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 13, 2014 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — It’s official — Unit 2 at PPL’s nuclear plant here is back in regulators’ good graces. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued its...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Sept. 3-9: Sept. 3 •12:17 a.m. — 9-1-1 hang up, 200 block West Anthony Avenue •10:...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 5
Fletcher R. Kehoe Jason and Brooke Kehoe, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a boy, Fletcher Robert, born Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Geisinger-...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Rain or shine, the Children’s Museum on Seventh Street here will stage the grand opening of its new Native American exhibits today from...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 17
• Steven Gerard Joseph Fogle Jr., 2193 Mountain Road, Shickshinny, son of Steven Fogle Sr. and Mary Ann Fogle, and Leslie Jean Markowski, 423...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 17
The public will get the rare opportunity to drive on the Roaring Creek Trail through the Weiser State Forest on Sunday, Oct. 19, a press release says...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 17
LEWISBURG — Clarinetist Narek Arutyunian will perform with pianist Yekwon Sunwoo Sunday, Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. in the lobby of the Weis Center at...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 17
LEWISBURG — The North Mississippi Allstars, known for their blend of Southern blues and roots rock, will perform Friday, Sept. 26, at 7:30 p.m. at...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg school board has hired a Pittsburgh man as the district’s full-time athletic director at a $50,000 salary. Corey Thomas...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A legendary Southern rock band will replace ZZ Top at the Bloomsburg Fair. Lynyrd Skynyrd, famous for such hits as “Free Bird” and “...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — Township Police Chief Terry Eckart will be suspended for 15 days without pay after a taxpayer-funded investigation into misconduct...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Just two days after former Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech teacher Gary Beveridge pleaded guilty to corruption of a minor, his teaching...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 3
The Danville High School Alumni Association will host its eighth annual Alumni Awards Luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 11 a.m. in the Danville...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 4
Tourism Fund grant applications are now available for non-profits seeking funding for projects that would promote tourism in the area, a press...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 5
• A get-well card shower is requested for Linda Benscoter. Cards and get-well messages may be sent to her at 210 Luzerne Ave., Berwick, PA 18603....
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 5
Brianna L. Moser Bruce L. Moser II and Melissa A. Mitchell, Danville, are the parents of a daughter, Brianna Lanai, born Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014,...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 6
• Eric Michael Henninger, 5 Cameron Drive, Elysburg, son of Albert E. Henninger and Gail Ann Henninger, and Shelly Ann Troy, same, daughter of Barry...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 9
MIFFLINVILLE — On Monday, the final layer of blacktop will be placed on the eastbound lanes of the Mifflinville river bridge project, a PennDOT press...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 10
“Yesterday’s clouds and scattered showers came from a Canadian cold front. Unfortunately, the front has stalled just to our south, and will return...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 21
BERWICK — A free public program to promote kindness inspired by a girl killed in the Columbine school shooting takes place Thursday at the Berwick...

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