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 February 12, 2015 - Page 12
District Judge Russell L. Lawton has announced he is running for re-election. Lawton, a Republican, is seeking his second six-year term on the bench...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The contract fight between Danville Area teachers and the school board could be coming to an end as early as this week. Unionized...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren was not the only state judicial candidate facing a “not recommended” rating from the...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 3
People riding the Expresso exercise bikes at the Berwick YMCA racked up more miles in January than almost any place on the planet — including cities...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — George Coho, 330 Grovania Drive, Bloomsburg, failed to obtain an occupancy license before permitting rentals at 901 Poplar St. and 282 E...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 6
“During January, and so far this month, the nation’s weather has been determined by two major weather patterns. “The western half of the nation has...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 11
CATAWISSA — Here is the January report from the office of District Judge Craig W. Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY — $4,957 •Processing Center — $150 •...
Published on February 11, 2015 - Page 11
LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University will welcome a classical piano ensemble, Trio Solisti, on Sunday, Feb. 22...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The town might strictly limit the areas where students could get permits for large drinking parties — mostly restricting the bashes to...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Paul Darragh got an $11,000 raise when he went from interim to permanent head coach of the Bloomsburg University football team, records...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
There is now an asteroid named for the Town of Bloomsburg. Here’s how it came to be. Twenty years ago, I moved to this area with my wife and then 1...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A young man stuffed 20 pounds of explosive target-shooting material under a lawn tractor then fired off a round, rattling...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Geisinger didn’t want to force out a children’s playland at the Columbia Mall, it was simply offered the space because the current lease...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 1
Online subscribers can view a complete list of Bloomsburg University’s 2014-15 employee salaries at http://www.pressenterpriseonline.com/features/...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 3
The Benton school board will introduce the two finalists vying to become the district’s next superintendent at a public meeting tomorrow night. The...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 4
Judge Greg Mathis at BU next Monday Judge Greg Mathis will appear at the Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebration at Bloomsburg University’s...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 4
LEWISBURG — Some families with children who have special developmental needs have never been able to take in a movie on the big screen. That will...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 6
“With a blend of Pacific and polar air over the state, today and tomorrow will be variably cloudy, with near-normal temperatures. I suggest you use...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia-Montour Coalition for Source Water Protection will screen film “Water Blues: Green Solutions” at 6 tonight at Bloomsburg...
Published on February 10, 2015 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from Jan. 28 to Feb. 3: Jan. 28 •1:07 a.m. — Possible overdose, 100 block East Third Street •1...

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