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Authorities: Suspect found armed in hangar
BLOOMING GROVE — A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other,...
Officers: Drug-case reports disappeared from building
SHICKSHINNY — State Police shut down the borough building here for about five hours Thursday searching for evidence in...
Catawissa-area mom sought permit
FRANKLIN TWP. — Dixie — the friendly, orphaned raccoon taken in by a rural Catawissa family — was shot dead by a Game...
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Free event aims to stir creativity of children
BLOOMSBURG — The room next to Professor Michael Patte’s office is filled nearly to the ceiling with cardboard boxes,...
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A 15-year-old girl has been missing for six weeks, and police are asking members of the public to...
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Pumpkin Fall Festival: Today and Saturday, Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 240 Southern Drive, Catawissa. Corn Maze: Maylath’...
• Actress-singer Willow Smith, 14. • Rap performer Vanilla Ice (aka Rob Van Winkle), 46. • Actor-comedian Mike O’...
1864: Nevada became the 36th state as President Abraham Lincoln signed a proclamation. (In order to achieve statehood,...
• A meeting of Shickshinny council that had been scheduled Nov. 4 has been rescheduled for Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. •...
Veteran fined for having ducks COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — An Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-...
Cops: Activists beat colleague WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Two community organizers with a Stop the Violence group severely...
‘Even a Proverb is no proverb to you till your Life has illustrated it.’ John Keats (1795-1821) English Romantic poet
TREASURE HUNT: 8-12-13-15-18 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 6-4-3 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 0-9-2-0 MIDDAY QUINTO: 7-5-8-3-1 EVENING...
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CATAWISSA — A former police officer accused of threatening to kill local officers last month saw the most serious...
The Susquehanna River is the focus of over 50 stunning photos featured at Old Forge Brewing Company in Danville this...
BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man pleaded guilty Wednesday to robbing a cashier at knifepoint at Mifflinville Market as well...
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Marriage proposal at intersection memorable moment for lawman
RIVERSIDE — After nearly 33 years on the job, Riverside Police Chief Isaac “Ike” Ramer has seen a lot. But his most...
BLOOMSBURG — A man who became enraged and threatened to “shoot everyone” inside a bank branch when he heard his 401K...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A couple charged in the starvation death of their 9-year-old son were ordered Thursday to stand trial...
WASHINGTON, D.C. —Local fire departments and medical service organizations can apply for a federal grant program...
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Refuse hauler served in WWII tank battles
George McAfee, 90, formerly of West Front Street, Berwick, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at the Berwick Retirement...
Drug company chemist, prankster, story teller
Peter Paul Begosh, age 73, 54 Bardo Road, Millville, died at 5:38 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at the Geisinger...
Saturday services for Kingston native
Elizabeth (Betty) Grogan Parkinson, 86, of Berwick, and formerly of Bensalem, died Thursday morning, Oct. 30, 2014, at...
Private services for longtime truck driver
Charles H. Henrie, 87, of Red Lane in Danville, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center in...
CATAWISSA — The volunteer who allegedly bilked Southside Ambulance for $364 has a chance to settle his debt, escape...
Longtime St. Columba cafeteria staff member
Elizabeth L. (Shellaway) Hoffman, age 95, of Bloomsburg, died on Thursday morning, Oct. 30, 2014, a resident of...
Enjoyed reading, traveling, playing Scrabble
Mary P. Kishbaugh, 95, of Rosewood Apartments, died Wednesday Oct. 29, 2014, at Bonham Nursing Homes in Stillwater,...
MILLER — Marjorie L., 72, of Rosewood Apartments, Berwick, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at The Berwick Hospital....
DANVILLE — After two-and-a-half hours of deliberation, a Montour County jury couldn’t decide whether a Berwick man was...
Franklin J. Houseknecht Eugene III and Mary (Long) Houseknecht, Washingtonville, are the parents of a son, Franklin...
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BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Oct. 22-28. Oct. 22 •1:19 a.m. — Possible shots...
WASHINGTON — Baby-food maker Gerber is being accused by the government of claiming falsely that its Good Start Gentle...
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WHAT’S PLAYING AROUND THE AREA
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day ★★ Based on the children’s book. An 11-year-old (Ed...
The most frightening thing about Jake Gyllenhaal in “Nightcrawler” is his smile. Gyllenhaal’s bold, committed...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Reteamed once again with Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman stars as an amnesia victim whose brain resets...
NEW YORK (AP) — Universal’s mystical board game adaptation “Ouija” scared up Halloween-ready moviegoers, according to...
NEW YORK (AP) — With Halloween here, MTV is ready to “Scream.” The network announced Tuesday that it is turning the...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Welcome to New York, Taylor Swift! The locals are kvetching about you already. Swift’s new gig as New...
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Ever see those notices from the state Treasury about searching for unclaimed property that may be due to you? This...
