Operation Save Milton took place last Thursday as some 160 law enforcement personnel spread out across Northumberland and Dauphin counties to arrest 22 persons involved in a drug distribution ring said to have brought in a million dollars worth of cocaine, heroin and fentanyl over the past few…more »

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RAISE THE REGION WRAPS UP Another successful Raise the Region event wrapped up at midnight last night.  With a fundraising effort which began at 6pm on Wednesday evening, 273 non-profit agencies from across Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Union and Snyder Counties shared in just shy of $1.5 million dollars over the 30 hours of online fundraising. …more »

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RAISE THE REGION The annual Raise the Region fundraising effort with the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania is underway.  Hundreds of thousands of dollars have been raised so far  with 283 non-profit agencies in Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder and Union Counties registered.  The Blaise Alexander Family Dealership has once again supplied $150,000 dollars in…more »