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Man hits jackpot on daily stop at gas station
BERWICK — Every morning, Robert Young stops at the Berwick Sunoco station on his way to work and fills up on gas,...
Officer: Driver had fresh batch in pocket
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — When Briar Creek Township Officer Nick Thorpe tried to pull over a Berwick man for an expired...
Taps go dry for 50+ Berwick customers and water closes thoroughfare for hours
BERWICK — A water-main break caused taps to run dry for an estimated 50 to 60 customers here and closed busy Summerhill...
Supers staying mum on decision for now
MAHONING TWP. — Supervisors have canceled today’s public hearing where former Township Police Chief Chad Thomas planned...
Man to serve three to 12 months in county prison, pay $500 fine
BLOOMSBURG — A young father who injured his infant daughter in Catawissa last fall when she became “fussy” apologized...


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• Actress Blake Lively, 29. • Country singer Jo Dee Messina, 46. • Television chef Rachael Ray, 48. • Actor Blair...
1944: During World War II, Paris was liberated by Allied forces after four years of Nazi occupation. 1958: President...
Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg; Fresh Express, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; bring...
• Stillwater invites bids by contractors on a road project in today’s Classifieds. • The 2015 financial statement for...
Neighbor denies hate crime TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Tulsa man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and hate...
Cops: Boy shot grandmother HARBORCREEK (AP) — A 14-year-old has been charged with fatally shooting his grandmother...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-5-10-13-20 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 4-0-7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-0-5-1 MIDDAY PICK...
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When it comes to phone scams, sometimes it’s hard to tell the difference between legitimate callers and those looking...
Man allegedly hurt ex, child and threatened cops
DANVILLE — A homeless shelter resident who allegedly broke into his ex-wife’s home, grabbed a knife and threatened to “...
LEWISBURG (AP) — The first of four young men charged over a rock-throwing episode on an interstate that caused severe...
CATAWISSA — Thomas Smithonic of 2627 Short Road, Millville, alleges Gary M. Padgett owes him $299 for a chain saw....
MIFFLINVILLE — Two were cited after a July 31 fight here. Jason L. Wall, 38, of 535 Monroe St., Apt. 2, Berwick,...

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Helped pioneer the sport of hang gliding
At home with family and feeling the love of countless others, Thomas R. “TR” Johnson, age 64, of Bloomsburg died on...
Former Catawissa resident, world traveler
Arlene O. Wolfgang, formerly from Mill Street in Catawissa, passed away Sunday afternoon, Aug. 21, 2016, at the home of...
Bloomsburg school custodian collected dolls
Imogene M. Hughes, age 87, of Bloomsburg died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family and under...
Avid baseball participant and enthusiast
Bob Casey, age 90, of 32 E. Scott St., Orangeville, passed away Aug. 15, 2016, while vacationing with family in the...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Thomas M. Hartman, age 86, 9 Shawnee Road, Bloomsburg, died at 3:18 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, at the Gardens of...
ACF retiree enjoyed watching NASCAR events
Miles F. Drumheller, age 77, of Catawissa died Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, at his home, surrounded by his family and...
Complete obituary to be published Friday
Clair R. “Randy” Collins Jr., age 67, of Bloomsburg died Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, a patient of Geisinger???Bloomsburg...
SHICKSHINNY — A Shickshinny man allegedly caught with drug gear during a traffic stop failed to show for a hearing...
Son and daughter served Larry and Janet Lupini of Woodland Whitetails in Mifflin Township have two children who served...
Carter W. Karnes Levi Karnes and Kayla Aikey of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Carter William, born Wednesday,...
CORCORAN — On Aug. 18, 2016, William E., husband of Alice Marie (Lunger) Corcoran, 17 Spruce St., Bloomsburg, aged 79....
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Organizations that support emergency services and environmental preservation are among those eligible for funding by...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) —A deaf man shot to death by a North Carolina state trooper after a chase was scared of police...
1934 missive to gang member to be sold
BOSTON (AP) — Bonnie and Clyde made it quite clear how they felt about a former member of their gang in a letter they...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Paisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for...
BLOOMSBURG — All 32 establishments in our coverage area met state food standards during inspections Aug. 8-15. In...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The prosecutor calls it “bomb week,” his shorthand for eight school threats — many written in...
Orangeville man accused of trespass FISHING CREEK TWP. —Police cited an Orangeville man on consecutive days for...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday rejected legislation to increase the sales of smart guns, saying...
Pennsylvania schools have seen an increase in unsolved bomb threats in its public schools over the last three academic...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in nine U.S. states that have been hard-hit by coal layoffs are being promised...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorneys for Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams on Wednesday asked an appellate court to overturn a...
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“In the Atlantic Ocean, which has suddenly become active, Tropical Storm Fiona has dissipated, while Tropical Storm...
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Pineda smacks HR to give team a spot in championship
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT —Esmith Pineda smashed a go-ahead three-run homer in the fifth inning and Panama beat South Korea, 3...
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh defensive end Cameron Heyward isn’t opposed to a rotation along the line. He’s also OK with...
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — The Olympics are over. The Ryder Cup in on the horizon. In between is a $10 million payoff for...
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PITTSBURGH — A solid road trip kept the Houston Astros on the right path toward a playoff spot. Evan Gattis hit his...
