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Betty Krepich tosses a flower wreath from the Berwick-Nescopeck bridge into the Susquehanna River during a brief stop by the participants in the Memorial Day parade Sunday. Behind her is Lois Kershner and in the back is Deb Podlinsek, who both also dropped flower wreaths from the bridge.
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Betty Krepich tosses a flower wreath from the Berwick-Nescopeck bridge into the Susquehanna River during a brief stop by the participants in the Memorial Day parade Sunday. Behind her is Lois Kershner and in the back is Deb Podlinsek, who both also dropped flower wreaths from the bridge.

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Lawyer argues Facebook rant against police wasn’t specific
BLOOMSBURG — A video rant posted on Facebook by a Bloomsburg man containing obscenities and threats against police...
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Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273 Memorial Day Service: 11 a.m., Elan Memorial Park, Lime Ridge, rain or shine....
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Machinist was avid hunter and fisherman
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... daughter of Chris Willson, Newtown Square, is 11 years old today. Grandparents are Michelle Kindt and Joe Willson...
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