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OSN COVERAGE OF TUCSON PROTEST – SEE THE VIDEO!

Play video below to see the OSN’s exclusive coverage of the May 31st protests in Tucson, Arizona

June 1, 2020 · 2 Comments

Protester: “I’m Doing This For My Kids”

“I doing this for my kids. I know someone did this for me in the past and that’s why I’m able to stand here today. I’m protesting against racism and … Continue reading

June 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

PIC AND ROPE: TUCSON BIZ OWNERS BOARD UP WINDOWS

The OSN is in position in Tucson, AZ tonight to cover the continuation of protests sparked by the death of George Floyd. Business owners on Fourth Ave have begun boarding … Continue reading

June 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: GOV ANNOUNCES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN AZ 8 PM CURFEW

Doug Ducey has declared a state of emergency in Arizona. A statement from the Governors office read “At the request of local leaders and in coordination with state and local … Continue reading

May 31, 2020 · 1 Comment

OSN TOP STORIES OF MAY 2020

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for MAY 2020~ 1 COME ON IN! PATAGONIA RESTAURANTS NOW HAVE INDOOR SEATING 2. PATAGONIA PREPS FOR REOPENING 3. Tips For Aspiring Journalists — … Continue reading

May 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

JUNE OSN HITS THE STREETS

The JUNE 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue is — once again– a special CORONAVIRUS Issue with coverage from both local and national … Continue reading

May 27, 2020 · 1 Comment

EDITORIAL A Message on World Press Freedom Day –FREE GULMIRE IMIN

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Today is World Press Freedom Day. It is a day that the people remind governments around the world of their duty to respect the freedoms of … Continue reading

May 3, 2020 · Leave a comment

MAY ISSUE OSN HITS THE STREETS

The May 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue is a special CORONAVIRUS Issue with coverage from both local and national angles Order through … Continue reading

May 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Month APRIL

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for APRIL 2020~ 1 BREAKING: OSN Has Learned That Linda Tripp, Whose Recordings Used in Clinton Impeachment, Near Death 2. EDITORIAL: OSN DEMANDS … Continue reading

May 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

GUEST REPORTER FROM QINGDAO CHINA: LIFE SLOWLY CREEPING BACK TO NORMAL UNDER CORONAVIRUS

By Alexandrea He  GUEST WRITER SPECIAL TO THE OSN Driving along the streets of Qingdao, a coastal city from the Shandong province, I see masks on the faces of every pedestrian. Months … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: VAN NEST HEARING SUSPENDED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak April 20, 2020 The hearing for Patagonia’s alleged stabbing suspect has been delayed because of the coronavirus, according to court documents obtained by the Orange Street … Continue reading

April 20, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: POLICE CALLED ON TOWN MANAGER AFTER LOCAL BIZ OWNER CLAIMS THREAT – VIDEO

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 4/16/2020 A local business owner banned the Town Manager of Patagonia from his restaurant after claiming his biz was threatened by the official during a dispute … Continue reading

April 16, 2020 · 5 Comments

AZ Health Depart: 1-5 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus in Patagonia

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 4/13/2020 There are between 1-5 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Patagonia’s 85624 zip code, according to data published on Sunday by the Arizona Department of … Continue reading

April 13, 2020 · 2 Comments

OSN MAY 2020 Print Edition Hits the Streets!

The May 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue is a special CORONAVIRUS Issue with coverage from both local and national angles Order through … Continue reading

April 11, 2020 · 4 Comments

EDITORIAL: OSN DEMANDS SAME RESPECT OTHER MEDIA RECEIVE

The Orange Street News received some exclusive news last last.  That Linda Tripp, whose recordings were used in the Clinton Impeachment, was on her death bed. A family member wrote … Continue reading

April 11, 2020 · 6 Comments

Coronavirus in Patagonia? Silence By Health Officials Leads to Rumors

By Hilde Kate Lysiak  April 9th, 2020 The refusal by local health officials to reveal if there are any confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Patagonia has led to rumors … Continue reading

April 9, 2020 · 3 Comments

BREAKING: OSN Has Learned That Linda Tripp, Whose Recordings Used in Clinton Impeachment, Near Death

BREAKING Linda Tripp, whose recordings were used in the Clinton Impeachment, is on her death bed. A family member wrote that Tripp is “leaving this earth.” and asked people to … Continue reading

April 8, 2020 · 2 Comments

Pic and Rope: Free Fresh Produce Being Handed out in Patagonia

Residents practice social distancing as they wait in line at the town center for fresh produce. Everyone working the stand is wearing masks and gloves.

April 6, 2020 · Leave a comment

UPDATE! OSN LIVE Interview with Quarantined Resident of Turin, Italy MORE GOOD NEWS! — SEE THE VIDEO

LIVE INTERVIEW with resident Silvia Raiteri from Turin, Italy about the ongoing crisis and what it means to America.

April 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN APRIL 2020 Print Edition Hits the Streets!

