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Man allegedly tried to sneak drug into jail after his arrest
BLOOMSBURG — A Benton-area man found slumped over his steering wheel with empty heroin packets scattered around his car...
Chant referring to athlete’s death horrifies teen’s family
DANVILLE — As Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech basketball players left a locker room here after a playoff loss last Friday, a...
President sticks to script on health care, military spending and $1T investment in infrastructure
WASHINGTON (AP) — Heralding a “new chapter of American greatness,” President Donald Trump stood before Congress for the...
Police seek tips on mischief, including egged houses and smashed mailboxes
HEMLOCK TWP. — Mischief makers left behind a trail of crushed mailboxes, homes dripping in raw egg, and at least one...


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• Pop singer Justin Bieber, 23. • Actress Lupita Nyong’o, 34. • Actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar, 43. • Actor Javier...
1932: Charles A. Lindbergh Jr., the 20-month-old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh, was kidnapped from the family home...
• The Geisinger Authority plans to issue bonds “in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $850,000,000”; some of...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Clothing/household item...
Gun misfires during speech PARIS (AP) — A police sharpshooter accidentally fired his weapon during a speech by French...
Cops: Nurse filmed patients YARDLEY (AP) — Authorities say a nurse recorded videos of naked female patients. Police...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-8-9-17-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-0; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-6-9; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-4-3-5...
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On Feb. 28, 1939, six houses on Italy Street in Mocanaqua burned to the ground. But the people back then rallied and...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A man who struck a utility pole with his truck last month was driving drunk at three times the legal...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A top state official says callers often waited more than two hours for service in January when they...
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Danville native remembered for sense of humor
Joanne M. Linn, 80, 203 Fleming Ave., Danville, returned home on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at 10:55 p.m. while a guest at...
Retired from Bloomsburg Craftsmen
Harold R. Hons, 82, of Mifflinville passed away on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at his home, with his family at his side....
Mississippi native was elementary teacher
Maudell Laubach, 98, formerly of Bloomsburg, passed away on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Most recently, Maudell was a...
Animal lover retired from Area Aging Agency
Doris E. Miller, 76, of Bloomsburg passed away Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at Geisinger Bloomsburg Health Care. She was born...
Complete obituary to be published Thursday
Marie Landon, 87, of Bloomsburg died on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at her home in Bloomsburg, surrounded by her family and...
Retired nuclear plant operator in Berwick
Thomas Kinsey Sr., 73, of Berwick, formerly of Turtle Creek, passed away on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. He was the son of...
Complete obituary to be published later
Carl E. Levan, 66, of Benton passed away on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. A full...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Helen Kelchner, 92, formerly of Berwick, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. A full obituary will be published when...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say a worker took a fatal fall at a West Virginia mine owned by Gov. Jim Justice...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City would open about 90 new homeless shelters in five years under a plan unveiled Tuesday,...
THOMAS — Robert J., 93, of 911 E. Webster St., Shamokin. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, March 2, 2017, at 11:30 a....
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MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A Berwick driver slammed into the back of a PennDOT vehicle then hit another car that was also...
Tax refund time is here. Last year the IRS issued 111 million refunds, with an average refund of $2,860. More than 70...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gun owners’ rights advocates are free to publish the home addresses and telephone numbers of...

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“I cannot remember ever forecasting lightning and thunder this early in the year, but I have to do it today, the second...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that sought to require labels on egg cartons...
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All-Pro WR signs deal for 5 years, $72 million
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert stressed earlier this month one of the team’s biggest...
Minnesota declines option on all-time leading rusher
MINNEAPOLIS — Adrian Peterson, Minnesota’s all-time leading rusher and a first-team All-Pro pick in four of his 10...
No. 5 seed Southern continues run through districts
WILLIAMSPORT — Wellsboro made it a one-possession game late in the fourth quarter after trailing Southern Columbia by...
The return of the mumps has caught some NHL players by surprise and they are counting on the league being better...
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DURHAM, N.C. — Freshman Frank Jackson scored a season-best 22 points and No. 17 Duke beat No. 15 Florida State 75-70 on...
NEW YORK — The New York Jets are moving on from one of the best players in their franchise’s history. The team...
