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Hemlock Township coverage to cost borough $70,413 in its first year
MILLVILLE — Millville is disbanding its police force and contracting with Hemlock Township’s department for police...
Refrigerator malfunction also damaged Berwick home
BERWICK — A motor home’s refrigerator malfunctioned Tuesday afternoon, causing an explosion and fire that destroyed two...
BLOOMSBURG — Newspaper lawyers want to prevent reporters from having to testify about published interviews with accused...
But final pre-merger tally falls short of $450,000 goal
BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way fund drive brought in $343,700 this year. That’s a little more than leaders...
SCOTT TWP. — A 47-year-old woman allegedly tried to break into a neighbor’s house, claiming she needed help because she...

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1939: The Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one...
• Actor Adam Wylie, 34. • Actor-comedian Tim Robinson, 37. • Game show contestant Ken Jennings is 44. • Singer...
• Berwick is taking bids on a 2003 KME fire engine through June 4. • North Centre Township will accept proposals on a...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. 50 and Fun: 10 a.m.-noon...
Russia tests sub launch MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian nuclear-powered submarine successfully test-fired four...
Nuptial bid ends in custody PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Lawyers for a 37-year-old Mexican man who was taken into custody...
TREASURE HUNT: 6-10-19-21-25 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-7, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-1-9, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-6-7...


 
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Berwick and Nescopeck are teaming up to honor our veterans Sunday for Memorial Day. Their joint parade begins at 12:45...
Driver allegedly had marijuana MAHONING TWP. — A man had 21/2 grams of marijuana in his car May 2 during a traffic...


 
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WWII veteran was avid Phillies, Eagles fan
Joseph P. Stawinski, “AKA Joe Shultz”, 92, formerly of Ranshaw, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at Providence Place,...
New Jersey native enjoyed country living
Richard L. Evans, 62, of Stillwater went to be with his loving Lord and Savior, Jesus, on Friday, May 18, 2018, after...
Devoted church member, Danville teacher’s aide
Bonnie L. High, 57, of Coal Township passed away peacefully and made her journey home to her Lord on Monday, May 21,...
Avid reader was longtime Ames Store clerk
Charlotte B. Powlus, 81, of Bloomsburg passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018, a patient of The Gardens at Orangeville....
Nonagenarian, lifelong resident of Beaver Twp.
Helen Bellum, 99, of Beaver Township passed away early Tuesday morning, May 22, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
Florida centenarian was former secretary
Ruth (Bogart) Mosier, 100, formerly of Bloomsburg, died at 11:34 p.m. on Monday, May 21, 2018, at the Southern Life...
Longtime Bloom resident, active in her church
Bunny Mae Rake, 72, was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven on May 15, 2018. Bunny was a longtime resident of the...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Franklin D. Welliver, 91, 165 Fowlersville Road, Bloomsburg, died Tuesday afternoon, May 22, 2018, at the Geisinger...
Son’s school MERCERSBURG (AP) —In a story about a grieving father taking his late son’s girlfriend to the prom, the...


 
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Here are Memorial Day events planned for the area: May 26 • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Tribute with...
SHICKSHINNY — The Susquehanna Warrior Trail Council is putting out the call for volunteer mower operators and other...
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ATLANTA — If you want to know where mass school shootings are most likely to occur, look no farther than small-town and...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Bishops for six Catholic dioceses have agreed to “make public” the findings of a grand jury...
WILKES-BARRE — Talk show host Sue Henry is no longer on the air at WILK News Radio after failing to reach an agreement...
Driver of Jeep to be cited in wreck VALLEY TWP. — The driver of a Jeep that caused a three-vehicle crash on the...


 
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WILKES-BARRE — A coalition of law enforcement and other organizations will hold a Missing Persons Day at Wilkes...


 
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Protecting the environment and wildlife often calls for balancing benefits and costs. No, it’s not written as such...
It’s a phrase not heard much anymore, but it used to be that when someone got really upset, persons in the vicinity...
If the land for the planned apartments on the former Bloomsburg Mills property is removed from tax rolls, what will...
I am responding to Pastor Randy Boston’s “Give Sundays back to churches” (May 17, p. 10). If just one “star” athlete...
As the parent of three, young children, I know how important it is to have access to reliable health care. From the...
A little boy was afraid of the dark. One night his mother told him to go out to the back porch and bring her the broom...


