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It’s Finally Over: 2016 Election Results

Bradford County — BY CAIN CHAMBERLIN — MORE THAN 69 PERCENT OF REGISTERED VOTERS CAST BALLOTS More...

Foundation Repairs Begin at Oldest House

Subcontactors working with Ganz Construction, the general contractors doing the foundation repairs at The Oldest House in Laceyville, began shoring up the house itself ahead of the dismantling and re 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...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY  Deed Transfers   Blair N. and Karissa N. Bennett, fka Karissa N. Shedden, to Timothy A. and Jessica L. Hiscoe in Troy Township for $122,900 on Oct. 25.  More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

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

Lifestyles

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Join us for our “Escape the Madness” craft sale on Nov. 25, Black Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. We have invited a few local artisans to come and sell their wares to you, as well as some great baked goods for sale. More...

Guthrie to Host Cancer Vigil

Guthrie will host a “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer” vigil on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 5:30 p.m. at the Best Western, 255 Spring Street in Sayre. More...

Bible Study Meets in Wysox

Identity Check. Like our fingerprints, no two people are the same, and there are no mistakes. God created every person for a purpose, and our quest in life is to discover what that is. Begin your journey. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Towanda Lions Club Schedules 32nd Annual Holiday Bazaar

On Saturday, Nov. 12, the Towanda Lions Club will hold its 32nd annual Holiday Bazaar at the Towanda Jr./Sr. High School. The bazaar will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   More...

Tickets on Sale for Children’s Christmas Tea

The ninth annual Christmas Tea Party will be held on Sunday, Nov. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

BASKET RAFFLES

The Stevensville Community Club is planning an extra special Basket Raffle for Nov. 9, 10, 11 and 12. This year there will also be a separate Party Cart raffle with drawing being held just before the basket raffle, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m. More...

BENEFITS

Cancer Benefit for Beth Allen, Sunday, Nov. 27, noon to 5 p.m. at Towanda American Legion, 912 Main St. Spaghetti dinner, salad, bread, dessert for $8, adults; children, 5 to 12, $5; under 5, free. More...

BREAKFASTS

Hunters’ Breakfast, Sunday, Nov. 27, 8 a.m. to noon at Northeast Bradford Memorial VFW 6824 on Haigh’s Pond Road. More...

Worship

IT’S IN THE BOOK

So with a new leader for our nation, it is a good time to review some basics. Yes, very basic. Our God did not set up those ten commandments to punish us or to annul the joy of living. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Last Sunday’s scripture was most of the book of Jonah. Surely all of us have heard of Jonah and how he was swallowed by the whale. More...

Parish Holds Service of Light

A tradition at SS Peter and Paul Church in Towanda each year is a Memorial Mass and Service of Light. The Mass is offered for those members of the parish who died during the year. More...

Borough Giving $10K to Museum

By a unanimous vote Monday night, the Wyalusing Borough Council agreed to pledge $10,000 to the Wyalusing Valley Museum’s Move to Main Street project.  More...

‘Trump’eters Rejoice

In an astonishing upset, Republican presidential candidate Donald J. More...

Wysox Address Change to Establish Community Identity

PROPOSED 2017 BUDGET ADVERTISED

In order to establish “community identity” in accordance with its new comprehensive plan, the Wysox Township Board of Supervisors has applied for a community address change through the U. S. Postal Service.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mabel Brotzman - 2017-08-17
Vicki Ruhf - 2017-08-17
George Wilmarth, Sr. - 2017-08-17
Charles Otto - 2017-08-17
Carl Woznicki - 2017-08-17
Janice Solowiej - 2017-08-17
Carl Thomas Woznicki - 2017-08-10

Local News

VFW Auxiliary Visits NEB Elementary First Graders

The VFW Auxiliary Unit 6824 presented a Veterans’ Day program to the students of Northeast Bradford Elementary School recently. Appearing in the photo are first grade students of Mrs. Kerry Altieri’s class. Shown in the back row, from left, are Rep. More...

VFW Auxiliary Holds Veterans’ Day Program at NRCS

Members of VFW Auxiliary 6824 recently held a Veterans’ Day program at North Rome Christian School. Pictured in the back row are, from left, Rep. More...

‘Fractured Election’ Coming to New Albany

If you think the craziest election in American history is a thing of the past, stop by the New Albany Volunteer Fire Department’s Social Hall and take in a comedy the fire company is staging, starting this weekend, and you’ll quickly disc More...

Opinion

The Deplorables Have Spoken

Hillary Clinton’s significant campaign blunder, where she called Trump supporters a basket of deplorables—conjuring up images of illiterate, tobacco spitting, pickup driving, gun toting, banjo picking, redneck hillbillies—may have b More...

The More Time We Save, the Busier We Are

Peace at last—but not for long. More...

Seniors

WVHS Class of 1966 Celebrates 50 Year Reunion

The Wyalusing Valley High School Class of 1966 gathered at the Towanda Rod and Gun Club on Saturday, Aug. More...

Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Pam Price. The only person to correctly guess Pam’s eyes was her granddaughter, Grace Smith.  * * *  More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: I read that Cher said earlier this year that if Donald Trump is elected she’s moving to Jupiter. More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area over the last 20 years or more.   More...

Sports

Elk Lake Bridesmaids Again

Tiebreaker Denies Team State Title; Johns Medals

For the third time in the last four years, the Elk Lake girls’ cross country team finished second in the team results at the PIAA championships in Hershey.  Led by four-time state medalist Justine Johns, the Lady Warriors very nearly wrest More...

Panther Runners Medal

Northeast Bradford’s Casey Ellis and Garret Smith closed out their high school cross country careers with PIAA medals in Hershey on Nov. More...

WVHS Harriers Impress in Debut

Corson, Patton Shine in Hershey

After a year without a state qualifier, Wyalusing Valley took two runners to Hershey for Saturday’s PIAA championships.  Junior Hannah Corson and freshman Alex Patton served notice they are worthy of a return trip with solid performances. More...

Education

Guthrie Towanda Memorial PCH Holds PEER Graduation

On Oct. 24, residents of the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Personal Care Home were honored at a graduation ceremony recognizing their commitment in meeting the training requirements to become members of the PEER project.  More...

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING BREAKFAST  MONDAY, NOV. 14  Breakfast pizza or Assorted whole grain cereal w/animal crackers, chilled juice and/or fruit, low-fat milk.  TUESDAY, NOV. More...

Head Start Recognizes Hunger Awareness Month

FACT: One in five U.S. kids don’t get the food they need. And while everyone knows that feeling of an empty stomach, many people can go to the refrigerator or cupboard and fill their tummy back up. For over 48 million people in the U.S. More...

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