Stories from Monday, February 3, 2020

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Bloom rule says obey fire officials’ order or face citation, up to $1G fine
BLOOMSBURG — Occupants who don’t evacuate a building when ordered to by the fire department can now be cited and fined...
Berwick man treats SPCA pets, not his Smuckers coworkers
BERWICK—Larry Moyer has been collecting a paycheck from Smuckers for nearly 50 years. But for his retirement, he...
Woman and Benton family were allegedly threatened, harassed
BENTON — A man is accused of harassing an ex-girlfriend with 158 text messages and threatening to harm her and her...
Police: Faulty taillight led to stop
ORANGEVILLE — A Benton woman stopped by police for a broken taillight on Main Street last Nov. 1 falsely identified...
Men allegedly used sling shot and BB gun to lob projectiles toward neighbor’s property
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Two men are accused of using a sling shot and BB gun to fire ball bearings at a neighbor’s property...

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Story Time: 11:30 a.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Magical, Musical Monday for Toddlers: 10 a....
1690: The first paper money in America was issued by the Massachusetts Bay Colony to finance a military expedition to...
• Human rights activist Amal Clooney, 42. • Actress Maura Tierney, 55. • Actor Nathan Lane, 64. • Actress Morgan...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial heads toward a historic conclusion this week, with...
Man stabs two in London LONDON (AP) — A man recently released from prison after serving time for terrorism-related...
Two arrested in gun deaths CHESTER (AP) — Police have arrested two suspects following a gas station convenience store...
TREASURE HUNT: 24-25-28-29-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-4, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-4-1, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-4-...
 
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HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf’s sixth budget proposal to Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Legislature will come out...
The Public Works and Environment committee will meet Tuesday at 9 a.m. The Historical Architectural Review Board...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The turbulence of impeachment, a contentious presidential campaign and a global virus health threat...

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MONTOUR TWP. 2020 Police budget $280,000.00 Catawissa Twp pays $78,000.00 so leaves $202,000.00 for us Taxpayers to pay...
Enjoyed music, horror movies, word puzzles
Valerie A. (Vasauskas) Ostrowski, 74, of Berwick passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at Berwick Retirement Village...
Formerly was post mistress in Espy
Jean A. Hawk, 91, of Bloomsburg went to be with the Lord Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, at The Gardens at Orangeville. Jean was...
Avid fly fisherman/instructor made his own rods
Walter Andrew Kocum, age 92, of 70 Brentwod Circle, Bloomsburg, died at his home at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020,...
Longtime farmer loved John Deere tractors
George E. Laurenson, 89, of Bloomsburg died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Emmanuel Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Census Bureau this week starts its process of counting students living in college-run...
A card shower is planned for Betty Penman, who will be 90 years old on Monday, Feb. 17. Cards and well-wishes may be...
 
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WASHINGTON — Standing before lawmakers in the grand-domed Capitol where his impeachment trial is still underway,...
PUNXSUTAWNEY (AP) — Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog on Sunday declared: “Spring will be early, it’s a certainty...

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from an essay by Douglas Holtz-Eakin of the American Action Forum. Economics is not...
Trickle down government
In a letter published here yesterday Peter M. Simone of Simone Collins Landscape Architecture offered a defense of his...
 
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“The arrival of warmer air aloft was responsible for the clouds and frequent snow showers we had yesterday. “With the...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) —Mathematicians and geeks everywhere celebrated a rare occurrence Sunday, 02/02/2020, a kind of 8-...
CHICAGO (AP) — Charges have been filed against the parents of a 1-year-old boy who was shot in the head as his parents...

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Kansas City wins first Super Bowl in 50 years
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Uncomfortable and under duress for much of the game, Patrick Mahomes suddenly recaptured his mojo...
 
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic was looking weary and worn down. He felt dizzy and trailed Dominic Thiem in the...
HOUSTON — James Harden had 40 points and came an assist shy of a triple-double to lead the Houston Rockets to a 117-109...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For one of the first times in his life, Tony Stewart showed up overdressed. Smoke wore a tuxedo to...
WASHINGTON — Sidney Crosby got the better of Alex Ovechkin in their 50th regular-season meeting and set the stage for...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Boston 53 31 10 12 74 177 137 Tampa Bay 52 32 15 5 69 188...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 36 14.720 — Boston 33 15.688 2 Philadelphia 31 19.620 5...
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Luka Garza is 6-foot-11 and can hit 3-pointers. That foiled Illinois’ defensive plan against the...
 
