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SUNBURY - A threat of a hunger strike to begin Monday at Northumberland County Prison has jail officials taking a wait-and-see approach. Cmdr. Brian Wheary, the interim warden, isn't sure if anyone in addition to Charles Picarella Jr., jailed on drug cha (read more)
MANDATA - The Line Mountain community heads into Labor Day weekend still unsure if a teachers strike will be called ahead of Tuesday's scheduled opening day of the 2014-15 school year. There was no word Friday as to whether there will be a strike, which (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:08:29 16:48:53 SNYDERTOWN - St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, one of the oldest churches in Northumberland County, will function as a place of worship for the last time Sunday. After 187 years of keeping faith in this small community, a final service will be hel (read more)

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