Bob Garrett's Talking Points: Valley shop joints harvest program
A huge thank you and a welcome to the folks at Kratzer's Meat of Winfield for joining the Hunter's Sharing the Harvest Program as the Central Susquehanna Valley's newest donated venison processor.
2 killed in collapse at World Cup stadium
Part of the stadium that will host the 2014 World Cup opener in Brazil collapsed on Wednesday, killing at least two people and causing significant damage, authorities said, the latest setback plaguing what should be soccer’s signature event.
Women's basketball: DeBoer, Dotson lift Bison past Youngstown State
LEWISBURG -- It's common in sports to try and compare one team to a team of the past.
College football: Seven Bison gridders named all-Patriot
The All-Patriot League football teams were announced Tuesday by the league office and for the second consecutive year Bucknell had seven honorees. Junior offensive lineman Lonnie Rawles, senior defensive lineman Tracey Smith and junior linebacker Evan Byers were named to the first team, while freshman running back CJ Williams, freshman OL Julie'n Davenport, junior DL Demetrius Baldwin-Youngblood and junior safety Matthew Steinbeck landed on the second team.
College football: Final game of year two of O'Brien era
STATE COLLEGE -- Year two of the Bill O'Brien era at Penn State is one game from its conclusion.
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Quiteh one of 9 Harlon Hill finalists
Bloomsburg University running back Franklyn Quiteh has been named as one of nine national finalists for the Harlon Hill Award, symbolic of being the top player in NCAA Division II football. Quiteh is a national finalist for the third time in four years.
Bull's Rose out for season
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is out for the season after successful knee surgery on Monday.
NFL Roundup: Historic rally lifts Patriots
This latest version of Brady vs. Manning was a rout.
And then it wasn’t, stretching deep into overtime before New England’s biggest winning rally in franchise history gave it a 34-31 victory over Denver.
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The Daily Item's High School Football Podcast
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H.S. football: Danville, Southern with plenty of HAC all-star selections
Two-way players abound throughout the 2013 Heartland Athletic Conference all-star team, except that wasn't the case for two squads: Danville and Southern.
Men's basketball: Bucknell lose road game to St. John's
QUEENS, N.Y. -- Bucknell took a 3-point lead into the half, but it wouldn't hold on as the Bison lost their second game of the season to St. John's to drop to .500 on the year with the 67-63 loss.
Men's basketball: Hedley, Weidlich shoot Susquehanna past Lycoming in opener
WILLIAMSPORT -- Sophomore Brandon Hedley and freshman Steven Weidlich each scored 25 points apiece as the Susquehanna men defeated Lycoming, 99-84, in the 2013-14 season opener on Tuesday evening.
College football: Penn State recognizes seniors in final home game on Saturday
STATE COLLEGE -- Emotions will be riding high in Beaver Stadium on Saturday. Penn State head coach Bill O'Brien knows that now. Last year, however, was a different story.
State lawmaker proposes bounty on coyotes
STROUDSBURG — A northeastern Pennsylvania lawmaker is proposing a $25 bounty on coyotes to deal with what he calls a region that has become “infested” with the animals.
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