Stories from Friday, June 1, 2018

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Briar Creek supervisors cite stabbing, tales of misbehavior in rejecting worker camp plan
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — The Briar Creek Township supervisors issued their formal denial of a local farmer’s migrant camp...
Mahoning Township concerns addressed by safety director
BLOOMSBURG — When a storm hit the region recently, the Columbia-Montour 9-1-1 dispatch center was inundated with...
Authorities allege Bloomsburg man stole trooper badge in spree
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man who was allegedly responsible for a theft spree in the Lightstreet area in December was...
Riverside woman allegedly took cash, goods
DANVILLE — A woman stole $20 from a coworker’s purse at a convenience store and helped herself to lottery tickets and...
Girl alleges house guest harassed her in North Centre Township
BERWICK — A 13-year-old girl told an interviewer a house guest tied her to her bed in an attempt to force her to have...

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• North Centre Township will hold a meeting June 11 at 6:30 p.m. to conduct a public hearing regarding an ordinance...
Animal Resource Center Yard Sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Bloomsburg Fairgrounds Grandstand. Berwick Drama Club’s “Narrators...
1943: A civilian flight from Portugal to England was shot down by Germany during World War II, killing all 17 people...
• Actress Willow Shields, 18. • Actress-writer Amy Schumer, 37. • Pop singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile, 37. •...
Bodies found at suspect’s home SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Three dead bodies have been found at the home of Stewart...
Man shot inside bank SPRING GROVE (AP) — Authorities say police responding to a disturbance call at a bank shot and...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-10-23-24-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 5-9 WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-5-6 WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 8-9-9-0...


 
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The 2018 River Day Kayak/Canoe river float on the Susquehanna River is set for Sunday, June 10, and benefits the...
BERWICK — Traffic was blocked Thursday when a vehicle pulled out from Arch Street into the path of oncoming traffic....
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A man with an Arkansas address was arrested by State Police and charged with DUI after flipping his...
LIBERTY TWP. — A wanted woman ingested crack cocaine before crashing her car on Interstate 80 in Montour County,...
Bloom man accused of having marijuana BLOOMSBURG — Seth Yoder, 33, of 127 Leonard St., Bloomsburg, was charged with...


 
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SHICKSHINNY — Northwest Area Senior High School held its Senior Awards Night on Thursday. Here are awards and...


 
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Known for holiday decorating, lifelong Phillies fan
Pauline Ruth Krum, 84, of Bloomsburg passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at Bloomsburg Care and Rehabilitation...
Civil War re-enactor enjoyed square dancing
Janice M. Rhoads, 85, formerly of Bastian Road, Muncy, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. Born...
HOUSTON (AP) — Immigration advocates accused the U.S. government on Thursday of “effectively disappearing” hundreds of...
TRW retiree, born and worked on family farm
Carl L. Dildine Sr., 88, of Bloomsburg passed away Monday, May 28, 2018, at his residence. He was born Oct. 25, 1929,...
Dedicated church member, loved life in Benton
Bruce A. Jankowski, 64, formerly of Benton, and more recently a resident of Geisinger Bloomsburg Health Care Center,...
Former Milco worker enjoyed sewing, reading
Margaret Beagle, 90, of Millville passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at Gardens of Millville. She was born March 4,...
Storm was May 15 Mahoning Township officials spoke at their public meeting about a storm that happened May 15. An...
Arrangements will appear in Sunday’s edition
Willis J. “Jim” Beck Sr., 81, of Berwick passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville...
Aubree L. Albertson Daniel and Jessica (Wolfinger) Albertson of Orangeville, are the parents of a daughter, Aubree...
Two are accused of pot possession BLOOMSBURG — Two women were arrested for possessing marijuana when they were stopped...
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Buying fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers markets offers opportunities to save money in ways you might not find at a...
FRANKLIN TWP. — A 24-year-old woman from Scranton caused an accident Monday morning at the entrance to Knoebels...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 21-27. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1...
NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian Samantha Bee apologized to Ivanka Trump and viewers on Thursday for using an obscenity to...


 
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Do you know how I know Trump was right for the job and is doing a good job and doing what people voted him to do? The...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —A massive oversupply of legal marijuana in Oregon has pot prices in the state in a freefall....


 
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Two events last week related to former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s tempestuous and truncated term of office...
ROSE: “Words to Live By” from Don Davenport of Don’s Towing. After a bus carrying teenagers from Ohio on a class trip...
I’d like to thank Mr. Michael J. Bower for his letter to the editor, “One man’s cut is another’s tax hike,” published...
“The Great Orators” is an email that’s being passed around. I’d like to share it (below) with your readers, especially...
Remember when you called your knees “left” and “right” instead of “good” and “bad?” • Growing old is not easy: The...
“So, you got a group there, a lynching mob, so let them do their job and, boy, we’re ready to knock the heck out of you...