The April 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue is a special CORONAVIRUS Issue with coverage from both local and national angles Order through … Continue reading

April 1, 2020 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Month MARCH

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for March 2020~ 1 BIG FOOT SPOTTED IN PATAGONIA? 2. Patagonia Restaurant Closing For Two Weeks – Donating All Food to Local … Continue reading

April 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

STAY AT HOME ORDER IN PLACE FOR ARIZONA TO BATTLE THE CORONAVIRUS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/31/2020 Arizona has issued a stay at home order until at least April 30th, 2020. The stay at home order, requires Arizona citizens to only leave … Continue reading

March 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN LIVE Interview with Quarantined Resident of Turin, Italy SAYS GOOD NEWS! — SEE THE VIDEO

LIVE INTERVIEW with resident Silvia Raiteri from Turin, Italy about the ongoing crisis and what it meant to America.

March 29, 2020 · 13 Comments

PATAGONIA POST OFFICE TAKES EXTRA MEASURES AMID CORONAVIRUS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak The post office is taking extra precautions due to the coronavirus. The post office at 100 N Taylor Ave, Patagonia, is making sure that it is … Continue reading

March 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

PICK UP YOUR COPY OF THE OSN CORONAVIRUS SPECIAL EDITION FREE AT THESE LOCAL PATAGONIA BUSINESSES

The Orange Street News Special Eight Page Coronavirus Edition has been distributed around Patagonia — Go to these great local businesses to pick up your free copy! Gathering Grounds, The … Continue reading

March 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

OFFICIAL: TRUMP’S GOAL TO REOPEN BUSINESSES BY EASTER MIGHT BE TOO EARLY FOR PATAGONIA

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/26/20 President Trump’s plan to start re-opening businesses by Easter might not be ideal for Patagonia, according to town officials. The Orange Street News talked to … Continue reading

March 26, 2020 · 3 Comments

OSN Interview with Quarentined Resident of Turin, Italy After Deadliest Day Yet — SEE THE VIDEO

LIVE INTERVIEW with resident Silvia Raiteri from Turin, Italy about the ongoing crisis and what it meant to America.

March 22, 2020 · 4 Comments

Patagonia Church Suspends Service – Hopes to Open in Time for Easter Sunday

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March 20, 2020 A local church has suspended its meetings because of the coronavirus. After the town of Patagonia was announced to be in a state … Continue reading

March 20, 2020 · 1 Comment

OSN RELEASES SPECIAL EDITION CORONAVIRUS ISSUE

The Orange Street News has decided to release a special edition full eight page issue of coverage of the coronavirus. The OSN covers it from multiple angles, covering the local … Continue reading

March 19, 2020 · 1 Comment

Are YOU a Senior Citizen in Need of Supplies? Don’t Go Out! CONTACT OSN!

Earlier this morning Patagonia declared a state of emergency. While there have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus as of this morning — now is the time to protect those … Continue reading

March 19, 2020 · 1 Comment

BREAKING: PATAGONIA IN STATE OF EMERGENCY!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March 19, 2020 A State of Emergency has been declared for Patagonia. Businesses have not been forced to close, but are asked to take precautions. “It … Continue reading

March 19, 2020 · 2 Comments

Patagonia Restaurant Closing For Two Weeks – Donating All Food to Local Seniors

By Hilde Kate Lysiak March 18, 2020 A Patagonia restaurant is making the best out of a bad situation. James and Alexis Banks, the owners of Crown B Taqueria has … Continue reading

March 18, 2020 · 2 Comments

Patagonia Biz’s Hurting – Coffee Shop “Can’t shut down” – Other Restaurants Remain Open Despite Outbreak

By Hilde Kate Lysiak  3/18/20 Patagonia’s most popular coffee shop and restaurant is determined to keep the lights on as long as possible along with several other local restaurants –despite … Continue reading

March 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Patagonia Business Prepare for Shut Down – Say Could be Devastating

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/17/20 Patagonia businesses are preparing for a shut down amid concerns over coronavirus that some say could cripple local business. Ten states, including California, New York, … Continue reading

March 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN Interviews Quarantined Resident of Turin, Italy About Coronavirus

March 15, 2020 · 1 Comment

PATAGONIA HEALTH CLINIC STILL WAITING FOR CORONAVIRUS TEST KITS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/14/20 The Patagonia Health Center is still waiting for test kits. “We haven’t gotten them yet,” Health Center employee Fernando Latin told the Orange Street News … Continue reading

March 14, 2020 · 1 Comment

Patagonia School Preparing Students in the Case of Suspended Classes Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/13/20 Patagonia High School is considering extending Spring Break an extra week among other measures in response to the Coronavirus threat that has been sweeping the … Continue reading

March 13, 2020 · 1 Comment

“Feminist Rendition” of Catcher in the Rye to be Performed at Tin Shed

FULL DISCLOSURE: OSN PUBLISHER HILDE LYSIAK WILL BE PERFORMING IN THE SHOW AND IS FRIENDS WITH THE SHOW’S WRITER/DIRECTOR By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/5/20 A “feminist rendition” of the classic … Continue reading

