Stories from Thursday, July 30, 2020

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Pair ordered to pay $256G after Danville homes burned
DANVILLE — A Danville woman who took part in a hazardous methamphetamine-making process that led to an explosion and...
Donations made project possible
SHICKSHINNY-MOCANAQUA BRIDGE — When Brian Gallagher saw the American flags flying on the bridge here were tattered, he...
Fairgrounds cancellations costing $220G
BLOOMSBURG — The cancellation of this year’s Bloomsburg Fair will cost the town dearly — about $220,000, officials...
Motorist was allegedly high in Scott Township
SCOTT TWP. — A driver who was high on marijuana hit a guard rail near the Sunoco 7-Eleven, then told police he was...
DANVILLE — A former manager at Super 8 motel convicted of sexually accosting one of his housecleaning employees was...

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1956: President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a measure making “In God We Trust” the national motto, replacing “E...
• Actress Jaime Pressly, 43. • Actor Terry Crews, 52. • Actress Vivica A. Fox, 56. • Actress Lisa Kudrow, 57...
Y ON THE FLY: 8 a.m., Salem Elementary, 810 E. 10th St., Berwick, free Circuit Scramble. FREE GRAB-AND-GO MEAL: 4-5 p....
Feds to pull back in Portland PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal agents who have clashed with protesters here will begin a...
• Catawissa Township supervisors propose to adopt an ordinance that sets weight limits of 10 tons on some township...
Bodies found in pickup LANCASTER (AP) — Authorities say a suspect is being sought in the deaths of two men found in a...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-12-28-29-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-2; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-3-4; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-3-3...
 
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Southern Columbia’s school board is seeking a new director after Brenda Creasy recently stepped down from the board....
HARRISBURG — PennDOT is seeking motorists’ input on traffic safety and driving behaviors through its annual online...
Property owner cited over waste BLOOMSBURG — Town code enforcers issued four citations against a property owner for...
VALLEY TWP. — A state trooper searching for insurance information in a crash victim’s glove compartment found a...

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Lead optician at Finnegan’s Eye Care
Kellie Ann Norquest, 54, of Danville passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville....
LOS ANGELES (AP) —When DeWalt Mix lost his prosthetic leg while paddle-boarding off the coast of Long Beach, the local...
Tool, die maker lived for competitive shooting
Glen V. (Sandy) LeVan, 86, of Catawissa went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at Geisinger Medical Center...
Worked at truck stop near Berwick
Harrison L. Phillips Jr., 76, formerly of Old Tioga Turnpike, died Monday, July 27, 2020, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday it will reject new applications and shorten renewal periods for an...
Arrangements to be announced
Rebecca A. (Kingsbury) Vick, 61, of Las Vegas, Nev., and formerly of Stillwater, died July 13, 2020. She was a...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) —Contractors believe they may be able to remove one of the two victims still in the debris of the...
Arrangements to be announced
MaryAlice Brooker, 80, of rural Benton (Sugarloaf Township), died Wednesday morning, July 29, 2020, at her home....

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Luzerne County on Wednesday became the latest in the region whose daily count of newly confirmed coronavirus cases put...
BERWICK — Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties, 6850 Lows Road, Bloomsburg, has filed complaints against several...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) —A Tennessee state senator has been charged with stealing more than $600,000 in federal funds...

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WILMINGTON, Del. —Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden promised this week his economic agenda would combat long-...
HARRISBURG — A contact-tracing app downloaded by one-fifth of Ireland in 36 hours might undergo a pilot project in...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — As the world races to find a vaccine and a treatment for COVID-19, there is no antidote in sight for...
 
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LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — Two U.S. representatives introduced legislation Wednesday that would ban greyhound racing...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Tropical weather barreling toward Florida could delay this weekend’s planned return of the...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) —Comedian Andy Dick told a New Orleans news outlet Wednesday that he’s willing to return to the city...

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WASHINGTON (AP) —Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned Wednesday the viral epidemic is endangering the modest...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Four Big Tech CEOs — Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim...

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I write this knowing full well that there are those who know the discipline of history far better than I. But having...
War is not a game. But impressionable kids may not be able to tell the difference if the U.S. military continues its e-...
With the Bloomsburg Fair now canceled, one of the few events remaining that will bring an influx of people to the town...
The chief executives from the four largest tech companies are soon to settle into the hot seat for a landmark hearing...
“It is a real challenge in terms of trying to get the message to the public about what they can really do to protect...
 
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“Data from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton airport indicate all of our recent 90-degree days will make this month one of the...
President Donald Trump is painting a dystopian portrait of what Joe Biden’s America might look like, asserting crime...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Malik B, a rapper and founding member of The Roots, has died. He was 47. The group announced the...
 
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Amish Cook Editor Gloria is taking a needed few weeks off to bond with her new family member, Joshua David, who...
Was flavor worth S. Koreans’ 16-year wait?
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans have waited 16 long years for a savory, crispy bite that would satisfy their...
 
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COSTA MESA, Calif. —Defensive end Joey Bosa has agreed to a contact extension that will make him the highest-paid...
July 30
July 30, 1990 • Commissiner Fay Vincent forces George Steinbrenner to resign as general partner to the New York...
Today No events scheduled ———————————————Friday BASEBALL Senior RBI Bloomsburg at Sunbury/Norry..5:45 p.m....
The Links at Hemlock Creek WEDNESDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Pts. Patterson/Laubach 101 Deeter/Deeter 97 Krum/...
The Atlantic Coast Conference reworked its football schedule Wednesday to allow each team to play 11 games and to...
AUTO RACING 5:55 a.m. (Friday) ESPN2 — Formula One: Practice 1, Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, United Kingdom...
Feb. 9 — x-Busch Clash at DAYTONA (Erik Jones) Feb. 13 — x-Bluegreen Vacations Duel 1 at DAYTONA (Joey Logano) Feb....
Through July 26 1. Kevin Harvick, 763. 2. Brad Keselowski, 666. 3. Ryan Blaney, 663. 4. Denny Hamlin, 634. 5....
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg AYSO Region 504/UK International soccer camp for players ages 4-16 will be held from 5-8 p....

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The world’s biggest cosmetics companies have been selling a fairy tale: If your husband’s...
Restaurants, bars and other merchants struggling to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic are desperately...
Drivers are holding on to cars and trucks longer during the coronavirus pandemic. The average age of a vehicle on U.S...
 
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Give a child a box of crayons and a piece of paper, and ask for a flower, and you very likely will get a picture of a...
DEAR DR. ROACH: We have been hearing for quite a while about the health risks of obesity, and these have become of...
DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend of two years, “Kevin,” recently broke up with me. We’ve had problems about me lying to him or...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are a natural storyteller. You have an excellent chance to be successful in whatever you do...
 
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NEW YORK — Broadway seamstress Amy Micallef hasn’t put her talent on hold while theaters are shut. She’s been making...
NEW YORK (AP) — Randy Rainbow’s first book is very much about Randy Rainbow. St. Martin’s Press announced Wednesday...
 
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Mr. Conforti. Check in your history book and find out what happened after the Civil Rights Act was passed in 1954, what...

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