First Look Inside New Northumberland County Prison
COAL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- It's been almost three and a half years since the Northumberland County Prison was destroyed by fire, but it will soon come full circle. Construction is coming along on the new prison near Shamokin. Officials got a tour of the facility on Tuesday. January 14, 2015, is a day many people in Northumberland County won't soon forget. The Northumberland County Prison caught fire, forcing out all the inmates, and leading to the question of what comes next.