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 April 27, 2015 - Page 1
Putting down the hand sanitizer and allowing children to be exposed to everyday germs can actually help them improve their immune systems, according...
Published on April 27, 2015 - Page 3
While some of their classmates were guzzling Natty Ice and roaming Fetterman Avenue, three Bloomsburg University students were manning the firehall...
Published on April 27, 2015 - Page 9
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Inventure Foods, Inc., Giant Food Stores announced it removed from sale select Jamba at Home Smoothie kits due to...
Published on April 27, 2015 - Page 12
“The weekend was dry with some sunshine, but there was still a chill in the air as we continued to be influenced by the upper-air storm that...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A peek behind a forbidden door inspired one Berwick student to help special education students nationwide. A strict baseball coach helped...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — An employee of the Emeritus at Bloomsburg personal care home posted photos of a “recently deceased” resident on social media Nov. 6....
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — The state revoked a personal care home’s license and two of the home’s employees were fired after they physically restrained an agitated...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A popular Bloomsburg Fair stand that has been featured on the Food Network will now serve stuffed pretzels year-round in a storefront at...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 3
ELYSBURG — It’s official — Impulse, the newest roller-coaster at Knoebels, is open for business. An auction for the first rides raised $7,325 from...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 3
MONTOUR TWP. — An SUV crashed through a guard rail and plunged down a steep 15-foot embankment before smashing headfirst into a tree Saturday...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 4
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A motorcyclist was rushed to Geisinger Medical Center Saturday afternoon with major injuries after an accident on Route 118 here,...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 12
“We are now at the time of the year when local fruit growers hope Mother Nature smiles on them. Blossoms on fruit trees and strawberry plants will be...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 32
WASHINGTON — The American Hospital Association will present the Justin Ford Kimball Innovators Award to Dr. Glenn D. Steele Jr., M.D., Ph.D.,...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 32
Bloomsburg — CCFNB Bancorp Inc., parent company of First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., reports improvements in net income and earnings for the first...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 32
BERWICK — MetroCast Business Services says it’s offering new, faster Internet speeds to business customers. MetroCast has raised its top business-...
Published on April 26, 2015 - Page 32
CATAWISSA — Mountainside Pottery, a new business in Roaring Creek Township, celebrated its grand opening last weekend. Becky Breach is the resident...

Pages