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 August 24, 2016 - Page 1
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A missing hiker was found dead at the bottom of a waterfall at Ricketts Glen State Park on Tuesday, police said. Yuri Sannikov, 74...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —A board that protects the historical district here recommended a church take on a chimney renovation that would have cost $9,000. But St...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 1
BENTON — Borough council voted last month to hire James M. Shaw Jr. as a part-time police officer, one year after the former Berwick patrolman...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 1
MIFFLIN TWP. — It took Army veteran and double-amputee Dennis Leonard 14 hours and one shot to bring down a monster buck at a hunting ranch near...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 3
West Berwick Elementary is getting dedicated Saturday, and everyone, including the general public, is invited. It starts at 9:30 a.m., when students...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — An 11-year-old girl remained in critical condition a week after part of a tree came crashing onto her family’s pop-up canopy at Knoebels...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 4
BERWICK — The public is invited to attend the grand opening and dedication of the new West Berwick Elementary School this Saturday. A parade and...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — State Rep. David Millard, R-Berwick, announced Tuesday a $200,000 grant will be awarded to Bloomsburg Municipal Airport through the...
Published on August 24, 2016 - Page 6
“During the late spring and much of the summer, a large part of the state did not get its share of rain. “Drought warnings were issued for numerous...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise ORANGEVILLE — For 37 years, the Greenwood Valley Action Track has welcomed micro sprint cars and go-karts. But this year...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 3
Organizers of Community Days in Benton Park announced last week that this year’s third annual event, scheduled for Sept. 17, has been canceled....
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 4
Those headed to the Little League World Series this week in South Williamsport should be alert for an active work zone on Interstate 80 in Montour...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Firefighters responded to a gas leak here Monday after an ambulance bumped a meter at a house, officials said. The damage was minimal,...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 5
BERWICK — The Berwick Historical Society will be giving a PowerPoint presentation on “Businesses of Yesteryear” tonight. The free session at the...
Published on August 23, 2016 - Page 6
“Quite often when high school football teams are preparing for the coming season, they have to deal with some really hot weather. “Fortunately,...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
MILLVILLE —As Rob Hunter sat on the patio of his home’s carriage house, he gazed at the radio tower that loomed nearby and dreamed it would one day...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK —A woman was pinned in her car Sunday when it was struck by an SUV at the intersection of Orange Street and Freas Avenue, police say....
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 1
UNION TWP. — A Mocanaqua man who has been missing since Aug. 12 was found dead in his crashed pickup Sunday, officials say. Kristopher Luke Feist,...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 3
Eric Wunsch was but an intern the first time he stepped out on stage at the Alvina Krause Theatre. The Texas transplant was just “a snobby Philly...
Published on August 22, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Here are St. Columba School menus for this week: • Wednesday: Chicken nuggets/roll or peanut butter/fluff sandwich or toasted cheese...

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