Stories from Friday, November 10, 2017

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Ex-first lady applauds Geisinger efforts
DANVILLE — Former First Lady and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton stressed a need for all...
Catawissa man blames actions on feral felines
BLOOMSBURG — A 73-year-old Catawissa man who dealt with “a cat problem” by feeding a feral kitten pieces of antifreeze-...
Fog couldn’t ground Veteran’s Week flight to ‘military friendly’ university
BLOOMSBURG — It was an unusual commute to school Thursday morning for two Bloomsburg University students. Catherine...
DANVILLE — A Benton woman responsible for two DUI crashes in Montour County was recently sentenced by a judge to spend...
CONYNGHAM TWP. — An Aristes man molested an 11-year-old girl several times at his home here, police say. Leonard F....

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Bloomsburg Ministerium Prayer Vigil: 6 p.m., Market Square Fountain, Bloomsburg, for the victims, families and mourners...
Uranium deal in spotlight NEW YORK (AP) — In recent weeks, the Uranium One deal has been at the center of the nation’s...
• A committee of the state Board of Podiatry has issued an order temporarily suspending the license to practice as a...
GOP candidate pans Trump HARRISBURG (AP) — One of the candidates seeking the Republican Party nomination to challenge...
• Actor Josh Peck, 31. • Country singer Miranda Lambert, 34. • Actress Ellen Pompeo, 48. • Actor-comedian Tracy...
1942: Winston Churchill delivered a speech in London in which he said, “I have not become the King’s First Minister to...
TREASURE HUNT: 05-10-16-18-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-5; Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-6-2; Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-0-...


 
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On Saturday, Danville’s World War I monument will be rededicated with help from 91-year-old Emma Jones, widow of...
DERRY TWP. — Three empty coal cars jumped the railroad tracks around 6 a.m. Thursday near the Talen Energy plant, says...
BLOOMSBURG — Two men who were arrested for dealing drugs received an opportunity to have more serious charges dropped...


 
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Cops: Woman, 75, punched in head BRIAR CREEK — A former Berwick resident allegedly punched a 75-year-old woman in the...
SALEM TWP. — The nuclear plant’s most recent inspection report by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) included two...


 
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Salem TWP. — Representatives of the Caithness Moxie Freedom Generating Station joined state and local officials to...
Montour County Marriage licenses • Thomas Paul Morgan, Jr., 6472 State Route 42, Unityville, son of Thomas Morgan...
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the October report from the Magisterial District Court of Russell Lawton. ASSESSMENT DETAIL...
Get ready for some political ads next year. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee released a memo Thursday...
Firm seeks $1G BLOOMSBURG — In a civil complaint filed in the office of District Judge Russell L. Lawton, Roto-Rooter...


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Restaurant staff sports patriotic T WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Employees at a restaurant here are wearing T-shirts to...
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — President Donald Trump’s administration has asked Congress to fund a fourth missile defense...
VALLEY TWP. — A wreck at the intersection of Routes 54 and 642 Wednesday involved a Danville woman, state police say...


 
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Numidia man enjoyed bluegrass music
Carl H. Raker, 87, of Numidia passed away Nov. 7, 2017, at his residence. He was born July 1, 1930, in Bloomsburg, a...
Numidia woman worked at Bernardi Foods
Vicki L. (Harner) Runge, age 57, 128 Ringtown Mountain Road, Catawissa (Numidia), died at 11:33 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8...
Spruce set for Rockefeller Center
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — It will soon look a lot like Christmas in New York City thanks to a tree from Pennsylvania....
Children in Berwick are among survivors
Our treasured father, grandfather and friend, Max E. Phelps, 90, of Cogan Station passed away Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017,...
LOS ANGELES — John Hillerman, who played stuffed-shirt Higgins to Tom Selleck’s freewheeling detective Thomas Magnum in...
BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump set aside his blistering rhetoric in favor of friendly overtures to China on...


 
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ROSE: Helped by a mild autumn, Bloomsburg kept the Town Fountain operating for longer than usual this year. It’s a...
The story of Harvey Weinstein is partly a story of secrecy: how the Hollywood producer managed to keep his habit of...
EDITOR’S NOTE: In response to photos showing that at least one Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania student...
This autumn marks the 100th anniversary of the launch of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia — the bloody communist...


 
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NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump warned that the stock market was a “big, fat, ugly bubble” just weeks before he was...
The board game Clue. In the National Toy Hall of Fame. With the Wiffle Ball and paper airplane. The mystery of which...


 
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BERWICK — Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) and area veterans will dedicate a portion of Route 93 in Berwick as Stuart...

