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Jeffrey Busch, 11, rubs the face of his pig Wilbur, 1 1/2 years old, as he sits with her waiting for the Berwick’s Elks Pet and Toy Parade to start Tuesday evening in Berwick.
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Jeffrey Busch, 11, rubs the face of his pig Wilbur, 1 1/2 years old, as he sits with her waiting for the Berwick’s Elks Pet and Toy Parade to start Tuesday evening in Berwick.

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UGI aims to seize 16 acres in Montour County
A UGI subsidiary is suing landowners in federal court so it can seize land in Montour County and nearby areas for the...
POINT TWP. — A landowner says UGI made an extremely low offer for a piece of his family’s property in Northumberland...
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