March 5, 2020 · 1 Comment

Epic Fail: The OSN Experience at the Democratic Debate

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/26/20 I had studied each one of the candidates frontwards, backwards, and every which way imaginable. I had memorized my questions. I was armed with good … Continue reading

February 26, 2020 · 10 Comments

EDITORIAL: END TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION – ALLOW YOUNGER TAXPAYERS TO VOTE

By Hilde Lysiak Millions of Americans who were watching Wednesday night’s Democratic debate in Las Vegas are living without a basic constitutional right.  They pay taxes and can be sentenced … Continue reading

February 21, 2020 · 4 Comments

OSN DEBATE COVERAGE: Debate Candidates Trash Each Other, Ignore Young People

By Hilde Kate Lysiak  LAS VEGAS, N.V. —For younger voters, the Democratic presidential debate offered little substance on their most important issues, with candidates instead dedicating much of their time on … Continue reading

February 19, 2020 · 4 Comments

OSN February 2020 Print Edition Hits the Streets!

The FEBRUARY 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue’s front page features an exclusive interview with a Patagonia Pastor who had to make a … Continue reading

February 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Month JANUARY

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for January 2020~ 1 New Taco Restaurant Opening in Patagonia A Labor of Love 2. EXCLUSIVE “New Information” Delays Van Nest Case, Plea … Continue reading

February 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

Patagonia Pastor sides with LGBTQ on Gay Marriage Issue that Could Split United Methodist Church

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/8/20 Disagreements over gay marriage in the United Methodist church, could lead to the church splitting in two– forcing some residents in Patagonia, including the Pastor, … Continue reading

February 9, 2020 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE “New Information” Delays Van Nest Case, Plea Moved to April 10

New Information” including “videos” and “pictures” has bumped back the change of plea hearing for the Patagonia man charged with attempted murder. Charles Van Nest’s attorney Michael Storie told the … Continue reading

February 7, 2020 · 1 Comment

OSN SHORT STORY #RealLife30

By Hilde Kate Lysiak As I sat starring into my phone a little voice inside my head told me I should probably get up. There was a lot of blood, … Continue reading

February 7, 2020 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE Van Nest to Change Plea

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/4/20 The local man who earlier this year plead guilty to the charge of attempted murder will soon be changing his plea, according to documents obtained … Continue reading

February 4, 2020 · 3 Comments

OSN January 2020 Print Edition Hits the Streets!

The JANUARY 2020 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue’s front page features the exclusive story of a man’s unsuccessful attempt to cross the wash … Continue reading

January 3, 2020 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of 2019! Stabbings, Border Wall Jumping, Obamas, Drug Dealers — and Lions, Oh My!

The decade has come to a close and what an amazing decade it has been! This was a busy year. The OSN said goodbye to Selinsgrove, then led the way … Continue reading

January 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

New Taco Restaurant Opening in Patagonia A Labor of Love

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 01/02/20 A new restaurant opening in Patagonia hopes to bring the community together. Taqueria will open it doors mid-January at 328 Naugle Ave, according to owners … Continue reading

January 2, 2020 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE Van Nest Pleads “Not Guilty”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 12/11/19 The man who allegedly stabbed a Patagonia woman plead “not guilty” to all charges at a hearing on Monday. Charles Van Nest, the man who … Continue reading

December 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Patagonia Stabbing Suspect Arraignment Rescheduled Due to”Conflict of Interest”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 12/04/19 The judge in the Patagonia stabbing suspect’s hearing has reassigned the case and the hearing has been delayed due to a conflict of interest, the … Continue reading

December 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Man Abandons Car, Swims To Safety, After Failed Attempt to Drive Through Patagonia Wash SEE THE PICTURES!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 12/1/19 A Tucson man visiting Patagonia for the holidays has much to be thankful for after nearly escaping with his life following a failed attempt to … Continue reading

December 1, 2019 · 1 Comment

OSN DECEMBER PRINT ISSUE HITS THE STREETS!

The DECEMBER 2019 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue continues the OSN’s EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE on the horrific stabbing in Patagonia! For a one year … Continue reading

December 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN SHORT STORY – The Dark Wooden Sky

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lilly had been new at the school that I taught at, she might have been seven or eight atthe time. I liked her a lot and … Continue reading

December 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Patagonia Man Who Allegedly Stabbed a Woman Waives Right to Preliminary Hearing

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 11/21/19 The Patagonia man who allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend has passed up his right to a preliminary hearing on 11/20/19. Charles Van Nest, the Patagonia man … Continue reading

November 21, 2019 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Month OCTOBER

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for October 2019~ 1 EDITORIAL: The People Of Patagonia Deserve Better 2. EXCLUSIVE Witness: Suspect “Happy” and “Drinking Beer” Hours Before Stabbing … Continue reading

November 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Nov Print Issue OSN Hits the Streets!

