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 29, 2016 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Managing Editor DANVILLE — The area’s flagship hospital received only 2 out of 5 stars in new hospital quality ratings the Medicare...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A temporary pressroom employee died after an apparent drug overdose inside the men’s bathroom at the Press Enterprise Thursday afternoon...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — After Samantha J. Counsil’s toddler slipped out of the house on her own the first time this spring, Counsil installed a dead bolt on the...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — When lightning struck the Florida beach where Geisinger Nurse Cassie Thomas was vacationing, she knew something wasn’t right. She...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
Geisinger has hired an executive chef to standardize and improve food offerings at all Geisinger locations. Matthew Cervay says his goal is to...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
LIGHTSTREET — A 50-year-old woman has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest, the Montour County coroner said. Teresa Temple, 50,...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 5
FRANKLIN TWP. — A late-night crash Sunday that left two vehicles totalled was caused by a driver who ran a stop sign, police say. Kimberly...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 5
LEWISBURG — The Susquehanna Valley Chorale has named Russell Wynn Jr. as new director of its educational outreach program, the Susquehanna Valley...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — The Ronald McDonald House of Danville launched a fundraising campaign in June to pay for the newly-planned Ronald McDonald House Family...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 22
Woman hits pole with pickup truck VALLEY TWP. — A Danville woman lost control of a pickup before it slammed into a utility pole along Columbia Hill...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — Two out of 27 restaurants in our coverage area failed state inspections July 11-18. Applebee’s, 939 New Berwick Highway, Bloomsburg,...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — About 250 students, professors and community members chanted “Black Lives Matter” as they marched through Bloomsburg University’s campus...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System plans to add a family room at Janet Weis Children’s Hospital to give parents and family of patients a place to...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 3
MUNCY CREEK TWP. —A Unityville man was one of three people injured in a crash here last week, according to the Muncy newspaper. Vehicles driven by...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 3
Take a rare glimpse 227 years into the past when the Catawissa Quaker house opens for public view this Sunday. The Central Pennsylvania Historic...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 4
• Rylee Bond of Bloomsburg is a rehabilitation patient at Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Center. She would enjoy receiving cards from her friends...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 12
STATE COLLEGE — As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 18
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The TDL Group Corp. of Ontario, Canada, is recalling approximately 636 pounds of dried chicken noodle soup mix products that were...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 18
LEWISBURG — The 2016-17 season at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University features 35 events from across the United States and...
Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A schism between the police chief and borough manager left the department without the ammunition officers need for their marksmanship...

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