Stories from Monday, February 4, 2019

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Nurse accused of stealing narcotics on job at nursing home in Millville
MILLVILLE — A nurse and a patient who wanted to keep her use of painkillers to a minimum helped reveal that a new hire...
Contractor and customer finalizes deal for Benton-area resort
BENTON TWP. — A Bucks County contractor has finalized a $1 million deal to become the new owner of Mill Race Golf and...
Man forced clerk to touch him at hotel in Buckhorn
MILLVILLE — A Bucks County man with a history of sexual assaults will spend a year on probation for groping a hotel...
Danville man allegedly cussed at officers
VALLEY TWP. — A Danville man who claimed he crashed his car when he slid on a patch of black ice in 40-degree weather...
Neither man accused of pulling gun nor his alleged victim showed for hearing
BERWICK — Charges have been withdrawn against a man accused of pulling a gun on another man in a feud over feeding...

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1944: The Bronze Star Medal, honoring “heroic or meritorious achievement or service,” was authorized by President...
• Olympic gold medal boxer Oscar De La Hoya, 46. • Actress Lisa Eichhorn, 67. • Rock singer Alice Cooper, 71. •...
Careerlink Bus: 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Story Time: 11:30 a.m., McBride...
More troops going to border WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said Sunday it will send 3,750 more troops to the U.S.-...
• Salem Township will hold a hearing Feb. 12 on allowing a cellular antenna along Salem Boulevard in PennDOT’s right of...
Police: Car fell off rail tracks ROCHESTER (AP) — Authorities say a sport utility vehicle fell nearly 15 feet off...
TREASURE HUNT: 03-14-17-23-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-5, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-9-0, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-6-...

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BERWICK — A Berwick man who told police he had “a bad evening out” was jailed early Sunday after police say he injured...
The Bloomsburg Rotary Club, along with the Bloomsburg Food Cupboard, is hoping to collect 2,019 jars of peanut butter...
HARRISBURG — The rights of crime victims would be enshrined in the Pennsylvania Constitution under a proposed amendment...

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Berwick native’s favorite pastime was fly fishing
Albert “Tom” Creasy passed away Jan. 30, 2019, in Bozeman, Mont. Tom was born July 19, 1948, in Berwick, to Rolland...
Enjoyed horseback riding at Eos riding center
Helen Hastings Patten, 18, of Watsontown died Feb. 2, 2019, at home. Born Jan. 23, 2001, in Danville, she was the...
DANVILLE — A Danville woman sought on an arrest warrant since September was jailed over the weekend for possessing drug...
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump heads into his State of the Union address dogged by bruising midterm losses and...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The outcome of a fight over a Louisiana law regulating abortion providers could signal whether a...
Phoebe A. Bredbenner A daughter, Phoebe Adelaide, was born Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
A card shower is requested for Kathy Yost. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at Bloomsburg Care and...

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Q. I read about using castor oil for nail fungus in your newsletter. Since I’ve had toenail fungus for years despite...
Cops: Man smoked pot during game BEAVER TWP. — A man is accused of driving while high on marijuana after watching a...

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Retiring baby boomers, a technology skills gap, and less career-prepared students are cause for concern in today’s...
Money for you downtown
Starting today you could win a $20 gift certificate just by shopping at one of 26 businesses in downtown Bloomsburg....
A SIGN IN A SHOE REPAIR STORE: “We will heel you, We will save your sole, We will even dye for you.” ••• IN AN...
 
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“During many winters, a severe cold spell in January is often followed by a three- or four-day milder period, that is...
‘It sounded like something exploded. It shook our house,’ neighbor says
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — Two people died and two others were injured after a small plane apparently came apart,...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Berwick teen was jailed early Sunday after being arrested for shoplifting $488 worth of items...
SUNBURY (AP) — A pregnant teacher who alleges she was fired from her Catholic school job because the diocese was upset...
BLOOMSBURG — Join Penn State Extension Specialist Dr. Charlie White and local educators for discussions covering soil...
 
