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Officers: Search yielded AR-15, 9 mm, heroin
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —When police stopped a car for a broken tail light and a brake light that was not working, they found...
GMC staffer believes thieves targeted her Hemlock flock
HEMLOCK TWP. — Five lambs in a flock of rare purebred sheep were nabbed from Marushka Farms here sometime in the last...
Board to hire firm to study protection
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg school district has saved $3.5 million since the town’s last flood in 2011 to fund future...
Domino’s says driver kept $256, a $10.99 pie and $45 ‘hot bag’
BERWICK — A Domino’s pizza driver failed to make his final delivery of the night July 2 — a $10.99 medium pie — and did...
Minuteman companies accused of putting ineligible ‘ghost employees’ on policy
MAHONING TWP. — Who cares if Minuteman towing companies put family members on their health insurance rolls, lawyers...
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• Actress Jaime Pressly, 38. • Actress Hilary Swank, 41. • Actor Terry Crews, 47. • Actress Vivica A. Fox, 51...
• WPX Energy Appalachia Inc. of Canonsburg plans to drill and develop natural gas wells on the M. Martin 1V drilling...
1942: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a bill creating a women’s auxiliary agency in the Navy known as “Women...
Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape Center, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg. Columbia County Volunteers in...
Disney’s Paris pricing eyed BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is looking into complaints that Disneyland Paris is...
Philly lawmaker indicted PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah paid off an illegal $1 million campaign loan with...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-2-5-20-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-3-3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-1-7-0 MIDDAY PICK FIVE...
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What better way to enjoy the summer than at a firefighter’s carnival? The Catawissa Hose Co. has four days of...
BERWICK — Those living within 10 miles of the Susquehanna Steam Electric Plant can pick up potassium iodide pills...
PINE TWP. — The owner of a landfill here has been granted a new 10-year permit, according to published reports. J.P....
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A spike in slot machine and table game use and cost-cutting helped significantly boost third-...
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Berwick High graduate was born in New York
Evelyn Ridall, 82, formerly of Broad Street, Berwick, died on Monday, July 27, 2015, at Orangeville Nursing and...
Hunter accused of killing protected animal
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota dentist who has become the target of worldwide outrage for hunting and killing a...
Air Force veteran was avid outdoorsman
Paul A. Reider passed away quietly Monday, July 27, 2015, at the Bonham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in...
Sunday services planned for nonagenarian
Elizabeth (Betty) McMichael, 95, formerly of Belles Hill Road, Shickshinny, passed away at her home in Norfolk, Va.,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lifetime TV’s “The Balancing Act” will feature several touring Broadway shows this summer, including...
Ryker J. Marcotte Bryan and Lindsay (Zboray) Marcotte of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Ryker James, born...
• A thinking-of-you card shower is requested for Starla Keck. Notes of cheer may be sent to her at 1912 Jessup St.,...
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MIDDLETOWN (AP) — A truck driver who purchased a Mega Millions ticket at a truck stop in Milton claimed his $92 million...
BLOOMSBURG — The Summer Food Service Program ensures that children can enjoy nutritious meals when school is out of...
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Shepherdess Marie Minnich can tell her animals apart on sight by their markings — and sometimes by their yowls alone —...
“Today will be the third day in a row of hot, humid conditions. There will be the chance for a few showers and...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The discovery of a piece of aircraft wing on an island in the western Indian Ocean is...
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Kraft: ‘I was wrong to put my faith in the league’
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady took the fight over his “Deflategate” suspension to social media and federal court on...
Receiver caught eight TDs last season as a rookie
LATROBE — Ben Roethlisberger looked to his left, turned to his right and sent a 50-yard rainbow down the sideline....
WASHINGTON — Speaker John Boehner has a message for everyone wondering what happens when he plays golf with President...
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MINNEAPOLIS — Andrew McCutchen hit a home run and turned an RBI single into a race around the bases while Minnesota...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 57 42.576 — — 8-2 W-4 30-17 27-25 Baltimore 51 49.510 6½ 1 6...
