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Admitted armed robber apologizes to pistol-whip victim
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University student was sentenced to state prison for up to four years for pistol-...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A drunken driver cut off a police car, then openly sipped on a beer after he was pulled over, court...
Chevy engulfed in Berwick
BERWICK — More than a dozen firefighters suited up only to stand by as a Chevrolet Cavalier was fully engulfed in...
Fire chief: Volunteers retrieve victim in Mayberry Township
MAYBERRY TWP. — A 19-year-old man slipped on a path near Beaver Dam here Memorial Day, plunging 300 feet down the rocky...
CATAWISSA — A man who fled Wal-Mart after stealing a 40-inch LED television was slapped with more charges and suffered...
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• Fairmount Township, Luzerne County, has used equipment for sale; for details, please see today’s Public Notices.
Blood Drive: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Columbia Mall, Buckhorn. Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Revival Tabernacle, 960 Susquehanna Trail...
Device causes Capitol scare WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman says a bomb squad safely destroyed a...
1865: Confederate forces west of the Mississippi surrendered in New Orleans. 1868: The impeachment trial of President...
•Contemporary Christian musician Nathan Cochran, 37. • Actor Joseph Fiennes, 45. • Distance runner Zola Budd, 49...
Cops: Dad shot son’s friend MCKEESPORT (AP) — A man shot an 11-year-old boy in the chest with a BB gun on a playground...
TREASURE HUNT: 5-12-20-22-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-3-8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-8-0-5 MIDDAY PICK...
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Benton council is looking to rid the borough of eyesores as part of a newly-proposed and wide-ranging “quality of life...
BLOOMSBURG — Several people are facing fines and court costs after being cited for various misconduct recently,...
SCOTT TOWNSHIP — A Benton man under court order to stay away from his estranged wife was locked up after confronting...
DANVILLE — Montour County residents will be able to dispose of old tires for a fee on Saturday, June 6. It’s been...
Party hosts fined BLOOMSBURG — Two people were fined $100 after being cited for hosting loud or disorderly gatherings...
BLOOMSBURG — Two boaters were cited at the river launch site here for separate violations, according to charges filed...
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BU professor emeritus was renowned artist
Kenneth T. Wilson Jr., age 83, of Bloomsburg passed away Saturday evening, May 23, 2015, at his home surrounded by his...
Air Force vet, Danville State Hospital retiree
John T. Pickin, age 81, of Bloomsburg died Saturday, May 23, 2015, at his home surrounded by his family and under the...
Bloomsburg native was longtime educator
Kathryn Elizabeth “Kay” Brobst Hartman, 99, of 225 Poplar St., Towanda, Pa., passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015, at her...
WWII veteran was former Milco supervisor
Mark “Bud” Lehman Jr., 91, of Bloomsburg went to be with the Lord Monday, May 25, 2015, at his residence, surrounded by...
LIGHTSTREET — A Bloomsburg man was charged with having a small amount of marijuana along with smoking papers and a...
BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man caught shoplifting a cell phone charger and power cord at Dollar General Store here told...
Longtime Magee employee enjoyed fly-tying
Richard J. “Dick” Bennett, age 72, 3510 Second St., Bloomsburg (Almedia), died at his home at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, May 24...
BLOOMSBURG — Five people are facing $200 fines plus court costs after being cited for carrying false IDs purporting to...
MILLER — Marla L. Miller services will be Tuesday, May 26, 2015, from James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home, 1024 Market...
CHAPTICO, Md. (AP) —Police have charged seven suspects in a senior prank that released 72,000 ladybugs in a public high...
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) —As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Legendary “Lawrence of Arabia” actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer’s disease, his agent confirmed...
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PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential...
“A large, warm and increasingly humid air mass — known as a ‘Bermuda high’ — will dominate our weather starting today...
DETROIT (AP) — The death toll from faulty ignition switches in small cars made by General Motors has reached 107....
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Edwards wins Coca-Cola 600 as Busch returns
CONCORD, N.C. — Joe Gibbs has had many special nights in football and auto racing. Few were bigger than Sunday’s...
Montoya’s win helped to erase pre-race concerns
INDIANAPOLIS — Extra! Extra! Juan Pablo Montoya still had to pay $2 to read all about it. On a gray and blustery...
Bloomsburg grad happy he opted to play at Stanford
STANFORD, Calif. — No, Bloomsburg High School graduate Colton Hock did not get drafted in the Major League Baseball...
CLEVELAND — Back on a big league field, Josh Hamilton struck out on four pitches in the first inning Monday. At least...
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NEW YORK — Wilmer Flores hit a tiebreaking three-run homer off Justin De Fratus in the sixth inning to help Bartolo...
NEW YORK — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York...
CLEVELAND — Josh Hamilton was hitless in his return to the majors, but Texas beat Cleveland for its sixth straight win...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Jesse Hahn pitched a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and Oakland beat Detroit for its...
PITTSBURGH — Charlie Morton tossed seven strong innings in his return from hip surgery and the Pittsburgh Pirates ran...
ST. LOUIS — Jhonny Peralta hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning, lifting St. Louis to a victory over Arizona....
