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Erik Gensel, left, and Joe Mainzer, employees of 84 Lumber in South Centre Township, walk back into the lumberyard to remove some orders for the day that were scheduled for pickup on Wednesday.
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Erik Gensel, left, and Joe Mainzer, employees of 84 Lumber in South Centre Township, walk back into the lumberyard to remove some orders for the day that were scheduled for pickup on Wednesday.

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Tab in Conyngham Township may rise
LOCUSTDALE — Ousted Conyngham Township Secretary Linda Tarlecki cut herself taxpayer-funded checks totaling more than $...
South Centre, Scott townships suffer unusual flooding
LIME RIDGE — The heavy rains Tuesday falling on already saturated fields overwhelmed drainage systems near here,...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Area School District saw its athletic fields swamped as the Susquehanna River crested here...
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man facing charges in a violent armed robbery last fall has pleaded guilty in a shoplifting...
Homeless man allegedly pushed and stole from ex, fled police
BERWICK — A homeless man pushed his ex-girlfriend to the ground and stole her eyeglasses and $200, police said. The...

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Bridge design flaws eyed GENOA, Italy (AP) — As more bodies were pulled Wednesday from a mountain of jagged concrete...
• Montour Township has canceled a supervisors’ meeting scheduled for Thursday, due to flooding. • Suez Water...
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RUPERT — A motorcyclist from South Dakota who wrecked his Harley-Davidson Electra Glide in front of Montour Township’s...
Conyngham Township in southern Columbia County may soon have local police protection for the first time since 2014....
Lawsuits filed in Bloomsburg BLOOMSBURG — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District...


 
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Berwick native started school class reunions
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Daryl Weathers remembers trying to pull men from the sea off Alaska’s Aleutian Islands after a...
Former Bloom tavern owner loved traveling
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Ohio woman was native of Lime Ridge
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Spaghetti dinner not until October BERWICK — The Elks Lodge spaghetti dinner in support of Ber-Vaughn Pool is set for...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Fancy a tarantula taco for a cool $27? Not so fast, Mexican authorities say. A Mexico City market...


 
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“Yesterday’s partly sunny, warm, humid and dry conditions will continue for much — if not all — of today. There will be...


 
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BLOOMSBURG — Two men were locked up early Wednesday on charges stemming from separate violent assaults on women, police...
BERWICK — A Berwick man who continuously sent messages to a woman even though she requested him to stop was charged...
BLOOMSBURG — The following landlord-tenant complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell L. Lawton...
LEWISBURG — Banda Magda will offer a blend of French pop, Latin and jazz music Thursday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. outside on...
WILLIAMSPORT — Lycoming College’s Clean Water Institute will host author and photographer Tim Palmer for a talk on his...


 
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WASHINGTONVILLE — The Montour Preserve is currently closed, with trails washed out and a lake that’s “dangerously high...
BENTON – The Benton Lions Club will be setting up in the Benton United Methodist Church parking lot at 350 Main St. to...
DANVILLE — A man wrote a bad check last year for $550, and now he faces criminal charges, police said. Justin L....
Lawsuits filed at Danville court DANVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District...
COUGAR, Wash. (AP) —An Ohio man who was missing on Mount St. Helens was found Wednesday on a flank of the peak nearly a...
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Here are some cancellations caused by the wet weather and flooding: • Due to conditions on the Susquehanna River, the...
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He’s “Forever Young.” Sir Rod Stewart, 73, has enjoyed an enviable five decades in music. “I never take it for...
WASHINGTON (AP) —By ratcheting up U.S. interest rates, the Federal Reserve has — unintentionally — led investors to...
Accident closes Route 15 for days WINFIELD — Route 15 near here could be closed for a few days following what PennDOT...
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Former Harrisburg leader notified officials of allegations against two now-dead priests
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana bishop who handled two cases of alleged priest sexual abuse during his previous post...
HARRISBURG (AP) —A grand jury report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania says church...
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Team from Kawaguchi not burdened by 2006
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — People in the Japanese city of Kawaguchi have long memories. They still recall the last time a...
Maryland’s interim coach stresses players are priority
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Rudolph, Dobbs to get all the playing time vs. Packers
LATROBE — The Pittsburgh Steelers plan to get a closer look at their two most recent draft picks at quarterback....
PITTSBURGH — Kenny Pickett never doubted he’d be here. Not as a scrawny 130-pound freshman quarterback growing up in...
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OAKLAND, Calif. — Robinson Cano is back in the major leagues with the Seattle Mariners after serving an 80-game drug...
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