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Vehicles move along a snow-covered Main Street in Bloomsburg Monday night.
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Vehicles move along a snow-covered Main Street in Bloomsburg Monday night.

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3:06pm - Here’s a look at the stories that are keeping our reporters busy...

Breaking NewsBloom embezzler gets 6 months in federal pen

12:45pm - WILLIAMSPORT — An admitted embezzler was sentenced today to six...

Front PageChild-porn suspect hospitalized

Warden: Berwick man tried suicide in prison shower

Front PageWoman: I share blame in fights

Suspect accused of badly beating another girlfriend

Front PageCops: $7,000 in heroin seized

Berwick Police: Two dealers, their supplier arrested at drug-trade hub near church and daycare center

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Posted on: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:32am
AGRA, India — With plans to post dramatic pictures to their social media accounts, four college students hopped onto a set of railroad tracks here while a train approached. Only one made it... READ MORE »

Posted on: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 4:19am
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man is under arrest after police say he brought a gun to a snowball fight. York police say Jerquan Shaquille Dickson shot a 15-year-old boy in the... READ MORE »

Posted on: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 3:57am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a body found along the banks of Philadelphia's Schuylkill River has been identified as that of an award-winning teacher reported missing earlier in the... READ MORE »

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Warden: Berwick man tried suicide in prison shower
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man jailed two weeks ago on child-porn charges tried to kill himself Monday morning while taking...
Berwick Police: Two dealers, their supplier arrested at drug-trade hub near church and daycare center
BERWICK — Officers say they searched a mobile home for heroin here Monday, then waited until the alleged supplier...
Suspect accused of badly beating another girlfriend
BERWICK — The victim in an alleged beating says she’s partially to blame for the fights with boyfriend Clayton Drasher...
In request for court protection, woman accused father of locking child in closet
BERWICK — A woman has accused her children’s father of hitting the kids and once even locking one of them in a closet...
Man’s father ID’d him as meat theft suspect, police report
BRIAR CREEK — One day, Wayne D. Gross Jr.’s father identified him to police as a supermarket shoplifter, court papers...
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Red Cross Blood Drive: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Columbia Mall, near Dunham’s. Free Trusted Advisor Seminar: Advice on...
• Actor Josh Randall, 43. • Actor-comedian Patton Oswalt, 46. • Country singer Tracy Lawrence, 47. • Actor Alan...
1951: An era of atomic testing in the Nevada desert began as an Air Force plane dropped a one-kiloton bomb on Frenchman...
Woman killed in car plunge DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) —State media in the United Arab Emirates say a woman from...
Police: Witnesses saved baby HARRISBURG (AP) — Police say a woman was arrested after two people said they saw her...
TREASURE HUNT: 6-7-20-21-29 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 8-0-5 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 6-6-3-3 MIDDAY QUINTO: 0-6-1-3-8 EVENING...
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Buffalo-based M&T Bank has filed paperwork with the state indicating it plans to shut down its branch office at the...
BLOOMSBURG — Indicted attorney Clyde Middleton has been removed from all cases to which he had been appointed to...
WILKES-BARRE — Two women charged with helping to make meth near Northwest Area High School must serve probation, court...
BELLEFONTE (AP) — A Harrisburg man who pleaded guilty to making a bomb that authorities said was intended for his wife’...
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Enjoyed square dancing and playing bingo
Mary A. Artley, age 81, of 138 Hoover Lane, Catawissa, died at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Balanced Care at...
Former co-owner of Midway Distributors
Leo E. Haladay, age 93, of 25 Steltz Road, Danville, died at 11:20 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in the Geisinger-...
Longtime very active member of her church
Genevieve H. Wanich, age 88, formerly of Columbia Avenue, Bloomsburg, died at 2:43 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at the...
Cecelia L. Benza Dustin James Benza and Celina LeeAnn (Boyer) Benza of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter,...
Entire working career spent at Kawneer Co.
Herbert N. Hewlett Jr., age 82, of Bloomsburg died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in the emergency room of Geisinger-Bloomsburg...
No injuries in icy Mahoning wreck MAHONING TWP. — A Bloomsburg-area man and his passenger escaped injury Monday when...
Kids released to child services staff After police last Thursday captured a fugitive bank-robbery suspect in...
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MONROE TWP. — Young men from Bloomsburg and Berwick are charged with shoplifting $1,435 in goods from Wal-Mart here in...
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“Some people are said to have the luck of the Irish, and it seems those living in the Susquehanna Valley have just had...
Bloom woman OK after pickup wreck HEMLOCK TWP. — A pickup crashed into an embankment and a guardrail after the driver...
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NEW YORK — Rob Manfred knows he’ll get pounded now that he’s baseball commissioner — his name is printed in blue script...
France: Chase has been ‘overwhelmingly popular’
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR won’t change its new championship format, which chairman Brian France said Monday is “...
Beleaguered AFC champs fly to Arizona for Super Bowl
