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Players from the South Columbia Little League team watch their teammate Dylan Seely, left, hit the ball during the bottom of the first inning of Sunday afternoon’s Little League Minor Division game against Lewisburg at Ber-Vaughn Park in Berwick.
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Players from the South Columbia Little League team watch their teammate Dylan Seely, left, hit the ball during the bottom of the first inning of Sunday afternoon’s Little League Minor Division game against Lewisburg at Ber-Vaughn Park in Berwick.

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Danville woman accused of ordering child to damage treadmill, then lie
CATAWISSA — A woman forced a young girl to damage another woman’s treadmill, then threatened the girl to keep her quiet...
Ex-Bloom man pleads guilty to trafficking in bath salts, synthetics
WILLIAMSPORT — Another defendant indicted in an alleged $10 million global trafficking network that sold synthetic mind...
$34M building boasts food processing lab, TV studio, turf room
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Central Columbia’s new $34 million high school includes a TV studio, a turf room, and a food...
Money will go into footbridges and fill for 12-mile path from Danville to Bloomsburg
LEWISBURG — Planners for a riverside hiking and biking trail between Danville and Bloomsburg are talking with renewed...
Drug found during exam at Columbia lockup
BLOOMSBURG — A woman managed to conceal two wrapped balls of heroin inside her vagina for a day after being jailed on a...
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Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Emmanuel Bible Chapel, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, Berwick. Lightstreet Fire Company Carnival:...
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Paula Maggio had never heard of Bloomsburg before she wound up here for a Bloomsburg University conference on English...
BRIAR CREEK — Richard Wayne Barnes, 45, of 652 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, was charged with harassment after pushing...
Negotiations between the Wolf administration and lawmakers will resume today after Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, vetoed...
HARRISBURG — After three years of futility, Republicans finally used their majorities in Pennsylvania’s state House and...
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NEW YORK (AP) —Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Daily weather patterns have changed in recent decades, making eastern North America, Europe and...
HOLLISTER, Calif. (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of setting off fireworks at a July Fourth block party,...
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Bloom rescue craft fished damaged boat out of creek, fire chief says
BLOOMSBURG — Two men had to swim out of Fishing Creek Sunday when their small boat overturned, a fire official says....
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BERWICK — There will be a rabies clinic Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, at North Berwick Animal Hospital, 235 W. 17th St...
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I’m a resident of Brookside Village and a frequent visitor to Stoney Brook Circle, I’m amazed how it appears the owners...
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“It has been quite a while since we’ve had an extended period of dry conditions, and this week won’t break the pattern...
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SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — A large wave washed out the Fourth of July fireworks show in a Jersey shore community....
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ATLANTA — Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and the Philadelphia...
LOS ANGELES — Steven Matz scattered two hits over six scoreless innings, Wilmer Flores went 4 for 5, and the New York...
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CHICAGO — Jonathan Schoop homered in his first at-bat since coming off the disabled list and Miguel Gonzalez threw six...
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NEW YORK — Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City’s Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving...
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July 6, 1985 • Jim Wentworth cracks a double, a single and drives in a run to help Danville’s American Legion team to...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Danville at Juniata............... 5:45 p.m. Little League Major Division at Mary...
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man who survived being badly burned in a lawnmower explosion was discharged Friday...
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... son of Mark and Ann Kimmel, Gallatin, Tenn., will turn 11 on Tuesday. His grandparents are Ken Kimmel, Danville;...
... daughter of Joe and Stephanie Andreacci, Bloomsburg, will turn 5 Thursday. Grandparents are Dianne Albertson and...
... son of Desirae N. Sult and Michael A. Silvetti Sr., both of Berwick, turned 1 year old on Sunday. Grandparents are...
... son of Jared and Amanda Staskiel, Millville, turned 2 July 1. Grandparents are David and Mechelle Hendricks,...
... daughter of Kayla and her husband Joseph Mulé, Mocanaqua, and Lundy Meade and his wife April, Wapwallopen, turned 8...
... daughter of Tracy and Stephen Eveland, Mocanaqua, turned 1 year old on June 26. Her grandparents are Betty...
... daughter of Hope and Jonathan Hand, Danville, turned 12 on July 3. Grandparents are Gloria and Gary Woolcock,...
... daughter of Amber and Austin Berg, Whitehall, will turn 8 on Sunday. Grandparents are Christine and Jim Holloway,...
... daughter of Megan Kishbaugh, Berwick, is 2 years old today. Grandparents are Shelley Silvette and Tim Kishbaugh,...
... daughter of Joe and Michelle Murphy, Catawissa, turned 7 on July 2. She is the granddaughter of Joe Murphy, New...
... son of Joe and Michelle Murphy, Catawissa, will turn 10 Friday. He is the grandson of Joe Murphy, New Columbia;...
... daughter of Lisa and Jesse Hopper, Catawissa, turned 6 on July 1. Grandparents are Patsy Doraski, Catawissa; Jesse...
... son of Tim Hare, Bloomsburg, and Melissa Chivers, Stillwater, celebrated his fourth birthday on July 4. His...
... son of Darin and Dawn Bettinger, Bloomsburg, is 6 years old today. Grandparents are Patrick and MaryAnn McCabe,...
... daughter of Joelle and John Leh, will turn 12 on Sunday. Her grandparents are Joyce and Jan Girton, Mifflinville;...
... daughter of Mark and Megan Post, Nescopeck, is 9 years old today. Grandparents are Marlin and Teri Henrie,...
... son of Kevin and Tracie Wood, Bloomsburg, will turn 3 Wednesday. He is the grandson of Steven and Barbara Page,...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Here are Central Columbia High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: • Ninth...
STATE COLLEGE — Here are local students who recently made dean’s list status at Penn State University: Cenan Abdul-al...