 
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ACTION POINT (No reviews available) Johnny Knoxville stars as the crackpot owner of a low-rent amusement park. A...
Woman vs. nature. It certainly has a ring to it, especially when woman wins. But there are too few such stories in our...
The 4-year-old character referred to in the title of the new film “A Kid Like Jake” does not actually get much screen...
NEW YORK (AP) — “Solo: A Star Wars Story” topped the Memorial Day weekend box office charts, but failed to meet...
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JUNE 1/FRIDAY Book/Plant Sale Preview, June 1, 5-8 p.m.,McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick, admission...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville; free...
CUSTER, S.D. (AP) —Custer State Park officials have recovered furniture that was stolen from a popular Black Hills...
The Uptown Music Collective’s annual Blues-A-Thon, starts June 1, 6 p.m., Pine Street, Williamsport; wraps up at 8 p.m...
Berwick Drama Club’s “Narrators Gone Bad,” June 1, 6 p.m., Berwick High School auditorium, free. Peterson Toscano,...
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The South Korean Beatles have conquered America’s music charts. Seven-member boy band BTS is the first Korean pop...
DEAR ABBY: My son “Jeff” is wealthy and lives in another state with his wife and family. His wife has now moved her...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 62-year-old female in excellent health. I eat right, exercise and have a great genetic history....
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are interested in people and curious about everything. You don’t like boredom. As you...
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“We’ll get our share of Tropical Storm Alberto starting today, and continuing through the weekend. Fortunately, during...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday pardoned a conservative commentator he claims “was treated very...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former House Speaker John Boehner says there is no Republican Party anymore — but there is the party...
LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — A Republican leader in Florida has said he doesn’t understand the anger generated by Roseanne...
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Washington can win even without top scorer
WASHINGTON — The sight of Evgeny Kuznetsov clutching his left arm and leaving the ice after a hit from Brayden McNabb...
Washington, Vegas have put on fun show so far
Winning a Stanley Cup isn’t meant to be easy, something that even the novice hockey fans in Las Vegas now surely...
Bloomsburg grad having strong season as reliever
For the Press Enterprise LAKEWOOD, N.J. — So far, the 2018 season has been one of significant improvement for Colton...
DOVER, Del. — Delaware will begin full-scale sports betting next week, wasting no time after a U.S. Supreme Court...
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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer has not been able to shake the concussion-like symptoms he has...
NEW YORK — Jose Quintana pitched six shutout innings, Ben Zobrist hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.359; Brantley, Cleveland,.343; Simmons, Los Angeles,.337; Altuve, Houston,.335; Segura, Seattle...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Daniel Mengden allowed three runs over eight innings and Oakland beat Tampa Bay to avoid a four-game...
DETROIT — Victor Reyes hit a three-run triple in the five-run first to help Detroit beat Los Angeles. Detroit starter...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Tigers 6, Angels 1 Los Angeles 001 000 000—1 7 0 Detroit 100 005 00x—6 9 0 Ohtani, Bedrosian (6), J...
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DUBLIN, Ohio — Hideki Matsuyama and Tiger Woods hit their stride at the end of their rounds at the Memorial, and it...
PARIS — After playing so infrequently, it’s as if Serena Williams is starting from scratch. Sure looked that way for a...
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June 1, 1988 • Isiah Thomas scores 35 points to lift the Detroit Pistons to a 102-96 overtime win over the Boston...
AUTO RACING 11:30 a.m. FS2 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Pocono 400, practice, at Long Pond 1 p.m. FS2 —...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent LHP Zach Britton to Frederick (Carolina) and SS Luis Sardinas to...
EXETER — Eight local players were selected for the UNICO All-Star Football Classic, which will be played tonight at...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Chicago -119/+109 at New York Washington -132/+122 at Atlanta at St....
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 29 22.569 — Buffalo (Blue Jays) 24 20.545...
Today FOOTBALL High school at Wyoming Area UNICO All-Star Classic............... 7 p.m.
Rolling Pines MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Pts. Greg Bower Construction 87.5 ABL Graphics 85 Larry’s Lumber 81 T&M...
Little League BLOOMSBURG MAJOR DIVISION Yost Excavating 5, Magee Foundation 3 W — Gradyn Beishline. L — Hughie...
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TURBOTVILLE — Warrior Run High School held its Senior Awards Night on Wednesday. Here are awards and recipients: •...
TURBOTVILLE — Warrior Run High School graduation ceremonies will take place today at 7:30 p.m. in the middle school...
... valedictorian, daughter of Mark and Debra Beyer, Wake Forest University, foreign affairs, pre-law track
... senior class president, son of Matthew and Kathleen Burrows, Lebanon Valley College, actuarial science
... salutatorian, daughter of David and Janet Fisher, Penn State University, animal science