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 July 4, 2015 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — When Jenny Kile saw her kids having a blast with cards she played with as a kid, she knew she had a new toy on her hands. The Millville...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 1
CATAWISSA TWP. — A 70-year-old woman and her granddaughter catapulted over the handlebars of an ATV Friday afternoon when the ATV smashed into a...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 4
Stella A. Houser Steven and Sara (Leiby) Houser, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Stella Atlee, born Thursday, July 2, 2015, at Geisinger-...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 4
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area today: • BERWICK — Fourth of July Celebration, 11 a.m., patriotic music, speech, free lunch at...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 6
“A storm developing over Kentucky was forecast to keep most of its showers to our south. We were expected to have a partly sunny, warm Fourth of July...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from June 24-30. June 24 •12:38 a.m. — Fireworks complaint, 200 block East Seventh...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 12
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —The following people were charged with allowing children in their care to miss classes at Central Columbia, according to court...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — Township residents will have their chance to weigh in with comments about a proposed natural gas-fueled power plant. The state...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 3
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Today • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St., dusk; rain date: July 5. •...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 3
The Thomas Beaver Free Library is offering a summer program for boys to teach and also reinforce the love of reading. The Ackerman family has...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 6
BERWICK — Police say a seat belt likely saved the life of a man in a recent car accident here. The Jeep Compass owned and driven by Carl Nasatka was...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 6
The Internal Revenue Service has issued an alert to help taxpayers protect themselves from scammers posing as IRS employees. “If you receive a...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 14
“This June was the wettest in a long time. The Selinsgrove airport recorded 8.56 inches of moisture, while Williamsport’s airport had 7.75 inches;...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 1
RUSH TWP. — Leanne McCormick believes an angel or two must have spared her home Tuesday night when a confirmed tornado packing winds of 85-100 mph...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 3
MIFFLINVILLE — Here is the latest update from PennDOT on the Interstate 80 river bridge project here: • From Monday, July 6, through Thursday, July...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 3
The Summer Breeze Concert Series continues tonight with a patriotic tribute featuring the Catawissa Military Band followed by a special program by...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from June 21-27: June 21 •7:02 a.m. — 700 block LaSalle Street, domestic •3 p.m. — 600 block...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 4
Mia G. Johnson Jeremiah and Jillian (Ash) Johnson, Mifflinville, are the parents of a daughter, Mia Grace, born Monday, June 8, 2015, at Geisinger...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
DANVILLE — From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Members Choice Financial Credit Union will hold a Veteran Appreciation Day at its Danville branch. Local...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — Senate Majority Whip John Gordner says he urged Gov. Tom Wolf to sign a series of bills that would enact a no tax-increase budget....

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