April 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gas Service Pitched To Wyalusing Twp.

Representatives of the New York state-based gas company that will offer natural gas service to residents in parts of Susquehanna County by mid- to late summer made a presentation to Wyalusing Township’s board of supervisors Tuesday night. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Raymond Anderson - 2014-11-20
Martin Slabicki - 2014-11-27
Patrick Blow - 2014-11-27
Tammy Myers - 2014-11-27
Raymond Anderson - 2014-11-27

Local News

PennDOT to Wyalusing: Repeat—‘No Rt. 706 Bypass’

It was déjà vu for the Wyalusing Borough Council at Monday night’s meeting, where a letter from PennDOT repeated its 2008 denial to a request from Wyalusing regarding the construction of a Route 706 bypass. More...

Skid Steer is Pretty in Pink

Three-year-old Haidyn Watson of Columbia Cross Roads was delighted when her grandparents, Karen and Gavin Watson, purchased a one-of-kind pink skid steer from a South Dakota manufacturer to raise awa More...

Cancer Prevention Study Slated for Bradford County

This Friday, April 5, during Towanda’s First Friday, the Wyalusing Relay for Life will have a booth set up in the parking lot between the Citizens and Northern Bank and the First Liberty Bank to start promoting the Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CP More...

Letters

Rushville

Happy birthday to Matt Mosier on April 9. The annual Easter egg hunt was held at the pond and pavilion of Paul Bennett on Saturday, March 30. Hamburgers and hot dogs, salads and other goodies were enjoyed by all. More...

Nimble

Saturday afternoon callers of Wally, Cindy and Hailey Farr were Randi Farr and friend Celester, Crystalynn and Gracie Richter and Paul Hibbard. On Easter Sunday, their dinner guests were Randi Farr and Jim Tinna. More...

Jenningsville

Many people enjoyed the lovely weather on Saturday, which made everyone thinking spring. More...

Columns

Reflections of nature

Just as Easter is a time of new beginnings, the winter woods are also a time of new beginnings. This change from winter woods to spring woods is so gradual that the awakening will go unnoticed until completely changed. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Will Payton. We had no correct guess. * * * More...

JUST ASK ALICE

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

DEAR ALICE: I cheated on my income tax this year and actually owe the government $2,000. I’m starting to feel guilty now and can’t sleep at night. Any suggestions? More...

Worship

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

Happy Easter. This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad. Easter is the great celebration of victory of life over death. Welcome to our church family: Ike Brown, Alice Berger, Barbara Jo Fenton and Zoe Pickett. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

The Easter egg sale was a great success once again. They seemed to sell out quite fast this year and we were able to raise $2,500. This money will be used toward future projects. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that He was buried, that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that He appeared to Cephas, and More...

Police Issues Dominate Laceyville Council Meeting

Jaws dropped at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Laceyville Borough Council when Laceyville area resident Brett Shoemaker told council about how he had witnessed an incident where Scott Perry, who was Laceyville’s assistant chief of police More...

Pipeline Permit Issued

A public notice recently issued by the Army Corps of Engineers confirms that a permit has been issued to the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company to construct loops 317, 319, 321 and 323 as part of what’s known as the 300 Line, an expansion project i More...

Stocking Wyalusing Creek

Despite chilly temperatures and fickle weather, Pam Eshbaugh of New Milford appears to enjoy stocking trout for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission on the Wyalusing Creek East Branch in Susqueh More...

Drug Bust Spans Wyoming, Sullivan Counties

Twenty-eight defendants were rounded up Tuesday morning during a countywide drug bust that targeted street level and mid level dealers of heroin, methamphetamine and bath salts. More...

Police Blotter

POLICE BLOTTER

Police Seeking Tips State police at Towanda are seeking helpful information concerning the following three crimes and can be reached at 570-265- 2186. 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

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers More...

Opinion

Pennywise and Pound Foolish in Laceyville

From my experience over the years, residents of small towns generally don’t care much for their town cops. More...

Can Natural Gas Distribution Parallel Responsible Growth?

There are some weeks when I would like to write about anything other than natural gas and its impact on the region. And more than a few people have told me that they get tired of reading about it. More...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Letters to the Editor must be signed and include the writer’s address and phone number. Phone numbers will not be published. Names will only be withheld under extraordinary circumstances at the discretion of the editor. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Visitors Bureau Introduces New Annual Calendar of Events

The Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau has released its first annual Calendar of Events booklet. The booklet replaces the bureau’s spring-summer and fall-winter events brochures. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Story hour in the month of April is extremely lucky to have a guest reader for the following weeks: April 5 we have Linda Melfi doing Spring; April 12 we have Dawn Repsher doing Farm (with a special guest star in the form of a baby goat); April 19 we More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Barbecues Chicken Barbecue, Laceyville Goodwill Fire Company on April 7, starting at 11 a.m. R9- 6c/S10-5c Relay for Life Chicken Barbecue on April 6 at Penmart, Rt. 6, Wyalusing. $5/half. R11- 4p/S12-3p More...

Sports

WVHS Grad Third in Triple Jump

Kaitlyn Faulkner, a Wyalusing Valley graduate and member of the Grace College track team, finished third in the triple jump with a distance of 9.59 meters during the Goshen Invitational on March 29. More...

Lady Rams Open Season

Fall to Powerhouses Williamsport, Valley View

Williamsport’s Alexis Bower recorded 13 strikeouts and belted a three-run home run to lead the Lady Millionaires to a 10-0 six-inning victory over Wyalusing Valley at Elm Park on March 28. More...

Father, Daughter and Trout Equal a Fun Day

Darren Garges and his daughter, Joy, were among a group of 20-plus people who helped the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission stock trout into the Wyalusing Creek East Branch on Monday, April 1. More...

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