NEW YORK — Justin Upton homered and drove in three runs, and Yonder Alonso also connected as the San Diego Padres beat...
CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth, rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Justin Verlander outlasted Chris Archer for his first win this season and Detroit avoided a three...
TORONTO — Troy Tulowitzki homered and had three hits in his Blue Jays debut as Toronto beat the Philadelphia Phillies,...
BALTIMORE — Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and...
SAN FRANCISCO —Hunter Pence doubled in Matt Duffy to break a scoreless tie in the seventh inning, and San Francisco...
SEATTLE — Welington Castillo homered twice off Seattle ace Felix Hernandez, including a two-run shot in the first...
MIAMI — Bryce Harper blasted two home runs into the upper deck and drove in four for Washington in a win over Miami....
CHICAGO — Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for a Cubs pitcher in more than a decade,...
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GAINESVILLE, Va. —Most of the world’s top players are skipping the Quicken Loans National. Justin Rose wouldn’t miss it...
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson burst through the line of scrimmage and veered toward the sideline as he headed...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Darrelle Revis has something the New York Jets and their frustrated fans have been dreaming...
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July 30, 1985 • Brady Taylor’s seventh-inning single leads South Columbia’s Junior Division All-Stars to a 3-2 win...
Today BASEBALL Little League Major Division State tournament at Newville S. Columbia vs. Back Mtn.......... 4 p.m...
Frosty Valley Country Club FAMILY PAR 3 TOURNAMENT July 26 Net: Wally Weckter/Linda Weckter, 20; Steve Leitzel/...
CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE 8:30 p.m. ESPN2 — British Columbia at Winnipeg ——————————————— GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC —...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Washington -150/+140 at Miami at New York -115/+105 San Diego at...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB S/W-B (Yankees) 57 48.543 — Buffalo (Blue Jays) 54 50.519 2½...
BASEBALL Major League Baseball OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL — Suspended New York Yankees minor league (...
NEWVILLE — Dylan Harris hit a two-run walk-off double to lift South Columbia’s Major Division All-Stars to a 7-6 win...
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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A man who was stopped along a road on Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation gunned down a family who...
LIGHTING FIXTURES DETAILS: Cooper Lighting, Portfolio and Utilitech fluorescent lighting fixtures. This recall...
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‘Bachelorette” Kaitlyn Bristowe turned in one of the show’s most memorable seasons to date, but it was pure luck that...
DALLAS (AP) — A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a...
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DEAR CAR TALK: I recently took my wife’s 2001 Accord to my (independent) mechanic for a 180,000-mile “checkup.” I told...
2015 Mini Cooper S Hardtop 4 Door
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DETROIT (AP) — If you loved Kenner Products’ remote control “Ricochet” toy car as a kid and covet the new Ford Edge as...
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I just read with interest the excellent letter to the editor, July 16, by Mildred and Richard Vought which are my...
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DEAR ABBY: A trusted and beloved family member who takes care of my cats — and therefore has a key to my house — has...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I read a lot about research for cancer and HIV, and nothing about money spent for help with arthritis...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are physical in your approach to life. You also are confident and decisive. You set...
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Still smarting over the rejection of his state police commissioner selection, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has kicked...
But crimes spark reform
While science and medicine continue to make great strides in treating the body, help lags for those with troubles of...
Anyone who knows me can tell you I have an extremely tough hide and no criticism can get through that hide, except an...
“For me America isn’t just a country. It’s a place that literally changed the history of my family.” — Marco Rubio...
The Warrior Run School Board secretly bypassed the bargaining table when they unilaterally petitioned for fact-finding...
“During the four months that the cellphone was in use, Brady had exchanged nearly 10,000 text messages, none of which...
Since Mr. Whitmire finds lying so repulsive, his screed accusing Donald Trump of doing so smacks of hypocrisy. And his...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The Federal Reserve appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled Wednesday...
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Jianny Five is a docile little robot. Nothing here to fear. He’s just a platform with wheels and...