SEATTLE — Rookie Gary Sanchez kept up his torrid stretch with his seventh home run in the past nine games, and Masahiro...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Toronto 71 54.568 — — 6-4 W-1 37-26 34-28 Boston 71 54.568 — — 8-2 W-...
MIAMI — Jose Fernandez pitched seven innings and appeared to avoid a serious injury when he tweaked his right leg on...
SAN DIEGO — Major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six effective innings and Chicago finished off a three-game...
MILWAUKEE — Ryan Braun hit two home runs and Milwaukee tied a season-high with its fourth straight win, beating...
CINCINNATI — Yu Darvish hit only the second homer by a Rangers pitcher and Adrian Beltre hit a tiebreaking double in...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Kendall Graveman pitched into the seventh inning to become Oakland's first 10-game winner this season...
ST. LOUIS — Yoenis Cespedes says he has no plans to exercise an opt-out clause in his contract with the New York Mets...
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NEW YORK — Maybe Roger Federer could play the Olympics and skip the U.S. Open. Or sit out the Rio Games and make it to...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo entered training camp last month knowing that for the first time in his two-...
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Keeping a dynasty seems even more challenging than creating one. Just ask Hall of Fame car owner Rick...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A visibly shaken Giants owner John Mara said Wednesday he was fine with the NFL’s...
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. —This is one time Rory McIlroy says he was happy to be mistaken. McIlroy was among the top four...
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Aug. 25, 1986 • The St. Louis Cardinals defeat the defending Super Bowl champion Chicago Bears, 14-7, in a fight-...
Today GOLF High school at Belles Springs Golf Course Benton vs. Sugar Valley Charter, Central Mountain, Montgomery...
Feb. 13 — x-Sprint Unlimited, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Denny Hamlin) Feb. 18 — x-Can-Am Duel At Daytona 1, Daytona Beach,...
BASEBALL 3 p.m. ESPN — Little League World Series, elimination game, Nuevo Leon, Mexico-Sydney winner vs. Aguadulce,...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Scranton/WB (Yankees) 81 49.623 — Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 77 53.592...
Midway Lanes MONDAY NIGHT MEN’S LEAGUE Week 1 W L The Old Farts 4 0 Full House 4 0 O&Y 3 1 Farmers 2 2...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at St. Louis -164/+154 New York Pittsburgh -125/+115 at Milwaukee at...
BERWICK — Lauren Cunfer won in straight sets, as did both of Bloomsburg’s doubles teams during a 3-2 victory over...
BASEBALL American League KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Sent RHP Wade Davis to the AZL Royals for a rehab assignment. OAKLAND...
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NEW YORK — A Mississippi firefighter who received the world’s most extensive face transplant said Wednesday he feels...
AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong...
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) —U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called on Turkish authorities to be patient with the U.S. legal...
LOS ANGELES — During an hour-long chat at his Los Angeles home, Henry Winkler, 70, does impressions of George Foreman,...
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NEW YORK — For viewers who rejoice in TV’s artistic upsurge, one virtuoso perhaps more than anyone can be credited for...
You might not know the name Linda Thompson, but you certainly know two of the most important men in her life. Thompson...
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You may have seen that the U.S. Postal Service unveiled a new series of stamps honoring classic American trucks. The...
2016 Nissan Sentra
Nissan has given the Sentra richer styling and several new features for 2016 while keeping the price of the fuel-...
BASE PRICE: $16,780 for S manual; $17,630 for S with CVT; $18,030 for FE; $18,550 for SV; $20,410 for SR; $22,170 for...
CORINTH, Miss. (AP) — Local automotive class high schoolers are now in the driver’s seat of a Corolla. The Alcorn...
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17 hepatitis A cases now tied to berries NORFOLK, Va. (AP) —Health officials say an increasing number of people are...
After 50 years, Minnesota native slows down
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Driving trucks on the Dalton Highway is an adventure, which is why Jack Binder has braved the famed...
In parts of U.S., measure has strong parental backing
Two licks with a wooden paddle in the principal’s office was the price 11-year-old Kaley Zacher, of Dexter, Georgia,...
CONCORD, N.H. — The drought conditions that have gripped much of the Northeastern U.S. this summer appear to have a...
HARLAN, Ky. (AP) — Police have found two more improvised explosive devices in the Harlan County woods, a week after the...
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WEST HOLLYWOOD — Tika Sumpter is about to give birth — not just to her first baby, but to a new chapter in her career...
DEAR ABBY: I have a complicated family situation. My dad was married to a woman named “Cynthia” for 16 years until...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I was diagnosed in March 2015 with giant cell arteritis. I was started on 60 mg of prednisone, but it...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You have common sense. You are a loyal friend who is reliable. You have an intellectual mind...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The Latest on the presidential race: A Pence pledge Mike Pence says “pay-to-play politics is over...
Clean up ‘gift’ mess
Kathleen Kane’s various scandals, both those she unearthed and those she perpetrated, have stirred talk of reform in...
EDITOR’S NOTE: A roundup of opinions from the Washington Examiner by David Freddosso and Daniel Allott. Does Donald...
As August melts into September the halls of the state Capitol are relatively quiet. This is a marked contrast to a year...
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Brilliant! I can now call out both Sachetti and Joe Soulder as fools for believing all that they read before going...
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Animal cruelty charges were filed Wednesday against a Pennsylvania small-animal dealer that supplied major pet...