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FALLSINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Officials at a Pennsylvania school district say a single-digit tax rate typo created a nearly $900,000 deficit for the school district. The Philadelphia Inquirer... READ MORE »

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious lines, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show "either a... READ MORE »

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to cancel a visit to Denmark next month after the prime minister described his plan to buy Greenland as "absurd" took the... READ MORE »

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Danville man allegedly tried to sell antique toys lifted from late neighbor
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man broke into his next-door neighbor’s house after her death and stole four antique stuffed...
Officials: Many in Danville fail to post current numbers
DANVILLE — Two years after Montour County changed its addressing system, more than a third of the houses on some...
Man and two women taken into custody, accused of drug conspiracy charges
BERWICK — A man and two women were busted on drug conspiracy charges after Berwick police raided a trailer on North...
Agency biologists urge voluntary halt, say ending practice would slow spread of wildlife diseases
HARRISBURG (AP) — A committee of Pennsylvania Game Commission staff has recommended a statewide ban on feeding white-...
He was accused of breaking into ex’s Danville home, stealing coins
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg resident with a history of “significant alcohol abuse” was ordered into DUI treatment...

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Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Preschool Storytime: 10 a...
1911: Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. (The painting was recovered two years...
• Actress Hayden Panettiere, 30. • Country singer Kacey Musgraves, 31. • Olympic gold medal sprinter Usain Bolt, 33...
Bus hijacker shot to death RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — On Tuesday, a man brandishing a fake gun took 37 hostages on a bus in...
• Catawissa borough is seeking two residents to be members of its Civil Service Commission. For more information, see...
Ex-professor gives up assets NORRISTOWN (AP) — A former Ivy League professor convicted in the bludgeoning death of his...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-6-17-19-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-1; WILD: 3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-9-9; WILD: 3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 8-9-8-...
 
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Local people were so generous in donating clothes to fire victims, the victims couldn’t wear it all, and Mayor Tim...
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is urging the passage of a law requiring gun owners to report stolen or lost firearms,...

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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Several law enforcement agencies rushed to the Sunoco parking lot here around 6:30 Tuesday night...
Retired from Bloomsburg Health Care Center
Shirley M. (Johnson) Koser, age 83, formerly of Bloomsburg, died at 5:45 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at Vintage Knolls...
Danville school custodian loved outdoors
Marvin J. Crossley, 72, of Sunbury, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Sunbury Hospital. He was born in Danville...
Mormon church leader accused of filming woman in dressing room
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Utah man who serves as a local leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is...
Public urination alleged in Bloom BLOOMSBURG — Town police cited 25-year-old Matthew T. Schaeffer for disorderly...
NEW YORK (AP) — A Lawyer for Harvey Weinstein, 67, has asked that the former movie mogul’s criminal trial be moved out...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Writers Guild of America filed claims Monday in federal court alleging the entertainment...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A young girl discovered something slithery at a New Jersey airport security checkpoint: a 15-inch-...
CONYNGHAM TWP. — State Police are requesting the public’s help in finding out how a bullet made its way through a...

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) —Democrats are still shaken by the 2010 tea party wave that netted Republicans six governors’...
Bloomsburg man ordered to have no contact with girls he allegedly abused
CATAWISSA — A Bloomsburg man accused of sexually assaulting three girls over a nine-year period sent his case on to...

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In response to the horrific mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton as well as the many that preceded them, lawmakers are...
He thought he was being funny. But “funny” ideas on the internet have a way of taking on a life of their own — and...
Any young person who plans to study marketing should take note of what Bloomsburg University has accomplished with its...
I recently attended a two-day training provided by the Camp Hill Police Department and the Pennsylvania National Guard...
Gallagher opens the morning paper and is dumbfounded to read in the obituary column that he had died. He quickly...
 
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NEW YORK (AP) — When Donald Trump assumed the presidency, conservative religious leaders drew up “wish lists’ of steps...
Pruning is one of the most fundamental tasks in gardening. Knowing when to trim is as essential as knowing how....
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania State Police is asking for donations of horses to support its mounted patrol unit. The...

