Stories from Saturday, May 19, 2018

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Authorities: Meth-addicted chase suspect faces several traffic violations
BERWICK — A 20-mile chase with a pregnant woman inside the car started with an attempt at a routine traffic stop,...
Wonderview son insisted on jail, authorities said
WONDERVIEW — An 18-year-old man beat up his mother Friday afternoon and barricaded himself inside her apartment,...
Leases are slated for the auction block around the same time
BUCKHORN — It’s hard to say what, if anything, will fill the void left by Bon-Ton at the Columbia Mall, the manager...
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken teenager lied to police about her age during Block Party, then ran away before officers could...

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Breakfast: 7-11 a.m., Washingtonville Fire Company. Mission Breakfast: 7-9:30 a.m., RCV UMC, 6 Orchard Drive,...
• Rock singer-composer Pete Townshend (The Who), 73. • PBS newscaster Jim Lehrer, 84.
1962: Actress Marilyn Monroe sang “Happy Birthday to You” to President John F. Kennedy during a Democratic fundraiser...
Rights activists detained DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi authorities have detained at least six activists,...
• Close 2U Storage of Martz Street in Berwick is auctioning off the contents of four units on May 29. • The Berwick...
Unitarians leverage driller HARRISBURG (AP) — A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-12-18-22-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-2, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-0-1, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-2-6...


 
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COOPER TWP. — A woman was high on prescription drugs while driving on Route 11 on the morning of April 19, according to...
Money can’t buy love. But you need plenty of cash to compete for an engagement ring on ABC’s “The Bachelor.” At least,...


 
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YORK HAVEN — The Brunner Island Steam Electric Plant would be required to stop burning coal by the end of 2028 under a...
SHICKSHINNY — A York County man allegedly admitted ingesting 10 drinks and smoking marijuana prior to crashing his car...
LIBERTY TWP. — A township woman was injured in a head-on crash, so she’s suing the other driver for damages exceeding $...
UNITYVILLE — A truck driver escaped injury when his tractor-trailer that was carrying a bulldozer crashed into a...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man who was pulled over for driving in the left lane of Interstate 80 for a long distance was in...


 
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LEHIGHTON — On busy summer weekends, the crowds at Beltzville State Park, located about an hour from Bloomsburg outside...
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man who was pulled over for driving through a stop sign was in possession of meth and...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A North Carolina man who pulled out from behind a closed business at 1:30 a.m. on March 19 was in...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A New York woman who was pulled over on Interstate 80 by State Police for speeding was in possession of...
Teen allegedly had alcohol BLOOMSBURG — Hunter Henning, 18, of Drexel Hill, was cited with underage possession of...
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WINDSOR, England (AP) — Meghan Markle will have an heir to the British throne walk her down the aisle —and have her...
WINDSOR, England (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that...
HAVANA (AP) — A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after taking off...
LONDON (AP) — If British marketers are to be believed, nothing is a better royal wedding tribute than a limited-edition...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Akron says a professor did not follow through with a plan to give female students...


 
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Carol Hickins’ wedding dress arrived at her office “in a plastic bag inside a brown cardboard box,” she says. The...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman who allegedly rear-ended a car on Buckhorn Road was under the influence of alcohol,...
PITTSTON (AP) — Police have arrested a woman suspected of running a mobile meth lab. Authorities stopped Nicole Marie...
Here are Memorial Day events planned for the area: May 27 • ANNVILLE — Indiantown Gap National Cemetery Memorial Day...
LIBERTY TWP. — Three New Yorkers were charged with marijuana possession after a traffic stop on Interstate 80 east,...


 
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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday...
DORAL, Fla. (AP) — A fitness buff carrying an American flag and shouting about President Donald Trump stormed the hotel...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Billionaire philanthropist George Soros has plunked $1.5 million into several California...


