Stories from Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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Madison super agrees to pay $4,000, but denies wrongdoing, says she won’t resign
MADISON TWP. — A state commission found a township supervisor here violated ethics rules — voting on township business...
Once-condemned site houses training center for young athletes
BERWICK — Nearly four years after borough officials condemned the former Berwick Armory over safety concerns, the...
Officers couldn’t get panicked, bleeding doe out of Bloom’s Salvation Army shop
BLOOMSBURG — An injured deer had to be shot by police after it wandered into the downtown Salvation Army store Monday...
18-year-old charged with corrupting juvenile, theft
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man invited a boy to go “car hopping” June 2, then the two tried to flee after drawing the...
Research suggests human preferences led to expressive faces
NEW YORK (AP) —What’s behind those hard-to-resist puppy dog eyes? New research suggests that over thousands of years...

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• Actress Willa Holland, 28. • Country singer Blake Shelton, 43. • Actress Alana de la Garza, 43. • Figure skater...
“Aliens! Escape From Earth!”: 2-4 p.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, free event featuring ScienceTellers! Science...
1940: During World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill urged his countrymen to conduct themselves in a...
Boy survives knife mishap KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 15-year-old Kansas boy ended up with a large knife in his face,...
• Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech is accepting sealed bids for a utility tractor and a skid-steer. • Millville borough is...
Philly targets rising violence PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Lawmakers from Philadelphia called for increased action from state...
TREASURE HUNT: 5-9-10-25-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-7; WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-2-6; WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-6-5-...
 
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Take a bike ride through the countryside and enjoy local foods at Freewheelin’ at Forks Farm Aug. 24-25. The event...
HARRISBURG — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey waded into a budget fight Monday over substantially expanding state taxpayer support...
VALLEY TWP. — A one-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 sent one man to the hospital, police reported. Kenneth G....
CONYNGHAM TWP. — A 36-year-old woman lost control of her car and crashed into an embankment early Saturday, police say...
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A Berwick woman allegedly hit a teenage boy with a flashlight, police say. Rae Ellen Miller, 50, was...

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Former secretary’s hobbies were crafts, crocheting
Janet M. (Wallace) Kelsall Konen, 82, of Benton died early Sunday morning, June 16, 2019, at her home, following a...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Trish Strzelecki heard two loud bangs at about 8:30 p.m. Monday and told her husband she was going...
Brothers in area survive Iola native
Gladys M. Kniseley, 75, of Springville passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019, at Meadowview Healthcare and Rehabilitation...
NEW YORK (AP) — Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the “...
County requires occupancy permit WAPWALLOPEN — The Pond Hill Lily Lake Ambulance will need to be approved for an...
Enjoyed traveling and attending car shows
Jean L. (English) Andrews, age 73, of 1211 Continental Blvd., Danville, died Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the Bloomsburg...
G. Ernest and Pauline Breisch, 18 Houck Hollow Road, Bloomsburg, will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary Thursday...
River L. Bankes Eric and Nicole Marie (Rundle) Bankes of Stillwater are parents of a daughter, River Leigh-Evelyn,...
NEW YORK (AP) — The 275-year-old auction house Sotheby’s is being sold to a French Israeli businessman for about $3.7...

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HARRISBURG — More than 18,000 former students of ITT Tech schools nationwide — including 570 in Pennsylvania — are...
PHOENIX (AP) — A man and his pregnant fiancée said Monday they want Phoenix to fire the officers who pointed guns and...
SCRANTON — Pennsylvania American Water customers in Nescopeck no longer have to boil their water before use....

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As Pennsylvania continues to stagger toward another round of gerrymandering state legislative and congressional seats,...
Boards, take note
Some Berwick residents have expressed surprise at the report in Saturday’s edition about a surplus of space in Berwick...
A few weeks ago on my way to the pet store, I saw a black family pulled over by a cop. The family — two parents, a...
Fewer and fewer Americans are getting divorced, with the rates falling 18% between 2008 and 2016. Among American...
A man and his wife are having an argument about who should brew the coffee each morning. Says the wife, “You should do...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —For Democrats, the decisions being made of whether to support impeachment proceedings against...
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. businesses are imploring President Donald Trump not to expand his tariffs to $300 billion in...

