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Developer says council can choose center in old factory, or downtown
BLOOMSBURG — A local developer is giving Town Council an ultimatum today in what has been a months-long dispute over a...
62-year-old riding in SUV that was hit head-on, official says
BERWICK — A 62-year-old woman was killed Saturday night when the vehicle she was riding in was struck head-on by an SUV...
Don’t fall for threats over jury duty or arrest warrant, sheriff’s department warns
BLOOMSBURG — A scammer who has done some research is calling people around the Columbia County area, trying to cheat...
Suspect had two prior cases, according to prosecutors
BLOOMSBURG — A man has pleaded guilty to driving drunk twice in the same night, including an arrest in Berwick shortly...
More than a few requests received by the Brighter Christmas Fund come not from families seeking help for themselves,...

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• Dec. 26 at 7 p.m., Scott Township zoners will consider plans by Mark Connor for a contractor’s shop and yard at 1111...
1936: Britain’s King Edward VIII abdicated the throne so he could marry American divorcee Wallis Warfield Simpson; his...
Clothing Giveaway: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Stillwater Christian Church, 39 McMichael St., Stillwater. Toddler Time: 9:15 a.m...
• Actress Hailee Steinfeld, 21. • Actress-comedian Mo’Nique, 50. • Actress Bess Armstrong, 64. • Movie director...
Accused super sues for job BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school superintendent charged with child rape has sued...
Cops: Slain intruder was kin ELLWOOD CITY (AP) — An intruder shot and killed by an elderly homeowner during a home...
TREASURE HUNT: 05-08-19-20-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-7, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-8-3, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 8-1-...


 
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It’s déj?? vu all over again. When The Exchange gallery opened its doors for the fourth annual Cash & Carry show,...
Ranger Hose Company volunteers of Berwick have minister bless new rig
BERWICK — Volunteers with Ranger Hose Company continued a long-standing tradition Sunday by blessing their new engine...


 
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Cops: Drugs stolen from woman, 94 LIBERTY TWP. — A 28-year-old man allegedly stole prescription pain medication from a...
NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s flu season is off to a quick start and so far it seems to be dominated by a nasty bug....


 
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Worked as freight conductor for Amtrak
W. Cecil Flatt, 89, of Benton (Jackson Township) died late Thursday evening, Dec. 7, 2017, at the Geisinger Bloomsburg...
Enjoyed reading, music, puzzles and flowers
Ruth I. (Pegg) Eyerly, age 87, of Stillwater passed away on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at her home surrounded by her...
Retired from TRW after more than 43 years
Glenn Leo Brogan, 85, of Northumberland passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at...
Woman was formerly of Catawissa
Eda M. “Edie” Phillips died peacefully at home with family on Dec. 8, 2017. Eda M. “Edie” Phillips (nee Loreman),...
Former hairdresser taught Sunday school
Sandra Lou Snyder, 78, of Numidia passed away peacefully Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in Berwick. She was born March 15,...
Was teacher’s aide in Southern Columbia schools
Barbara J. Sharrow, 70, of Catawissa passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. She was...
Complete obituary to be published later
Joanne R. Davenport, 87, of Berwick passed away suddenly on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
Margaret Leatherwood has eight choices for health insurance next year but no good options. The cheapest individual...
OSLO, Norway (AP) — As long as atomic bombs exist, a disaster is inevitable, the head of the International Campaign to...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman’s video of her tearful son recounting being bullied at middle school has...


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A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit,...
You would need all your fingers, and maybe some toes, to count the many problems that Pennsylvania lawmakers have...


 
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HARRISBURG (AP) —Years in the making, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is rolling out a new Medicaid feature...


 
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Q. I have suffered with chronic insomnia my entire life. A few years ago, I heard about a melatonin supplement (GNC...
CHICAGO (AP) — Children’s injuries and deaths from window blinds have not stalled despite decades of safety concerns,...
WHITEHALL, N.Y. (AP) —A nearly 12-foot-tall sculpture of Bigfoot has been erected in an upstate New York town where...


