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Williamsport native John Beauge obtained a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Penn State and a master’s from Northwestern University. He was photo editor of the Daily Collegian his senior year at Penn State. He worked for the Williamsport Sun-Gazette from 1963 to 1983, rising to the position of city editor. He has been a correspondent for the Harrisburg Patriot-News since 1983.

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Wood-Mode purchase completed in Snyder County; new owner hopes to hire up to 500

The county's unemployment rate became the highest in the state after the plant shut down.
By John Beauge/PennLive

Pa. township puts hold on proposal to require horse diapers, rubber horseshoes, hoping to ‘work it out’ with Amish

“I don’t think they can regulate the Amish way of life. The law is on your side."
By John Beauge/PennLive

Retired cheerleading coach continues tradition of remembering Montoursville Flight 800 victims

“It was so impressive, so touching to the girls it was something we decided we would do every year."
By John Beauge/PennLive

‘Final kick in the gut’: Factory sends text thanking Snyder County workers and terminating benefits as 900+ left jobless

"I don’t want to hear it anymore. Don’t thank me. You (owners) have money in the bank."
By John Beauge/PennLive

Snyder County commissioner not happy with way 938 Wood-Mode workers told they were jobless

This is devastating news for these workers, their families and the Snyder County community.”
By John Beauge/PennLive

Diocese of Harrisburg claims unwed, pregnant teacher wants court to invade religious autonomy of the church

The doctrine states in part the employee does not engage in unchaste behavior or procreation outside the marriage and that includes cohabitation.
By John Beauge/PennLive