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 October 11, 2014 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — At least two older township residents have been targets of a phone scam originating in Southern California, police say. The scammers...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The owner of Penn Motors has lost his salesperson’s license, but he can still buy and sell vehicles under his dealership license, state...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — When Charles John Zebraitis disappeared on his way to work one foggy morning last month, his father and stepmother assumed the worst....
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Oct. 1 through Oct. 7. Oct. 1 • 1:49 a.m. — Suspicious person, Town Park • 1:54 a...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 5
Remington A. Daum-Longenberger Jason Daum-Longenberger and Dominique (Robinson) Daum, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Remington Allen, born...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: ARTS & CRAFTS Art-photography-crafts-hobbies - Handcrafts/mixed materials...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more livestock results from the 2014 Bloomsburg Fair, listed from first place: Swine • Berkshire - Senior barrow — Bennecoff...
Published on October 11, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair, listed from first place: EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS -4-H Horses - Ribbon Pairs - B...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 1
BENTON — The Hess Hotel on Main Street was forced to shut its doors Wednesday after bedbugs were found inside, Benton officials said. The building’s...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 1
NESCOPECK TWP. — An Espy man remembered as a hard-working, generous neighbor died after he hit an Interstate 80 guardrail with his pickup, which...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 1
WASHINGTONVILLE — It appears the public will still have access to the Montour Preserve when PPL surrenders control of the site, but residents must...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — An early morning fire in the Hemlock Springs development here leveled a woman’s garage and destroyed her car. Karen Feldi says a...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 3
The public can get a look at contract proposals being made by both the Danville school board and the teachers union and weigh in with opinions...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 3
RIVERSIDE — Borough council voted this week to release the names of all property owners who owe more than $500 in sewer bills as of Oct. 6. Names...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 4
WAPWALLOPEN — On Saturday, Moyer’s Grove Campground will host a Fall Harvest Craft and Vendor Show to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The event...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 5
Nicola M. Dangelo Michael and Tamara (Covelusky) Dangelo, Shamokin Dam, are the parents of a daughter, Nicola Marie, born Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014,...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the September report from the office of District Judge Russell Lawton. ASSESSMENT DETAIL Bloomsburg Area School District •...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 5
• Mary Lou DeFrain is a patient at Orangeville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center following surgery. Cards and get-well messages may be sent to her...
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Wills recently filed in Montour County: • Joseph Patrick Doyle, Danville, died Aug. 25, 2014, at 62; estate to adopted mother Agatha M....
Published on October 10, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Here is the September report from the office of Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts. PROTHONOTARY’S...

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