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Gwendolyn Bodner, Elysburg, right, reacts to a touch from her nephrologist, Maria Bermudez, at the annual Geisinger Transplant Picnic at Knoebels Amusement Resort on Friday morning. Bermudez worked on Bodner during her kidney transplant at Geisinger.

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Lawsuit claims supervisor bedeviled older African-American woman
BLOOMSBURG — A former director of Bloomsburg University’s Act 101 academic enrichment programs claims her supervisor...
Berwick man accused of $775 in destruction
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate at Columbia County Prison destroyed a security camera used to monitor him, according to court...
Elysburg woman tells of ex-roommate’s kindness at Geisinger transplant picnic
ELYSBURG — For just over a year now,Gwen Bodner has been living a normal, healthy life with three kidneys inside her...
Bloomsburg man on probation for gunman tales
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man agreed to seek mental health counseling and admitted to making a false report of seeing a...
Dump truck carrying family ended up in Elysburg corn field
FRANKLIN TWP. — A Mennonite farmer and his two sons escaped serious injury Friday morning when the truck they were in...

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Man allegedly lied on gun form SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Berwick man who attempted to purchase a firearm was prohibited...
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial cartoonist who says he was fired because of his anti-...
BLOOMSBURG — All six establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were deemed in compliance with the state...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Monkees have postponed the last four dates of their tour after guitarist Mike Nesmith became...
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“We’re not going to have an all-out stormy weekend, but it won’t be one of our better ones. Today and Sunday will...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —President Donald Trump’s former longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo of himself...
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Philadelphia now in market for franchise players
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For the Associated Press WASHINGTON — Odubel Herrera homered for the fifth straight game and finished with four hits,...
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AUTO RACING 6:55 a.m. ESPN2 — Formula One, French Grand Prix, practice, at Le Castellet, France 9:55 a.m. ESPN2 —...
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BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: High honors • Ninth...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg Middle School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: Distinguished...
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TODAY Meeting, Spirit Life Church, 1338 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, 10 a.m., Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship...
Patriotic service Sunday in Shick SHICKSHINNY — First United Methodist Church will have its 14th annual patriotic...
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Please send a photographer to take photos of the playground at W.W. Evans Elementary. It is completely unsafe. Every...