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Retired prison guard, 63, in wreck with car on Route 487
DANVILLE — A Bloomsburg-area motorcyclist whose bike was clipped by an oncoming car on Route 487 on Sunday died at...
Parents charged with making meth in Catawissa trailer
CATAWISSA — Police found a bubbling meth lab stowed behind a couch where four children, between the ages of 5 and 11,...
Danville man given fines, probation in thefts from beer distributor
DANVILLE — An admitted heroin addict who stole kegs, cash, and cigarettes from his employer told a judge Monday that he...
Official wants man to give up pet and never have others
SUGARLOAF TWP. — If authorities get their way, a northern Columbia County man will have to give up his dog and will be...
Life expectancies have risen with coverage of retirees, poor
WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, roughly half...
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• Race car driver Jeff Gordon, 44. •Actress Crystal Chappell, 50. • Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Roger Clemens, 53...
1790: The U.S. Coast Guard had its beginnings as President George Washington signed a measure authorizing a group of...
Free Children’s Summer Theater: The Jokesters, comedy, mime and magic, 11 a.m., Columbia Mall, Buckhorn. NATIONAL...
Shooter still facing death CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors on Monday moved one step closer toward sentencing James...
• Berwick is offering for sale two 2008 Crown Victorias and a 2000 Interceptor; to learn how to bid, please see today’s...
DA: Officers shot gun thief CAMPBELLTOWN (AP) — A prosecutor says police have shot and killed a man who opened fire on...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-4-6-12-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-1-3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-3-5-2 MIDDAY PICK FIVE...
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Former Bloomsburg University wrestling standout Rocky Bonomo and Richard Rexrode will present “Preparing for and...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania may not have a state budget, but tax revenues are pouring into the state treasury by the...
HARRISBURG — A Milton man was among five arrested in the past week for suspected possession or distribution of child...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is nominating a retired Pennsylvania State Police major to lead the agency. Wolf said...
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Benton High grad had Bloomsburg Fair stand
Philip Joseph Miccio Jr., 54, of Stillwater passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at his home. Born in...
Forklift driver was Little League coach
James M. “Jim” Stein, 38, of Berwick passed away Saturday morning, Aug. 1, 2015, in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville...
Longtime corrections officer at SCI Coal Twp.
Alan C. Nagle, age 63, of 440 Riverview Ave., Bloomsburg, died at 9:39 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at Geisinger Medical...
NEW YORK (AP) — Next week marks the end of Brian Williams’ six-month suspension from NBC News for exaggerating his role...
Berwick woman is survived by seven children
Grace C. Davis, 88, of Berwick passed away Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital. She was born Sept...
Native of Scotland formerly lived in Berwick
Jane M. “Jean” Smith, 98, of Hendersonville, N.C., formerly of Berwick, passed away on Friday, June 26, 2015, at the...
Maddison G. Fritz Marissa H. Fritz Brian and Rachele Fritz of Catawissa are the parents of twin daughters — Maddison...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) —Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard S. Schweiker, a liberal Republican who was the vice presidential...
SKORSKI — On Feb. 13, 2015, KarenAnn (Giani) Skorski, formerly of West First Street, Bloomsburg, age 67. A service to...
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Mom says club discriminated against son with Down syndrome
CINCINNATI (AP) — A YMCA in Ohio excluded a 6-year-old boy from a summer camp and some other programs because he has...
Pa.’s own Bucknell ranks in top five
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed...
BOISE, Idaho — A federal judge ruled Monday that Idaho’s law banning secret filming of animal abuse at agricultural...
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“With the leading edge of a new Canadian air mass having passed through the area last night, today will be partly sunny...
German wins pay for changing only BERLIN (AP) — A German court says a municipal bus mechanic can have hundreds of...
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‘We didn’t finish where we wanted to last year’
LATROBE — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons finally reached the Pro Bowl last season after an eight-year...
Triple Crown winner was dominant in New Jersey
OCEANPORT, N.J. — When the music played about 10 minutes before the start of the Haskell Invitational, there was no way...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The National Baseball Congress suspended using batboys and girls during its World Series games in...
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TORONTO — The Royals and Blue Jays have moved on: After an exchange of hit batters, they’re now trading barbs on...
MIAMI — Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and the New York Mets took over first place in the NL East, routing the Miami...
WASHINGTON — Rookie Zack Godley pitched six scoreless innings to continue a stellar start to his career, and Arizona...
