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Reithoffers’ workers have installed the seats on the Sky Ride cables in preparation for the 161st Bloomsburg Fair, September 23 to October 1. Fair officials say the Sky Ride is set up early to insure time for the ride’s annual inspection.
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Reithoffers’ workers have installed the seats on the Sky Ride cables in preparation for the 161st Bloomsburg Fair, September 23 to October 1. Fair officials say the Sky Ride is set up early to insure time for the ride’s annual inspection.

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Waitress suing JDK Management, owner of Quaker Steak franchises
BLOOMSBURG — A waitress is suing the owner of Quaker Steak and Lube, claiming it’s paying servers below minimum wage....
Danville man faces charges for alleged texts to frat chums, threats of more
VALLEY TWP. — A Danville man is accused of sending topless photos of an ex-girlfriend to his fraternity brothers and...
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Danville State Hospital retiree enjoyed bowling
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Families confront choice: treatment or comfort for late-stage cancer cases?
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WASHINGTON (AP) —Wanted: Volunteers willing to be infected with the Zika virus for science. It may sound bizarre, but...
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Old N.J. steel mill will soon be world’s largest indoor farm
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Don of Millville- in 2010 both Houses of Congress were controlled by Dems and Embassy security funds were approved to...