Stories from Monday, June 11, 2018

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Officials: Faulty record-keeping led GMC to investigate RN from agency
DANVILLE — A registered nurse took opioids for herself from Geisinger Medical Center last summer, authorities said....
Berwick youth help raise $6G to help families of kids with cancer
BERWICK — A recently launched Teen Center here held a celebration to mark the fact that one of its first fundraisers...
Police say underage drinker’s caper foiled when pal got citation
BLOOMSBURG — An underage drinker gave another person’s name and personal information when police stopped him for having...
Members to vote on whether to dock pay of colleagues who miss meetings
BERWICK — Council members here plan to vote on whether to withhold pay from their own members for missing meetings....
Father networks with law enforcement, other families
Press Enterprise staff BLOOMSBURG — Two-and-a-half years ago, Steven Whitenight Jr., then 30, went missing while...

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1776: The Continental Congress formed a committee to draft a Declaration of Independence calling for freedom from...
• Actor Shia LaBeouf, 32. • Actor Peter Dinklage, 49. • TV personality Mehmet Oz, M.D., 58. • Actor Hugh Laurie,...
Columbia County Volunteers in Medicine Clinic: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 310 E. Third St., Mifflinville, by...
Trump, Kim land in Singapore SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un converged on...
Questions linger in fatal fire WHITE OAK (AP) — Authorities have determined the cause of death of an elderly man and...
TREASURE HUNT: 04-05-08-14-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 5-3, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-7-2, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-4-...


 
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Come join the good folks at the Bloomsburg and Millville American Legions on Saturday for a “Salute to America” from...
FRANKLIN TWP. — A pair of men pulled a passed-out man from a car parked in the middle of a road on a Saturday afternoon...
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who scared residents by yelling and banging on doors in the early morning hours last summer...


 
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BERWICK — An accomplice tried to distract a convenience store worker while a woman shoplifted, police say. But the...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A drunken 28-year-old man allegedly went to the neighbor’s house asking for a shotgun to kill his...


 
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Enjoyed snowmobiling and riding horses
Darla J. (Traver) Shick, 59, of Union City passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018, at her residence. She was born Oct. 9,...
BLOOMSBURG — Fourteen people were accepted into Columbia County’s ARD program as first-time offenders Thursday. All...
Enjoyed doing crafts and being outdoors
Leanne Sheatler, 59, of Orangeville went to be with the Lord Sunday, June 10, 2018, at her residence, surrounded by her...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Marie Lanzafame, 72, of Bloomsburg and formerly of Long Island, N.Y., passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Audrey A. Wary, 81, of Aristes passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Bloomsburg Care & Rehabilitation Center,...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The results of a lengthy probe into the handling of sexual abuse claims by Roman Catholic dioceses...
BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust Co.’s recent Teen Star Musical Competition raised more than $5,000 for the...
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In our eagerness to find a solution — or lay blame — in the wake of another mass shooting, violent video games have...
People want protection
Shickshinny residents have made it pretty clear they want an end to this feud between officials of the borough and the...
Q. What kind of music do planets like? A. Neptunes. Q. Where can you buy chicken broth in bulk? A. The stock market...
“I was poor before I came here. Now, it’s not like I’m a millionaire but I’m comfortable. I live way better than I used...


 
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Q. Thank you for your advice on controlling cholesterol. I’m a 77-year-old woman of normal weight. My cholesterol...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The head of the Marine Corps says it’s time the U.S. military branch known for its fierce, young...


 
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DALLAS (AP) — A lock of blond hair that experts believe came from Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer, the flamboyant...


