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Developer says site sale will drive business in Buckhorn, including mall

Front PageDanville townhouse project progresses

DANVILLE — A 10-unit townhouse development near Franklin and Alton...

Front PageFarm redefines ‘cow chips’

Area dairy operation on cutting edge wins national recogition

Front PagePolice: Driver called ‘Stoner’ faces charges

SCOTT TWP. — When Scott Township police stopped a Bloomsburg man for...

Front PageTot’s killer gets up to 37 years

Family confronts Florida native who beat girl in Berwick

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Developer says site sale will drive business in Buckhorn, including mall
HEMLOCK TWP. — Geisinger bought 72.5 acres northeast of the Columbia Mall from developer Cristian Foust for $17 million...
DANVILLE — A 10-unit townhouse development near Franklin and Alton streets is a step closer to construction. The...
Area dairy operation on cutting edge wins national recogition
RUSH TWP. —When it comes to cow care at Zimmerman’s Dairy Farm on Orchard Road — there’s an app for that. Merle...
SCOTT TWP. — When Scott Township police stopped a Bloomsburg man for an expired registration on Oct. 16, officers said...
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Craft Show: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Red Brick Chapel, former Beach Haven UMC, 145 Main St., Berwick (Beach Haven). Food...
1942: President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered the dismantling of the Works Progress Administration, created to provide...
• Actor Orlando Brown, 34. • Country singer Lila McCann, 40. • Actor-model Tyra Banks, 48. • Actor-comedian Fred...
Parents charged in shooting PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — On Friday, a prosecutor filed involuntary manslaughter charges...
•Bloomsburg has two vacancies on the Municipal Authority, one on the Zoning Hearing Board (plus an alternative), one on...
Omicron case is confirmed PHILADELPHIA (AP) — On Friday, health officials reported a man in his 30s from Philadelphia...
TREASURE HUNT: 13-16-20-23-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-8; WILD: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-6-3; WILD: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-1-...
 
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Pennsylvania reported 10,127 new cases of coronavirus Friday — the state’s highest single-day total in nearly 11 months...
Charlene, 25, is a single mom doing the best she can for her 4-year-old daughter. A few months ago, the Danville woman...
BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. • A...
 
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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Film Critics Circle on Friday named “Drive My Car,” Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s intimate three-...
Army veteran was Coal Twp. corrections officer
First Sergeant Rodney A. Steves, 78, a proud veteran of the United States Army, passed away Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at...
Avid camper enjoyed winters in Florida
Gerald J. “Jerry” Hunsinger, 84, of Levittown and formerly of Jonestown, died Thursday afternoon, Dec. 2, 2021, at his...
Community volunteer was dedicated to family
Gail M. Thompson, 69, of Picture Rocks died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Sept...
NEW YORK (AP) — A green, folding massage table used by financier Jeffrey Epstein was brought into a Manhattan courtroom...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Carole Nan Foster, 81, of Berwick died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, at her home with her husband at her side. A complete...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Leroy G. Craig, 68, of Bloomsburg passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at his Hemlock Township home. A complete...
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana prison inmate serving a 100-year sentence for killing his wife in 1983 has confessed to...
Crimi sentence up to 40 years Michael A. Crimi was given an additional 1 to 3 years in prison for child endangerment...
BERWICK — Bloomsburg businesses were awarded judgments in the court of District Judge Richard W. Knecht, court records...
 
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BERWICK — District Judge Richard W. Knecht ordered the following to pay Susquehanna Surgery Center Inc., 6850 Lows...
VALLEY TWP. — A Philadelphia man took a sledge hammer to a Red Roof Inn room window then to his girlfriend’s windshield...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —America’s unemployment rate tumbled last month to its lowest point since the pandemic struck, even as...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders is asking the White House to cut back a big Medicare premium hike to take effect...
DEAR ABBY: For years, I’ve heard about what and where a woman “should” be in her life once she turns the big 3-0. She...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You’re truly a dynamic individual. You don’t hesitate to throw yourself into new things or new...
DETROIT (AP) — Honda is recalling nearly 725,000 SUVs and pickups because the hoods can open while the vehicles are...
 
