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Salem citizens object, but change kicks in without board vote

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Power plant worker won $2.49M retirement money on random buy

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Video that showed a white police officer shooting to death an unarmed black teenager was played for jurors as the former cop's criminal homicide trial got underway. A... READ MORE »

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COEBURN, Va. (AP) — Former coal miner John Robinson's bills for black lung treatments run $4,000 a month, but the federal fund he depends on to help cover them is being drained of money... READ MORE »

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Man allegedly grabbed wheel, meaning to kill himself, others
SCOTT TWP. — A front-seat passenger tried to kill himself and others in a car last week when he grabbed the steering...
Salem citizens object, but change kicks in without board vote
SALEM TWP. — Two supervisors here enabled the controversial expansion of an Agricultural Security Area when they...
Power plant worker won $2.49M retirement money on random buy
BERWICK — Standing at a podium in a Slippery Rock University hoodie and a baseball cap, Luther Coleman Jr. didn’t look...
Police seize 600 packets of powerful opioid, some meth
MIFFLINVILLE —Police seized a large amount of fentanyl and arrested two people staying at the Super 8 Motel here...
Official: Move would cut cost of expansion project
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Columbia Montour Vo-Tech officials may consider eliminating the ninth grade and operate a 10th-to...

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2004: Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide rallied against the U.S.-led war in Iraq on the first anniversary of...
• Comedian-actor Mikey Day, 39. • Actress Bianca Lawson, 40. • Actress-model-designer Kathy Ireland, 56. •...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Anthony Township Municipal Building, 1361 White Hall Road, Turbotville. NORTHWEST AREA...
Massacre not flagged online LONDON (AP) — Facebook says none of the 200 or so people who watched live video of the New...
• Conyngham Township, Luzerne County, has authorized borrowing $185,000. • Montec Self Storage at 375 S. Eaton St.,...
Jurors shown shooting video PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jurors on Tuesday saw a video recording of a white police officer...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-6-17-22-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-0; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-9-8; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-6-9-...
 
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Non-profits can learn new ways to get donations and work together during a free Smarter Giving session from 7 to 8:30 p...
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A driver escaped serious injury in a one-vehicle crash on Route 118 about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, State...

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Enjoyed casino and beach trips, family time
Marie E. (D’Alberto) Babula, 75, of Sugarloaf, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville...
Bison ranch owner enjoyed the outdoors
Donald Lee Jeffrey, 70, of Elysburg passed away Monday, March 18, 2019, at his residence due to a logging accident. He...
Kid magnet loved New York City, the beach
Lannah Marie-Christine Foust, 21, of Danville lost her battle with cystic fibrosis on Monday, March 18, 2019, in...
Friday services announced for Berwick native
Pauline (Pat) Karns, 76, of Bloomsburg died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at her home. Born Sept. 4, 1942, in Berwick, she...
Outdoorsman enjoyed hunting, mowing grass
Richard D. “Dick” Traver, 86, died early Saturday morning, March 16, 2019, at the Gardens at Orangeville, where he had...
Private services for 35-year GMC employee
Kathy E. Strouse, age 66, of 135 Fisher Court, Danville, died at 10:33 p.m. Sunday, March 17, 2019, at the Geisinger...
Stillwater man hurt in accident MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A Stillwater man suffered minor injuries when an SUV he was...
Press Enterprise staff WASHINGTONVILLE — Richard Towart, director of operations for a company that grows specialty...
Correct address for candidate Douglas J. Ombongi, who is running for both the Democratic and the Republican nomination...

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — An off-duty police officer who rescued a 5-year-old girl from a rabid coyote at a New York playground...
Bloomsburg woman ‘critical’
ELYSBURG — Two women were taken to Geisinger Medical Center, one with critical injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash...
LEWISBURG — The Aizuri Quartet will present a new project, “Intricate Machines,” Sunday, March 31, at 2 p.m. in the...
BERWICK — A driver escaped injury but was charged with speeding after a one-car crash early Sunday on North Market...

