Stories from Thursday, June 6, 2019

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Graduates to be certified to hit factory floor at area plants
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — About a dozen Central Columbia High School seniors will come away from Saturday’s graduation not...
PennDOT: $9M project to upgrade Bloomsburg roads laid out in 1921
BLOOMSBURG — A $9 million project to reconstruct Route 487 from Main Street to Fort McClure Boulevard will detour much...
Prosecutors: Alleged shooter to admit endangering others
BLOOMSBURG — A man who fired a handgun inside the Honeysuckle Student Apartments last month is expected to plead guilty...
FCC, industry offer solutions to cut pesky interruptions
NEW YORK — New tools are coming to fight robocalls, but don’t expect unwanted calls to disappear. Political gridlock...
Police report Berwick-area home invasion attempt
SALEM TWP. — A woman reportedly tried to talk her way into a resident’s house late Tuesday night, then sprayed the...

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HUGHESVILLE VOLUNTEER Fire carnival: Wrist Band Ride Night! Top Shelf plays 6:30-9:30 p.m. Columbia County Volunteers...
Scouts rescue fishermen Presque Isle, Maine (AP) — Two brothers whose canoes capsized on a remote lake in Maine say a...
• Roaring Creek Township has released its 2018 Auditors Report. • Millville Borough is accepting bids on a water line...
1816: A snowstorm struck the northeastern U.S., heralding what would become known as the “Year Without a Summer.” 1918...
• Actress Staci Keanan, 44. • Rapper-rocker Uncle Kracker, 45. • TV correspondent Natalie Morales, 47. • Actor...
Husband’s death brings prison PITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to serve almost six years to 15 years in...
TREASURE HUNT: 10-18-19-22-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-8 WILD: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-2-5 WILD: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-0-0...
 
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SALEM TWP. — A Berwick man was taken to the hospital after he lost control of his pickup truck and crashed into a...
Up to 200 classic cars are expected to descend on Kulpmont, June 23 for the 17th annual Kulpmont Car Cruise....
HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation to substantially expand taxpayer support for private and religious schools is taking...

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Excellent seamstress enjoyed doing crafts
Jacqueline F. (Devine) Curran, age 97, 1707 Montour Blvd., Danville, died at 11:55 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at the...
Police departments in at least five states are investigating, and in some cases condemning, their officers’ social...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Susan Ann McLaughlin, 72, of Bloomsburg, passed away June 4, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete and...
$500 scholarship The Adam Brenchley Memorial Award of $500 was presented to Gracen Mott during Sunday evening’s...
WHITPAIN TWP. — A Berwick man was taken into custody on a Philadelphia warrant for a drug violation following a traffic...
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A vacationing Pennsylvania psychotherapist died at the same hotel where two U....
MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Wash. (AP) —A rescue effort is underway for climbers who have been stranded on the north...

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Heading out on a road trip in a recreational vehicle allows travelers a unique opportunity to explore the nation while...
SALEM TWP. — Optimus Prime, the robotic hero from “Transformers” is headed to the East Berwick firefighters parade...
DANVILLE — A Danville woman attacked her fiancee June 2 because she was upset with the way his mother treats her...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Elks will hold a Flag Day service at their hall at 1223 Old Berwick Road at 1 p.m. Sunday....

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“We’re in the second year of unusually wet conditions. Since the weather runs in cycles, the last significant dry...
NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders took his latest fight against corporate America to Walmart’s home turf. The Vermont...
NEW YORK (AP) — A motorist involved in a Manhattan fender bender with comedian Tracy Morgan’s new Bugatti says she “got...
 
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Summer’s here so let’s party a little bit. Let’s indulge without going overboard with the following dessert recipes...
So here we are, another week has come and gone. Wherever we are there are appointments to be met and projects to be...
 
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The problem with Miss Kim is she doesn’t look like what you might expect. She’s a lilac (Syringa patula), but not what...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 68-year-old woman who takes no medications. I have had two cases of diverticulitis, neither of...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are curious, passionate and interested in everything. Many of you are multitalented. This...
DEAR ABBY: I dated a man several years ago, and we just hooked up again. In the interim he had all of his teeth pulled...

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BATON ROUGE, La. —Bye-bye, cauliflower rice. Farewell, veggie sausage. See you later, chicken-free strips. Louisiana...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California officially gave its blessing to coffee Monday, declaring the beverage does not pose a “...

