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A cat, meowing loudly, perches atop a utility pole along Chestnut Ave. in Bloomsburg on Friday.  Later, a firefighter fell from the back of a fire engine as a crew worked to rescue the feline.
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A cat, meowing loudly, perches atop a utility pole along Chestnut Ave. in Bloomsburg on Friday. Later, a firefighter fell from the back of a fire engine as a crew worked to rescue the feline.

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Robbery suspect allegedly had cocaine, pot
MIFFLINVILLE — A suspect in New York bank robberies who is considered armed and dangerous by the FBI was nabbed by...
Federal grand jury names town lawyer as defendant in an alleged conspiracy
BLOOMSBURG — Defense attorney Clyde Middleton has been charged with mail fraud and helping an ex-client launder more...
Official: Witnesses said feline was on pole for days in Bloomsburg
BLOOMSBURG — A firefighter fell from the back of a fire truck as a crew worked to rescue a cat from the top of a...
BLOOMSBURG — A switch in the way tuition is charged at Bloomsburg University could mean a jump in cost as high as 50...
ANTHONY TWP. — A 35-mile natural gas pipeline stretching from Lycoming County to Shamokin Dam is expected to cut...
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BOOK SALE: 8 a.m.-noon, Bloomsburg Public Library, Market Street. Indoor Yard Sale: Today and Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.,...
• Actress Tatyana Ali, 36. • Olympic gold medal gymnast Mary Lou Retton, 47. • Actress Nastassja Kinski, 56. •...
• Berwick Area School District is soliciting bids for two projects: 1) fire and water damage restoration and repair at...
1942: The Roberts Commission placed much of the blame for America’s lack of preparedness for Imperial Japan’s attack on...
Clock ticking for hostages TOKYO (AP) — Prayers were offered Friday at Tokyo’s largest mosque for two Japanese...
Baby loses nose to ferrets DARBY (AP) — Authorities say a one-month-old baby is in intensive care after pet ferrets...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-10-11-20-26 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 4-6-1 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 2-1-9-2 MIDDAY QUINTO: 7-3-2-0-3 EVENING...
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BLOOMSBURG — Campus police were looking for a man who grabbed a female student’s buttocks Friday on Bloomsburg...
Fourteen employees of a Framingham, Massachusetts, pharmacy were indicted in December for defrauding the federal...
MONTOUR TWP. — A Danville man appeared to be injured Thursday night when his vehicle hit a guardrail and then a ditch...
DANVILLE — A downtown Selinsgrove mainstay is relocating to Danville. J. Kleinbauer clothing store will pack up next...
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NEW YORK — Steps have been taken to avoid any mix-up distinguishing the voices — Mark’s from Jay’s — when the tape is...
NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time since 2009, most Americans are paying less than $2 a gallon for gasoline. Just three...
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Master gardener, BU Health Center Director
Dolores Eileen Popp Hranitz passed away Friday morning, Jan. 23, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born in...
Devoted wife and mother enjoyed cooking
Barbara E. Everett, 83, of Orangeville went to be with the Lord on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center...
Former Bloomsburg school district custodian
Donna M. (Allen) Hower, age 59, of Danville and formerly of Bloomsburg, died on Thursday evening, Jan. 22, 2015, a...
Wednesday services for Bloomsburg woman
Marion K. Salko, 86, of Bloomsburg passed away early Friday morning, Jan. 23, 2015, at the residence of her daughter,...
Services announced for Centralia woman
Helen L. Hynoski, 87, of 217 E. Centre St., Centralia, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 23, 2015, at her daughter’s...
Vietnam veteran was born in Baltimore
Carlton W. Price Jr., age 70, of Bloomsburg died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 22, 2015, at his home in Scott Township....
Full obituary available in Sunday’s edition
Betty S. (Savage) Penman, age 97, of Bloomsburg died peacefully on Thursday evening, Jan. 22, 2015, at her son’s home...
BERWICK — Police released a grainy photo of the man who they believe brandished a handgun just after 8 p.m. Thursday...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Robert E. Crawford, age 69, formerly of Main Street, Catawissa, died at 12:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at the...
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —Briar Creek Township is enforcing its snow-parking ban on its avenues from 12 a.m. Saturday until 8...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The county controller said Friday she’s withholding money from a Pittsburgh tourism agency until it...
Berwick Kiwanisis 90 years old The Kiwanis organization is 100 years old; it was founded Jan. 21, 1915, in Detroit....
NEW YORK (AP) — Al Pacino has been acting for nearly half a century and during that time, he says he’s never really...
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WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A man charged with killing a pharmacist and the pharmacist’s girlfriend looked sweaty and had a...