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AMERICAN MADE ★★★ A pilot (Tom Cruise) recruited by the CIA finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert...
Kenneth Branagh’s “Murder on the Orient Express” is a visual feast, bursting with movie stars, glamour and high...
When a master of cinema decides to look at the world from a child’s perspective, we should all line up. “Wonderstruck...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —The God of Thunder had an even mightier opening weekend than expected. “Thor: Ragnarok,” the third...
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Lady Bird is obsessed with place. Her place in the world, in her Catholic high school, in her school play, in her own...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Kevin Spacey is getting cut out of Ridley Scott’s finished film “All the Money in the World” and...
NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 30-Nov. 5. Listings include the week’s...
NEW YORK (AP) — Rose McGowan’s publisher has set a January release for her memoir “Brave,” a month ahead of its...
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‘Goonies” never say die. And they’re loyal friends. Oscar nominee Sean Astin supports his onetime co-star and...
NEW YORK (AP) —Comedian Louis C.K. has been accused of sexual misconduct toward several women, including masturbating...
DEAR ABBY: I missed the funeral of a long-time family friend, “Tom,” because I foolishly relied on one of my relatives...
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WASHINGTON — It’s an article of faith among Republicans — reinforced by the party’s drubbing in this week’s off-year...
“While you slept, a strong Arctic cold front blasted through our area. The result is making Pennsylvania feel like the...
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Protests became a major talking point in first half
Who anticipated the NFL getting caught up in a back-and-forth spat with President Donald Trump over players kneeling...
Pittsburgh has several winnable games
PITTSBURGH — The Colts in Indianapolis. Then, the Titans at home on Thursday night. That’s it. That’s as much of his...
What season did your team have its best squad?
Back in August, I was discussing the upcoming football season with some colleagues when I said I thought the teams in...
The grind of playing in the East Division of the Big Ten has taken a toll on teams over the past four years, and this...
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PHILADELPHIA —Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek each had a goal and two assists to lead the Philadelphia Flyers over the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 16 12 2 2 26 64 43 Toronto 17 10 7 0 20 65 60...
WASHINGTON — John Wall’s Wizards managed to make a double-digit edge hold up against the Lakers this time, with the All...
North Carolina closed out the 2016-17 season by holding off upstart Gonzaga for its sixth national championship. April...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. —Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has seen quarterbacks like Malik Rosier of No. 7 Miami before. He sees...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 10 2.833 — Toronto 6 4.600 3 Philadelphia 6 4.600 3 New...
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Nov. 10, 1987 • Philadelphia Phillies reliever Steve Bedrosian, who led the majors with 40 saves, is named the...
AUTO RACING 11 a.m. FS2 — NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series, Lucas Oil 150, final practice, at Avondale, Ariz....
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Detroit 8½ 208 Atlanta at Boston OFF OFF Charlotte at Chicago OFF OFF Indiana...
Today FOOTBALL High school District 4 Class 2A semifinals Central at Southern................... 7 p.m. Line...
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• keys to watch: When the temperature finally falls to the low teens around kickoff, it’ll be the more physical team...
• KEYS TO WATCH: What might have appeared like a gamble before the season, now looks like it was sure thing all along...
• KEYS TO WATCH: The big question tonight — and the biggest key to Southern Columbia’s hopes at a state title run — is...
• KEYS TO WATCH: Danville, which was missing each of its regular starters in the secondary for the past several weeks,...
BERWICK (9-2) Berwick 79 103 83 65 — 340 Opponent 6 37 45 34 — 122 Opp. B First downs 115 148 Rushing-yds. 396-...
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DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife, who is 72 years of age, has had a horrendous number of surgeries in her life. After one...
10/FRIDAY Bloomsburg Ministerium Prayer Vigil, Nov. 10, 6 p.m., Market Square Fountain, Bloomsburg, for the victims,...
The Illusionists Present Adam Trent, next generation of magic, Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m., Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University...
River Arts, The Exchange, 24 E. Main St., Bloomsburg, runs through Nov. 10. “Cash & Carry IV,” exhibit work due...
The Tommy Guns Band, Nov. 11, Bloomsburg Fire Hall, 911 Market St.; benefits Montour Township Fire Company; must be 21...
NEWTON, N.C. (AP) —An 800-pound heifer made a big splash when it was found in a North Carolina family’s swimming pool...
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Obviously Wendy Lee has no love or respect for those who support pro-life, traditional marriage, Christian values,...
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“Brennan also noted that one of the conference’s speakers, Gail Wilensky, who sits on Geisinger’s board of directors,...
BORN TODAY You are competitive, confident and idealistic. You are restless and hardworking. This is a year of...
MILLVILLE — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Douglas D. Brewer....