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Susquehanna County

Approximately 36 percent of Susquehanna County’s nearly 25,000 registered voters turned out to make their voices heard in the municipal elections. More...

Laceyville Begins Work on 2016 Borough Budget

In a meeting Tuesday night that included two closed-door executive sessions, each lasting approximately a half hour, the Laceyville Borough Council announced that it would hold a special workshop tonight, Thursday, Nov. More...

Scenes from Laceyville’s Main Street Halloween Parade  Free Access 

Laceyville’s Main Street was filled with an assortment of ghosts, goblins and all sorts of other creatures who were joined by their parents and others Saturday, Oct. 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, 570-465 More...

Students Explore Options In Health Care Careers

More than 300 students from Wyalusing, Montrose, Tunkhannock, Blue Ridge, Susquehanna, Mountain View, Elk Lake and Lackawanna Trail schools traveled to the Elk Lake campus on Nov. More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Wysox   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   More...

–Bradford County Sentencings and Pleas–

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...

Lifestyles

4-Hers Compete at PA State Junior Dairy Show

Thirty-five Susquehanna County Dairy 4-Hers recently traveled to the PA Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg to compete at the PA State Junior Dairy Show. More...

Halloween at PS Bank

Here’s a look at the staff at Wyalusing’s PS Bank decked out in the Halloween finest. They include: (kneeling) Colleen Radney. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Halloween Scenes from Around the Area

Life Imitates Art at Genesis Salon
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Students Visit Wyalusing’s Public Library

Mrs. Susan Kilmer’s and Mrs. Denise Schloder’s life skills classes from WVES trick or treated at PS Bank and the Wyalusing School administration office on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. More...

Celebrating Halloween

Preschool story class celebrated Halloween Friday, Oct. 30, with a Halloween Party at the Wyalusing Public Library. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light,” (I Peter 2:9). More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

The narrative for this past Sunday was about King Rehoboam and how he responded to the people and their requests to lighten their load that came from his father. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

So, we have learned that God is a spirit and they that worship Him must worship Him in spirit and in truth. Our God is certainly very creative in all that He has done and promises in the written word.  More...

Education

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING ELEMENTARY BREAKFAST MONDAY, NOV. 9 Breakfast pizza or Assorted whole grain cereal w/animal crackers, chilled juice and/or fruit, low-fat milk. TUESDAY, NOV. More...

Student Essay Contest Winners to be Announced

The Student Essay Contest is an annual event in which over 200 Bradford County students participate.  The awards for the Bradford County Republican Committee’s fourth annual Student Essay Contest will be presented on Nov. 6 at 5 p.m. More...

Bradford County

The voters spoke Tuesday, Nov. More...

Wyoming County

Of the nearly 16,200 registered voters in Wyoming County, just 5,468 or one-third of them cast ballots during Tuesday’s election. More...

Kilmer Appointed to Wyalusing Borough Council

The Wyalusing Borough Council voted Monday night to appoint Wyalusing businessman Josh Kilmer to serve out the remainder of former Councilman Gary Woodruff’s term, which ends on Dec. 31. More...

Suicide Awareness Committee Named in Susquehanna Co.

At their Oct. 28 meeting, the Susquehanna County Commissioners appointed fifteen people from various walks of life to the newly-formed Suicide Awareness Initiative (SAI), a follow up on a resolution they had passed in July of this year. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Larry Wayne Snyder - 2017-03-23
Timothy C. Ackley - 2017-03-23

Local News

Christmas Bazaar at St. Mary’s Parish Hall

Wyalusing’s Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish held its annual Christmas Bazaar on Sunday, Nov. 1 at St. More...

Wyalusing Museum Publishing Book of Historic Photographs

The Wyalusing Valley Museum has published a book containing 86 photos from the Wyalusing area that include views of the community dating from 1867 to the 1950s and 60s. The book is entitled: Wyalusing Valley Portraits, Our Place Our Past.  More...

Hairstylist’s Patrons Receive ‘Shear Style’

From the time she was a child, Melissa Nowland had dreamed of one day being a hairstylist with her own salon, but that aspiration was put on hiatus when she married and started a family.  More...

Opinion

Why Are Some of the PA Dairy Cooperatives Fighting HB 1265?

Guest Commentary

A Pennsylvania state legislator recently called to inform me that HB 1265 (House Bill in Harrisburg) was being held up, and the legislator wasn’t sure when a final vote would be taken on the proposed bill.  More...

Festival Not Just for Christmas Trees This Year

The annual Festival of Christmas Trees is no longer just for Christmas Trees. Once again, the Montrose Adult School is planning their annual silent auction fundraiser to be held at the beautiful Rosemont Inn. More...

Columns

Is The War on Drugs a Lost Cause?

The so-called War on Drugs, which dates back to the early 1970s and began as an effort started by the Nixon Administration to combat escalating illegal drug use by the nation’s youth, has cost the United States billions of dollars over the year More...

Radio Days: Analogies, Metaphors and Similes

Lately I’ve been spending more time than usual driving around, listening to those classic radio shows on Sirius XM. Can’t help it. More...

Reflections of Nature

When I was a youngster, my grandmother would come to our home for a visit and also to help my mother preserve fruits and vegetables for the winter months. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events

BARBECUES  Chicken Barbecue, Laceyville Goodwill Fire Company on Nov. 15. Ready around 11 a.m.  BASKET RAFFLES   More...

Sports

Elk Lake Boys Claim Title; Girls Second

Elk Lake’s boys’ cross country team claimed the District Two Class A championship on its home course on Saturday, Oct. 31.  Rain on the original scheduled race date—Wednesday, Oct. More...

Harriers Head to Hershey

Members of the Elk Lake and Northeast Bradford cross country teams will compete for PIAA Class A medals in the state championships at Hershey’s Parkview Course Saturday.  The Elk Lake girls’ team, who have brought home second place More...

Rams Fall Short In Bloomsburg

For the first time in eight years, Wyalusing Valley will not be represented at the PIAA cross country championships.  Mitchell Schools, the Rams’ best hope to earn a ticket to Hershey’s Parkview course, collapsed on course on the fin More...

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