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Trump crackdown on fetal tissue research spreading chill
WASHINGTON — To save babies from brain-damaging birth defects, University of Pittsburgh scientist Carolyn Coyne studies...
App may let parents sound out signs of coming ear trouble
WASHINGTON — Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to “hear” a warning sign of ear infections — fluid buildup...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I read your recent column on pulmonary fibrosis. I especially appreciate knowing that there are...
Q. My pediatrician confirmed my suspicions that my daughter had lice. Needless to say, I was upset. She will soon be...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Doctors should offer a daily HIV prevention pill to healthy people who are at high risk of getting...
 
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“You normally expect it to be sunny, warm and dry in mid June, but with clouds, noticeable humidity, below-normal...
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Royal Air Force said Monday that two of its jets deployed in Estonia have been scrambled twice...
 
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Tigers’ Haladay announces he’ll play football at Michigan State
FRANKLIN TWP. — At a very young age, Southern Columbia’s Cal Haladay dreamed of playing college football. On Monday...
NEW ORLEANS — Now that six-time All-Star Anthony Davis’ trade request has been honored, it’s time for the New Orleans...
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The stage was among the best in the land. Thousands were watching him. Victory was in his grasp...
 
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OMAHA, Neb. — Cody Masters’ first triple of the season drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Taylor Floyd...
(Double Elimination; x-if necessary) Saturday, June 15 Michigan 5, Texas Tech 3 Florida State 1, Arkansas 0 Sunday...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 44 27.620 — — 5-5 W-3 23-13 21-14 Tampa Bay 43 29.597 1½ — 4...
NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka pitched a two-hitter with 10 strikeouts for his fourth major league shutout, and the New...
CINCINNATI — Scooter Gennett began a rehab assignment Monday, the final step in returning from a severe groin injury in...
TORONTO — Justin Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout had a solo...
SAN DIEGO — San Diego Padres star Manny Machado denied he made contact with plate umpire Bill Welke after being ejected...
 
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June 18
June 18, 1989 • Berwick native Jimmy Spencer, driving in NASCAR’s top circuit for only the second time, is forced to...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Selinsgrove at Danville..........5:45 p.m. Junior Legion Williamsport at Bloomsburg...
Berwick Golf Club THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE W-L-T Points Young/Hobbis 6-2-1 54 Geiser/Covino Jr. 6-2-1 52 Nespoli/...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 2 p.m. ESPN — College World Series: Louisville vs. Auburn, Game 7, Omaha, Neb. 7 p.m. ESPN —...
FIRST ROUND GROUP A W L T GF GA Pts x-France 3 0 0 7 1 9 x-Norway 2 1 0 6 3 6 Nigeria 1 2 0 2 4 3 South Korea 0 3...
BLOOMSBURG — There will be a softball skill development camp at the Bloomsburg Town Park today and Friday from 9 a.m....
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -110/+100 Philadelphia New York -119/+109 at Atlanta at St...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Selected the contract of LHP Sean Gilmartin from Norfolk (IL). Designated...
 
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NEW YORK — Josh McCown was sometimes the starting quarterback, often the backup —and always among the most-respected...
TORONTO — Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested...
IRVINE, Calif. — Dallas Eakins spent the past four years developing the Anaheim Ducks’ top prospects in San Diego and...
 
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Montour county is trying to get money from state government to fix some bridges that are still out in surrounding TWPs...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The bodies of an Oregon mother and her 3-year-old son have been found more than a month after they...
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry has offered his support to a new initiative to clear land mines from a wilderness area in...
 
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The category is... change. As season two of FX’s “Pose” rolls out, star Mj Rodriguez (Blanca) told E! News that fans...
DEAR ABBY: I’m a 26-year-old single man. Most of my good friends are getting married, and when they do, they stop...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are dedicated to what you do. You are blunt, honest and also a risk-taker. This is a fun-...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Pinckney was hiding under a desk holding the mouth of her then-6-year-old daughter when Dylann...

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