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Susquehanna County

OVERWHELMING VOTER TURNOUT OF REGISTERED REPUBLICANS

Susquehanna County saw record turnout for voters in this year’s primary election. More...

Local Veteran Leads Pledge at Trump Rally

When Wyalusing’s Larry White awoke on Saturday morning, April 23, he had no idea that in two days he would be a part of a well-attended rally for Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, not to mention being the person who would lead the group in r 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

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Wysox   More...

–Bradford County Sentencings and Pleas–

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons recently pleaded guilty, were sentenced or placed in the ARD Program in Bradford County Magisterial District Courts:  Sentencings  More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  David L. and Susan D. Robinson to David L. and Susan D. Robinson, Trustees of the Robinson Living Trust, in Monroe Township for $1 on April 11.  More...

Lifestyles

School Bus Inspections Slated for Summer

In the summer months, the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) engage in an annual school bus inspection campaign as required under the PA Vehicle Code. More...

WVHS Student Named Good Citizen by DAR

The Machwihilusing Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) met Wednesday, April 20, at the Wyalusing Hotel. There were eight members, one newly- verified pending member and six guests present.  More...

Machwihilusing Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution

The Machwihilusing Chapter of the NSDAR presented their Good Citizen Award to WVHS student Elizabeth Callahan. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Kilrush to Play Keystone Theatre

Back by popular demand after their acclaimed show at the Rialto Theatre in Canton last spring, the Bradford County Regional Arts Council and Century 21 Jackson Realty present Kilrush on May 7 at the Keystone Theatre. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

William and Lovey are truly enjoying the open windows with this nice weather. They love to sit and chatter at the birds and William literally jumped out of the window when a bird flew too close. Still laughing over that one.  More...

Area Agency on Aging Picnic Scheduled for June 23

The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. will hold its annual picnic on Thursday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Alparon Park in Troy. This will be the 41st year for the picnic. The theme will be “Christmas in June.”  More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events

ARTS  The Wyalusing Valley Elementary sixth grade students will be holding an art show on Thursday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.  BAKE SALES   More...

Worship

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

“It is not those who hear the law who are just in the sight of God; rather, those who observe the law will be justified,” (Rom. 2:13).  More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

The scripture last Sunday is a lesson that we can learn from day after day. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Therefore each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body. More...

Education

French Students Visit, Lend a Helping Hand in Wyalusing

Like most students who travel abroad, a group of teens from France flew thousands of miles to the United States in order to experience new scenery and culture. More...

North Rome Christian School Now Accepting Registrations

Registration at North Rome Christian School (NRCS) is open for new and interested students in the surrounding area for the 2016-2017 school year.  More...

Local Students Win Awards at Bloomsburg

Bloomsburg University (BU) of Pennsylvania’s Phi Beta Lambda Chapter earned second place as the Gold Seal Chapter Award of Merit, winning a total of 36 first-, second- and thirdplace awards from the Phi Beta Lambda State Competition in Harrisbu More...

Bradford County

TRUMP SWEEPS PRIMARY ELECTION

With more divisiveness than ever amongst GOP affiliates due to accusations of a rigged race for the party’s presidential nomination, Bradford County Republicans stayed true to their candidates, voting the elephant box across the board.  More...

Wyoming County

HALF OF REGISTERED VOTERS HIT THE POLLS

Almost 50 percent of the 15,931 voters registered in Wyoming County braved the unpredictable rainy weather on Tuesday and got to the polls. More...

Bomb Threat at Sullivan Co. High School

The Sullivan County High School was evacuated on Monday, April 26 just after 7 p.m. when school personnel found a bomb threat message.  The message, written on a bathroom stall, stated there was an explosive device in the school.  More...

McMicken PennDOT’s County Manager

As Tropical Storm Lee devastated Bradford County and the surrounding northeast region with colossal flooding in September of 2011, Jared McMicken recalls getting his first taste of what being in a top managerial position during a frenetic emergency s More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

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

Local News

Histand Farm & Home Celebrates 50 Years

Histand’s Farm and Home Service celebrated 50 years of service to the farming and residential community during their annual Open House on March 11 and 12.  More...

Gillett Man Acquitted of Rape Charges

A Bradford County jury recently found a Gillett man not guilty on all counts of sexual misconduct.  More...

Elk Lake Board Announces Year-End Activities

The Elk Lake school board met on April 20 to wrap-up school year activities. In principal’s reports, an extensive list of year-end activities was offered. Those include class trips and awards dinners. More...

Opinion

Boys will Be Boys, Girls Will Be Girls, No More

I often think about how my parents and grandparents would view current day America.  I’m sure they would love the advances we’ve made in technology and medicine, but I think they would flip their lids when comes to the social changes More...

Spending Billions to Be an Underpaid Executive

There is just too much money involved in American politics. The idea that anyone can grow up to be president has been abandoned by all but the most naïve. More...

In Awe of Anderson Field Dedication

Dear Editor:  I wanted to take a moment to express my overwhelming gratitude to all the people who made the dedication of Anderson field possible. More...

Columns

Seen N Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Bobbi Kilmer, president and CEO of Claverack in Wysox. Ticket winners were Debbie Allyn, Alice Allyn, Stacey Ammerman, Nathan Stoddard, Cynthia Aeppli and Hope Beebe.  * * *  More...

Reflections of Nature

I was in my office upstairs trying to think of something to write when Mary Alice yelled, “Bill, Bill, come quick.” The request sounded urgent, so I ran down the steps at break-neck speed. More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: My husband keeps mentioning how he’d love to have his breakfast served in bed. More...

Sports

WVHS Diamondmen Seeking NTL Victory

The Wyalusing Valley baseball team struggled through another difficult week, surrendering late leads in losses at Cowanesque Valley and Northeast Bradford and dropping a five-inning decision to Wellsboro at home.  Wyalusing fell to 1-8, overall, More...

Relay Wins at Lock Haven

The Wyalusing Valley boys’ 400 relay team of Tracey Brown, Luke Jennings, Collin Edsell and Derek Frederick finished first at the Bald Eagle Invitational at Lock Haven University on Friday, April 22.  Winning in a time of 44.60, the fourso More...

Lasagna Means Good Food and Great Track Action

I suddenly have a hankering for lasagna.  Fortunately for me, the 13th Wyalusing Lasagna Invitational track meet returns to Peterson Stadium Friday, starting at 3 p.m.  With 23 confirmed schools slated to field athletes, this could be one o More...

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