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 27, 2014 - Page 24
Williamsport —Penns Woods Bancorp Inc. has reported net income of $6,932,000 for the six months ended June 30, a press release says. The parent...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 24
LEWISBURG — Led by health care and mineral extraction, employment in the region is almost back to pre-recession levels. In 2007, prior to the...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 24
WIlkes-Barre — Dr. Frank A. Bucci, M.D., is now treating patients with the iStent, the smallest medical device ever approved by the government, a...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 24
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — The Berwick Farmers’ Market is open for the season in the Crispin Field parking lot, a press release says. Three...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 3
ARISTES — A naturalist from Tuscarora State Park will be leading an 8-mile hike Wednesday, July 30, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Roaring Creek...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — Two women were hurt in a three-car, chain-reaction crash Friday on Route 11, and two children were taken to a hospital by ambulance...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 4
BUCKHORN — As has been the case previous weekends, the Interstate 80 resurfacing project will be suspended to allow traffic to flow unimpeded...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from July 13-19: July 13 •12:23 a.m. — 1800 block Heights Road, threats •12:56 a.m. —...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 5
• Arden Dietterick was recently admitted to Berwick Retirement Village. Cards and well-wishes will reach him at Berwick Retirement Village, Room...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 5
Willa R. Sproehnle James and Abigail (Wagner) Sproehnle, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Willa River, born Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 8
“We’ve had so many nice weekends this spring and summer. The last really stormy weekend was the last one of March. I had 2.60 inches of precipitation...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A blown hydraulic line on a garbage truck spread slippery fluid over several borough streets Thursday, according to officials. The line...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 1
LIGHTSTREET — A truck driver from the Midwest was killed when he slammed into the back of a UPS truck on Interstate 80 near the Lightstreet exit...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 3
Two Danville students have been chosen to attend leadership conferences at Harvard University. Aidan Matunis, son of John and Kimberly Matunis and...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman drove into the path of a pickup while attempting to make a left turn into Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 11 here Thursday,...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The federal agency that will decide the fate of a proposed natural gas pipeline extending through Columbia County will host a meeting...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 5
Emmett B. May Jason and Megan (Bates) May, Newport, are the parents of a son, Emmett Bates, born Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Berwick Hospital Center...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — AGAPE has received a $15,000 grant from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund (BHWF) of the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation....
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 12
“With mostly sunny skies, warm afternoon temperatures and low humidity, today will be an exceptionally nice, late-July day. You can thank air from...
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE — As the fire that killed Michelle Dzoch raged, calls for help were going to a 9-1-1 center that didn’t have enough people to answer the...

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