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Search for probation violator found drug, makings near Bloom, cops say
MONTOUR TWP. — Police searching for a probation violator here found much more than they bargained for. Inside a...
FRANKLIN TWP. — In a matter of hours, two dozen stolen lithium batteries led police to a trio of alleged meth cooks and...
Aspiring Berwick photographer says woman wrongly entered shot in newspaper contest
BERWICK — Katrina Karchner was angry when she opened the newspaper July 13. A picture she had snapped of a strange-...
Man, 72, left care facility in Danville, reached his home in Shenandoah
MAHONING TWP. — A 72-year-old wandered away from a nursing home Saturday night, and it took Grandview Health Homes...
Annual raises will range from $1,600 to $1,800
BLOOMSBURG — It took the Bloomsburg teachers union and school board less than one year to agree to terms on a new...
Officials still don’t explain dispatch mistake in deadly fire
WILKES-BARRE — Human error alone, not equipment problems, caused Luzerne County to dispatch the wrong fire companies to...
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Blood Drive:3-8 p.m., Quaker Steak & Lube, 211 Columbia Mall Drive, Buckhorn. Top Shelf: Classic rock and country...
• Country singer Danielle Bradbery (TV: “The Voice”), 18. • Country musician Neil Perry, 24. • Actor Daniel...
1914: Austria-Hungary presented a list of demands to Serbia following the killing of Archduke Franz Ferdinand by a Serb...
Abduction takes deadly toll LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200...
Drilling audit criticizes DEP HARRISBURG (AP) — Strained by the rapid expansion of natural gas drilling and limited...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-5-8-9-28 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 8-1-1 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 0-0-7-9 MIDDAY QUINTO: 9-1-6-7-2 EVENING...
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BERWICK — A man who allegedly bought a stolen television for seven bags of heroin, then sold it for 20 bags, has agreed...
Bandit’s Roadhouse is holding a poker run in support of Berwick native and veteran Mike Viti, who is walking across the...
BERWICK — A petite teenager who allegedly erupted in obscenities and handcuffed herself to a wall at the police station...
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WILKES-BARRE — The 9-1-1 center is sending letters to all Luzerne County municipalities asking them to rename or...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: In the summer between the end of high school and the beginning of college, Tonoya Sengupta is driving...
Nonagenarian was Wise Foods retiree
Jean Welliver Arner, 90, Berwick, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, under the care of Commonwealth Hospice at Berwick...
Bloomsburg native enjoyed time with family
Thomas Martin Artley, 75, Newmanstown, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at home. He was born in Bloomsburg, a son...
Korean War veteran retired from Wise Foods
Edward D. “Ed” Hugick, 80, Wilkes-Barre, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical...
HOBBIE — The Hobbie Volunteer Fire Company will host its annual carnival Friday, Aug. 1, through Sunday, Aug. 3. •...
BLOOMSBURG — UGI Penn Natural Gas will begin tearing up Old Berwick Road today to replace a natural gas main, a company...
Tytan S. Sauers Justin Sauers and Caitlin Sauers Levan, Danville, are the parents of a boy, Tytan Stone, born...
Full obituary to appear in future edition
Jeanne A. Walters, 101, of 135 Brown St., Lewisburg, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at RiverWoods, Lewisburg. A...
CHIK — Joseph S., 84, formerly of Pebble Lane, Orangeville, widower of Marietta Williams, died Sunday morning, July 20...
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“Rainfall has been sufficient so far this month, but a few spots could use a good soaking. There will be a good chance...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — “Downton Abbey” will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4, but the return date for...
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After going undrafted, player finds new home in GCL
It was less than two weeks ago when Danville graduate Jake Gronsky made the decision to extend his baseball career by...
LOS ANGELES — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit...
Rams’ Sam excited about next phase of his career
ST. LOUIS — Now it starts to get intense for Michael Sam and the rest of the St. Louis Rams rookies. The first openly...
NEW YORK — Experimentation with human growth hormones by America’s teens more than doubled in the past year, as more...
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NEW YORK — Trying to boost one of the weakest lineups in the American League, the New York Yankees acquired third...
PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the...
TORONTO — J.A. Happ pitched six shutout innings for his first victory in three starts, Dioner Navarro and Jose Reyes...
MILWAUKEE — Hat turned backward, Jeremy Jeffress grinned, leaned back and enjoyed the view from the Milwaukee Brewers’...
CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings in his return from the minor leagues...
ATLANTA — Jacob Turner allowed two runs in his bid for a permanent return to Miami’s rotation and the Marlins knocked...

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