Stories from Monday, June 18, 2018

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Millville grower says trade war with China would hurt rural communities
MILLVILLE — If China imposes a tariff on U.S. soybeans in response to President Donald Trump’s comments about possible...
Lincoln crashed through front windows and out again, witnesses say
BERWICK — A woman mysteriously managed to ram a car into a downtown store Sunday and drive back out after smashing two...
BERWICK — A teenager was locked up over the weekend on rape charges after he invited a woman to a campfire late Friday...
WASHINGTON — “The economy,” Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell declared last week, “is doing very well.” And it is...
Florida suspect jailed on aggravated assault, other charges
DANVILLE — A Florida man slammed a police officer against a wall, then fled despite being hit with a Taser several...

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Blood Drive:1-6 p.m., First Baptist Church, Brookside Drive, Danville. Friends of the Bloomsburg Public Library Book...
• Actress Willa Holland, 27. • Actor Jacob Anderson, 28. • Actress Renee Olstead, 29. • Country singer Blake...
1940: During World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill urged his countrymen to conduct themselves in a...
Woman strangles bobcat HARTWELL, Ga. (AP) — A 46-year-old woman strangled a rabid bobcat after the animal attacked her...
Woman dies in blaze HARRISBURG (AP) — Authorities say a house fire in the state’s capital city claimed the life of a...
TREASURE HUNT: 03-06-14-16-19 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-3, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-8-8, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-9-...


 
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When town officials announced last summer they wouldn’t be funding the Independence Day celebration at Town Park this...
Owner is as baffled as other witnesses after storm leveled nearby buildings
WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A temporary flower tent survived 130 mph winds that destroyed nearby commercial buildings and...
DALMATIA — A kayaker paddling the Susquehanna River Saturday discovered the body of a dead man lodged in debris on...


 
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Had passion for movies, music, writing
Connor Joseph Bell, 25, of Lewisburg passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018, at University Medical Center, New Orleans, La...
Avid outdoorsman and storyteller
David “Dave, Davey, Mugsy, Bruno” Lee Burger passed away June 16, 2018, in Geisinger Danville. He would have turned 63...
Local family members survive WWII veteran
Frederick S. Hanley, 95, a resident of Montgomery, went to his heavenly home and is now at peace on Saturday, June 16,...
COOPER TWP. — The PSPCA shelter here will celebrate its history of rescuing horses by hosting Help a Horse Day,...
Hey, readers, in case you missed the latest Sachetti attempt to bash public education, take a look at the editorial of...
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on wheels here will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church this week. TODAY:...
Madilyn A. Martin Thomas W. Martin Jr. and Rebecca Rambo, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Madilyn Ann, born...
LISBON, N.Y. (AP) — A 7-year-old Amish boy injured when a pickup truck crashed into his buggy on an upstate New York...


 
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‘Supergirl” actress Melissa Benoist is flying high these days. Her CW show has been renewed for a fourth season, and...
HARRISBURG (AP) — After the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s Democratic majority threw out the Republican-drawn map of...
DANVILLE — The story of Elizabeth Thorne, caretaker of the Evergreen Cemetery in Gettysburg during the Civil War, will...
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‘As president, I, Donald J. Trump, in order to end once and for all this ridiculous witch hunt of a Russian...
Still a ways to go
The Republican majority in the Pennsylvania Senate did something brilliant last week. Hard to believe, right? But it’s...


 
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Q. I’d like to know more about Raynaud’s syndrome. I have been suffering from this for several years now, but my doctor...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Fifteen years ago, I had a successful brachytherapy treatment for prostate cancer. Subsequent annual...


