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 October 20, 2014 - Page 3
Downtown Bloomsburg is having its annual Trick or Treat night at downtown businesses from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday night. Then, in a new twist, families...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — In honor of National Breast Cancer Month, Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital (G-BH) will present a free community lecture Tuesday at 11 a.m...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 5
Wrong address listed Wayne Gross Jr. does not live at 1604 Brittain St., Berwick, according to resident Miranda Weaver. The incorrect address was...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 5
Emmy J. Linn Zachariah and Ashlee (Miknich) Linn of Mechanicsburg are the parents of a daughter, Emmy Jane, born Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Holy...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 5
Bill Boughter, a member of Susquehanna Valley WWII Veterans, will celebrate his 92nd birthday on Thursday, Oct. 23. Cards will reach him at 145...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 12
“Something we can experience during the fall and spring are what are called ‘cut-off lows.’ “This is when a storm stalls close by, and cannot move...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Agriculture Home and dairy products - Junior division-baked products -Muffins; 1...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — On a very wet day earlier this week, Columbia County unveiled plans to keep one of Bloomsburg’s biggest industries dry. By spring,...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — If school officials and police had acted more prudently after one student’s medications were tampered with last fall, the two other...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 5
ALLENTOWN — PPL Electric Utilities has announced an unexpected increase in the price of power for residential customers. As of this month, the price...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 7
Gerald Brandt is celebrating his 89th birthday Wednesday, Oct. 22. Cards will reach him at Balanced Care Nursing Home, Room No. 133, 3298 Ridge...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 7
TURBOT TWP. — A Berwick man’s SUV rolled several times along Interstate 80 Friday evening after it struck the bumper of another vehicle. Scott J....
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 8
“The heavy rain that fell Wednesday was just what the doctor ordered. “Not only did the whole area get a soaking, but the rain fell in light to...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Agriculture Home and dairy products - Baked products - Muffins - blueberry 1st...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
BERWICK — Working long distance with the Neuroscience Institute at Penn State Hershey, Berwick Hospital Center can now quickly evaluate and treat...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
BLOOMSBURG — Property transfers recorded during September at the Columbia County Courthouse: Beaver Township • Louann Justice (AIF), Regina...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
READING — From a peddler with a bundle to over a billion in sales, that’s the story being told by the Boscov’s Department Store chain in celebration...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Kevin Brennan, executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Geisinger Health System, has been named to a list of “...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Property transfers recorded during September at the Montour County Courthouse: Cooper Township • Emma E. and Daniel R. Gordner to...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Horticulture Floral exhibits - Specimen flowers - Gladiolus; mixed 3 spikes...

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