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 1, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — Two 6-month-old black bear cubs, orphaned after their mother was hit by a car on Route 11 Wednesday night, were rescued from a tree...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Managing Editor SALEM TWP. — The owners of the nuclear power plant near Berwick laid off 10 management workers Thursday and...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 1
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man sheared off a utility pole with his SUV along Millertown Road here Thursday, briefly knocking out power to...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Managing Editor BLOOMSBURG — It’s been nearly six months since Steven Whitenight Jr. went missing. While the Northumberland County...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 3
MILLVILLE — The seventh annual Chris Shultz Memorial Run/Walk will raise money Sunday for Camp Courage at Camp Victory and the Leukemia and Lymphoma...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 3
The Fire Safety Day Camp for Kids will be held again this year by Montour County fire departments. The camp will be held at the Danville Middle...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 7
Lydia L. Zechman Zachary Aaron Zechman and Alynn Louise Myers, Selinsgrove, are the parents of a daughter, Lydia Louise, born Saturday, June 25,...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 7
Bethel’s VBS runs July 11-15 The Bethel Assembly of God Church in Catawissa will hold a vacation Bible school July 11-15 with the theme “On the...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 7
• Irene Robbins will celebrate her 97th birthday on Sunday, July 3. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at 355 Tenny St., Apt. 7, Bloomsburg...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 7
• Timothy Sean Berkey, 112 Nassau St., Danville, son of Charles and Mary Ann Berkey, and Holly P. Patterson, same, daughter of Marvin and Patricia...
Published on July 1, 2016 - Page 9
Here are local Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks displays: Today • Salem TWP. — Fireworks display, Beach Haven Carnival Grounds,...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The oldest weekly rodeo in the country is making a stop at the Bloomsburg Fair this year. The Painted Pony Rodeo is set to entertain...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A huge black bear ambled into Berwick on Wednesday, was chased up a tree in Sponslers Park by curious bystanders, then finally was driven...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 3
Last year, the Roaring Creek Valley Little League decided to dedicate its concession stand to longtime supporter and beloved community member...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 4
PITTSBURGH — A Schuylkill County man was charged in a hit-and-run here early Sunday that left a woman dead, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports....
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Two out of 19 restaurants in our coverage area were deemed out of compliance during state inspections June 13-20. In Columbia County,...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 5
Here are local Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks displays: Friday • Salem TWP. — Fireworks display, Beach Haven Carnival Grounds,...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Starting Friday, Rabbit Transit will be operating Montour County’s transportation system. County commissioners made the move to avoid...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Rep. David Millard, Republican of Berwick, says he joined a majority of his colleagues in the state House to support a 2016-17 budget...
Published on June 30, 2016 - Page 6
LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Arts Council’s 12th annual Sidewalk Chalk Festival will be Friday, July 8. Market Street’s sidewalks will be transformed...

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