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 August 23, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — About 130 Autoneum employees have had their cars misted by paint from a nearby renovation project at the Bloomsburg Fair’s grandstand,...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 3
HARTLEY TWP. — A Lewisburg teen was killed early Friday after he lost control of his SUV and it rolled several times, police say. Miles M. Foreman...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 5
Freya M. Doran Kahla Doran, Washingtonville, is the mother of a daughter, Freya Marie, born Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center in...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 5
• Betty Lurowist is celebrating her 95th birthday on Thursday, Aug. 28. Cards will reach her at Maria Joseph Manor, 875 Montour Blvd., Room 102,...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 6
“With a weather boundary moving slowly across the state, today will be cooler, featuring lots of clouds and the chance for a few showers. Tonight,...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 12
DANVILLE — A free community meal will be served 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 215 E. Market St., Danville.
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 12
SALEM TWP. — A search party of police and volunteer firefighters found a 7-year-old autistic boy who wandered away from home. Salem Township Police...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Zeisloft Mobile Home Park is not closing after all. Owner Stephen Zeisloft has decided to keep the park, which holds 11 trailers, open...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A baker believes there’s room for sweet treats on Bloomsburg’s late-night and early morning scene, and she plans to bring her electric-...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 3
Mahoning Township is changing its recycling program this fall, and residents will have to select a trash service that offers recycling. The Danville...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Aug. 10-16: Aug. 10 •12:32 a.m. — 300 block LaSalle Street, suspicious activity •2:47 a.m...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 5
Home of accused priest misidentified PITTSBURGH (AP) — In a story Aug. 18 about a retired priest accused of molesting a child in the early 1960s in...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Aug. 13-19: Aug. 13 • 2:43 a.m. — 9-1-1 hang up, 200 block Jefferson Street • 8:50...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 5
Allyson M. Vivino Robert Vivino and Krista Mowrer, Danville, are the parents of a daughter, Allyson Marie, born Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Geisinger...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 5
MILLVILLE — The Millville High School Class of 1948 will host its annual picnic 5 p.m. Saturday at the town park here. Guests are asked to bring...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 12
“With moist air remaining over the state, today will be variably cloudy, warm and humid. There will be a few showers and thunderstorms. Somewhat...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia teachers will wait at least until next month to hit the picket line, a union official says, after authorizing a...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The longtime owner of a downtown men’s store died Tuesday, just a month after he was last behind the counter. Al Lenzini, 95, ran Al’s...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — A teacher strike here may extend through the entire month of September if the union and school board don’t reach an agreement on a new...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 3
Students taking medications during the school day at Southern Columbia will now be on camera, after a tampering scare last year. The district...

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