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 February 25, 2015 - Page 12
DANVILLE — The man who was run over and pinned by his own car last weekend remains in serious condition, but another accident victim has been...
Published on February 25, 2015 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg Christian School honor roll students in the second marking period: Highest Honors • First grade — Lorelai Hess,...
Published on February 25, 2015 - Page 17
BENTON — These students have been named to the Honor Roll for the second marking period at Benton Middle School: Distinguished Honors • Seventh...
Published on February 25, 2015 - Page 17
DANVILLE — Here are Danville High School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth grade — Travis Beachel,...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — New restrictions on student-run drinking parties will effectively force gatherings of over 150 people to a handful of alternative sites...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — More work is coming to Berwick Offray’s local ribbon and bow factories now that the company has taken over a California ribbon manufacturer...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — UCLA Hospital System CEO and psychiatrist David T. Feinberg has two very important reasons to leave the warmth of the West Coast for the...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 3
The Orangeville Public Library will host Susquehanna River Artist Heidi Brandt on Saturday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to noon when she leads a Pysanky egg...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Don’t be alarmed when the Bloomsburg University sirens sound Wednesday morning. School officials announced plans to test the emergency...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 4
MONTOUR TWP. — A Danville High student ran a stop sign and smashed his car into an SUV, flipping the larger vehicle and sending its driver to the...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 6
“Winter Storm Quantum has dumped heavy snow on the Central and Southern Rockies and is now spreading a wide swath of snow, ice and rain from Texas to...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Two people hurt in weekend accidents were in serious condition Monday at Geisinger Medical Center, while a third person has been released...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 12
WASHINGTONVILLE — The board of the Montour-DeLong Community Fair has decided to demolish the 50-year-old stage and construct a new, larger one. “...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 16
LEWISBURG — “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites” will come to life Saturday, March 7, at 1 p.m. on the Weis Center stage at...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 18
It’s February, and the winter doldrums have set in. All our New Year resolutions for exercise and eating right are under assault by icy gray demons...
Published on February 24, 2015 - Page 18
INDIANAPOLIS — National FFA Week, which runs through this Saturday, is designed to raise awareness about the FFA organization, the role it plays in...
Published on February 23, 2015 - Page 1
MT. PLEASANT TWP. — An early-morning fire destroyed a home, but quick-thinking residents removed more than a dozen oxygen tanks and kept the blaze...
Published on February 23, 2015 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Berwick man was run over by his own car Sunday when he stepped in front of the running vehicle to check the stuck accelerator,...
Published on February 23, 2015 - Page 1
EDITOR’S NOTE: Yesterday, World War II Navy veteran Dick Donald, 89, recalled a kamikaze attack on the fleet of ships he was serving in during the...
Published on February 23, 2015 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania state lawmakers are accustomed to all sorts popping unannounced into their Capitol offices, but it was a particularly...

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