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Teen throws fit as he, four others are charged in Berwick pellet-gun volley
BERWICK — A teen accused of teaming with four others to fire high-powered pellet guns into a house was crying, shouting...
Patient complication rates will cost $1M
DANVILLE — For a third consecutive year, Geisinger Medical Center is being punished by Medicare for low grades on...
Berwick man, pregnant girlfriend allegedly had 24 one-pot labs
BERWICK — Police say a man cooked meth while his pregnant girlfriend’s two young daughters were inside their residence...
Area vendors add six-packs, singles, growlers to their stores
All state beer distributors are now permitted to sell six-packs, single bottles and growlers of draft beer as of...
Woman given jail time for Benton school case
WEST HEMLOCK TWP. — A former school-bus driver who was prosecuted in 2014 when she took Benton students on a bizarre,...


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• A new nonprofit corporation in Columbia County, “Bellabons Pet Recovery Services,” has filed Articles of...
1911: The first landing of an aircraft on a ship took place as pilot Eugene B. Ely brought his Curtiss biplane in for a...
• Actor Mateus Ward, 18. • Actress Devin Kelley, 31. • Country singer Kristy Lee Cook (TV: “American Idol”), 33...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. FREE FLU VACCINE CLINIC:...
Manning sentence cut short WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s decision Tuesday to commute Chelsea Manning’s...
Police shooting justified SHARON (AP) — A police officer was justified for fatally shooting a man who allegedly waved...
TREASURE HUNT: 10-11-13-14-16 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-3; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-7-8; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-6-...
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HARRISBURG — Berwick native Joe Torsella was sworn in as Pennsylvania’s treasurer Tuesday, and he used the occasion to...
When you go to the Berwick boys basketball game against Coughlin on Friday, make sure you bring some canned or other...
DALLAS (AP) — A 16-year-old boy is in juvenile custody after police say he stabbed a girl inside a supermarket....
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Volunteered 3,000 hours at children’s hospital
Evalena R. “Eve” Snyder, age 76, of Bloomsburg died Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, a patient of Geisinger Medical Center,...
Former longtime pastor of Berwick church
Robert Henry Sternat, 89, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, Jan. 15, 2017, at Moravian Hall Square in Nazareth,...
Lover of nature was avid football fan
Alvin O. Wintersteen, age 90, of 330 W. Third St., Bloomsburg, died early Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at his home. Born in...
Bloom native was 35-year Allentown resident
Jeanne L. Leaver, age 64, of Allentown died at 12:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital,...
Farmer restored antique farm equipment
Roger E. Payne, 85, of Mexico Road, Danville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at his home. Born June 23, 1931, in...
Longtime homemaker was avid Phillies fan
Kathleen R. Burd, 91, of Wapwallopen passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at home. Born in...
Private services for Bloom nonagenarian
Dorothy A. Harvey, age 92, of 199 Dahl Road, Bloomsburg, died at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at Geisinger Medical...
CLEVELAND (AP) —The search for human remains from a plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month has ended, and DNA...
CHICAGO (AP) — Steve Harvey has apologized for “offending anyone” with jokes targeting Asian men during his syndicated...
PHOENIX (AP) — People flock to the Arizona desert town of Sedona for its tranquility and relaxation. But tranquility...
Probe continues into air-base shooting SAN ANTONIO (AP) — In a story Jan. 16 about a shooting last year at Joint Base...
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Questions swirl around Trump women’s inaugural attire
NEW YORK — What’ll she be wearing? It’s a question that fascinates fashion-watchers — and lots of others — every four...

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“I observed the Susquehanna River yesterday and two things came to mind. “First, there is a lot of water flowing,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Security barricades, protesters and a perpetual media encampment in and around Trump Tower since the...
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Receiver live-streamed postgame locker room
PITTSBURGH — The father in Mike Tomlin regrets the language he used to describe the New England Patriots during the...
Raines, Bagwell seem to be certain of induction
NEW YORK — The cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, much like it shrouded baseball in the 1990s and...
Benton’s highlight is Rhone’s quality victory at 120
BENTON — Southern Columbia had its 58-13 win over Benton all but wrapped up before a match between Shane Casey and...
FRISCO, Texas — Those closest to Tony Romo on the Cowboys aren’t ready to discuss the future of the Dallas quarterback...
