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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 December 13, 2014 - Page 3
DERRY TWP. — The Montour Area Recreation Commission has resolved insurance and liability issues related to taking over the maple-sugaring program at...
Published on December 13, 2014 - Page 6
MAINVILLE — Santa Claus will arrive here on a fire truck Sunday, touring the village from 1-2 p.m., ending at the fire hall. Everyone is welcome.
Published on December 13, 2014 - Page 7
Boyfriend doesn’t live here, she says Jackie Mauro, 23 Cloverleaf Lane, Berwick, says that robbery suspect Marvin Comstock does not live with her,...
Published on December 13, 2014 - Page 7
Ella M. Price Robert J. and Ashley M. (Eyer) Price, Unityville, are the parents of a daughter, Ella Marie, born Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Evangelical...
Published on December 13, 2014 - Page 8
“Let’s hope the snow on the ground doesn’t remain very long, as we don’t want a continuous snow cover from early December to March. Not only does a...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 1
Dylan, 26, is one of the good guys. He’s been raising son Jason since the toddler’s mother overdosed. Now married to Stephanie, 23, the two recently...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A police cruiser slipped on an icy road and spun into the Christmas Boulevard display on Market Street here Thursday morning. Criminal...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 3
Bernie and Red Swank are retiring from the salon business after 100 years of combined service. Bernie Swank — you may also know her as Danville’s...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Straw-bale home building will be the topic of a Lunch and Learn session for adults today at noon at the Children’s Museum, 2 W. Seventh...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 9
Curtis W. Lindsay Chris Lindsay Jr. and Celeste Bothell, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Curtis William, born Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 9
Free Berwick dinner is Dec. 18 The free dinner for Berwick residents over age 55 is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at Eagle Hose Co.’s...
Published on December 12, 2014 - Page 16
“With Winter Storm ‘Damon’ setting up a band of snow across the area late Wednesday and much of yesterday, I picked up 6 inches of the white stuff....
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 1
A Bloomsburg family of seven is struggling despite the “hard effort” the mother puts forward, a caseworker says. Paula and boyfriend Wayne support...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — Two former police officers here have asked the state to address their claims of harassment and retaliation inside the Montour Township...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 3
On a particularly frigid day when the mercury dipped to 23-below zero, the Valley Chemical Fire crew rushed to a house fire only to find that...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 14
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of articles by Danville High School students about the agencies supported by the area United Way campaigns...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Dec. 3-9: Dec. 3 •1:50 a.m. — Noise complaint, 400 block Railroad Street •2:25 a....
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 19
DIVORCE DECREES • Chad M. Wagner, Bloomsburg, from Carrie Wagner, Bloomsburg; married Oct. 20, 2001 • Toni L. Lingle, Bloomsburg, from Christopher...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 19
This morning’s meeting of the Columbia County Veterans has been postponed. The event will now be Friday, Dec. 19, at 8:30 a.m. at the Morris...
Published on December 11, 2014 - Page 23
These pictures were taken by photographers for The Morning Press of Bloomsburg during the Christmas season in 1954. They are from a collection of...

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