Reports: Shamokin area X-acto stabbing, New Berlin area fire

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UNDATED – Two new stories in the local papers this morning:


In Coal Township, police say a stabbing at the Shamokin Middle School injured a student. The News Item reports a 14-year-old stabbed a fellow student on the with an X-acto knife blade January 30.  Charges are filed with Northumberland County Juvenile Court Services.


In Union County, a business was gutted by fire Monday. Daily Item reports the building housing Kauffman’s Auto Detailing was destroyed in a 5pm blaze. No injuries were reported at the business located along Smith Road near New Berlin.

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