The NOVEMBER 2019 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! This issue is full of the OSN’s EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE on the horrific stabbing in Patagonia! For a … Continue reading

November 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Alleged Patagonia Stabber Used “ICE PICK” — SEE DOCUMENTS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 10/15/2019 The Patagonia stabbing suspect used an ice pick in an attempt to kill his victim, according to new court documents obtained by the OSN. In … Continue reading

October 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

BREAKING: CHARLES VAN NEST ARRESTED

The manhunt is over. Marshal Joseph Patterson confirmed to the OSN that the suspect Charles Van Nest is in custody. The police swarmed trailer court house number 295 off of … Continue reading

October 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Witness: Suspect “Happy” and “Drinking Beer” Hours Before Stabbing — New Documents Obtained by OSN Show Potential Marshal Conflict

By Hilde Kate Lysiak  October 9, 2019   Four days after a violent suspect fled from law enforcement new details have emerged about both the suspect and a potential conflict of … Continue reading

October 9, 2019 · 1 Comment

EDITORIAL: The People Of Patagonia Deserve Better

By Hilde Kate LysiakOctober 8, 2019 Justice is not being served in Patagonia, Arizona. On Friday night a terrible crime happened. A local woman was stabbed several times in the … Continue reading

October 8, 2019 · 14 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: STABBING SUSPECT STILL ON LOOSE, PATAGONIA ON EDGE — SCHOOL INCREASES SECURITY

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Three days after allegedly stabbing a local woman in the neck several times suspect Charles Van Nest is still on the loose — and the community … Continue reading

October 7, 2019 · 9 Comments

MANHUNT: HAVE YOU SEEN THIS MAN? STABBING SUSPECT ON THE LOOSE

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 10/5/2019 A picture of stabbing suspect Charles Van Nest was released by the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s office to Nogales International as more details have emerged … Continue reading

October 6, 2019 · 4 Comments

OSN SHORT STORY: WALKING ON SIDEWALKS

By Hilde Kate Lysiak I don’t know where I am. I mean I know where I am, but I don’t know where I am. As I walked down the street … Continue reading

October 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: MANHUNT IN PATAGONIA SUSPECT STILL ON THE LOOSE POLICE DRAW GUNS ON THIRD AVE YOUTH CENTER ON LOCK DOWN

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 10/5/2019 A manhunt is underway for the suspect who allegedly stabbed a Patagonia woman several times in the neck last night. The Orange Street News has … Continue reading

October 6, 2019 · 2 Comments

UPDATE BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: PATAGONIA WOMAN STABBED “SEVERAL” TIMES IN CRITICAL CONDITION – SUSPECT STILL ON THE LOOSE

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT ORANGE STREET NEWS By Hilde Kate Lysiak  10/5/19 A local woman is in critical condition after being stabbed “several” times in the neck last night near … Continue reading

October 5, 2019 · 1 Comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: STABBING IN PATAGONIA

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT ORANGE STREET NEWS By Hilde Kate Lysiak  10/5/19 A stabbing happened last night near Third Avenue in Patagonia, Arizona, the OSN has confirmed. A heavy police … Continue reading

October 5, 2019 · 3 Comments

SEPTEMBER 2019 OSN PRINT EDITION HITS THE STREETS!

The SEPTEMBER 2019 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! As many of you might have guessed, the cover story is the news making exclusive Michelle Obama … Continue reading

September 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the MONTH AUGUST

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for August 2019~ 1 OSN EDITORIAL Thanks, But No Thanks Bernie 2.FACES OF PATAGONIA: Paula Wittner 3. EXCLUSIVE: MICHELLE OBAMA TELLS OSN “ZERO … Continue reading

September 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN EDITORIAL Thanks, But No Thanks Bernie

By Hilde Kate Lysiak NOTE FROM THE PUBLISHER: THIS IS NOT A STATEMENT ON THE CANDIDACY OF BERNIE SANDERS (THE OSN DOESN’T GET INTO POLITICS), BUT JUST ONE VIEW OF … Continue reading

August 27, 2019 · 9 Comments

FACES OF PATAGONIA: Paula Wittner

This is the first story out of a new OSN series “FACES OF PATAGONIA” which hopes to bring to life profiles of every day residents of one small town in … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · 7 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: MICHELLE OBAMA TELLS OSN “ZERO CHANCE” RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT

INTERVIEW BY HILDE LYSIAK (NOTE: THIS INTERVIEW ORIGINALLY APPEARED IN THE AUGUST/SEPTEMBER PRINT EDITION OF THE NATIONAL) I was just 2 years old when Michelle Obama became first lady. When … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · 8 Comments

AUGUST 2019 OSN PRINT EDITION HITS THE STREETS! LAST FROM SELINSGROVE!

