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A flag on Dillon Floral is blown to the left as the lighter clouds on the left of the picture rotate back toward Route 11 from the river as a tornado warning covered the area Tuesday evening.
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A flag on Dillon Floral is blown to the left as the lighter clouds on the left of the picture rotate back toward Route 11 from the river as a tornado warning covered the area Tuesday evening. 

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Posted on: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 5:27am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An African-American church in South Carolina that was burned down by the Ku Klux Klan in 1995 caught fire again Tuesday night, though authorities said it was too soon... READ MORE »

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Expelled nurse anesthesia student’s rights violated over delayed drug test, jury finds
WILKES-BARRE — A former nurse anesthesia student has won a $1.5 million verdict against Geisinger Medical Center and...
Two men allegedly sold meth, heroin to support their own opiate habits
BERWICK — Two Berwick men arrested Monday were selling methamphetamine and heroin to support their own heroin habits,...
No twister or severe wind damage reported; some trees downed
BLOOMSBURG — Severe thunderstorms and high winds pelted the area last night and resulted in a tornado warning from the...
BERWICK — Police are looking for a pregnant teen and her boyfriend, whom they believe were making meth at a residence...
Abuse allegedly aimed at dispatchers, Scott Police
BLOOMSBURG — A Montour Township man cursed a 9-1-1 dispatcher and made lewd and offensive remarks about police,...
Brooklyn man then ordered to serve eight years in plea deal
DANVILLE — A Brooklyn man was sentenced to eight years in state prison Tuesday for operating a heroin ring that used...
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1863: The pivotal, three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg, resulting in a Union victory, began in Pennsylvania. 1934...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Wesley UM Church gym, 130 W. Third St., Bloomsburg. Berwick H.S. Class of 1945: Noon, Morris’...
• The state has been advised that Francis Golumb plans to remove soil contaminated with fuel oil at 27 Third Lane,...
• Actress Hilarie Burton, 33. • Actress Liv Tyler, 38. • Actress Melissa Peterman, 44. • Actress Pamela Anderson...
N.Y. prison leaders off job ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been...
Mom cleared in baby death HUNTINGDON (AP) — A State College woman has been acquitted in the death of her infant son...
TREASURE HUNT: 9-10-12-20-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-6-2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-7-6-1 MIDDAY PICK...
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HARRISBURG — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday he will veto the Republican-crafted spending plan the GOP’s huge...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A task force headed by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is recommending legislation it says...
Good news from Shickshinny! World War II veteran William Adkins has his grave marker after all. It was just in the...
CATAWISSA — A drunken man leaving the Cracker Barrel here lost control of his pickup, snapping a utility pole in half...
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Lynn A. Krieger, 51, of Drums passed away unexpectedly Monday evening, June 29, 2015, at her home. Born in Hazleton on...
Funeral arrangements are pending
Gerald Lynn Sweitzer, 57, of Lehigh Gorge, Weatherly, died Saturday, June 27, 2014, in Foster Township. Funeral...
Gabriella M. Giugliano Frank Giugliano and Kari Slusser of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Gabriella Mae, born...
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University student charged with selling large quantities of marijuana from his off-...
• Barbara Maxine McCaffrey will celebrate her 80th birthday Saturday, July 11. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to...
SYDNEY (AP) — Justin Bieber credited a Pentecostal pastor with changing his life as he mingled Tuesday with thousands...
BLOOMSBURG — These property owners were recently cited for alleged code violations: • George Coho, 330 Grovania Drive...
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission expects about 2.8 million vehicles to be traveling the turnpike over the...
NEW YORK (AP) — James Patterson is announcing the first round of school libraries to receive grants from an initiative...
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Record soybean crop planted DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A record 85.1 million acres of soybeans are in the ground in the U...
Man cited over ‘suggestive’ images BERWICK — Tysean Moronta, 28, of 511 W. Main St., Bloomsburg, posted “suggestive”...
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“Checking the weather map, it is apparent the atmospheric setup we had this past winter is again in control of our...
Alcohol violations alleged BLOOMSBURG — Several people were recently accused of underage drinking or drunkenness here...
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian authorities ended a 15-hour prison riot involving up to 300 inmates in Melbourne...
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Item found in photo album could fetch $50K
NEW YORK — For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Schuyler Bailar was a star recruit for the women’s swimming team at Harvard University, a tough...
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NEW YORK — Hoping to make a hitting slump disappear, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon tried a trick. Presto! He hired a...
NEW YORK — Kyle Hendricks outpitched Jonathon Niese in a matchup of feeble offenses, and Matt Szczur provided the one...
PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Phillies say Pete Mackanin will stay as their manager for the rest of the season....
