Stories from Sunday, September 16, 2018

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Campus groups to help target litter through new Adopt-a-Street project
BLOOMSBURG — Led by the cleanup efforts of one woman, Bloomsburg University is launching a pilot program to help rid...
Council says strict Salem rules are pushing its big vehicles to borough
Berwick Council members say strict rules in neighboring Salem Township are driving residents there to park campers,...
Bloom man, 23, a grad of Vo-Tech, in critical condition
BLOOMSBURG — A 23-year-old man is in critical condition after he crashed his motorcycle on his way to a wedding...
Berwick couple allegedly argued over suspicions of infidelity
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick area man is accused of punching his girlfriend in the face and pushing her down the stairs...
Suspect allegedly kicked officer in jaw, damaged police station
CATAWISSA — A woman readily admitted she had been shooting heroin all night and gave police permission to search her...

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• Rock singer-musician Nick Jonas (The Jonas Brothers), 26. • Comedian-actress Amy Poehler, 47. • Singer Marc...
1857: The song “Jingle Bells” by James Pierpont was copyrighted under its original title, “One Horse Open Sleigh.” (The...
Dog Park Grand Opening: 2-4 p.m., Salem Township building off Bomboy Lane; canceled if it rains. Preservers of the...
Typhoon rips Philippines TUGUEGARAO, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Mangkhut roared toward densely populated Hong Kong and...
Gag order sought in shooting PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking a gag order in the case of a western...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-7-9-13-19 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-0, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 8-8-8, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-2-5-7...
 
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It’s not just another hatchet job. Oscar nominee Chloe Sevigny wanted to frame Lizzie Borden’s life through a more...
PRIMOS (AP) — Police in suburban Philadelphia are searching for a female inmate who escaped custody. Authorities say...

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ALLENTOWN — Workers at Talen Energy have ratified a new five-year labor contract by a 349-237 vote, averting a possible...

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PennDOT workers and contractors are still repairing roads and bridges damaged by August’s flooding, and hope to have...
SHAMOKIN DAM — After last month’s beam collapse, work at the Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway site on Route 15 at...

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Hobbie 92-year-old lost home
HOBBIE — A neighbor who said he pulled a 92-year-old woman out of her burning house Friday believes she would have died...

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BLOOMSBURG — Reading’s glory days are preserved in a converted two-car garage on a hilltop overlooking Bloomsburg...
NORTHUMBERLAND — The Front Street portion of the $13.7 million Northumberland Road Reconstruction Project will not be...

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Benton carpenter bowled, played cards
Kenneth D. “Ken” Remley, 66, of Coal Township and formerly of Benton, died late Friday evening, Sept. 14, 2018, at the...
Newspaper claims state auditor spent little time at work
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) —Nebraska’s state auditor has acknowledged the accuracy of a newspaper report that he sometimes...
Millville woman took Ford Falcon to car shows
Darlene Beck, 60, of Millville went to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at the Geisinger Medical Center,...
Player calls police for basketball foul STERLING, Va. (AP) —A pickup basketball game turned serious when one player...
Berwick woman enjoyed camping, swimming
Marie K. Yorks, 36, of Berwick passed away Aug. 29, 2018, at her residence. She was born Nov. 17, 1981, a daughter of...
MIFFLIN TWP. — A contractor is scheduled to continue working on Interstate 80 eastbound here every night this week,...

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BERWICK — Bids for the renovation of two sports concession areas in the Berwick Area School District have been rejected...
SHAMOKIN DAM — A fixed-route transit system could be headed to the Susquehanna Valley, according to the Sunbury...

