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 February 22, 2015 - Page 27
BLOOMSBURG — The Central Susquehanna Builders Association’s 28th annual Home & Outdoor Living Show will open at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds Friday...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 29
WILLIAMSPORT — Daniel and Monica Klingerman have established an endowed scholarship at Pennsylvania College of Technology. Initial award...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 29
DANVILLE — Two Geisinger scientists joined genetics experts last week at a National Institutes of Health-sponsored think tank spurred by President...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 29
DANVILLE — Geisinger Life Flight was recently recognized by an emergency services council for providing the best pre-hospital care for children, a...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 29
HAZLETON — Tara Trout, a certified physician assistant, has been appointed advanced care practitioner at Penn State Hazleton. She will be...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 29
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System says it has become the first health care organization to be connected to PennREN, the Pennsylvania Research and...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A businessman running for Montour County commissioner says he’ll donate his entire salary to a library and historical group if elected....
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The economic recovery has been kind to the Bloomsburg area — at least in the ranks of its biggest earners. Income among those making...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. —Snowstorms over the past two weeks have threatened to strand residents on two roads here because the land developer who had been plowing...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Feb. 8-14: Feb. 8 •12:10 a.m. — 1300 block West Front Street, intoxicated person •...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 4
Alexander J. Morrison III Alexander J. Morrison Jr. and Stefania Polokowski of Catawissa are the parents of a son, Alexander John III, born Thursday...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 5
Pool drop-off times extended BERWICK — The times to drop off clothing and other used items to raise money for the Ber-Vaughn Pool have been extended...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 8
“After another very cold beginning, today will become cloudy, with snow arriving during the morning that will continue through the afternoon and into...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 8
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Officials are banning parking in the avenue section of the township due to the snowy forecast this weekend. The weather-related...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 14
DANVILLE — Montour County Coroner Scott Lynn has announced he will seek the Republican nomination for another term in office during the spring...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — The blazing heat inside a self-cleaning oven ignited some grease stuck to the bottom and sent a few students fleeing into the cold to...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 1
NESCOPECK TWP. — About 500 crated chickens fell off the back of a truck on Interstate 80 here early Thursday morning, State Police say. It took...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 3
SHAMOKIN — A 66-year-old woman died of hypothermia here Monday, reports Northumberland County Coroner James Kelley. Ellen Jackson of Spurzheim...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 3
The school year in Danville has been extended due to delays and cancellations for bad weather. As of now, the year will end June 10 for students...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 4
• Loren Johnson will be 90 years old on Saturday, Feb. 21. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to him at 680 E. Main St., Millville, PA 17846....

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