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SEATTLE (AP) — Purple guitars, purple walkways and a crowd of purple-clad families adorned the newest park in Seattle — the long awaited Jimi Hendrix Park. The $2.2 million park, located... READ MORE »

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Naked photo of child on suspect’s lost phone led to arrest, police say
DANVILLE — A lost flip phone that opened to a picture of a naked child triggered the arrest Friday of a 74-year-old...
Burning debris likely spread, sparked fire in century-old Almedia building, chief says
ALMEDIA — Fire damaged a century-old carriage house Saturday afternoon when wind apparently carried burning yard debris...
Police: Man, 24, assaulted girl younger than 16
BERWICK — A Berwick man is wanted for the alleged rape of a young girl here, authorities said Saturday. Police are...
Impact of Bloom-area man’s pickup jarred resident, forced woman to shelter in hotel
BLOOMSBURG — A driver who slammed his pickup into a house near the fairgrounds earlier this month was driving drunk at...
‘Someone else had a beautiful sendoff,’ sister says
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Eleven days after laying his son to rest, Frank J. Kerrigan got a call from a friend. “Your...


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Ice Cream Social Benefit at Katys Church: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weather permitting, 440 Katys Church Road, Muncy, in Columbia...
• Jazz musician Joey Alexander, 14. • Actress Angela Kinsey, 46. • Rapper-producer Richie Rich, 50. • Basketball...
1867: Barbed wire was patented by Lucien B. Smith of Kent, Ohio. 1876: Lt. Col. Colonel George A. Custer and his 7th...
Landslide buries village BEIJING (AP) — Crews searching through the rubble left by a landslide that buried a mountain...
Casey decries health plan LANCASTER (AP) — Democratic Sen. Bob Casey told a town hall crowd that the Republican health...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-4-8-10-15 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-7, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-2-5, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-3-0-9...


