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A hoarfrost forms on the trees of an island in the Susquehanna River near Catawssa Thursday morning.
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A hoarfrost forms on the trees of an island in the Susquehanna River near Catawssa Thursday morning.

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Posted on: Friday, January 19, 2018 - 5:05am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A bitterly-divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, January 19, 2018 - 4:59am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Threatening to shutter the federal government unless demands are met — who would do that? Members of both parties, it turns out. And both sides have complained loudly when... READ MORE »

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RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — They were starved and shackled to their beds, sometimes for months. They were beaten and choked. They were given scant medical care, often denied use of a toilet... READ MORE »

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Crowd comes out to defend football official
DANVILLE — Jim Keiser will stay on as Danville’s football coach after the board sacked the idea of opening up the...
Authorities: Lack of heat contributed to death of woman, 74
CATAWISSA — A woman living in a house with no heat or running water was found dead in her bedroom last week,...
Bloomsburg super: No tax hike is likely for project that includes turf fields, fieldhouse
BLOOMSBURG — Work to extend the town’s floodwall to protect Bloomsburg’s high school and middle school complex is...
DANVILLE —Google Maps hasn’t updated to the new addresses in Montour County, which is causing headaches. Google still...
Catawissa authorities note motorists dodged serious injuries
CATAWISSA — Two vehicles collided near the creek bridge here Thursday morning, but no one was seriously injured in the...

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Friends of the Bloomsburg Library Book Sale: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at the library, Market Street, Bloomsburg. Columbia...
1942: During World War II, a German submarine sank the Canadian liner RMS Lady Hawkins off Cape Hatteras, North...
• Actor Shawn Wayans, 47. • Comedian Paul Rodriguez, 63. • Actress Katey Sagal, 64. • TV chef Paula Deen, 71...
New Zealand’s PM pregnant WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s prime minister announced on Friday she is...
• Shickshinny Borough will hold a budget meeting on Tuesday. • Due to the snow storm, the Sanitary Sewer Authority of...
Wolf has $11M for campaign HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf’s campaign says the Democrat is heading into his re-...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-12-13-22-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-2 WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-9-0 WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-5-2-8...


 
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Danville’s water and sewer authority has no immediate plans for the $1.4 million settlement it received from Mahoning...
FRANKLIN TWP. — A driver who skidded along a guard rail and came to a stop in the middle of the road Thursday morning...
FORTY FORT — State Police have released more information about an accident that injured a Shickshinny-based trooper...


 
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Lifelong profession as successful fruit grower
Robert “Bob” Richard Green, 85, of Elysburg, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at Grandview Nursing Home, Danville...
Music lover, storyteller, soccer and Eagles fan
Paul Henry Pollard, 61, of Sunbury, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at his home. He was born Nov. 5...
Enjoyed fishing, traveling to Civil War sites
Theodore R. “Ted” Angle III, 79, formerly of 10 E. Market St., Danville, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the...
Enjoyed antiques, motorcycles, WW II history
Elden Carl Clemens, 92, originally from Quakake, passed away at St. Luke’s Manor, Hazleton, on Jan. 17, 2018. Elden...
Avid reader, hiker, gardener, loved the outdoors
Debra L. Marshall, 65, of Berwick, passed away at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. She was...
Former longtime professor of English at BU
Dr. Robert G. Meeker, a 12-year resident of Waterford Estates in Hazel Crest, Ill., passed away on Jan. 6, 2018, after...
Wise Chips employee was devoted to family
Beverly A. Hess, 82, of Wapwallopen, passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, with...
Retired truck driver survived by son in Mifflin
Robert Fulton, 82, of Drums, passed away Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2018, at his home. Born in Hazleton, May 28,...
HARRISBURG — The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) will begin accepting applications for...
COAL TWP. — The Northumberland County coroner has identified the mother and child who died in a wreck here Tuesday...


 
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CALL ME BY YOUR NAME ★★★½ Based on the novel. In the summer of 1983, a teen (Timothée Chalamet) falls in love with an...
In the days and months following the Sept. 11 attacks, a small U.S. Special Forces unit led an offensive against the...
With echoes of “Rebecca” and lavish Max Ophuls productions, writer and director Paul Thomas Anderson spins the tale of...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mandy Moore, Marisa Tomei, Olivia Munn and Rosanna Arquette will be among the presenters at Sunday’s...


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DEAR ABBY: At what point does a man finally give up hope of finding a mate and accept that he may end up alone? I’m...
She says she wants a revolution. And as the highly successful designer daughter of a Beatle, she just might get it. A...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m a 75-year-old male with a prostate the size of a Buick. I have to get up four to five times a night...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are enthusiastic, determined and willing to share your opinions! You also are honest and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury” sold more than 190,000 hardcover copies last week, the book’s first...
TUNKHANNOCK — Two area people were sentenced recently in Wyoming County Court, according to the Wyoming County Press...


