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Millville’s coaches Mike Bellis, left, and Darren Henrie talk with their players during a timeout in the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s District 4 Class A playoff game against Sayer.
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Millville’s coaches Mike Bellis, left, and Darren Henrie talk with their players during a timeout in the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s District 4 Class A playoff game against Sayer.

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Blast toppled Riverside officer racing to rescue
RIVERSIDE — A woman torched her husband’s car then claimed “her baby” was inside, sending a police officer scrambling...
DA backs arrest for sex buyers in future
MAHONING TWP. — The men who told police they found a trio of alleged prostitutes online and then arranged to meet them...
Benton mother won’t be able to erase record of recklessness
BLOOMSBURG — A judge has rejected a former bus driver’s attempt to enter a special probation program for first...
Dry well shut down classes; district to drill $40G new one, super says
FRANKLIN TWP. — It appears the well supplying G.C. Hartman Elementary has run dry, canceling classes district-wide...
Firefighter describes alarm as he spied barefoot boy in Bloom street
BLOOMSBURG — A volunteer firefighter was fairly certain a tractor-trailer immediately ahead of him on West Main Street...
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• The Board of Elders of Emmanuel Bible Chapel, Berwick, that they are winding up and settling the affairs of the non-...
1904: The United States and Panama proclaimed a treaty under which the U.S. agreed to undertake efforts to build a ship...
Free Adult Clothing Giveaway: 12-5 p.m., Agape, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg. CLOTHING GIVEAWAY: 1-3 p.m., Doreen’s...
• Actress Taylor Dooley, 22. • Actor Alex Heartman, 25. • Olympic gold medal swimmer Jenny Thompson, 42. • Actress...
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Cops: Trysting mom got DUI WASHINGTON (AP) — A Chartiers Township woman has been jailed on charges she drove drunk...
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It’s almost too cold to think about summer, but the folks at Knoebels have already started preparations for the park’s...
BLOOMSBURG — Martin’s Ceramic Tile, care of Donald Martin, Northumberland, is seeking $7,995 from Killian Construction...
SCRANTON (AP) — A criminal investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding double pension benefits...
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KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Filmmaker Roman Polanski appeared in a court in Poland on Wednesday for a hearing about a U.S....
WWII veteran, retired Central superintendent
Donald N. Rishe, age 96, a lifelong resident of Bloomsburg, died Monday afternoon, Feb. 23, 2015, under the care of...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A young man has been charged with killing a former contestant on “America’s Next Top Model.”...
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DANVILLE — A retreat is planned at St. Cyril Spiritual Center from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7. “Fasting and...
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“A number of things must fall into place before it can really warm up, and two of them have to do with snow. “As long...
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Millville goes on 10-0 run to start 2nd half
LAPORTE — Millville’s victory over Sayre in the District 4 Class A semifinals was a surprise for coach Mike Belles....
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BOSTON — Evan Turner had his first career triple-double with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists and Boston pulled...
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STARKVILLE, Miss. —Top-ranked Kentucky fought off a slow start to cruise to a 74-56 victory over Mississippi State on...
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FORT MYERS, Fla. — David Ortiz has a deliberate routine at the plate. He sounded prepared to pay for it. “I might run...
MESA, Ariz. — Tom Ricketts says he thinks the Chicago Cubs are set to take big steps this year toward ending their...
JUPITER, Fla. — Adam Wainwright called his trip to meet with doctors in St. Louis about his lower abdominal pain...
BRADENTON, Fla. — As the Pittsburgh Pirates regain their relevance in baseball, team chairman Bob Nutting’s stature in...
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MIAMI — A chemist working out of his suburban South Florida garage was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for...
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BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Jocelyn Ford tied a career-high with her game-high 18 points, Marla Simmons added...
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Blended family afoul of zoning HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A board has upheld an order that threatens to break up eight...
LAS VEGAS — Bail was set at $40,000 for a 29-year-old single mother ahead of a March 11 preliminary hearing on felony...
KNIGHTS LANDING, Calif. (AP) —Police have found the body of 20-day-old baby boy in a swampy region near the Sacramento...
WASHINGTON (AP) — This was definitely not how Jill Andrews imagined making her way to New York Fashion Week. But the...
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COLUMBIA COUNTY • Jason Howard Riffindifil, 77 Hellers Hill Road, Lot 47, Berwick, son of the late Curtis Riffindifil...
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I love all the photos of the Bloom U students packing into city council meetings to protect their right to party...
RALEIGH, N.C. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will investigate whether North Carolina’s environmental agency...
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DEAR ABBY: Help! Facebook is killing my social life. I am wondering if anyone else is having this experience. I am a...
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Here are school menus for the week of March 2: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Pancakes, apple juice. Tuesday: Dutch...
Jaybots rule The Central Columbia High School Jaybots team participated in the Lehigh Valley Qualifier Tournament in...
MILTON — Students from local high schools presented devices and ideas on how to improve the quality of life for...
Laura A. Kessler, daughter of Alan and Millie Kessler, was named Outstanding Senior at Warrior Run High School for...
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) announces events in March regarding 2015 Music in Our...
Carrying on kindness Students participated in Random Acts of Kindness Week, a nationally recognized week to carry out...
Super spellers Here are Super Spellers: • Second grade — Mrs. Flook: Dameon Bardo, Kaylie Egli, Larissa Evans,...
No school Bloomsburg Christian School will not have classes on March 5 and 6. Basketball teams are participating in...
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Last week, Gov. Tom Wolf laid down his marker in what is sure to be a season of strenuous wrangling and aggressive arm-...
Wolf, lawmakers back idea
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I am having a really hard time understanding why people are suing the Will-o-Bett Farm owners. The area is agricultural...
First of all, we congratulate and thank you on the editorials you have been publishing regarding the mental health...
“They believe they’re going to a place where they will be empowered and come of age. There is a real sense of sisterly...
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of dogs have...
NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods stores became the latest retailer to boost pay for its...
NUMIDIA — The Roaring Creek and Catawissa Valley Historical Study Group will hold its monthly meeting at the Locust...