Local

News from Columbia and Montour counties and the region, sorted by most recent. (For news on crime, arrests and court cases, see Crime & Courts.


Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger got itself into the ambulance business last fall when it merged with Harrisburg-area’s Holy Spirit Health System. Now, the...
Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 1
DERRY TWP. — A Danville-area man was killed when his motorcycle struck an SUV that apparently pulled in front of him Friday afternoon, authorities...
Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the August report from the office of District Judge Russell Lawton: Assessment Detail Bloomsburg Area School District •...
Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Aug. 23-29: Aug. 23 •12:53 a.m. — 800 block Orange Street, noise complaint •1:23 a.m. —...
Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 8
LEWISBURG — The Hot Sardines will bring their swing jazz sounds to the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell on Friday, Sept. 25, at 7:30 p...
Published on September 5, 2015 - Page 10
“Make your plans for what will be one of the best Labor Day weekends we’ve had in a long time. While you slept, air from eastern Canada spread over...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A retiree has put up a large banner proclaiming his yard the “Loudest location in Berwick, council approved” after officials told him they...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 3
Four new businesses have opened in Danville recently and three others are in the works. That brings the total of new or expanded businesses in town...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 4
All Home Days visit not certain New York City Police and firefighters who responded to the 9-11 attacks have been invited to Elysburg Saturday for...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 4
Amos J. Jacobs Jeremiah and Rebecca (Leatherman) Jacobs of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Amos Jude, born Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Geisinger...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 5
CATAWISSA — Here is the August report from the office of District Judge Craig Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY —$6,530 •Columbia County Processing Center...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Here is the August report from the office of Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts Susan M. Kauwell: PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 5
• James J. Shutt, Mahoning Township, died March 1, 2015, at 91; estate to wife, Lyla M. Shutt; will dated Feb. 22, 1976 • Barbara E. Carodiskey,...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 9
Parish picnic this weekend MOCANAQUA — St. Mary’s Church is promising music, food and prizes during its homecoming picnic this weekend at Mocanaqua...
Published on September 4, 2015 - Page 24
• Nancy A. King, Bloomsburg, died May 18, 2015, at 83; estate in equal shares to Bloomsburg University Foundation and Shippensburg University...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —A working carousel decked out in cascading flora, a scavenger hunt, and specialty vegan noodles will all be on the midway at the 160th...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — An Islamic group’s request to turn part of the former Mahoning-Cooper school into a mosque and meeting place was struck down by...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 3
Locust Township Police want to warn residents about a phone scam where callers identify themselves as Microsoft employees. The callers request...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 4
• Jackie Hack will celebrate her 80th birthday on Thursday, Sept. 10. Cards will reach her at 250 Bottom Road, Millville, PA 17846. EDITOR’S NOTE...
Published on September 3, 2015 - Page 4
Landon Robbins Aubry Steele and Matthew Robbins, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Landon, born Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg...

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