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Joe Tetz maneuvers his team of horses as they leave the lawn of the Jackson Mansion with the hearse taking the body of Gerald L. Kershner to his final resting place at the Pine Grove Cemetery Friday afternoon in Berwick.
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Joe Tetz maneuvers his team of horses as they leave the lawn of the Jackson Mansion with the hearse taking the body of Gerald L. Kershner to his final resting place at the Pine Grove Cemetery Friday afternoon in Berwick.

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Activist says cannabis oil eased detox without being highly addictive
WASHINGTONVILLE — Robert Billhime was near tears describing the three excruciating “worst days of my life” while...
Victorian-era fan is buried in style
BERWICK — A Berwick historian who pined for the ornate beauty of the Victorian age was buried Friday with the funeral...
BLOOMSBURG — A cashier has admitted stealing $510 from her register while working at Weis Markets here, police said....
Briar Creek Township woman threatened to drown daughter, Berwick man tells judge
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GREENSBURG — A natural gas pipeline exploded in a towering, roaring fireball Friday, destroying a home several hundred...
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BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California’s Republican party...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —Several Utah police officials are joining in calls to change Brigham Young University’s practice...
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Hey Republicans, Whitmire has called you out to either put up or shut up, so since you’re not going to put up, you...
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BURBANK, Calif. — She might not get top billing in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” or even very much screen time...
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The totalitarian temptation is proving too much for the left across America. Daniel Flynn, in his book “A Conservative...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The race for delegates is playing out not just in presidential primaries but on a board game being...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials have approved an experimental drug to treat psychotic delusions and...
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii awarded eight licenses Friday for medical marijuana dispensaries — but not to Woody Harrelson....
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“While local moisture so far this year has been adequate, there are parts of the state that are quite dry. During much...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will Ferrell is not pursuing a film project about President Ronald Reagan, a spokesman for the actor...
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Pittsburgh star ineffective during loss to Washington in Game 1
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CHICAGO — It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Now about those knees. The pair of...
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MIAMI — Reigning NL batting champion Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins says he unknowingly took the performance-enhancing...
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BOSTON — David Ortiz hit a tiebreaking two-run homer off Dellin Betances in the eighth inning, and Boston rallied for a...
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BALTIMORE — Nolan Reimold hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning, leading Baltimore to a victory over...
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PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates have given their coaches new contracts through the 2017 season. Ray Searage, who...
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April 30
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Today BASEBALL High school at Central Columbia Bloom. at Don Engle tourney....10 a.m. Northwest at Montoursville...
AUTO RACING 10:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Sparks Energy 300, qualifying, at Talladega, Ala. 12:30 p.m....
BERWICK — Berwick’s Austin Horsefield doubled and drove in a run, and Jordan DiValerio went the distance, striking...
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FIRST ROUND Wednesday, April 13 Tampa Bay 3, Detroit 2 Pittsburgh 5, N.Y. Rangers 2 St. Louis 1, Chicago 0, OT...
Rolling Pines SENIOR CITIZENS LEAGUE W L Team 1 9.5 2.5 Team 6 7.5 4.5 Team 2 7 5 Team 4 7 5 Team 5 7 5...
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Colorless veggie has milder taste than its greener cousin but needs peeling
Here in America we think of white asparagus as the pink elephant of the vegetable world — not even a rumor so much as a...
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First Sunday program set NORTHUMBERLAND —Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel will have its First Sunday Program from 9:30...
TODAY Concert, Living Word Baptist Church, 50 Hess Lane, Sweet Valley, 7 p.m., Skyline Boys, 570-592-3219. Holy...