BOSTON — Brushing aside the controversy over deflated footballs, jubilant New England fans gathered downtown Monday for...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Alex Ovechkin’s familiar gap-toothed grin has returned with the Washington Capitals in the thick of...
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. —When the clock expired at the end of Michigan’s overtime loss to Wisconsin over the weekend, a...
The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. —Kobe Bryant will have surgery Wednesday on his torn right rotator cuff, likely ending his 19th...
MELBOURNE, Australia — Fireworks lit up the sky above Rod Laver Arena the moment Venus Williams completed her fourth-...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 29 15.659 — Brooklyn 18 26.409 11 Boston 15 27.357 13...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 30 14 4 64 156 127 Detroit 27 11 9 63 139 119...
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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. —As Peyton Manning considers whether to take the gold watch or make one more run at the silver trophy...
GLENDALE, Ariz. —The odd rules that the NFL tried in the Pro Bowl made for a strange sideshow. No kickoffs, no...
PHOENIX — The two All-Pros in the Legion of Boom promise they’ll be ready and “fearless” for the Super Bowl. Seattle...
PHOENIX — This is not a story about Super Bowl Media Day. Thank God. This IS a story about the story of Super Bowl...
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Jan. 27, 1985 • Missing star wrestler Jeff Giovino, Central Columbia is easily handled by Berwick, 39-20. Jan. 27,...
Photo provided Land Sharks Honored for Title The Land Sharks U10 girls soccer team was recently honored for capturing...
Photo provided Bloom Wrestlers Win at Tourney Bloomsburg sixth graders Marcus Long, left, and Steven Roeder took...
BLOOMSBURG - Bloomsburg University linebacker Justin Shirk has been selected to participate in the College Gridiron...
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The Miss Universe pageant had to be the highlight of this weekend’s television offerings, unless you were more...
After a recent 30 Seconds comment about wind energy, the editor asked how many wind turbines it would take to replace...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A two-foot-long drone apparently flown by a hobbyist crashed on the White House grounds Monday in an...
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HAVANA (AP) — Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network...
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Consumers of more sedate fare ate less, researchers found
CHICAGO (AP) — Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That’s the implication of a study that found people snacked...
Fla. boy’s circumcision spurs long legal battle, protests
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An estranged Florida couple’s fight over whether to circumcise their son has become a...
DEAR DR. ROACH: After a few months of stress eating, I have gained a lot of weight. People swear that the Paleo diet...
Q. It has been seven weeks since I had my annual flu shot, and my arm is still sore at the injection site. I do not...
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Program may help preschoolers slim down, study says
CHICAGO (AP) — Head Start programs have been shown to help poor children do better in school, but they may also help...
Using certain electronic cigarettes at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-...
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The world looked on in agony at the terrible events in France. For journalists in particular, the attack on the Charlie...
Is anyone OK with this?
There simply cannot be an objective person left in Millville who sides with the teachers in their ongoing contract...
Mr. Cragle (letter, Jan. 23), The “97 percent of climate scientists” figure you pitiful lefties use has been debunked...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a Washington Post column by humorist Alexandra Petri. Curse you, Internet. May your cats...
Most American Catholics were bewildered six years ago by the Vatican’s harsh approach to several orders of nuns here,...
“If you want a candidate who agrees with you 100 percent of the time, I’ll give you a suggestion: Go home and look in...
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Police say suspect wore stolen clothes BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Police say a 36-year-old woman has been arrested...
Move would bring 63-year fight with N.C. to end
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — For 63 years a lake on the North Carolina-Virginia line has suffered from an identity crisis — and...
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area mechanic who worked on Cadillacs for 50 years got a proper send-off after he died...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita waiter already known for his cheerful service may soon be able to flash an ear-to-ear...
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s doctor shortage is getting worse, and it’s getting especially difficult to find a physician on...
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LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts will present an Evening with Raul Mid??n on Wednesday, Feb. 11,...
We need to reduce by quite an amount the section 8 housing people we have in Berwick. It only makes the landlords rich...
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DEAR ABBY: I am considered to be a quite attractive — easily a nine or a 10 — professional dancer here in Las Vegas. I...
LOS ANGELES — George Lucas has been toying around with “Strange Magic” for almost 15 years. The animated musical...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY Like Mozart, who was born on this day, your talent often shows at an early age. Nevertheless,...
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Former girlfriend testifies against man accused of killing and burying two
WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A man charged in the 2002 strangulation deaths of a pharmacist and the pharmacist’s girlfriend...
NUMIDIA — The 26th annual Agricultural Conference is set for Wednesday, Feb. 18, at Ponduce Farms, 270 White Church...