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“Get out and enjoy today. It will be partly sunny, warm and comfortable — a fine mid-September day. “Unfortunately,...
NEW DELHI (AP) — Police on Saturday were hunting for three men who allegedly drugged, kidnapped and raped a young woman...
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Dear Mr. Berko: Because of my husband’s business, we recently had to buy a life insurance policy on him, and we...
DANVILLE — Several Geisinger hospitals have been honored for their treatment of patients suffering heart attacks, a...
Dear Mr. Berko: I have an opportunity to buy a $250,000 half-unit in a multiunit art-related limited partnership. A...
DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in July at the Montour County Courthouse: Anthony Township • Darren M. and Beth A...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded during August at the Columbia County Courthouse: Benton • Ruby M....
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WILLIAMSPORT —UPMC Susquehanna has welcomed Muhammad Kashif, MD, to the Lung Center. Dr. Kashif received his medical...
LEWISBURG — Kathryn Giorgini, DO, has been named director at Palliative Medicine of Evangelical. She had been serving...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Jim Geraghty of National Review collapses the pocket as the Democrats try a Hail Mary to defeat a...
ROSE: Even in a cast, Sen. John Gordner did just fine kicking off the next round of improvements at his hometown YMCA...
A letter appeared in today’s edition (13 September 2018) which absolutely demands some sort of response. The letter is...
It is worthwhile to take a look at the manpower loading and financial aspects of our state government every so often....
The Pillsbury Doughboy died today in Minneapolis of a yeast infection and traumatic complications from repeated pokes...
“We don’t want one of the biggest awards at our school to be associated with ‘pretty’ or ‘popular’ stereotypes or to be...
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It must be a bore to be the photo editor, only having a photo of a dead squirrel to print. It would be nice to have the...

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On Sunday Sept 9, 2018, great front page article about one trailer park’s rules. I sure wish we had a code officer in...

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Newlyweds killed in crash HEATH TWP., Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a young husband and wife have died in a crash in...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) —Have you ever wanted to try making your own whiskey, but didn’t know where to start? (Besides,...