The AUGUST 2019 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! I am sad to say that this issue will be the last coming from Selinsgrove. For a … Continue reading

August 4, 2019 · 4 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the MONTH July

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for JULY 2019~ 1 EDITORIAL – A Final Goodbye to Selinsgrove 2. Shamokin Dam Man Allegedly Threatens Ex-GF “Break Skull into Million Pieces” … Continue reading

August 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

EDITORIAL – A Final Goodbye to Selinsgrove

Hi, this is Hilde Kate Lysiak, the publisher of the Orange Street News. Many of you have reached out to me to ask why I haven’t been publishing many stories … Continue reading

July 29, 2019 · 25 Comments

JULY 2019 OSN PRINT EDITION HITS THE STREETS!

The JULY 2019 issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of … Continue reading

June 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Local Man Charged After Drugs Allegedly Found in Sock!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 6/7/2019 A Sunbury man was charged with several drug related crimes after police followed up on a tip that there was drug activity at a local … Continue reading

June 7, 2019 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Month

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for May 2019~ OSN EDITORIAL: To The Class of 2019 2. Selinsgrove Man Busted for Allegedly Making and Dealing Marijuana 3. Woman Allegedly … Continue reading

June 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

UPDATE! Authorities: Shot Mountain Lion Posed “Immediate Threat”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 5/17/2019 The Patagonia mountain lion shot and killed by authorities earlier this afternoon posed an “Immediate threat” to the community, according to the Arizona Game and … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · 1 Comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Patagonia Mountain Lion Shot Dead!

NOTE THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS STORY OSN IS ON THE SCENE By Hilde Kate Lysiak 5/17/2019 The Patagonia Mountain lion was shot dead minutes after a resident called law … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · 8 Comments

EXCLUSIVE! OSN EDITOR COMES FACE TO FACE WITH PATAGONIA MOUNTAIN LION! SEE THE PICTURE!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 5/17/2019 THE ORANGE STREET NEWS had a harrowing face to face encounter with the Patagonia Mountain Lion — and lived to tell the tale. The dramatic … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · 4 Comments

Berwick Woman Allegedly Steals Over $200 Worth of Merchandise

By Hilde Kate Lysiak May 16, 2019 A Berwick woman was charged after allegedly stealing jewelry and clothing from Kohls, on 3/25/19, according to police. Mabel Frances Eshleman, was charged … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · 1 Comment

OSN EDITORIAL: To The Class of 2019

NOTE FROM PUBLISHER: I’ve received several requests for a transcript of the commencement speech I delivered to the Reed School of Media on May 10. Apologies for the delay. I … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 · 38 Comments

SHOCK Grove Man Released From Jail After Stabbing his Wife With a Drill Allegedly Rapes Woman

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 5/14/2019 A Selinsgrove man who had stabbed and nearly strangled his wife only five months ago had been freed from prison, only to go to allegedly … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · 2 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Month

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for March 2019~ 1)Local Woman Allegedly Steals over $40 From a Local Walmart 2. OSN BORDER WATCH: CITIZENS REACT TO PORT … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Pic and Rope: Chupacabra?

This mystery corpse was discovered hanging on a post in Patagonia, Arizona. One local theorized it might be the mythical Chupacabra.

April 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

LOCAL WOMAN CHARGED FOR KEEPING WEAPON IN PURSE

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 4/15/19 A Shamokin woman was charged after allegedly keeping Brass Knuckles in her purse, on 3/23/19, according to police. Shyanne Renee Reynolds, 27, was charged when … Continue reading

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN BORDER WATCH: CITIZENS REACT TO PORT OF ENTRY THREAT SEE THE VIDEO

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 4/12/19 Residents of Mexico and the United States are voicing concerns over President Donald Trump threat to completely close the border, including the heavily trafficked Ports … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · 4 Comments

Local Man Allegedly Attempted to Strangle His Fianće After A Heated Argument Over Drinking

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 3/27/19 A Milton man was charged after allegedly attempting to strangle his fiancé, on 3/14/19, according to police. James Samuel Toot, 60, allegedly harassed and beat … Continue reading

March 27, 2019 · 13 Comments

Town of Patagonia Apologizes to OSN, will “Not Tolerate any Further Restrictions on Freedom of Speech.” SEE THE VIDEO

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/28/2019 The town of Patagonia has issued an apology for violating the First Amendment rights of the OSN and has pledged to not tolerate any further … Continue reading

February 28, 2019 · 19 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: LOCAL WOMAN FINDS MOUNTAIN LION LIVING UNDER HER HOUSE!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak February 23, 2019 A Patagonia woman was shocked to discover that she was sharing her house with a mountain lion. When Cindy Peterson woke up on … Continue reading

February 23, 2019 · 10 Comments

OSN EDITORIAL FIGHTING YOUTHISM ONE DOLLAR AT A TIME

By Hilde Kate Lysiak There is an unspoken menace facing those of us under fifteen years old. No, it’s not disgustingly low expectations. Or lice (which sucks). I call it … Continue reading

February 23, 2019 · 27 Comments

Patagonia Marshal Theatens to Arrest OSN Publisher SEE THE VIDEO

By Hilde Kate Lysiak The OSN was working on a story in Patagonia, Arizona when a law enforcement officer threatened the reporter with arrest unless she stopped reporting the news. … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · 175 Comments

EXCLUSIVE PICTURE Mountain Lion Spotted?

