Stories from Thursday, October 4, 2018

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Borough zoners say metal firm in midst of planned ‘gateway’
BERWICK — Plans to turn a former train station into a destination for outdoor enthusiasts were dealt a blow Wednesday...
Cheetah Chassis head: Tariffs to thank for expansion
BERWICK — Cheetah Chassis is hiring 80 to 100 workers, and the company has tariffs to thank for the new jobs, the...
Accused of weapons charges, suspect will remain in custody
WILKES-BARRE — The son of a retired district judge will remain in custody on weapons charges after a federal judge...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A woman had returned home Monday from an afternoon errands run to Buckhorn, done her laundry and carried...
Gov. Wolf expected to sign legislation into law
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers on Wednesday passed the first anti-violence legislation in more than a decade...

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Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., LCBC Church, 2421 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg. Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Caldwell Consistory, 150...
1990: For the first time in nearly six decades, German lawmakers met in the Reichstag for the first meeting of...
• Actress Dakota Johnson, 29. • Actress Alicia Silverstone, 42. • Actor Abraham Benrubi, 49. • Actor Liev...
Rescued soccer team touring BANGKOK (AP) — The 12 village boys who were trapped with their soccer coach in a flooded...
• Montour Township supervisors will hold a special meeting Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. to consider adoption of a new zoning...
Three tornadoes on Tuesday CONNEAUTVILLE (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed the presence of at least...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-6-10-14-19 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-3, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-8-3, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-4-6-...
 
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History junkie Janice Longenberger recently bought something intriguing at a Catawissa yard sale. She’s just not sure...
HERSHEY — Hersheypark made its “biggest announcement ever” Wednesday, and it’s a doozy. The park told a York...
SCOTT TWP. — A rural Bloomsburg woman was arrested for driving drunk when State Police saw her Jeep Liberty stopped and...

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Army veteran worked in masonry business
Allen R. Breach, 74, of Elysburg, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He was...
PINE TWP. — A man was taken to Geisinger Medical Center with cuts to his head Wednesday when he lost control of an...
Civic organizer, descendant of Daniel Boone
Mrs. Thelma Young Knorr, of Berwick, died at Bloomsburg Health Care Center, Tuesday evening, Oct. 2, 2018, at the age...
DANVILLE — The Montour County Sheriff has posted this list of people wanted on warrants. To submit tips on wanted...
Music allegedly too loud in Bloom BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man admitted to playing music so loudly at his residence...
DANVILLE — Here is the September report from Montour County Prothonotary & Clerk of Courts Susan M. Kauwell....
Arrangements to appear in Friday’s edition
Dennis E. Ogden, age 55, of 911 Hillcrest Road, Catawissa, died at his home at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, after...
Wilkes-Barre man broke fishing law BRIAR CREEK — A Wilkes-Barre man admitted to fishing in Briar Creek Lake while...

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Lawsuits filed in Millville court MILLVILLE — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of...
DANVILLE — Jamie Shrawder, Danville borough’s director of governmental affairs, is resigning to become the East Buffalo...

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BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who admitted he was driving drunk when he struck a pair of women who were unloading...
‘The Forgotten: How the People of One Pennsylvania County Elected Donald Trump and Changed America” (Little, Brown and...
CATAWISSA — Here is the September report from the office of District Judge Craig W. Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY —$6,536 •...
Cops: DUI suspect nearly struck a car BERWICK — Police pulled over a man for driving erratically on Route 93 and...

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —A U.S. Navy veteran in Utah was arrested Wednesday in connection with suspicious envelopes that...
BERWICK — Cheetah Chassis is so anxious to hire new workers, it invested $90,000 in training welders and is offering...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon made a big splash this week with its $15 an hour minimum wage announcement, but lost in the fine...

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“After the atmosphere exploded over the state on Tuesday with numerous thunderstorms, things settled down yesterday,...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel will see a dream come true when he opens a comedy club next spring in Las Vegas where he...
 
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It might seem impossible to achieve a naturally sweetened, pleasantly tart vanilla frozen yogurt with the creamy,...
Cooking a lean roast like pork tenderloin in a slow cooker is tricky, because it can quickly turn overcooked and dry...
What we are talking about today is an automated, easy-to-use electric pressure cooker. I hear a collective sigh of...
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BENTON — A large house that’s been elevated in a flood-prone area here is one of up to 20 homes in northern Columbia...
MOCANAQUA — A two-hour search that started near the Susquehanna River bridge here Wednesday and spanned nearly three...
BLOOMSBURG — State election officials are warning the public to be on the lookout for a possible scam involving callers...
ELYSBURG — An Elysburg teenager was taken to Geisinger Medical Center Wednesday after she drove her vehicle into the...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Officials who oversee voting in Pennsylvania on Wednesday promoted ways for people living overseas to...
LOWER SAUCON (AP) —A crash involving four tractor-trailers and another vehicle on Interstate 78 has left at least one...

