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Departing vice president: Heated meeting revealed ‘clannish rivalries’
CATAWISSA — Borough council’s vice president decided to resign from her seat one week after a public meeting...
Councilman still wants Berwick to remove tree, bill him
BERWICK — New council members told Andrew Shecktor they are prepared to fight him in court if he persists in refusing...
Mifflin woman, former inmate plan to launch volunteer outreach
MIFFLINVILLE — Steve Cave has lived most of the past 23 years behind bars in over a dozen prisons for crimes including...
Berwick man allegedly wrote prescriptions illegally
BERWICK — A Berwick podiatrist who’s already in legal trouble left the scene of an accident on Jan. 8 after witnesses...
System fighting federal case, says woman was employed through a third-party agency
DANVILLE — An IT analyst is suing Geisinger in federal court, claiming she was fired due to her learning disability,...

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All-you-can-eat Breakfast: 7 a.m.-noon, Aristes Fire Company. Friends for Freedom $100 Gift Card Bingo: Doors open at...
1930: Photographic evidence of Pluto (now designated a “dwarf planet”) was discovered by Clyde W. Tombaugh at Lowell...
• Actress Sara Sutherland, 30. • Actor Shane Lyons, 30. • Roots rock musician Zac Cockrell (Alabama Shakes), 30...
13 killed in helicopter crash MEXICO CITY (AP) — A military helicopter carrying officials who were assessing damage...
• There will be a presentation of and question session about the Berwick Area School District Feasibility Study Feb. 26...
Death sought in murder case PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors have announced their intention to seek the death penalty in...
TREASURE HUNT: 7-12-16-19-21 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-6, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-9-0, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-2-1...


 
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Marvel co-creator and comic book legend Stan Lee could have used a little help from the Hulk this week when a former...
CATAWISSA TWP. — An extension cord powering a heat lamp in a chicken coop shorted out and burned down the entire...
BERWICK — The following complaints were filed by landlords in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. The...
MUNCY — The Macy’s department store, vacant since last year, has been purchased by a Florida-based company, according...
LOCK HAVEN — A Catawissa man is accused of driving under the influence here, according to the Lock Haven newspaper....


 
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Police: Man hacked Snapchat accounts WINDHAM, N.H. (AP) —New Hampshire police say they’ve arrested a man accused of...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Lawmakers are rushing to change South Dakota food laws to allow a Sioux Falls bakery to...
HONOLULU (AP) — A woman headed for the Philippines aboard a private jet leaving Honolulu lied about the amount of cash...


 
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POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. — The question was simple enough: What famous person would you like to meet, and why? Devin...


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CINCINNATI (AP) — A transgender Ohio teen’s grandparents have been granted custody and will be allowed to decide...
BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany have freed two men who became entangled with a mannequin and a large, remote...


 
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Retired seamstress was lover of animals
Clara B. Postal, 85, of 1028 Poplar St., Kulpmont, passed away Friday evening, Feb. 16, 2018, at Geisinger Hospice at...
Tuesday services for Shickshinny woman
Margaret “Peggy” Meade 89, of Shickshinny passed away on Saturday morning, Feb. 17, 2018, at Elmcroft of Berwick. She...
Millville Milco garment worker loved gardening
Sandra Carpenter, 71, of Danville passed away at her residence on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. She was born on Sept. 10,...
Enjoyed planting flowers, lawn care, hunting
Robert E. “Brownie” Brown, 75, 3640 Second St., Bloomsburg, died at 9:40 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at the Geisinger...
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Leaders of Indiana’s agriculture industry say President Donald Trump’s plan to either overhaul...
Climate change to leave Idaho lessons BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho House panel has agreed to scrub some references to...
DALE, Ind. (AP) — An energy company is seeking to build a $2.5 billion plant in southern Indiana that would convert the...


 
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“With yesterday’s snowstorm, Noah, speeding away, today will become partly sunny, with high temperatures in the mid-40s...


 
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AP Travel Editor NEW YORK — From the beaches of France where “Dunkirk” took place to a historic Toronto theater where...
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BERWICK — Work done on Berwick’s storm water and sewer systems by Peters Consultants, Inc. Engineers and Surveyors was...
Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 300 shares of Johnson & Johnson on your recommendation at $106 in April 2017 and have a...
BLOOMSBURG — Three local students were on the Leaders’ Board in Week One of the Stock Market Challenge, a competition...
BERWICK — Licensed practical nurse Taylor Naus of Berwick has been honored as a “Remarkable Rookie” by BAYADA...
BLOOMSBURG – Tractor Supply Company stores here and throughout Pennsylvania are collecting donations during National...
LEWISBURG — Physical Therapy and SUN Orthopaedics of Evangelical will be part of the grand opening of The Miller Center...
DANVILLE — Members Choice Financial Credit Union has joined forces with The Peyty Foundation to assist children with...

