Advertisement
Martin Chen, 7, Bloomsburg lets out a big laugh as magician Dave Moreland performed  for the kickoff of the Bloomsburg Library Summer Reading program Wednesday morning. Over 100 hundred children attended the kickoff event.
Press Enterprise/Keith Haupt

Martin Chen, 7, Bloomsburg lets out a big laugh as magician Dave Moreland performed  for the kickoff of the Bloomsburg Library Summer Reading program Wednesday morning. Over 100 hundred children attended the kickoff event.

The Latest

Breaking NewsSUV crashes in river, rescuers delayed by construction

UPDATED 4:14pm - NESCOPECK TWP. — A driver lost control of an SUV on a road that...

Front PageCops: Teens shot home

Southern students accused of more than $2G in damage

Front PageBerwick Police offering Narcan training, free kit

Chief hopes tool to reverse ODs will be more available

Front PageAuthorities seeking suspected rapist

Victims are in Northumberland, Columbia counties, police allege

Front PageAlleged escapee to face charges in court

A man who allegedly escaped from a prison halfway house near...

Advertisement
AP News
Posted on: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:42am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A decision by Pennsylvania's highest court on Tuesday was hailed as a victory by environmental advocates on the use of public natural resources and money from oil and... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Otto Warmbier's death after returning from North Korean imprisonment is stoking outrage in Washington and threatening to overshadow high-level U.S.-Chinese talks Wednesday... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:39am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House plans to privately negotiate a massive overhaul of the tax system with Republican leaders in Congress, possibly giving rank-and-file members little if any... READ MORE »

Advertisement
Page 1
Southern students accused of more than $2G in damage
FRANKLIN TWP. — Two teenagers using a stop sign for target practice showered a nearby home in bullets, causing $2,400...
Chief hopes tool to reverse ODs will be more available
BERWICK — Eventually, Berwick Police Chief Ken Strish would like to see naloxone kits that reverse overdoses become as...
Victims are in Northumberland, Columbia counties, police allege
STONINGTON — The hunt is on for a suspected rapist who may have sexually assaulted victims in Northumberland and...
BERWICK — A man who allegedly escaped from a prison halfway house near Harrisburg, stole a car and crashed it in Briar...
Group: Fidget spinners’ popularity doesn’t mean they’re safe to use
BOSTON (AP) —The wildly popular fidget spinners are potentially dangerous, a consumer watchdog group warned Wednesday...


Advertisement
Advertisement

Page 2
1944: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944, more popularly known as the “GI...
• Actor-comedian Mike O’Brien (TV: “Saturday Night Live”), 41. • TV personality Carson Daly, 44. • Actress Amy...
• The supervisors of Huntington Township, Luzerne County, have rescheduled their July meeting from July 4 to July 6,...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Hope Community Church, 551 W. Fourth St., Mount Carmel. Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m...
IS destroys historic mosque IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — The Islamic State group destroyed Mosul’s al-Nuri mosque and its iconic...
Bill nullifies dashcam ruling HARRISBURG (AP) — A lawmaker says legislation expected to reach Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-4-5-13-21 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-2, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 4-7-2, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-2-1-2...


Advertisement
Page 3
Work on a $21 million prison for Northumberland County began in late April and is scheduled to be completed sometime in...
DANVILLE — No one was injured Wednesday when two vehicles collided at the intersection of East Market and Church...
BLOOMSBURG — One out of 10 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area failed to meet state standards during...
Advertisement
Page 4
Loved soap operas, animals, Bloomsburg Fair
Loretta Lucille Johns Daggett, 86, of Bloomsburg, passed away on June 20, 2017, at Bonham Nursing and Rehabilitation...
Former machine shop and meat market owner
Donald E. Robb, 90, of Robb Lane, Turbotville, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home. Born Aug. 17, 1926, in...
SHAMOKIN TWP. — A Paxinos man is facing charges after an accident he initially blamed on a cat, according to the...
Self-employed man enjoyed playing softball
LeRoy Dean Rudd II, 31, of Berwick passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home. He was born Nov. 28, 1985, in...
DANVILLE — A woman called police to say a Danville man had child porn, and when none was found, she said he had pot,...
BOGERT — On June 20, 2017, Dian L. (Brewer), wife of Robin D. Bogert, 7188 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, aged 61. A...
Complete obituary to be published Friday
Jeremy V. Breisch, 40, of Berwick died Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. A...
BERWICK — A Berwick fire company has been cited for illegally operating games of chance and failing to clean its beer...
Page 5
Teenagers accused of attacking peer BERWICK — Two Berwick teenagers are accused of kicking and shoving another Berwick...
HARRISBURG — In a 43-6 vote, the Pennsylvania Senate passed state Sen. Stewart J. Greenleaf’s Donate Life PA Act, SB...
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Wednesday the designation of the state’s first...