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 2/14/19 NOTE: OSN PUBLISHER HILDE LYSIAK IS CURRENTLY REPORTING FROM PATAGONIA, ARIZONA A Mountain Lion was spotted at 477 Pennsylvania Avenue this morning at 7:55 am, … Continue reading

February 14, 2019 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Month

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for January 2019~ 1)OSN EXCLUSIVE: Police Investigating Grove Woman after OSN Reveals Drug Dealing/Prostitution  2. NOTE TO DEALERS: OSN Will Not … Continue reading

February 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

Jan Print Issue of OSN Hits The Streets

The January issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of $19.99 … Continue reading

January 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

NOTE TO DEALERS: OSN Will Not Be Intimidated. Drug Investigations Will Continue

Just to prove my point I am republishing the story I’ve been asked to take down that was originally Published January 4th. Thank you. EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT THE ORANGE STREET … Continue reading

January 22, 2019 · 10 Comments

SELINSGROVE ARMED BANK ROBBER STILL ON THE LOOSE!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak January 4, 2019 Selinsgrove police are still hunting for an armed bandit who struck the Northumberland National Bank on the 400 block of North Market Street … Continue reading

January 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

MANHUNT Grove Bank Robber on Loose!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 1/3/2019 Police are still on the hunt for the Selinsgrove bank robber. The OSN has learned that officers are still searching for the man who allegedly … Continue reading

January 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of 2018!

Here are the most viewed Orange Street News stories of 2018 A Selinsgrove Man Was Charged After Stabbing his Wife in the Stomach with a On Power Drill.  BREAKING EXCLUSIVE … Continue reading

January 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

OSN STORY: Dialogue Between Two Girls Discussing A Polaroid Picture

By Hilde Kate LysiakDecember 28, 2018 Crunch Crunch “I really am sure.” “You’re making things up.”  “No! I am not I saw it! I swear.” “Well, I’m not buying it.” Crunch Crunch … Continue reading

December 30, 2018 · 2 Comments

Local Woman Charged after Allegedlly Stealing Almost $300 Worth of Merchandice​​ from a Local Boscov’s

By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 27, 2018 A Shamokin woman was charged after allegedly stealing $286.00 worth of clothing from Boscov’s in Selinsgrove, at 12/14/18, according to police. Patricia Ann … Continue reading

December 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Grove’s Robin Hood? Man Caught Stealing Money From Motel to Help Customer “Not Get Kicked Out.”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 17, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged after allegedly stealing money from the hotel he was working at to help another costumer stay for free, … Continue reading

December 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE 66 Year Old Man Allegedly RAPES 13-year old Girl Claims Child “Forced” Him!

By Hilde Kate LysiakDecember 14, 2018  EXCLUSIVE A 66 year old man Snyder County man was charged after allegedly repeatedly raping a 13 year old girl, including having oral sex … Continue reading

December 14, 2018 · 3 Comments

Grove Man Keeps Five Mile Running Streak Alive for 1,600 days!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 13, 2018 On Saturday morning a grove man took his first steps in a five mile run marking the 1,600th time in a row he … Continue reading

December 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

OSN EXCLUSIVE: DRUG DEALING PROSTITUTION TEXT MESSAGES REVEALED! POLICE REFUSE TO COMMENT

EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT THE ORANGE STREET NEWS By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 12, 2018 Eleven days after the Orange Street News turned revealed evidence that there was a drug dealing, … Continue reading

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December Print Issue of OSN Hits the Streets! See the Cover!

The December issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of $19.99 … Continue reading

December 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Grove Man Allegedly “Choked” His Girlfriend Because She Won’t Have Sex

By Hilde Kate Lysiak December 4, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged after allegedly strangling his girlfriend for not having sex with him on 11/11/18 at 23 N. Market Street. … Continue reading

December 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Evidence That Woman Involved in Car Heist A Drug Dealer, OSN Turns Info Over to Police.

EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT THE ORANGE STREET NEWS! By Hilde Kate Lysiak 12/2/2018 An exclusive Orange Street News investigation has revealed that a drug dealing Selinsgrove woman may have been involved … Continue reading

December 1, 2018 · 5 Comments

OSN Top Stories Of The Month

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for December 2018~ 1) Local Woman Calls Police on Own Son After Allegedly Finding His Drugs While CleaningE 2) Grove Man Charged … Continue reading

December 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: INSIDE STORY OF THE ALLEGED SELINSGROVE CAR THIEF!

