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Two Brought Up on Charges for Infant Death in February  Free Access 

State police have released a report regarding a death investigation dating back to Feb. More...

Temp Zoning Officer To be Named in Wysox

SUPERVISORS SCHEDULE PUBLIC MEETING ON PROPERTY MAINTENANCE

Wysox Township resident Jack Dillman resigned just one week and a day after being appointed township zoning officer, which has led to the board of supervisors appointing a temporary officer until a permanent employee is hired. More...

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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, Wysox   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Lewis W., II and Cheryl Rae Morris to Cheryl Rae, Lewis, III and Maggie Morris, Maggie Morris, Trustee, Morris Family Real Estate Trust, in Towanda Township for $1 on May 19.  More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

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

Columns

A Heartfelt Thank You

The Wyalusing Borough Council’s June meeting started out as a fairly routine meeting for me as a reporter until Mayor Suky Burgess announced the winners of a street naming contest at the future housing development along Route 6 known as Wyalusi More...

Saying What We Mean—Sometimes Twice

Although my column logo is evidence to the contrary, I am not one to overplay the “skill” that is part of my surname. More...

Reflections of Nature

We humans have to put a name to everything. We can’t simply say, “You know the bush I mean, the one with the red berries,” because there are many bushes with red berries. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“The Sovereign Lord is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to tread on the heights,” (Habakkuk 3:19). The writer of this verse was in a difficult situation, along with his whole nation.  More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

We closed off last week’s discussion on our daily spiritual conflict with a reference to I Corinthians 10:13. Did you take time to check it out?  More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

This past Sunday was the Feast of Corpus Christi, or the Feast of the Body of Christ. As Catholic Christians, we believe that the bread and wine after consecration is not a symbol, but the body, blood, soul and divinity of Christ. More...

Breaking News - 6/17/2015 11:08 AM

Police Action Underway in Camptown  Free Access 

A police action involving close to a dozen officers is currently underway in Camptown at a residence formerly known as The Pines just outside Camptown on Route 706 toward Stevensville More...

Wysox Twp. Supervisors Appoint Temporary Zoning Officer

During a special meeting last night, June 10, Wysox Township Supervisors announced the hiring of Frank Hoffman to serve as temporary zoning officer until a permanent replacement is hired.Hoffman is the former township zoning officer who served for ov More...

Coroner Releases Additional Details About Rt. 6 Fatal Crash

Bradford County Coroner Thomas Carman has released more information regarding the two vehicle crash that occurred on Tuesday, June 9 at approximately noon along Route 6 in  Standing Stone Township.   More...

More Details Arise on Parents Charged with Homicide in Child’s Death  Free Access 

An investigation into the cause and manner of death regarding an 18-month-old female, who was taken to Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital on Feb. 23, led to the arrest of her parents, according to police reports and a criminal affidavit. More...

Fire Department Appoints New Chief

The Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department (WVVFD) has officially appointed a new fire chief and has also made several position changes within its Board of Directors.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Keith Gerhard, Jr. - 2017-09-21
Joyce Melan - 2017-09-21
Jeffrey Decker - 2017-09-21
Beverly Marlatt - 2017-09-21
Eva Wilbur - 2017-09-21
Jeffrey T. Decker - 2017-09-21

Local News

Wyalusing Elementary Holds Fourth Annual Graduation

One-hundred-three Wyalusing   Valley Elementary School sixth graders were honored Thursday morning, June 4 in the school’s fourth annual graduation ceremony held at the nearby high school’s Layman Gymnasium.  More...

Wysox Man Killed in Rt. 6 Crash in Standing Stone

A Wysox man died at the scene following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon on Route 6 in Standing Stone Township.  According to reports issued by Bradford County Coroner Thomas Carman, Ivan Weaver, 79, died in the crash near Tracy Road.  More...

Little Meadows Getting New Fire Station

A ceremonial groundbreaking took place in Little Meadows on June 7 for the Little Meadows Volunteer Fire Company and Rescue Squad’s new building. More...

Letters

Remember Relay for Life This Saturday

Dear Editor:  Don’t forget this Saturday, June 13, is the Relay for Life at the Wyalusing High School track from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. This is a great community event. More...

Make a Positive Out of ‘Cat Crisis’

Editor:  I am writing to you concerning the mysterious “cat crisis.” I have been silent long enough, but after reading the recent article, I feel it’s time for me to stand up for what’s right.  More...

Wyalusing Nostalgia

Dear Editor:  I just read the letter from Lee Navle about yesteryear teachers, and being from Wyalusing, it brought back memories.  More...

Dining and Entertainment

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Our trend of having one of our board members contribute to the library’s column continues, and this week you’ll hear from our very own “Professor John,” John Harrison:  More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Barbecues  Chicken Barbecue on Sunday, June 14, at Dotti-Lou’s parking lot for Montana Cole, 10:30 a.m. until sold out to help with medical expenses.   More...

Sports

Springtime Alert–Do Not Disturb Young Wildlife

The leaves are green, the flowers are in bloom and, once again, a new generation of wildlife is making its arrival.  More...

Safety Tips for Using Fireworks

Schools have come to a close and summer is in full swing, bringing cookouts, pool parties and Fourth of July celebrations.  More...

Wildlife Partners Work Together on Susquehanna And Bradford County State Game Land Projects

For the past six years, the Susquehanna Branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) and the Wilson F.  More...

Education

Area Students Named to Dean’s Lists

Morrisville State   Morrisville State College recently announced the students who were named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2015 semester. More...

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