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Legislation Revived to Protect Gas Royalty Owners

In another effort to protect owners of natural gas royalty leases, Reps. 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

– Bradford County Sentencings and Pleas –

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett has updated the status of the following criminal cases:  Sentencings  More...

District Judges

Fred Wheaton, Wysox   More...

Courthouse Notes

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Phyllis M. Stevens, aka Phyllis Stevens,toMRDirt,Inc.in Asylum Township for $98,236.71 on June 9.  More...

Lifestyles

Senator Lisa Baker Announces Office Hours in Wyoming County

Senator Lisa Baker announced that Field Representative Tom Yoniski will be available for consultation from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. More...

21st Annual Bradford County Youth Field Day at Mt. Pisgah State Park

Kids need the outdoors, and the outdoors needs kids. On Saturday, Aug. 22, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mt. Pisgah State Park will host the 21st annual Bradford County Youth Field Day.  More...

Queen Victoria’s Court Holds Fashion Show

Queen Victoria’s Court presented a fashion show at The Elmhurst Country Club in Moscow to benefit The Arc on May 17. More...

Columns

Strange Bedfellows, Indeed

There’s probably no better example of the old adage about how politics makes for strange bedfellows than the aftershocks brought about by the 38,000-word edict on climate change Pope Francis issued on June 18.  More...

When More Stuff Isn’t That Important Anymore

Check out the horror stories from one of the most abused segments of our population— people 55 and older. People invest for decades into a retirement plan and, just like that, it all goes away. More...

Reflections of Nature

When taking a walk on a sunny morning with a gentle breeze blowing, one cannot help but think that everything in nature is serene. However, a recent picture sent to me by Scott Crandell of Mifflinburg shows that everything is not as it appears.  More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events

Bake Sales  The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 534 will hold a Bake Sale at the Family Fun Day, June 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the post home at 89 Bowling Alley Road. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Folks have asked me over the years, “Why is the U.S.A. not mentioned in Scripture?” It is true; our Bible mentions many old countries, but not us—and we are so big and important. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

The scripture for last Sunday was from Mark 4:35-41 and is the story of Jesus and the disciples crossing the Sea of Galilee at night. A storm comes up and disciples are afraid that they might drown.  More...

Education

Students Named to Bentley University’s 2015 Honors List

Bentley University President Gloria Cordes Larson, along with Dean of Business Roy (Chip) Wiggins and Dean of Arts and Sciences Daniel L. More...

AP Biology Students Release Brook Trout

The Montrose Area High School Advanced Placement Biology Class and their teacher, Mrs. Teri Evans, released nearly 50 fingerling brook trout into Fall Brook at Salt Springs Park in late May. More...

Scholarships Awarded by Lions

The Tunkhannock Lions Club recently awarded two scholarships to Tunkhannock High School seniors, Kelcy Vandorick and Elissa Stretch. More...

Breaking News - 6/26/2015 9:03 AM

Two Men Apprehended in Relation to Fulmer's Sporting Goods Store Burglary  Free Access 

Two Bradford County men have been apprehended for their alleged involvement in a burglary that occurred at Fulmer’s Sporting Goods in Wysox between the evening of May 24 and the morning of May 25, when 48 handguns were stolen.  More...

Man Arrested after Police Raid Camptown Meth Lab

A Camptown man was remanded to the Bradford County Correctional Facility in lieu of $50,000 bail following his arrest on June 17 at approximately 10 a.m. by a team of county and state drug enforcement officers.  More...

Wyoming-Sullivan Treatment Court Recognizes Three Graduates

“You have a choice to change your behavior, of what you think, say and do…and if you don’t choose to change, you’ll forever be in that vast darkness— an empty life of creating excuses and lying…”  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Robert Barth, III - 2017-10-19
Cornelia Krispin - 2017-10-19
Jean Van Dyke - 2017-10-19
Joann Hinkley - 2017-10-19
Marguerite Cobb - 2017-10-19

Local News

Infant Lexi Overfield Finally Comes Home

BENEFIT BEING HELD AT BLACK WALNUT LEGION TO ALLEVIATE OVERFIELD FAMILY EXPENSES

Spending every single day of the first six months of her life in hospitals, little Lexi Overfield was finally able to take the four-hour car ride from Philadelphia with her loving parents to see her home in Laceyville for the first time. More...

BSSTAAA Volunteers Honored at Annual Dinner

Volunteers who give of their time and talents for the Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga Area Agency on Aging (BSSTAAA) were recognized with food and festivities on June 19 at Elk Lake High School.  More...

Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault

Megan Clough, 29, Great Bend Township, was arraigned in district court on June 19, facing felony charges of institutional sexual assault. More...

Seniors

Wyalusing Personal Care Home Receives AED

Wyalusing Personal Care Home now has a new ability to save lives, thanks to the generosity of the Herrick Township Supervisors, who donated an automated external defibrillator (AED) package.  More...

Bernie Edsell Celebrates 90th Birthday

Rep. Tina Pickett was invited to present a citation honoring Bernard Edsell on his ninetieth birthday.  A celebration party was held on June 21 at the LeRaysville Community Hall that was packed with generations of family and many friends.  More...

VFW Auxiliary Honor Veterans

On June 20, the Warren Center Fire Company held their Field Days, which is their annual fundraising event. Judy Kisner and Marlene Green walked the parade route with the banner. Rep. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Dance-A-Thon to be Held Saturday in Wyalusing

For her senior project, Emily Mosher, who attends North Rome Christian School, chose to host a Dance-A-Thon event on Saturday, June 27 from 3 to 10 p.m. More...

Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau Now Accepting Grant Applications

The Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau (EMVB) has applications for 2015 Room Tax Grants available. Deadline for submission of the completed forms is Sept. 25, 2015.  More...

Over 400 Attend NRA Banquet

The Bradford Area Friends of the National Rifle Association (NRA) held their annual banquet on May 16 at Alparon Park, Troy.  Over 400 people attended, with a good time had by all.  The evening’s activities included silent auctions, b More...

Sports

Races Draw 175 During Ninth Annual Event

Damon S. Young Memorial Scholarship

Cool, overcast skies greeted 175 runners and walkers in Tunkhannock for the ninth Damon S. More...

The End Zone

“I enjoy working with kids and I like basketball.”  With those words, Brian Roehrig succinctly summed up why he sought out the Wyalusing Valley girls’ basketball head coaching position.  At its June 13 meeting, the Wyalusi More...

Annual Motorcycle Rally Honors Memory of Eric Latini

The Latini family regrettably closed the doors of their beloved business over the weekend, but Ernie’s Restaurant and Lounge in Stevensville certainly went out in fine style as dozens of patrons and bike enthusiasts lent their support by attend More...

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