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 17, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: 4-H EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS -4-H individual booth exhibits - Cloverbuds 1st -...
Published on October 17, 2014 - Page 4
HARRISBURG — Legislation to improve coordination of geospatial information systems (GIS) has passed the state House and will be presented to Gov....
Published on October 17, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Danville Area High School’s annual homecoming carnival is set for 1 p.m. until the end of the school day today. School clubs will be...
Published on October 17, 2014 - Page 8
SALEM TWP. — The township park at 38 Bomboy Lane will host a trick-or-treat trail this Saturday as part of “A Night in Salem.” From 6-9 p.m., the...
Published on October 17, 2014 - Page 10
“While most tornadoes hit in the spring and early summer, there can be a spate in the early fall. On Monday and Tuesday, at least 31 tornadoes struck...
Published on October 17, 2014 - Page 22
• Ryan Leroy Kissinger, 841 Millertown Road, Bloomsburg, son of Earl Richard Kissinger and Barbara Jean Kissinger, and Caitlinn Rae Kline, same,...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — At least two people were trapped in their vehicles after a crash involving three drivers on Route 11 here Wednesday night. It started...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 3
Catawissa will stage a feral cat spay-and-neuter clinic through PA PETS next month to help cut down on the problem plaguing the southside of town....
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 4
Donald Rishe to mark 96th Donald N. Rishe will celebrate his 96th birthday on Saturday. His name was misspelled in Wednesday’s edition. Cards will...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 4
Jaxx M. Follmer Luke Follmer and Katrina Phillips, Danville, are the parents of a son, Jaxx Micah, born Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at Geisinger...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 5
MILTON — The Geisinger Blood Center will conduct a blood drive in the name of Sharon Budd — the 52-year-old Ohio mother whose skull was shattered by...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 12
LEWISBURG — The Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint, both New Orleans musical legends, come together for the first time ever on the “Oh...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: Education Results Education/4-H/FFA/FCS -Booths-Art/Soc Studies/Science -...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 18
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Youngs Funny Farm is seeking donations of metal trash cans or solid wooden boxes with metal tops that can be used to protect feed...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 18
LEWISBURG — The Stray Birds, an Americana/folk trio, will perform Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Campus Theatre in Lewisburg as part of...
Published on October 16, 2014 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: 4-H EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS -4-H arts & crafts projects - Candy making;...
Published on October 15, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — New calculations show Mahoning Township’s water and sewer authority owes Danville $1.38 million, and that number will continue to rise,...
Published on October 15, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Bystanders who stopped to help a crash victim who was partially ejected and dragged by his SUV might have helped save his life,...
Published on October 15, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville teachers want a five-year contract with 3.5 percent raises in four of those years and 3.4 percent the final year. The school...
Published on October 15, 2014 - Page 3
Find out how the drug court helps people overcome their addictions. Columbia-Montour President Judge Thomas James and Barb Warunek, director of the...

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