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Updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:55 PM

HAWLEY - Hawley American Legion Wilson-Kelch Post 311 is known by the names of two local veterans. Both of them died serving their country in World War I. George A. Kelch, who was featured last week, lived around the corner from Curtis J. Wilson, who was just a year older.

Updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:09 PM

Like it or not, summer is officially over and fall has started! It’s a wonderful time of year to explore the outdoors.If you search our catalog for the word autumn, you’ll find lots and lots of books for kids from...

Updated Sep 26, 2014 at 2:17 PM

Voters on Nov. 4 will decide whether an incremental state minimum wage increase from $7.25 per hour to $8 next year and to $9 on Jan. 1, 2016, is the right move in Nebraska.

Updated Sep 26, 2014 at 11:04 AM

By Philip MaddocksMore Content NowIn a rare show of bipartisan decisiveness, the Senate gave overwhelming approval to a plan to fund the U.S. fight against the Islamic State by winning the Powerball jackpot.

Posted Sep 26, 2014 at 2:01 AM

Hundreds of Pennsylvania state troopers, along with law enforcement officers from across the Northeast, are combing the mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania looking for Eric Matthew Frein, who allegedly ambushed two state troopers in the...

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 5:31 PM

EDITOR'S INK- Expressions of goodwill (such as this sign) have been heard and seen for our PA State Police and law enforcement in general since the melodrama in the Pike County woods began 10 days ago on Friday night, September 12, 2014. As of this...

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 4:16 PM

HAWLEY- George A. Kelch, a Hawley son, was one of numerous local men who answered the Call to join the fight in the Great War, we later came to know as World War I. He was killed July 16, 1918 in the battle of Chateau Thierry at the age of 20.

Posted Sep 19, 2014 at 2:01 AM

Nearly 50 years ago when Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates organized the nation’s first special weapons and tactics team (SWAT), nobody envisioned that most police departments — large and small — across the country would...

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 4:57 PM

Someone at Urban Outfitters thought it would be — cool? Really? — to offer a faux-vintage Kent State University sweatshirt, replete with fake blood stains, an obvious reference to the fatal shootings that occurred there in 1970.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 11:04 AM

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is clearly taking the high road in her mission to further expose the mistreatment of women in the workplace.

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 11:43 AM

Someone finally powered up the outrage machine and turned it up to 11.Apparently only two things matter to those accused of criminal behavior in professional sports: timing and video.

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