TORONTO — David Price struck out 11 over eight innings to win his Blue Jays debut, Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking...
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KAZAN, Russia — The women are getting it done at the world swimming championships. Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden lowered...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants finally have spoken with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul about his...
RICHMOND, Va. — Wide receiver DeSean Jackson likes what he’s seeing from Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins...
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Aug. 4, 1985 • Tom Seaver becomes the 17th 300-game winner in major league history as the Chicago White Sox beat the...
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BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned RHP Jorge Rondon to Norfolk (IL). BOSTON RED SOX — Placed RHP...
LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 — Big League, World Series, championship, at Easley, S.C. ———————————————...
Links at Hemlock Creek THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE July 30 Pts. Lee/Lambert 152 Sabotchick/Sim 144.5 Coombe/Williams...
PLYMOUTH MEETING — Dylan Groshek and Brody Beaver each hit home runs for South Columbia’s 11-Year-Old Division all-...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club July 26 Squad 1: Ken Delong/Chuck Deitz, 24. Squad 2: Terry Rishel/Tony Sinibaldi/...
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DANVILLE — A man who stole used bulbs from Edenpure heaters while working as a repairman at Cole’s Hardware pleaded...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) —Three North Carolina men fearing a government takeover and martial law stockpiled weapons,...
SHICKSHINNY — A man identifying himself as a bill collector from PPL and UGI electric contacted the owner of the Wagon...
NUMIDIA — The Roaring Creek Valley Conservation Association will hold a special meeting Wednesday at 6 p.m. to finalize...
CLINTON, Mass. (AP) — This chicken leg isn’t for eating. A hen owned by a Massachusetts woman who specializes in...
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The sad story of Bobbi Kristina Brown took an even sadder turn during her funeral and burial. TMZ says someone...
LIGHTSTREET — The River Poets group plans a poetry reading, musicale and silent auction Thursday at Kocher Park here...
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Poll: Sandwich generation frets about own long-term care
WASHINGTON — Caught between kids and aging parents, the sandwich generation worries more than most Americans their age...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I recently visited an ophthalmologist. Prior to the consultation, his staff member went over a form...
WASHINGTON (AP) — From research dollars to free lunches and junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and...
Q. I was prescribed gabapentin for pain after back surgery. When I felt no relief, my doctor kept raising the dose. I...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Controversy over Planned Parenthood’s supplying fetal tissue for research has focused attention on a...
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LONG BEACH, N.Y. — At 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, full life, with a husband and five children, and how...
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IRS documents made public last Wednesday by Judicial Watch show President Obama was prevaricating on Tuesday’s “Daily...
They’re real DUI danger
Three years ago, in one of the most tragic and senseless of deaths on a local highway,Rachel Wolfe, still vibrant and...
I am sure many of you received the newsletter from Rep. Millard. A newsletter that is intended to show that Gov. Wolf...
An editorial on July 23 was titled “So Depraved, It Must Be Outlawed.” The first sentence said “that you can tell a lot...
“Climate change is not a problem for another generation. Not anymore.” President Barack Obama In a video posted to...
As Donald Trump surges in the polls against his numerous rivals in the Republican Party, Hillary Clinton and her...
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WASHINGTON — The Senate blocked a Republican drive Monday to terminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, setting...
I’m calling about the disgrace of the U.S. flag on the Berwick Post Office. I hope you send a photographer out. This is...
NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian Amy Schumer spoke tearfully of two women who were shot to death during a screening of her...
MIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush outlined plans Monday to improve security of the nation’s borders and enforcement of its existing...
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DEAR ABBY: Whatever happened to respecting one’s elders and recognizing grandparents as head of the family? I recently...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are strong-willed and strong-minded. You are a guiding light to others because you are so...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Subway’s “sandwich artists” cranked out a record number of lunchmeat masterpieces in Las Vegas on...
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NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T customers will save $10 a month and get a single bill for their TV and wireless services under...
BERWICK — Borough Police say they have warrants for these traffic and parking offenders: • Alyssa Ann Apfel, 47 Second...
GLASS PITCHERS DETAILS: 64-ounce Tristan glass pitchers for hot or cold tea. The Teavana logo is printed on the...
DIVORCE DECREES • Sara J. Miller, Berwick, from Paul R. Miller, Berwick; married April 9, 1983 • Kay Petty, Berwick...