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From The Daily Item

  • 'Greatest con artist' gets 2 more years behind bars

    WILLIAMSPORT — The “greatest con artist” Senior Judge Robert Sacavage said he has ever seen was sentenced Monday to 2 more years in prison after he traveled outside the U.S. Middle District of Pennsylvania without permission and failed to report to his probation officer.

  • Director hired for Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area

    BURNSIDE — An Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area committee member with experience in the ATV industry was named the operations director of the park during Monday night’s authority meeting.


Mini Lesson #220

1. How do you say “Did you know it?” in PA German? You would pronounce it HUSHED DEW DES GA-VISST, and it is written:  Hoscht du des gwisst.
2. How would you say “Who is behind this?”? You would pronounce it VARE ISS DOUGH DA-HINN-AH, and it’s written: Wer is do dehinner. 


Mini Lesson #219

1. How do you say “In every war too much blood is shed.” in PA German? You would pronounce it IN OLLIE KRIEG VAT TZU FEEL BLUUT FA-GOSSA, and it is written:  In alli Grieg wat zu viel Blut vergosse.
2. How would you say “Yes it is.”? You would pronounce it YAH SIS, and it’s written: Ja sis. 


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