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Natural Gas Service Coming To Susquehanna County

At its public meeting on Sept. 27, the PA PUC approved Leatherstocking Gas Company, LLC’s (LGC) application 5-0. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Dale Sturdevant - 2014-11-13
Geraldine Mattocks - 2014-11-13
Elsie Fassett - 2014-11-13
Lee Shook - 2014-11-13
Rochelle Yeager - 2014-11-13

Local News

Rodgers Joins Laceyville Council

Karen Rodgers officially became a member of the Laceyville Borough Council Tuesday night when she was sworn into office by Mayor Ken Patton. Council voted last month to appoint Rodgers to fill a vacancy. More...

WVHS Homecoming is Oct. 12

Candidates for the 2012 Wyalusing Valley High School’s Homecoming Queen are pictured above and include (front row, left to right) Elizabeth Brookens, Claire Howard, Christina Hons and JoAnna Mc More...

Voter Registration Deadline Looms

ID Law Sidelined—For Now

Opponents of Pennsylvania’s controversial Voter ID Law breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday when a Commonwealth Court judge ruled that, while most of the legislation aimed at eliminating voter fraud would be upheld, votes cast by those without More...

Letters

Dimock

Harold Severcool has been in the hospital in Montrose. He is feeling better and we hope he will be able to return home this week. Don Bishop is a hospital patient, too, but we do not know which hospital. More...

Beaver Meadows

Tuesday, Jen Merring of Blakeslee and her mom, Jane McGee shopped in Wilkes-Barre and while there, had lunch at Panera Breads. Tim Grover of Rushboro visited his mom and dad, Dale and Debbie Grover Saturday afternoon. More...

Evergreen

Did you notice the sign that said, “Mom’s House” at the foot of New Albany Hill? It was directing guests to the home of Martine Kipp. Her son, Larry and Lois Kipp were married at the New Albany Baptist Church on Saturday. More...

Columns

Reflections Of Nature

When Mary Alice and I visit our son’s family in Arlington, Virginia, we often take walks around their neighborhood. On an unusually warm and sunny morning walk last winter, we noticed large brown seeds scattered on the sidewalk beneath a tree. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Wyoming County Commissioner Judy Kraft Mead. Unfortunately, nobody recognized them. * * * More...

JUST ASK ALICE

Alice Wickhammer of Jester Hill offers insight into your day-to-day traumas.

DEAR ALICE: A friend of yours recently told me that you’re quite a drinker. Is this true? —CURIOUS IN CANTON DEAR CUR: Tell my ex-friend to stop telling tales on me. More...

Sports

Warriors Score Early, Often

Canton converted two Wyalusing Valley turnovers into first-half touchdowns in a 44-13 rout of the Rams at Miller A. Moyer Athletic Field on Sept. 29. More...

Ram JVs Defeat Canton

Wyalusing Valley’s Justin Haley and Luke Jennings each ran for one touchdown and threw for another in a 26-7 junior varsity win over Canton at Peterson Stadium on Oct. 1. More...

Sports Calendar

BOYS’ SOCCER Oct. 4: Elk Lake at Montrose, 4:15 p.m. Oct. 9: Elk Lake at Blue Ridge, 4:15 p.m. CROSS COUNTRY Oct. 9: Wyalusing, Sayre at Wellsboro, 4 p.m.; Dunmore, Riverside at Elk Lake, 4:45 p.m. More...

Meshoppen Cats Not Poisoned

The Monday evening meeting of the Meshoppen Borough Council started with some bittersweet news. More...

New Street Banner Campaign Begins for Hometown Heroes

Wyalusing’s Kelly Bradley is once again heading a program that will bring banners featuring photos of Bradford County’s veterans—from the Civil War to the present day—to the streets of Towanda. More...

Supervisors Reveal Pointed Prank

Screws in Road Raises Questions, Concerns

After conducting routine business concerning bills and payroll, approving a transfer of state allocations to the Firemen’s Relief Fund, assuring that the township’s pension plan is in good condition, and updating those in attendance at th More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

(Note: In DUI prosecutions in Pennsylvania, the intoxication rate for non-commercial drivers is a blood-alcohol content (BAC) of .08. For a commercial driver (truck, bus, etc.) the legal rate is .04. More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

Deed Transfers Jeffrey R., Sr. and Irene Myers to Sean and Rita Horner in Herrick Township for $160,000 on Sept. 18. Daniel J. and Janice Barrett to NJR Properties in Athens Borough, First Ward for $20,000 on Sept. 18. More...

Opinion

Local? Independent? Really?

I think that most people who enjoy what they do for a living are happy to hear compliments about the products produced by the company for which they work. More...

With Wyalusing Borough Council, It’s a Family Tradition of Service

Here’s something unique about the current Wyalusing Borough Council that likely few other municipal boards share: Virtually every member of Wyalusing’s council grew up in a household where a family member was a public servant. More...

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Dining and Entertainment

Missoula Children’s Theatre Coming to Sayre

An audition will be held for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) production of “Beauty Lou and the Country Beast,” Monday, Oct. 8 at the Sayre Theatre in Sayre, from 4 to 6 p.m. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Barbecues

Chicken Barbecue, Stevensville Auto Body, Saturday, Oct. 6. Ready about 11:30 a.m. R40p More...

Benefits

Pig Roast, benefit for Ed Felter, Wilmot Fire Hall on Saturday, Oct. 20, serving starts at 4 p.m. $8 per plate. Take-outs available. 50/50 raffle, basket raffle. BYOB. More...

Breakfasts

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. All you can eat: pancakes, ham, sausage, eggs, coffee, orange juice and real maple syrup. Adults, $7; children to 12 years, $3; preschool, free. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe,” (Proverbs 29:25). Here is an interesting quote from the Bible’s wisdom literature, especially considering the times in which we are living. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

In this week’s gospel from St. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Governments in one form or another are absolutely necessary. More...

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