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 January 27, 2015 - Page 3
Buffalo-based M&T Bank has filed paperwork with the state indicating it plans to shut down its branch office at the southwest corner at Main and...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 4
No injuries in icy Mahoning wreck MAHONING TWP. — A Bloomsburg-area man and his passenger escaped injury Monday when their pickup spun on an icy...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 4
Kids released to child services staff After police last Thursday captured a fugitive bank-robbery suspect in Mifflinville, two young children in the...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 4
Cecelia L. Benza Dustin James Benza and Celina LeeAnn (Boyer) Benza of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Cecelia LeeAnn, born Tuesday, Jan....
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 6
“Some people are said to have the luck of the Irish, and it seems those living in the Susquehanna Valley have just had a little of that luck. “...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 6
Bloom woman OK after pickup wreck HEMLOCK TWP. — A pickup crashed into an embankment and a guardrail after the driver lost control on a snowy...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 11
After a recent 30 Seconds comment about wind energy, the editor asked how many wind turbines it would take to replace the reactors at PPL in Berwick...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 17
LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts will present an Evening with Raul Mid??n on Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Campus...
Published on January 27, 2015 - Page 21
NUMIDIA — The 26th annual Agricultural Conference is set for Wednesday, Feb. 18, at Ponduce Farms, 270 White Church Road, off Route 42 near Numidia...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 3
The 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Program and Dinner is set for Sunday, Feb. 8, at 4 p.m. at the Caldwell Consistory, 150 Market St.,...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 3
As forecasters predicted 2 to 4 more inches of snow for our area, Berwick council members and the mayor were readying their shovels to help dig out...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren has been endorsed by 15 fellow prosecutors in her bid for a seat on the Pennsylvania...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 5
Brentley S. Lupini Michael Lupini and Tonya (Green) Kreitz of Columbia County are the parents of a son, Brentley Scott, born Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 12
“A storm, named Juno by the Weather Channel, will make today cloudy and cold, with the possibility of 4 or 5 inches of snow. “Unfortunately, once...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Danville-area coffee business is brewing up plans for a larger space so it can keep up with customer demand for its hand-roasted beans...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 1
After three straight months of $300,000 winners, no local lottery player came close to matching that prize in November. In fact, the most anyone won...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 3
UNION TWP. — A fire destroyed a garage at Shickshinny Lake Friday night, but volunteers were able to stop its spread before it did much damage to the...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — A teen will be cited for speeding after rolling a pickup in the median of Interstate 80 just before 2 p.m. Wednesday here in Montour...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 8
“With no big warm-ups in sight, we are not going to have a January thaw this year. “In order to qualify as a January thaw, there must be at least...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 25
BLOOMSBURG — Service Electric Cablevision will begin scrambling its signals to prevent theft and improve service starting next month, and customers...

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