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 March 25, 2015 - Page 4
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Carmel Food Group, Giant stores have removed from sale Rising Moon Organics Spinach and Cheese Ravioli due to the...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 4
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — An oil burner was found to be functioning properly Tuesday after a resident smelled what he thought was smoke in his basement...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 4
WASHINGTONVILLE —A Washingtonville man took items from a friend’s apartment while he was in the hospital for an overdose, police say. Matthew S....
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 4
SCOTT TWP. — The Columbia County Conservation District will host a free Manure Management Plan workshop 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, at the...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 6
“We enjoyed abundant sunshine Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, but you can expect more cloudiness today. “It won’t be quite as cold, and there will be a...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Residents looking for some extra hands to clean up yards, paint fences, and wash windows can still sign up for help through Bloomsburg...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 12
LEWISBURG — The Peking Acrobats will bring their circus skills to the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University on Saturday, April 4...
Published on March 25, 2015 - Page 14
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 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A bank customer pulling into the FNB lot Monday said he was unable to stop his SUV before it struck a metal parking sign and drove it...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Just six months after moving into the home where they planned on raising their family, Danielle and Bill Little watched as flames...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 3
CARBONDALE (AP) —A woman whose daughter was hurt in a fall from a third-floor window has been sentenced to house arrest. Chelsie Elders, 24, of...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 3
WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A suspended high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago has been sentenced to 6 to 23 months...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 3
Lydia Kegler and her husband spent over four hours on a recent Saturday sifting through dozens of boxes of brand-new books inside a New York...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 3
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 24, 2015 - Page 4
• Rhoda (Edgar) Richenderfer will celebrate her 90th birthday on Friday, April 3. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at 150 E. 10th St.,...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Tickets for “A Vintage Affair,” a wine-pairing event this Saturday, are still available. The event, scheduled 6-9 p.m. at Caldwell...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 4
Talon C. Belles Brock and Nicole (Deitrick) Belles of Berwick are the parents of a son, Talon Clayton, born Monday, March 16, 2015, at Geisinger...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 5
JAMISON CITY — A Louisiana man “out appreciating Pennsylvania” had to be rescued Monday after slipping and falling some 20 feet over the edge of an...
Published on March 24, 2015 - Page 6
“To give you some idea just how cold this winter has been over the eastern half of the nation, 10,777 new low-temperature records were set. Some...
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...

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