Last Updated: August 18, 2016 - 7:02pm
BENTON — A horse and buggy got away from its owner, smashing into two vehicles while it was on the loose without a driver, police say.
Levi B. Stoltzfus, 25, Benton, had left the... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 6, 2016 - 6:03pm
SALEM TWP. -- For the second consecutive Saturday, a masked man robbed the Food Express convenience store on East Fifth St., making off with cash and packs of Camel menthol cigarettes,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 5, 2016 - 12:51pm
MIFFLIN TWP. — A doctor on his way to work smashed a utility pole and crashed down an embankment trying to avoid a herd of deer in the roadway.
Dr. Joseph John, of Mifflin X Road... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 4, 2016 - 2:06pm
DANVILLE — Fumes from a glue being used to do repairs on the Montour County Courthouse were bad enough that it cleared out county workers and shut down the building for the remainder of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 3, 2016 - 8:08pm
BERWICK — The arrest of a man who allegedly brought high-quality, lab-produced crystal methamphetamine plus a virtual cornucopia of other narcotics here led police to a major cocaine... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 2, 2016 - 8:57pm
BERWICK – A man was burning trash in a pot-bellied stove in his garage off Lasalle Street Tuesday evening when flames spread, gutting the building, fire officials say.
It's not... READ MORE »
Last Updated: August 2, 2016 - 5:37pm
SCOTT TWP. — A man who died after overdosing in the Press Enterprise men's room had just purchased $10 worth of possibly tainted heroin from an Orangeville man, police say.
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Last Updated: July 30, 2016 - 9:26pm
SALEM TWP. — Police were searching for a robbery suspect after the Food Express here was held up by a man wearing a parka and a florescent yellow ski mask Saturday night, witnesses said... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 26, 2016 - 11:55am
DANVILLE – The Montour Preserve will receive $200,000 in state money to help keep the outdoor recreation site near Washingtonville open.
State Sen. John R. Gordner, R-Berwick, and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 25, 2016 - 5:28pm
BERWICK — Robbers struck a house on Front Street and the Medicine Shoppe on Pine Street Monday.
No one was hurt in either incident, and police said the general public isn’t in any... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 25, 2016 - 4:21pm
ESPY — Mary Auman heard a loud commotion in her home Monday afternoon, walked to her living room and discovered a tree branch poking through the ceiling.
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Last Updated: July 22, 2016 - 4:50pm
BERWICK — Talen Energy plans to cut 53 jobs at the nuclear power plant here, and just under 30 more at the Montour Steam Electric Station near Washingtonville, a company spokesman says... READ MORE »
Last Updated: July 21, 2016 - 7:34pm
BERWICK — Less than six weeks after the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn pool’s grand opening, a thief broke into the office. READ MORE »
The man, who wore a garbage bag over his head during the...
Last Updated: July 21, 2016 - 12:05pm
BLOOMSBURG — By early next year, 911 calls for Columbia and Montour counties will all be dispatched out of a central hub here, officials announced Thursday.
The merger, a first... READ MORE »