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Bloomsburg-area man faces up to 20 years in stabbing
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter Friday for the stabbing death of his...
Suspect turned self in, is barred from contacting woman
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University coed was violently raped in her dorm room this week by a fellow student, according...
Scott Township business offers rare electric-vehicle service near I-80
SCOTT TWP. — Drivers of electric automobiles can now recharge while they sleep or eat at the Inn at Turkey Hill and its...
Two allegedly paid 50 cents for $130 appliance, sought credit
BUCKHORN — A Bloomsburg man and woman used a fake barcode sticker to ring up a $130 blender at Wal-Mart for 50 cents,...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student seen doing pushups in the street while dozens of vehicles drove by him was...
BLOOMSBURG — A woman with a theft record is now accused of pocketing $200 while working at the cash register at Dunkin...
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Columbia County Traveling Library Used Book Sale: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 702 Sawmill Road, Scott Township. Indoor Yard Sale:...
• Singer Lady Gaga, 29. • Actor Vince Vaughn, 45. • Country singer Reba McEntire, 60. • Actress Dianne Wiest, 69...
1898: The Supreme Court, in United States v. Wong Kim Ark, ruled that a child born in the United States to Chinese...
• The report for 2014 by the Beaver Township auditors can be found in today’s Public Notices. • Berwick Area Joint...
Guard fired for online rant VINELAND, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge says a school can fire a security guard for her...
Cops: Robbers raped woman PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two teens robbed and raped a 19-year-old woman who was walking home from...
TREASURE HUNT: 7-11-15-16-17 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-0-1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-2-4-1 MIDDAY PICK...
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Remember 1999 Berwick High grad and former WBRE anchor Kyla Campbell ? Campbell, an Emmy-nominated journalist, is now...
NESCOPECK — A Berwick woman in the midst of a sudden dizzy spell hit an oncoming car and a park bench before her sedan...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was drunk when he passed out on the front porch of a student apartment building in the...
BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University students are facing fines of $100 plus costs for disorderly conduct in a...
WEST HEMLOCK TWP. — A $730,000 paving project on Route 642 between Hollow Road at the Columbia County line and Stine...
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WILKES-BARRE — A man convicted of strangling a pharmacist and his girlfriend was sentenced Friday to life in prison...
BUCKHORN — A woman and her boyfriend allegedly took about $424 of Blu-ray movies and $128 in over-the-counter...
MONTOURSVILLE — Police say a 2-year-old boy found a handgun on a bed and shot himself in the leg while his mother and...
• Jermiah C. Walter, 5C Meadowbrook Road, Valley Township, son of Richard T. Walter and Yvonne L. Dillinger, and Amber...
MONTOUR TWP. — A 77-year-old township man was cited for firing a.22-caliber rifle from his backyard too close to people...
MONTOUR TWP. — Renee Markle, 23, of Lot 12, 522 Montour Blvd., did not confine a pit bull-labrador mix to her property...
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Here are local egg hunts and other Easter activities: Today • BERWICK — Egg Hunt, 11 a.m., for children up to sixth...
BLOOMSBURG — Streater Field will reopen to the public today, just in time for the spring soccer season. Bloomsburg...
BLOOMSBURG — A town man sold heroin three times to an informant here in recent weeks, including at a downtown bar where...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital volunteers for the week of March 29: SUNDAY — Gift shop: Open 12-...
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Centenarian helped found Berwick business
Margaret (Laski) Ladonis, 100, of 1925 N. Market St., Berwick, and more recently a resident of Butler Valley Manor,...
ROME (AP) — Italy’s highest court on Friday overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Donald L. Erlston, age 71, of 24 Cooper St., Danville, died at 5:31 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2015, at Geisinger Medical...
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man had robbery and assault charges dropped against him this week after prosecutors told a judge...
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man who drifted his vehicle into the passing lane and onto the shoulder of Route 54 was...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Six people were ordered to pay more than $23,000 in fines and costs stemming from a three-month deer...
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PASADENA, Calif. —There’s a mystery to cancer, in large part because of fear. PBS tries to unravel it in the six-hour...
