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 March 3, 2015 - Page 22
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System’s Heart and Vascular Institute and the Women’s Health Service Line have been selected as 2015 recipient of the $...
Published on March 3, 2015 - Page 22
BUCKHORN — A Bloomsburg woman crashed her car into a utility pole here Sunday after it slid off a snowy roadway, police said. Madison Nichols “...
Published on March 3, 2015 - Page 22
For the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — It was fitting that Aleks Knezevich was completing his first year of medical school when wife Jessica...
Published on March 3, 2015 - Page 22
HARRISBURG — People sentenced to community service will no longer be able to buy gift cards to satisfy their service requirements under legislation...
Published on March 3, 2015 - Page 22
BERWICK — Local high school students will once again hand out grants to non-profits as part of an annual educational effort by the Central...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A wheelchair-bound man screamed for help while stranded on the floor during a fire at his home Sunday. Mark Zaber, 53, couldn’t reach...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A “labor tub” filled with warm water and a supportive team of midwives helped Regan Long of Turbotville deliver her fourth child...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 3
Thinking of just snagging a free permit-parking spot in Bloomsburg instead of scavenging for loose change in your car seats? Think again. Starting...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 4
Max W. Fulmer Michael and Amanda (Wolford) Fulmer of Berwick are the parents of a son, Max William, born Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at Berwick Hospital...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Sharpshooters 4-H Air Rifle Club is organizing for 2015 tonight at the old Danville Armory, 550 W. Mahoning St., Danville, from 7-8:30 p.m...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 4
• Virginia Tanner will celebrate her 85th birthday on Saturday, March 21. Cards will reach her at 49 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821. • Alice...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 9
BLOOMSBURG — A fire started at a trailer off Old Berwick Road when someone tried to thaw a frozen pipe on Sunday afternoon, officials said. The...
Published on March 2, 2015 - Page 12
“The main reason that much of the eastern half of the nation had record cold during February was the never-ending stream of bitterly cold air that...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 1
STILLWATER —Arthur “Rick” Fowler was terrified as he lay in his hospital bed, unable to move. He’d always been a strong man, working in factories...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 1
Eleanor Welliver, a reader from Bloomsburg, asked for a ruling on IcyHot’s Smart Relief TENS Therapy. She worried its effectiveness wouldn’t be...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — Barry Lewis knows about the rumors that say the Boy Scouts may be forced to shut down or sell Camp Lavigne. But they are not true, he...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 6
A ham and cabbage dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Eagles Hose Co. will raise money for Rick Fowler. Young and Reckless will be...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 7
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Feb. 15-21: Feb. 15 •12:41 a.m. — 1500 block West Front Street, door open •8:49 a.m. —...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 7
Leslieann R. Eddy Robin Robert Eddy and Erica Marie Harvey, Berwick, are the parents of a daughter, Leslieann Rose, born Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at...
Published on March 1, 2015 - Page 8
“When it’s as cold as it has been, it is difficult to jump quickly into a big warm-up. “Since the cold air does not want to leave, it hangs on like...

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