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MARINO TO RESIGN 12th district Congressman Tom Marino of Cogan  Station has decided to resign.  In a statement released yesterday, Marino announced the resignation, saying he was going to work in the private sector, saying that he can use both his legal and business experience to create jobs around the country.  The congressman was just…more »

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TWO FIRES RULED AS ARSON Fire investigators have ruled that two city fires within a week of each other late last year were intentionally set.  The first was on November 25th, a fire which destroyed a home occupied by Freddie Jones at 906 Seneca Avenue in Newberry  The second was on December 2nd at an…more »

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THREE SUSPECTS IN BEAVERTOWN BURGLARIES Middleburg police say they have three suspects they plan on filing charges against for more than 40 burglaries in Beavertown in Snyder County the day after Christmas.  The three are 22, 18 and 16 year old males from Union County and are accused of breaking into vehicles and garages taking…more »

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TRAFFIC STOPS TURN UP DRUGS Two men busted on the same day in the city of Williamsport last week for drugs following vehicle stops there. Both took place on January 8th. In the first, 27 year old Tyra Golden of Williamsport, a convicted drug dealer and gang member was found with concealed heroin and cocaine…more »

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