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A lamb follows a ewe through a farm yard at 252 Frosty Valley Road in Hemlock Township on Tuesday afternoon in an early spring snowfall.
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A lamb follows a ewe through a farm yard at 252 Frosty Valley Road in Hemlock Township on Tuesday afternoon in an early spring snowfall.

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POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police say a northern Idaho man called 9-1-1 a dozen times to report being overcharged at a bar and now faces a $1,000 fine and a year in jail. Post Falls police... READ MORE »

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NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Noah, the newly announced host of "The Daily Show," rejected the backlash over his graphic tweets targeting Jews and women as an unfair reflection of him and his... READ MORE »

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BU student charged with stealing game system, other goods in dorm
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student who stole an Xbox and other electronics from fellow students was tripped...
Danville customer forced to close her checking after scam
DANVILLE — Betty Pirnot keeps a close eye on her checking account. So when a withdrawal for $38.48 for Internet...
Bloom woman lost control of truck on snowy curve, police say
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman drove her pickup into a utility pole during Tuesday’s snowstorm, sending the pole...
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man sold methamphetamine to a police informant while his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son was home,...
CEO calls slurs aired on radio station an ‘affront’
LEWISBURG AP) — Bucknell University expelled three students over a campus radio broadcast in which they made racist...
Request would cost about $10 per 1,000 kilowatt-hours, utility says
ALLENTOWN — PPL on Tuesday asked the state for permission to increase the rate it charges customers for delivering...
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ENGLISH LANGUAGE CLUB: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., for ladies to learn English and cultures, library of Calvary Baptist Church...
• Actor Asa Butterfield, 18. • Country singer Hillary Scott (Lady Antebellum), 29. • Actor Josh Zuckerman, 30. •...
• Millville School Board plans to meet Thursday, April 2, at 7 p.m. in the high school library to vote on the results...
1945: American forces launched the amphibious invasion of Okinawa during World War II. (U.S. forces succeeded in...
Death penalty cases spike UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Egypt and Nigeria accounted for over 1,000 of the death sentences...
Alleged hostage taker ID’d ELKINS PARK (AP) — Authorities have identified a 25-year-old Philadelphia man as the...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-4-14-18-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-0 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-1-9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 8-1-9-1 MIDDAY PICK...
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A New York author is working on a book about one of Berwick’s most famous native sons, and he’s hoping to exchange...
SHAMOKIN (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania man turned his mother’s day care center into a heroin den once the kids left...
SALEM TWP. — A Berwick woman told police she fell asleep at the wheel before she crashed head-on into a pickup on Route...
BERWICK — An alleged heroin dealer had her preliminary hearing postponed Tuesday when she arrived in court without an...
POTTSVILLE (AP) — Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal was rushed to a hospital to be treated for complications from...
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DSH retiree enjoyed ballroom dancing, travel
Mary Shrawder Prosseda, 90, a guest of Emmanuel Nursing Center, Danville, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 30...
Berwick football fan retired from PennDOT
William E. Laubach, age 75, of 217 E. Fifth St. (P.O. Box 91) Mifflinville, died at 12:13 p.m. Monday, March 30, 2015,...
Was active member of Stuart Tank Committee
Frederick A. Shepperly, 93, of Roslyn Drive, Berwick, died Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the Berwick Hospital Center....
Photographer, Berwick Hospital receptionist
Sandra J. Dreisbach, 74, of Berwick passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at the Berwick Hospital Center. She was the...
Farm employee enjoyed working with animals
Bryan E. Harris, 24, of Ridge Road, Benton, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at his home while he was sleeping. Born May...
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters resisted using the word “retirement” when she left “The View” and here’s one reason why...
DANVILLE — The Danville Cross Walk will begin at Trinity Lutheran Church on Market Street here at 11 a.m. Friday. It...
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvanians who can’t pay their home heating bills are getting more time to apply for public assistance...
Attempted ATM theft reported DERRY TWP. — Someone tried to break into an ATM at the Washingtonville Laundromat at Blue...
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LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her...
‘Last Supper’ to be presented DANVILLE — “The Last Supper” will be presented at Shiloh United Church of Christ at 7...
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“You can say March ended roaring like a lion or April Fool’s Day came a day early, but we had several bursts of snow...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota, whose oil riches have been unlocked by the use of hydraulic fracturing, said...
Three-car crash closes Route 11 HUNLOCK TWP. — Route 11 near the Garden Drive-In was closed for about an hour Tuesday...
