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Victim’s loved ones offer teary testimony about his loss
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man who stabbed and killed his best friend two summers ago was sentenced to 10 to 20...
Police say Catawissa driver hit Ford truck
MONTOUR TWP. —Two flagmen were sent to a hospital Wednesday morning after their pickup was rear-ended by a Catawissa...
Attorney questions couple’s ‘truthfulness’
BLOOMSBURG — The lawyer for a couple who is suing Knoebels wants off their case, saying their claims are inconsistent...
Police: Man’s lover sought help after second assault in days
CONYNGHAM TWP. — After a tryst in the woods, a man choked his girlfriend, threatening to kill her and toss her body in...
DANVILLE — A Danville pair made several attempts at stealing a man’s safe filled with more than $7,000, police say....
DANVILLE — A Danville-area man had heroin on him and ran when police showed up to investigate the robbery of a safe,...
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• Verizon Wireless proposes to install an exterior network of 17 antenna nodes at 12 locations at the Bloomsburg...
• Pop singer Colbie Caillat, 30. • Television personality Elisabeth Hasselbeck, 38. • Country singer Phil Vassar,...
Adult clothing giveaway: 12-5 p.m., Agape, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg. Daily Bread Meal: Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:...
1912: The Senate Commerce Committee issued its report on the Titanic disaster that cited a “state of absolute...
Prehistoric vase broken ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s culture ministry says a millennia-old pottery vase in a museum...
Teacher allegedly drunk NEWPORT (AP) — A teacher who appeared to be passed out at his desk in a high school classroom...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-8-17-20-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-4-5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-7-5-3 MIDDAY PICK...
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The Buchers last day in business is quickly approaching, and some Catawissa residents stopped by Wednesday to say their...
BLOOMSBURG — A blustery spring storm passing through town yesterday afternoon briefly darkened three traffic signals...
No injuries in crash HEMLOCK TWP. — A Millville teen veered into oncoming traffic and hit a passing car on Creek Road...
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Services private for Bloomsburg Carpet retiree
Virginia G. (Gilpin) Andress, 92, of Fort Jenkins Lane, Bloomsburg, died Tuesday evening, May 26, 2015, at Geisinger-...
Orange Street student enjoyed video games
Hunter Joseph Mullins, 7, of Berwick passed away suddenly Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Berwick Hospital Center, after a...
Navy veteran retired from N.Y. Telephone
John J. Horn, 84, of Old Tioga Turnpike, Benton, died Tuesday afternoon, May 26, 2015, at the Orangeville Nursing and...
Enjoyed riding motorcycles, four-wheelers
Barry William Wittig, 28, of Catawissa, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015. He was born Nov. 18, 1986, in Hazleton, a...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Joanne K. Stiner of Millville died Wednesday morning, May 27, 2015, in the Millville Health Center. A complete...
Olliver J. Traver Thomas and Morgan (Steward) Traver, Coal Township, are the parents of a son, Olliver James, born...
Fort Wheeler marker in Lightstreet Park A rededication ceremony for a stone marker commemorating Fort Wheeler was held...
NEW YORK (AP) — Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark, called “a snake charmer of the soul” for her gift of...
NEW YORK (AP) — For more than three decades, U2’s beloved tour manager, Dennis Sheehan, kept the band running on time....
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DANVILLE — The debut of Geisinger’s $64.4 million Laboratory Medicine Building has been delayed after it hit a snag...
BERWICK — One of the reactors at the nuclear plant here is back up and running after a planned maintenance outage....
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“Yesterday afternoon’s showers and thundershowers were our share of the recent flooding rains that caused so many...
These are excerpts from a victim-impact statement by Brandon Burns’ father, Mike Burns. The elder Burns lives in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A major international study says HIV patients shouldn’t delay in seeking treatment: Starting...
LONDON (AP) — James Bond will be reunited with Pussy Galore in a new novel to be published this year. Anthony Horowitz...
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FIFA officials face charges of widespread corruption
ZURICH — The U.S. government launched a corruption attack on soccer’s global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA...
James trying to earn city’s first championship since ‘64
CLEVELAND — Escorted by family members and friends, LeBron James walked out of Quicken Loans Arena cradling his sleepy...
PITTSBURGH — DeAngelo Williams wants to get something straight. Yes, the longtime running back came to Pittsburgh in...
SALT LAKE CITY — The first known all-girls tackle football league has been formed in Utah featuring a star player who...
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NEW YORK — Noah Syndergaard pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning and connected for his first major league home...
PITTSBURGH — Mired in a funk a quarter of the way into a season with high expectations, Clint Hurdle challenged his...
MILWAUKEE — Ryan Vogelsong allowed one run in six innings to win his third straight start, Joe Panik hit a two-run...
CINCINNATI — Nolan Arenado hit a three-run homer, extending his hitting tear, and Kyle Kendrick pitched into the eighth...
