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 April 13, 2014 - Page 5
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Today • BERWICK — Easter Egg Hunt, noon, First Presbyterian Church, 320 Market...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 8
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls March 30 to April 5: March 30 •1:18 a.m. — 1100 block Fifth Avenue, 9-1-1 hang up •11:44 a.m...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 9
Jase P. Eby Jordan and Kristen (Chappel) Eby, Coal Township, are the parents of a son, Jase Paul, born Friday, April 11, 2014, at Geisinger-...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 9
Citation address Crystal Bardo, 212 Iron St., Berwick, was cited April 3 for failing to keep the exterior of her property free of garbage and for...
Published on April 13, 2014 - Page 10
“Since it has finally gotten warm, it’d be nice if it could stay that way, but it is not to be. Temperatures in northern Canada are still very cold,...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 1
VALLEY TWP. — A new traffic light may be coming to Route 54 at Route 642 West, an intersection that’s seen frequent crashes. Montour County...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 1
Tracey Dechert had just gotten home from a long shift in Boston Medical Center’s emergency room last April when she got an email from a vacationing...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following landlords have filed civil lawsuits to collect rent. The defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims soon after they are...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 4
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Today • BERWICK —Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Berwick Elks, 117 W....
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 5
Louis S. Castello III Louis Scott Castello II and Daphne Jean (Wyda) Shackelton, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Louis Scott, born Tuesday, April...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 6
“A lot of backyards are sure to get a spring cleaning this weekend. With the jet stream having moved to our north, warmer air will flood the state,...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 6
BUCKHORN — A Bloomsburg woman drove through a red light and into the path of an oncoming car on Mall Boulevard near Walmart here Friday, police said...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 18
BLOOMSBURG — Starting Monday, contractor HRI Inc. of Bloomsburg will begin a resurfacing project on Route 11 between Park Street in Bloomsburg and...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Police were hoping bad weather would put a damper on Block Party, as it has in past years. Instead, forecasters are predicting party...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Danville man hit the gas pedal instead of the brake Thursday and crashed into a school van carrying a student and a nurse, police said...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 3
Burning in Montour County is banned due to a rash of brush fires since January. The ban started yesterday and will last 30 days. All open burning...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Struggling to stay afloat financially, the Thomas Beaver Free Library may seek funding through a county-wide property tax. But voters...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Architect, musician, author, husband, father, and Corvette owner Kurt Sivilich will be inducted into the Berwick Academic Hall of Fame on...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 5
Louis S. Castello III Louis Scott Castello II and Daphne Jean (Wyda) Shackelton, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Louis Scott, born Tuesday, April...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 5
Mark T. Gross, 655 Knob Mountain Road, Berwick, says he did not sell his brother Darin a stolen coin, as Darin alleged in a civil claim filed in...

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