ATLANTA — Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning, and Washington beat Atlanta to continue its season-...
BALTIMORE — Mitch Moreland hit two home runs in a second straight game, and Texas celebrated the return of Josh...
MIAMI — Major league batting leader Dee Gordon hit the first inside-the-park homer in the four-year history of Marlins...
TORONTO — David Ortiz and Jackie Bradley Jr. hit solo home runs, Eduardo Rodriguez pitched six solid innings and Boston...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Danny Salazar pitched two-hit ball for 7 2/3 innings, and Cleveland Indians backed him with three...
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The No. 1 player in golf already has three wins in 2015, including a World Golf Championship, and he has finished in...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Daytona International Speedway will not ban the Confederate flag from track property this weekend...
NEW YORK — The New York Knicks will be thinking big in free agency. As in a big man, that is. The Knicks need plenty...
LONDON — A year ago at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep met in a semifinal showcasing two of tennis’ up-and...
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July 1, 1985 • Todd Remley and Dan Webb each rip four hits to lead Millville to a 16-4 win over Hughesville in the...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Line Mountain at Bloomsburg... 5 p.m. Berwick at Catawissa.......... 5:45 p.m....
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned LHP T.J. McFarland to Norfolk (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS —...
Photo provided Danville Names Major All-Stars Danville Little League named its Major Division softball All-Stars...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Milwaukee -140/+130 at Philadelphia at Miami -115/+105 San Francisco...
GOLF 2 p.m. TGC — PGA of America, Professional National Championship, final round, at Flourtown 4:30 a.m. TGC —...
TURBOTVILLE — Emily Novicki threw a no-hitter, striking out 17 to lead Berwick’s Major Division all-stars to a 7-1 win...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB S/W-B (Yankees) 43 35.551 — Rochester (Twins) 41 36.532 1½...
Rolling Pines MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE June 22 W L Diltz Pump & Tank 36 20 Don E. Kocher 32 24 Greg Bower...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club June 28 Squad 1: Chuck Deitz, 24. Squad 2: Tom McDonald/Maureen McDonald/Tom Austin,...
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Being Superman would sure be cool. Subjecting yourself to 23 surgeries to still not really look like Superman and...
CENTRALIA — Two people dumped bags of garbage, including dog feces and other household waste, at a North Grape Street...
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Friday • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: Distinguished Honors •...
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BLOOMSBURG — A McAdoo man sentenced to federal probation after former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin filed a...
WASHINGTONVILLE —About 660 PPL customers in northern Montour County were without power for most of Tuesday afternoon...
DANVILLE — Two people were injured Tuesday morning when two SUVs collided on East Market Street at Church Street,...
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Raspberry-rhubarb confection is both cream- and fruit-filled
A basic strawberry-rhubarb pie is a delightful and iconic part of summer, but why let it rest at that? This summer...
Barbecue sauce is a very personal thing. For some, it means a thick, sweet red sauce. For others, it is mustard-based....
Last week, I filled you in on some details of our annual youth retreat at the Crest Haven Family Center and promised to...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been with my boyfriend for a little over two years. He recently mentioned that when he was younger (...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m 64 and healthy. I’m very petite at 4 feet, 10 inches tall. I’ve had a low weight most of my life,...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are focused and determined about what you want to achieve. You are also a giving, caring...
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Now is the time for South Carolina to remove the Confederate battle flag from the Statehouse grounds. It should not...
Restitution bill proposed
‘Very simply, if someone steals your TV, they should not be able to buy themselves a TV in prison before paying you for...
Responding to “FCC: Companies can stop robocalls” (June 24), we the people can do a lot to stop these unwanted phone...
The following is a response to Richard Whitmire’s 30 Seconds notes of June 28, “SUCKERS SHILLS,” and June 29, “ECONOMIC...
The Pennsylvania House has passed a bill that raises the personal income tax and the sales tax to provide school tax...
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Last week’s bridge winners listed ELYSBURG — Ralpho Township Public Library’s Bridge Club had two winning teams last...
Classmates to dine at noon today BERWICK — Berwick High School’s Class of 1945 will meet for lunch today at noon at...
40th anniversary Frank J. and Debra M. (Heckman) Cabral will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Friday, July...
Health risk screenings offered July 22 BERWICK — Residents living in the Berwick area can learn about their risk for...
STATE COLLEGE — Here are local graduates of Penn State University. The name is followed by hometown, campus, degree and...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. home prices increased at a solid clip in April, led by double-digit jumps in Denver and San...
It’s pretty unlikely that most people will ever get bored with burgers on the grill. But chicken? Yeah... That actually...
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Story, 6/29. I’m I missing something here? When the accidental shooting took place, last yr. at the gun show, didn’t...