NEW YORK — Don Stewart and his wife will be home with the lights on tonight, waiting for trick-or-treaters. But like a...
Here are Halloween happenings in our area: Today • Benton — Trick-or-treat, 6-8 p.m. • Berwick BOROUGH — Trick-or-...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by the Nielsen Co. for Oct. 20-26. Listings include the week’s ranking and...
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“With another cold front moving into the state, today will be mostly cloudy and chilly. There will be the chance for a...
OXFORD (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia group trying to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery has new reason to think a piece...
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EJ scores 26 seconds in to dethrone Panthers
MILLVILLE — For 59 minutes and 34 seconds Thursday night, it was clear Bloomsburg controlled play in its District 4...
Selinsgrove captures 10th straight championship
LEWISBURG — Bloomsburg rode its potent offense and a strong defense through the regular season into the District 4...
Warrior Run wins D4 title with victory over Southern
MILLVILLE — Rachel Grow was in the right place at the right time. She was outside of the scrum in front of Southen...
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University tailback Eddie Mateo is a seasoned football player, but you could forgive his...
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SAN FRANCISCO — Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It’s a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants...
When • Saturday, 2 p.m. on Danny Hale Field in Robert B. Redman Stadium, on BU’s upper campus. Prior to the game, the...
California has canceled Saturday’s game against Gannon and will forfeit after five players were arrested for playing a...
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PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers secondary calls it “the island.” And it can be an unflinching, unforgiving place...
ORLANDO, Fla. — John Wall had 30 points and 12 assists, and the Washington Wizards held off a late surge to beat the...
With only a yard to go, give or take a foot, it looks as if a quarterback could take a snap from center, fall forward...
PITTSBURGH — Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves in his 30th NHL shutout, and Chris Kunitz had two goals in a three-point...
PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce made it through his third straight day of practice Thursday,...
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MILLVILLE — In a span of 48 hours, Alexis Rostucher’s week turned from frustration to redemption. After hitting the...
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Oct. 31
Oct. 31, 1984 • Chris Bower scores a hat trick for the Millville boys soccer team in a 7-3 win over Elkland in the...
Today FOOTBALL High school Hazleton at Berwick....................7 p.m. Mount Carmel at Shamokin........7 p.m....
AUTO RACING Noon FS1 — NASCAR, Nationwide Series, practice for O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge, at Fort Worth, Texas...
NCAA FOOTBALL FAVORITE line O/U UNDERDOG at Memphis 24½ 61½ Tulsa Cincinnati 6½ 58 at Tulane Saturday Notre...
United Way Zombie Run 5K Berwick Oct. 25 Results: 1. Anthony Ventura, 25:46; 2. Jacob Kuklis, 28:15; 3. Todd...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned RHP Evan Meek outright to Norfolk (IL). KANSAS CITY ROYALS...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg University women’s basketball team was selected second in the PSAC East Preseason Coaches’...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook’s declaration that he’s “proud to be gay,” makes him the highest-profile business...
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Another grandstanding by Mr Kreisher on an issue that doesn’t exist! I have been a landlord in town for 20 years and...
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Dear Team Green trash crew, If my trash bin isn’t out by the end of my driveway that means I don’t have any trash for...
31/FRIDAY Mission Conference, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, Berwick Bible Church, 1426 Spring Garden Ave., Berwick; 570-752-3694....
Masters of Illusion “Believe the Impossible,” touring magic show of four illusionists, Nov. 7, Community Arts Center,...
Metropolitan Opera live theater telecast, Carmen (Bizet), Nov. 1, 1 p.m., lecture at 12:30, Cinema Center, Rt. 11,...
Artwork of Mark Golomb and Bob Brown, through October, Multicounty Land Abstract, 21 E. Main St., Bloomsburg, during...
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Watching implementation of the Affordable Care Act I wonder: Why is health care not a birthright in America? Our...
The federal government kept more than 57,000 employees accused of misbehavior on paid administrative leave for a month...
Need a Christmas gift for the angler in your life? Or maybe for someone who used to enjoy fishing, but lately you just...
An Open Letter to PPL Regarding Montour Preserve: PPL has made many positive contributions to local communities...
“If you put on that shirt, you have to look the part. Go all the way.” MIKE WOOD Technician, telling an undercover...
MommaMia Here we go again. T.C. gave M.Zoppete the OK to tear down Husky Corners and turn that site into his trademark...
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or...
To find a person in the woods, react during the first tracking snowfall, which may be before Dec. 7. Allow a single...
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DEAR ABBY: A couple of years ago, I was arrested for domestic violence against my wife. We are still married, but...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Six months ago, I noticed a “bald spot” on my right cheek. It is round and about the size of a 50-...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You have a steely strength that helps you do what you want to do. You are observant and careful...