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Officer: Pot smell, nervousness led to Bloomsburg woman’s arrest
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A policeman picked a can of brake cleaner out of a suspect’s trunk, and it just didn’t feel right to...
Lightstreet-area wife says surgery required after mishap with rod
SCOTT TWP. — A shopper tripped and fell over a metal rod protruding from a concrete parking barrier outside Renco Ace...
Washingtonville-area foster mom bottle-fed litter
MAHONING TWP. — Every two hours for six long weeks, Carey Fisher had to drop everything to bottle-feed her seven foster...
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Next, public to weigh in on Salem Township energy project
SALEM TWP. — The township’s planning commission voted to approve a natural gas-fueled power plant on the condition that...
Cops allegedly smelled booze on Berwick man
BERWICK — A man had an argument with his brother, left to buy some vodka, had a drink, then drove around looking for...
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1940: The 40-hour work week went into effect under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938. 1962: A naval quarantine of...
Book Sale: Today, 3-7 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Columbia County Traveling Library, 702 Sawmill Road,...
Lawsuit: Gory photo posted LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is...
• Nescopeck Borough Council plans a special meeting Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. to hire a secretary/treasurer. • Salem Township...
Man admits selling knockoff PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who sent a shipment of fake OtterBox cellphone...
‘You need not wonder whether you should have an unreliable person as a friend. An unreliable person is nobody’s friend...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-6-18-26-28 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 6-2-0 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 8-1-4-8 MIDDAY QUINTO: 7-3-4-6-2 EVENING...
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Remember that portion of Bloom Road near Woodbine that flooded every time we got a good rain? Yeah, it’s still...
WILLIAMSPORT — The Department of Environmental Protection has levied a $306,570 fine against Regency Marcellus Gas...
No one injured in Valley accident VALLEY TWP. — An out-of-state truck driver tried to make a U-turn across two lanes...
UNIONTOWN, Ohio (AP) — The middle school teacher from Ohio who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from an...
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MILTON — Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute is teaming with the Central Susquehanna Intermediate...
CANADENSIS (AP) — A Poconos resident said he’s been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have...
BOVINA, N.Y. (AP) — A car stolen in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains has turned up about 100 miles north in New York,...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —Coughlin High School’s dean of students who is accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a...
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WW II vet built hand-carved wood creations
Mahlon Keefer, 88, of Catawissa passed away Tuesday morning, Oct. 21, 2014, in Nottingham Village, Northumberland....
Trucker, enjoyed traveling, furniture design
Richard Ray Beasley, age 62, passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Berwick. He was born in Dallas, Texas, on Sept. 18...
Movie projectionist, local short-order cook
Elizabeth Ruth “Betty” Williams, age 86, of Danville died Thursday morning, Oct. 23, 2014, at home surrounded by family...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Robert Lehman Thomas, age 85, of Bloomsburg died on Thursday morning, Oct. 23, 2014, at his home surrounded by family...
Centenarian was GMC registered nurse
Evelyn C. Noll, 101, of 115 N. Huntington Ave., Danville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Columbia-Montour...
WW II veteran, family man, retired from Merck
Thomas “Tom” Edward Campbell, 89, of Danville died peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, after a lengthy illness. He...
40-year Wise Foods employee, TV Western fan
John H. Pursel, 72, of Wapwallopen passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning, Oct. 23, 2014, at his home. Born in...
Judgments awarded DANVILLE — Judgments have been entered against the following people at the Montour County Courthouse...
Solomon D. Hess Samuel Wyatt and Stephanie Ann (Bridenstine) Hess, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Solomon David,...
Citation dismissed A harassment citation against Ethan Rimmer, 32, Bloomsburg, has been dismissed, records show. A...
• Sarah Peters fell and is facing surgery for injuries to her foot. Get-well wishes may be sent to her at 41 Pine Creek...
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Here are Halloween happenings in our area: Today • BLOOMSBURG —Trick-or-treat at participating Downtown stores, 5-7...
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WHAT’S PLAYING AROUND THE AREA
22 Jump Street ★★★ Cop comedy sequel in which officers Schmidt and Jenko (Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum) go undercover...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In an intriguing cinematic twist, Keanu Reeves’ “Matrix” stunt double Chad Stahelski becomes his co-...
If we were going to be curmudgeonly about it — and “St. Vincent” is, after all, a movie about a curmudgeon — we’d focus...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —“Fury” was the champion of the weekend box-office battle, knocking two-week champ “Gone Girl” to...
NEW YORK (AP) — Al Pacino will return to Broadway next year in a new play by David Mamet written with the Oscar-winner...
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You probably don’t know the name Frank Sivero, but you might know the actor’s face if you saw it. He played Frankie...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Poultry & Rabbits Poultry - Continental...
Senators seeking nationwide recall DETROIT (AP) — Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide...
