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Members of the sixth-grade class in Benton Area School District circle the May Pole during Wednesday afternoon's May Day event near Benton Elementary School.
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Members of the sixth-grade class in Benton Area School District circle the May Pole during Wednesday afternoon's May Day event near Benton Elementary School.

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Host roasted online for immigration remarks
BLOOMSBURG — A local radio personality is featured prominently in a viral video from Donald Trump’s recent political...
MAHONING TWP. — A couple allegedly attacked by a pit bull terrier that has been declared a dangerous dog are suing the...
Police chief says current station is obsolete, but renovations would be extensive
DANVILLE —Council here is considering moving its police department into the borough building ballroom and selling off...
Race left ‘bad taste’ for defeated Mount Pleasant supervisor
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — Roy D. Whitmoyer thought there was going to be an empty supervisor’s seat in Mount Pleasant...
CATAWISSA — Two customers unhappy that they couldn’t return an electronic speaker at a local dollar store left behind...


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• Singer Lauryn Hill, 42. • Actress Octavia Spencer, 47. • Actor-comedian Jamie Kennedy, 47. • Actresses Lindsay...
1916: The Chicago Tribune published an interview with Henry Ford in which the automobile industrialist was quoted as...
• Mahoning Township supervisors plan a special meeting June 5 at 5:30 p.m. to vote on road-name changes; swear in a new...
Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape Center, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg; Fresh Express, 11 a.m.-4 p.m....
Trump turns quiet on trip BRUSSELS (AP) — In his first big tour on the world stage, President Donald Trump is choosing...
Gambling bill passes Senate HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation to allow an expansion of casino-style gambling and lottery...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-9-18-26-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-1, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 1-7-0, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-3-3-...


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For the fifth consecutive year, Knoebels Amusement Resort was voted favorite traditional amusement park by the National...
CATAWISSA — The borough’s green gateway welcome signs at both ends of town aren’t going anywhere after all. A PennDOT...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Team Green, a Berwick trash hauler, withdrew an application it submitted to the township for a waste...
Woman cited for trespass in school BLOOMSBURG — Police say a Bloomsburg woman who had been banned from school property...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —Two men were arrested in the 2013 shooting death of a disc jockey and activist outside a bar....
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Was teacher’s aide at Berwick Middle School
Patricia “Pattie” Lynn Petty, 48, of Berwick died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at the Berwick Hospital Center...
Columbia’s Judge Norton revokes ARD probation for two men; both will now face charges in court
BLOOMSBURG — A young man who allegedly helped trash an apartment complex clubhouse will again face those charges in...
Catawissa woman retired from hotel
Lucinda M. Maxwell, age 59, of Catawissa, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at her home in Catawissa...
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We celebrate the life of David James Lueck of Danville that began when the late Norman and Barbara (French) Lueck...
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John P. Wagner, age 52, 3214 Chestnut Lane, Millville, died at his home on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at 8 p.m., after...
LIBERTY TWP. — A truck driver from New Jersey had to be pulled free from the wreckage of his overturned rig by other...
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania General Assembly has passed legislation to bring state law into compliance with the...
HARRISBURG — The maker of Tylenol will give Pennsylvania $1.4 million to help pay for consumer protection as part of a...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was arrested for driving drunk when police spotted him squealing the tires of his truck...
Owner: There were no drugs in safe BLOOMSBURG — The owner of a safe stolen in a March burglary at his house says there...
Kinley J. Francioni Heidi (Zwalkuski) and Timothy Francioni Jr. of Wapwallopen are the parents of a daughter, Kinley...
PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Police are investigating the theft of a large multicolored inflatable obstacle course. Police...
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BLOOMSBURG — Two out of 39 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area failed inspections by the state...