 
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“It was hot yesterday and will be again today, but the heat won’t be severe enough or last long enough to become a heat...
WASHINGTON (AP) —First lady Melania Trump “hates” to see families separated at the border and hopes “both sides of the...
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A welcome dose of rain spawned by a hurricane that churned through the Pacific has given a boost...
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No. 1 team in world falls in World Cup shocker
MOSCOW — Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard to get out of the group stage lately, and Germany is...
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course. One year after Koepka overpowered the...
The whiners went home early, beaten down by Shinnecock Hills and the USGA’s clumsy efforts to turn the venerable golf...
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MILWAUKEE — Maikel Franco homered and drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies held off Milwaukee’s ninth-...
NEW YORK — Wilmer Font held the high-scoring Yankees in check in the latest Tampa Bay game “started” by a reliever, and...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 46 21.687 — — 7-3 L-1 26-11 20-10 Boston 49 24.671 — — 6-4 W...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Jonathan Lucroy hit an RBI single off the center-field wall in the 11th inning and Oakland capped its...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a dominant 10-0...
SEATTLE — Rafael Devers, Jackie Bradley Jr., and Xander Bogaerts all homered and Boston routed Seattle. Devers’ 11th...
ATLANTA — Julio Teheran pitched six no-hit innings before being pulled from his first start since coming off the...
PHOENIX — Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning, and New York...
PITTSBURGH — Eugenio Suarez homered in the second straight game and Joey Votto celebrated his 1,500th major league...
CHICAGO — Nicholas Castellanos homered and Blaine Hardy pitched one-run ball into the sixth, leading Detroit over...
BALTIMORE — Jace Peterson and Mark Trumbo homered and Baltimore snapped a nine-game losing streak. Baltimore also...
LOS ANGELES — Nick Hundley and Brandon Belt each hit two-run home runs and Chris Stratton pitched six solid innings to...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Jose Trevino blooped a two-run single, capping a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning...
TORONTO — Teoscar Hernandez and Yangervis Solarte broke a tie with back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning, Randal...
CLEVELAND — Shane Bieber pitched one-run ball into the sixth inning in his first major league win, helping Cleveland...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Mariners 1, Red Sox 0 Boston 000 000 000—0 2 1 Seattle 001 000 00x—1 6 0 Wright, Workman (8) and...
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ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia — Brazil joined the list of big teams struggling to win their opening matches at the World Cup in...
Donte DiVincenzo’s plan was to come out and test the NBA draft waters this spring, with the expectation that he would...
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. —Curtis Strange stood by the 18th green at Shinnecock Hills, working for the TV broadcast and ready...
U.S. Open Final Brooks Koepka 75-66-72-68-281 +1 Tommy Fleetwood 75-66-78-63—282 +2 Dustin Johnson 69-67-77-70—...
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June 18, 1988 • Catawissa’s Rick Morris earns his second straight win in Super Eliminator competition at Numidia...
World Cup FIRST ROUND GROUP A W T L GF GA Pts Russia 1 0 0 5 0 3 Uruguay 1 0 0 1 0 3 Egypt 0 0 1 0 1 0 Saudi...
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Returned OF Eric Filia to Seattle. CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Sent OF Leury...
Arnold’s WEDNESDAY’S MEN’S LEAGUE Pts. Crisman/Crisman 77.5 Hummer/McCollom 77 Shaffer/Barnes 76 Seely/...
DANVILLE — Andrew Haupt hit a two-out double to drive in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh to lead...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 2 p.m. ESPN — NCAA College World Series, Game 5, Washington vs. Oregon St., at Omaha, Neb. 7 p.m....
Today SOFTBALL Little League Major Division at Echo Field, Danville Danville vs. Mifflinburg........ 5:30 p.m....
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League St. Louis -108/-102 at Philadelphia Milwaukee -130/+120 at Pittsburgh...
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Bloom needs a new Mayor that will hold Martz accountable. Yes, Davis had the right idea, you answer to all elected...
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... daughter of Craig and Jan Fox, Bloomsburg, turned 7 on June 12. Grandparents are James and Velma Burrows and Barb...
... daughter of Janelle Burcicki and David Leighow, Danville, turns 2 today. Grandparents are Sharon Frey, Danville;...
... daughter of Matthew and Karen Fenstemaker, Berwick, will turn 10 on Tuesday. She is the granddaughter of Anne and...
... daughter of Brad and Amanda Jones, Berwick, will turn 4 Tuesday. Grandparents are Brenda and Will Schrader, Richard...
... son of Jamie and Coty Lenches, Danville, is 7 today. Grandparents are Clay and Barb Koser and Tom and Vickie Deater...
... son of Hope and Jonathan Hand, Danville, turned 9 on June 7. Grandparents are Gloria and Gary Woolcock, Millville,...
... daughter of Dr. Matthew Varonka and Kimberly Hughey, Edmond, Oklahoma, is 5 years old today. She is the...
... son of Frank Weaver and Scarlet Shoup, Danville, turned 6 on June 12. Grandparents are Ralph and Charlene Shoup,...
... daughter of Brett and Tesa Sponenberg, Bloomsburg, will be 1 year old Wednesday. Grandparents are Bob and Francie...
... son of Ryan and Danielle Parker, Berwick, will turn 2 Wednesday. Grandparents are Doug and Patti Evans, Bloomsburg...
... son of Larry and Jennifer Mensinger, Stillwater, will turn 2 Wednesday. Grandparents are Sharon and Robert Allen,...
... son of Amanda DeWald and Mike Temple, Bloomsburg, turned 9 Sunday. Grandparents are Fred DeWald and Debbie DeWald,...
... daughter of Nick and Amy Karnes, Bloomsburg, turned 10 on June 9. Grandparents are Donald and Kathy Bowman,...
... daughter of Nick and Amy Karnes, Bloomsburg, turned 1 on June 12. Grandparents are Donald and Kathy Bowman,...
... son of Jess and Kevin Harry, Bloomsburg, will turn 4 on Wednesday. Grandparents are Doug and Cindy Shuman,...
... daughter of Jamie Powers and Steve Powers, turned 12 on Sunday. Grandparents are Dawn and Craig Young, Bloomsburg....
... son of Jana Romig, Bloomsburg, and Brian Wright, Catawissa, will turn 10 Tuesday. Grandparents are Rod Romig,...
...daughter of Shawn and Becca Evans, will turn 12 on Friday. Grandparents are Luke and Kathy Black and Dewey and Deb...
... daughter of Suzet and William Martin, Catawissa, is 10 years old. Grandparents are Mary and Dale Leighow, Catawissa...
... son of Adam and Kelly Fensch, Bloomsburg, turned 10 on June 16. Grandparents are Dale and Kay Martenas, Bloomsburg...
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been happily married for two years. We both want biological children later, when the...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are frank and truthful. You also are a cautious risk-taker. For you, this year is a time of...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay-Z and Beyonce are keeping up a family tradition, dropping a surprise album before anyone knew it...