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JERUSALEM (AP) — A 19-year-old American-Israeli Jew was arrested Thursday as the prime suspect in a wave of bomb threats against U.S. Jewish community centers, a startling turn in a case... READ MORE »

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Humane officer says Shickshinny retiree was justified; owners object
SHICKSHINNY LAKE — A man shot his neighbors’ dogs during last week’s snowstorm, killing a pit bull and injuring a...
Bloomsburg Police settle in at bigger, safer and more efficient headquarters
BLOOMSBURG — For years, victims and witnesses have been forced to sit on the same hard bench, complete with a dangling...
‘Cash-Cash Crew’ hit Wal-Mart in Buckhorn, according to authorities
BUCKHORN — A group from Michigan known as the “Cash-Cash Crew” hovered around a cash register at Wal-Mart, trying to...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Abandoning negotiations, President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded a make-or-break vote on health...
Defendant pleads guilty to simple assault
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman who stabbed her boyfriend in the abdomen with a steak knife has pleaded guilty to simple...


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Cop accused of dumping dog PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia police officer is accused of putting his adopted pit...
• Franklin Township’s financial position as of the end of 2016 can be reviewed in today’s Public Notices. • Berwick is...
Spaghetti Dinner: 4:30-6:30 p.m., by Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech Alumni, in the school cafeteria, 5050 Sweppenheiser...
Immigrant accused of rape BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — A Maryland high school has been thrust into the national immigration...
1934: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a bill granting future independence to the Philippines. 1944: In occupied...
• Actress Jessica Chastain, 40. • Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, 41. • Actor Jim Parsons, 44. • Actress...
TREASURE HUNT: 06-13-15-17-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-1; Wild: 2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-7-4; Wild: 2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-9-...
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Mahoning Township’s road crew put in an 18-hour day last week to try to keep ahead of Winter Storm Stella. With snow...
Credit companies file complaints MILLVILLE — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District...
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HERSHEY — A 20-year-old Bloomsburg woman riding as a passenger in a car died in a one-car crash early Thursday morning...
Lawsuits filed at Danville court DANVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District...
Video game winner will walk away with $1,700 computer
BERWICK — The Game On video game competition at the Berwick Theater and Center for Community Arts is back Saturday, and...
BERWICK — Last week’s massive snow storm caused the newly repaired roof at the Berwick Theater and Center for Community...
SCOTT TWP. — A man who identified himself to a police officer as his brother when arrested for driving drunk has now...
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History buff and avid reader acted with BTE
William G. “Bill” Lenhart, 66, of Benton died Wednesday morning, March 22, 2017. He had been in declining health for...
Enjoyed world traveling, time with family
Nancy E. Chletcos, 78, of Madison Township, Columbia County, died on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Nancy was a resident of...
Businessman was award-winning musician
Robert Wambold Keller, 79, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at 1:55 a.m. in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville,...
Former Bloom police officer retired from PennDOT
James A. Pegg of Birch Tree, Mo., formerly from Berwick, departed this life on March 19, 2017, at Ozarks Medical Center...
Berwick Offray employee collected antiques
Crystal Lea Stout Busch, 55, of Berwick passed away Thursday morning, March 23, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her...
Known as ‘cookie baker’ for Bulldog Boosters
Julia Susan (Balazs) Laux, a lifelong resident of Berwick, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at the...
DANVILLE — A Danville man who had an open can of beer in his truck and drove down a one-way street the wrong way was...
Jackson W. Baylor Brandon Baylor and Angela Knoebel of Northumberland are the parents of a son, Jackson William, born...
Name misspelled Marc Malkoskie’s last name was spelled incorrectly in a story published Thursday about a party raided...

