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 July 2, 2015 - Page 1
RUSH TWP. — Leanne McCormick believes an angel or two must have spared her home Tuesday night when a confirmed tornado packing winds of 85-100 mph...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 3
MIFFLINVILLE — Here is the latest update from PennDOT on the Interstate 80 river bridge project here: • From Monday, July 6, through Thursday, July...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 3
The Summer Breeze Concert Series continues tonight with a patriotic tribute featuring the Catawissa Military Band followed by a special program by...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from June 21-27: June 21 •7:02 a.m. — 700 block LaSalle Street, domestic •3 p.m. — 600 block...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 4
Mia G. Johnson Jeremiah and Jillian (Ash) Johnson, Mifflinville, are the parents of a daughter, Mia Grace, born Monday, June 8, 2015, at Geisinger...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
DANVILLE — From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Members Choice Financial Credit Union will hold a Veteran Appreciation Day at its Danville branch. Local...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — Senate Majority Whip John Gordner says he urged Gov. Tom Wolf to sign a series of bills that would enact a no tax-increase budget....
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — State Rep. David Millard says he joined the majority of his House colleagues in recently approving pension reform. The State Employees...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — State Rep. David Millard says the House and Senate have passed legislation to privatize the state-owned liquor system, and the bill is...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has awarded Pennsylvania a $32,499 grant to address white-nose syndrome in bats, a press release says...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 6
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Friday • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St., dusk; rain date: July 5. •...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Severe thunderstorms and high winds pelted the area last night and resulted in a tornado warning from the National Weather Service for...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 3
Good news from Shickshinny! World War II veteran William Adkins has his grave marker after all. It was just in the wrong part of the cemetery. And...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 4
Gabriella M. Giugliano Frank Giugliano and Kari Slusser of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Gabriella Mae, born Monday, June 22, 2015, at...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 4
• Barbara Maxine McCaffrey will celebrate her 80th birthday Saturday, July 11. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at 209 Port Noble Drive,...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 4
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission expects about 2.8 million vehicles to be traveling the turnpike over the Independence Day holiday, with the...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 6
“Checking the weather map, it is apparent the atmospheric setup we had this past winter is again in control of our weather. “This means the Western...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 11
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth grade — Isabella Arndt,...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 11
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Friday • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St., dusk; rain date: July 5. •...
Published on July 1, 2015 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Two people were injured Tuesday morning when two SUVs collided on East Market Street at Church Street, police say. Jennifer Rose, 49,...

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