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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 January 26, 2015 - Page 3
The 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Program and Dinner is set for Sunday, Feb. 8, at 4 p.m. at the Caldwell Consistory, 150 Market St.,...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 3
As forecasters predicted 2 to 4 more inches of snow for our area, Berwick council members and the mayor were readying their shovels to help dig out...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren has been endorsed by 15 fellow prosecutors in her bid for a seat on the Pennsylvania...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 5
Brentley S. Lupini Michael Lupini and Tonya (Green) Kreitz of Columbia County are the parents of a son, Brentley Scott, born Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015...
Published on January 26, 2015 - Page 12
“A storm, named Juno by the Weather Channel, will make today cloudy and cold, with the possibility of 4 or 5 inches of snow. “Unfortunately, once...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 1
After three straight months of $300,000 winners, no local lottery player came close to matching that prize in November. In fact, the most anyone won...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Danville-area coffee business is brewing up plans for a larger space so it can keep up with customer demand for its hand-roasted beans...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — A teen will be cited for speeding after rolling a pickup in the median of Interstate 80 just before 2 p.m. Wednesday here in Montour...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 3
UNION TWP. — A fire destroyed a garage at Shickshinny Lake Friday night, but volunteers were able to stop its spread before it did much damage to the...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 8
“With no big warm-ups in sight, we are not going to have a January thaw this year. “In order to qualify as a January thaw, there must be at least...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Marylyn Ritchie, Ph.D., has been appointed senior investigator and founding director of the Biomedical and Translational Informatics...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 25
ORWIGSBURG — Celebrating one year since its return to the market, Yuengling’s Ice Cream says it has expanded beyond limited distribution in central...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 25
CARLISLE — To help provide hunger relief to those in need, Giant Food Stores has launched its A+ School Rewards Fighting Hunger Challenge. The goal...
Published on January 25, 2015 - Page 25
BLOOMSBURG — Service Electric Cablevision will begin scrambling its signals to prevent theft and improve service starting next month, and customers...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A switch in the way tuition is charged at Bloomsburg University could mean a jump in cost as high as 50 percent for some full-time...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A firefighter fell from the back of a fire truck as a crew worked to rescue a cat from the top of a utility pole here Friday, officials...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 1
ANTHONY TWP. — A 35-mile natural gas pipeline stretching from Lycoming County to Shamokin Dam is expected to cut through parts of northern Montour...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A downtown Selinsgrove mainstay is relocating to Danville. J. Kleinbauer clothing store will pack up next week and move to Mill Street in...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Campus police were looking for a man who grabbed a female student’s buttocks Friday on Bloomsburg University’s upper campus. A woman...
Published on January 24, 2015 - Page 3
MONTOUR TWP. — A Danville man appeared to be injured Thursday night when his vehicle hit a guardrail and then a ditch before landing in a driveway...

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