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Coroner: Depression plagued divorced Fernville man
FERNVILLE — The man who died in a house fire here last month actually set the blaze himself as a way to commit suicide...
Berwick Police say two drove around buying ingredients for drug
BERWICK — Two repeat drug offenders went on a two-county ride Friday in a vehicle filled with meth-making ingredients,...
Man facing decades in prison following Bloomsburg assaults
BLOOMSBURG — A convicted child molester was back in court this week pleading guilty to raping and sexually assaulting...
Woman badly burned in ‘unprovoked’ assault
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman was sentenced to two to five years in state prison Thursday for throwing a cup of...
Brother: Driver just dropped off worker
UNITYVILLE — A contractor from northern Columbia County died Thursday after his pickup side-swiped a tractor-trailer...
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1963: President John F. Kennedy was assassinated while riding in a motorcade in Dallas; Texas Gov. John B. Connally, in...
Geisinger Turkey Trot 5K Walk & Fun Run: 9 a.m., GMC Hospital for Advanced Medicine, Danville; events.geisinger.org...
• The 2015 meeting schedule for the Bloomsburg Area school board can be found in today’s Classifieds. The audit of the...
• Actress Scarlett Johansson, 30. • Actress Mariel Hemingway, 53. • Actress Jamie Lee Curtis, 56. • Actor Robert...
Cat made cross-country trek WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — A New Mexico woman’s missing kitten has been found 2,300 miles...
Man, 92, shoots wife, himself ALLENTOWN (AP) — A 92-year-old man told his son he planned to end his wife’s suffering,...
TREASURE HUNT: 16-19-24-26-28 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 1-3-1 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 1-9-6-9 MIDDAY QUINTO: 6-8-0-3-7 EVENING...
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Steve Soifer, CEO of an international support group for people with “shy bladders,” excoriated DirecTV in November for...
NESCOPECK — The Nescopeck Community Cupboard needs more food donations, as well as volunteers to help carry bags...
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DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway,...
NEW YORK — Monif Clarke didn’t have a social media strategy for her women’s clothing company until this year, when she...
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NEW YORK — Roxie Hart, the celebrity-craving heroine at the heart of “Chicago,” has been played by 32 women since the...
NEW YORK — Mothers always know when something is wrong. “My mom commented,” said Matt Czuchry, one of the stars of CBS...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-winner Faith Prince will lead the trio in “The First Wives Club” musical. Producers said...
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BERWICK — Volunteers have been coming to the aid of the beleaguered Berwick Christmas Boulevard, but more help is...
NESCOPECK — A drunken driver who crashed into a utility pole gave police three different stories, including one in...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who pleaded no contest to exposing himself to a young girl has been sentenced to two...
MONTOUR TWP. — Montour Township Police Chief Terry Eckart has been reinstated to a county-widedrug squadron, an...
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Farmer, cemetery caretaker enjoyed Westerns
Donald Martin Yoder Sr., 87, of Nescopeck Township passed away Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at his home surrounded by his...
BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man arrested for drunken canoeing was placed on probation as a first offender in...
Avid Penn State fan was Vietnam veteran
James S. Conrad, 73, of 116 N. Fourth St., Sunbury, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
BLOOMSBURG — A Millville teen was placed on probation but got a warning after she dropped out of drug treatment court...
Funeral service announced for nonagenarian
Henrietta Heckman, 93, of Bloomsburg, formerly of Hobbie, died peacefully on Friday morning, Nov. 21, 2014, in Emeritus...
BERWICK — The Berwick Salvation Army post is stepping in to take over some of the programs formerly run by the American...
Property transferred for $100,000 Sandra K. and Terry W. Romig paid $100,000 to buy out the half interest of Sandra’s...
County considered business, not building Columbia County commissioners did not consider buying the Finn’s newsstand...
MONTOUR COUNTY MARRIAGE LICENSES • Matthew John Williams, Coal Township, son of John L. Williams and Antoinette M....
MONTOUR COUNTY DIVORCE DECREES • Raul A. Zamora, Youngstown, Ohio, from Tila Zamora, Louisville, Ky.; married Feb. 12...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday — with a...
“During the late autumn and winter, there can be an occasional outbreak of severe weather near the Gulf of Mexico....
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — As Bill Cosby’s standup tour crumbled with shows canceled in six states, the embattled...