 
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“In the coming five days, I see no unusual weather headed our way. Temperatures will be close to or a little above...
BERWICK — Councilman Alvin Hill announced Sunday that he is resigning from council here as of June 18 due to health...
NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News host has accidentally referred to the highly anticipated summit between President Donald...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A high-ranking Kirtland Air Force Base officer with top security clearance who disappeared 35...
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‘One of the best things somebody ever achieved in the sport’
PARIS — In full control of the French Open final, a rather familiar position for him, Rafael Nadal suddenly was worried...
NEW YORK — Triple Crown winner Justify will get a well-deserved break and then race again this year, although no date...
Strategy helps Bowyer win shortened race at Michigan
BROOKLYN, Mich. — After 120 laps and two stages, the race could now be official. Any driver in the lead might...
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Shinnecock Hills was a lot bigger than Graeme McDowell expected. But not too big. McDowell was...
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PHILADELPHIA — It was raining, the radar was all green, minus the small blobs of yellow and red, and Milwaukee Brewers...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 42 18.700 — — 9-1 W-4 22-9 20-9 Boston 44 22.667 1 — 5-5 L-1...
ARLINGTON, Texas —George Springer scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a balk after homering on the first...
DETROIT — Eventually, a team from the AL Central will figure out a way to beat Cleveland ace Corey Kluber. Kluber...
CHICAGO — Josh Harrison led off the game with a home run and Gregory Polanco hit a bases-loaded triple, leading Ivan...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Matt Chapman homered leading off the eighth, moments after shortstop Marcus Semien’s defensive gem,...
LOS ANGELES — Max Muncy homered in his third straight game, Logan Forsythe and Enrique Hernandez also connected, and...
MIAMI — Clayton Richard became the latest pitcher to flirt with the first no-hitter in San Diego’s history, losing his...
TORONTO — Curtis Granderson had four hits and a career-high six RBIs, Marco Estrada pitched six innings to snap an...
CINCINNATI — Center fielder Billy Hamilton made a bunch of key defensive plays and Cincinnati ended its 13-game losing...
WASHINGTON — Brandon Crawford went 4 for 4 with a two-run homer, and San Francisco dealt Max Scherzer his first loss in...
DENVER — Paul Goldschmidt doubled and tripled and had two RBIs to finish off a dominating series and Arizona earned a...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Astros 4, Rangers 3 Houston 200 010 100—4 9 1 Texas 020 010 000—3 5 0 Morton, Peacock (4), Sipp (6...
MINNEAPOLIS — Jake Cave had a career-high three hits, including a home run, and Minnesota held on to beat Los Angeles...
BOSTON — Reynaldo Lopez pitched into the seventh inning, Daniel Palka had a two-run double and Chicago beat Boston....
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Right fielder Mitch Haniger threw out Johnny Field at the plate to end the game, and Seattle held...
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PARIS — It was the end of a long and rewarding day, one she’ll likely never forget, and new French Open champion Simona...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —Dustin Johnson is back in his spot as the world’s top-ranked golfer thanks to a dominant victory capped...
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June 11
June 11, 1988 • Former middleweight champion “Marvelous” Marvin Haggler retires from professional boxing a year after...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Danville at Bloomsburg.........5:45 p.m.
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club TRAPSHOOTING June 7 Squad 1: Roger Mowery, 24. Squad 2: Tony Sinibaldi, 25; Phil...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 1 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Super Regionals, Tennessee Tech vs. Texas (if necessary), at Austin, Texas 4 p....
Major Division BLOOMSBURG PLAYOFFS June 4 Magee Foundation 12, Elks 2 Elks 011 01 — 2 1 6 Magee 321 06 — 12 13 1...
The Links at Hemlock Creek THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Total Fleming/Brokenshire 56 Coombe/Williams 51.5 Sim/Frazier...
AHL Playoffs Division Semifinals Eastern Conference Atlantic Division Lehigh Valley 3, Providence 1 Friday, April 20...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League San Francisco -163/+153 at Miami Chicago -125/+115 at Milwaukee at St....
BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS — Recalled LHP Reymin Guduan from Fresno (PCL). Placed RHP Joe Smith on the 10...
June 13-14 — Owners' meetings, New York. June 15 — International amateur signing period closes. July 2 —...
FireKeepers Casino 400 (Start position in parentheses) 1. (12) Clint Bowyer, Ford, 133 laps, 57 points. 2. (4)...
July 16 — Deadline for any club that designated franchise player to sign that player to a multiyear contract or...
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Who needs a judge or jury? In AMC’s dark comedy, “Dietland,” female vigilantes target sexual predators, the Associated...
DEAR ABBY: I have some suggestions for “Longing to Be a Mom” (Feb. 27), whose husband doesn’t want a child. If you...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have developed the habit of unconsciously clenching my jaw during the day. I tend to worry about...
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I have a solution to Montour County’s 9-1-1 problems. Bring back our 9-1-1 center. Why would you take it away from us...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You think quickly and you act quickly, because you are instinctual. You have strong leadership...
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... daughter of Katie Titman and Terry Appleman, turned 1 year old on June 3. Grandparents are Sandy and Terry LeVan...
... daughter of Jason and Ashley Allen, Nescopeck, turned 2 on June 1. Grandparents are Ben and Tammy Allen and Michele...
... daughter of Chris and Megan Wark, Berwick, is 2 years old today. Grandparents are Brian and Theresa Wark and Roger...
... daughter of Charles and Erica Zimolzak Coe, Oviedo Fla., turned 6 on June 6. Grandparents are Leon and Susan...
... son of Rob and Theresa Klinger, Bloomsburg, turned 11 on June 5. Grandparents are Robin and Deb Hammaker and Robert...
... daughter of Rachel Unger, Berwick, will turn 4 Wednesday. Grandparents are Brenda Unger and William Matthews,...
... son of Adam and Shea Good, Orangeville, is 2 today. Grandparents are Ellen and Jack Sudbury and Tom and Mary Vought...
... daughter of Kenneth Mrozowski and Christine Cameron, both of Bloomsburg, turned 5 on May 30. Kenzie has a brother,...
... son of Valicity and Chad Hohl, New Market, Md., will turn 9 on Friday. Logan is the grandson of Kathleen Smith,...