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Actors John Hamm and Jenny Slate have sparked dating rumors this week after they were spotted at the movies together in...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was driving drunk at three times the legal limit when his Jeep Cherokee collided with...
Police: Passenger had booze, pot SCOTT TWP. — The passenger in a car stopped at a green light had marijuana and booze...
Landlords allege rent wasn’t paid BERWICK — The following landlord/tenant complaints of unpaid rent have been filed in...
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Bloomsburg woman recalls decades behind gavel
EPHRATA — “Things are changing all the time,” says auctioneer Kim Williams. She recognizes the ongoing need for...
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WASHINGTON — Are you seeking steps to keep your brain healthy in old age? There are no proven ways to stave off mental...
NEW YORK — The flu vaccine did a poor job protecting older Americans against the illness last winter, even though the...
Police: Horses may have been locked in barn for a year DEERING, N.H. (AP) —Police say four malnourished horses may...
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STATE COLLEGE — Criminal charges were filed Friday against a Centre County orthopedic surgeon who wrote 63...
NEW COLUMBIA — A billion dollar roofing firm will open a manufacturing plant this year, creating more than 40 jobs,...
WILKES-BARRE — Chief Allen L. Breach of the Locust Township Police Department will be one of three guests on this week’...
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Millville native a teacher, writer, photographer
Dorothy “Ellen” Allbeck Maurer died June 11, 2017, of congestive heart failure caused by chemo in 1995. She was born...
Former educator and reading specialist
Dorothy Jean Cope, 90, of Danville went to be with her Lord at 6:40 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Emmanuel...
Longtime employee of University bookstore
Betty Jayne “BJ” Catherman, age 88, of Danville and formerly of Sherwood Village, Bloomsburg, died at 11:23 a.m. Friday...
Benton native, educator, accomplished golfer
Linda Lea Kline died on June 16, 2017, in Clearwater, Fla., at the age of 75. Linda was born in Benton, on Dec. 5,...
HELENA, Mont. (AP) —Just outside a subdivision overlooking Lake Helena, a sandy, 12-acre field scattered with sagebrush...
Cooper R. Lovett Stanley and Caitlin (Atchison) Lovett, Stillwater, are the parents of a son, Cooper Riley, born...
SCOTT TWP. — Traffic along Lightstreet Road was closed in both directions for about an hour Saturday after a large...
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“Starting today and continuing much of the coming week, we are going to have what is known as a ‘summer cool-down.’ “...
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Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 400 shares of Medallion Financial Corp. in May 2012 at $11 a share, and the stock price had...
DANVILLE – Two Geisinger physician leaders are among the authors of an article in the Harvard Business Review: “Why GE...
Dear Mr. Berko: I have $2,000 to invest. Please tell me about Lenox, the company that makes that lovely china and our...
BERWICK — York rabbittransit has been awarded a grant from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund of the Central...
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A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the past week. None of these stories are...
ROSE: After Mike Lester of our news staff reported Wednesday that a medical marijuana-growing operation has been...
We live in a dirty world. Wherever we go, we are among microbes. Bacteria, fungi and viruses live on our phones, bus...
The public firestorm that erupted after Pennsylvania lawmakers granted themselves a big middle-of-the-night pay raise...
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Three weeks ago, Stranger Than Fiction touted the “genderless,” extraterrestrial-appearing Hollywood makeup artist...
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I just want to say the new service man (MATT) for service electric bloomsburg is wonderful for a young man he was...
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Bloomsburg Town Council trying to do things in secret... whats new?? Bloomsburg man, email ••• If you are going to...
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NCAA wants to determine whether style comes at the expense of safety
Oregon football players used three helmets last season — green, black and white — that were mixed and matched with...
Ganassi cars on the front row for road course race
SONOMA, Calif. — Chip Ganassi likes winners, and his drivers have him in prime position to celebrate another victory....
CHICAGO — Moments after Jaret Anderson-Dolan was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings, he hugged his mothers Fran and Nancy...
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 41 32.562 — — 6-4 W-1 22-11 19-21 New York 40 32.556 ½ — 2-8 L...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Dylan Bundy helped Baltimore avoid a dubious pitching record, throwing seven solid innings as...
MIAMI — Jon Lester gave up a three-run homer to J.T. Realmuto in the first inning and then settled down to help Chicago...
CLEVELAND — Brian Dozier hit a leadoff homer off closer Cody Allen to break an eighth-inning tie and Minnesota defeated...
WASHINGTON — Michael Taylor homered twice among his four hits, Trea Turner finished 5 of 5 with a walk and Washington...
ATLANTA — Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand...
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Blake Griffin has decided to test free agency, telling the Los Angeles Clippers that he is opting out of the final year...
CROMWELL, Conn. —Jordan Spieth continues to play just a little better than anyone else at the Travelers Championship....
Travelers Championship Third Round Jordan Spieth 63-69-66—198 -12 Boo Weekley 66-68-65—199 -11 Daniel Berger 68-67...
1. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 95.295 mph. 2. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 95.204. 3. (78) Martin Truex Jr.,...
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June 25, 1987 • Dwight Gooden improves to 4-1 in his fifth start since drug rehab, allowing only three hits in seven...
Today BASEBALL Little League 8-10-year-old all-stars at Bloomsburg Town Park Berwick vs. Selinsgrove.................
Rolling Pines WEDNESDAY NIGHT LEAGUE June 21 W L Jon Wharton/Phil Carroll 29 15 Dan Yeager/Dwayne Prosceno 27 17...
AUTO RACING 8:30 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, Azerbaijan Grand Prix, at Baku, Azerbaijan 11:30 a.m. NBCSN — Indy...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Chicago -115/+105 at Miami at Washington -145/+135 Cincinnati at Atlanta...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg’s Matt Lee went 4-for-4 with a double, scored two runs and drove in a run as Post 273 held off...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with SS Adam Hall on a minor league contract. BOSTON RED...
Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game. Aug. 5 — Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions. Aug. 9-13 — First preseason weekend of...
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3-D shoot today A 3-D archery shoot will be held today at the Bloomsburg Archery Club. The July 2 shoot will be held...
The 126th Annual Pennsylvania State Shotgunning Association shoot concluded a week ago at the association’s home...
The first Pennsylvania State Trapshoot was held in Williamsport.
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The traditional fair sign was just fine. I don’t know why you have to continue to change things on people. There are a...
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Don’t let beach-body anxiety spoil summer fun
NEW YORK — For some, bathing suit season is an anxious time that sucks the fun out of summer. Not everybody frets over...
Traveling with a suitcase has become an expensive headache for airline flyers. First, airlines started charging...
NEW YORK — Shoppers who became addicted to sales during the last recession have more tools than ever to cross-check...
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BUCKHORN — Here are Columbia County Christian School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: High Honor...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Shiloh Bible Church and St. Luke Lutheran...
MILLVILLE — Here are Millville Area High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: Distinguished...
Henry “Bear” and Christine Larsen of Danville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Christine Roland, to...
The Pine Barn Inn, Danville, was the setting for the ceremony uniting Alaina C. Mays and Nathan E. Neidig in marriage...
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BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Traveling Library will visit these locations this week: • Monday — Columbia County...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg SUNDAY — Gift shop: Closed. MONDAY — Gift shop: Pam Craig, Janet Burket; Info Desk: Betty...
26/MONDAY SMILE, Monday, 5:30 p.m., New Covenant Church, 212 W. 11th St., Berwick. Ralpho Coloring Club, Monday, 6-7...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Tuesday: Center closed; Hiawatha trip...
Master’s degree Thomas Fish completed his Master’s of Music degree in horn performance at Louisiana State University...
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ATLANTA — When actor Omari Hardwick read the script for the Starz drama series “Power,” he initially wanted to pass on...
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DEAR ABBY: I’m a single 38-year-old woman. I haven’t been in a relationship in more than 10 years because of school,...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You have the courage of your own convictions. You love to travel and experience different...
NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Barack Obama has officially blessed a book by his White House photographer. Obama is...