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 November 21, 2014 - Page 5
• John Paul, a member of Susquehanna Valley WWII Veterans, is recuperating at home after surgery. Cards will reach him at 930 McGuire Road, Apt. 5,...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 10
BERWICK —Borough Police responded to the following calls from Nov. 9-15: Nov. 9 •12:20 a.m. — 200 block East Front Street, threats •2:08 a.m. —...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 12
MILTON — MePush’s computer donation project, MeGive, is again pledging to give away computers to local non-profits, low-income families, senior...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 13
NORTHUMBERLAND —Evie, a mix of black Lab and Australian shepherd, is now part of the staff at the Child Advocacy Center of the Central Susquehanna...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 14
“The atmospheric explosion of snow that’s dropped up to 6 feet on parts of western New York isn’t unusual for this time of year. Still, this one is a...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — Township supervisors recently visited a pair of natural gas-fueled power plants similar to an $850 million plant being proposed for...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 3
If this week’s sudden windchill (and the several feet of snow getting dumped on Buffalo, New York, just four hours north) is any indication, winter...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 4
BRIAR CREEK — Good thinking by occupants and a quick response by firefighters saved a house here late Wednesday, the fire chief says. Summerhill...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
• Grace Kline, formerly of Millville, will celebrate her 94th birthday on Thanksgiving Day. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at Royalton...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
Maelynn G. Franklin Lucas Franklin and Jessica Aten, Berwick, are the parents of a daughter, Maelynn Grace, born Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls Nov. 12-18: Nov. 12 •12:10 a.m. — Alarm, 200 block East Street •7:50 a.m. — Parking complaint...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
Marker’s honorees The marker along Fort McClure Boulevard near Fishing Creek in Bloomsburg commemorates the Daughters of the American Colonists. The...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 7
ORANGEVILLE — A chimney fire spread to the attic and roof of a home at Main and Broad streets here just after midnight Wednesday, heavily damaging...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 7
BUCKHORN — State Police will check to see if child-safety seats are installed properly at a special event Saturday, from 2-6 p.m. at the main...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 14
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors • Sixth grade — Adam Anderson,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 14
DANVILLE — Here are Danville Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period: • Sixth grade — Rukraj Agrawal, Anum Ansar, Brianna...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — While Township Police Chief Terry Eckart was off the job here last month, a county-wide drug squadron also booted him from its ranks,...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Residents would pay 9 percent more in town property taxes next year if council approves a 2015 budget as it’s now drafted. The $5.06...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 3
Last year, in true Berwick fashion, local volunteers quietly put together a free Christmas Eve lunch party for 55 folks who were in need or would...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 4
Use this number for citrus sale To order oranges and grapefruit through the Berwick Kiwanis Club’s annual citrus sale, call 570-759-8272. The...

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