 
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“While we will continue to have normal mid-December cold today and tomorrow, I have been keeping an eye on a mass of...
BERLIN (AP) — German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart...
HELSINKI (AP) — Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of...
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. —Now that Shohei Ohtani and Giancarlo Stanton picked their new places to play, baseball bosses...
The 2018 Heisman Trophy race could be wide open. There will be no returning winner, with Oklahoma quarterback Baker...
Doctors believe Wentz tore ACL in Philadelphia’s win
LOS ANGELES — The Philadelphia Eagles might have lost star quarterback Carson Wentz for the rest of the season even as...
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PHILADELPHIA — Duke’s run at No. 1 ended with a court-storming loss at Boston College and No. 2 Kansas wilted in a rare...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Former Detroit Tigers teammates Jack Morris and Alan Trammell were elected to the baseball...
ST. LOUIS — Vladimir Tarasenko scored with 35 seconds left in overtime, and the short-handed St. Louis Blues beat the...
DETROIT — Al Horford had 18 points, Kyrie Irving added 16 and the Boston Celtics get revenge for a rare loss, beating...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 23 5.821 — Toronto 17 7.708 4 Philadelphia 13 13.500 9 New...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 29 21 6 2 44 110 74 Toronto 31 20 10 1 41 106 88...
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. —LeSean McCoy scored on a 21-yard run with 1:33 left in overtime to secure the Buffalo Bills' 13-7...
East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div New England 10 2 0.833 348 223 4-2-0 6-0-0 7-1-0 3-1-0 3-0-0 Buffalo 7 6 0...
TAMPA, Fla. — Matthew Stafford passed for 381 yards with an injured throwing hand and set up Matt Prater for a 46-yard...
CLEVELAND — Green Bay came back to set the stage for Aaron Rodgers' comeback. Brett Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. —Jonathan Stewart ran for 103 yards and three touchdowns, and Carolina snapped Minnesota’s eight-game...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Blake Bortles threw two perfect passes for touchdowns, Jaydon Mickens set up another score with a...
HOUSTON — Jimmy Garoppolo threw for a career-high 334 yards and a touchdown to help San Francisco to its second...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kareem Hunt ran for 116 yards and a touchdown, the Chiefs shut down Derek Carr and the Raiders...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Dak Prescott threw three touchdown passes and desperate Dallas beat New York to spoil Steve...
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Phil Dawson kicked four second-half field goals and Arizona shut down Tennessee's offense nearly all...
CINCINNATI — Rookie Mitchell Trubisky threw for a touchdown and ran for another in his best showing yet, and Chicago...
CARSON, Calif. — Philip Rivers passed for 319 yards and two touchdowns, and Los Angeles continued its ferocious playoff...
DENVER (AP) — The Broncos snapped their longest losing streak since joining the NFL in 1970 with a shutout of New York...
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Dec. 11
Dec. 11, 1987 • Dave and Darryl Sherrick both score in double figures, leading Northwest to a 45-26 boys basketball...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Warrior Run at Central..........7:30 p.m. Sunbury Christian at Benton..7:30 p.m...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Boston 7½ 200½ at Chicago at Memphis 1½ 195 Miami at Houston 12 226½ New Orleans at...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPNU — Bryant at Louisville FS1 — Chicago St. at Northwestern 8 p.m. BTN — Drake at...
Wyoming Valley Warriors 23, Berwick 16 Warriors scorers: Taniyah King 17, Katie Keating 6. Berwick scorers: Gabbi...