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MIFFLINVILLE — Mifflinville United Methodist Church, Fourth and Market streets, will hold a Blue Christmas service on...
BLOOMSBURG — Good Shepherd United Methodist Church will be selling several kinds of fresh nuts for the holidays today...
BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church is hosting Candy Cane Lane, a free children’s Christmas party, on Saturday Dec. 11, from...
MIDDLEBURG — Beavertown God’s Missionary Church will present its annual Christmas program on Sunday, Dec. 12, at 4:30 p...
 
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BLOOMSBURG — For the 37th year, readers throughout Columbia, Montour and adjacent counties are showing great generosity...
BERWICK — A Berwick woman is accused of failing to properly vaccinate her 3-month-old mastiff-mix against rabies or...
 
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This message is for the Columbia County Commissioners. What you do with this Covid money is disgraceful. This money is...
 
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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A computer Josh Duggar used at work contained child pornography behind a partition allowing...
“The quiet weather we enjoyed all of November has continued into December. You can expect a decent weekend. A modified...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Alec Baldwin said he feels incredible sadness and regret over the Oct. 21 shooting that killed a...
WASHINGTON (AP) —More than 6% of the Air National Guard and Reserve did not meet the deadline to get the COVID-19...
 
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Tigers roll over Bulldogs to reach 20th state final
For the Press Enterprise LEHIGHTON — Southern Columbia’s Gavin Garcia returned an interception 102 yards for a...
NEW YORK — When baseball players agreed a decade ago to restraints on signing bonuses for draft picks, then-union head...
Over the past 100 years, around 110 people have owned controlling portions of NFL teams. Of that select group, all but...
 
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DALLAS — Greg Sankey recalls a toast former Southeastern Conference Commissioner Roy Kramer gave at a gathering in 2015...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Brooklyn 16 6.727 — Boston 12 10.545 4 Philadelphia 12 11.522 4½...
ATLANTA — Joel Embiid scored 28 points, including a jumper with 42 seconds remaining that gave Philadelphia its first...
NEW YORK — Christian Braun had a career-high 31 points, Ochai Agbaji scored 23 and No. 8 Kansas emphatically turned...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Florida 23 16 4 3 35 89 64 Toronto 24 17 6 1 35 74 52...
NEW YORK — Ryan Strome scored in the first period, and Igor Shesterkin and Alexander Georgiev combined for a 28-save...
 
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Dec. 4
Dec. 4, 1991 • Matt Markle scores 20 second-half points and Shippensburg hits 11 three-pointers during an 81-70 win...
AUTO RACING 8:55 a.m. ESPN2 — Formula 1: Practice 3, Jeddah Corniche Circuit, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 11:55 a.m....
College Basketball FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at UMass 3 151½ Harvard at Indiana 10½ 142½ Nebraska at Miamia 1 140½...
Class 1A Semifinal Bishop Guilfoyle 20, Canton 7 Redbank Valley 23, Bishop Canevin 14 Class 2A Semifinal Serra...
BLOOMSBURG — Dejah Terrell scored on a fastbreak with two seconds left in overtime but missed the game-tying free...
 
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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets’ defense was at rock bottom a month ago. Indianapolis had just run through,...
AP Sports Columnist ATLANTA — Baseball’s last labor dispute was devastating, but the comeback had two big things...
Aaron Rodgers flaunts the NFL/NFLPA coronavirus protocols and gets a fine that barely shows up in his paycheck....
NASSAU, Bahamas — This holiday event in the Bahamas is taking on a little more meaning for Bryson DeChambeau seeking a...
 
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When one of the greats in any field of endeavor passes away, it’s only natural to focus much of our attention on the...
THORN: This thorn isn’t for Southern Columbia in particular, although it’s the first local school district to announce...
Recently, good news came to Columbia County. Considering how rare good news is these days, it should have been...
America’s two-fold original sin began when the “White plague,” our European ancestors, first set foot on the North...
Families in Michigan will set an empty place at the table this holiday season in the wake of the mass shooting at...
 
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TURBOTVILLE — Here are Warrior Run High School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors...
BERWICK — A Berwick woman owes $130 after pleading guilty to letting her dog run loose in Briar Creek Township, court...
 
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NEW YORK — The pandemic, politics, pervasive anxiety over the climate and the economy. Did 2021 leave us any time to...
 
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