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BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Hare Raisers 4-H Rabbit and Poultry Club held its rabbit achievement show on June 22 at...
Hampton clan to meet up Saturday BERWICK — The Hampton family reunion will be Saturday at Ber-Vaughn Park’s Upper...
Veterans seminar slated Aug. 29 BERWICK — Elmcroft of Berwick will host a presentation by Bridget Kingston, Director...
Reunion planners to meet Thursday BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School’s Class of 1970 will have a 50-year reunion...
WILLIAMSPORT — Here are local summer dean’s list students at Pennsylvania College of Technology: • Nicole...
 
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In the summer of 1985 the heat was at “St. Elmo’s Fire.” Soon, NBC will be on the hot seat. Deadline reports “Drop...
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married 30 years. He is my high school sweetheart and my best friend. We enjoy...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have scleroderma with Raynaud’s phenomenon, and friends and family members have told me that I might...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You attract success. You are imaginative, intuitive, confident and sociable. You are also fun-...

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“Today will be one of those summer days when most of us will have some rain. With a strong cold front slowly marching...
WASHINGTON — More women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially if they’ve...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Biological oceanographer Sonia Batten experienced her lightbulb moment on the perils of too...
MIAMI — She’s been called Jeffrey Epstein’s madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times...
 
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Archer presented Kiermaier with painting of catch
It was late in the 2015 season when Baltimore’s Manny Machado smoked a pitch from Tampa Bay’s Chris Archer into center...
Pitch counts on the mind in Little League
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — When Alan Bowden, manager of the Virginia Little League team, called time with one out left in the...
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates...
PITTSBURGH — Bud Dupree seemingly has the total package. A chiseled 6-foot-4 and 269-pounds, long and athletic with raw...
 
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CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber’s comeback has been sidetracked. The Cleveland Indians ace will be shut down for two weeks...
BOSTON — Aaron Nola pitched seven innings of four-hit ball to win for the sixth time in his last seven decisions,...
PITTSBURGH — Starling Marte hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in eighth inning, and Pittsburgh beat Washington. After...
CINCINNATI — Freddy Galvis hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning, and Aristides Aquino added an RBI...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Mike Trout matched the MLB lead with his career-best 42nd homer, Andrew Heaney had a career-high 14...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Rangers 8, Angels 7, 11 innings Los Angeles 520 000 000 00 — 7 13 1 Texas 100 130 020 01 — 8 14 1...
ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman homered twice and drove in four runs, Dallas Keuchel kept working out of trouble and Atlanta...
BALTIMORE — Hanser Alberto hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, and Baltimore ended an eight-game...
NEW YORK — Michael Conforto hit a tiebreaking homer moments after an embarrassing error by Cleveland Indians left...
 
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BERWICK — Berwick’s Ellie Kozak, Genevieve Johnson and Gianna Miller all earned victories in their respective...
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Aug. 21, 1989 • Dave Piavis delivers a first-inning, three-run home run to spark Nanticoke to a 6-3 triumph over...
Today GOLF High school Bloomsburg at Central...............2 p.m. Berwick at Wyoming Area.....3:30 p.m. TENNIS...
American League BATTING—LeMahieu, New York,.339; Brantley, Houston,.335; Devers, Boston,.332; Alberto, Baltimore,.319...
AURORA GAMES 7 p.m. ESPNU — Day 2: Women's Gymnastics, Albany, N.Y. ——————————————— GOLF 5 a.m. (Thursday) GOLF —...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Cincinnati -142/+132 San Diego Colorado -110/+100 at Arizona...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent OF Dwight Smith Jr. to Norfolk (IL) for a rehab assignment. BOSTON...
 
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BEREA, Ohio — Baker Mayfield’s mouth may have made any target on the brash quarterback or the Browns a little bigger...
FRISCO, Texas — The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on a $64 million, five-year contract extension with young linebacker...
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Star receiver Antonio Brown practiced in a certified helmet with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, two...
NEW ORLEANS — Drew Brees sees discussions about his arm strength and recent declining passing yardage as moot points....
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee has one starting spot up for grabs on the offensive line, and it’s at right guard. The...
 
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What’s our Berwick Council doing about the house at 1140 Ferris Ave. Four years a disabled truck sits in backyard,...
Execs worry about tariffs’ effects on consumers NEW YORK (AP) — Americans continue to shop, vacation and buy cars at a...
 
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