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Wilson Named Relay For Life Honorary Chair

While a doctor uttered what many would consider to be the most terrifying news of their lives, Matt Wilson took refuge in his profound faith, recalling a Bible verse he has always held dear.  “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean More...

Bradford County Earth Day Event Draws Hundreds

Milder temperatures and sunny skies made it the perfect day to celebrate and marvel at the beauty of our planet on Saturday, April 21, as hundreds gathered at the Bradford County Conservation District (BCCD) facility in Wysox for Earth Day activities 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

–Bradford County Sentencings & Pleas–

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported 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...

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Wysox   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Edward J.D. and Carol A. Sherwood to Edward J.D. Sherwood in South Creek Township for $1 on April 17.  More...

Letters

Donations Needed to Finish Veterans’ Park

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Gas Companies Purposefully Misled Leaseholders

Editor:  As a gas leaseholder, I appreciated your coverage of the Towanda High School royalty debate.  Initially, I was taken by Mr. Fine’s firework debate skills. More...

Putin is the Enemy

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Columns

Reflections of Nature

We humans have the ability to view twinkling stars from millions of light-years away; see clearly for miles if our sight isn’t obstructed and also distinguish a wide range of colors. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Maria Jampo, an employee at Genesis Salon. Ticket winners were Pat Smiley, Charlene Markish, Kathryn Mattern, Melissa Coates, Wendy Tinna, Dawn Camp, Cheyanna Camp, Julian Jampo and Julianne Susanj. More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: When my husband and I drove by your house recently, we noticed a grow lamp glowing in your window. My husband says you’re probably growing something to smoke. What say you?  More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

BLOOD DRIVE

Upcoming blood donation opportunities: Bradford County: Canton Tuesday, May 22 from 1:30-5:30 p.m. at the Pivot Physical Therapy, 298 W. South Ave.; Gillett from 2-6 p.m. More...

BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL

A Day of Bluegrass will be held on Saturday, July 14 at Grovedale Winery, noon to 10 p.m. A kickoff event, ‘Pickin’ at the Firepit’ on Friday night, July 13 at Grovedale Winery. Saturday’s featured group, Sideline from NC. More...

BREAKFASTS

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, April 29, from 7:30-10:30 a.m. All you can eat pancakes, french toast, ham, sausage, eggs, home fries, sausage gravy and biscuits, coffee, orange juice, real maple syrup and sugar-free syrup. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us. For the creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed,” (Romans 8:18-19). More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

The Gospel from John 10:11- 18 proclaims the real value in life is to receive and give, not to grab and possess. All that you and all that you are is a gift from the good God. More...

Education

SCCTC Announces Students of the Month

Dr. Alice M. Davis, Executive Director of the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center (SCCTC), is proud to announce “Students of the Month” for March 2017.  More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Officially the library’s Car Cruise-in/Vendor Show is set for Saturday, June 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a rain date of Saturday, June 30. More...

Local Piano Students Perform in Recital

Wyalusing area piano students are pictured during the Annual Tea hosted in their honor by the Wyalusing Musical Society, a member of the Pennsylvania Federation of Music Clubs (PFMC) and the National More...

PSP Seek Tunkhannock Man Following Pursuit

This story was first published on our website on Monday, April 23 around 9 a.m. More...

New Airport Manager Talks Taxiway Project

Spending the last four decades assuming various roles in the military, law enforcement and aviation, Towanda native Kerry Spaulding returned to his roots earlier this month by accepting the position of manager for the Bradford County Airport.  More...

Father Manarchuck Marking 40th Anniversary of Ordination

A mass at St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church in Wyalusing on Sunday, May 6 celebrating the anniversary of Rev. Joseph Manarchuck’s ordination in 1978 at St. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Shirley Wright - 2018-07-19
Beatrice Wallace - 2018-07-19
Jacqueline Keller - 2018-07-19

Local News

Elk Lake Board Gets Energy Use Report

The April 19 meeting of the Elk Lake School District Board of Directors opened with a report from Energy Manager Kim Guiton, who reported that while the campus is online with anticipated savings as guaranteed by Johnson Controls, Inc., as part of the More...

Job Fair Well Attended

A job fair conducted by Pennsylvania CareerLink, Northern Tier Regional Planning and Development Commission and local Chambers of Commerce was held Wednesday, April 25, at the Bradford County Airport More...

Meteer Elected PSATS First Vice President

Members of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors (PSATS) have elected Marvin Meteer, chairman of the board of supervisors for Wyalusing Township, Bradford County, to a one-year term as first vice president. More...

Opinion

I Can Hear You Now

I’m starting to feel like the Bionic Man, thanks to all the things I have implanted here and there in my body.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining, and I realize that this is simply a matter of the seven decades I’ve More...

Chance Meetings at World’s Fair Touch Our Lives

Some 15 months ago I wrote an article for Endless Mountains Magazine about perhaps the most famous person ever to live in New Albany.  More...

Lifestyles

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

New on our shelves are: The Fallen by David Baldacci, The Escape Artist by Brad Meltzer, The Rooster Bar by John Grisham, Fifty Fifty by James Patterson, The Punishment She Deserves by Elizabeth Ge  More...

Birthdays and Anniversaries

APRIL 29 Shana Lynn Kamarauskas, Lawton, PA Rebecca Morrow, Schenectady, NY Donna Stethers Barbuto, Springfield, PA Carrie Teel, Wyalusing, PA Alfreida Mowry, Mehoopany, PA Julie Stone, Montrose, PA Monica Hoodak, A More...

Troy Family Shares Life Sharing Experience

Editors Note: The Bradford/ Sullivan Intellectual Disabilities Program currently supports 27 individuals locally in the Life Sharing Program.  Following is a story of one individual who is thriving with her Life Sharing Family by Teashia Calkins More...

Dining and Entertainment

Wyoming County Historical Society to Host Open House

An invitation is extended to those interested in local history to attend an Open House of the Wyoming County Historical Society (WCHS) on May 20 from 1-4 p.m. Admission is free and families are encouraged to bring their children.  More...

Vendors Sought For Tunkhannock River Day

Organizers and supporters of the 14th annual River Day at Tunkhannock met at the Wyoming County Cultural Center (WCCC) on Wednesday, April 18 to discuss entertainment, exhibitor and vendor options, potential presentations and enhancing the literal co More...

Sports

Lasagna Is on The Menu

Once again, it’s time for the lasagna.  The Lasagna Invitational track meet, that is.  Thinclads from at least 22 schools will swarm the Peterson Stadium complex at Wyalusing Valley High School starting at 3 p.m. More...

Resurgent Rams Edge Canton

After an 0-6 start, the Wyalusing Valley baseball team won three of its next four games over a four-day span, including a thrilling 2-1 eight-inning victory over Canton at Salsman Field on April 23. More...

Patton Wins PSU Charity 5K Race

Wyalusing Valley sophomore Alex Patton’s win over a field of nearly 2,000 runners at the Paterno Family Beaver Stadium 5K at Penn State in University Park on Sunday, April 22, was impressive enough.  More...

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