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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 August 19, 2015 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A prisoner who was injured while riding his bike back to the jail from work has clouded the future of Montour County’s work-release...
Published on August 19, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Tonight, contractor Barletta Materials and Construction Inc., Tamaqua, will begin work on Route 487, Lightstreet Road, from Main Street...
Published on August 19, 2015 - Page 6
“Earlier it appeared yesterday would be the day of widespread showers and thunderstorms, but instead, this is now expected to happen later Thursday....
Published on August 19, 2015 - Page 12
SUNBURY — Carole Radziwill, one of “The Real Housewives of New York City,” will be at Sunbury Motors this Saturday, Aug. 22, the dealership has...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — The state Attorney General is investigating allegations that Police Chief Chad Thomas “huffed” compressed air on duty in May, a...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — Mahoning Township’s police clerk is fearful for her safety at work, family members told supervisors Monday. Kim Wilt has been off...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 3
The Millville school district is looking for a new business manager after Dave Bowser announced he will retire at year’s end after 25 years in that...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — Stops signs will be installed on Bloom Road in each direction at its intersection with Woodbine Lane starting about 1 p.m. Friday,...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 4
Lillian E. Slonaker Bethany and Matthew Slonaker of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Lillian Emma, born Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, at Berwick...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 4
• A get-well card shower is planned for Kathy Hess, formerly of Berwick. Cards and get-well messages may be sent to her at 550 Abbotts Landing, Apt...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center patients who need a bone marrow transplant now have access to a worldwide registry, greatly improving their...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 6
“With temperatures reaching 90 degrees across the area the past three days, we finally experienced the first heat wave of the summer. We came close...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 11
Here are this week’s school menus: WARRIOR RUN/breakfast — Thursday: Cinnamon-glazed French toast. Friday: Waffle, sausage links. WARRIOR RUN/...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 11
Here are menus for this week at Benton schools: • Breakfast — Wednesday: Warm cinnamon roll or cereal and toast, juice or fruit. Thursday: Mini...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 11
LEWISBURG — Modern jazz artist Kellylee Evans is scheduled to perform Friday, Sept. 4, at 6 p.m. outdoors on the Bucknell University Weis Center...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 22
• Kory Wayne Foust, 209 Mill St., Orangeville, son of Jeffrey and Nicole Foust, and Brianna Marie Lemon, same, daughter of Terry and Karen Lemon •...
Published on August 18, 2015 - Page 22
LEWISBURG — Midwives old and new are joining the team at OB/GYN of Evangelical here, a press release says. Starting this summer are Angela Cassel,...
Published on August 17, 2015 - Page 3
The final installation of a new generator at Town Hall shuttered the building for one day earlier this month, but it should keep the lights on for...
Published on August 17, 2015 - Page 3
MILTON — A Williamsport family’s car flipped and struck a tree after the driver swerved to avoid a horse and buggy along Route 54 Saturday evening....
Published on August 17, 2015 - Page 4
Victor E. Hosler Douglas and Olga Hosler of Berwick are the parents of a son, Victor Eugene, born Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at Berwick Hospital...

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