“In yesterday’s paper, I indicated you should never turn your back on an East Coast storm. If you do, it might bite you...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to privacy concerns, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday, scaling back the release...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —The Utah Supreme Court says an inmate who is covered in neo-Nazi tattoos and serving a life...
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Central Columbia grinds out key win over Bloomsburg
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — It was a win Central Columbia desperately needed to right the ship heading into the final stretch...
Deer management is cause for concern
BLOOMSBURG — Dr. John Eveland has done his research as a wildlife biologist, forester, ecologist. He had strong words...
Stand up kayaks cater to fishermen at Early Bird
BLOOMSBURG — In a time where outdoors enthusiasts find themselves playing it safe with how they spend their money,...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The NFL said Friday it has interviewed dozens of people and collected physical evidence but has no...
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Roger Federer will look back on it and wonder, just as he did on court, why he just watched as...
PHILADELPHIA — Kyle Lowry scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 91-86...
ST. LOUIS — Treveon Graham drove the distance for a tiebreaking layup with 0.9 seconds left, and No. 16 Virginia...
LA QUINTA, Calif. —Ryan Palmer missed a chance to shoot 59 or lower Friday in the Humana Challenge, settling for an 11-...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Some of the best players in the world — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and anybody wearing a Detroit Red...
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PITTSBURGH — Jack Kearney serves many roles in his part-time job as chief of security for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Quick. Who are all the tight ends on the Buffalo Bills? In his first week with the Patriots in...
INDIANAPOLIS — Ryan Grigson is putting the ball squarely in the NFL’s court. The Colts general manager has gone silent...
Not so long ago, we came to praise the New England Patriots. Now, it’s time to bury them. Deflategate and a brazen...
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Jan. 24, 1985 • Bloomsburg’s girls basketball team beats Millville, 41-29, led by Darlene McHenry’s 10 points. Jan....
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Benton at Warrior Run..........7:30 p.m. Montgomery at Millville........7:30 p.m...
NFL FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Feb. 1 Super Bowl At Glendale, Ariz. New England 1 48½ Seattle NCAA Basketball...
FRANKLIN TWP. — Haley Levan scored a team-high 23 points for Southern Columbia, and Madison Klock added 16 as the...
AUTO RACING 8 p.m. FS1 — United SportsCar Championship, Rolex 24, at Daytona Beach, Fla...
BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS — Agreed to terms with INF Marwin Gonzalez on a one-year contract. MINNESOTA...
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Benton (10-2) 106 — Joe Klock (6-1) 106 — Alan Diltz (22-4) 113 — Colton Babcock (6-8) 120 — Cole Rhone (13-8) 126...
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WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A gas drilling watchdog group has settled its lawsuit against the state of Pennsylvania over the...
DANVILLE — A blaze broke out at Metso Minerals here Friday afternoon, the second time this week, officials say. The...
BERWICK —An officer spotted a stolen Jeep early Friday, made a traffic stop and discovered a wanted man at the wheel,...
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•Soprano I — Catherine Baker, Danville; Haley Beck, Mifflinburg; Audrey Becker, Wellsboro; Shannon Carey, Millville;...
Poe experience set for Md. home BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland Historical Society says a historic home in Baltimore...
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Sky’s limit after win on popular TV show
LOS ANGELES — A million dollars will change you. Since a father and son took their 10 flipping, twirling dogs from the...
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DEAR ABBY: My 15-year-old daughter’s best friend took her life today. My daughter is devastated. As a parent, I don’t...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: Your strong charisma and personality capture the loyalty and admiration of others; however,...
Iggy Azalea is a natural at doing what any musician must do to ensure a long career. ?? la Madonna and more recently...
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Can someone take a picture of a flag defacing on Sunset Drive, Berwick. New neighbors moved in. Took the American flag...
TODAY Concert, Shiloh Bible Church, 123 Church St., Almedia, 7 p.m., Gospel Bond, 570-784-3675. Meeting, Spirit Life...
Ice cream social for sweethearts BERWICK — St. Paul’s United Methodist Church is hosting a sweetheart ice cream social...
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More than a few outdoor enthusiasts are upset over a rule change proposed by the Pennsylvania Game Commission that...
ROSE: It was a nice, thick slab of good news for Danville and its downtown when the owners of BJ’s Steak and Ribs...
Whatever happens over the next two years, you can bet that 22nd century school children will know more about President...
“A world without Jews indeed would not be a world. A world in which the Jews once again would become scapegoats for all...
The problem with ObamaCare, liberals argue, is that it didn’t go far enough — we should have an entirely government-run...