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Foundation in Berwick area backs economic development, legal aid
BERWICK — A fund devoted to promoting the health and wellness of the Berwick area is now dipping a toe into economic...
PSPCA asks court for control over late resident’s dogs, cats
DERRY TWP. — After a woman died alone in rural Montour County, she left behind two dogs and three cats inside her dirty...
Trump demonstrators tote signs at fountain in Bloom, attracting lone counter-protester
BLOOMSBURG — About 50 protesters, some wearing pink “pussyhats,” gathered at the fountain square on Market Street...
BLOOMSBURG — Three more former Bloomsburg University football players have pleaded guilty to conspiring to assault two...
Police: Suspect told sister theft was ‘no big deal’
BLOOMSBURG — A man who used his mother’s credit card to withdraw $502 at four ATMs around Bloomsburg told his sister it...


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1947: America’s first commercially licensed television station west of the Mississippi, KTLA-TV in Los Angeles, made...
Buckwheat Cake/Pancake Breakfast: 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Benton Fire Hall. Gift Card Bingo: Doors open at noon, bingo starts...
• Pop singer Willa Ford, 36. • Actor Balthazar Getty, 42. • Celebrity chef Guy Fieri, 49. • Actor-rap DJ Jazzy...
Pope: Give Trump a chance VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has said he’ll wait to see what President Donald Trump does...
• Montgomery Area School District welcomes bids by contractors for an Athletic and Community Center Addition Project;...
Women march in Philly PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tens of thousands took to the streets Saturday to take part in the Women’s...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-2-5-21-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-1, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-9-9, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-1-6-0...
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Shia LaBeouf, the actor with the once-promising career derailed by a series of bizarre incidents, is up to his old...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A 2012 state law that has contributed to Pennsylvania’s shrinking inmate population is also helping...
WILLIAMSPORT —Two area residents were sentenced recently in Lycoming County Court, according to the Sun-Gazette...
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Seattle protests become violent with one hurt during gunfire
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —Police used incendiary devices to disperse a crowd in Portland and a man was shot and critically...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Demonstrators shackled themselves to the Tennessee Capitol on Friday. State troopers arrested...
DETROIT (AP) — Two dozen women who each paid $120 were forced to scramble to get to Washington for a big march after a...

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In a global exclamation of defiance and solidarity, more than 1 million people rallied at women’s...
NEW YORK (AP) —Nielsen estimates 31 million viewers watched TV coverage of President Donald Trump’s inauguration on...
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Man gets day in jail for poisoning trees OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man was sentenced to a day in jail for poisoning...
For Republicans, he was the face of a national Democratic Party that they argued had become out of step — and helped...
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COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — It was Superhero Day at 8-year-old Michele Threefoot’s elementary school, but instead of being...
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Timex Group plans to close its North Little Rock distribution center by the end of the...
Police officer used database to snoop PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — A police officer faced disciplinary action after...
DALLAS (AP) — Democratic Texas lawmakers have filed bills seeking to restore a requirement that Child Protective...
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‘It’ll be fine.” Spoken in succession, it becomes something of an incantation, a prayer to ward off evil, the last...
Animal lover worked at Benton beauty shop
Nancy I. (Dobbs) Wolford, 69, of Benton died Saturday morning, Jan. 21, 2017, at Signature Healthcare of Bloomsburg....
Insurance manager, United Way volunteer
Harold S. Greenly, 90, of Millville passed away Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at Brookdale, Bloomsburg. He was born Oct. 22...
Meals on Wheels and AGAPE volunteer
Shirley Faye Kressler, age 75, of Bloomsburg, died on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family and...
Woman was lifelong Catawissa resident
Shirley J. LeVan, 82, of Catawissa, passed away Jan. 21, 2017, at her residence. She was born June 18, 1934, in...
Here’s the full list of cast and crew for BTE’s production of “Gunpowder Joe: Joseph Priestley, Pennsylvania, and the...
“Gunpowder Joe: Joseph Priestley, Pennsylvania, and the American Experiment” by Anthony Clarvoe; directed by Laurie...
Danville native, FBI and State Department agent
Walter F. Smith of Falls Church, Va., died of pulmonary emphysema on Dec. 19, 2016, at the age of 71. Mr. Smith was...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) —The telescope that first spotted Pluto nearly a century ago is undergoing a restoration that...
BARABOO, Wis. (AP) —The executive director of Circus World Museum in Baraboo says Ringling Brothers and Barnum &...
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“The first powerful storm of the winter, often called a nor’easter, has developed along the East Coast. “This storm,...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Backstage photos from the black-tie inaugural balls. A quick peek out the Truman Balcony to admire the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music legend Crystal Gayle was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a...
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Winner of today’s AFC Championship heads to Super Bowl
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — There are few things that Bill Belichick respects more than history in the NFL. And few teams...
STATE COLLEGE — James Franklin has crisscrossed the country, recruiting in Alabama through California and Michigan in...
Fleming helps Southern Columbia beat Central Columbia
For the Press Enterprise SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — With the game still hanging in the balance and Central Columbia making...
PITTSBURGH — The numbers are staggering. Over 182,000 yards passing (more than 103 miles worth), nearly 1,300...
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BOSTON — Damian Lillard had a three-point play with 47 seconds left in overtime and finished with 28 points to lift the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 28 15.651 — Boston 26 17.605 2 New York 19 26.422 10...
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Bryan Little scored twice on the power play, Ondrej Pavelec set a franchise record for saves in a...
MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal had a good, hard look at the future before pulling a few tricks from his past to...
PHILADELPHIA — Josh Hart scored 25 points, Kris Jenkins had 19 and No. 1 Villanova beat Providence, 78-68, on Saturday...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 48 28 13 7 63 144 121 Ottawa 43 24 15 4 52 113...