 
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Township secretary was devoted to family
Shirley M. (Rhinard) Avery, 78, of Savage Hill Road, Orangeville, passed away early Friday morning, May 18, 2018,...
Army veteran, PPL retiree, car enthusiast
John W. “Porky” Forsythe, 87, of Hollenback Township passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Berwick Retirement...
GMC financial analyst was born in Scranton
Jeffrey Joseph Studenski passed away on Monday May 14, 2018, in his home at the age of 60. He was born on March 31,...
Texas native had long career in banking
Alice Jean Long, 93, left us on May 15, 2018. Born Alice Jean Young in Dallas, Texas, she had a full and amazing life...
Community volunteer lived in Bloom 50 years
Joan L. Keller, 87, of Bloomsburg died on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at home, surrounded by her family, and under the care...
Police say teenage girl had alcohol BLOOMSBURG — Maia Bulford, 19, of 16 Burndale Road, Dallas, was cited with...
From wire service reports Seven dogs — six of them dachshund-terrier mixes —mauled and killed a woman in Oklahoma last...
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Armed Forces Day, created in 1949 to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force days after the branches were unified...
ROSE: Congratulations to Dennis Wolff of Millville, who now finds himself one election away from a seat in the Congress...
Here are five takeaways from Pennsylvania’s 2018 primary: 1) Turnout was again abysmally low, ranging from the teens...
Sen. Bernie Sanders has never demurred when talking about what the American people should get for “free” from the...
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Here’s a more detailed look at recently recalled products: CHAIN SAWS DETAILS: Two models of 14 inch chain saws...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Gay-rights advocates are divided on whether to cheer or bemoan a potential marriage between the...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — On a whim, a Florida high school senior asked the Crocs shoe company to supply its foam...
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EAST BERWICK — A lunch, car show and road rally with Bible verses as clues are set for Sunday at the Berwick Church of...
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —As John Barnes ’ van dangled precariously from a guy-wire here Friday evening, all he felt was...
“In some parts of the world, when it rains a lot, it’s called a May monsoon season. It appears we’re experiencing one....
NEW YORK (AP) — A former Playboy centerfold involved in a custody battle apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Netflix canceled the premiere party for its second season of the teen drama “13 Reasons Why” after...
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Opposing trainers champing at bit to beat Derby winner
BALTIMORE — Opposing trainers at the Preakness always want to see the Kentucky Derby winner up-close and then set their...
Cleveland ready to bounce back in tumultuous season
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — They’ve survived amid turmoil for months, their season morphing into the NBA’s most compelling...
NBA hopefuls may not face ‘one-and-done’ in few years
CHICAGO — Mo Bamba is fully convinced that he’s ready for the NBA. He also believes that was the case a year ago. If...
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 28 12.700 — — 8-2 W-2 18-7 10-5 Boston 30 15.667 ½ — 5-5 L-1...
PITTSBURGH — Eric Hosmer hit two doubles and scored the go-ahead run and Tyson Ross won for the first time in more than...
NEW YORK — Jacob deGrom matched a career high with 13 strikeouts, Michael Conforto went 4 for 4 with two RBIs and the...
CHICAGO — White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf recently got a subscription to minor league baseball TV. That’s how things...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Athletics 10, Blue Jays 5 Oakland 003 042 001—10 14 1 Toronto 010 030 010— 5 7 0 Triggs, Petit (5...
BOSTON — Jonathan Schoop homered and Alex Cobb got his first win of the season as Baltimore beat Boston, ending the...
TORONTO — Dustin Fowler hit his first career home run and also had a tie-breaking RBI double in the seventh inning,...
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The field for today’s 143rd Preakness Stakes, with post position, horse’s name, jockey’s name and odds: PP Horse...
Byron Nelson Second Round Marc Leishman 61-66—127 -15 Aaron Wise 65-63—128 -14 Brian Gay 67-62—129 -13 Jimmy...
DALLAS — Wind or no, Marc Leishman likes his chances at the AT&T Byron Nelson after breaking the 36-hole record...
CONCORD, N.C. — NASCAR’s annual All-Star race is a $1 million winner-take-all spectacle that has failed for years to...
TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning stormed back in the Eastern Conference final against the Washington Capitals,...
CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) Friday, May 11 Washington 4, Tampa Bay 2 Saturday, May 12 Winnipeg 4...
CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) Sunday, May 13 Boston 108, Cleveland 83 Monday, May 14 Golden...
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MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at ST. LOUIS -119/+109 Philadelphia at SAN FRANCISCO -109/-101 Colorado...
North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 20 17.541 — Rochester (Twins) 18 16.529 ½ Syracuse (Nationals)...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Toronto RHP Joel Espinal (Dunedin-FSL) and Cleveland RHP Domingo Jimenez (...
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May 19, 1988 • Ron Darling pitches eight strong innings and adds two hits, helping the Mets to a 9-4 win over the San...
AUTO RACING 10:30 a.m. FS2 — FIA Formula E Series, BMW i Berlin E-Prix, qualifying, at Berlin (taped) 11:30 a.m....
Today TRACK AND FIELD High school District 4 meet..........................11 a.m.
DANVILLE — Danville’s Austin Heeter scored both runs, with the go-ahead run coming on a throwing error by Central...
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DEAR ABBY: I can’t drive. It’s not because I don’t want to, but whenever I sit behind the wheel, I have panic attacks...
Campbell Soup CEO is out as steel tariffs to bite soon NEW YORK (AP) — Campbell Soup’s CEO will retire, and the...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are fair-minded and can build strong relationships. You are positive, realistic and have...
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TODAY Smorgasbord, St. John Lutheran Church, 68 Gordner Church Road, Unityville, 4 p.m., turkey and ham, 570-584-4465...
Red Rock reunion planned in Berwick BERWICK — Berwick Bible will be hosting a Red Rock reunion at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug...
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What is wrong with the Danville laundromat? It’s not kept clean. And what’s wrong with the people using it? Have some...