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Teams meet today at Yankee Stadium
NEW YORK — The memories of the last Lafayette-Lehigh game in which George Hossenlopp played still sting 50 years later...
PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly doesn’t plan to get caught in a trap. So the words Dallas and...
Huskies win just two bouts in loss to E. Michigan
BLOOMSBURG — If there’s one thing that’s certain after Bloomsburg University’s 30-6 loss to Eastern Michigan at Nelson...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Getting ready for today’s game at Illinois, a relaxed Penn State coach James Franklin talked this...
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PHILADELPHIA — Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points and Markieff Morris had 18 to lead the Phoenix Suns past the winless...
PITTSBURGH — Kyle Okposo scored in the third round of the shootout, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-4 victory...
SOCHI, Russia — FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said Friday a boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia would be “...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —Ryan Boatright had 20 points, Rodney Purvis added 19 and No. 17 Connecticut rallied from five...
In the 1970s and again in '80s, I signed that era's version of the Giancarlo Stanton deal. I was considered the...
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DETROIT — Bills President Russ Brandon says the team is planning to return to Buffalo after Monday night’s game in...
DETROIT — Are you ready for some free football at Ford Field? Fans are being offered free tickets to the NFL game...
CINCINNATI — Top Bengals draft pick Darqueze Dennard is enjoying his rare chances to contribute as a cornerback....
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking...
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PITTSBURGH — T.J. Clemmings and Matt Rotheram are college football survivors. Making it through five seasons during a...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has thrown just one touchdown in each of his last two games...
PASADENA, Calif. — Brett Hundley’s two victories over Southern California are perhaps his proudest accomplishments at...
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Nov. 22, 1984 • Chicago high school basketball standout Ben Wilson is shot and killed in his South Side neighborhood...
Today BASKETBALL College men Shippensburg at Bloomsburg.....3 p.m. College women Shippensburg at Bloomsburg.....1...
NCAA FOOTBALL FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Virginia Tech 15 39 at Wake Forest Miami 6 48½ at Virginia at Tennessee 3½...
AUTO RACING 1 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, qualifying for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, at Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (...
BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS — Selected the contract of RHP Michael Feliz from Quad Cities (MWL). LOS...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu are the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as manager of...
Division II playoff glance First Round Saturday, Nov. 22 Slippery Rock (9-2) at West Chester (10-1), Noon Angelo...
PIAA Class AAAA State Championship First Round Central Dauphin 16, Governor Mifflin 13 Parkland 13, Easton 10...
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EDITOR’S NOTE : An occasional look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don’t tell the full story...
Luke Maguire Armstrong doesn’t pen a holiday letter to friends. The guitar player and songwriter prefers to communicate...
NEW YORK — A former McDonald’s worker acquitted of charges he placed shards of glass into a police officer’s Big Mac...
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DEAR ABBY: I’m 13, and I’m afraid I may have OCD. I want to find out, but what’s standing in my way is that sometimes...
We told you we’ve been following Amanda Bynes on Twitter just so we could regularly glimpse the inner workings of a...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are freedom-loving and opinionated. Your values matter, and you will fight for the freedom...
NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s flurry of corporate mergers may not pay off for shareholders in the long run, but the...
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CHICAGO — In a city famous for its deep-dish pizza, tourists wouldn’t know that the locals more often eat a thinner-...
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Air Mobility Command Museum is now the only place in the United States where one can see a...
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Why is everyone always so concerned with the state of other people’s property? If your neighbor’s property needs a...
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TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6365 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:15 a.m., Greg Martz...
Millennials topic of Lifetree Café ELYSBURG — How the millennial generation — people born between 1980 and 2000 — will...
Women continue to be a minority when it comes to driving truck. Workers at the chapel at the Buckhorn truck stop have...
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If your breakfast this morning came out of a box, odds are that “natural and artificial flavors” were part of the...
THORN: It’s hard to believe, but just three years after Sandusky Pennsylvania is again ground zero for a cringe-...
Reflecting on World War I, California Sen. Hiram Johnson famously said: “The first casualty when war comes is truth.”...
It is being proposed that “sexual orientation” be granted a higher status of protection than religious convictions...
Thursday night while viewing President Barack Obama’s address to the nation on the issue of immigration, I witnessed...
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or...