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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 April 18, 2014 - Page 9
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from April 6-12: April 6 • 2:06 a.m. — 500 block East Eighth Street, criminal mischief • 2:42 a...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls April 9-15: April 9 • 1:19 a.m. — Noise complaint, Weis Market • 1:24 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 12
WILLIAMSPORT —Penns Woods Bancorp Inc. has been named one of the Top 100 Performing Community Banks of 2013 with assets between $500 million and $5...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 14
“With church activities, Easter egg hunts and new bonnets to wear, everybody appreciates a nice Easter Sunday. It appears we’re going to have one. It...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The school district’s support staff voted down a proposed contract Monday, but a representative said the union was “close” to working...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — After nearly four hours of negotiations Wednesday night, there is still no deal with Danville Area teachers and a strike starts today....
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 3
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man was hurt when his Jeep crashed into a tree on Back Branch Road here Wednesday morning, police say. James K....
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 3
That loose change you lose in the couch cushions can really add up. Just ask the kids at G.C. Hartman, where the PTO has been running “Pennies for...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 3
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Friday • NESCOPECK TWP. —Nescopeck Township Fire Company Auxiliary Easter Egg...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — The borough manager is resigning to take a higher-paying job in private industry. Robert Hivish, 30, spent two years at the helm of...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Two women remained in critical condition after a head-on collision in Catawissa Township on Tuesday, hospital officials say. Kirstin...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 4
• Barry Lee Anoia of the Shamokin area, son of Dean Keith Anoia and Doris Mae Anoia, and Jessica L. Knapik, same, daughter of Mark A. Knapik and...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 5
• Bernard Murphy will celebrate his 83rd birthday on Sunday, April 27. He would enjoy hearing from friends and family. Cards and well-wishes may be...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — State Rep. Kurt Masser (R-Elysburg) will host a Drug and Alcohol Community and Parent Awareness Program on Thursday, April 24, in the...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A man headed home from teaching a class at Bloomsburg University had enough time to stop his car and brace for impact as a pickup...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 20
DANVILLE — SUN Home Health & Hospice on Wednesday joined other formerly stand-alone health organizations becoming part of the Geisinger Health...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 20
WILLS • James J. Stevenson, Stillwater, died Feb. 9, 2014, at 83; 14 percent of estate to son Glenn Stevenson; 16 percent to Rebecca M. Stahler; 16...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 26
WILLIAMSPORT — Penns Woods Bancorp Inc. has authorized the repurchase of 10 percent of the company’s outstanding shares, President and CEO Richard A...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — One new Main Street restaurant should open by month’s end, while another plans to renovate its facade to provide a courtyard area for...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA TWP. — Two people were in critical condition after a Subaru Outback smashed head-on into an SUV here Tuesday afternoon, officials say. The...

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