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Dandy Seeks Liquor License

WYSOX TWP. SUPERVISORS TO MAKE DECISION DEC. 3

Randy Williams, owner of Dandy Mini Marts, Inc., has an array of plans in mind and a vision for the historic building located at the intersection of U.S. Route 6 and State Route 187 in Wysox Township.  More...

Change Coming to Wyoming Co. Courts

The office of Magisterial District Judge David Plummer (District Court 44-3-01) along Route 107 in Factoryville will be moving to Tunkhannock as of Dec. 11, phasing out one of three magisterial district courts in Wyoming County.  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...

Crime and Courts

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

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

Seniors

Wyalusing Legion Commander Visits Veterans

Commander Jason Nowland of the American Legion Post 534 in Wyalusing visited with residents at the Wyalusing Valley Personal Care Home for Veterans Day. More...

Towanda Area Senior Citizens Meet

The Nov. 5 meeting of the Towanda Area Senior Citizens was called to order by President Bob Whipple, with 30 members present. More...

Dining and Entertainment

SCENE 1 TAKE 3: A Holiday Affair, Cocktail Social and Auction

The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) returns with the third annual fundraiser of Scene One Take Three, A Holiday Affair, inspired by the old Hollywood holiday classics. Join them for a cocktail formal night of fundraising, food and fun. More...

Red Rose Diner to Host Route 6 Walker and Author

The Red Rose Diner will be hosting a visit by Ten Million Steps author and coast-to-coast U.S. Route 6 walker, Joe Hurley and his wife, Pat in Towanda, for a special ceremony on the morning of Nov. More...

Benefit Being Held for Bonavita Family

A local dairy farm family, the Bonavitas, needs your support. In recent months, two family members have passed away after prolonged illnesses, and another started treatment for cancer. In the past two years, two other family members passed away. More...

Worship

Soup Kitchen Receives Donation

A donation was presented to Seven Loaves Soup Kitchen in Tunkhannock recently. It was made on behalf of the Eastern Star, Regions 11-A, 11-B and 11-C. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

We closed last week with that old reminder for the new and the old Christian, that we have in this old body of ours two natures, our old nature inherited through Adam and our new nature dominated by the Holy Spirit, the third person of our trinity. More...

Breaking News - 11/20/2015 10:36 AM

Murder/Suicide in Wilmot Township  Free Access 

Police are investigating a reported murder that occurred along Ambrosius Road in Wilmot Township last night, Nov. 19 around 11 p.m.Hubert V. Daly, 53, New Albany reportedly entered the residence of Robert C. More...

HUGE STEP FORWARD FOR HEALTHCARE Guthrie Joins Mayo Clinic Care Network

Joseph Scopelliti, M.D., President and CEO of Guthrie, announced Tuesday morning that Guthrie has joined the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a national network of healthcare providers committed to better serving patients and their families through collabor More...

Fire Co. Holds Appreciation Dinner

It’s the evening when the Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department extends thanks to area residents who helped out at the summer celebration and also a time when honors are bestowed on some of the fire company’s top personnel.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Joan Banko - 2017-06-22
Leo Guiton - 2017-06-22

Local News

Sullivan County Fox Tests Positive for Rabies

A gray fox was observed near buildings on Route 220, Dushore, Cherry Township, in Sullivan County for several days. More...

Wyalusing Legion Post Hosts Annual Veterans Dinner

Visiting American Legion Post 534, one should take the time to peruse the dozens of photographs, relics and emblems neatly displayed on the walls that illustrate selfless acts of gallantry, sacrifice and valor of some living, but mostly departed vete More...

Fire Destroys Home in Monroe Borough

The cause of a fire that broke out at a residence along James Monroe Avenue (Route 220) in Monroe Borough on Tuesday evening, Nov. 17 around 7:10 p.m. has not yet been determined. More...

Columns

Keep ISIS Murderers Out of United States

I totally get it. The United States of America has a long and proud reputation of extending a warm welcome to the world’s downtrodden people. It’s who we are. It’s how we got here. We are all the offspring of immigrants. More...

What Will It Take to Bring Us Together?

Times of national crisis, with the exception of the Civil War, have historically brought Americans together. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Tracy Slater, owner of Split Endz salon in Laceyville. Melissa Nowland is the only caller who came up with Tracy’s name.  * * *  More...

Sports

Trophy Tradition Continues

33rd Bronze Helmet Dinner

The scene played out just as it has for the previous 32 years.  The Wyalusing Valley and Towanda head football coaches stand together at the front of a crowded room, holding a trophy between them.  After posing for photos, one of them walks More...

Looking Back at Fall Campaigns

In recent years, the transition period from the end of the fall sports seasons to the beginning of winter athletics has been somewhat extended.  This year, however, is different.  More...

Promising Bear Season Awaits State’s Hunters

A sizable black-bear population awaits hunters in the state’s bear season, which during recent years has been some of the best on record for Pennsylvania bear hunting.  More...

Education

Large Group Inducted into National Honor Society at WVHS

Wyalusing Valley High School inducted one of the largest groups on record into the Forscht Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) on Thursday evening, Nov. More...

Commissioners Meet on Veterans Day

Despite the Susquehanna County Courthouse and associated offices being closed on Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day, the commissioners held their regular meeting as scheduled with a very short agenda. More...

Sixth Graders Say ‘Thanks’ to Vets

Retired sixth grade teacher Lee Hulsizer hosted a lunch every year on Nov. 11 for area veterans during his many years at the Laceyville Elementary School. More...

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