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 May 21, 2015 - Page 3
ELYSBURG — A water main replacement project under way here is one of two undertaken locally by Aqua Pennsylvania, a press release says. Work has...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 3
Everybody loves a parade, and a speech! So head out to the Catawissa Memorial Day parade, forming at 1 p.m. Monday at the Catawissa Police...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A GMC Jimmy collided with a Jeep Liberty at the west end of town, setting off a chain-reaction crash last week on Main Street near the...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 4
Lacey E. Church Kenneth III and Linda (Kindig) Church, Wapwallopen, are the parents of a daughter, Lacey Evelyn, born Friday, May 15, 2015, at...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 4
It’s Fran Spring Woman’s Civic Club of Bloomsburg member Fran Spring was pictured in a photo printed Tuesday featuring gift bags the club put...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Philadelphia poets G. Emil Reutter and Diane Sahm-Guarnieri will be guest readers at a River Poets meeting 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 4,...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 6
• Lucas James Whitten, Shamokin Dam, Snyder County, son of David Alan Whitten and Lynn N. Whitten, and Kelsie Morgan Dively, Enola, Cumberland County...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 6
Monday, June 1, through Wednesday, June 3, a highway maintenance crew in Columbia County will place an epoxy overlay on three bridge decks, PennDOT...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 6
INDIANA, Pa. — Voters in a western Pennsylvania township fighting an energy firm’s bid to inject fracking wastewater into the ground approved a home-...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 8
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia High School will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, June 6, at 4 p.m., in Bloomsburg University’s Haas...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 15
Here are some local Memorial Day events: Sunday, May 24 • Sweet Valley — Veterans Memorial Service, 9:30 a.m., Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Turns out, Republican voters in Columbia County didn’t put much stock in GOP leaders’ endorsements for county commissioner. Republicans...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — Challenger Bill Lynn appears to have ousted longtime Mahoning Supervisor Christine DeLong from office, according to unofficial...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When ZZ Top had to cancel last year’s Bloomsburg Fair show, the Texas rock trio made a promise to return. Now, the headliners are set...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A retired Bloomsburg University professor appears to have unseated Councilman Fred Trump, according to unofficial primary results. “I...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Tuesday’s primary may have settled the race for Montour County commissioner months ahead of the November general election. Newcomers Ken...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 3
Some of Berwick’s finest hidden treasures —many of which are usually closed to the public — will be on display later this month. The Berwick...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 5
Here are some local Memorial Day events: Sunday, May 24 • Sweet Valley — Veterans Memorial Service, 9:30 a.m., Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — District Judge Russell Lawton appears to have handily held onto his seat in Tuesday’s primary. Serena Stackhouse challenged Lawton for...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 6
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —Republican Rebecca Heller will challenge Supervisor Jim Morris for his seat this fall, according to unofficial election totals....

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