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 May 6, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the April report from the office of District Judge Russell Lawton: ASSESSMENT DETAIL Bloomsburg Area School District •...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 4
CATAWISSA — Here is the April report from the office of District Judge Craig W. Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY —$6,484 •Checks Issued to Clerk of Courts...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A student landlord has been issued three citations for rubbish and debris outside three of his properties, court papers say. Daniel...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 8
“You may have noticed how we’ve jumped from below-normal temperatures to above-normal ones in the past week. This isn’t unusual: We often leave...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 16
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County’s Veterans Affairs office has moved to a new location at 16 W. Main St. in Bloomsburg. Any veteran, widow, or orphan...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Food trucks serving up pastries and ethnic foods could be rolling into town as early as this month as part of a pilot program more than...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 3
As we reported previously in the Press Enterprise, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources plans to drain 245-acre Lake Jean at...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 4
Dog cleanup overstated ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — In a story published May 4 about dog waste problems, the Associated Press, relying on a report by The...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 4
• John Kitson of Stillwater is celebrating his 95th birthday today. Cards can be sent to 203 Bendertown Road, Stillwater, PA 17878. His wife,...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 4
HEMLOCK TWP. — A woman thought an oncoming car had entered her lane at the bottom of Lunger Drive, just off Creek Road here Monday afternoon. Emily...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 4
Report problems on state roads Motorists can report potholes and other highway-maintenance concerns on state routes by calling PennDOT’s toll-free...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 4
Harrisburg — Following a colder-than-average winter and weeks of dramatic temperature swings, PennDOT crews are “aggressively” tackling the growing...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 6
“During the early part of fall, winter and early spring, the passage of cold fronts normally results in a big drop in temperatures. From now until...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 11
She was seven years old and fighting for her life. It’s 1948, and in my mind’s eye, all is black and white — movies and photos from that era make it...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 11
HARRISBURG — The state Senate on Monday unanimously passed a resolution sponsored by Sen. John Gordner that recognizes May 7 as the “National Day of...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Racer Caleb Fowler shared some straightforward advice on winning during Sunday’s sixth annual Cubmobile Derby. “Just go straight,” the...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 3
DUNMORE — The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 3
A composer recently awarded the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Music was inspired by the work of Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble member Laurie McCants. Julia...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 7
DANVILLE — Danville Arts Council and Danville High School are teaming up for the second annual Budding Young Artist Workshop on Sunday, May 17. It...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 7
Cards of concern and support are requested for Jedidiah Gregg, who is in Maria Hall Hospice in Danville. He would appreciate having them sent to...

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