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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 9, 2016 - Page 1
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Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — Township officials have known a section of Bald Top Road is unstable for almost four years now, yet they have not done anything about...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A proposed law to extend the evening and weekend hours that visitors would need to plug a parking meter around town here stalled at the...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — West Berwick Elementary will keep its name after several impassioned supporters — some bearing historical artifacts — showed up at Monday’s...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 3
State Rep. David Millard says he’s “going green,” with plans to install solar panels on his North Centre Township property to help power the...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors • Sixth grade — Remedy...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 4
Madeline G. Fahringer Stephanie (Solomon) and Matthew Fahringer of Columbia County are the parents of a daughter, Madeline Geneva, born Wednesday,...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 6
“The weak storm that reached the area late yesterday with its numerous snow showers will move slowly today and tonight, giving us cloudy skies, cold...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 11
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Here are Central Columbia High School Honor Roll students for the second marking period: • Ninth grade — Lea Adams, Matthew...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 11
TURBOTVILLE — Here are Warrior Run Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished • Fifth grade — Kiley Bohart,...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Smartphones can revolutionize the way Geisinger doctors monitor patients’ health and study diseases like Parkinson’s, says a technology...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Council tonight is expected to vote on extending hours for parking meter enforcement all over town, but placards with the proposed times...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 3
‘The Vagina Monologues” takes the stage at the Caldwell Consistory on Saturday at 2 p.m. for a one-afternoon-only show examining the feminine...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Three Bloomsburg University students were pulled from the top of an elevator by firefighters early Sunday when the doors malfunctioned,...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 7
Luminara R. Foreman Robyn Woodley and Brad Foreman of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Luminara Rose, born Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 12
“Several days ago, it became apparent we would be threatened by snow tonight and Tuesday. “This threat would come from a whopper of a storm along...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 1
ASHLAND — By the time a Gitman Bros. dress shirt is slipped into a cardboard box for shipping, it has passed through the hands of dozens of skilled...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. —New supervisors, a new police chief, a new secretary and better bookkeeping are all part of a plan a group of residents has devised to...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An anonymous email sent to Montour County commissioners alleges they are giving free health insurance to part-time employees. The writer...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 3
An Italian woman could face up to six years in jail after her husband accused her of not doing enough cooking and cleaning at home, according to The...

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