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Lightstreet pair seeking $5M says mentally ill son no threat
SCOTT TWP. — The parents of a mentally ill man shot and killed by police during a 2016 standoff are seeking up to $5...
Bloomsburg man still accused of assault and harassment
BLOOMSBURG — A bar bouncer accused of assaulting a man outside of Good Old Days last fall saw the most serious charge...
After complaints, PennDOT repairs stretch of Route 11 in Salem Township
SALEM TWP. — Salem Township Police Chief Robert Kishbaugh was surprised some motorists didn’t lose parts of their...
Press Enterprise Managing Editor If a new Congressional district map drawn by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court holds,...
MONTREAT, N.C. — The Rev. Billy Graham, the magnetic, movie-star-handsome preacher who became a singular force in...

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• The Columbia-Montour Area Vocational Technical School is offering a tiny house for sale through a sealed bid process...
1630: English colonists in the Massachusetts Bay Colony first sampled popcorn brought to them by a Native American...
• Actress Drew Barrymore, 43. • Singer James Blunt, 44. • TV host Clinton Kelly, 49. • Actor Thomas Jane, 49...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Nescopeck VFW Post No. 8227, 435 W. Third St. Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape...
Cops: Man poisoned himself VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of raping a 14-year-old he lured to a motel through...
Lanternfly invasion expected WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Maryland officials are preparing for the likely spring invasion...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-6-8-24-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-4 WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-0-1 WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-5-9-7...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-6-8-24-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-4 WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-0-1 WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-5-9-7...


 
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Who knew Southern Columbia High School Principal Jim Becker performed as a professional wrestler in his spare time?...
SUNBURY — A man who used to live in Berwick was sentenced to 72 hours in jail for a DUI-related crash in Berwick on...


 
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Enjoyed genealogy and collecting arrowheads
Mary Kishbaugh Frey Hunsinger Bird, 77, of Steel Street, Berwick, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Grandview Nursing and...
Registered nurse enjoyed riding his quad
Stephen R. Dilick, 54, of Coudersport, formerly of Millville, died on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, a patient of the Cole...
HARRISBURG — State Treasurer Joe Torsella announced in a press release Wednesday that his office has opened an inquiry...
Former garment worker enjoyed knitting
Stella A. (Peters) Hosler, 86, 454 S. River S., Wapwallopen, died at 3:15 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the Berwick...
Employed by Press Enterprise over 15 years
Terry J. Nichols, 54, of Bloomsburg died on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, in Wyoming County, Pa. Terry was a lifelong...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Dawn Marie Harmon, 81, of Berwick passed away at her home on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. A complete obituary will be...
DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) — The feeding habits of a Cooper’s hawk may fascinate birdwatchers, but employees of a New York bank...
A get-well card shower is planned for Paula Lupashinski. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at 1173 First Ave...
NEW YORK (AP) — Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of...
March 24 is date for chicken-waffles The chicken-and-waffle dinner for St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in...


 
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“It’s still February, so you know Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s temperatures in the upper 60s and low 70s couldn’t last. A...
WILKES-BARRE — The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, is hosting two Community Town Hall...
NICHOLS, N.Y. (AP) — Fox News personality and former New York prosecutor Jeanine Pirro has pleaded guilty to driving 95...


 
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Going meatless for Lent doesn’t really have to be that much of a sacrifice. Whether doing it only on Fridays, or for...


 
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She’s free to enjoy the fare at Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe. “Riverdale” actress Camila Mendes is “done with dieting,”...
DEAR ABBY: My psychiatrist’s office called and left a very sensitive voicemail about my bulimia on a message machine...
Two Amtrak cars separate from train HAVRE DE GRACE, Md. (AP) — Amtrak officials say that no injuries have been...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have been on blood pressure medicine (nifedipine) and cholesterol medicine for approximately 30...
BORN TODAY You are concerned about the welfare of others. You have a strong sense of what you believe and what you...


