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 May 22, 2015 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A mother traveling with her 10-year-old daughter fell asleep at the wheel of her SUV, which careened across Route 11 and smashed into...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 3
Danville’s Memorial Day ceremonies will kick off Monday on the Danville-Riverside Bridge. At 10 a.m., those buried and lost at sea will be...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 3
TURBOTVILLE — Warrior Run School District residents will pay more in property taxes for the 2015-16 school year, according to published reports. The...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 3
BERWICK — For the eighth year in a row, it appears Berwick Area School District will not be raising taxes. School directors passed a $44.18 million...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 4
Donation-Jar Theft Suspect Sought A man accused of stealing a telethon donation jar from the Atrium Cafe at Geisinger Medical Center’s Hospital for...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — This year, you can buy tickets for Bloomsburg Fair grandstand acts early. It’s part of a push to sell more seats and bulk up revenue,...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Regulators have scheduled an open house and seek public comment on the environmental impacts of a new nuclear reactor planned for the...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 7
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from May 10-16: May 10 • 12:17 a.m. — 1100 block Pine Street, erratic driver • 1:28 a.m. — 100...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 7
Here are some local Memorial Day events: Sunday, May 24 • Sweet Valley — Veterans Memorial service, 9:30 a.m., Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from May 13-19: May 13 • 1:48 a.m. — Public urination, 200 block Market Street • 9:45 a...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 9
• Patricia Rogers is celebrating her 92nd birthday today; cards may be sent to her at: 36 Hidden Lane Orangeville, PA 17859 • A card shower is...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 14
DANVILLE — Danville Area High School will hold commencement exercises on Friday, June 12, at 7 p.m. Danville honor graduates are pictured above and...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 16
“With a reinforcing surge of Canadian air blowing into the state, today will be partly cloudy, breezy and cool, with the chance for a brief shower....
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Danville Area Community Center wants Verizon to build a cell tower on its lot so it can start collecting $1,200 a month in rent. But...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —A Danville man pulled his pickup from a stop sign and into the path of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle Wednesday, sending the biker to the...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Democratic Councilman Frederick Trump appears to have secured himself a spot on the Republican ticket in November. Trump, 78, locked up...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 3
ELYSBURG — A water main replacement project under way here is one of two undertaken locally by Aqua Pennsylvania, a press release says. Work has...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 3
Everybody loves a parade, and a speech! So head out to the Catawissa Memorial Day parade, forming at 1 p.m. Monday at the Catawissa Police...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A GMC Jimmy collided with a Jeep Liberty at the west end of town, setting off a chain-reaction crash last week on Main Street near the...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 4
Lacey E. Church Kenneth III and Linda (Kindig) Church, Wapwallopen, are the parents of a daughter, Lacey Evelyn, born Friday, May 15, 2015, at...

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