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig’s American League record for RBIs, and the New York...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Rangers 4, Indians 3 Texas 000 030 010—4 8 1 Cleveland 200 100 000—3 5 0 W.Rodriguez, Scheppers (6...
MINNEAPOLIS — Aaron Hicks homered for the first time in more than a year, and Minnesota extended its winning streak to...
TORONTO — Adam LaRoche singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and Chicago beat Toronto to avoid a three-game...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the fifth inning to break a scoreless tie against his former...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Felix Hernandez pitched a four-hitter to become the major’s first eight-game winner, Nelson Cruz...
CLEVELAND — Carlos Santana capped and eight-run third inning with a three-run homer, leading Cleveland past Texas to...
BALTIMORE — Chris Davis hit two homers, including a go-ahead solo shot in the eighth inning, to lead Baltimore to a...
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May 28, 1985 • The San Diego Sockers beat the Baltimore Blast, 5-3, to win the Major Indoor Soccer League title in...
Today SOFTBALL High school District 2 Class AAA championship at Wilkes University Nanticoke vs. Berwick...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER’S OFICE — Suspended Baltimore LHP Brian Matusz eight games for having a foreign substance on...
PARIS — Gael Monfils delivered one final ace, his 21st, and closed out his latest raucous, five-set victory on Court...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Pittsburgh -115/+105 at San Diego at San Francisco -140/+130 Atlanta...
COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon ESPN — World Series, Game 1, Florida vs. Tennessee, at Oklahoma City 2:30 p.m. ESPN — World...
Rolling Pines MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE W L Diltz Pump & Tank 18.5 13.5 Don E. Kocher 17 15 Larry’s Lumber 17 15...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club May 24 Trapshooting Squad 1: Paul Kozemko, 25. Squad 2: Bob McBride, 24. Squad 3:...
Junior Legion TUESDAY Berwick 12, Selinsgrove 2 Selinsgrove 200 00 — 2 2 0 Berwick 113 16 — 12 13 0 Fisher, Inch...
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Have you seen that new game show “500 Questions”? If you have not, you have one last chance. The debut version wraps...
This is for the new CEO of Geisinger Medical Center. I just wonder, Mr. CEO, if you are going to help the town of...
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Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech’s 46th annual awards ceremony was held Wednesday. Awards are followed by name(s) of...
PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — Dustin Diamond, the actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show “Saved by the Bell,”...
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CABOT (AP) — Conservative culture warrior Rick Santorum launched a 2016 White House bid on Wednesday, vowing to fight...
NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine a world where David and Goliath are best buds. Well it’s becoming reality more frequently in...
Man allegedly stole, sold Legos PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — A Peoria man was arraigned recently in connection with an...
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DEAR CAR TALK: I had a ’73 MGB, and it had the vent windows. I now have a 2007 VW Eos, and like all new autos, it does...
2015 Lexus RC 350 F Sport
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CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Most people who asked Oregon State University students Alex Jacobson and Ryan Kalb about the bus...
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Teenager who hurt kin commits suicide MUNCY (AP) — A teen who pleaded guilty but mentally ill to trying to kill her...
BERWICK — A 19-year-old who predicted charges against him would be dropped in a stolen bank-card case and subsequent...
Police: Woman drove off road MAHONING TWP. — A Danville-area woman was drunk when she drove off the side of Route 11...
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Here are school menus for the week of June 1: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Pancake and sausage wrap, apple juice....
Scientific research Berwick Area students Hannah Gizenski, Justin Filbert, Katie Evans and Faith Templeton presented...
School year ending Holy Family School’s first grade drew pictures of their favorite exhibits at Reptiland, and then...
Reading contest Bloomsburg Christian School students Evan Fluke, Elijah Thomas, Micah Campbell and Kathryn Polstra, in...
Quaker coupon winners For the fourth marking period, students at Millville Elementary School have been earning Quaker...
Michael R. Bulkley, a senior at Berwick Area High School, was named Kiwanis Club Student of the Month for June. His...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by feminist Chelsea Stone, published by The Huffington Post. By now, you’ve...
Celebrity trumps science
As an actor, Sean Penn has few peers. As an activist, he’s at least annoying, at worst dangerous. Picking up where...
The editor is correct in that a public school is not a business subject to the same market forces that run private...
How many parents would be happy to hear that their children are being taught dangerous sexual behaviors, including...
Thank you for the recent “rose” — so pleased you appreciated the essence of my honoring Mr. Vincent DiAugustine and his...
This is an open letter to Creveling Cemetery lot owners and civic-minded individuals. Everyone likes to see a well-...
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DEAR ABBY: My in-laws are fabulous. They love me and think the world of our 2-year-old daughter, “Hayley.” They do...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Since 2013, my CPK has been elevated. It was 488 in September 2013, and I was told to stay on...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You need the freedom to start new things and implement new ideas. You are both a pioneer and...