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 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The school board and the district’s unionized support staff have agreed to a new contract that guarantees labor peace through the 2017-...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A worker inspecting the Bloomsburg Fair’s Sky Ride suffered a severe cut to his neck Tuesday morning when he got pulled into one of the...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 3
Grab an extra bag for your candy, trick-or-treaters — Halloween in Berwick is back to two nights. Council members voted Monday to have trick-or-...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 4
Addison H. McHale Adam and Tanya (Printzenhoff) McHale of Catawissa are the parents of a daughter, Addison Hope, born Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 6
“With pleasant afternoon temperatures and no rain expected during the next five days, this would have been an ideal week for the Bloomsburg Fair. “...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — Tractor Supply Co. will host family and pet activities Saturday as part of Pet Appreciation Week. The store along Route 11 in Scott...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Wills filed recently in Columbia County: • Pearl Lavera Bolinsky, Montour Township, died July 4, 2014, at 84; home and all belongings...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Geisinger HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital will mark National Rehabilitation Week (Sept. 21-27) by hosting a travel panel Thursday,...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Less than three months before Christmas Boulevard is scheduled to open, the person in charge has quit, and now a councilman and police...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 3
Jacquelyn Scherer of Benton is only 4 years old, but she’s fighting for her life. She has a rare form of terminal bone marrow cancer. Jackie’s...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 4
Cayden S. Cooper Jeremiah and Melissa Cooper of Catawissa are the parents of a son, Cayden Scott, born Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Geisinger...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 4
VALLEY TWP. — Two vehicles collided Friday evening when a Danville woman steered her car into to the path of a pickup while trying to make a left...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 4
VALLEY TWP. — One man was taken to the hospital Monday following a two-vehicle crash on Route 54 at McCracken Road, the fire chief said. A woman...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 4
• Ellen Scrip will celebrate her 86th birthday on Wednesday, Sept. 17. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at Berwick Retirement Village II,...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 6
“Except for it being a little wet early today, the rest of the week will be dry, with the next chance for additional moisture not until this coming...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — A Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning jazzman, a group of globally-touring magicians headed for Broadway, and a trio of “America’s Got...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 11
HARRISBURG — If you’re looking for something a little different to do after the fair is over, the Pennsylvania Game Commission is offering guided...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 11
Here’s the complete schedule for the Bloomsburg University 2014-15 Celebrity Artist Series: • Friday, Oct. 10 — Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 12
BERWICK — Operators at PPL’s Susquehanna nuclear power plant reconnected the Unit 2 reactor to the electrical grid Monday. PPL Susquehanna had...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is offering a distracted and drunk driving education program. The Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE will visit the...

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