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 June 29, 2016 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Duke Carl has a deep well of stories to tell from his days tending bar at Duke’s 15th Round in Catawissa. That includes the time he...
Published on June 29, 2016 - Page 3
Celebrate July 4 Berwick-style, with a free community picnic, music and fireworks. Monday’s festivities start at 11 a.m. on the lawn of Jackson...
Published on June 29, 2016 - Page 6
“Now that the two cold fronts with their clouds and showers have cleared the state, we are going to have a few nice days to end the month of June...
Published on June 29, 2016 - Page 12
Here are local Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks displays: July 1 • Salem TWP. — Fireworks display, Beach Haven Carnival Grounds,...
Published on June 29, 2016 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from June 15-21: June 15 • 2:27 a.m. — Alarm, 200 block West 12th Street • 4:23 a.m. —...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Former Mahoning Township supervisor Christine DeLong has emerged as a surprise candidate for the open supervisor post to be filled by a...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Police will soon start cracking down on drivers who park facing the wrong direction on two-way streets here. Since last week, parking...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Volkswagen was sandwiched by a pickup and a van Monday afternoon at the Fifth Street-Hollow entrance to Giant after one driver...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 2
TREASURE HUNT: 9-10-11-24-25 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-9-9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-0-4-4 MIDDAY PICK FIVE: 5-3-3-1-6 EVENING PICK...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 3
Two bridge replacement projects are under way in northern Columbia County. Work to replace a span on Route 239 between Maple Lane and Klinger Hill...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 4
Bentley J. Franklin Chrystopher Franklin and Cheyenne Drumm of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Bentley James, born Monday, June 6, 2016, at...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 4
• Carolyn Foust of Bloomsburg will celebrate her 78th birthday on Tuesday, July 5. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her c/o Susan Price, 397...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 4
Esther Lyons to mark her 100th A happy 100th birthday is coming up for Esther Lyons of Bloomsburg; she will celebrate Thursday, June 30, at Emmanuel...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 4
MIFFLINVILLE — Here is a list of people for whom arrest warrants have been issued by local courts. The list was issued by state Constable Warren R....
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — The 21st annual “Holiday Happenings” gala is set for Saturday, Nov. 5, and the organizers are seeking nominees for the 2016 Robert N....
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 5
SALEM TWP. — Operators reconnected Unit 1 at the Susquehanna nuclear power plant here to the regional power grid Monday, the company announced. The...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 5
Here is the text of a letter sent by Christine DeLong to Columbia-Montour Judge Thomas James. The letter is dated June 20, and it was marked “...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Columbia-Montour President Judge Thomas James asked the two sitting Mahoning supervisors if the township is still functioning without a...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 6
“Yesterday was cloudy, mild and damp with occasional showers and thundershowers as a cold front crossed the state. “A second cold front will do the...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 12
Here are local 4th of July celebrations and fireworks displays: July 1 • Salem TWP. — Fireworks display, Beach Haven Carnival Grounds, midnight...

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