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I thought about it. I remember thinking about how to make the other kids pay. How to get the last word. How to punish...
THORN: Some people around our still mostly white communities scoff at the notion that racism is a problem, or that...
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even...
I want to thank all of the wonderful family and individual supporters of my efforts to bring a much-needed drug and...
Joseph J. “Joe” Hasay, son of the late Joseph and Marcella Rahl Hasay Ceglarski of Shickshinny, played basketball for...
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A Canada goose got its final revenge on Feb. 1 when, after being shot out of the sky by a hunter in Easton, Maryland,...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —The person who first accused the creator of “A Prairie Home Companion” of inappropriate conduct with...
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2018 Honda Accord
When Honda announced that come 2018 an all-new 10th generation Accord would debut, there was much discussion about what...
In this week’s column I will attempt to answer many similar questions I receive about car and truck restorations, and...
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ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — The best way to honor three students killed by state troopers during a South Carolina civil...
Island to be used to breed rabbits NOMANS ISLAND, Mass. (AP) — Federal officials want to use an uninhabited island off...
Drug screening required; booze check optional
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — A private school in east Georgia intends to start drug-testing its oldest students. The Columbus...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Republican running for South Carolina governor has been accused of sympathizing with the...
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court is letting stand a decision that denies a Billings auto dealership the...
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How do you spell DONATE? G-o-t-r-i-d-o-f-m-y-j-u-n-k-f-r-e-e. Someone left furniture near a donation box for clothing...
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Tigers advance 12 wrestlers to District 4 tournament
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia is sending 12 wrestlers to the District 4 Class 2A tournament next weekend, including...
Media members take a trip to Observation Post 717 in the DMZ
The view into North Korea is spectacular from high above, a wide panorama stretching from craggy islands just off the...
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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu made Olympic figure skating history with a strong — and expected —...
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Nick Ritchie scored in the 11th round of a shootout and John Gibson stopped the final seven shooters...
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Cassius Winston scored 17 points, and No. 2 Michigan State erased a 27-point deficit on Saturday to...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 58 39 16 3 81 208 155 Boston 55 35 12 8 78 185...
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Feb. 18, 1988 • Jerry Marks, an all-state football player for Southern Columbia, announces he will play collegiately...
AUTO RACING 2:30 p.m. FOX — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Daytona 500, at Daytona Beach, Fla...
Today No events scheduled
Stripes & Strikes GAME 1 Stripes & Strikes 9, Phoenix Black 8 Stripes & Strikes: Kylie Herbert, home...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Duke 1 at Clemson at Seton Hall 10½ Depaul at Michigan 3½ Ohio State...
HUGHESVILLE — Benton’s Gable Strickland (106 pounds) and Colton Babcock (145), Bloomsburg’s Matt Milbrand (138) and...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 41 16.719 — Boston 40 19.678 2 Philadelphia 30 25.545 10...
BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with OF Rajai Davis on a minor league contract....
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The Great American Outdoor Show ended last Sunday at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. According to most reports, it...
Gun show ends today The Eagle Arms gun show at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds ends today. Today’s hours are from 9 a.m....
A Ben Pearson recurve bow with fiber glass laminates was on sale at the Harrisburg Sports Show for $69.50.
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Drug rehab next to an Elementary school? Residents of Bloomsburg we only have one chance to stop this. Go to the...
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: I’m overwhelmed by student loan and credit card debt, and I’m embarrassed to admit it to my partner. Should I come...
Between bomb cyclones and deep freezes, it’s hard to find the motivation to leave your toasty home for a sweat session...
BROWNSVILLE (AP) —Will Hiles looked at the wall of his friend’s home and wondered why his brain wasn’t splattered there...
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BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — CCDP,...
MONDAY — Info Desk: Betty Kisner, Phyllis Metcalf, Jean Faux, Dotty Gordner TUESDAY — Info Desk: Connie Dent, Connie...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are this week’s volunteers: • Monday: No delivery • Tuesday: Marylil Tombasco, Luann Gilliland;...
19/MONDAY History Buffs, Monday, 7 a.m., breakfast; 9 a.m., program,Loreen Panteleone, K-9 Heroes Project, Brass...
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LEWISBURG — Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold these screenings in March: •...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Closed; Tuesday: Members decide activities; Wednesday: Sit...
State Police Troop N offers camp events HAZLETON — The application period for the 2018 Troop N Camp Cadet program is...
Auxiliary accepts three new members BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met with President...
50th anniversary Mary and Joseph Finn of Bloomsburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 17. They...
David and Marian Curfman of Berwick, and Albert and Cathy Clocker of Swoyersville announce the engagement and upcoming...
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NEW YORK — HBO’s John Oliver so relished being able to trash AT&T’s cell phone service that he can’t imagine doing...
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DEAR ABBY: My daughter and her boyfriend have been together for four years. Despite being almost 30, he is very...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You can be intense, even argumentative. You have good lifestyle habits and take value in taking...
NEW YORK (AP) — Matthew A. Cherry, a filmmaker and former NFL player, is working on a picture book. Cherry and...