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BY the Associated Press GREEN BAY, Wis. —Touchdowns are always nice, but clutch kickers are welcome security blankets...
ATLANTA — The NFC championship is quite a mismatch. Not on the field, mind you. The Atlanta Falcons are playing as...
ATLANTA — We’ve all heard the adage: defense wins championships. In the NFL, that doesn’t necessarily apply. Of...
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TURBOTVILLE — Warrior Run’s Gage Anzulavich had a double-double with 23 points and 13 rebounds, and Luke Burrows...
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Jan. 22 1987 • An area snowstorm wipes out all scheduled sporting events, including five wrestling matches, one boys...
Today WRESTLING College Bloomsburg at Sacred Heart.......1 p.m. ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––Monday BASKETBALL...
P-Nut Bowl MONDAY LADIES LEAGUE Week 18 W L Pin Shakers 4 0 Foxy Ladies 3 1 Valley Girls 3 1 Queen B’s 3 1...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon FS1 — St. John's at Seton Hall 1 p.m. BTN — Northwestern at Ohio St. 2 p.m. CBS —...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Golden State 12½ 223 at Orlando at Dallas 5½ 206½ LA Lakers at Toronto 11½ 221½...
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Coyote hunt today Breakfast will be served today at the Huntington Mills Sportsmen’s Club on the final day of their...
The Early Bird Sports Expo, which begins on Thursday and runs through Sunday, will give people the opportunity to talk...
The estimated wild turkey population in the United States was 100,000. Today, the estimate is 4.5 million birds.
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Badger rescued from Mich. trap TAWAS CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan conservation officials say a badger has been rescued...
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from Jan. 12-17: Jan. 12 • 9:59 a.m. — Harassment, 1200 block...
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Gaps in bridge a risk to dogs RICHMOND, Va. (AP) —The gaps between a pedestrian bridge’s narrow slats may pose an...
GRANT PARK, Ill. (AP) — Illinois high school sports officials say they’re seeing fewer boys but more girls in...
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Who else said, “It’s not illegal if the President does it”? Oh yeah, that was Richard Nixon. Whatever happened to him...
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BLOOMSBURG — Some 40 years ago, George J. Hayden Electric and Communications of Hazleton and Howard Organization of...
Dear Mr. Berko: After spending 55 minutes on the phone with Verizon and being switched to four different departments,...
BERWICK — Rick Levan was named Employee of the Year and Brad Benson Manager of the Year at Commonwealth Health Berwick...
Dear Mr. Berko: The three bank stocks — Bank of America, Citigroup and BB&T — I’ve owned since September 2014 had...
WAVERLY – Dominic Vangarelli has been named vice president of Geisinger Marworth Treatment Center here. A certified...
BERWICK — Nancy M. O’Handley, commercial manager for Hartman & Lally Insurers Inc of Berwick, has attained the...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded during December at the Columbia County Courthouse. Beaver Township...
DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in December at the Montour County Courthouse: Anthony Township • Andrew J....
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ALLENTOWN — Fourteen community-minded groups — including several in Columbia County — will get a total of more than $...
STATE COLLEGE — Todd and John Hopkins of Forks Farm, Columbia County, will be among those honored when the...
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Great magicians are masters of diversion. They attract our attention with one hand while using the other to trick us...
ROSE: This rose is for the Good Samaritan who spied two toddlers wandering alone, barefoot and wearing only pajamas in...
Wrap a piece of brightly colored, or spotted, or glittery cloth around a drab garment and it’s stylish, pricey and...
Recently, an anonymous 30 Seconds caller said “Bring back the KKK.” You, Mr. Sachetti, let that comment stand, without...
Next week marks the fourth month of congressional investigations into the France-based International Agency for...
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In January, the U.S. Court of Appeals finally pulled the plug on Orange County, California, social workers who had been...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The short hiatus country vocal trio Lady Antebellum announced in 2015 kept them apart for longer...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s farewell gift to some of his longtime staffers was a private concert from “...
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For couples, destination is key in popping the question
NEW YORK — It’s courtin’ time and that still means going down on one knee for many proposers of marriage. Only now,...
If you’re cleaning out your closets for the new year, or need some spare cash after the holidays, your old stuff can...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska —Darrell Bachmann doesn’t wear ruby slippers, but when he clicks his heel, something magical happens...
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Officers installed at recent meeting ROHRSBURG — The January meeting of the Rohrsburg Community 4-H Club was called to...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg SUNDAY — Gift shop: Dorene Miguelez MONDAY — Gift shop: Pam Craig, Janet Burket; Info Desk:...
23/MONDAY SMILE, Monday, 5:30 p.m., New Covenant Church, 212 W. 11th St., Berwick. Ralpho Coloring Club, Monday, 6-7...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Mimi Christie, coffee, 10:30 a.m.;...
Honored employees BERWICK — Rick Levan was named Employee of the Year and Brad Benson was named Manager of the Year...
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BLOOMSBURG — The Children’s Museum, 2 W. Seventh St., Bloomsburg, will host a Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, April 22,...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Columbia...
Brett and Anna Jeffreys of Riverside announce the engagement and upcoming spring wedding of their daughter, Angela...
Sara and Vince Devine of Aristes announce the engagement and planned fall wedding of their daughter, Samantha Devine,...
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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) —Ken Burns and Trent Reznor would seem two unlikely collaborators. But both describe their work...
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DEAR ABBY: After planning to not have children, my partner and I had to adopt one of his family members. Long story...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are loving and generous to others. You also can be impulsive. During the next two to three...
NEW YORK (AP) — John Hodgman is tired of just making stuff up. The author, actor and comedian has a deal with Viking...