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Suspect was agitated and sweaty despite frosty night, officers report
BERWICK — Sweat was running down a suspect’s face on a 30-degree night, but he told a policeman, “I’m not sweating. I’m...
BERWICK — A drunken driver in an old Oldsmobile was racing a truck up Front Street at 80 mph when he smashed into a...
He ‘likes to think he’s a ninja,’ says weary mom of twin tots
CATAWISSA — A man who allegedly threatened police with nunchakus needs psychiatric help, his wife says, but she defends...
Judge tossed Bloom couple’s mold claims and ordered payment
BLOOMSBURG — After a landlord sued a couple for $750 in rent, the duo hit back with a separate lawsuit demanding more...
BLOOMSBURG — A man charged last summer with harassment after making 61 calls in one day to his insurance company in...
Charges: Man dumped ‘Toy Story’ backpack containing drug-cooking pot into Dumpster
BRIAR CREEK — A man allegedly threw a “Toy Story” backpack containing a one-pot meth lab into a Dumpster behind Surplus...
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• M&T Bank has notified state regulators that it plans to close its branch at Main and State streets, Millville...
BOOK SALE: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, Market Street. STORY TIME: 11:30 a.m., toddlers; 6 p.m....
1784: In a letter to his daughter Sarah, Benjamin Franklin expressed unhappiness over the choice of the bald eagle as...
• Country musician Michael Martin (Marshall Dyllon), 32. • Actor Colin O’Donoghue (TV: “Once Upon a Time”), 34. •...
Kids rescued from icy pond LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say four children have been taken to hospitals after...
Homestead fire ruled arson PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say they have confirmed that a fire that ravaged buildings in...
TREASURE HUNT: 01-20-23-25-30 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 2-1-4 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 3-2-4-9 MIDDAY QUINTO: 2-5-9-5-2 EVENING...
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Unattended blaze sparked 40-acre fire, citation says NORTH CENTRE TWP. — Tiffany Ann Whitehair, 26, of 72 Shelhamer...
The 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Program and Dinner is set for Sunday, Feb. 8, at 4 p.m. at the...
Volunteers welcome to help clear walks of seniors, disabled
As forecasters predicted 2 to 4 more inches of snow for our area, Berwick council members and the mayor were readying...
Man stole two cartons from Nescopeck mart
NESCOPECK — State Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a thief who stole two cartons of Newport Shorts...
HUNLOCK TWP. — A man crashed his car here Wednesday and fled, State Police said. Now Hector D. Perez Jr., 21, of...
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union announced Friday that it has settled a lawsuit with a Kansas...
But consumers shouldn’t expect savings to trickle down to grocery shelves
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) —The recent plunge in fuel prices has been a welcome relief across the agricultural sector, helping...
Pupils allowed to skip, officials say BERWICK — The following people were charged with allowing children in their care...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A complete list of winners at Sunday’s 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards: MOVIES • Actor:...
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Avid fan of Bloomsburg Fair, Penn State football
Freda M. Leiby, age 95, formerly of West Main Street, Bloomsburg, died at 3:05 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at the...
Bloomsburg woman enjoyed crocheting
Mary F. Gordner, 75, of 157 Hidlay Church Road, Bloomsburg, passed away on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at Balanced Care at...
Longtime Milco Industries machine operator
Frances L. Nungesser, age 99, formerly of Stony Brook Circle, Orangeville, died at 5:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015,...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Mary A. Snyder, age 81, formerly of 138 Hoover Lane, Catawissa, died at 4 p. m. Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at the Balanced...
DANVILLE — Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren has been endorsed by 15 fellow prosecutors in her bid for a...
LONDON (AP) — When cartoonists at a French publication that had poked fun at the Prophet Muhammad were shot dead,...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge has stayed her order overturning Alabama’s gay marriage ban for two weeks. But...
Brentley S. Lupini Michael Lupini and Tonya (Green) Kreitz of Columbia County are the parents of a son, Brentley Scott...
ZAMBONI — John “Trapper Jack” A. Zamboni, 86, formerly of 230 Second Street, Wilburton. Relatives, friends and...
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The NCAA’s latest capitulation to rabid Penn State loyalists — restoring 112 wins vacated under 2012 sanctions,...
THORN: Since her arrest for embezzling at least $230,000, Mary Ann Gillespie of Bloomsburg has done her best to avoid...
“I don’t really care who he is. It doesn’t make him any exception. If you’re a racist, you’re always going to be a...
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EBENSBURG — They won’t be serving prison food, but operators of a restaurant proposed for the old Cambria County Jail...
I see in the paper this morning that the Southern teachers are upset because their premiums may be going up 40 percent...
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) —Does the best comedy come from pain? And does that mean comedians are the most miserable people...
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Tracking software helps hold cities accountable for winter cleanup
CHICAGO (AP) — As another storm flung snow at Chicago, Alexandra Clark wondered how she’d get to work. Like an...
Q. I developed toenail fungus and tried using some herbal remedies. The daily soaks were working, but very slowly....
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Throughout the quieter parts of the French Quarter, residents and businesses have posted signs that...
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“A storm, named Juno by the Weather Channel, will make today cloudy and cold, with the possibility of 4 or 5 inches of...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex? The San Francisco Zoo is offering...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal’s temperature. Applying pesticides. When it comes to...
DUBLIN (AP) — Helen Heaphy’s number came up at the bingo hall. The prize was a trip to court. The 50-year-old...
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Looking at why the big game matters
PHOENIX — The Super Bowl, at its most basic level, is a game that determines the NFL championship. It has become so...
High-scoring All-Star game features fake brawl
COLUMBUS, Ohio — John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team...
PHOENIX — Relishing no longer being in the “villain” role, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is painting his team’s...