EXCLUSIVE FULL DISCLOSURE: THE STOLEN CAR BELONGS TO THE FAMILY OF ORANGE STREET NEWS PUBLISHER HILDE KATE LYSIAK By Hilde Kate Lysiak 11/30/2018 Meet Jeffery Yates –aka “Biker Boy Jeff” … Continue reading

November 30, 2018 · 1 Comment

Grove Official Knocks Lewisburg”They Don’t Have Volunteers!”

EXCLUSIVE By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 29, 2018 A war of words might be brewing between the neighboring towns of Selinsgrove and Lewisburg after a Grove official poked fun at … Continue reading

November 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Car Thief Strikes Orange Street! Black Honda Civic Stolen!

FULL DISCLOSURE: THE STOLEN CAR BELONGS TO THE FAMILY OF OSN PUBLISHER HILDE LYSIAK By Hilde Kate Lysiak A car thief struck Selinsgrove last night! Sources told the OSN that … Continue reading

November 28, 2018 · 3 Comments

Sunbury Woman Allegedly Attempts to Steal Winter Coat, Other Items from a Local Walmart

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 26, 2018 A Sunbury woman was charged after allegedly stealing almost $50.00 worth of merchandise from a local Walmart on 10/22/18 at 980 N Susquehanna … Continue reading

November 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Christmas Season in Selinsgrove! See the Music Video

Music video written and performed by OSN Multimedia Editor Isabel Lysiak Isabel is an award winning actress/singer songwriter who was named best actress for her performance in Little Trees and … Continue reading

November 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove Holiday Spectacular!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak  November 23, 2018 Selinsgrove is gearing up for an epic Christmas season! Thirty five different local businesses are upping there holiday spirit with cheery promotions, including … Continue reading

November 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

Happy Thanksgiving!

This is the Thanksgiving prayer speech that Linus gave in the 1973 television special “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” – In the year 1621, the Pilgrims held their first Thanksgiving feast. … Continue reading

November 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Woman Charged After Allegedly Visiting Police Station with Drug Materials in Car!

By Hilde Kate LysiakNovember 19, 2018 A Mifflinburg woman was charged after police claim they found drug paraphenelia in her car after she came to the police station to report … Continue reading

November 19, 2018 · 2 Comments

OSN Short Story: Enter the “Through Window”

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 16, 2018 Lee laid down on the floor. Lee was very still, and would not move. She had been laying like that for the last … Continue reading

November 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Selinsgrove Woman Charged With Making “Terroristic Threats” After Noise Dispute

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 13, 2018 A women was charged after allegedly stalking and making “terroristic threats” to a Selinsgrove women on 11/08/18, according to police. Lisa M. Kruskie, … Continue reading

November 13, 2018 · 4 Comments

Woman Invites Men to Stay Over Then Awakens to Find Guests Gone and Car Missing

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 10, 2018 A man was charged after allegedly stealing and damaging a car before dumping it off on the side of RT 11 on 10/6/18,  … Continue reading

November 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! First Snow Hits Grove!

Selinsgrove wakes up to the first snowfall of 2018! Pictured are Juliet Poe Lysiak, 4, and Georgia Thrash Lysiak, 7.

November 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

REJECTED! See DA Mike Piecuch’s Letter to PA Lawyer Rejecting “Right to Know” Request

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak 11/8/2018 One week after removing all of his social media after allegedly violating a court order (SEE ABOVE VIDEO)  the OSN has obtained documents from … Continue reading

November 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Cops Claim Man Who Crashed Into Traffic Light Was Under The Influence

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 8, 2018 A Mifflinburg man was charged after allegedly crashing his car into a traffic light pole in Snyder County while under the influence on … Continue reading

November 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Mother “Chokes” Daughter Over Cell Phone Dispute at Econo Lodge

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 8, 2018 A dispute between a mother and daughter over a cell phone ended in a Sunbury mother allegedly attempting to choke her daughter because … Continue reading

November 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Nov Issue of the OSN Hits the Streets! See the Cover!

The November issue of the Orange Street News has hit the streets! For a one year subscription to the Orange Street News please send a check or cash of $19.99 … Continue reading

November 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Local Woman Allegedly Busted Stealing from WalMart

By Hilde Kate Lysiak November 1, 2018 A Ashland woman was charged after stealing fifty four items from a local Walmart on October 12 2018, according to police. Jean Ann … Continue reading

November 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

Grove Man Charged After Allegedly Found with Drugs and Stolen Property

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak.  ¨ November 1, 2017 A Selinsgrove man was charged with receiving stolen property and several drug related charges after cops pulled him over for speeding … Continue reading

November 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

Hotel Cleaning Lady Allegedly Swipes Money out of Purse

By Hilde Kate Lysiak Nov 1st, 2018 A Sunbury cleaning lady was charged with theft after allegedly stealing over $100.00 from a hotel resident on July 22, 2018, according to … Continue reading

November 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Month

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the month for October 2018~ 1) EXCLUSIVE BANNED OR NOT BANNED? Plaintiff Claims District Attorney Piecuch is Defying Judge’s Order, DA Denies SEE … Continue reading

