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 October 20, 2014 - Page 12
“Something we can experience during the fall and spring are what are called ‘cut-off lows.’ “This is when a storm stalls close by, and cannot move...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Agriculture Home and dairy products - Junior division-baked products -Muffins; 1...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — If school officials and police had acted more prudently after one student’s medications were tampered with last fall, the two other...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — On a very wet day earlier this week, Columbia County unveiled plans to keep one of Bloomsburg’s biggest industries dry. By spring,...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 5
ALLENTOWN — PPL Electric Utilities has announced an unexpected increase in the price of power for residential customers. As of this month, the price...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 7
Gerald Brandt is celebrating his 89th birthday Wednesday, Oct. 22. Cards will reach him at Balanced Care Nursing Home, Room No. 133, 3298 Ridge...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 7
TURBOT TWP. — A Berwick man’s SUV rolled several times along Interstate 80 Friday evening after it struck the bumper of another vehicle. Scott J....
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 8
“The heavy rain that fell Wednesday was just what the doctor ordered. “Not only did the whole area get a soaking, but the rain fell in light to...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Agriculture Home and dairy products - Baked products - Muffins - blueberry 1st...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
READING — From a peddler with a bundle to over a billion in sales, that’s the story being told by the Boscov’s Department Store chain in celebration...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
BERWICK — Working long distance with the Neuroscience Institute at Penn State Hershey, Berwick Hospital Center can now quickly evaluate and treat...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 23
BLOOMSBURG — Property transfers recorded during September at the Columbia County Courthouse: Beaver Township • Louann Justice (AIF), Regina...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Property transfers recorded during September at the Montour County Courthouse: Cooper Township • Emma E. and Daniel R. Gordner to...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Kevin Brennan, executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Geisinger Health System, has been named to a list of “...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Horticulture Floral exhibits - Specimen flowers - Gladiolus; mixed 3 spikes...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 1
From wire reports A new lottery game that features more but smaller jackpots starts tomorrow in Pennsylvania. The Monopoly Millionaires’ Club game...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Mike Jones faced a problem as he put together the menu for the new Bakers Guild Cafe on Center Street. It’s founded and funded by...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — On Wednesday, Oct. 22, 58 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in the region will offer a free medium hot chocolate to customers who make a donation...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —Residents in Berwick and Briar Creek and North Centre townships are urged to keep windows and doors locked, even while at home, due...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Police have filed a citation against a drunken man who fled a two-car crash in downtown Bloomsburg Tuesday night; they also cited the...

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