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 August 23, 2016 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise ORANGEVILLE — For 37 years, the Greenwood Valley Action Track has welcomed micro sprint cars and go-karts. But this year...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 3
Organizers of Community Days in Benton Park announced last week that this year’s third annual event, scheduled for Sept. 17, has been canceled....
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 4
Those headed to the Little League World Series this week in South Williamsport should be alert for an active work zone on Interstate 80 in Montour...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Firefighters responded to a gas leak here Monday after an ambulance bumped a meter at a house, officials said. The damage was minimal,...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 5
BERWICK — The Berwick Historical Society will be giving a PowerPoint presentation on “Businesses of Yesteryear” tonight. The free session at the...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 6
“Quite often when high school football teams are preparing for the coming season, they have to deal with some really hot weather. “Fortunately,...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
MILLVILLE —As Rob Hunter sat on the patio of his home’s carriage house, he gazed at the radio tower that loomed nearby and dreamed it would one day...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK —A woman was pinned in her car Sunday when it was struck by an SUV at the intersection of Orange Street and Freas Avenue, police say....
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
UNION TWP. — A Mocanaqua man who has been missing since Aug. 12 was found dead in his crashed pickup Sunday, officials say. Kristopher Luke Feist,...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 3
Eric Wunsch was but an intern the first time he stepped out on stage at the Alvina Krause Theatre. The Texas transplant was just “a snobby Philly...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Here are St. Columba School menus for this week: • Wednesday: Chicken nuggets/roll or peanut butter/fluff sandwich or toasted cheese...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 10
“As we start the week, if you enjoy dry, comfortable conditions, I have some good news. The Canadian air mass that blew into the state last night is...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — By John Golomb’s count, he’s spent the equivalent of over one full work day making about a dozen phone calls to Verizon to clear up a...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A feud involving peanut butter at a local park has left one Berwick man fuming, and another puzzled. Wayne Ellmore has been smearing...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — A Shickshinny-area man escaped injury Saturday when he fell asleep, struck a pole and drove through a yard, police say. Lance E. Werst...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 3
Woman in rollover remains critical PINE TWP. — An Orangeville woman is still in critical condition more than a week after she was ejected from her...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 6
Morgan A. Boyer Brent and Stephanie (Austin) Boyer, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Morgan Amelia, born Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 8
“Even though the Atlantic hurricane season has not been active so far, you will begin to hear more about it as we approach its usual peak in mid-...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 24
HAZLETON — Two new restaurants are being planned along Route 93 near Hazleton. A Panera Bread will be built on the site of the former Friendly’s...
Published on August 21, 2016 - Page 24
Recently, the people who work hard in the field to repair and improve our electric grid got some well-deserved honors. On June 22, the Pennsylvania...

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