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COAL TOWNSHIP - Brewser's SportsGrille is celebrating its 7th Annual Thanksgiving Eve Bash tonight with Gobble Wobble Wednesday. A note about the ad for the event in today's edition: It should have said "$8.99 personal pizza and 5 wings," not $5 wings. The News-Item apologizes for the error. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A SHAMOKIN - Two young boys injured Monday in a rollover crash that killed their mother remain hospitalized, one of them in critical condition. Conner Wheary, 6, was in critical condition Tuesday afternoon, according to a spokesman for Geisinger Medical Ce (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:11:25 22:15:48 SHAMOKIN - Flames broke through the roof of a home on North Eighth Street Tuesday evening, damaging two structures and leaving at least two people homeless. One of the buildings, owned by one of the county's most notorious landlords, George Atiyeh, of A (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2013:04:18 19:30:31 MOUNT CARMEL - A letter from an independent auditor says the borough's bookkeeping contained major errors in 40 of 42 months she checked. Tina J. Raup, accountant with Spruce Run Tax and Accounting Service, of Millville, details in a recent letter to bor (read more)


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