January 20th, 2013 Edition

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter Friday for the stabbing death of his friend, escaping much...

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University coed was violently raped in her dorm room this week by a fellow student, according to charges....

SCOTT TWP. — Drivers of electric automobiles can now recharge while they sleep or eat at the Inn at Turkey Hill and its brewpub here. New...

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student seen doing pushups in the street while dozens of vehicles drove by him was cited and faces a $...

BUCKHORN — A Bloomsburg man and woman used a fake barcode sticker to ring up a $130 blender at Wal-Mart for 50 cents, then immediately...

BLOOMSBURG — A woman with a theft record is now accused of pocketing $200 while working at the cash register at Dunkin’ Donuts here....

1898: The Supreme Court, in United States v. Wong Kim Ark, ruled that a child born in the United States to Chinese immigrants was a U.S....

Columbia County Traveling Library Used Book Sale: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 702 Sawmill Road, Scott Township. Indoor Yard Sale: 8 a.m., Espy Fire...

• The report for 2014 by the Beaver Township auditors can be found in today’s Public Notices. • Berwick Area Joint Sewer Authority is...

• Singer Lady Gaga, 29. • Actor Vince Vaughn, 45. • Country singer Reba McEntire, 60. • Actress Dianne Wiest, 69. • Actor Ken...

Guard fired for online rant VINELAND, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge says a school can fire a security guard for her Facebook post...

Cops: Robbers raped woman PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two teens robbed and raped a 19-year-old woman who was walking home from the gym, police...

TREASURE HUNT: 7-11-15-16-17 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-0-1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-2-4-1 MIDDAY PICK FIVE: 0-0-7-0-9...

Remember 1999 Berwick High grad and former WBRE anchor Kyla Campbell ? Campbell, an Emmy-nominated journalist, is now working for the Cox...

NESCOPECK — A Berwick woman in the midst of a sudden dizzy spell hit an oncoming car and a park bench before her sedan stopped in a briar...

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was drunk when he passed out on the front porch of a student apartment building in the 300 block of...

BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University students are facing fines of $100 plus costs for disorderly conduct in a Schuylkill Hall dorm room,...

WEST HEMLOCK TWP. — A $730,000 paving project on Route 642 between Hollow Road at the Columbia County line and Stine Road in Montour County...

WILKES-BARRE — A man convicted of strangling a pharmacist and his girlfriend was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole, after...

BUCKHORN — A woman and her boyfriend allegedly took about $424 of Blu-ray movies and $128 in over-the-counter medication from the Wal-Mart...

MONTOURSVILLE — Police say a 2-year-old boy found a handgun on a bed and shot himself in the leg while his mother and her boyfriend were...

• Jermiah C. Walter, 5C Meadowbrook Road, Valley Township, son of Richard T. Walter and Yvonne L. Dillinger, and Amber Rose Sharpe, same,...

MONTOUR TWP. — A 77-year-old township man was cited for firing a.22-caliber rifle from his backyard too close to people as shots went over...

MONTOUR TWP. — Renee Markle, 23, of Lot 12, 522 Montour Blvd., did not confine a pit bull-labrador mix to her property here and had no...

Here are local egg hunts and other Easter activities: Today • BERWICK — Egg Hunt, 11 a.m., for children up to sixth grade, Ber-Vaughn...

BLOOMSBURG — Streater Field will reopen to the public today, just in time for the spring soccer season. Bloomsburg midget football...

BLOOMSBURG — A town man sold heroin three times to an informant here in recent weeks, including at a downtown bar where the suspect had...

BLOOMSBURG — Here are Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital volunteers for the week of March 29: SUNDAY — Gift shop: Open 12-3 p.m., Dorene...

Margaret (Laski) Ladonis, 100, of 1925 N. Market St., Berwick, and more recently a resident of Butler Valley Manor, Drums, died Thursday,...

ROME (AP) — Italy’s highest court on Friday overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 slaying...

Donald L. Erlston, age 71, of 24 Cooper St., Danville, died at 5:31 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville....

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man had robbery and assault charges dropped against him this week after prosecutors told a judge the alleged victim...

MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man who drifted his vehicle into the passing lane and onto the shoulder of Route 54 was drunk, police say....

HARRISBURG (AP) — Six people were ordered to pay more than $23,000 in fines and costs stemming from a three-month deer poaching spree....

PASADENA, Calif. —There’s a mystery to cancer, in large part because of fear. PBS tries to unravel it in the six-hour documentary “Cancer:...

LONG BEACH, Calif. — A woman police say concocted a plot to kill mothers and steal their babies to pass off as her own calls herself a...

LOS ANGELES (AP) —Craig T. Nelson is getting back in the coaching game for NBC. The network ordered 13 episodes of a sequel to the 1989-...

