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Edward Bustin to Fill Vacant County Commissioner Seat

Edward Bustin of Sayre has been appointed as Bradford County Commissioner to complete the term of Mark Smith. More...

Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce Prepares for Annual Auction

The Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce (GWCC) will be holding their 23rd annual auction this Saturday night, March 14 in the Tuscarora Wayne Room of the chamber building. 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...

Opinion

The Way I see It

Here I am, Monday afternoon, hammering out this week’s column aboard an eastbound Southwest Airlines 737. My wife, Nancy and I are heading home after 10 wonderful days with our family in Redding, CA. More...

‘Seussical’ Warms up Wyalusing Stage

The winter of our discontent has finally come to an end with the first true sign of spring in the Wyalusing Valley, blossoming near the Ides of March on the stage at the Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium.  More...

Governor’s Last Name Appropriate

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Coming Events  Free Access 

‘Seussical the Musical’ Begins Tonight at WVHS

  Photos by Cain Chamberlin A full cast photo of Seussical the Musical during dress rehearsal. The play March 14 at 7 p.m. in the Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium at the will be held Thursday and Friday, March 12 and 13 at 8 p.m. More...

Enjoy Everything Maple During Annual Maple Weekend Set for March 21 and 22

A weekend full of sweet treats and family fun is coming as area maple syrup producers invite the public to visit and explore during the Endless Mountains Maple Syrup Producers Association Annual Maple Weekend March 21 and 22.  More...

Health Screenings Coming to Wyalusing

Residents living in and around Wyalusing can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. The Wyalusing Community Corp. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law,” (Galatians 5:22-23). If we are in Christ, the very Spirit of God is in us. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Six months ago, a friend in Chicago sent me a picture of a fellow standing in front of his store window with the name Iseminger on it; was he related? I wrote, and the answer was yes; but how? More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

“The Trap of the Rich Man”  A Lenten meditation.  Pope Francis  More...

School Board Calls Out Harrisburg on Budget Woes

Governor Tom Wolf presented his proposed budget to the public on March 3.  More...

‘Seussical the Musical’ Comes to WVHS

  The cast of Seussical the Musical finishes their opening number during a p.m. and on Saturday, March 14 at 7 p.m. More...

Hummer Collides with Train in Ulster Township

A crash involving a gold 2005 Hummer and a train occurred in Ulster Township on Monday just before 12:30 p.m. at the Bridge Street railroad crossing.  Logan C. 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

Community Unites to Hold Benefit for Infant Lexi Overfield

After giving birth to two healthy children, Lloyd and Amanda Overfield of Laceyville had every reason to believe their third child would come into the world quite the same, without any complications or unforeseen hindrances.  More...

Chili Cook Off Judges Span Four Generations

Chili anyone?  For a rather modest price you can taste some truly ribsticking, stomach-warming concoctions this Sunday afternoon, March 15, at Wyalusing’s Grovedale Winery.  And the winner is?  More...

Fair Queen

Reigning Harford Fair Queen Laurren Whitney, New Milford, displayed the prize-winning apple peach blueberry crumb pie baked by Evie Goff for the very popular auction that raises money for Susquehanna More...

Letters

JUST ASK ALICE

Editor’s Note: Alice is vacationing this week and in her absence we are resurrecting one of her previously published columns.  DEAR ALICE: There’s this woman in the office where I work that I would just love to ask out on a date. More...

Seniors

Nimble

Happy birthday wishes to Brently Howell, who has a birthday on Sunday, March 16; to Emily Henning, who will be celebrating her 11th birthday on Monday, March 16 and to Philip Goodwin of Jenningsville, who has a birthday on Tuesday, March 17.  More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

Recently, Ellen Lacek, of Towanda, sent me an e-mail that prompted me to write this week’s article. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Karen Rodgers. Ticket winners were her husband, Richard Rodgers, Donna Sarnosky, Beth Tiffany and Eric Eberlin.  * * *  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’s Boys of Summer 1965 Here’s a look back at the Wyalusing Rams RTL Championship baseball team in 1965 which, according to information written on the back of the photo, won 12 of More...

Sports

2015 PIAA Wrestling Championships

Photos by Brent Trowbridge Wyalusing Valley’s Collin Edsell defeated Montoursville’s Keith Batkowski, 3-2, in the 138-pound consolation semifinal at the PIAA championships in Hershey on M More...

Twice as Sweet

WVHS Grapplers Edsell, Otis Claim State Medals

The goal of every wrestler who takes the mat at the PIAA championships is to stand atop the medal podium at Hershey’s Giant Center on Saturday afternoon.  More...

Kinney Retained as Grid Coach

The Wyalusing Area School Board voted to retain Frank Kinney as varsity head football coach at Monday’s meeting.  Kinney, a 1982 WVHS graduate of Wyalusing Valley High School and longt i m e assistant with the program, coached the final th More...

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