 
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A Federal Reserve survey shows that despite an ultra-low 3.9 percent unemployment rate, about one-...
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70th anniversary Mr. and Mrs. J. Harris Appelman Jr., Bloomsburg, will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary...
Volunteer reading tutors are needed MILTON — Susquehanna Valley Reading Partners is in need of volunteer tutors in...
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DANVILLE — The Montour County Sheriff’s Office has released the following list of people it says are wanted on warrants...
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents’ house...
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer whose rant against Spanish speakers in a New York City eatery went viral posted an apology...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The parents of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin say The Weinstein Company owes them at least $150...
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“For the first time in more than two weeks, no new storms are headed our way. The wet weather pattern we’ve been in has...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s “LOVE” series, died at his secluded island...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of breaking another man’s nose by punching him repeatedly and kicking him in...
DANVILLE — The annual kid’s fishing derby in Danville will be this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The derby was...
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Eastern final comes down to decisive Game 7
TAMPA, Fla. — Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin is closer than ever to playing for the Stanley Cup, and he’s...
Roethlisberger insists he has no issue with Rudolph
PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger insists he has no problem with the Pittsburgh Steelers drafting Mason Rudolph. That...
Boston looks to stop James as series returns to Garden
BOSTON — The Celtics expected to see a different LeBron James in Cleveland after the Cavaliers fell into a 2-0 hole to...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Jeff Gordon’s name is presented to panel of voters for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the debate...
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PHILADELPHIA — Ozzie Albies hit his 14th homer, Brandon McCarthy tossed 5 2/3 sharp innings and the Atlanta Braves beat...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 31 13.705 — — 6-3 W-3 18-7 13-6 Boston 33 15.688 — — 7-3 W-3...
NEW YORK — Caleb Smith pitched neatly into the seventh inning against a Mets lineup that included newcomer Jose...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Mookie Betts hit his major league-leading 16th homer, Chris Sale struck out nine in 7 2/3...
TORONTO — Kendrys Morales hit a two-run home run, J.A. Happ won his second straight start, and Toronto burst to a five-...
WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper hit his NL leading 15th home run of the season and Michael Taylor’s one-out double in the...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.365; Martinez, Boston,.343; Machado, Baltimore,.343; Brantley, Cleveland,.331; Simmons, Los...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 4, Tigers 2 Detroit 101 000 000—2 3 0 Minnesota 000 020 02x—4 8 0 Hardy, Coleman (6), Stumpf...
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CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Sunday, May 13 Boston 108, Cleveland 83 Monday, May 14 Golden State 119, Houston 106...
CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Friday, May 11 Washington 4, Tampa Bay 2 Saturday, May 12 Winnipeg 4, Vegas 2...
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May 23, 1988 • Standout Southern Columbia wrestler Eric Freese commits to Wilkes University. May 23, 1998 • Two...
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Signed OF Michael Saunders to a minor league contract. CLEVELAND...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Milwaukee -115/+105 Arizona at Washington OFF San Diego at...
AUTO RACING 4:55 a.m. (Thursday) ESPN2 — Formula One, Monaco Grand Prix, practice, at Monaco ——————————————— COLLEGE...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 24 17.585 — Rochester (Twins) 21 17.553 1½...
Today BASEBALL High school District 2 Class 2A playoffs Northwest at Elk Lake.......... 4:30 p.m. District 2 Class...
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The British tabloid press may have cast Meghan Markle’s father as a fame-hungry fool, but his “General Hospital” co-...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My very healthy husband collapsed and died on the way to the hospital. They worked on him for a long...
DEAR ABBY: I’m 54. My 28-year-old daughter, Sarah, lives with me. Our issue is MY sex life. I have a long-term live-...
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No doubt many who looked at or even read Pastor Boston’s letter to the editor, “Give Sundays back to churches” 5/17/18...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You have a wonderful sense of humor. You are intelligent and hardworking. In this busy,...