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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 January 21, 2015 - Page 5
BERWICK — Heller’s Gas, 500 N. Poplar St., is suing these people to collect payments, records show. The defendants in such cases sometimes settle...
Published on January 21, 2015 - Page 6
“In the heart of the arctic air mass that is building over northern Canada, the temperature fell to minus-35 degrees at Baker Lake and minus-36 at...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 1
NESCOPECK TWP. — Falling boxes distracted a Route 93 driver, who crashed into another car Monday night, sending it flying into a small grove of apple...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — The township has hired from within to fill its vacant chief position. Cpl. Chad Thomas, who started work in Mahoning about five...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Before voting against drafting a local law to protect gays and lesbians from discrimination, Mayor Sandy Davis said her opinion was...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — People from as far as Easton and Maryland registered their opinion on an anti-discrimination ordinance before council made a decision,...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 3
Teen escapes harm in Valley van wreck VALLEY TWP. — A Danville teen will be cited after crashing a van at Kaseville and Frosty Valley roads here...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 3
CARLISLE — Giant Food Stores have removed from sale products from two companies because the items may contain peanut, an allergen not listed on the...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 3
New Millville Area Superintendent Cynthia Jenkins will host a meet-and-greet with the community this Friday, from 6-7 p.m., in the high school...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A vacant Chinese buffet at the busy corner of East Street and Columbia Boulevard has sold to a Bloomsburg developer, who was already...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 4
• Phyllis Pugh will celebrate her 91st birthday on Monday, Jan. 26. Cards and well-wishes will reach her at Emeritus, Room 28, 420 Shaffer Road,...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 6
“It is going to snow tomorrow, but probably not a large amount. “Instead, a couple of inches are likely, as another Alberta Clipper storm passes...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Natalie Austin had to argue with the town’s codes enforcement office for nearly eight months before she could open her new bakery on...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — The head of human resources for the state of Maryland is Gov.-elect Tom Wolf’s pick to be Human Services secretary and a former...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 3
There wasn’t a whole lot of debate at this year’s Bloomsburg Fair member meeting, but there were plenty of interesting revelations. The meeting...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 4
UPPER AUGUSTA TWP. — Two Danville men were in a car that smashed head-on into a rock embankment here Saturday, State Police said. But both were...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 5
Boe C. Wolfgang Josh Wolfgang and Kalie Chapin of Millville are the parents of a son, Boe Charles, born Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, at Berwick Hospital...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 5
Jean Learn will celebrate her 91st birthday on Thursday, Jan. 22. Cards will reach her at 50 Victory St., Orangeville, PA 17859. EDITOR’S NOTE:...
Published on January 19, 2015 - Page 12
“The coming week will be cold, but not be extremely cold, and there will not be a lot of snow. “The best chance for a little snow will be Tuesday...
Published on January 18, 2015 - Page 1
ORANGE TWP. — Township supervisors recently rejected developer Delmar Zeisloft’s proposal for an RV park that would accommodate up to 100 RVs near a...

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