PHILADELPHIA — Wayne Simmonds scored a pair of first-period goals, Steve Mason made 32 saves and the Philadelphia...
WASHINGTON — Kevin Durant injured his left knee and departed after only 93 seconds, Golden State trailed by as many as...
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Pitchless intentional walks could start in spring training games this week. Baseball...
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Last year’s American League batting champion has a secret weapon entering the 2017 season....
PEORIA, Ariz. — On Sunday morning, Mariners newcomer Tyler O’Neill figured his Seattle teammates were intrigued by the...
GLENDALE, Ariz. —Chicago White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito comes from a family of actors and entertainers. His father,...
WASHINGTON — Setup man Joe Blanton and the Washington Nationals agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract, according to...
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March 1, 1987 • Dale Earnhardt takes a 10.5-second victory in the Goodwrench 500 Nascar Winston Cup race at the North...
Today BASEKETBALL High school boys District 4 Class 4A semifinal at Milton Danville vs. Lewisburg......... 7:30 p....
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Released LHP T.J. McFarland. American Association FARGO-MOORHEAD...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6:30 p.m. SEC — Auburn at Georgia 7 p.m. BTN — Michigan at Northwestern ESPN2 — Arkansas at...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Orlando 1½ 215 New York at Toronto 4 211 Washington at Miami 8½ 212...
Midway Lanes MONDAY NIGHT MENS Week 26 W L Tri County 25 11 The Old Farts 22.5 13.5 Pick Ups 22 14 Deliverance...
BERWICK — The 2017 Curry Quarterback Camp will be May 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Crispin Field in Berwick....
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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — U.S. officials say three types of potatoes genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that...
The democrats are still suffering from a severe case of election indigestion. Its time to grow up and act like adults....
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Harrison Ford, 72, leaves big space boots to fill. Still, Disney will try with its “Han Solo: A Star Wars Story.” It’s...
BERWICK — A man stole several pieces of inherited jewelry from a woman’s home here, then pawned them at two Bloomsburg...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) —Retired Coast Guard officer Roger Johnson sometimes notices a harsh buzz when he turns on his...
SCOTT TWP. — A Berwick woman was drug-impaired and had a suspended license when stopped for speeding along Interstate...
BLOOMSBURG — A man who police say was suicidal and destroying furnishings inside an apartment here was found to have...
BLOOMSBURG — John Kingston, 420 West St., Bloomsburg, was fined $400 after being cited a fourth time over debris around...
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Lent begins today, and for many that means the beginning of meatless Fridays. Fish traditionally becomes the go-to...
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Jim, could you please send a photographer to Lot 114 trailer park at Blue Springs Terrace, Danville, Washingtonville...
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This salad is filled with high-protein Brussels sprouts as the main green (1 cup of Brussels sprouts has about as much...
‘Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones. “Mom...
Granita is the Italian name for what’s more commonly known as Italian or shaved ice. A granita requires only a few...
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River Poets to host pair of authors BLOOMSBURG — River Poets will host a reading by poets Diane Sahms-Guarnieri and G...
Author’s Dinner BLOOMSBURG — The public is invited to the Friends of the Bloomsburg University Library Association’s...
WILLIAMSPORT —UPMC Susquehanna announces these events scheduled in March: • Tuesday, March 6, 12-5 p.m.; Community...
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DEAR ABBY: I have always tried to be a compassionate person. I have experienced a lot of abuse, and I’m sensitive to...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am an adult woman who has gotten head lice. This has been traumatic, since I have been unsuccessful...
NEW YORK — The Obama family just can’t quit Broadway. Former President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama have...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are artistic, hard-working and ambitious. Challenges simply make you want to excel. You...
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Council Cup, which offers matchless views from one of the most easily accessible scenic overlooks along the North...
In June 2015, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management announced it had been the victim of a data breach targeting the...
While it may be true that the Press Enterprise didn’t publish the Ku Klux Klan flier “to promote or endorse” white...
Two scenes in Chicago: • Children playing basketball in a schoolyard suddenly scatter. Because it begins to rain or...
On Feb. 17, Lou Barletta, our representative for the 11th Congressional District, met in a small group with President...
“This is basically a year 2100 sort of spring that we’re seeing this year.” JEFF MASTERS Weather Underground’s...