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Police: Brothers Knock Down, Rob Man with Forearm Crutches

BERWICK — Two brothers were arrested after police say they knocked down a man who is physically challenged and stole his wallet, phone, and jewelry. 101 more words


Record Highs Today After Record Lows Last Week

BERWICK — We have been on a wild ride with the weather the last week. Just days ago we were near record lows, today near record highs, and in a couple days there’s a snow storm in the forecast. 358 more words


Washington: Columbia County

Columbia County (pop. 4,078) is the third-least-populous county in Washington. It reached its peak population of 7,128 in 1900.

The county is named for the Columbia River; the Snake River, a Columbia tributary, is the county’s northern boundary. 134 more words


Students Serve Seniors Thanksgiving Dinner

BERWICK — Students served an early Thanksgiving for about 500 senior citizens in the Berwick area.

Elementary and high school students in the Berwick Area School District sponsored a free dinner Thursday night. 85 more words


Firefighters Fight Flames in Freezing Temperatures

ORANGEVILLE — Flames chased a family into the bitter cold Wednesday morning in Columbia County.

Crews rushed to the home on Main Street in Orangeville just after midnight.  86 more words


Montoursville vs Southern Columbia

Young and unpredictable, the Montoursville Warriors have shown at times that they are as good as any AA team in District 4.  For Southern Columbia, this is their first year in Class AA, and in spite of injuries,  have been undefeated. 21 more words

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On Heroes, Farms and Veterans Day

Let me say at the outset that I believe every day should be Veterans Day. One day a year is certainly not enough.  And the notion that there are veterans of any age in this country who are struggling with homelessness and mental illness, committing suicide at alarming rates or despairing to find satisfying work when they return is simply unacceptable.  324 more words

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