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WASHINGTON (AP) —The health care bill Republicans recently pushed through the House would leave 23 million more...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity says a media watchdog is guilty of “liberal fascism” for targeting advertisers on his Fox...
MAIN TWP. — A bridge replacement on Mainville Drive next week will mean detours. On Tuesday, a PennDOT bridge crew in...
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He’s always blazed a trail on the path to righteousness. Pope Francis is the first pontiff from the Americas. There’s...
FAA: Some seats need to be removed WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety regulators are telling airlines to remove a...
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“May will go into the record books as a wet month. I measured 3.66 inches of rain, and there’s a half inch or more...
JACKSON, N.J. (AP) —Lisa Spoonauer, an actress who starred in the 1994 movie “Clerks,” has died. She was 44. Spoonauer...
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Ottawa trying to win first Game 7 in its history
PITTSBURGH — Craig Anderson is a realist, the byproduct of 15 years playing the most demanding position in the NHL....
Berwick offense struggles to score on Castellani
ARCHBALD — Credit Berwick’s Jared Marshman for keeping the Bulldogs in their District 2 Class 4A semifinal with Valley...
Retherford honored by alma mater, looks to future
BENTON — In an office at Benton High School, Zain Retherford admired the black and orange banner that was about to be...
STOCKHOLM — Manchester United gave its grieving home city a moment to cheer by winning the Europa League on Wednesday,...
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PHILADELPHIA — Tyler Chatwood allowed just one hit in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Gonzalez homered and the Colorado...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 27 17.614 — — 5-5 W-1 15-7 12-10 Baltimore 25 20.556 2½ — 3-...
NEW YORK — Helped by a great first-inning catch that forced center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury from the game with a...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Sonny Gray struck out a season-high 11 over seven innings in his best start in two years, Khris Davis...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Steven Souza Jr. homered twice to rally Tampa Bay to a victory over Los Angeles. Los Angeles...
BOSTON — Dustin Pedroia waved home the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch, then singled in two more during Boston’s seven-...
WASHINGTON — Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer for his eighth of the season, Tanner Roark allowed a run over seven...
PHOENIX — Jake Lamb homered off a left-hander for only the second time this season, five Diamondbacks drove in at least...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Astros 6, Tigers 2 Detroit 000 000 200—2 4 3 Houston 011 100 21x—6 8 0 Zimmermann, Saupold (8) and...
NEW YORK — Injured All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman may be cleared by the New York Yankees to start a throwing program...
BALTIMORE — Jose Berrios took a two-hitter into the seventh inning, Kennys Vargas drove in two runs and Minnesota beat...
MILWAUKEE — Ryan Goins hit his first career grand slam, one of four homers for Toronto in a win over Milwaukee. The...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Robert Yates still remembers his college professor telling him he’d never make anything of himself....
FRISCO, Texas — Dak Prescott chuckled at the thought of watching film from the offseason this time a year ago, when he...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. —The NBA All-Star game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than anticipated....
BOSTON — It took 10 games and halfway through the third round of the NBA playoffs before the Cleveland Cavaliers...
CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Sunday, May 14 Golden State 113, San Antonio 111 Tuesday, May 16 Golden State 136,...
CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Friday, May 12 Nashville 3, Anaheim 2, OT Saturday, May 13 Ottawa 2, Pittsburgh 1,...
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May 25, 1987 • Luis Aguayo hits two solo home runs, and Von Hayes adds a three-run shot to push the Philadelphia...
Today SOFTBALL High school District 4 Class 3A playoffs at Moser Complex, Turbotville Warrior Run vs. Mifflinburg...
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“The right use of earthly life consists in preparing oneself for eternal life. Brethren, let us accomplish our brief...
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DEAR CAR TALK: Can you tell me where I could find a comparison between the slant of the windshield and the mileage...
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
Honda’s Accord Hybrid has returned for 2017 as a roomy, comfortable mid-size sedan that’s the most fuel-efficient...
BASE PRICE: $29,605 for base model; $32,905 for EX-L; $35,955 for Touring. AS TESTED: $36,830. TYPE: Front-engine,...
DETROIT (AP) — The fastest-growing part of the U.S. auto market is getting another new vehicle. Fiat Chrysler’s Jeep...
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DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married 10 years, and he treats my family and friends very different compared to...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 72-year-old woman. For many years, or even decades (but infrequently, like every few months), I...
SYDNEY (AP) — The Danger Zone may have gotten old and dusty, but Tom Cruise says he’s about to fly back in. The 54-...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are talkative, witty and bright. People admire you. This is a year of growth, construction...
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Here are available school menus for the week of May 29: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: No school. Tuesday: Dutch waffle....
Getting a ‘jump start’ The Jump Start Program, one of Northwest Area School District’s early education programs, has...
Merck tour Students in the Honors Chemistry class at Millville High School took a tour of the Merck Cherokee plant on...
April accolades Here are Warrior Run Middle School Students of the Month for April: • Fifth grade — Isaac Butler,...
Holiday break There will be no classes on Monday, May 29, at Bloomsburg Christian School. School will resume on...
Solar system study Holy Family School’s first grade is completing the unit on the Milky Way Solar System. They are...
Gabriella J. Popko, a senior at Berwick Area High School and daughter of Thomas and Lisa Popko, was named Berwick Women...
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I feel the need to write this letter to the editor so the residents of the Town of Bloomsburg are properly informed...
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has withdrawn Obama administration guidance that would have required the companies that...
It’s rare, but we occasionally catch a glimpse of what the Founding Fathers intended when they wrote the rules by which...
The Internet has made fake news possible and all the commercial networks are trying to catch up. All of them now invite...
Most people shy away when an emergency strikes. However, there are a few who run toward the trouble to provide care and...
“One of our narcotics investigators came to the house looking for something else. When he knocked on the door, the guys...
What is the most interesting thing that has happened in your lifetime? If you could change one thing in your life what...
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FRANKLIN TWP. —Southern Columbia Area High School held its Awards Day Ceremony Wednesday. Here are the awards and...
Here are Memorial Day events taking place in the area: Friday-Saturday • SHAMOKIN — Anthracite Heritage Festival of...
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BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School held its Senior Awards Ceremony on Wednesday. Here are recipients of awards and...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls April 1-7: April 1 • 12:04 a.m. — East Third Street...