Advertisement

Page 6
HARRISBURG — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf poured cold water on leading ideas from Republican lawmakers Wednesday to patch...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Top Senate Republicans prepared Wednesday to release their plan for dismantling President Barack Obama...
Page 7
BERWICK — Police responding to a 9-1-1 hang-up call found a mother hiding in her bedroom with a bruise on her face and...
Lawsuits filed CATAWISSA — The following civil suits have been filed in the office o f District Judge Craig Long. The...
Page 8
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A Canadian man shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at the Flint airport...
“Tropical Storm ‘Cindy’ will drop flooding rains along the Gulf of Mexico’s coast. As moisture from the storm moves...
Who: Borough of Berwick Police Department What: Free naloxone training and giveaway When: Monday, from 6-7 p.m....
Page 9
Quotes from ‘Thrones’ in Philly exhibit ending July 4
PHILADELPHIA — Seeking to appeal to visitors more familiar with the words of “Game of Thrones” heroine Daenarys...
It started in 1963 on a tiny black-and-white TV screen in Honolulu, where a 15-year-old Kei Iinuma watched episodes of...
Page 10
A schoolyard habitat was designed, built, and planted by students of Benton Middle-Senior High School. This was made...
Friendly battle Third- and fourth-grade students participated in a “Battle of the Books” competition at West Berwick...
High honors Mikel Salas-Warner, sixth grade, has been named to the High Honor Roll for the spring trimester at...
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Four years ago, Bert Martin didn’t know anything about mobile shower trailers. That didn’t...
Records requests get man banned WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A school district has banned a parent from coming to any...
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Chickpeas could become a key to Hawaii’s path to food security and sustainability....
Page 12
Very few members of Congress have actually shoveled tons upon tons of coal. I have. I started working in a coal yard...
Now that Pennsylvania’s lawmakers have taken a pretty good stab at the public pension problem — “pretty good” being...
I attended the Luzerne County Wine & Food Festival in Dallas on June 17. An officer of the Pennsylvania State...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by David French at National Review (nationalreview.com) The New York Times (...
Page 13
PLUMERVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Tyson Foods unveiled a plan to stop animal abuses, but an animal rights group says monitoring...
DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government...
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares in several major sports chains hit 52-week lows on word that Nike may soon be selling its gear...
Page 14
At comedy clubs, in his garage or streaming on your laptop: Marc Maron is perpetually spinning plates. The stand-up...
WASHINGTON — Tony Bennett, the beloved and durable interpreter of American standards whose chart-topping career spans...
Professor suspended after being on TV NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — An adjunct professor at a New Jersey community college is...
SINGAPORE (AP) — A “Downton Abbey” movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal...
Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2003 BMW 325 with 158,000 miles that suffers from SOBS (sudden-onset billows of smoke). It...
2017 Kia Sorento
The Kia Sorento adds connectivity and safety features for 2017 while remaining one of the most affordable SUVs of its...
BASE PRICE: $25,600 for L; $26,900 for LX FWD; $28,700 for LX AWD; $29,200 for LX V-6 FWD; $31,000 for LX V-6 AWD; $31,...
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — In a 30 by 30 square foot workshop built in a large warehouse, the Mater Dei super mileage team...
Page 19
DEAR DR. ROACH: A year ago, I had cardiac bypass surgery. Everything went great: I had no pain. In a sense, it didn’t...
Tia Chambers checked her credit score for the first time at 23, after watching a friend check his. “I said, ‘Oh boy,...
DEAR ABBY: My brother is in a long-term relationship. Throughout my teenage years, he raped me every chance he got. The...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are a talented, dedicated perfectionist who can be stubborn. This is a wait-and-see time, a...
Page 22
How about a follow up photograph of the rain gutter on the Millville Post Office now that’s it’s repaired and looking...
Page 23
Philadelphia expected to take Fultz at No. 1
PHILADELPHIA — If championship rings were awarded for No. 1 draft picks, Josh Harris’ fingers might look like Tom Brady...
MLB players are going deep at a record pace
Aaron Judge revealed that he received an invitation to the All-Star Home Run Derby, then promptly went out and hit...
Event will highlight league’s whirlwind offseason
NEW YORK — Markelle Fultz is ready for the NBA draft. He’s already learned about life at the trade deadline. During a...
LAS VEGAS — St. Louis forward David Perron, Tampa Bay defenseman Jason Garrison, Ottawa defenseman Marc Methot and...
Page 24
NEW YORK — The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins will play a two-game series at San Juan on April 17-18 2018, Major...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 39 30.565 — — 3-7 W-1 23-10 16-20 Boston 40 32.556 ½ — 6-4 L...
NEW YORK — Didi Gregorius and Matt Holliday each hit a go-ahead homer and New York piled on from there, lifting the...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Angels 8, Yankees 3 Los Angeles 120 000 311—8 14 0 New York 000 111 000—3 4 1 Bridwell, Parker (6...
MIAMI — Max Scherzer’s bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career ended with one out in the eighth inning,...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Tampa Bay left fielder Mallex Smith rushed in to tag out speedy Billy Hamilton after a lengthy...
BATTING—Garcia, Chicago,.339; Judge, New York,.333; Dickerson, Tampa Bay,.326; Altuve, Houston,.325; Castro, New York,....
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Salvador Perez hit his first career grand slam, connecting in the eighth inning to rally Kansas City...
CHICAGO — Erick Aybar hit a tying home run in the sixth inning, Luis Torrens walked with the bases loaded against Koji...
Page 25
PHOENIX — Diana Taurasi took a high screen, dribbled around a defender and stretched her long right arm out to lay the...
In the often unpredictable world of the NBA, there is some symmetry in Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons likely becoming...
FIRST ROUND 1. Philadelphia (from Brooklyn through Boston) 2. L.A. Lakers 3. Boston (from Sacramento through...
Page 26
June 22, 1987 • David Robinson and Muggsy Bogues, 22 inches apart in height, are separated by only 11 selections in...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 8 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA College World Series, Game 10, Louisville vs. TCU, at Omaha, Neb...
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with RHP Tanner Houck on a minor league contract....
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 47 24.662 — S/W-B (Yankees) 43 27.614 3½...
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University will induct six former athletes into its Hall of Fame on Oct. 27. The inductees are...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League St. Louis -138/+128 at Philadelphia at Milwaukee -116/+106 Pittsburgh...
Today BASEBALL Senior Legion Watsontown at Bloomsburg.. 5:45 p.m. Junior Legion Bloomsburg at Danville....... 5:45...