January 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

2005 Elk Lake Grad Dies in Fiery Crash

State police are continuing their investigation into a fatal four-vehicle collision along Route 3004 at its intersection with Route 29 in Springville Township that occurred on the afternoon of Jan. 2.  More...

Birds of a Feather

Songbirds wait their turn at a feeder Wednesday where they find shelter from frigid, blustery winds that at times made it difficult for them to land. More...

Special Sections

Police Blotter

POLICE BLOTTER

Editor’s Note: If you have additional information about any of the investigations listed below, contact the Pennsylvania State Police barracks at the following telephone numbers: Towanda, 570-265-2186; Tunkhannock, 570-836-2141; Gibson, 570- 46 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Towanda   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Jacob and Sarah L. Gorman to Sarah L. Gorman in Athens Borough, First Ward for $1 on Dec. 10.  More...

–Bradford County Sentencing and Pleas–

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel Barrett reported that the following persons recently were sentenced, entered guilty pleas or placed in the ARD Program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:  Sentencings  More...

Letters

“It Ain’t Gonna Be Pretty”

Editor:  Several dairy farmers have asked me the question, “Will the plummeting milk prices paid to dairy farmers drop to the 2009 level?” While the declining milk prices will play havoc with many dairy farmers, there certainly is no More...

Lifestyles

Dimock

Our college students have returned home for their Christmas vacation. Tyler Williams graduated from Temple University with a degree in civil engineering. More...

Terrytown

So, by now everyone has endured the holidays safely and is back to their regular routines. We are getting rested up from all the outings and excitement of family fun. More...

Rushville

Fred and Donna Harding brought Millie Giberson for a visit to friends and family in Forkston recently. They stopped in to see Ron and Pat Vermeulen, Don and Ferne Aitken and Alice Denison. More...

Sports

Rams Roll to Repeat Title

Claim Five Individual Crowns

Buoyed by five individual champions, the Wyalusing Valley wrestling team successfully defended its Tunkhannock Kiwanis Tournament title on Dec. More...

Newcomer Added Spice to Tourney

A very strong team from Cranford, NJ, making its first appearance, took home three individual titles from the Tunkhannock Kiwanis Tournament on Dec. More...

Lady Rams Extend Streak

Skein Includes Two OT Thrillers

The Wyalusing Valley girls’ basketball team extended its winning streak to nine games, including a pair of thrilling overtime victories.  Wyalusing, which lost its first two games of the season, improved to 9-2, overall, and 5-0 in the lea More...

Wyalusing–Laceyville Officials React to DUI

WYALUSING TERMINATES POLICE CONTRACT; LACEYVILLE SUSPENDS CHIEF OF POLICE

In the wake of a Dec. More...

Vehicles Burglarized in Wyalusing

State police are investigating an act of theft in which four vehicles were broken into while parked in the rear lot of the Wyalusing Hotel.  More...

Foster Refuses to Resign Following Ethics Violations

Following an investigation that deemed him guilty of a number of ethics violations by the Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission, Wysox Township Supervisor and Road Master Gary Foster has refused to resign from the board, according to Township Board of More...

Wyoming Co. DA Warns Of Electric Bill Scams

Wyoming County District Attorney Jeff Mitchell is advising residents and business owners of a scam involving electric bill payments.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Verne Lott - 2017-12-14
Catherine Gregory - 2017-12-14
Ceejay Smith - 2017-12-14
Charles Keeney - 2017-12-14
Martha Wildrick - 2017-12-14

Local News

Snyder Named Wyalusing Council Vice President

Members of the Wyalusing Borough Council agreed unanimously Monday night to confirm Scott Snyder as council vice president. More...

Wyalusing Township Holds Reorganization Meeting

The Wyalusing Township Supervisors met Monday evening to conduct a reorganization meeting concerning the nomination of several board members and adopting and approving contracts and benefits for township employees, as well as re-appointing a member t More...

Susquehanna Co. Commissioners Adopt Budget, Sign for Services

At their final meeting of 2014 on Dec. 24, the Susquehanna County Commissioners approved the budget for the upcoming year at just under $29 million without discussion. More...

Opinion

Electric Power: A Retail System Like No Other

The Panda Liberty Power Plant, which, when running at full capacity, will generate 829 megawatts of electricity, is on schedule to do just that in March of next year. More...

Don't Blame OPEC For These Gas Price Increases

Just when we were actually starting to enjoy driving by the local Dandy Mini Mart and seeing that the price of gasoline had dropped another nickel or so since the last time we filled up, along comes the State of Pennsylvania and spoils everything.&nb More...

Political Cartoon

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Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Welcome to our first issue of 2015 and what a perfect time it is to curl up next to a welcoming woodstove and read your favorite newspaper.  * * *  More...

The Bugle Calls

This is the latest installment in a series of profiles of members of the 141st Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment, which was comprised of men from Bradford County who fought in the Civil War.  More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area over the last 20 years or more.

Wyalusing Borough Council 45 Years Ago   More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

So, we made it into a new year, most amazing, what with all of the killings about this old world, death now appears to be just another part of our daily news.  More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

An Epiphany Meditation: “What other reward can God give to those who seek Him, if not to let Himself be found?”  More...

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