NEW YORK (AP) — Felicity Jones laughs and says “absolutely” when asked if she’s coming up with various ways to say she can’t talk about her...

“Eventually, the ice and snow still covering much of Canada will melt, and the weather will warm up in Pennsylvania. But don’t count on...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 4-year-old girl grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in...

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points, reserve Anton Gill keyed a late-game surge, and Louisville beat North Carolina State,...

HOUSTON — Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away...

SAN FRANCISCO — Whether it’s steroid testing, all those power arms in the bullpen or a lower strike zone, baseballs just aren’t flying out...

SAN ANTONIO — Jimmy Walker enjoyed a neighborly stroll at TPC San Antonio after a 35-minute drive from his suburban home. Walker shot a 5...

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — There’s been lot of talk about tires in the NASCAR garage the past few weeks, or longer, and lots of theories about...

PHILADELPHIA — Chris Paul scored 25 points, DeAndre Jordan had 17 points and 20 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 119-98...

EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB y-Toronto 43 30.589 — Boston 31 40.437 11 Brooklyn 31 40.437 11 Philadelphia 18...

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —Tennessee fired men’s basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though athletic director Dave Hart says the...

LOS ANGELES — Arizona guard Gabe York remembers having the ball in his hands, taking a couple of dribbles and failing to get a shot off...

CLEVELAND — Beware, Kentucky. That little leprechaun looms. The pristine season, the presumed NCAA championship, the aura of...

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: “I never knowingly took any steroids.” And this, too: “I deserve to be in the...

FALL RIVER, Mass. —Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez and his fiancee traded expressionless glances Friday as she took the...

benton • HEAD COACH: Greg Fritz, fourth season • CAREER RECORD: 8-52 • ASSISTANTS: Kris Letteer, Jay Steinruck, Chris Mitchell •...

March 28, 1985 • Sophomore Bob Groshek rips a bases-loaded, two-run single as Central Columbia rallies for an 8-4 win over Freeland....

NCAA TOURNAMENT FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Cleveland Kentucky 11 136 Notre Dame At Los Angeles Arizona 1½ 133½ Wisconsin...

Today BASEBALL High school St. John Neumann at Vo-Tech.......noon College Bloomsburg at West Chester.......1 p.m. SOFTBALL...

BLOOMSBURG — Joe Kurelja won at No. 1 singles for Bloomsburg, but it wasn’t enough as the Panthers fell 3-2 to Cowanesque Valley in high...

AUTO RACING 10 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for STP 500, at Martinsville, Va. 11 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Truck Series, pole...

Midway Lanes TUESDAY MATCH POINT LEAGUE Week 30 W L Andrew/Todd 84 10 Bri/Jason 101 4 Ron/Chris 102 14 Cam/Ashley 146 114...

BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned RHP Danny Salazar to Columbus (IL). DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned RHP Buck Farmer...

LOS ANGELES — It’s a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries and Las Vegas with seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host. “...

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Comedian Tommy Chong and Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero are among those expected to address the crowd at an annual pro-...

PITTSBURGH — A man wanted for violating his probation after he was convicted of holding hostages by pretending to have a bomb at a bank in...

DEAR ABBY: I am a 14-year-old girl, and my friend “Leah” is out of control. She has been going down the wrong path since sixth grade. She...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off Alaska, or risk a...

IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are an independent person who has amazing focus for whatever you do. Your friends are loyal to you because you...

NEW YORK — The Clintons are going back to the White House this spring —onstage, that is. “Clinton the Musical,” the brainchild of two...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than time-warp thousands of...

TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:10 a.m. Saturday, March 28, Gary Bowman...

Cross Walk slated in Millville MILLVILLE — The Millville Area Churches Cross Walk will be held Good Friday, April 3. Participants will...

PHOENIX, Ore. (AP) — Brian McMillan opened an industrial-size chest freezer revealing hunks of meat piled inside. “That will last a...

SEATTLE — Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or...

When I was growing up, my family celebrated both Jewish and Christian holidays. And one of my favorites was Passover. Perhaps it was the...

(Salt lake City first responders heard Mystery Voice before rescuing Toddler from River) We heard a Woman’s voice saying ‘Help Me, we’re in...

ROSE: Talk about lucky: The four people who got dumped last Saturday in Bloomsburg when the floor of the porch they were standing on...

“I believe in you. I believe in the power of millions of courageous conservatives rising up to reignite the promise of America. And that is...

Because the facts of this matter are so astounding, let’s make sure we have this straight. President Barack Obama is attempting to deny...

The field of health care is constantly undergoing change, brought on by scientific breakthroughs, technological advancements, government...

It dawned on Thomas Edison that sunshine could drive both his inventions and his friend Henry Ford’s horseless carriages. “I’d put my...