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NEW YORK — For Maggie Q, “Stalker,” hits close to home. She sees privacy, and guarding her personal space, as vital to...
HAZLETON — The Accordion Virtuosi of Russia will appear in concert Thursday at 7:30 p.m. on stage in the Hazleton Area...
LEWISBURG — Modern dance ensemble Kyle Abraham /Abraham.In.Motion will perform an urban dance piece called Pavement on...
BERWICK — Commonwealth Health affiliates throughout the region, including Berwick Hospital Center, scheduled 488...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 13-19. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership....
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“After several days of overcast, chilly, damp conditions, today’s improvements will be a pleasure. You can expect...
The Animal Resource Center is accepting donations to help with the cost of caring for the puppies. Donations may be...
DANVILLE — Tonight in Camp Hill, two Geisinger nurses will be among 26 finalists nominated for the Nightingale Awards...
BERWICK – Heller’s Gas, 500 N. Poplar St., has sued the following people for payments, records show. The defendants in...
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Blue Jays can’t overcome early three-goal deficit
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — It didn’t take Lewisburg long to establish itself as the better team in a 4-1 victory over Central...
QB Kelly, WR McFadden develop level of comfort
BLOOMSBURG — Thanks to the combined efforts of quarterback Tim Kelly and lanky wide receiver D.J. McFadden, Bloomsburg...
Panthers get a first-half scare from Shik in D4 opener
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg played well enough in the regular season to earn the No. 1 seed for the District 4 Class AA...
LINE MOUNTAIN — Despite a a 4-0 loss to Line Mountain in the first round of the District 4 Class AA playoffs, Danville...
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SAN FRANCISCO — In the middle of a champagne-and-beer-soaked clubhouse after the San Francisco Giants won the NL...
SAN FRANCISCO — Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique. "I know absolutely...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Take a look around the Kansas City Royals' dugout and it's pretty evident: The handwriting is on the...
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STATE COLLEGE — Penn State’s captains called the team together during an off week to address its two consecutive losses...
BOSTON — Former Bruins backup Chad Johnson stopped 30 shots, and Kyle Okposo scored the go-ahead goal in the second...
PITTSBURGH — The call was unconventional. No wonder Todd Haley loved it. Lined up at the Houston 2 late in the first...
PHILADELPHIA — Just when Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy gets his game back on track, here comes the NFL’...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 7 6 1 0 12 22 21 Tampa Bay 7 4 2 1 9 21 14...
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Erik Compton is happy with where he is in golf, and he’s not referring to his 5-under 65 on...
McGladrey Classic First Round Brian Harman 31-34—65 -5 Michael Thompson 33-32—65 -5 Erik Compton 32-33—65 -5 Will...
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For the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — Warrior Run’s Tori Ross was jumping around and smiling during the District 4...
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BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Christian’s Zach Williams netted five goals, and the Knights finished off their season with an...
When • Saturday, 2 p.m. at Danny Hale Field in Robert B. Redman Stadium, on BU’s upper campus. It’s Parents’ and...
AUTO RACING Noon FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500, at Martinsville, Va. 1:30...
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Oct. 24, 1984 • The Danville boys and Central Columbia girls each bring home District 4 cross country championships....
Today FOOTBALL High school Berwick at Coughlin...................7 p.m. Bloomsburg at Loyalsock............7 p.m....
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG World Series at San Francisco -125/+115 Kansas City NCAA Football FAVORITE LINE O/U...
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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Poultry & Rabbits Poultry - Mediterranean...
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AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Maine mother who’s using social media to have her son’s ashes scattered all over the world has...
PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old suburban Detroit girl accused of stabbing her younger brother as part of...
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DEAR DR. ROACH: What’s your opinion on cooled thermotherapy for benign enlargement of the prostate? I recently was put...
DEAR ABBY: A former colleague recently moved nearby and sent us an invitation to dinner at her new residence. She...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You love to discover something new and wondrous with your painstaking attention to detail. You...
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Pennsylvania’s lawmakers have concluded that the commonwealth’s struggling cities are on their own. They adopted...
On the night of Sept. 15, Pennsylvania Wildlife Conservation Officer Mark Gritzer parked his vehicle near a reclaimed...
Several people have asked me about a Letter to the Editor (Oct. 22) from the lawyer (Scott Wyland) for Mahoning...
“ Let us rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character,...
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or...
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24/FRIDAY Book Sale, Oct. 24, 3-7 p.m., and Oct. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Columbia County Traveling Library, 702 Sawmill...
Free Comedy Show, headlined by Ron Babcock of Los Angeles, Oct. 29, 9 p.m., Garfield’s, 1 Susquehanna Valley Mall Drive...
Gallery Series Concert, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m., performer/composer Seth Cluett, Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building,...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville, free...
To Fr. Mammarella- Congratulations on your 90th Birthday. I pray God grants you many more happy & healthy ones. I’m...