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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 March 24, 2015 - Page 11
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Amy’s Kitchen Inc., Giant stores have removed from sale select Amy’s Kitchen frozen-food items due to the potential...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 12
Nearly 2,000 years ago, a ship made of elm and laden with coins and Greek sculpture sank off the coast of a small Greek island named Antikythera,...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 1
If an Oklahoma energy company wins permission to bury a major natural gas pipeline here, it would put an estimated 472 people to work in Columbia...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man who broke into a home and stole lots of cash, food and liquor Sunday was caught after giving convenience store workers a $90...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 1
MIFFLINVILLE — Zoning officials erred when they rejected a developer’s plan to build 11 luxury duplexes here, a judge recently ruled. Now, Mifflin...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 3
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Everyone loves a Slinky — but few have started a campaign to make it the official state toy of Pennsylvania. Retired math...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 3
In a working-class town north of Boston, author Domenica Ruta was raised by a drug-addicted mother who managed to teach her daughter about the...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 4
Here are local egg hunts and other Easter activities: Saturday, March 28 • BERWICK — Egg Hunt, 11 a.m., for children up to sixth grade, Ber-Vaughn...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 5
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Aurora Products, Inc., Giant Food Stores removed from sale select Aurora and Giant brand walnut and trail mix blend...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 7
Arison J. Zeisloft Jason and Jennifer Zeisloft of Marietta are the parents of a son, Arison John, born Thursday, March 12, 2015, at Lancaster Women’...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 7
McGuire’s the name Bloomsburg University’s sports information director is Tom McGuire. His name was misspelled in an article published Sunday.
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 12
“With air that originated in Central Canada over the state, today will be partly cloudy, dry and cold. Tomorrow will be partly cloudy, dry and not...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University dismissed a baseball player Saturday for a tweet in which he referred to Little League star pitcher Mo’Ne Davis as...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Four people were injured Saturday when a porch deck collapsed, dropping them three stories to the ground, officials say. The two-unit...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
BENTON — Borough council has reluctantly canceled this summer’s fire company water battle, ending an entertaining tradition spawned by a 1960s gag...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
LIBERTY TWP. — A Danville man’s skidding pickup landed upside-down in running water, where he was trapped for over half an hour Saturday morning,...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 9
His mother-in-law Kathy Hummel is the mother-in-law of accident victim Mike Moskovich. Their relationship was listed incorrectly in a photo caption...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 10
“All the long-range outlooks are indicating true spring conditions won’t reach the area before April. “Several more Canadian air masses are lined...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 28
Danville — Laura Sones has joined Maria Joseph as its new Personal Care Administrator. She will oversee operations in both the Memory Care Center (...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 28
HERSHEY — More than 250 female financial services professionals attended the Pennsylvania Bankers Association’s second annual Women in Banking...

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