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MELBOURNE, Australia — The record will show that six-time Australian Open champions Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic...
STARKVILLE, Miss. —De’Aaron Fox scored 21 points, Malik Monk added 14 and No. 5 Kentucky beat Mississippi State 88-81...
HONOLULU — Justin Thomas used to call his father when he arrived at junior tournaments, and the conversation almost...
NEW YORK — Carmelo Anthony still believes the Knicks can win and still wants to be in New York when they do. Another...
NEW YORK — Patrick Sharp scored twice, Jamie Benn and Patrick Eaves had a goal and two assists each and the Dallas...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 45 27 12 6 60 138 113 Boston 47 23 19 5 51 117...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. — For once after a game, Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby felt sore. He got mobbed by giddy...
RENTON, Wash. — Being an offensive lineman for the Seattle Seahawks this season was a tough proposition. No players...
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a...
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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Vo-Tech lost all of its contested bouts, but the Rams got six forfeits and notched their first...
Jan. 18, 1987 • Mike Ditka announces that he will not renew his contract as the head coach for the Chicago Bears...
Today BASKETBALL High school girls Benton at Vo-Tech................ 7:30 p.m. Danville at Bloomsburg....... 7:30 p...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6:30 p.m. SEC — Florida at South Carolina 7 p.m. BTN — Indiana at Penn St. CBSSN — Temple at...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Charlotte 4½ 215 Portland at Washington 3 205 Memphis Toronto 5½ 210 at...
BASEBALL American League TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with OF Josh Hamilton and RHP Dillon Gee on minor league...
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‘Amped up’ driver on only caffeine FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Drunken driving charges against a man have been dropped...
Scientists race to lift marsh with pumped in mud
CAMBRIDGE, Md. — The view from the observation deck over a meadow of brown marsh grasses would make a nice postcard....
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Free state college tuition for middle-class students, an expanded child care tax credit and $1...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho bars with liquor licenses would be required to be open at least 20 hours a week and must sell...
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Katie Couric is like that nagging cough you just cannot shake. The former “Today” co-host and “CBS Evening News”...
MILLVILLE — A Washingtonville man caught sleeping in his car with three pots of meth and a gun with the serial number...
LEWISBURG — Bucknell University’s year-long focus on the anthracite Coal Region is set to resume with the spring...
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from Jan. 4-11: Jan. 4 • 12:58 a.m. — Suicide attempt, 300 block...
SUGARLOAF TWP. —Someone stole a cord of firewood from a woman’s home here in northern Columbia County, State Police...
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Get cheesy with simple recipes
When the temperature drops, there’s nothing quite like the pleasure of simple and delicious comfort food. Instead of...
In addition to using avocados in all the usual suspects — guacamole, cobb salads and club sandwiches — my family also...
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun...
DEAR ABBY: I am a 23-year-old woman, and I know I should have a lot more patience than I do right now. I’m happily...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Do women who have their ovaries and uterus ever stop ovulating? I am 70 and have begun having menses...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are generous, kindhearted and charming. Your easygoing manner brings you friends. You can be...
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It’s cold these days. I don’t do as well with cold weather as my husband Daniel does. His pullover sweatshirt is...
I congratulate Central Columbia for the high ratings they received for their educational system in the state. One day...
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Priestley Chapel slates program Feb. 5 NORTHUMBERLAND — On Sunday, Feb. 5, the Priestley Chapel Associates presents a...
Shear Perfection has inaugural meeting The first gathering of the Shear Perfection 4-H Club was held on Jan. 3 at the...
Auxiliary Unit 273 adds seven members BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met recently with...
Conservationists to meet Thursday FRANKLIN TWP. — The Roaring Creek Valley Conservation Association will meet Thursday...
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A recent commenter to “30 Seconds” noted that it’s important to bring back jobs that do not necessarily require a...
EDITOR’S NOTE: An excerpt from a column by Jim Geraghty of National Review. There’s a group called the “Anti-Fascist...
If you go to your doctor for treatment of an injury — say, a bad ankle sprain — don’t be surprised if, instead of a...
The Electoral College has recently been under attack. Emotion over the loss of a presidential election and ignorance...
The Democrats are blaming the Russians for their most recent failure at the polls. The excuse is that the Russians...
Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, took the prayers at the memorial service for his rival, former president...