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Everyone knows that a good education lays the foundation for economic success. Indeed, every month the government puts...
EDITOR’S NOTE: To mark this 75th anniversary of D-Day, we share an excerpt from one of many excellent books about the...
The talk today has been the incident on Pine Street Monday, however, that is not what defines Berwick. We are a smaller...
THINK ABOUT IT! To “abort” means to terminate. To have an “abortion” means to terminate a pregnancy. If a fetus has a...
Summer is the perfect time to get together with family and friends while cooking burgers on the grill, but this year...
After 10 years, the wife starts to think their kid looks kinda strange so she decides to do a DNA test. She finds out...
“Today’s action is a significant pro-life victory.” Sen. Roy Blunt As the Trump administration said Wednesday it is...
 
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Trevor Krisanda, a senior in the building trades and maintenance program at Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech, has been named...
 
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Catawissa woman, Step up to the plate and do something beside condemning those who do try to make things better. You...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —Mexican and U.S. officials met late into the day Tuesday at the White House trying to stave off...

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He restores breathing function and beautifies bungled nose jobs. Now, he’s repairing the broken love life his “Botched...
BERWICK — Charges against a Philadelphia man accused of trying to break into his estranged wife’s house here after...
Man pleads in Block Party arrest BLOOMSBURG — A Nanticoke man caught smoking marijuana during Block Party has pleaded...
LEWISBURG — Bucknell University plans to host more than 40 summer events that are expected to bring more than 8,000...

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Boston could be without Chara in Game 5 of Cup Final
BOSTON — Twice the Boston Bruins have been forced to finish a Stanley Cup Final game down a defenseman. The St. Louis...
SAN RAMON, Calif. — Chris Mullin and Tim Hardaway spent two seasons as members of “Run TMC” at Oracle Arena, back when...
Coach denied milestone as Berwick tops Danville
DANVILLE — Danville American Legion coach Harold Albertson has won a lot of games during his long career — 699, in fact...
Tyler Gaffalione seems poised to add his name to the list of all-time great jockeys in horse racing that includes Ron...
 
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SAN DIEGO — Adam Haseley drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning with his first big league hit, and the...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 38 22.633 — — 5-5 L-3 21-12 17-10 Tampa Bay 36 23.610 1½ — 6...
TORONTO — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off Zack Britton in a five-run eighth inning, Randal...
NEW YORK — Jason Vargas pitched his first shutout in two years, Amed Rosario hit a three-run homer and New York beat...
DETROIT — Charlie Morton allowed five hits in seven innings, extending his unbeaten streak to 20 starts, and leading...
PHOENIX — Jarrod Dyson hit a tying double in the eighth inning with the help of Chase Field's new artificial turf,...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Red Sox 8, Royals 3 Boston 000 003 032—8 10 1 Kansas City 020 000 001—3 7 0 E.Rodriguez, Hembree (6...
WASHINGTON — Trea Turner homered off Alex Colomé in the ninth inning, and Washington beat Chicago to extend its winning...
 
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June 6
June 6, 1989 • Newly-acquired Randy Ready drives in two runs in a five-run second inning to lead the Philadelphia...
Today SOFTBALL High school PIAA Class 3A quarterfinal at Lebanon Valley College Bloomsburg vs. Delone Catholic..4...
Rolling Pines TUESDAY LADIES LEAGUE June 4 Low gross First flight: Darlene Kocher, 46. Second flight: Judy...
AUTO RACING 4 p.m. NBCSN — Formula Three: W Series, Germany (taped) ——————————————— COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD 8 p.m...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at New York -155/+145 San Francisco Atlanta -106/-104 at Pittsburgh at St...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Scranton/WB (Yankees) 31 23.574 — Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 28 27.509...
COAL TWP. — Matt Mumaw scored the winning run on a bases-loaded walk in the top of the ninth inning to lift Bloomsburg...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent DH Mark Trumbo to Norfolk (IL) for a rehab assignment. CLEVELAND...
Chuck Daly will join former Bloomsburg standouts Frank Sheptock and Joe Bressi as members of the Pennsylvania Sports...
 

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning is answering as many questions about his own game as he is...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. —Sam Darnold recently made a mistake that drew the ire of Adam Gase. It was the first time the New...
BEREA, Ohio — Once Odell Beckham Jr. found his way back to Ohio, it didn’t take him long to notice a change. “I feel...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Jarrett Stidham doesn’t have time to listen to the talk about him being a possible successor for a...
 

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