LONG BEACH, Calif. — A woman police say concocted a plot to kill mothers and steal their babies to pass off as her own...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Craig T. Nelson is getting back in the coaching game for NBC. The network ordered 13 episodes of a...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Felicity Jones laughs and says “absolutely” when asked if she’s coming up with various ways to say she...
“Eventually, the ice and snow still covering much of Canada will melt, and the weather will warm up in Pennsylvania....
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 4-year-old girl grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a...
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Louisville tops Wolfpack to advance
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points, reserve Anton Gill keyed a late-game surge, and Louisville beat...
HOUSTON — Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the...
SAN FRANCISCO — Whether it’s steroid testing, all those power arms in the bullpen or a lower strike zone, baseballs...
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SAN ANTONIO — Jimmy Walker enjoyed a neighborly stroll at TPC San Antonio after a 35-minute drive from his suburban...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — There’s been lot of talk about tires in the NASCAR garage the past few weeks, or longer, and lots...
PHILADELPHIA — Chris Paul scored 25 points, DeAndre Jordan had 17 points and 20 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB y-Toronto 43 30.589 — Boston 31 40.437 11 Brooklyn 31 40.437 11...
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —Tennessee fired men’s basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though athletic director Dave...
CLEVELAND — Beware, Kentucky. That little leprechaun looms. The pristine season, the presumed NCAA championship, the...
LOS ANGELES — Arizona guard Gabe York remembers having the ball in his hands, taking a couple of dribbles and failing...
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: “I never knowingly took any steroids.” And this, too: “I...
FALL RIVER, Mass. —Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez and his fiancee traded expressionless glances...
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benton • HEAD COACH: Greg Fritz, fourth season • CAREER RECORD: 8-52 • ASSISTANTS: Kris Letteer, Jay Steinruck,...
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March 28
March 28, 1985 • Sophomore Bob Groshek rips a bases-loaded, two-run single as Central Columbia rallies for an 8-4 win...
Today BASEBALL High school St. John Neumann at Vo-Tech.......noon College Bloomsburg at West Chester.......1 p.m...
NCAA TOURNAMENT FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Cleveland Kentucky 11 136 Notre Dame At Los Angeles Arizona 1½ 133½...
BLOOMSBURG — Joe Kurelja won at No. 1 singles for Bloomsburg, but it wasn’t enough as the Panthers fell 3-2 to...
AUTO RACING 10 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for STP 500, at Martinsville, Va. 11 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR,...
Midway Lanes TUESDAY MATCH POINT LEAGUE Week 30 W L Andrew/Todd 84 10 Bri/Jason 101 4 Ron/Chris 102 14 Cam/...
BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned RHP Danny Salazar to Columbus (IL). DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned...
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LOS ANGELES — It’s a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries and Las Vegas with seasoned comedian Billy...
PITTSBURGH — A man wanted for violating his probation after he was convicted of holding hostages by pretending to have...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Comedian Tommy Chong and Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero are among those expected to address the...
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DEAR ABBY: I am a 14-year-old girl, and my friend “Leah” is out of control. She has been going down the wrong path...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are an independent person who has amazing focus for whatever you do. Your friends are loyal...
NEW YORK — The Clintons are going back to the White House this spring —onstage, that is. “Clinton the Musical,” the...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than...
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TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:10 a.m. Saturday,...
Cross Walk slated in Millville MILLVILLE — The Millville Area Churches Cross Walk will be held Good Friday, April 3....
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Oregon couple rents out cottage to pay for care
PHOENIX, Ore. (AP) — Brian McMillan opened an industrial-size chest freezer revealing hunks of meat piled inside. “...
SEATTLE — Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding...
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When I was growing up, my family celebrated both Jewish and Christian holidays. And one of my favorites was Passover....
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(Salt lake City first responders heard Mystery Voice before rescuing Toddler from River) We heard a Woman’s voice...
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“I believe in you. I believe in the power of millions of courageous conservatives rising up to reignite the promise of...
ROSE: Talk about lucky: The four people who got dumped last Saturday in Bloomsburg when the floor of the porch they...
Because the facts of this matter are so astounding, let’s make sure we have this straight. President Barack Obama is...
The field of health care is constantly undergoing change, brought on by scientific breakthroughs, technological...
It dawned on Thomas Edison that sunshine could drive both his inventions and his friend Henry Ford’s horseless...