October 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

“Bootlegging” Sunbury Woman Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Record Halloween Movie

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 30, 2018 A Sunbury women was arrested after attempting to film the movie Halloween on her cell phone on October 19 2018, according to police. … Continue reading

October 30, 2018 · 2 Comments

BREAKING District Attorney Mike Piecuch’s Controversial Social Media Page Down

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 30, 2018 Two weeks after a judge ordered that Republican District Attorney Mike Piecuch couldn’t block people who had views he disagreed with on … Continue reading

October 30, 2018 · 2 Comments

OSN ALERT! HAVE YOU SEEN SAMBUCA THE CAT!!!!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak A cat is missing in Selinsgrove and its owner is asking for the public’s help! Sambuca is ten years old and was last seen on the … Continue reading

October 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE BANNED OR NOT BANNED? Plaintiff Claims District Attorney Piecuch is Defying Judge’s Order, DA Denies SEE THE SCREENSHOTS

EXCLUSIVE TO THE ORANGE STREET NEWS Hilde Kate Lysiak October 25, 2018 Its the dueling screenshots! Nine days after being ordered to reinstate the social media account of a private … Continue reading

October 25, 2018 · 7 Comments

OSN EDITORIAL: REPUBLICAN DISTRICT ATTORNEY MIKE PIECUCH IS NOT FIT FOR THE JOB

UPDATE: DESPITE THE COURT ORDER THE PRIVATE CITIZEN IS STILL BLOCKED FROM THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICIAL ACCOUNT! Snyder County District Attorney Mike Piecuch was slapped down again. This time by … Continue reading

October 24, 2018 · 2 Comments

“I Can Get Some Ice” Local Man Charged After Texting Alleged Drug Deals READ THE TEXTS

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 18, 2018 A Shamokin Dam man  was charged after allegedly texting four different numbers and asking for drugs while on probation on 8/20/18 in … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · 1 Comment

Cops Claim “Drunk” Grove Man Left Car in Traffic, Scares Family After Stumbling into Home

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 17, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged with criminal trespass after allegedly leaving his car in the middle of traffic then  frightening a family when … Continue reading

October 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

OSN SHORT STORY PART 2: Inside The Mason Jar

Note to reader: I included part 1 in case you didn’t get a chance to read it. Thank you for reading this story. By Hilde Kate Lysiak I looked into … Continue reading

October 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Local Man Allegedly Sends Pics of Genitals to 14-Year-Old Girl through Facebook

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 16, 2018 A Port Treverton man was charged after allegedly sending a Facebook message to a 14 year old girl with pictures of his genitals … Continue reading

October 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Grove Man who Passed Out in the Middle of a Busy Intersection with Child in Car Was High on Drugs, According to Police

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 15, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after allegedly being high on marijuana and passing out in … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Grove Man Charged After “Glass Smoking Device” Found in Trunk After Smashing Car into Pole

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 12, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged after police found a “glass smoking device” in his trunk after crashing his car into a pole near … Continue reading

October 12, 2018

EXCLUSIVE Hole-Cutting Grove Man Busted By Former Co-Workers After Allegedly Swiping Merchandise

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 11, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged with theft after allegedly attempting to swipe over $1,000 of merchandise from his former employer after cutting a … Continue reading

October 11, 2018 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Police Claim Grove Man Who Smashed Car into Pole with Children in the Car was High on Cocaine and Meth

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 10, 2018 A Selinsgrove man was charged after allegedly driving his two kids while high on cocaine and meth and then smashing his car into … Continue reading

October 10, 2018 · 1 Comment

OSN Short Story: INSIDE THE MASON JAR

By Hilde Kate Lysiak I looked into the old brown mason jar. Inside the jar their could be another world and we would never know anything about it ever. Or … Continue reading

October 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Local 14-Year-Old Girl’s Snapchat Story Pic Leads to Drug Charges Against Williamsport Man

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 9, 2018 A 14-year old girls Snap Chat story picture of a local party which appeared to show drugs led to the arrest of … Continue reading

October 9, 2018 · 2 Comments

Dog Fight in the Grove?

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October, 8, 2018 Has a dog fight broken out in Selinsgrove? Two Market Street businesses, the Wicked Dog and Bella’s Pizza, which are located right across … Continue reading

October 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Vandal Back? Vandal Strikes Grove Commons!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 4, 2018 The Selinsgrove plant vandal has allegedly struck again at the Selinsgrove Commons! Sources told the Orange Street News that the alleged plant menace … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: Alleged Drug Dealer Busted in Snyder County

  By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 2, 2018 A Sunbury man was charged after allegedly being found with meth, weed, and syringes while on probation in Snyder County on 9/26/18, … Continue reading

October 2, 2018 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE Man Arrested After Allegedly Punching Mom in Face Near Local Car Wash

By Hilde Kate Lysiak October 1, 2018 A  New York man was charged with Simple Assault, after allegedly striking his mom when they were in the car visiting PA, on … Continue reading

October 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

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