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Danville’s Ally Mullen left, scores as Midd-West's catcher Jennasis Mosley misses a high throw Thursday afternoon in Danville.
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Danville’s Ally Mullen left, scores as Midd-West's catcher Jennasis Mosley misses a high throw Thursday afternoon in Danville.

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Police: Search for wanted man led to bust
BERWICK — Four people were arrested Friday during a methamphetamine bust, but two of those taken into custody told a...
Shutdown at SPCA depleted ARC funds and yard sale is ‘in jeopardy’
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — The Animal Resource Center has seen a 20 percent increase in dog rescues and escalating...
Bloomsburg SportsPlex’s rent was set to go up
ESPY — The Bloomsburg SportsPlex fitness center closed its doors last week after its owners declined a new lease with...
State-school tuition freeze delays switch
BLOOMSBURG — A tuition freeze across state universities next year will delay a controversial per-credit pricing program...
Shot driver gets state prison in fracas lawyer blamed on stress
BLOOMSBURG — An Oklahoma trucker who attacked a police officer with Mace and a mallet before being shot twice off...
DANVILLE — A former Danville sewer worker who admitted tampering with records but insisted he never stole cash from a “...
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Mission Breakfast: 7-9:30 a.m., RCV UMC, 6 Orchard Drive, Catawissa; benefits Relay for Life. Breakfast: 7-11 a.m.,...
• Actor Eric McCormack, 52. • Talk show host Conan O’Brien, 52. • Ventriloquist/comedian Jeff Dunham, 53.
1934: The first laundromat was opened by John F. Cantrell in Fort Worth, Texas; the “Washateria,” as it was called,...
Migrants burned in blast MILAN (AP) — The unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya brought a new horror...
Girl, 7, struck by school van PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police were trying to determine whether a school van driver was...
TREASURE HUNT: 12-13-15-26-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-8-2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-3-4-4 MIDDAY PICK...
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‘The Buzz” pushed for it, and now it has happened. That ray of beautiful Texas sunshine they call Sharla McBride will...
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County has hired a new manager for its computer systems after former director Harry Martenas quit...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was drunk when stopped for driving without lights and having an expired vehicle...
SCOTT TWP. — A woman had to be cut out of her minivan after it was struck nearly head-on Friday afternoon at the...
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ARLINGTON, Texas —Miranda Lambert is one of the few women nominated at the Academy of Country Music Awards this year,...
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DANVILLE — A Berwick man who dumped his motorcycle when pulled over by police had pot on him and a warrant from Luzerne...
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“Earlier, it appeared we were going to have a stormy weekend. Luckily, the storm that was to make Saturday and Sunday...
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Bahamian R&B singer Johnny Kemp, who is best known for the hit song “Just Got Paid,” has...
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‘I didn’t feel like he got enough out of our group’
PHILADELPHIA — Flyers general manager Ron Hextall did not ask one player for a review or recommendation at the year-end...
CLEVELAND — For LeBron James, his homecoming season with the Cavaliers went up, down and sometimes sideways, like three...
PHILADELPHIA — With little to play for in the season finale, Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown had enough and gave...
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WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer struck out nine over eight innings for his first win with the Nationals and Bryce Harper hit...
NEW YORK — Bartolo Colon hit a tying sacrifice fly for his second RBI in two starts, later pounced off the mound to...
CHICAGO — Kris Bryant had such a Chicago Cubs-like start to his major league career. Called up one day after the team...
PITTSBURGH — Vance Worley worked six effective innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped out of a lengthy slump to top...
DETROIT — Jose Iglesias singled through a drawn-in infield to drive in the winning run with one out in the ninth inning...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Alex Rodriguez inched closer to Willie Mays with two more home runs, and New York beat Tampa Bay...
TORONTO — Pinch-hitter Jonny Gomes had a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman added a two-run...
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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Little-known Troy Merritt one-upped the Masters champion Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage...
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Richard Childress Racing had the foresight to send an interim crew chief to a test session this week...
CLEVELAND — Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has expressed remorse and asked for privacy following a 10-week stay in...
WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom helped make a winner of a rookie replacement goalie making his second...
MIAMI — No Kobe. No D-Wade. Not even any wild Russell Westbrook outfits. New standouts might emerge during these...
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April 18
April 18, 1985 • Back-to-back home runs by Jon Jones and Mike Raymond break open a close game as Bloomsburg beats...
Today FOOTBALL College Maroon and Gold game...........11 a.m. BASEBALL High school Northwest at Haverford...
ARENA FOOTBALL 7 p.m. ESPN2 — Cleveland at Philadelphia –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– AUTO RACING 8:30 a.m. FS1...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -185/+175 Philadelphia at St. Louis -120/+110 Cincinnati...
BERWICK — Berwick held off a seven-run seventh-inning rally by Tunkhannock with home runs from Kylie Levan and...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club APRIL 9 Trapshooting Squad 1: Caden Cooke, 24. Squad 2: Cooke, Owen Gensemer and...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent 3B Jimmy Paredes to Bowie (EL) for a rehab assignment. KANSAS CITY...
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DANVILLE — The Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 8 Jazz Ensemble and Choir will perform today at 1 p.m...
DANVILLE — A western Pennsylvania man was sentenced Thursday to spend nine to 18 months in prison for assaulting a...
Break-ins reported FAIRMOUNT TWP. — Two hunting cabins were burglarized sometime this winter on Old Tioga Turnpike....
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BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A woman who was stopped by police after they watched her car zigzag along the road had both meth and...
DANVILLE — A Williamsport man stopped for a blown brake light had pot in his car, police say. Donald Blass, 32, also...
DANVILLE — Suzi Smith has filed a notice of a pending medical liability lawsuit against Geisinger Medical Center,...
DANVILLE — Mortgage foreclosures have been filed against the following people at the Montour County Courthouse,...
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Ex-convict accused of having guns as well
BERWICK — An ex-con accused of allowing people to cook methamphetamine in his house quietly agreed to face the charges...
DANVILLE — Wills filed recently in Montour County: • Wesley H. Boone Sr., Danville, died Dec. 30, 2014, at 97; $1,000...
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DEAR ABBY: I have just found out I’m 10 weeks pregnant. Both sets of parents are overjoyed — it’s their first...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Higher-priced gasoline slightly boosted consumer prices in March, a sign that some of the effects of...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are a noble Aries, a defender of what is right and good. You are vigorous and dynamic, yet...
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Pigeons becoming popular as pets
ONTARIO, Calif. — Dogs aren’t the only animals that vie for best in show. Hundreds of breeds of pigeons compete in...
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WAS JESUS WHITE? Of course He was! God is white, Mary is white, so obviously Jesus is! But racist Libturds say we’re...
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TODAY Turkey supper, Emmanuel UCC, Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township, 3-7 p.m., family style, 570-379-3755 or 570-868-...
May Friendship Breakfast slated LIGHTSTREET — Church Women United is planning its annual May Friendship Breakfast at...
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THORN: So the brightest lights of the Columbia County Republican Party decide not to endorse a sitting commissioner — a...
Mention the phrase social-welfare programs to a conservative and he winces in pain. To him, these billions paid for...
Two hundred and some years ago the Poles faced a grave danger; instead of standing up to face the challenge, they...
Few Pennsylvanians know or care who Sam Brownback is, but we all should. Brownback, a former U.S. Senator, is governor...