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A lightsaber battle brakes out between, from left, James Hnylanski, 6, Jack Adams, 4, and Reid Keck, 11, during the Bloomsburg Public Library’s May the Fourth celebration of Star Wars on Wednesday afternoon.
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A lightsaber battle breaks out between, from left, James Hnylanski, 6, Jack Adams, 4, and Reid Keck, 11, during the Bloomsburg Public Library’s May the Fourth celebration of Star Wars on Wednesday afternoon.

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Southside man faces nearly $4G in fines, fees
CLEVELAND TWP. — A man who asked the Game Commission to remove bears that had broken into his shed now faces charges...
Law-enforcement career is not over, defense says
DANVILLE — A suspended police chief caught huffing a can of dust cleaner to deal with stress at work got probation here...
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DANVILLE — Sunlight is usually beer’s kryptonite, causing it to get warm and skunky. But in Danville, the sun is...
Police: Mifflinburg wife said spouse was ill
MIFFLINBURG — A woman stole nearly $130,000 from the building association that employed her for 20 years and represents...
Grammy-nominated singer scheduled as brothers’ opening act
BLOOMSBURG — A Christian pop duo from Nashville will take the grandstand stage during the 161st Bloomsburg Fair this...
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• Columbia County Traveling Library Authority is in the market for a new bookmobile; details in today’s Public Notices...
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Catawissa Borough officially has a Neighborhood Watch program, thanks to all those who came out to last Thursday’s...
Cops: Hazleton man drunk in crash GREENWOOD TWP. — A Hazleton man who crashed a van at the intersection of Routes 42...
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Furman Foods driver restored antique tractors
Randall L. Koser Sr., 70, of Danville passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at Geisinger Medical Center. Born Oct. 13,...
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• A get-well card shower is requested for Catherine Carl. Get-well messages may be sent to her at 515 N. Fourth St.,...
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HARRISBURG (AP) — A survey of police agencies indicates Pennsylvania’s backlog of rape kits that haven’t been tested...
Three accused of lying on gun forms BUCKHORN — Three men lied on forms when buying firearms at Dunham’s Sports here in...
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —In his final weeks, Prince hid signs of trouble from his fans, stonewalling reports of an overdose...
Rumer Willis says those who feel the need to digitally edit her photos in an effort to improve her looks are...
LONDON (AP) — A hamster named Marvin has joined Prince William and his wife Kate’s household. Kate, the Duchess of...
WASHINGTON (AP) —More than 19 million U.S. tourists visited Washington in 2015, an increase of 1 million over the...
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GETTYSBURG (AP) —Gettysburg National Military Park is taking ownership of some 3,000 items from an American Civil War...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —The Wilkes-Barre mayor says he fired an officer for aiming a loaded weapon at his co-workers last...
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To keep bears away from your house, your best bet is to make sure there’s nothing on your property to make bears want...
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PITTSBURGH — Ben Zobrist hit a three-run home run, Anthony Rizzo also connected and Jon Lester worked out of a pair of...
BALTIMORE — CC Sabathia pitched seven sharp innings, Brian McCann drove in three runs and the New York Yankees ended...
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CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber pitched a five-hit shutout and Cleveland used a four-run fourth inning to defeat Detroit for...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Daniel Murphy finished a triple shy of the cycle, slumping slugger Bryce Harper also went deep and...
MILWAUKEE — Mike Trout had an RBI triple and sparked a four-run eighth inning with a solo homer, and Los Angeles...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Dae-Ho Lee hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the seventh after an earlier solo shot for his first...
NEW YORK — Steven Matz allowed two hits over 7 2/3 innings in his latest stellar start, Lucas Duda hit two of the Mets...
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CINCINNATI — Brandon Phillips, Eugenio Suarez and Zack Cozart homered in a five-run first inning, and Cincinnati beat...
SAN DIEGO — Tyler Chatwood pitched three-hit ball for eight innings to lead Colorado over San Diego, the Padres’ eighth...
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OAKMONT — Jordan Spieth briefly weighed the request, then politely declined. Sorry, Spieth just doesn’t feel...
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May 5, 1986 • Dennis Sweeney strikes out 13 and allows only six hits as Danville’s baseball team downs Warrior Run, 12...
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SHICKSHINNY — A Hunlock Creek woman is headed to Luzerne County Court after allegedly clobbering another woman over the...
Danville cashier accused of theft VALLEY TWP. — Janice Noreen Potter, 59, Danville, took money from the Food Stop shop...
DANVILLE — A Berwick-area man who stole a pair of earphones told police he had to get to the hospital because he could...
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Bar owner cited LIME RIDGE — A state Department of Revenue agent filed a citation against Joel Baker, owner of the...
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DEAR CAR TALK: My wife and I have been driving Japanese cars with manual transmissions for decades. They’re fun to...
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DETROIT — A spacious lounge on wheels. That’s Ford Motor Co.’s vision for the Lincoln Navigator SUV, due for its first...
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s biggest city is opening its firehouse doors to drug addicts in a program that...
DANVILLE — Here is the Montour County Sheriff’s Office report for January through April: JANUARY • Legal papers...
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ROME (AP) — Italy’s top criminal court has ruled that a hungry homeless man who took a package of hot dogs from a...
DEAR ABBY: My beautiful, kindhearted, loving daughter “Cora” has a “best friend” she used to be very close with....
To the uneducated and most likely overweight person from Nescopeck complaining about cyclists. Cyclists are permitted...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a healthy 64-year-old woman. My only medication is atenolol for blood pressure. I get the aura of...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You enjoy educating others for the purpose of enlightening them. (And you enjoy an audience...
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BLOOMSBURG — The following individuals were cited with underage drinking at this year’s Block Party on April 16. The...
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Here are school menus for the week of May 9: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Pancake sausage wrap. Tuesday: Dutch waffle....
Scientific study St. Columba Middle School students celebrated “Dress as Your Favorite Scientist Day.” Classmates...
What are the chances? This week in math, Holy Family School’s first-graders used cubes to determine the outcomes of...
BERWICK — Youth in Philanthropy (YiP) is an educational program offered by the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation...
Northwest Area School District will conduct Kindergarten Registration for the 2016-17 school year at Northwest Area...
Jennifer E. Dowdy, daughter of William and Lisa Dowdy, is Warrior Run High School’s Outstanding Senior for April. A...
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GLAAD, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, is pushing for the next “Star Wars” film to include a gay or...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — General Motors is on track to resume full operations at four North American plants where...
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Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam is baffled. Recently, he walked up to a picket line and told striking workers, “This makes no...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the 2016 presidential campaign: Rollins redux Seasoned Republican operative Ed...
“The Clinton campaign thinks this campaign is over. They’re wrong.” Bernie Sanders Democratic presidential candidate...
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