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 June 3, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — The entire police department, including the chief, will be getting 2.5 percent raises each year for the next three years, the same as other...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Central Columbia graduate who shot to fame on a talent competition and two rising country stars will grace the stage at the Bloomsburg...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 3
The Berwick Area Pool Association is busily raising money on three fronts this week, even as it works on reconstructing the pool at Ber-Vaughn park...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Geisinger’s Sports Medicine Department will host its first advanced athletic training camp for high school students and college freshmen...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A woman who was on parole for a drunken driving crash with her young child in the car was resentenced to prison Monday for four months...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 6
LIMESTONE TWP. — A Watsontown man was injured when he lost control of his truck and rolled over on Route 54 here in Montour County, according to...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 6
Accused man from Montour Township Gary Cooper, 32, lives at 522 Montour Blvd., Lot 27, in Montour Township. A headline published Tuesday for an...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 8
“Numbers from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport show the average daily temperature of 66.3 degrees made this May the warmest on record. These...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 18
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School will hold commencement exercises at 6 p.m. Friday. There are 35 honor graduates in the Class of 2015. They are...
Published on June 3, 2015 - Page 19
TURBOTVILLE — Warrior Run High School’s Class of 2015 will graduate on Friday, June 5, at 7:30 p.m. Pictured are class valedictorian Kearstyn N....
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 1
MADISON TWP. —A Berwick man’s tractor-trailer scattered about 80,000 pounds of soybeans along Buckhorn Road here Monday morning when the rig toppled...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 3
The Rainbow Hill School in Huntington Mills is closing its doors later this month after nearly 30 years of educating preschoolers. Sue Root, the...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Local conservation districts are offering farmers an incentive program to plant diverse species cover-crop mixtures. Those eligible...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 3
HUNLOCK CREEK — A box truck was struck by a Ford Focus when a driver attempted to turn onto Route 11 from Garden Drive near the Garden Drive-In here...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 4
Turner was there, too Villager Realty staffer Rebecca Turner was placing “Congratulations!” signs on the lawn at Bloomsburg High School along with...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 4
Emma G. Diltz Tylar Diltz and Theresa Wesolowski of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Emma Grace, born Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Geisinger...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 4
• Hattie Rose Livziey will celebrate her 94th birthday Sunday, June 14. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at P.O. Box 58, Mifflinville, PA...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 4
WILKES-BARRE — A convicted sex offender who had failed to update officials on his whereabouts was arrested here Monday by U.S. Marshals. It had been...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 5
Truckers group decries ticket trap MANHATTAN, Ill. (AP) — The Midwest Truckers Association says a road in Will County has become a ticket trap for...
Published on June 2, 2015 - Page 6
“Yesterday’s cloudy skies, cooler temperatures and occasional showers came from a stalled weather boundary located just to our south. “These cloudy...

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