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  • By Joe Sylvester The Danville News

Lewisburg Area School District high school and middle school teams got off to good starts in the first week of the stock market simulation. A Lewisburg high school team led by adviser and teacher Michael Creeger earned more than $3,300, edging out five other schools. But the Lewisburg Middle…

  • By Karen Blackledge The Danville News

DANVILLE — A Mahanoy City woman was admitted to Montour County’s Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition Program for a charge of driving while under the influence of morphine.

  • By Justin Strawser The Daily Item

The Thomas Beaver Free Library in Danville is the only library in Montour County. It does not receive any tax revenue from the county budget and only two municipalities out of 11 in the county and two in Northumberland County give money. The 2016 budget of $240,000 is comprised of 24 percent…

  • By Justin Strawser The Daily Item

SUNBURY — The Valley's 15 libraries in Montour, Northumberland Snyder and Union counties were funded by $1.18 million in state, county and local allocations in 2016, which made up only 42 percent of the libraries' combined annual budgets last year.

  • By Rick Dandes The Daily Item

SUNBURY — The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing has soared to $349 million, a number that until last year would have had people shaking their heads in amazement and players lining up by the hundreds at their local lottery retailers.

  • By WILL LESTER Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Michel, an affable Illinois congressman who served as leader of the Republican House minority for 14 years and was skilled at seeking compromise critical in getting many initiatives of two Republican presidents through Congress, died Friday. He was 93.

  • By the Daily Item

WILLIAMSPORT — The end of the regular season couldn’t have come in any better fashion for Lewisburg. The Green Dragons tallied more than 100 points in each match against Montoursville on Thursday, with the Lewisburg boys taking a 107-60 victory and the girls coming away with a 137-32 triumph…

  • By Jeff Moeller | For The Daily Item

SCRANTON — For the better part of 30 minutes in Wednesday night's showdown with Scranton, Susquehanna controlled play looking to exact revenge against Scranton that had beaten it at O.W Houts Gymnasium.

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