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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. —The Kansas City Chiefs had struggled all night to pick up their fizzling offense, and fans who had...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. —Kyle Shanahan will now have another Super Bowl collapse to answer questions about. After being...
Wild-card Playoffs Saturday, Jan. 4 Houston 22, Buffalo 19, OT Tennessee 20, New England 13 Sunday, Jan. 5...
 
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Today in Sports History
Feb. 3, 1990 • Six different Flyers score a goal with Pelle Eklund notching two in Philadelphia’s 7-6 overtime win...
Boys Updated through Feb. 2 Points 1. Tommy Reisinger, Mount Carmel, 392 2. Dylan Harris, Central Columbia, 295...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Bloomsburg at Benton......... 7:30 p.m. Danville at Central............... 7:30 p...
H.S. BOYS BASKETBALL 7:15 p.m. WHLM-AM 930, FM 94.7, 104.3, 105.5 — Danville at Central Columbia ———————————————...
For the Press Enterprise UNIVERSITY PARK —The Penn State wrestling team, fresh off a disappointing loss to top-ranked...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club Feb. 2 Trapshooting Squad 1 — Jeff Will, 24; Tony Sinibaldi, 24. Squad 2 — Tony...
Eighth-grade boys Selinsgrove 52, Bloomsburg 17 Top scorers: Bloomsburg — Ben Mottern, 10. Selinsgrove — R....
BASEBALL National League PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Designated RHP Trevor Kelley for assignment. Claimed RHP Reggie...
ATHENS, Ohio — Bloomsburg University suffered its third consecutive loss, dropping to Ohio University, 28-9, in college...
Eastern Conference Atlantic Division GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA Hartford 46 26 11 4 5 61 134 123 Hershey 48 28 15 2 3...
Feb. 24-March 2 — NFL scouting combine, Indianapolis. Feb. 25 — First day for clubs to designate franchise or...
Feb. 6 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST). Feb. 14-16 — All-Star weekend, Chicago. April 15 — Regular season ends. April...
Feb. 4-6 — Owners meetings, Orlando, Florida. Feb. 4-21 — Salary arbitration hearings, Phoenix. Feb. 11 — Voluntary...
Feb. 15 — NHL Stadium Series: Los Angeles Kings at Colorado Avalanche, Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. Feb...
 
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DEAR ABBY: Our 24-year-old grandson “Raffy,” a college grad from a respected technical institution, couldn’t find a job...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are compassionate, freedom-loving and active. You are optimistic, and many of you are...
 
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NEW YORK — In the real world, political primaries are looming, impeachment is ongoing and heavy news never seems to...

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... daughter of Steve and Lindsey McAnnaney, West Milton, will turn 9 Thursday. Grandparents are Bob and Valerie...
... son of Jake and Jeannie Spencer, Shickshinny, turned 11 on Jan. 20. Grandparents are Arif and Betty Spencer,...
... daughter of Beth and Robert Yuhas, Bloomsburg, turned 9 on Jan. 29. Grandparents are Bill and Joanne McGinley,...
... son of Sara and Brian Boyce, New Freedom, will be 7 Tuesday. Grandparents are Chuck and Lisa Hagemeyer,...
... son of Ed and Jamie Lowry, Bloomsburg, will turn 4 Tuesday. Grandparents are Annmarie and Gene Minnick Sr.,...
... son of Stephen and Kimberly Ridall, Nescopeck, will turn 11 on Friday. Grandparents are Rebecca and Duane Hrinda,...
... daughter of Andrew and Crystal Gajkowski, San Antonio, Texas, turned 12 on Sunday. Her grandparents are Ron and...
... son of Dr. David and Linda Naugle, Hazleton, will be 10 years old Wednesday. Grandparents are Rose Naugle, Berwick...
... son of Jeremiah and Rebecca Jacobs, Bloomsburg, will turn 10 Tuesday. Grandparents are Roger and Charlotte Jacobs,...
... son of Kristin and Bruce Schlichter, Bloomsburg, will turn 12 Wednesday. His grandparents are John and Sue Johnson...
... daughter of Ryan and Danielle Parker, Berwick, will turn 7 on Saturday. Grandparents are Doug and Patti Evans,...
... son of Mark and Nicole Williams, Bloomsburg, turns 6 today. Grandparents are Wade and Bonita Hampton, Catawissa,...
... daughter of Dale and Kerry Wargo, Catawissa, turned 11 years old on Feb. 1. She is the granddaughter of the late...
It can spread person to person, even if someone is showing no symptoms. The next in line can continue to pass it on....
Q. I have essential high blood pressure, which means my pressure goes up and down without any discernible reason. One...
DEAR DR. ROACH: On my mother’s side of the family, all four sisters out of seven children were diagnosed with cancer...
 
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