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Freelance photographer Cameron Stanley, right, of Bloomsburg, takes advantage of the cherry blossoms along Market Street Tuesday afternoon to take pictures of Liz Torres of Bloomsburg. Stanley can’t wait for spring because it is his favorite time of year to take pictures. 
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Freelance photographer Cameron Stanley, right, of Bloomsburg, takes advantage of the cherry blossoms along Market Street Tuesday afternoon to take pictures of Liz Torres of Bloomsburg. Stanley can’t wait for spring because it is his favorite time of year to take pictures. 

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Animal-cruelty suspect faces trial on two charges after hearing
MILLVILLE — Eric Bankes took the witness stand in court Tuesday to describe the day he discovered his dog Lexi dead in...
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DANVILLE — Montour County commissioners voted Tuesday to accept a $1 million award from the Luzerne County Flood...
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DANVILLE — President Ronald Reagan’s daughter Patti Davis shared personal stories at Geisinger Medical Center Tuesday...
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BLOOMSBURG —A young woman testified Tuesday night that her date forced himself on her after the two went to a party,...
Police: 20-year-old also punched youth in face
BERWICK — A Berwick man allegedly kneed a juvenile in the groin and punched him in the face, court papers say. Police...

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This Saturday, folks will be trying to score once more for Berwick Football Coach George Curry. Curry’s family and...
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Animal lover enjoyed interior decorating
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Berwick woman seen swerving across a highway March 30 at about 2 a.m. was under the influence of...
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Members report on state conference DANVILLE — The Tah Gah Jute Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met...
Dean’s list SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Kyleigh Wall of Shickshinny has been named to Sherman College of Chiropractic’s Dean’s...
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BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg Christian School honor roll students for the third marking period: Highest Honors...
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BOSTON — Al Horford had 22 points and 14 rebounds, Marcus Smart made an impact in his first game since mid-March and...
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