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Witnesses change tales in deadly Bloomsburg-area fracas
BLOOMSBURG — Brett Woodside stabbed Brandon Burns to death two summers ago. The prosecutors trying Woodside and...
South Centre man facing $1,500 fine
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A man who shot a young bear outside his home and claimed it was self-defense has been charged for...
Official: Mifflin Township family managed to flee flames, but suffered burns
MIFFLINVILLE — A couple and their adult son barely escaped an early morning fire that destroyed their home, their truck...
Tentative agreement comes with days to spare
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia will avert a planned teacher strike after drafting a tentative agreement Thursday,...
ELYSBURG — A Knoebels employee was transported to a hospital with head and hand injuries Thursday morning after he was...
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Religious-rights bill now law INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence vigorously defended the state religious...
Columbia County Traveling Library Used Book Sale: Today, 3-7 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 702 Sawmill Road,...
• Berwick Area Joint Sewer Authority is selling a 2003 Dodge Ram Pickup; to learn more, please see today’s Public...
• Hip-hop singer Fergie (Black Eyed Peas), 40. • Singer Mariah Carey, 45. • Actress Pauley Perrette, 46. • Movie...
1912: First lady Helen Herron Taft and the wife of Japan’s ambassador to the United States, Viscountess Chinda, planted...
Women in PSU nude flap talk STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Some women pictured nude or seminude in photos posted to a Penn State...
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Just before Mahoning Township’s fire chief was to take the stand to testify during a hearing Monday, she was called...
Firemen responded to two reports of possible chimney fires Thursday, but no damage was reported at either home. The...
DANVILLE — A Riverside man who crashed into a car stopped at a red light near Danville Area High School was drunk,...
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LIBERTY TWP. — A New Jersey man who got his truck stuck in the snow was driving drunk at almost four times the legal...
BLOOMSBURG — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell Lawton. The...
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Grayson J. Moyer Alyssa (Montalvo) and Isaac Moyer of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Grayson Joseph, born...
• Bill Karnes is recuperating and would appreciate hearing from friends and family. Cards will reach him at P.O. Box...
Red Cross volunteer was avid bridge player
Jean R. Fisher, 91, of Danville went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, surrounded by her...
BERWICK — A delivery truck with a leaking fuel line left a trail of diesel fuel from the Berwick-Nescopeck Bridge all...
Buckhorn Uni-Mart worker loved animals
Kathleen D. Unger, age 66, of 1462 Hill Road, Millville, died at her home on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Born in...
NEW YORK — An apparent gas explosion leveled an apartment building, partially destroyed another and launched rubble and...
Services and burial at family’s convenience
David Arthur Babb, 42, of Bloomsburg passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital. He was...
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Gov. Wolf’s choice to head up the state police, Col. Marcus Brown, said he “acted like a father” when he removed signs...
Raises all around
Tom Wolf came to office promising to be an “unconventional governor.” He even got off to a good start; his first day...
Parents, educators and community leaders, now is the time. Want to improve our schools? Want to help our children? In...
With April Fools’ Day just around the corner, it appears that the meat, egg, and dairy industries have been playing us...
President Obama’s domestic agenda, which he announced in his State of the Union address, has a lot to like: health care...
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WHAT’S PLAYING AROUND THE AREA
AMERICAN SNIPER ★★★ Director Clint Eastwood’s film, based on the book, about Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper). His...
While the stereotypes in “Get Hard” may be gross exaggerations, its characters live in the real world: A place where...
In “It Follows,” writer-director David Robert Mitchell wastes no time setting the mood with an invigorating prologue....
In “Home,” the latest adventure from DreamWorks Animation, the misfit alien protagonist is called Oh (“The Big Bang...
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With all the attention Iggy Azalea gets from the paparazzi and other celebrity media, we’re surprised no one noticed...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The second installment in the teen dystopian series “Divergent” came in first at the weekend box...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 16-22. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership...
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PARIS — Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door...
NEW YORK (AP) —Airline pilots are supposed to be the ones we trust. Now, that feeling of security has taken a hit. “...
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) —The strange case of a California woman who disappeared for two days grew stranger still Thursday...
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Here are local egg hunts and other Easter activities: Saturday, March 28 • BERWICK — Egg Hunt, 11 a.m., for children...
BLOOMSBURG — A Delaware County man accused of selling cocaine off campus while attending Bloomsburg University has...
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from March 15-21: March 15 •1:09 a.m. — 300 block East Front...
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“For the first time this year, the atmospheric ingredients have fallen into place for an outbreak of severe...
NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after “Downton Abbey” concludes next...
LEBANON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut farm worker has died after a pile of milled corn collapsed on him. Police say...
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No. 1 Wisconsin rallies past Heels
LOS ANGELES — Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in...
CLEVELAND — Notre Dame’s march through March is picking up speed. Demetrius Jackson scored 20 points and the third-...
BLOOMSBURG — When Aaron McGarvey is playing hockey, he’s surrounded by sound. Ice flying, slap shots firing, glass...
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SAN ANTONIO — Charley Hoffman took advantage of calmer afternoon conditions to take the first-round lead in the wind-...
OAKLAND, Calif. — It has been a season full of firsts and fun for the Golden State Warriors, rewriting the franchise...
RALEIGH, N.C. — Eric Staal had a goal and two assists, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-2,...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. —Dean Smith is still giving to his North Carolina players —even after his death. Tim Breedlove, the...
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CLEARWATER, Fla. — No team is picked to win fewer games this season than the Philadelphia Phillies. Rebuilding isn’t...
Even before Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper and the rest of the ramped-up Washington Nationals hit the field for their first...
PITTSBURGH — The scenario was familiar. The destination not so much. A veteran player with not much time left leaving...
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March 27
March 27, 1985 • Benton’s 24-game winning streak comes to an end in the Class A Eastern girls basketball championship...
Today BASEBALL High school Benton at Millville.................4:30 p.m. Lewisburg at Bloomsburg.....4:30 p.m....
AUTO RACING 10 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for Kroger 250, at Martinsville, Va. Noon FS1 — NASCAR,...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Rachel Davis hit a triple and scored a run for Central Columbia as the Blue Jays won their season-...
RAMS POWER DAY March 21 Girls Bench Press 123 lbs.: Morgan Johnson, Muncy, 120 lbs.; Lexi Slusser, Berwick, 75 lbs...
Girls MOUNT CARMEL 120, MIDD-WEST 26 March 24 3,200 relay: 1. Mount Carmel (Miriello, Smith, Lyden, Skavery), 11:...
NCAA TOURNAMENT FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG At Syracuse, N.Y. Louisville 3 130 NC State Michigan St. 2 135 Oklahoma...
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27/FRIDAY Columbia County Traveling Library Used Book Sale, March 27, 3-7 p.m., and March 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 702...
“Guys and Dolls,” Millville H.S. production, March 27-28, 7 p.m., March 29, 2 p.m., at the school auditorium. “One...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville, free...
Square dancing, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Central Columbia Elementary; dandswhitenight@gmail.com, 570-275-8586, 570-389-1675...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that strong hiring should continue...
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Where is the parking enforcement person at to give tickets out on Columbia ave in Berwick I’m tired of bit.. BERWICK...
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Obama Derangement Syndrome (ODS) occurs when your hatred of Obama shrinks your brain, impairs your critical thinking...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been estranged from my sister for four years. She lives across the country, so it hasn’t been...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I do not understand the hysteria over the measles outbreak. In my day, every kid had the measles and...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are realistic and technically proficient. You have a scientific mind that is quick to...
If any of you bought Hillary’s explanation on her e-mails, she is exactly how she portrayed you. She portrayed you as...