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 December 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — In a quiet, dimly lit room, 3-year-old Lennon Wilson sat on the floor examining a set of plastic building blocks alongside Santa Claus...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The lowest-paid Bloomsburg University faculty members are looking at a pay raise of at least 10 percent over the course of a new three-...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 1
Wesley once had a job that paid good wages and sustained his family of four. Now, he can’t even afford replacement tires for the family’s only...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 3
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The owner of two operating natural-gas-fired power plants and a third that’s under construction has agreed to pay $97,000 in...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 6
MONTOUR TWP. — Mustang Sally’s advertised itself online as the “best lifestyle club around” for swingers. Members were permitted to have sex...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 6
MONTOUR TWP. — Edwin and Elizabeth Vazquez demand the return of the following items locked inside the now-closed Mustang Sally’s. Total value of...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 8
Need help? Tomorrow, Dec. 5, is the deadline to submit requests for help to our Brighter Christmas Fund. Do you know of friends, relatives or co-...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 8
“While our part of the nation is having a relatively quiet weekend, news is being made in three other areas of the country. “In Southern California...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 24
READING — The price of gas provided by UGI Central Penn Gas (UGI) went up 1.1 percent, effective Dec. 1, the company announced. This means the...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 24
Danville — Realtor Sierra Witmer has joined RE/MAX EDGE here. Although one of the newest agents in the local office, she brings with her several...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 24
BERWICK — Philadelphia Flyers games are now available in more places and on more screens than ever before, as CSN Philadelphia has introduced live...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 24
BERWICK — Bradley Benson, Danville, has been promoted to director of facilities management at Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center. Benson...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 24
WILLIAMSPORT — UPMC Susquehanna’s hospice and palliative care program is one of only three in the nation honored by the American Hospital Association...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A man who was stumbling drunk after drinking a half bottle of rum and a half bottle of whiskey on his 31st birthday threatened to burn...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — Sarah Wright kept telling her mother, Ginger, horrific stories at the kitchen table. “Cancer, car accidents, house fires. I didn’t know...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise WILKES-BARRE — A second man has been sentenced to state prison for a brazen home invasion in the Shickshinny area earlier...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 3
HEMLOCK TWP. — A 63-year-old woman was injured when she lost control of her minivan, hit an embankment, and rolled, according to police. Pamela...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 4
Marianne can attest that there’s a lot of truth in the adage “when it rains it pours.” “Our family was hit hard last year,” the mother of three...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Theodore P. Del Vecchio of Millville is suing Rosie’s Comfort Shoes, care of Angela Ruth, for $740, records show. What his lawsuit...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 5
Open house at West Berwick The West Berwick Elementary School will hold an open house 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to show off the new school to the...

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