Stories from Monday, July 20, 2020

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System adding staff and hours to perform services delayed by virus
MAHONING TWP. — Geisinger is ramping up its hours of service to catch up with patient services postponed because of the...
Officials: Collapsing Bald Top may be ready to carry traffic by October
MAHONING TWP. — The first phase of a project to stabilize collapsing Bald Top Road is underway, and supervisors are...
Council considered disbanding overseer of town architecture
BLOOMSBURG — A move to disband the town’s historical review board stalled at a Town Council meeting last week, but it’s...
Man allegedly fled on foot from crash along I-80
VALLEY TWP. — A New Jersey man fled from police after his SUV crashed into an embankment, spun and landed on its driver...
Nescopeck teen with ag background to reign as 2020’s queen
A Central Columbia High School graduate was crowned as Bloomsburg Fair’s 2020 Queen on Saturday. Bryndil Lei Kemler,...
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Curbside Pickup Service: Bloomsburg Public Library; order items from your online account, phone 570-784-0883, or email...
1944: An attempt by a group of German officials to assassinate Adolf Hitler with a bomb failed as the explosion only...
• Dancer-singer-actress Julianne Hough, 32. • Supermodel Gisele Bundchen, 40. • Actor Omar Epps, 47. • Actress...
Cops: Car thief a 12-year-old NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware say a 12-year-old boy stole a pickup from a...
• Columbia County commissioners will submit an application to the state Community and Economic Development Department...
White supremacists protest WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — A small group of white supremacists staged a brief demonstration in a...
TREASURE HUNT: 08-11-15-21-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-9, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-5-1, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-0-...
 
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The parking sub-committee will meet today at 4 p.m., followed by the public safety committee on Tuesday at 9 a.m. All...
Person tested positive for COVID-19, fire chief says
MAHONING TWP. — The East End Fire Company social club was closed last week after someone there tested positive for...
DANVILLE — Two people broke into a skills machine at TJ Shooters here June 21, and left with over $4,000, police said...
MAHONING TWP. — Saturday’s scheduled Dumpster Day for township residents has been canceled, officials announced Sunday...

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Former nurse’s aide volunteered at GMC
Alice W. Cotner, 90, of Turbotville passed away Saturday, July 18, 2020, at Wolf Run Village, Hughesville. Born in...
Retired firefighter enjoyed raising animals
Winslow B. “Wes” Weston, age 89, of Bloomsburg passed away peacefully at home on Friday, April 24, 2020, surrounded by...
Employed 44 years by Wise Potato Chip Co.
Daniel Carson Belles, 63, of Reyburn passed peacefully on July 17, 2020, after a courageous fight against cancer with...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Samuel S. Williams Sr., age 77, of 193 Welliver Road, Danville died at 11 a.m. Friday, July 17, 2020, at ManorCare in...
FISHER — Jerry O., died May 19, 2020. Graveside Memorial Service to be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 25, 2020, in...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A coalition of states is following California’s lead in setting goals to jump-start a transition to...

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DEAR DR. ROACH: As a family physician, I must differ with you on your advice to the 71-year-old lady whose doctor...
A Luzerne County judge apparently attended a bar association golf outing while awaiting results of a coronavirus test,...
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for driving with a suspended license told officers he had found a license...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You have a stable personality. You are loyal and take your own responsibilities seriously. It’s...

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“I’m beginning to be a little concerned about the lack of rain. It isn’t the water table that’s a concern, but how dry...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jana Jumpp spends eight hours a day updating a spreadsheet — not for work, but a recent hobby: figuring...
 
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Athletes publicly call out league
NFL players are publicly pleading with the league to address several health and safety concerns on the eve of training...
First victory since 2018 Daytona
FORT WORTH, Texas — Austin Dillon stayed in front after a restart with two laps to go and beat rookie teammate Tyler...
SAN FRANCISCO — Months ago, before going into quarantine back home in the Dominican Republic, Johnny Cueto took pride...
DUBLIN, Ohio — Jon Rahm won the Memorial to join Seve Ballesteros as the only Spaniards to reach No. 1 in the world, a...
Danville competitor victorious on birthday
For the Press Enterprise GREENWOOD TWP. — The intense summer heat made for an exciting night of racing Saturday as the...
 
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Today in Sports History
July 20, 1990 • Nick Faldo and Greg Norman finish the second round at the British Open in a dead heat at 12-under par...
SELINSGROVE — Jordan Montes pitched a complete game and Berwick defeated Selinsgrove, 9-3, in Junior RBI baseball play...
Today BASEBALL Senior RBI Bloomsburg at Berwick........ 5:45 p.m. ——————————————— Tuesday BASEBALL Junior RBI...
BOWLING 8 p.m. FS1 — PBA: King of the Lanes 1, Bowlero Jupiter, Jupiter, Fla. 8 p.m. FS1 — PBA: King of the Lanes 2...
Williams Grove Speedway 410 sprints 1.) 57-Kyle Larson [5]; 2.) 39M-Anthony Macri [1]; 3.) 2M-Kerry Madsen [2]; 4...
BASEBALL National League ATLANTA BRAVES — Selected the contracts of RHP Josh Tomlin and INF Yonder Alonso from...
Tuesday — Last day to place a player on waivers for 45 days termination pay at the adjusted rate. Thursday — Opening...
Sunday At Texas Motor Speedway Fort Worth, Texas Lap length: 1.50 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (21)...
 
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DEAR ABBY: After using online dating for almost a year, I have met someone, and it’s getting serious. Problem is,...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Plans for the weeklong celebration of rock ’n’ roll icon Elvis Presley on the 43rd anniversary of...
 
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... daughter of Jeff and Amanda Stutzman, Berwick, will turn 2 Wednesday. Grandparents are Charles and Joni Anderson,...
... daughter of Eric and Melissa Benscoter, Bloomsburg, turned 4 on Sunday. She is the granddaughter of Charles and...
... daughter of Chad Lunger and Whitney Heydenreich, Danville, turned 2 on July 17. Grandparents are Carol Karns, Roger...
... son of Bryan and Lindsay Marcotte, Bloomsburg, will turn 5 Thursday. Grandparents are Len and Dee Zboray,...
... daughter of Michael and Julie Lang, Altoona, will turn 3 on Friday. Maisey’s grandparents are Dennis and Joyce...
... son of Ben and Kristen Diehl, Paxinos, is 5 years old today. Grandparents are Lenny and Anita Wasileski, Elysburg,...
... daughter of Christina and Joseph Meikrantz, will turn 10 Wednesday. She is the granddaughter of Robert and Lisa...
... daughter of Sarah Wilver and Scott Mottern, Bloomsburg, is 8 years old today. Grandparents are Anne and Peter...
... son of Mark Martz and Alyssa McCaffrey, Catawissa, will turn 6 Saturday. Grandparents are Tammy Martz, Catawissa;...
Who remembers these Gems? Everything is under control. We have 15 cases and soon there will be none. There’s that one...

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Maybe it’s not huge news these days that there will be another march on Saturday, to the State Capitol in Baton Rouge....
Time for accountability
When the governor or his appointees say some businesses must close during an emergency while others can stay open, the...
 
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