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Emergency crews work to remove the female driver of this Ford Expedition after a head-on collision with a Subaru near Three Points intersection in Catawissa Township Tuesday afternoon.
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Emergency crews work to remove the female driver of this Ford Expedition after a head-on collision with a Subaru near Three Points intersection in Catawissa Township Tuesday afternoon.

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Records: Bloomsburg mother was on probation for DUI

SCOTT TWP. — A drunken mother left her 5-month-old behind at Marley’s Brewery while she drove her boyfriend to work one night, police say. Maria T....

Town man charged

BLOOMSBURG — Four members of one family looked at a video of a burglary suspect and identified him as one of their own, court papers say. Even...

Boy said he was afraid to reveal Bloomsburg man’s alleged assault

BLOOMSBURG — A boy allegedly molested by his baby sitter kept quiet for years before speaking up because he didn’t realize that the assault was wrong...

BLOOMSBURG — The school district’s support staff voted down a proposed contract Monday, but a representative said the union was “close” to working...

DANVILLE — After nearly four hours of negotiations Wednesday night, there is still no deal with Danville Area teachers and a strike starts today....

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• Singer Victoria Adams Beckham, 40. • Actress Jennifer Garner, 42. • Actress Kimberly Elise, 47. • Actor Henry Ian Cusick, 47. • Actress...

1961: Some 1,500 CIA-trained Cuban exiles launched the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in an attempt to topple Fidel Castro, whose forces...

Red Cross Blood Drive: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Nelson Field House, Bloomsburg University. Red Cross Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Grace Bible Church, 209...

• Southern Columbia is in the market for industrial tech supplies. • Southern has scheduled these meetings April 22: curriculum committee, 5:30 p.m...

Fire truck plows into eatery MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — Two fire trucks answering a call collided at an intersection in a Los Angeles suburb...

Lawyer gets prison time WILKES-BARRE (AP) — An attorney who once served as a court-appointed children’s advocate has been sentenced to a year in...

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That loose change you lose in the couch cushions can really add up. Just ask the kids at G.C. Hartman, where the PTO has been running “Pennies for...

MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man was hurt when his Jeep crashed into a tree on Back Branch Road here Wednesday morning, police say. James K....

Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Friday • NESCOPECK TWP. —Nescopeck Township Fire Company Auxiliary Easter Egg...

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BERWICK — The borough manager is resigning to take a higher-paying job in private industry. Robert Hivish, 30, spent two years at the helm of...

Creditor alleges debts are owed DANVILLE — Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC has filed lawsuits against the following Danville residents to collect...

DANVILLE — Two women remained in critical condition after a head-on collision in Catawissa Township on Tuesday, hospital officials say. Kirstin...

• Barry Lee Anoia of the Shamokin area, son of Dean Keith Anoia and Doris Mae Anoia, and Jessica L. Knapik, same, daughter of Mark A. Knapik and...

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Bloomsburg native worked in service industry

Carol G. Remley, 67, of Rockton, Ill., passed away Oct. 6, 2013, at her home in Rockton, Ill. Carol was born April 22, 1946, in Bloomsburg,...

Monday services for Wilkes-Barre native

Lois C. Stanziale, age 88, of 445 Hillside Drive, Bloomsburg, died at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Geisinger-Bloomsburg Health Care Center...

WW II veteran, avid outdoorsman, loved horses

Wilbur D. Kocher, 85, of Distillery Hill Road, Benton, died early Wednesday morning, April 16, 2014, at the Orangeville Nursing and Rehabilitation...

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Richard W. “Pete” Harner, age 77, of 32 Sunset Lane, Catawissa, died unexpectedly at his home at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Born in Locust...

MIDDLEBURG — Police have caught a Bloomsburg man who allegedly held a pair of knives to his throat and fled a traffic stop two weeks ago. Charles F...

Daughter in Danville is among survivors

Sandra L. Wise, 70, of Milton passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at the Watsontown Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born May 31, 1943,...

Car hits debris, sparking fire VALLEY TWP. — A Volkswagen GTI hit a tow strap lying on Interstate 80 and caught fire, police say, but no one inside...

WARK — Yvonne Y. Sink, 87, of 1220 Colonial Park Drive, Severn, Md., widow of Ned E. Sink and Walter Wark, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Mandrin...

• Bernard Murphy will celebrate his 83rd birthday on Sunday, April 27. He would enjoy hearing from friends and family. Cards and well-wishes may be...

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BOSTON — The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while...

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Wednesday that understanding Tsarnaev’s family is key to their case...

DANVILLE — State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Elysburg) will host a Drug and Alcohol Community and Parent Awareness Program on Thursday, April 24, in the...

NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton says she’s happy right now with her elected representatives — but might come for their jobs if that changes. Clinton...

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BLOOMSBURG — A man headed home from teaching a class at Bloomsburg University had enough time to stop his car and brace for impact as a pickup...

SEQUIM, Wash. (AP) —Police are investigating possible charges against people who staged a fake kidnapping in a park, terrifying parents and children...

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“Even though we had a soaking rain Monday night and Tuesday, local streams and the Susquehanna River handled the runoff without any problems. Some...

MILLVILLE — A Mifflinville woman who allegedly had 420 bags of heroin in her purse when a Fernville home was raided now faces more charges after...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Liberal rocker John Mellencamp wants conservative Republican Gov. Scott Walker to know he supports union rights and says Walker...

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young is taking a break from AC/DC to focus on his health, the band said. The announcement saying the guitarist, 61, is in “...

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Sutter’s goal the difference in Game 1 victory

PITTSBURGH — Brandon Sutter scored on a wrist shot from the left circle 8:18 into the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins rally for a 4-3...

Many return to Boston a year later to finish race

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Just one tiny misstep at mile 15 of the Boston Marathon last spring ruined any chance of amputee runner Jeff Glasbrenner breaking...

MINNEAPOLIS — Football players at Minnesota State, Mankato, refused to practice for their former head coach on Wednesday, greeting his reinstatement...

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CINCINNATI — Johnny Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the playoffs, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that...

NEW YORK — Michael Pineda followed an overpowering outing by Masahiro Tanaka with one of his own, pitching six innings of four-hit ball as the New...

MILWAUKEE — Wily Peralta allowed one run in 6 1/3 innings and Milwaukee turned two errors into four unearned runs in a win over St. Louis that ended...

MIAMI — Jayson Werth’s homer scored three unearned runs against Jose Fernandez, and Washington rallied to beat Miami. Two errors in the sixth inning...

PHILADELPHIA — Julio Teheran pitched a three-hitter, Evan Gattis homered among a career-best four hits, and Atlanta beat Philadelphia. Teheran (3-1...

BALTIMORE — Miguel Gonzalez and two relievers combined on a six-hitter, and Baltimore capitalized on two infield singles by Adam Jones in a victory...

PHOENIX — Dillon Gee allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings, and the New York Mets beat Arizona, 5-2, Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep...

DETROIT — Yan Gomes hit a two-run triple, Zach McAllister allowed a run and four hits in six innings and Cleveland held on for a win over Detroit....

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ORLANDO, Fla. — Rasual Butler and Chris Copeland each scored 19 points as the Indiana Pacers rested their key players and cruised to a 101-86 victory...

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