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Breaking NewsWoman who drove into cruiser's path was drunk, cops say

UPDATED 2:57pm - BERWICK — An intoxicated driver with a 3-year-old passenger charged...

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South Centre Police get about $12 of $125 speeding tab, top cop says

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Convertible crossed into oncoming lane, according to police

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from... READ MORE »

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South Centre Police get about $12 of $125 speeding tab, top cop says
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Speeding tickets here may cost drivers more than $125, but the township’s police department only...
Convertible crossed into oncoming lane, according to police
BERWICK — A 78-year-old man charged with driving drunk admitted to police he had “a couple more than I should have,”...
Chef of new Bloom takeout business lists homecooked meals daily
BLOOMSBURG — Passers-by have been stopping at Dave Dick’s new meal takeout business, asking for a copy of his menu....
Most recent ban on contact issued just months after she dropped an earlier one
JERSEYTOWN — A woman has won another protection-from-abuse order against her husband, months after she dropped a...
Woman found lying on Route 11, officer says
SCOTT TWP. — An obviously intoxicated bicyclist found face down in the middle of Route 11 Friday night faces a possible...
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1923: The Japanese cities of Tokyo and Yokohama were devastated by an earthquake that claimed some 140,000 lives. 1939...
Elysburg Rotary 5-K Run: Registration 8 a.m., run at 9, Community Park, Elysburg. WOUNDED WARRIORS ICE BUCKET...
• Country singer Angaleena Presley (Pistol Annies), 38. • Actor Scott Speedman, 39. • Former White House Press...
Armored truck spills money CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Police say an armored truck overturned on a Rhode Island highway...
• Marr Development wants to build 22 housing units on 5.85 acries at the rear of 611 Race St., Mifflinville; zoners...
Cops: Brother-in-law slain LEVITTOWN (AP) — Police say a fight between brothers-in-law led one to fatally shoot the...
TREASURE HUNT: 01-13-16-17-19 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 8-3-0 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 9-7-8-9 MIDDAY QUINTO: 4-3-9-5-2 EVENING...
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This Saturday, the Columbia County Historical and Genealogical Society will mark its 100th birthday with an open house...
SCRANTON (AP) — Scranton is a city of 76,000 people with a housing stock largely built before 1940 for a population...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — EQT Corp. told the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that it sent 21 tons of drill...
LAKE ARIEL (AP) — Authorities say the three people killed in an SUV rollover here Saturday were juveniles. The vehicle...
SCOTT TWP. — Calvary Baptist Church will kick off a new year of Awana on Wednesday. The church offers four clubs for...
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Q. I was cured of terrible itching from mosquito bites all over my back. My Moroccan friend squashed a ripe avocado and...
WASHINGTON (AP) —If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama’s law this year, you’ll need a new form from...
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Former teacher and librarian enjoyed travel
Anne M. (Magera) Rishe, age 98, a resident of her home in Bloomsburg since 1950, died on Saturday afternoon, Aug. 30,...
Former longtime Berwick woman loved baking
Anna (Kinney) Koval, 98, of Yukon, Okla., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, just one week short of...
Private graveside services to be held for infant
Aria Jean Bello, infant daughter of Frank and Roberta Bello of Bloomsburg, was born to heaven on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014...
• A get-well card shower is requested for Maxine Knecht. Cards and get-well messages may be sent to her at Balanced...
$7G spent to fight mayor’s $37.50 fine FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The city of Fairbanks, Alaska, has so far spent about...
BEIRUT (AP) — Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights...
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The gateway to heroin isn’t necessarily on some darkened street corner or alley — for many, it’s in their doctors’...
ROSE: This is a very late-blooming rose for former Bloomsburg councilman and historic preservationist Bill Brobst....
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Edible insects are boon to Thailand’s farmers
THANON NANG KLARN, Thailand — Depending solely on the rains to either yield a good rice crop or leave their fields dry...
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — College students have always had a taste for beer, and archaeologists have uncovered new...
LONDON (AP) — A century ago, British soldiers marched off to fight in World War I to a cheerful, bittersweet tune...
LONDON (AP) — An unused chapter of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” has been released — 50 years after Roald Dahl’s...
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Rare overnight rains soften dirt, leading to event at dry lake bed, scientists say
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks — some weighing...
Third of N.J. buses late for their stops NEWARK, N.J. (AP) —New Jersey Transit plans to make changes after new data...
Artists say state themes relatively popular
LANSING, Mich. (AP) —The state’s Pure Michigan tourism campaign is getting a little ink — on people’s bodies. Michigan...

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