HOCKEY National Hockey League DALLAS STARS — Recalled F Jason Dickinson from Texas (AHL). NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Sent F...
East Elizabethtown 66, Washington (Md.) 54 Maine 104, Maine-Machias 51 Mount St. Mary (NY) 81, Old Westbury 63 Navy...
HEGINS — Mount Carmel’s Tommy Reisinger scored a game-high 31 points and Donovan James added 21 as the Red Tornadoes...
GP G A PTS Steven Stamkos, TB 29 12 30 42 Nikita Kucherov, TB 29 20 21 41 Anze Kopitar, LA 31 16 22 38 Blake...
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Like her L’Oreal commercials say: She’s still worth it. Actress Helen Mirren is being feted at AARP Magazine’s Movies...
DEAR ABBY: My only sister has been “borrowing” money from me every month for years. She has a ton of credit card debt...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband has been diagnosed with a rectal fissure. It has been a couple of months, and it isn’t any...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Mira Sorvino says she’s still glad she revealed her sexual misconduct allegations against movie mogul...
This country was made great by the laws we created and followed. Today our Politicians and Govt think they can do...
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) —An Indiana woman who’s the only known survivor of an attack by a man linked to 15 killings has...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are warm, friendly, assertive and very attentive. You also are very frank. You will be...
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LOS ANGELES — Carrie Fisher may have been the “madcap Auntie Mame” to Mark Hamill’s “square” homebody. But despite...
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... son of Dustin and Justine Snyder, Bloomsburg, will turn 1 Wednesday. Grandparents are Paul and Denise Zerbe,...
... son of Dan and Sandy Mitchell, Butler, turned 6 on Dec. 8. Grandparents are Dave and Lisa Mitchell, Bloomsburg, and...
... will be 1 year old Thursday. Parents are Brian DeFebo and Brandi Senkus, Berwick. Grandparents are Sophie Welsh,...
... daughter of Terry J. Drumheller Jr. and Allison N. Young, Lightstreet, is 2 years old today. Grandparents are Terry...
... daughter of Rick and Abby Kuchka, San Antonio, Texas, turned 7 on Dec. 7. Her grandparents are Pat and Anna Mae...
... son of Scott Woolcock, Stone Harbor, N.J., and Lisa Ciccarone, Cape May Court House, N.J., turned 12 on Dec. 7....
... son of Pat and Tami Temple, Bloomsburg, turned 11 on Dec. 9. Grandparents are Bob Jr. and Karen Klinger, Bloomsburg...
... quintuplet sons of Brad and Alissa Conklin of Bloomsburg, turned 8 years old on Sunday. Ian, Sawyer, Wesley, Micah...
... twin daughter and son of Matthew and Dara Kieski, Paxinos, will turn 2 on Wednesday. Grandparents are Donald Golden...
... son of Theresa Danko and John Hook Jr., Wapwallopen, turned 3 on Dec. 8. Grandparents are Marie and Leonard Danko,...
... daughter of Donna McMichael and Terry McMichael, Sunbury, is 4 years old today. Grandparents are Carol and Bill...
... son of Mark and Nicole Williams, Bloomsburg, turned 9 on Dec. 6. Grandparents are Wade and Bonnie Hampton,...
... son of Erika Kadtke, Plains, and Mark Penn, Shickshinny, will turn 8 on Saturday. Grandparents are Randy and Kim...
... daughter of Chris and Sarah Carro, Bloomsburg, will be 3 years old on Saturday. Her grandparents are Jill and...
... daughter of Tricia and Chad Michael, Bluffton, S.C., turned 11 on Dec. 6. Grandparents are Linda Michael,...
... daughter of Dawn and Keith Mensch, Orangeville, will be 11 years old Wednesday. Grandmothers are Mary E. Fox,...
... son of Mike and Joy Keller, Nescopeck, is 11 years old today. Kaeden is the grandson of Tom and Mary Garbolino and...
... daughter of Ben and Megan Culver, Berwick, will be 2 years old on Saturday. Her grandparents are Ben and Judith...
... daughter of Chuck and Alli Ross, Belmar, N.J., will turn 8 on Sunday. Grandparents are Chuck and Brenda Ross,...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Chris Stapleton is often surprised by early-morning texts of congratulations from his friends. Take...