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Dodgers’ Kershaw to earn league-high $31M
NEW YORK — Even before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set. The...
Four No. 1 seeds advance to semi for third time ever
The women’s Final Four will have a familiar feel to it with three of last year’s teams back in the national semifinals...
Presumably weak conference has two teams in Final Four
MILWAUKEE — After Michigan State clinched a spot in the Final Four over the weekend, Wisconsin’s Sam Dekker wrote a...
FALL RIVER, Mass. — New England Patriots team owner Robert Kraft testified Tuesday that his former star tight end Aaron...
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OKLAHOMA CITY —Thunder star Kevin Durant had bone graft surgery Tuesday for a fracture in his right foot, and the team...
CLEARWATER, Fla. —Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown will start the season on the disabled list. The 27-...
DENVER — When it comes to scoring, Sid the Kid’s pace this season is no match for the greatest by the Great One....
WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team...
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Breanna Stewart is among the best players in women’s basketball, and she never takes it for granted. Connecticut’s...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. Tennessee announced the...
INDIANAPOLIS — Quinn Buckner says he and his 1976 Indiana teammates aren’t chilling any champagne to uncork in...
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April 1, 1985 • Dwayne McClain scores 17 points, and eighth-seeded Villanova shoots 78.6 percent from the field to...
Wednesday BASEBALL High school GAR ar Northwest............... 4:15 p.m. S. Williamsport at Central.... 4:30 p.m....
spring training AMERICAN LEAGUE W L Pct Oakland 19 9.679 Kansas City 17 10.630 Boston 14 10.583 Toronto 16 12....
berwick • HEAD COACH: Bob Calarco, 11th season • LAST YEAR: 4-3 • CAREER RECORD: 31-43-1 • ASSISTANTS: Jon Pruitt,...
NCAA BASKETBALL NCAA Tournament Saturday Final Four at Indianapolis FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Kentucky 5 131...
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Released RHP Felipe Paulino. KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Released INF Rafael...
H.S. BASKETBALL 9 p.m. ESPN — McDonald’s All-American Game, at Chicago ——————————————— NHL 8 p.m. NBCSN —...
NBA LEAGUE LEADERS Scoring G FG FT PTS AVG Westbrook, OKC 59 537 483 1626 27.6 Harden, HOU 73 582 640 1988 27.2...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Logan Albright, research analyst for FreedomWorks. On March 23, 2010......
Gay, religious compromise
It’s being hailed as “the Utah Miracle.” There’s a lesson in it for Indiana, for Bloomsburg, and for every other...
This is the 100th anniversary year of what is now the Geisinger Health System. Abigail Geisinger, the founder of...
Recent Press Enterprise news articles addressed the gas pipeline proposed for Columbia County. Williams propaganda...
Homeowners, beware of Gov. Wolf’s plan for school property tax elimination. Gov. Wolf acknowledges the problem of...
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Here are local egg hunts and other Easter activities: Today • BERWICK — Meet the Easter Bunny Night, 6-8 p.m.,...
Emanuel’s to mark Good Friday MAINVILLE — Good Friday will be observed at 7 p.m. Friday at Emanuel’s Reformed Church....
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Do you love macaroni and cheese? Stupid question, right? OK, so let’s try this one: How could you love macaroni and...
I made this pie in honor of my mother. Her favorite candy bar is a Mounds, and this pie is reminiscent of that dark...
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DETROIT (AP) — Many tractor-trailers on the nation’s roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed...
BERWICK — Three Berwick Odyssey of the Mind teams advanced to the state finals and a fourth won an award at a regional...
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, (AP) — Authorities say two people have been found dead in a Philadelphia-area residence, and the...
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So much has happened this last week. Disappointed, perplexed, grieving, yet rejoicing.... These descriptions all fit...
It’s just not Easter without some sort of coconut dessert, whether it’s a classic Southern coconut cake or a creamy...
With Easter on its way, my mind has turned to scalloped potatoes, always a big hit at a holiday feast. And really, what...
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Employee of month Gavin Leotaud was named employee of the month for March at Balanced Care At Bloomsburg, for being...
Used cell phone collection planned BLOOMSBURG — During April, The Women’s Center Inc. will paint the Town of...
Class breakfast slated this Saturday BLOOMSBURG — Central Class of 1965 will meet for breakfast, Saturday, April 4, at...
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I’d like make a comment about the 30 Seconds comment made yesterday about the porch collapse in Bloom. If you think...
DETROIT (AP) — Those pricey high-tech systems that automatically stop or slow your car if it’s about to run into...
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Adam West is 86, but he believes he has one good turn as Batman left him in. West and sidekick Burt Ward (Robin)...
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DEAR READERS: In honor of April Fools’ Day, I’ll share a couple of offbeat letters I’ve received from readers who have...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Please discuss low sodium. My last blood sodium shows 129 on a scale of 136 to 146. I have been on a...
NEW YORK (AP) —ABC’s “General Hospital” has earned a leading 28 nominations for the Daytime Emmy awards. Nominations...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are serious, hardworking and reliable. Nevertheless, you have a star quality that attracts...