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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 November 10, 2014 - Page 4
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey of gas prices reports that the average cost of U.S. regular grade gas dropped 13 cents per gallon in the...
Published on November 10, 2014 - Page 4
WESTMINSTER, Mass. — The cartons of Marlboros, cans of Skoal and packs of Swisher Sweets are hard to miss stacked near the entrance of Vincent’s...
Published on November 10, 2014 - Page 5
Brexten W. Cymbala Mike and Ryann (McGaw) Cymbala of Catawissa are the parents of a son, Brexten William, born Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Berwick...
Published on November 10, 2014 - Page 7
For the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — His hands cuffed, his feet shackled, Andrew Basso was hanging upside down, immersed in a locked tank of water...
Published on November 10, 2014 - Page 8
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Maine nurse who defied quarantine attempts after treating Ebola patients in West Africa is looking forward to stepping out...
Published on November 10, 2014 - Page 12
“With the calendar showing mid November and an unseasonably cold air mass headed our way, it’s time to make your preparations for the coming winter...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — Doctors braced Ted Bunnell’s family for the worst: There was a good chance he wasn’t going to survive the devastating brain injuries...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The chief academic officer at Bloomsburg University made one thing clear as she looked for a temporary head of her school’s Honors...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area High is the only public high school in the state to win a Blue Ribbon award this year from the federal government, and one...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — It was the bright glow from a window that prompted Roxanne Hummer to look outside late Friday, officials say. What she saw sent her...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 7
Sahara Jenkins Sara and Travis Jenkins, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Sahara, born Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 8
“A north Pacific storm, a 200-mph jet stream and the remains of Typhoon Nuri have joined to form a superstorm the size of the United States. “This...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 25
BLOOMSBURG — Amy Shortlidge has joined Peters Consultants Inc. as marketing manager. Dennis Peters, principal, said she will be responsible for...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 25
Williamsport — Penns Woods Bancorp Inc. has extended the contract of President and CEO Richard A. Grafmyre for five years, through Oct. 31, 2019,...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons has granted three-year accreditation with commendation to the cancer...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Property transfers recorded during October at the Montour County Courthouse: Anthony Township • David J. and Ada D. Hostetter to...
Published on November 9, 2014 - Page 33
LEWISBURG — The 90-piece Russian State Symphony Orchestra will perform Saturday, Nov. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at...
Published on November 8, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The new Christmas Boulevard is coming together, organizers say, even though it is being rebuilt almost from scratch. Now they are calling...
Published on November 8, 2014 - Page 1
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A township man died Friday afternoon when the utility vehicle he was working on fell on him, a deputy coroner said. Martin Aten...
Published on November 8, 2014 - Page 4
MIFFLINVILLE — This Tuesday, the westbound lanes of Interstate 80 at the river bridge here will be restored to their pre-construction condition,...

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