 
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Patience. Perseverance. We all want it, but don’t necessarily want to take the path that it may take to get there. As...
Here’s an elegant entree that any basic cook can execute with ease. I’m talking about duck breasts with a five-...
My grandmother used to make jam every year out of the summer bounty of berries. It was a multi-day project involving...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: We require that every letter be published with the author’s signature. Rare exceptions are made for...
Columbine alerted the nation about classrooms’ fatal vulnerability to gun-wielding assailants. Too many similar...
An argument that could change the future of government in America — especially public education — is scheduled this...
The 19-year-old man from Parkland, Florida had posted to social media under his name his intent to kill students. In...
I’ve been on this planet 80 years, and common sense is almost totally wiped from existence. The left or progressives,...

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Here are available school menus for the week of Feb. 26: BENTON/breakfast —Monday: Sausage breakfast pizza. Tuesday:...
READING —The following local students have earned Merit Scholarships to attend Alvernia University this fall: • Paige...
Catholic School Week St. Columba School topped off its Catholic Schools Week with the annual Talent Show. Students...
Lenten season Holy Family School’s first-grade children learned about the season of Lent beginning on Ash Wednesday....
Honor roll MMI Preparatory School in Freeland announces these local students who achieved Honor Roll status during the...
District 9 champs Thirty-one Danville students competed at the Pennsylvania High School Speech League (PHSSL) District...
Jeremy R. Hanford, son of Joe Hanford and Carrie and Jamie Cutchall, is Turbotville Lions Club Student of the Month for...
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Well, the liberal blind faith that Trump would go down with the Russian probe just went down in flames. The tight...
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The number of Ku Klux Klan chapters in the U.S. is plummeting as a new generation of khaki-clad...
ORANGE CITY, Iowa (AP) — Residents in northwest Iowa are fighting over a petition that calls on the public library to...
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Berwick man was driving under the influence of alcohol, without a valid registration and while...
Cops seek identity of Ashland robber ASHLAND — A man wearing a mask and a hooded sweatshirt burglarized the Ashland...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Some Iowa City elementary students are urging the school district to recognize Muslim holidays,...
University president on leave over garb ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) —The president of a university in Colorado has been placed...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —Federal Reserve officials at their January meeting believed that a brightening global economic picture...
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Cops: AR-15s, ammo found in teen’s home
LOS ANGELES — An alert security guard overheard a student threatening to open fire at his Southern California high...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Spilling out wrenching tales of lost lives and stolen security, students and parents appealed to...
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Kingsbury leads Tigers with 24 in district opener
BENTON — Senior Dana Kingsbury scored 24 points, and Benton limited Galeton to just eight first-half points on its way...
Rippon, Kenworthy have become breakout stars at these Olympics
They are the stars of the Winter Games, and not for what they’ve done on the ice and slopes. Gay athletes have made...
BERWICK — Northwest overcame a second-half surge by Lackawanna Trail to win, 52-43, in the first round of District 2...
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Ty Jerome scored 18 points and top-ranked Virginia held off depleted Georgia Tech 65-54 on...
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JEONGSEON, South Korea — Over coffee last November at Lindsey Vonn’s home in Coloradao, Sofia Goggia of Italy asked her...
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Sofia Goggia refused to let Lindsey Vonn catch her. Or, anyone else. The Italian skier won...
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Feb. 22, 1988 • Bloomsburg junior Maryanne Kreischer advances to states by winning the floor exercise and placing...
Midway Lanes TUESDAY NO TAP LADIES 17-18 W L Cardinals 52.5 31.5 Blue Birds 45 39 Doves 37.5 46.5 Finches 33...
BOXING 11:30 p.m. ESPN2 — Joseph Diaz, Jr. vs. Victor Terrazas, for Diaz's NABO featherweight title, at Indio, Calif...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with OF Colby Rasmus on a minor league contract....
Thirteen local wrestlers have first-round byes for this weekend’s District 4 tournament, including seven from South...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Charlotte OFF OFF Brooklyn at Orlando OFF OFF New York at Cleveland 6½ 220½...
Today BASKETBALL High school girls District 4 Class 4A first round Danville at Athens..................... 7 p.m...