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I am responding to “Town OKs BU anti-booze plan” (March 17). Why does BU need to apply for a $20,000 grant from...
EDITOR’S NOTE: An excerpt from John Baer’s most recent column at philly.com Pennsylvania’s legislature is changing....
Thirteen candidates are running for the Southern Columbia Area School Board in this spring’s primary election. Sounds...
What’s in a name? This question is at the core of the recently publicized scandal involving college admissions bribery...
Three surgeons are discussing who makes the best patients to operate on. The first says, “Electricians are the best,...
“Maybe it’s time to change it,” he said. “I’m tired of hearing about it.” Sen. Howard Anderson A retired pharmacist...
 
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Ford Motor Co. said Tuesday it will shift 550 jobs to its Kentucky Truck Plant to boost production of its Expedition...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Top U.S. trade and economic officials will visit China late next week for another round of...

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Residency SCRANTON — Connor P. McDonald of Benton, a fourth-year medical student at Geisinger Commonwealth School of...
Conservationists to meet Thursday NUMIDIA— The Roaring Creek Valley Conservation Association will hold its March 21...
Ralpho Bridge Club supports library ELYSBURG — A charity game was held March 12 for the Ralpho Township Public Library...
 
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BERWICK — School directors here say they’d like to see the Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech School be expanded, though not to...
03/12 Shickshinny Women about the chief and his wife. Please explain how the homeowners are hurting and suffering ?...

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“Late last week I indicated we would have a spell of dry conditions. Today will be mostly sunny with high temperatures...
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Los Angeles star set to sign for $432 million, 12 years
Mike Trout is about to cash in. Big time. Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are close to finalizing a $432 million, 12...
Veteran was frustrated by video gaming in locker room
The Philadelphia Phillies sure look like one of the teams to beat when you think about which ones have a chance to make...
Vermont’s Lamb among those to watch from one-bid wonders
Vermont’s Anthony Lamb is among several players from one-bid conferences capable of leading their teams to major upsets...
Steve Blass spent his boyhood afternoons in Connecticut flinging a rubber ball against the side of a half-barn,...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ben Simmons scored 28 points, JJ Redick had 27 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists and the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB x-Toronto 50 21.704 — x-Philadelphia 46 25.648 4 Boston 43 28.606 7...
PITTSBURGH — Now it’s Mark Barron’s turn to try and replace Ryan Shazier. The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Barron to a...
PHILADELPHIA — Brendan Gallagher, Shea Weber and Max Domi scored goals, Carey Price stopped 32 shots and the Montreal...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA z-Tampa Bay 73 56 13 4 116 287 191 Boston 73 44 20 9 97...
DAYTON, Ohio — Darnell Edge scored a career-high 33 points, and Fairleigh Dickinson rallied to win its first ever NCAA...
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March 20, 1989 • John Williams becomes the first member of the Bloomsburg Area YMCA Barracudas to ever win a state...
Today TENNIS High school boys Berwick at GAR..........................4 p.m. Mifflinburg at Bloomsburg.........4 p....
BASEBALL Major League Baseball MLB — Named Bill Bavasi director operations for the Arizona Fall League. American...
SHIPPENSBURG —Bloomsburg University’s Angela DiPasquale came up with 12 saves and the Huskies forced 25 turnovers in...
BOWLING 8 p.m. FS1 — PBA Bowling: WSOB PBA, Scorpion Championship, Allen Park, Mich. ——————————————— COLLEGE...
March 20-21 — Opening series, Seattle vs. Oakland at Tokyo. March 28 — Opening day for other teams, active rosters...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Cleveland OFF OFF Milwaukee at Orlando 6½ 225 New Orleans at Philadelphia 3 226...
GP G A PTS Nikita Kucherov, TB 73 35 82 117 Connor McDavid, EDM 68 36 69 105 Patrick Kane, CHI 71 41 60 101 Sidney...
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DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife’s doctor wants her to start Prolia shots for bone density, but the reviews I have been reading...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You have a wonderful imagination. You are also brave, outgoing and sensitive. Congratulations...
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It’s only Wednesday, but you’re already having a better week than Shane Dawson. The YouTube star is redefining the...
DEAR ABBY: I have been married to my husband for four years, and before that, I knew him for about a year. At the...
MIDDLEBURG — A Berwick man, one of two accused of robbing and pistol whipping the owner of a coin shop in Snyder County...
SCOTT TWP. — A Berwick woman had traces of marijuana and Oxycodone in her system when stopped along Lightstreet Road...

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