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2018 Kia Niro
This week, we’re reviewing the 2018 Kia Niro Touring Hybrid, a small wagon that the Korean manufacturer debuted in ’17...
: Greg, I really enjoy Collector Car Corner and would like to know more about Chrysler during the war years and also...
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Deflected corner kick for goal lifts Central past Bloomsburg
For the Press Enterprise SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Although it’s only mid-September, Bloomsburg and Central Columbia...
Huskies unable to score on final drive
ERIE — Bloomsburg University’s Alex Gooden scored on a 36-yard run with less than three minutes left in the first half...
McSorley’s 5 TDs help as Penn State pounds Kent State
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State coach James Franklin has some advice for young quarterbacks looking for study tips. Watch...
PITTSBURGH — A talented and mobile young quarterback tasked with taking over a playoff team from a veteran. Yeah,...
TAMPA, Fla. — Gerald McCoy is puzzled when he hears people question the ability of fellow NFL players, particularly...
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BOSTON — Pinch-hitter Brock Holt drove a tiebreaking double off the Green Monster on the first pitch after Jackie...
NEW YORK — Miguel Andujar’s drive sailed into the seats for a grand slam, the crowd went crazy. But a furious rally...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away z-Boston 102 47.685 — — 7-3 W-1 53-21 49-26 New York 91 57.615 10½ —...
BALTIMORE — Reynaldo Lopez was sharp over seven innings to continue his late-season surge and lift Chicago over...
CHICAGO — Jon Lester allowed two hits over seven innings with a season-high nine strikeouts, Willson Contreras hit a...
CLEVELAND — Unchallenged for months, Cleveland clinched its third straight AL Central title with a blowout of Detroit,...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Jake Bauers hit a three-run homer off Jeurys Familia in the eighth inning to help Tampa Bay set...
ATLANTA — Washington 19-year-old rookie Juan Soto become the youngest player to steal three bases in a game, had an RBI...
ST. LOUIS — Yasiel Puig homered three times and had a career-high seven RBIs, giving him five homers in two games, and...
PHILADELPHIA — Cesar Hernandez hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the fifth, seven relievers combined on seven...
MILWAUKEE — Zach Davies failed to hold an early lead and gave up a go-ahead double to Francisco Cervelli in the fourth...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Royals 8, Twins 4 Minnesota 000 030 100—4 13 0 Kansas City 110 000 105—8 11 0 Berrios, May (7),...
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LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the...
If there’s ever going to be a changing of the guard in the AFC, then today’s visit to Jacksonville by the Patriots...
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East Amherst 19, Bates 7 Army 28, Hawaii 21 Brockport 65, St. Lawrence 12 California (Pa.) 57, Shippensburg 14...
AUBURN, Ala. — Cole Tracy kicked a 42-yard field goal on the final play to give No. 12 LSU a 22-21 victory over No. 7...
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FRANKLIN TWP. —Southern Columbia had four different players score goals, including Morgan Cole, Tori Romania, Karley...
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Sept. 16, 1988 • Cincinnati Reds’ Tom Browning pitches the 14th perfect game in Major League history, breezing past...
Today No events scheduled ———————————————Monday FIELD HOCKEY High school Benton-Millville at Central.........4 p.m...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Philadelphia OFF/OFF Miami at Atlanta -138/+128 Washington at...
AUTO RACING 7 a.m. FS1 — IMSA, WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Seca 120, at Salinas, Calif. (taped) 8:05 a.m....
Arnold’s Golf Course WEDNESDAY MEN’S LEAGUE Final standings Points Aaron Shaffer/Keith Barnes 216 Don Keefer/Al...
Midway Lanes MONDAY NIGHT MEN’S Week 2 W L Pick Ups 7 1 Farmers 5 3 Zeisloft 4 4 The Old Farts 3 5 4 Men and...
High school girls PHAC STANDINGS Through Sept. 13 Division I W L Williamsport 7 0 Central Mountain 4 1...
Archbishop Ryan 45, Chester 30 Clairton 54, Riverview 0 Conemaugh Valley 16, Ferndale 13 Conwell Egan 55, Lansdale...
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ATA shoot today An ATA trapshoot will be held at the Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club today. A flurry shoot is scheduled...
Pennsylvania hunters who are planning to hunt outside the state this fall better read and absorb the latest release...
Bill Zee, Doylestown, killed biggest elk in this state. His bull scored 442 6/8.
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What hot in home appliances these days? That’s a steamy story, say industry watchers. Across several categories —...
Employee health benefits can have huge value, but you may not be taking full advantage of yours. Here are three hacks...
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour...
BERWICK — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener John Gallagher for a free program on Putting Your Garden Tools to...
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17/MONDAY History Buffs, Monday, 7 a.m., breakfast; 9 a.m., program, Brass Pelican Restaurant, Benton;Ed Dammer, “An...
Senior centers list week’s activities• • Benton — Monday: World news, current events, Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Tuesday...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Betty Kisner, Phyllis Metcalf, Joan Dinger; ER Desk: Chris Knepley TUESDAY...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — CCDP,...
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Jaclyn Lee and Brett Siepka of Houston, Texas, were joined in marriage on May 5, 2018, at Vintage Villas in Austin,...
JOHNSTOWN — JR Harris’ uncle told an employee a story about the origins of the gob. He said a worker for his family’s...
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BLOOMSBURG — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners in the Horticultural Building at the Bloomsburg Fair,...
NEW YORK — Elderly bank robber Forrest Tucker (played by Robert Redford) walks up to a bank teller, smiles, says a few...
NEW YORK (AP) — Political commentator Steve Schmidt says he’ll take some inspiration from former NFL players who become...

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Today’s column features several stories with mature themes, so read at your own risk. Former English...
NEW YORK (AP) — Pulitzer Prize winners Natasha Trethewey and Rae Armantrout are among those on the poetry longlist for...

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DEAR ABBY: My daughter has decided to leave her husband. They have been married for 20 years. She says she hasn’t been...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are enthusiastic, exuberant and cheerful. You are also courageous and honest. This year you...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dylan Farrow is getting into the book business by releasing two young adult novels. The story is set...