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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 April 5, 2014 - Page 20
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Today • BERWICK — Easter Bunny visit, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Boyer’s Market, Third...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — CVS wants to build a new store on the site of Hawkins Chevrolet now that the dealership is building a new location along Route 11. The...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Six state dog wardens were going door to door through the borough this week, citing anyone they found with unlicensed or unvaccinated dogs...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 3
Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren will be the guest speaker at the annual Crime Victims’ Rights Rally in the Capitol Rotunda in...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK — The family who owns a collapsed building along Rittenhouse Mill Road here is pledging to clean it up this summer, after residents...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
FRANKLIN TWP. — A rural Catawissa woman’s SUV rolled onto its side on an ice-and slush-covered turn near J&D’s Campground on Route 487 here...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 5 • BERWICK — Easter Bunny visit, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Boyer’s Market, Third...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 11
HARRISBURG — Higher gas taxes and driver fees in Pennsylvania will help generate an extra $600 million for highway projects this year. Columbia and...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University students will celebrate the upcoming end of the school year with the fourth annual Springfest. The two-day event...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 14
“Just because it’s April doesn’t mean the snow season is over, as we average one inch during the month. Checking my records back to 1980, there’s...
Published on April 3, 2014 - Page 3
At the turn of the 20th century, pumping stations dotted the route from oil wells to refineries, keeping pressure on the underground pipelines to...
Published on April 3, 2014 - Page 5
Willow A. Stoneroad William Deater and Melody Stoneroad of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Willow Avery, born Thursday, March 27, 2014, at...
Published on April 3, 2014 - Page 11
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A rapidly deflating tire was to blame in the rollover wreck that snarled traffic on Interstate 80 here Wednesday, police say. A...
Published on April 3, 2014 - Page 17
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 5 • BERWICK — Easter Bunny visit, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Boyer’s Market, Third...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 1
Archie Holsomback IV, 21, of Scranton, is the suspect accused of stealing and running up charges on a credit card belonging to a Russian exchange...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 3
Nurse Rosa Miller and her husband Elliott had no time to gather their belongings when they fled the fire that ripped through their home at 127 First...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Kyle Halat, 26, of Jonestown was upgraded to serious condition Tuesday at Geisinger Medical Center after being injured in a crash Monday...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 6
“I recently read where the experts feel wildlife made it through the winter OK. At my place, with a daily menu of peanuts, corn and sunflower seeds,...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 11
Montour County • Michael Thomas Rowello, 20 Cook Court, Danville, son of the late Robert Joseph Rowello and Lucy Marie Myers, and Jackie M. Loomis,...
Published on April 2, 2014 - Page 11
Montour County • Judith A. Wright, Limestone Township, died March 10, 2014, at 58; $5,500 to Kirk Matthew Wright’s guardian to establish a burial...

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