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... but Patriots win sixth ring in unimpressive fashion
ATLANTA — Super it wasn’t — until the drive that won New England its record-tying sixth Super Bowl. The projected...
 
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BOSTON — Kyrie Irving had 30 points and 11 assists, Marcus Morris scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics snapped the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 38 16.704 — Boston 34 19.642 3½ Philadelphia 34 19.642 3½...
WASHINGTON — Tuukka Rask made 24 saves, David Krejci scored and the Boston Bruins beat the Washington Capitals 1-0 on...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. —Standing above a greenside bunker at TPC Scottsdale’s difficult par-4 11th hole, Ricky Fowler turned...
PHILADELPHIA — Collin Gillespie hit six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 30 points and Eric Paschall had 24 to keep...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 39 11 2 80 205 146 Toronto 31 17 3 65 179 145...
Phoenix Open Final Rickie Fowler 64-65-64-74—267 -17 Branden Grace 67-64-69-69—269 -15 Justin Thomas 64-66-68-72—...
Kansas made a late-season push to clinch its record 14th straight Big 12 title a year ago. The Jayhawks may need a...
 
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ATLANTA — Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams’ electrifying offense shorted out in the Super Bowl. Goff’s 19-of-38...

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Feb. 4, 1989 • Jason Leisenring cans a 12-foot jumper with one second left to lift Southern Columbia to a 58-56...
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ATLANTA HAWKS — Transferred G Jaylen Adams and F Alex Poythress form...
MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. CBSSN — Colgate at Lehigh ESPN — Louisville at Virginia Tech ESPNU — North Carolina...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Bloom. Chr. at Maranatha Chr... 6 p.m. Benton at Bloomsburg......... 7:30 p.m....
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Denver 4 209 at Detroit at Washington 6 232½ Atlanta Milwaukee 7 227½ at Brooklyn...
ELYSBURG — Ralpho Youth Baseball will register players Sunday from 4-8 p.m. Registration is open for all boys and...

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DEAR ABBY: My mother-in-law was a drug addict for most of my wife’s life. Because of this, my wife refuses to use any...
Remember what happened to the crappy husband in “Goodbye Earl”? Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines accuses her...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My 30-year-old son recently was diagnosed with gastroparesis. This occurred a few months after having...
 
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IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are an excellent problem solver. You are creative, original and courageous. Many of you...
On Governor Wolf’s proposal to legalize marijuana in Pennsylvania. This is a big joke. Remember, we live in a state...
... daughter of Hans and Tammy Detterbeck, Orangeville, turned 12 on Sunday. Grandparents are Johanna Detterbeck,...
... son of Mark and Nicole Williams, Bloomsburg, turned 5 on Sunday. His grandparents are Wade and Bonita Hampton,...
... son of Jamie and Ed Lowry, Bloomsburg, is 3 today. Grandparents are Annmarie and Gene Minnick Sr., Catawissa; Gigi...
... son of Sara and Brian Boyce, New Freedom, is 6 years old today. Grandparents are Chuck and Lisa Hagemeyer,...
... son of Stephen and Kimberly Ridall, Nescopeck, will turn 10 Thursday. Grandparents are Loren and Ruth Ann Ridall,...
... daughter of Michael and Laura Bobersky, Benton, will be 10 years old on Sunday. Her grandparents are Marcie and...
... daughter of Ryan and Danielle Parker, Berwick, will turn 6 on Friday. Grandparents are Doug and Patti Evans,...
... daughter of Andrew and Crystal Gajkowski, Riverview, Florida, turned 11 on Feb. 2. Her grandparents are Ron and...
... son of David and Linda Naugle, Hazleton, will be 9 years old Tuesday. Grandparents are Rose Naugle, Berwick; Jack...
... daughter of Jack and Stephanie Rarig, Bloomsburg, turned 4 years old on Jan. 21. Grandparents are Jim and Jackie...
... daughter of Jason Kindrew of Lime Ridge, will be 10 years old on Sunday. Jacqueline has a sibling, Peyton.
... daughter of Lindsey and Steve McAnnaney, West Milton, will be 8 years old on Wednesday. Grandparents are Deb and...
 
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