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It’s 1 o’clock on Wednesday afternoon at our house. The church ladies and girls are all invited over for a few hours of...
Actor Daniel Dae Kim knows how it feels to be an outsider. Born in South Korea, the 50-year-old grew up in the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Rose has played some dangerous characters, like an inmate in “Orange Is the New Black” and a...

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The other day, a post by dude I knew in high school popped up, wherein he bemoaned living in a world where men must...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Writer Jeff Bogle says he is woefully unqualified to homeschool his kids, but he’s all about online...
Police officers will tell you that the toughest cases are those that force them to deal, not with criminals, but with...
Every president needs checks and balances to prevent poor decisions, impulsive actions and overreaching. These checks...
Mental Health First Aid’s basic plan, known as ALGEE, is taught in its courses: A — Assess for risk of suicide or harm...
Saturday morning I got up early, quietly dressed, made my lunch, and slipped out to the garage. I hooked the boat up to...
“Even if the moment is ripe and even if the message resonates, and even if there is concern about the state of public...
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Here are the available school menus during the week of Oct. 8: BLOOMSBURG ELEM/breakfast — Monday: Blueberry muffin...
Check presentation On Sept. 20, the Bloomsburg Maurice’s donated $100 to Bloomsburg Memorial Elementary School through...
Melodic voices These Central Columbia High School Chorus members were accepted to the 2018 Columbia-Montour County...
Homecoming events Warrior Run High School Homecoming Parade will take place Friday, Oct. 12, at 5:30 p.m. before the 7...
Loren Gehret has been named the eighth-grade Southern Columbia Area Middle School Student of the Month for September...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been in a strong relationship with my girlfriend for five years. We are very much in love. I have...
HOUSTON (AP) — A Canadian company’s plan to open a so-called robot brothel in Houston has been short circuited by city...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My local news outlet here in Saskatchewan published a story on mutated strains of HIV present in my...

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Just wondering if the town council or the local government had enforced the inspection of rental properties if we would...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You’re energetic and enthusiastic, with a great zest for life! You are also spontaneous and...

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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results of the judging at the Bloomsburg Fair. LIVESTOCK: SHEEP • Livestock fun night —...
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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results of the judging at the Bloomsburg Fair. POULTRY • Single Comb Clean Leg —Plymouth...
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Judge’s two-run blast sparks wild-card victory
NEW YORK — Aaron Judge got the party started with a two-run homer in the first inning, Luis Severino atoned for...
Soccer star denies claim he raped woman in Vegas
Cristiano Ronaldo denied the accusations of rape against him, saying Wednesday that he had a “clear conscience” as he...
Under Nick Saban, the Alabama Crimson Tide always seems to start the season racking up wins. The Georgia Bulldogs also...
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BALTIMORE — Buck Showalter has been fired as manager of the Orioles, who made three playoff appearances under his...
CLEVELAND — October’s immense pressure can breed stars or break them. Last year, it cracked Francisco Lindor and Jose...
BOSTON — For a team that finished with the best record in baseball — setting a franchise record for victories along the...
CHICAGO — Chicago Cubs infielder Addison Russell accepted a 40-game suspension Wednesday for violating Major League...
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Beginning in the early 2000s and lasting for more than a decade, the matchups between Peyton...
WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin and the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals opened their title defense with a 7-0...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Toronto 1 1 0 0 2 3 2 Montreal 1 0 0 1 1 2 3 Buffalo 0 0...

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Oct. 4, 1988 • Referee Dave Farrand ends a men’s college soccer game between Bloomsburg and Bucknell during the second...
AUTO RACING 8:55 p.m. ESPN2 — Formula One, Honda Japanese Grand Prix, practice, at Suzuka, Japan 12:55 a.m. (Friday...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Milwaukee OFF Colorado at Los Angeles -170/+158 Atlanta American...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Aly Bond broke a scoreless tie with 2:40 left to lead Bloomsburg to a 1-0 win over Central...
NBA PRESEASON STANDINGS EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Philadelphia 2 0 1.000 — New York 1 0 1....
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Announced Chicago Cubs INF Addison Russell accepted a 40-game suspension for...
Today FIELD HOCKEY High school Central at Lewisburg................. 4 p.m. Danville at Bloomsburg............. 4 p...
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