 
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With the holidays gone, some people still have bad gifts hanging around. Time is ticking, since many retailers have 30-...
After numerous complaints were filed regarding the culture and atmosphere surrounding our school’s football program,...
NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Jan. 8-14. Listings include the week’s ranking and...


 
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided House on Thursday passed an eleventh-hour plan to keep the government running. But the GOP-...
“Winter still has a long way to go. But if the new long-range outlook from Penn State’s Weather World is correct, the...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) —Chris Christie is learning life as an airline passenger is different when you’re no longer governor...


 
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NFC championship QBs have come a long way
PHILADELPHIA — Nick Foles contemplated retirement after a miserable season with the Rams in which he ended up losing...
Steelers choose Fichtner as new O coordinator
PITTSBURGH — The Steelers didn’t look very far for offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s replacement, promoting longtime...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady hasn’t missed many starts during his 18-year NFL career, and no one sounds too worried...
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NEW YORK — Patrice Bergeron scored three goals to lead Boston to a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 45 31 11 3 65 162 116 Boston 44 26 10 8 60 146...
MELBOURNE, Australia — On a day when shade was a valuable commodity in the searing heat at Melbourne Park, Roger...
GENEVA — Uniting athletes from South Korea and North Korea at the Pyeongchang Games next month offers hope of an...
BOSTON — Joel Embiid celebrated his first NBA All-Star selection with 26 points and matched a career best with 16...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 34 12.739 — Toronto 30 13.698 2½ Philadelphia 21 20.512 10½...
NEW YORK — Team LeBron against Team Steph is the NBA’s new All-Star matchup. LeBron James and Stephen Curry will go...

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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. —Steve Sarkisian will return as the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator despite a decline in...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Leonard Fournette was sitting in his wrecked Mercedes-Benz on Interstate-295 earlier this week,...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Not being in the limelight has never bothered Kyle Van Noy. He didn’t start a NFL game until his...
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Jan. 19, 1988 • Male cheerleaders from LaSalle and St. Joseph’s brawl during a basketball game after the St. Joe’s...
High school boys DISTRICT 4 STANDINGS CLASS 6A W L Williamsport 8 4 CLASS 4A W L Danville 8 1 Montoursville...
AUTO RACING 8 p.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, at Charlotte, N.C. ——————————————— COLLEGE...
BERWICK — Berwick’s Reese Mensinger scored 27 points, going over 1,000 for her career, in a 71-8 win over Coughlin in...
BASEBALL American League MINNESOTA TWINS — Named Jim Kaat special assistant. National League NEW YORK METS —...
Friday BASKETBALL High school girls Bloom. Chr. at River of Life........ 5 p.m. Muncy at Vo-Tech................ 7:...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Toronto 5½ 208½ San Antonio Miami 3½ 207 at Brooklyn Washington 1½ 209 at...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Red Lobster’s future? Delivery, online ordering and snack-friendly dishes, such as fries topped with...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student intent on vandalizing an adversary’s car instead vandalized his neighbor’s...
MOUNTOUR TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman who was allegedly under the influence of marijuana and Xanax nearly struck a rock...
DANVILLE — A Bloomsburg woman was ordered to spend nine months in jail for her fourth DUI conviction and driving while...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Bloomsburg man who police say was speeding was also determined to be under the influence of...
BERWICK — The following complaints were filed by landlords in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht: • Fred...
LIMESTONEVILLE — State Police are investigating a threatening note left on the porch of a home where Joyce Spaid, 56,...
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HOMER, Alaska (AP) —Ever since the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly’s controversial policy regarding invocations before...
19/FRIDAY Friends of the Bloomsburg Library Book Sale, Jan. 19, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Jan. 20, 8 a.m.-noon; Jan. 22, 9 a.m.-1...
Karaoke Party, Jan. 20, 7-10 p.m., Berwick Teen Center, 1130 Sixth Ave., Berwick; free to all teens. “Campfire Bacon...
“I and You,” by Lauren Gunderson, Thursday-Sunday through Jan. 28, directed by James Goode and Richard Cannaday, BTE’s...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville; free...
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IQUIQUE, Chile — It was all in a day’s work for the ever-unpredictable Pope Francis. First, he celebrated the first-...
DETROIT — U.S. safety regulators have released models from 14 different automakers that are being recalled to replace...
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point...
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Bloomsburg is a regressive Town, the meter maid hovers over meters, which incidently run fast, and has tickets already...
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A decision by Pennsylvania’s Office of Open Records clears the clouded reasoning that effectively obscured reams of...
THORN: Tristan Delp of the Millville area told police that, while in the midst of an argument, her baby daddy...
“An trai, nho ke trong cay.” — Vietnamese proverb: “As you enjoy the fruits, always remember the people who planned it...
and Jennifer Huddleston Skees If you’ve read a newspaper, listened to the radio, or spent any time on social media...