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 12, 2015 - Page 19
Cast • Narrators: Erik Sink, Max Theiss • Cinderella: Alison Moore • Jack: Rhys Kauffman • Jack’s Mother: Maddie Harder • Baker: Bryce Yoder...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A teacher making $40,703 in 2011-12 would jump to $56,000 in her ninth year under the school board’s latest contract offer, Danville Area’...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Berwick Area Superintendent Wayne Brookhart is seeking a seat on Danville’s school board this May, saying he wants to give back to the...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 1
ROHRSBURG — Millville Fire Chief Rob Bower was the first to arrive at Choya Force’s burning home Tuesday afternoon, and he heard a dog trapped inside...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A young girl who had suffered health problems since birth and needed heart surgery died Tuesday when she was thrown from her grandmother’s...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — After spending about $19,000 on two trips in the last four years, Montour County commissioners want members of the county’s housing...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 3
Gary Heimbach, the hard-working volunteer immortalized by the park at the corner of Front and Second streets, is having a hard time. On March 5, he...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Tuesday was the last day to file nominating petitions to run for elected office in the May primary. Here’s a list of candidates for...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 4
HARRISBURG — Applications are now available for Volunteer Fire Assistance Grants through the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 4
JERSEYTOWN — Musicians will gather Sunday for the next Jerseytown Jam at the Jerseytown Community Center. Doors open at 10 a.m., and music starts...
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 6
“With yesterday’s clouds and rain now well out in the Atlantic Ocean, today will become partly cloudy, with afternoon temperatures in the low 50s....
Published on March 11, 2015 - Page 12
LIGHTSTREET — A woman crashed a rental car into a traffic-light pole at the intersection of Route 487 and Fowlersville Road here Tuesday. Driver...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick is about to enter the national spotlight again — the Berwick Theater is the star of a “Strange Inheritance” episode set to air on...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 3
Camp Victory is in the midst of an estimated $270,000 project to clean out a mucky pond on its property. Not only will the project make the pond...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 4
Trips cost about $19G The Montour County Housing Authority spent roughly $19,000 sending its members to conferences in Nashville and Baltimore in...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 4
Danielle R. Jensen Samuel and Brianna (Buck) Jensen of Danville are the parents of a daughter, Danielle Rose, born Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 6
“The 2015 tornado season has gotten off to a slow start, thankfully. Twisters were scarce in January, and only two hit in February, which has an...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 12
If things have gone well, by the time you read this the Dawn Mission will have successfully entered orbit around the dwarf planet and asteroid, 1...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 22
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center and Geisinger Clinic are seeking payments from the following people, court records show. The defendants in such...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — The saga of the Ber-Vaughn pool has gone through more twists and turns than the scariest water slide at Dorney Park, but the pool will...

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