Stories from Wednesday, October 10, 2018

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Zoppetti: Firm has bought land on former silk mill site
BLOOMSBURG — A developer who’s been sparring with the town over the location of a proposed drug and alcohol rehab said...
Berwick manager had BAC of .22, police say
BERWICK — Borough manager Krunal Thakore abruptly resigned Tuesday, following a weekend arrest here on charges that he...
Berwick-area suspect jailed on $40G bail
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A 50-year-old woman was jailed Saturday night after allegedly cutting a man with a large kitchen...
Designation would exempt land from many local rules
SALEM TWP. — Six farming families have applied for a special designation that would protect them from lawsuits, but...
Suspect allegedly followed Bloom U student to party
BLOOMSBURG — A Hazleton man allegedly followed a Bloomsburg University student to a party and raped her, court papers...

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• Actress Aimee Teegarden, 29. • Retired race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., 44. • Actor/TV host Mario Lopez, 45...
1913: The Panama Canal was effectively completed as President Woodrow Wilson sent a signal from the White House by...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Preschool Storytime:10 a....
• Ridge Property Managers plans to offer for sale the contents of 11 storage units belonging to: Arzella Thomas;...
Accused killer claims suicide ERIE (AP) — The attorney representing a man accused of killing his wife and tossing her...
Artisans reuse missiles ABS, Yemen (AP) — Artisans are taking the refuse of war — fragments from missiles fired by a...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-2-10-26-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-3, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-6-2, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-2-9-...
 
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Riverfest returns to Test Track Park this weekend, and organizers are planning for the biggest one yet. They’ve got...
DANVILLE — Montour County Commissioners are looking to acquire a building in Danville so they can consolidate county...
SUNBURY — State police at Stonington told the Shamokin newspaper that Jessica N. Fink, 22, Danville, escaped injury...

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Eagles fan liked riding motorcycles, dirt bikes
William Paul Kramer IV, 26, of Bloomsburg passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. Born in Bloomsburg on...
Township supervisor and business owner
Mason L. Samsel, 92, of Berwick passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Berwick Retirement Village II, under the care...
Retired engineer served in Peace Corps in Nepal
William M. “Bill” Durdan, 78, passed away on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Massachusetts and...
Enjoyed camping, her iPad and family time
Lillian M. Heller, 79, of Berwick died Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Born Dec. 1,...
Man charged in home burglary SCOTT TWP. — A man entered another man’s home and took a large coin collection in July,...
Fines, meter rates below area norms, police chief says
DANVILLE — Danville council members are considering an increase in parking meter rates and parking ticket prices to...
Danville council members met behind closed doors on Tuesday to discuss a lawsuit filed by Matteo Loduca against the...
Suspect no longer lives in Benton Erika Marie Powlus, who was the subject of two drug-related incidents reported in...
Southern resident’s name incorrect Aron Carter of Elysburg was among those photographed addressing the Southern...

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DANVILLE — Montour County is again participating in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10...
MILLVILLE — Two residents here said Tuesday that customers of AT&T in the borough had no cell service. One woman...
DUI charges in hit-run accident BLOOMSBURG — A Lehighton man was charged with driving drunk after being involved in a...
Caregiver forum slated in Berwick BERWICK — Those caring for a senior loved one are invited to a Senior Caregiver...

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“While today will be variably cloudy, warm and humid with only a small chance for a thundershower, the big question is...
NEW YORK (AP) — Next year’s Met Gala will be downright campy. No, seriously: The Metropolitan Museum announced Tuesday...
 
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New York scores twice in 9th, but rally falls short
NEW YORK — Craig Kimbrel and the Boston Red Sox held off the Yankees’ ninth-inning rally that ended with a video replay...
2020 Games cost of $25B could go even higher
TOKYO — The price tag keeps soaring for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics despite local organizers and the International Olympic...
Give the Manning brothers this: They’ve always had impeccable comedic timing. Peyton deadpanned that Drew Brees had...
 
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ATLANTA — Even with all their star power and deep pockets, all their booming hitters and ace pitchers, the Los Angeles...
CLEVELAND — For the third year in a row, the unmistakable aroma of champagne wafted into the hallway outside the...
CLEVELAND — When the challenge arose in August, the Houston Astros responded like champions. They’re doing it again in...
ATLANTA — Brian Snitker endured a restless night after the final game of the season. He was poring over what went...
 
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PHILADELPHIA — Joe Pavelski scored two of San Jose’s four first-period goals, and Evander Kane also scored twice to...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Toronto 3 2 1 0 4 13 13 Buffalo 3 2 1 0 4 7 7 Boston 3 2...
NEW ORLEANS —Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden had issued warnings about the perils of giving Saints quarterback...
PHILADELPHIA — Losing Jay Ajayi means the Philadelphia Eagles will have to turn to a banged-up committee of running...

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Oct. 10, 1988 • Randall Cunningham throws for 369 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Philadelphia Eagles to a 24-...
High school Here are the Pennsylvania high school football state rankings, according to Pennlive.com. CLASS 6A Team...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Friday Los Angeles -140/+130 at Milwaukee Nhl FAVORITE LINE...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Central Columbia scored a pair of goals in the last three minutes to steal a 3-2 win over Warrior...
GOLF 10:30 p.m. GOLF — PGA Tour, CIMB Classic, first round, at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4:30 a.m. (Thursday) GOLF —...
BASEBALL American League TAMPA BAY RAYS — Extended the contract of manager Kevin Cash through the 2024 season....
Today SOCCER High school boys Millville at Benton..................... 4 p.m. Mifflinburg at Danville...
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DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a female in my mid-60s and recently have been diagnosed with a cyst on my left kidney. I do not...
DEAR ABBY: I have been married for 27 years and have three wonderful kids. The youngest is 16. I recently found out I...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are calm, capable and independent. You are warm, loyal and always reliable and respectable...

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Jim Geraghty at nationalreview.com Over the weekend, the circus left town...
Emotions are running high in the Southern Columbia Area School District after the death by suicide of a 14-year-old...
I am a prisoner within the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections currently being housed at SCI Benner Township, Centre...
I am sick and tired. I am sick of seeing so many lives devastated by the lack of good health care and health insurance...
One of the stated reasons for allowing increased immigration into not only the USA but many European countries is the...
My wife sat down next to me as I was flipping channels. “What’s on TV?” she asked. “Dust,” said I. And that’s when...
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Jim, Has marijuana been legalized in Pennsylvania? The reason I ask is your response in 30 seconds 10/6 edition. To...

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One of the most unexpected bromances of the Donald Trump presidency has been his friendship with rapper Kanye West....
NEW YORK (AP) —Google’s new Pixel phones mirror the industry trend moving the devices toward lusher, bigger screens,...

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Installation of officers slated tonight BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met Sept. 12 with...
October artists BERWICK — October Artists of the Month at Berwick Hospital Center are Polly A. Laubach-Eckrote and...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results of the judging at the Bloomsburg Fair. EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS - Foods - Dried foods...
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