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WASHINGTON (AP) —Senior U.S. officials say the Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday,...
BERWICK — District Judge Richard Knecht has ruled in favor of the plaintiffs in these landlord/tenant complaints,...
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When health and profit Meet and clash, Never bet Against the cash. America’s No. 1 growth industry is health care. No...
ROSE: Civics education — or, to be more specific the decline of civics education —has been a theme on this page the...
When it snows, it is disgustingly obvious how many pathetic dog walkers do not clean up after their beloved pets. Where...
Here we go, once again; the president announces cutting the State Department’s budget and using it to beef-up our...
There’s a good video on YouTube about Arab countries donating $28 million to the Clinton Foundation to gain control of...
The implications of the most recent transfer of presidential power have been even more murky than usual. Candidate...
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Beauty and the Beast ★★½ Disney’s live-action remake. Belle (Emma Watson) is a bright, independent young woman taken...
Life is a box of chocolates, a highway and, alas, a mediocre science-fiction thriller. In Daniel Espinosa’s “Life,” an...
“CHiPs” was a wholesome TV show in the 1970s and ’80s about California Highway Patrol officers. They were a couple of...
There’s a question every piece of intellectual property needs to ask itself before a new version is made: How seriously...
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DEAR ABBY: I lost my husband a few years ago and am now remarried. Some of my adult children, although they did not...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are generous and courageous. You are a born leader who is well-liked and popular. People...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My sister was rear-ended last summer and suffered whiplash. She went to a chiropractor for...
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Play the Game,” indeed. Even if you’re not “dynamite with a laser beam,” you can still win at a diversion “guaranteed...
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast” was an even bigger hit than first thought. In final...
NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 13-19. Listings include the week’s ranking...
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Jurors in the criminal trial of former Penn State University president Graham Spanier spent more than...
“With cold air to our north and warm air to our south, Pennsylvania will be an atmospheric battleground for at least...
Members of Danville-based Hybrid Ice witnessed collapse
John “Sib” Hashian, drummer for the chart-topping classic rock band Boston, died Wednesday evening after collapsing mid...
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Leaping line on kick plays, reviews also mulled
NEW YORK — NFL owners will consider proposals next week to cut regular-season overtime from 15 minutes to 10; eliminate...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tyler Dorsey scored 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left, and third-seeded Oregon...
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga...
A friend once explained the sports writing business this way: “We pretend to work, and they pretend to pay us.” Martin...
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WASHINGTON — T.J. Oshie scored the shootout winner as the Washington Capitals overcame a stellar performance from...
AUSTIN, Texas — Soren Kjeldsen and Alex Noren won their groups in the Dell Technologies Match Play, one round before...
LOS ANGELES — Even before the United States took the field to face Puerto Rico for the World Baseball Classic...
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NEW YORK — The folks at Madison Square Garden were drooling at the thought of a Duke-Villanova regional final. Two...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —Three of college basketball’s blue bloods, along with a blue bulldog from Indiana that has had lots of...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — John Calipari knows people in Memphis are still pretty upset with how he abandoned their Tigers to...
The NCAA is standing by its allegations against the Louisville men’s basketball program and Rick Pitino, saying the...
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March 24, 1987 • Freshman Lionel Simmons has a big second half to lead LaSalle over Arkansas-Little Rock to advance to...
AUTO RACING 1:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Auto Club 400, practice, at Fontana, Calif. 3 p.m....
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Washington 12½ 224 Brooklyn at Indiana 1½ 220 Denver Cleveland 2½ 214½ at...
Today BASEBALL High school Benton at Canton................ 4:30 p.m. Berwick at Basking Ridge tourney.. TBA...
BASEBALL American League LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Reassigned LHP Cody Ege and RHP Justin Miller to their minor league...
HERSHEY — Nothing quite like a perfect ending to a perfect season. With three players scoring in double figures,...
BLOOMSBURG — Jack Preston won at No. 3 singles to lead Bloomsburg to a 3-2 win over Towanda in high school boys...
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24/FRIDAY Friday Fish Fry, through April 14, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Reliance Fire Company No. 1, 501 W. Third St., Berwick;...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville,...
“The Foreigner,” BTE, Thursdays-Sundays through April 9, Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg; adult...
Music Together Family Classes, through March 24, the Children’s Museum, 2 W. Seventh St., Bloomsburg; 570-389-9206 for...
Horses allegedly allowed to roam ORANGE TWP. — Debra Jean Snyder, 48, 44C Gearhart Lane, Orangeville, is accused of...
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More drug charges in fall traffic stop SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A second person faces drug charges in connection with a...
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board approved two producer pricing orders at its Sunshine Meeting on...
WEST MILTON — Once a year, a delightfully shy 8 year-old assumes the identity of the cocoa kid, a fundraising superhero...
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As soon as this wintry weather eases up, we hope someone on Mowery Street in Danville offers to help remove the...