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MELBOURNE, Australia — After the clock ticked past midnight, Andy Murray became aware that it was officially Australia...
ATLANTA — Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Al Horford added 19 to lead Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100...
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes...
NEW YORK — Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 28 15.651 — Brooklyn 18 26.409 10½ Boston 15 26.366 12...
Humana Challenge Final Bill Haas 67p-63q-69n-67—266 -22 Charley Hoffman 71q-63n-69p-64—267 -21 Brendan Steele 67q...
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CLEVELAND — Josh Gordon’s troubles have deepened. He may be out of chances —and time. The wide receiver for the Browns...
RENTON, Wash. — Almost every day during training camp and often during the season, Dan Quinn would put on large padded...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Brandon Browner received a Super Bowl ring last year even though he was watching from home 3,000...
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Jan. 26, 1985 • Doug Flutie, after being virtually ignored in the NFL draft, signs with the USFL’s New Jersey Generals...
Today BASKETBALL High school girls Berwick at Coughlin............ 7:15 p.m. Meyers at Northwest........... 7:15 p....
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Named Vince Coleman baserunning instructor. DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed...
Scoring Boys basketball Name School Points Tyler Evans Berwick 303 David Hutchison CCCS 264 Garret Watson Benton...
NFL FAVORITE line O/U UNDERDOG Super Bowl Sunday at Glendale, Ariz. New England 1 48 Seattle NCAA Basketball...
BOXING 10 p.m. FS1 — Golden Boy Promotions ——————————————— MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — Syracuse at...
NBA LEAGUE LEADERS Scoring G FG FT PTS AVG Harden, HOU 44 363 359 1203 27.3 James, CLE 35 319 211 909 26.0 Davis...
BLOOMSBURG — Andy Schutz earned the only win for the Bloomsburg University wrestling team in a 38-3 loss to No. 15...
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SELMA, Ala. — The 50th anniversary of the civil rights marches in Selma and the movie that tells the story are expected...
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE SELMA TO MONTGOMERY TRAIL: http://www.nps.gov/semo/index.htm NATIONAL VOTING RIGHTS MUSEUM: http...
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DEAR ABBY: We have a couple of daughters who have told us we must take off our shoes if we visit them (and our...
Now that People magazine and its readers have drawn attention to how much Anne Hathaway looks like Mrs. Amal Clooney,...
DEAR DR. ROACH: On a Monday, I took my 91-year-old mother out for a belated birthday lunch. She has had a long and,...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are confident, bold and aggressive. Because you believe in yourself, you will do things...
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... son of Jeremy and Kara Zeisloft, Perrysburg, Ohio, turned 12 on Sunday. Grandparents are Tim and Jo Flick,...
... son of Angie Klingerman and Ginny Lerch, Danville, turned 2 on Jan. 12. Grandparents are Doug and Robyn Klingerman...
... daughter ofAlex Frew, Danville, and Stephanie and Vincent Harp, Bloomsburg, turns 7 today. Grandparents are John...
... daughter of Jeff and Kelly Stiner, Millville, turned 8 on Jan. 14. She is the granddaughter of Dale and Melissa...
... son of Jason and Heather Zerbe, Bloomsburg, will turn 7 Wednesday. Grandparents are Russ and Nancy Zerbe, and Terry...
... daughter of Jason and Trisha Whispell, Bloomsburg, turned 2 on Jan. 17. Grandparents are Frank and Gail Lutz and...
... son of Jeff and Tiffany Liwacz, Bordentown, N.J., will turn 5 Thursday. He is the grandson of Tom and Sophia...
... daughter of Marcus and Dawn Coulter, Bloomburg, will turn 10 on Thursday. Grandparents are Barry and Gail Leonard,...
... son of Desirae N. Sult and Michael A. Silvetti Sr., both of Berwick, will turn 7 on Wednesday. He is the grandson...
... daughter of Michael Williams and Michele Richards of Elysburg, will turn 7 on Saturday. Her grandparents are...
... daughter of Shawn and Rayanne Preisz, Danville, turned 10 on Sunday. Grandparents are Denny and Carol Wagner and...
... son of Jessica Parker, Berwick, and Rob Thompson, Dalton, turned 3 on Jan. 23. Grandparents are Carl and Brenda...
... daughter of Dale and Kerry Wargo, Catawissa, will be 6 years old on Feb. 1. She is the granddaughter of John Yeager...
... son of Roslyn Crawford and Jason Crawford, Berwick, celebrated his third birthday on Jan. 15. Sean is the grandson...
... daughter of Katie Titman and Chris Wharton, Bloomsburg, and Derek Seawell, Virginia, will turn 7 on Feb. 1. Her...
... daughter of Martin and Amber (Westover) Parr, Waller, turned 3 on Jan. 24. Grandparents are Steven and Sherry Parr...
... son of Martin and Amber (Westover) Parr, Waller, will turn 1 on Wednesday. Grandparents are Steven and Sherry Parr...
... daughter of Brock and Kristen Dohl, Berwick, turned 5 on Sunday. Grandparents are William Dohl, Wapwallopen; Gary...
... daughter of Larue Marks III and Carin Marks, Catawissa, will turn 11 on Thursday. Grandparents are Christine...
... daughter of George and Kristina Barron, Bloomsburg, turned 2 on Jan. 22. Grandparents are Kevin and Lynda Barron,...
... daughter of Carl C. and Wendy Risch, Manila, Philippines, is celebrating her 11th birthday today. Her grandparents...
Despite decades of medical research and public campaigns to ease the problem, heart disease is the No. 1 killer in the...
GHP offers free flu shots to adults BLOOMSBURG — Geisinger Health Plan will be holding free flu clinics this week to...