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 April 9, 2014 - Page 22
Ex-Black Panther to speak at Bucknell LEWISBURG — Former Black Panther Kathleen Neal Cleaver will give a talk Wednesday, April 16, at 7 p.m. in...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were recorded in Columbia County during March: •Christopher A. and Kristina L. Cavallini to Pamela...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Nearly 50 Bloomsburg teachers turned out for a school board meeting Monday night as they seek a new contract. But more than half of...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The new elementary here will have succulent plants growing out of the library roof, an enclosed courtyard for occasional outside classes,...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A motorcyclist who smashed into a pickup Saturday remained in serious condition at Geisinger Medical Center on Monday, a spokeswoman said...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — The woman whose car rammed into an apartment building — knocking a man across his living room last Friday — suffered some type of...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 3
Millvillians, it’s that time of year again to get rid of your junk. Dumpsters will be set outside the borough building Saturday, April 26, from 8 a...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — The following Sheriff transfers were recorded in Montour County during March: • Mark D. and Stacy J. Muffly to PNC Bank NA, Liberty...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 4
Kayleigh J. Sember Michael and Jessica (Crone) Sember of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Kayleigh Jo, born Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 4
• Leona Pursel of Riverside will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, April 12. She is the wife of James M. Pursel and mother of six. She also...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 5
ATV rider ‘serious’ COOPER TWP. — An injured ATV rider managed to get his 4-wheeler back on the road, only to have it flip over, this time landing...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 6
MONTOURSVILLE — Resurfacing is scheduled this summer along 5 miles of Interstate 80 between Bloomsburg and the Columbia/Montour line, PennDOT says....
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 6
“During the weekend, a large storm produced severe thunderstorms, tornadoes and flooding across the Deep South, but fortunately, by the time this...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 11
KINGSTON — All school employees who will be retiring in the next five years are invited to a pre-retirement seminar at LIU 18, 368 Tioga Ave.,...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 11
DANVILLE — Even with a strike looming next week, “nothing” was accomplished Monday when Danville school board and teacher union representatives got...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were recorded in Columbia County during March: •Helene P. Thomas (EST AKA), Pearl Helene Thomas (EST...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 12
RIVERSIDE — A public meeting is scheduled today to discuss a Canadian Pacific Railway project to replace an aging crossing at Route 54 here, just off...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 16
BERWICK — A field day focused on soil health is set for Wednesday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Faihopity Farms Dairy, 492 Cemetery Road near...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 22
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 12 • BERWICK —Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Berwick Elks, 117 W...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Windsor Foods shut down its Bloomsburg plant about three weeks ago, putting roughly 140 people out of work. But a woman in charge of...

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