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Budd Clark - 2014-07-17
Mary Knauth - 2014-07-17
Carl Whitney - 2014-07-17
Cynthia Williams - 2014-07-17
Lucy Case - 2014-07-17
August Hebda - 2014-07-17
Marcia Powers - 2014-07-17
Garry Clark - 2014-07-17
Jane Pierson - 2014-07-17
Beverly Detrick - 2014-07-17
Beverly Welles - 2014-07-17
Marcia Powers - 2014-07-10
August Hebda - 2014-07-10

Police Blotter

Police Notes from Towanda, Tunkhannock, Gibson and Laporte Barracks

Driver Dies Near SheshequinA 20-year-old resident of Tioga, PA, lost her life on the afternoon of March 1 when the car she was driving along River Road in Sheshequin Township was slammed by a pickup truck at the intersection with Ghent Hill Road.Stat More...

Police Notes from Towanda, Tunkhannock, Gibson and Laporte Barracks

Death Investigation ReportedPennsylvania State Police served notice that an investigation has been initiated into the death of a 25-year-old man who was found dead at his residence in the village of Mildred in Sullivan County on Monday, March 7, at 1 More...

Police Notes from Towanda, Tunkhannock, Gibson and Laporte Barracks

Four Injured in Ulster CrashThe driver of an SUV sustained serious injuries, and his three passengers—two of them children—had to be transported to the Robert Packer Hospital for treatment after colliding with a Kenworth truck on Route 22 More...

Courthouse Notes

Bradford County Courthouse

Bradford CountyDeed TransfersChristopher T. and Teresa J. Schneider, aka Theresa J. Schneider, to Christopher T. and Teresa J. Schneider in Towanda Boro, Second Ward for $1 on July 20.Martin W. Slocum and Grace Rekito to Martin W. More...

Sullivan County Courthouse

Sullivan CountyDeed TransfersCitizens & Northern Bank Trust Department, Administrator of the Estate of Pamela E. McCarty, to William L. Emick, Jr. for $70,000 in Hillsgrove Township on July 15.Michael G. and Lori D. Newman to Alan M. More...

Susquehanna County Courthouse

Susquehanna CountyDeed TransfersViola C. Demyan, by POA, to Carol Jean Snyder, Mary Ann Knowles and Kathleen Ensor in Springville Township for $1 on July 26.Donald L. and Carol J. Gacha to Jeffrey S. More...

Good Old Days

Good Old Days

News items of timely interest gathered from the old files of The WYALUSING ROCKET and reprinted exactly as they were 117 years ago.According to the Pittston Gazette, baled hay is selling for $13.50 and loose for $13. More...

Good Old Days

Good Old DaysNews items of timely interest gathered from the old files of The WYALUSING ROCKET and reprinted exactly as they were 117 years ago.Those railroad companies which have made experiments in heating passenger cars with steam admit now that t More...

Good Old Days

March 1962 SnowstormHere's a look at Wyalusing's Main Street in the grip of a late winter storm that appears to have dumped about a foot of snow on the community, based on the snow accumulated on the roof of the partially obscured car in front of the More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters

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Kerry's Support of Stem Cell Research Offers Hope to Ill

Dear Editor:Candidate John Kerry appeals to a very special constituency. It begins with 100 million people in the U.S. More...

Barry Named Wrong Dunklee

Dear Editor:I would like to comment about the accusations Barry Aronson made about my husband, Keith in Wes Skillings's article "Golden Childhood."Keith was not the Dunklee who delivered the punch to the teacher, it one of his brothers. More...

Rick's Report

Civility Vs. Transparency New Meeting Rules Feel Oddly Cold

Striking changes in the way in which Bradford County Commissioners’ meetings will be held from now on have prompted a lot of discussion within the circle of residents and activists who have regularly attended and participated in the meetings, a More...

Fundraiser To Offer Buzz Cuts And Epilepsy Info

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Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Bilingual Wolf?

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Sports

Area Runners Complete Boston Marathon

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Otis, Astare Named WVHS Grid Coach, AD

The long search is finally over.On Thursday, July 29, the Wyalusing Area administration announced the hiring of Ed Astare as athletic director and Gary Otis as head varsity football coach.Wyalusing Valley High School principal Marty Weisgold informed More...

Community

Man Hides in Box Spring in Meshoppen Home

After a search of the Franklin Street, Meshoppen, premises where Bernard Gillespie, 34, was last known to have been seen, police discovered him hiding in a hollowed-out box spring in a bedroom of the house. More...

Wyalusing Serviceman Honored for Valor in Iraq

Staff Sgt. Ben Chamberlin of Wyalusing, who is assigned to Company B, 2-103 rd Armor in Iraq, was presented a commendation medal for valor relating to hostile action Chamberlin's unit faced earlier this year.Along with Chamberlin, Sgt. More...

Guilty Pleas Entered in DeWolfe Robbery Case

Kurtis Landon and Nicholas Aletras entered guilty pleas Tuesday morning in a robbery and terrorism case involving Windham Township resident Irene DeWolfe. The incident occurred on Nov. 10, 2003 when the two entered Mrs. More...

District Justices

Tim Clark, Towanda

Robert Varricchio, of Towanda, faces prosecution for burglary, harassment and criminal mischief for alleged offenses on July 21 at 8:10 p.m. in Ulster. More...

Fred Wheaton, Wysox

Terry Berger, of Ulster, faces prosecution for simple and aggravated assault, harassment and traffic violations for offenses on July 22 in Rome. More...

Linda Baumunk, Laporte

Lisa M. Smith, 40, of Laporte, faces prosecution for DUI, careless driving and disregard of traffic lane relating to an alleged incident on May 2 in Shrewsbury Township. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 3. More...

Just Ask Alice

Just Ask Alice

DEAR ALICE: We give people who apply for office work at our company this little math test. Not many get it right. See if you can. More...

Just Ask Alice

DEAR ALICE: I've often wondered why, after God created Adam, he decided to create Eve. More...

Just Ask Alice

DEAR ALICE: I recently read that a guy is being sued by his former fiancee of 10 years, because he called off their wedding the day before it was to have taken place. Is this really true? More...

Page One News

Poachers Pay on Bradford County

Five Maine Residents Charged In One Of The Largest Cases In State History Defendants accused of multiple felony poaching crimes in Bradford County, PennsylvaniaFollowing a six-month investigation by the Pennsyl-vania Game Commission (PGC) and Maine D More...

Wyalusing Township Supervisors Okay Asphalt Plant for Browntown; Reject Other Two Proposed Plants

Click Here for Video Clip(seven minute video of meeting highlights. More...

Methane Filtration May Be Replacing Buffalo Tanks in Area

Wyalusing Area Water Contamination Becomes County IssueThe methane migration problems and impact on water wells in the Wyalusing area, notably in Sugar Run and on Welles Mountain, were brought to the attention of the Bradford County Commissioners at More...

The Way I See It

Get Set for Nature's Spring Extravaganza

March is a month of anticipation. It's not quite spring, but winter is surely waning. The third month of the year can also be fickle: one day it's balmy and spring-like; the next can bring a howling blizzard. More...

Farewell, Wes Welcome, Rick

I likely don't need to tell you about what a great job Wes Skillings has done as editor of this newspaper over the past 24 years, if you're a regular Rocket-Courier reader you already know that.But you should also know that it's not just his boss and More...

Ruled by Regulation

How much fuel your car burns. What type of light bulb you buy. How much energy your appliances use. What kind of health plan you have. What do they have in common? Meet your hidden master: regulations. The devil's in the details, the saying goes. More...

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