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SHAMOKIN - The 10th anniversary of the Anthracite Heritage Festival of the Arts is shaping up to be one of the best ever, said Jeanne Shaffer, executive director of the Northumberland County Council for the Arts and Humanities (NCCAH). While many of the (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A SHAMOKIN - A noted author, educator and former state high school wrestling champion has been selected as the grand marshal of the 2015 Anthracite Heritage Festival of the Arts parade. The Northumberland County Council of the Arts and Humanities (NCCAH) s (read more)
SUNBURY - Sunbury Mayor David Persing and Northumberland County President Judge William H. Wiest are glad county commissioners want to build a new prison in Sunbury, but would rather see the historic courthouse repaired than relocated. The county prison, (read more)
SHAMOKIN - Legislation pending in the Senate could aid police in investigating jewelry thefts, but it could also slow legitimate business for precious metals dealers. If a dealer buys or accepts as trade a watch, for instance, an amendment to the state's (read more)
Wisconsin grad MADISON, Wis. - Ad Byerly, of Shamokin, graduated Dec. 21 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a master's degree of science-geoscience. Commencement was held at the Kohl Center, with 1,365 graduating students participating. (read more)


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