Stories from Friday, July 31, 2020

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Catawissa woman, 27, jailed on drug-related charges
BLOOMSBURG — A 27-year-old woman with a long history of drug abuse and arrests hung herself in a shower stall in...
No injuries are reported in Briar Creek Township wreck
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A three-vehicle crash along Orange Street at Rittenhouse Mill Road here Thursday morning left no one...
BLOOMSBURG — People may mean well when they say “I don’t see color,” but the message Blacks and other people of color...
Suspect, 26, is locked up in Luzerne County after alleged ‘naughty’ chats
KINGSTON — A Millville-area man is locked up on charges he sought sex through online chats with someone he thought was...
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Bird Walk with Doug Gross: 8 a.m. to noon, meet at Park Office in Ricketts Glen State Park, 695 SR 487, Benton; you...
Trump floats election delay WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday floated the startling idea of...
• Danville posted its most recent Department of Community & Economic Development Municipal Annual Audit and...
Wolf denounces mask foe HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday denounced a Republican state lawmaker and opponent...
TREASURE HUNT: 20-21-24-26-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-5; WILD: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 8-5-3; WILD: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-4-...

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Mahoning Township supervisors unanimously approved the purchase of “body worn cameras” for its police department at...
Body pulled from river near W-B WILKES-BARRE — An unidentified dead man was pulled from the Susquehanna River...

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Berwick mechanic enjoyed NASCAR, football
Robert “Bobby” E. Cragle Jr., 39, of Berwick passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at Select Specialty Hospital,...
Area counties’ daily rate of newly confirmed coronavirus cases continued Thursday to subside from recent highs, and no...
Rural Benton woman enjoyed animals
MaryAlice (Youngberg) Brooker, 80, of rural Benton (Sugarloaf Township), died Wednesday morning, July 29, 2020, at her...
BLOOMSBURG — With the good health of the people in our community as by far the most important factor, The Exchange,...
Former adjunct BU prof served in Army
Charles “Chuck” David Lengle, 75, of Harrisburg, passed away Friday, July 17, 2020, at UPMC Pinnacle Community...
Man gets jail time for DUI accident DANVILLE — A Derry Township man involved in a crash while driving drunk last fall...
Matthew B. Szelistowski Mark Szelistowski and Jennifer Uspal of Danville are the parents of a son, Matthew Blake...
Arrangements in Saturday’s newspaper
Monica L. Diltz, age 62, 15 Kingsbury Dive, Benton (Central), died unexpectedly on Thursday, July 30, 2020, while...

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Day after day the US records record numbers of new corona virus cases. Penna. is experiencing an uptick. Some models...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —Jose Freire Interian was walking his dog near his Key West home when a neighbor began recording him...

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EDITOR’S NOTE: The Seattle Times on a judge ordering journalist to turn over unpublished content, including photos, to...
ROSE: We could all stand to be a little more like Brian Gallagher. When the Navy veteran saw the tattered state of the...
In this time of racial polarization and revisionist history, I feel compelled to share a few pieces of American history...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Below are excerpts from a column by Jamie Metzl, who served in the National Security Council and State...
A man hated his wife’s cat and decided to get rid of him by driving him 20 blocks from his home and leaving him at the...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The coronavirus pandemic sent the U.S. economy plunging by a record-shattering 32.9% annual rate last...
DEAR ABBY: My wife died unexpectedly two years ago, after 18 years of a happy marriage and two kids. While we are doing...
DEAR DR. ROACH: A recent column discussed shortness of breath on exercise. My aunt had this exact same scenario, and...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are reliable, conscientious and business-minded. You are successful in what you do. This...

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BLOOMSBURG —When college students return to Bloomsburg, they’ll have a new app to help screen them for symptoms of...
“Much of Pennsylvania is in need of moisture. There’s a chance for a few showers today, but probably none tomorrow. On...
 
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Fall sports scheduled to begin on time despite pandemic
The PIAA is moving forward with its plan to play high school sports in the fall — for now — the board of directors...
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has postponed this weekend’s scheduled series between Toronto and Philadelphia because...
Players, coaches kneel as NBA restarts season
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Black players were next to white players. Coaches from one team were next to their compatriots...
Injured in spring, NHL stars are ready to play
Seth Jones stood on his surgically repaired right ankle as his Blue Jackets teammates practiced and played without him...
 
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Defending champion Brooks Koepka matched his career best with an 8-under 62 on Thursday to take a one-...
July 31
July 31, 1990 • Nolan Ryan wins his 300th game as Texas beats the Brewers, 11-3. July 31, 2000 • Former Susquehanna...
Today BASEBALL Senior RBI Bloom. at Sunbury/Norry......5:45 p.m. Berwick at Williamsport........5:45 p.m.
Rolling Pines MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Week 9 — Front 9 Pts. ABL Graphics 194.5 Greg Bower Construction 189.5 T...
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL 6 a.m. FS2 — AFL: Brisbane at Essendon 3 a.m. (Saturday) FS1 — AFL: Sydney at St. Kilda...
Cup Series Sunday, Aug. 2 At New Hampshire Motor Speedway Loudon, N.H. Lap length: 1.058 miles (Car number in...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League St. Louis -140/+130 at Milwaukee at Atlanta -141/+131 New York at...
FedEx Invitational First Round Brooks Koepka 30-32—62 -8 Rickie Fowler 32-32—64 -6 Brendon Todd 34-30—64 -6 Sung...
BASEBALL Major League Baseball American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Activated LHP John Means from the 10-day IL....
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford has been named to The Manning Award Watch List, which includes 30...
July 31 1930 — Lou Gehrig drove in eight runs with a grand slam and two doubles, and the New York Yankees outlasted...
 
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NEW YORK — Two-time defending NL batting champion Christian Yelich has a long way to go if he wants a three-peat. The...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 3 1.750 _ _ 3-1 W-2 0-0 3-1 Tampa Bay 4 3.571 ½ _ 4-3 L-2 4-...
WASHINGTON — Michael A. Taylor’s second homer of the season helped the “visiting” Washington Nationals knock around...
MINNEAPOLIS — Cleveland's Shane Bieber tied the major league record for strikeouts in a pitcher's first two starts of...
ATLANTA — Max Fried retired Tampa Bay’s first 14 batters and combined with three relievers on a four-hitter as Atlanta...
DETROIT — Trevor Rosenthal pitched a scoreless ninth for his first save since 2017 and Kansas City beat Detroit,...
 
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NEW YORK — When historians look back on the top films at the box office in the summer of 2020, they may feel like they’...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tyson Foods says it plans to administer thousands of coronavirus tests per week at its U.S....

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