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee won a challenge after Khris Davis was called out for missing the plate on a home run trot, but...
MINNEAPOLIS — Ricky Nolasco struck out five in 72/3 innings, and Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer to lead surging...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Robinson Cano drove in two, Roenis Elias threw six solid innings and Seattle beat Tampa Bay....
CHICAGO — Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth, Tanner Roark pitched five effective innings and Washington...
CINCINNATI — Cincinnati lost its ninth straight game as Nolan Arenado homered and drove in the tiebreaking run with a...
BALTIMORE — Caleb Joseph and Steve Pearce hit two-run homers off Dallas Keuchel, and Baltimore dealt the left-hander...
TORONTO — Drew Hutchison pitched a four-hitter, Justin Smoak and Josh Donaldson homered and Toronto beat Chicago....
AMERICAN LEAGUE Rangers 5, Yankees 2 Texas 120 000 200—5 13 2 New York 200 000 000—2 6 1 Gallardo, Kela (7),...
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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio —LeBron James hurts everywhere, the King of Pain. One win from taking the Cavaliers back to the NBA...
TAMPA, Fla. — Steven Stamkos knows what it’s like to come close to getting to the Stanley Cup finals and wind up not...
PARIS — A loss by Venus Williams in the first round at a Grand Slam is no longer the rarity it once was. And, as it...
Sunday 1. (3) Carl Edwards, Toyota, 400 laps, 107.2 rating, 47 points, $363,390. 2. (4) Greg Biffle, Ford, 400, 97.7...
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May 26, 1985 • Robert Parish has 23 points, and Larry Bird and Kevin McHale add 21 apiece in Boston’s 112-100 win over...
Today BASEBALL High school District 4 Class AA semifinal at Bowman Field Warrior Run vs. Loyalsock......... 7 p.m...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER’S OFICE — Suspended Baltimore LHP Brian Matusz eight games for having a foreign substance on...
Photo provided SCA Honors Basketball Players Southern Columbia’s seventh, eighth, ninth, junior varsity and varsity...
mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Washington -110/+100 at Chicago at Pittsburgh -150/+140 Miami at New...
GOLF 10:30 a.m. TGC — NCAA, Division I, Women's Championship, match play, quarterfinals, at Bradenton, Fla. 3:30 p.m...
Photo provided Cannons Wins Presidents Cup The U13 girls North Union United Lady Cannons won the Eastern Pennsylvania...
Berwick Golf Club THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE W L T. Kinsey/J. Kocher 3 1 K. Young/J. Hobbis 3 0 Joe Nespoli/T....
Beyond Violence 5K May 2 1. Mason Kimbell, 17:53; 2. Benjamin White, 19:15; 3. Bao Lee, 19:16; 4. Wendy Calarco,...
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BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man is accused of stealing $1,062 from his girlfriend’s bank account by fraudulently using...
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center and Geisinger Clinic are seeking payments from the following people, court records...
BLOOMSBURG — A Block Party reveler seen drinking while walking in the middle of the street with a bottle of beer gave a...
SCOTT TOWNSHIP — A man was charged with taking his father’s car without permission and failing to return with it,...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was cited for public drunkenness after he was found passed out in the rest room at...
DANVILLE — Trinity Lutheran Church will hold a free community meal today from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the church, located...
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The most interesting thing about celebrity chef Bobby Flay — before his divorce, that is — was that he appeared in a...
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Two-time Academy Award winner Robert Redford is encouraging college graduates to be fearless...
NEW YORK — Michael Fassbender is cool and composed, calmly answering questions until it’s suggested he’s not quite as...
MOUNT DESERT, Maine (AP) — David Rockefeller made a rare public appearance ahead of his 100th birthday to formally...
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Science, patients driving surge in Rx research for rare diseases
TRENTON, N.J. — The global pharmaceutical industry is pouring billions of dollars into developing treatments for rare...
DEAR DR. ROACH: For the past several years, I have had an abnormal creatinine reading. The readings range from 2.2 to 2...
Millions of older people are getting tests they don’t need to prove they are healthy enough to have cataracts removed,...
Q. I have a lot of arthritic pain, so when you mentioned turmeric for joint pain, I thought I would try it. In three...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Prick a finger and have the blood checked for parasites — by smartphone? Scientists are turning those...
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The trucking industry has been making special deliveries in Washington, spending millions of dollars on lobbyists and...
Our Danville reporter, Chris Krepich, recently wrote about a decision by the state to sell three houses near Danville...
What’s a life worth? What about a life free of long-term disability following a severe car accident, heart attack, or...
When the Affordable Care Act and its insurance plans made their disastrous debut on the Internet nearly two years ago,...
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NEW YORK — Andrea Martin suffers from misophonia — the dislike of small, irritating common noises, such as gum chewing...
DEAR ABBY: I’m a 48-year-old woman. I have known I was gay since I was 14. No one knows because I never acted on it...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul reaches out in his most direct way yet to African-...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are dignified and honorable, and protective of your loved ones. You also have a high code of...
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Have any veterans been asked their opinion on where the Stewie Tank should be located. Many Vet organizations have...
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FRACKING 101E: a review class for government officials who “didn’t know that” —More than 90 percent of the water used...