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 15, 2014 - Page 18
EYERS GROVE — The Millville-area ministerium will have a Good Friday service from noon to 3 p.m. at the Eyers Grove United Methodist Church. Themes...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the March report from Barbara N. Silvetti, Columbia County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts: COLUMBIA COUNTY TREASURER •...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 22
BERWICK — Dr. Carl B. Turner, an economics professor and author, will be inducted into the Berwick Academic Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 26....
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The people in charge of Bloomsburg’s sewage system are serious about collecting past-due bills, they say, and will be threatening those...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 3
The campaign to rebuild the Bloomsburg Skatepark got some welcome news earlier this year: The Tony Hawk Foundation was making it one of eight...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Heather McDanel, a 1985 Berwick High graduate, will be inducted into the Berwick Academic Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 26. McDanel has...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 7
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Wednesday • BERWICK — Easter Bunny, 6-8 p.m., Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St.,...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — The authority that runs the town’s sewage system is threatening to turn off water to the following properties, saying their owners owe...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 12
“With plenty of sunshine and temperatures well above normal, the weekend was the warmest and one of the best since October. Afternoon temperatures...
Published on April 14, 2014 - Page 22
Blood drives • April 15: Columbia Mall, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. • April 16: Bloomsburg University Kehr Union Ballroom, 1-7 p.m. • April 17: Bloomsburg...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Police officers on the porch of a vacant Fetterman Avenue home kept watchful eyes Saturday on waves of partygoers walking on a street...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 1
FOUNDRYVILLE — A man and his three dogs died when his mobile home burst into flames after 10:30 p.m. Friday. Michael R. Rupp, 57, was presumed dead...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 1
Cash Five players earned lucrative hauls during February, with one Berwick-area man celebrating a $500,000 score. William Elmes of Beach Haven was...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 4
MIFFLIN TWP. — Westbound traffic on Interstate 80 came to a halt late Friday night after a Jeep rammed into a disabled BMW SUV that was stopped in...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Work days are set for River Front Park here Friday and Saturday, April 25-26, with a rain date on Sunday, April 27, organizers say. The...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 5
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Today • BERWICK — Easter Egg Hunt, noon, First Presbyterian Church, 320 Market...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 8
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls March 30 to April 5: March 30 •1:18 a.m. — 1100 block Fifth Avenue, 9-1-1 hang up •11:44 a.m...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 9
Jase P. Eby Jordan and Kristen (Chappel) Eby, Coal Township, are the parents of a son, Jase Paul, born Friday, April 11, 2014, at Geisinger-...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 9
Citation address Crystal Bardo, 212 Iron St., Berwick, was cited April 3 for failing to keep the exterior of her property free of garbage and for...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 10
“Since it has finally gotten warm, it’d be nice if it could stay that way, but it is not to be. Temperatures in northern Canada are still very cold,...

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