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 May 30, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — For most teens, prom is a rite of passage. For Lannah Foust, donning an evening gown and hitting the spring formal is a dream. More...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 3
GETTYSBURG — Veteran Press Enterprise photographer Jimmy May collected five awards recognizing his 2014 news and sports photography in statewide...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — The state is again giving vouchers worth $20 to senior citizens to purchase produce at participating farmers’ markets and roadside...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 4
VALLEY TWP. — About 25 gallons of diesel fuel spilled at a gas station near Interstate 80 here Thursday when a pump failed, a fire chief says. The...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 4
SCOTT TWP. — A westbound Route 11 driver slowed in traffic Friday and motioned to a woman to allow her to make a left into the Big Lots plaza while...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 6
Jeremiah G. Conlon Josh Conlon and Kyna Markowski, Columbia County, are the parents of a son, Jeremiah Grant, born Saturday, May 23, 2015, at...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 7
SUNBURY — A man died due to “thermal injuries” in a January high-rise fire in Sunbury, a coroner has ruled. Hernan R. Feliciano, 32, Sunbury, was...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 7
DANVILLE — The Columbia-Montour Council of the Boy Scouts of America held its Distinguished Citizen Dinner on Thursday at the Pine Barn Inn. The...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 8
EYERS GROVE — Work will begin on a bridge spanning Little Fishing Creek on Eyers Grove Road here starting Monday, June 1. Work consists of...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 8
“The warm, humid air that was shoved out of the area Thursday and Friday will make a quick comeback today. This will result in a variably cloudy,...
Published on May 30, 2015 - Page 14
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation of Pittsburgh has donated $10,000 to Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech to provide scholarships to students...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Barry Wittig was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle on his way to visit a friend’s gravesite when he was killed in a crash Sunday, his...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 3
Danville’s Memorial Day ceremony got the best flyover anyone could have asked for, a veteran says. With the crowd gathered in Memorial Park Monday,...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Someone carved a set of steps into a riverbank here, and borough officials are now reminding residents such activity is not permitted due...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 4
One hurt in Hemlock wreck HEMLOCK TWP. — A Muncy woman was injured in a crash here Thursday, police say. Melissa Kolenda, 40, was headed north on...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 4
CATAWISSA — A pickup slammed into a feed truck here, spilling so much animal feed, traffic had to detour around the scene for more than an hour,...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 5
Disorderly conduct plea in Millville MILLVILLE — Steven Charles Brown, 29, of 48 W. Main St., Millville, recently pleaded guilty to a disorderly...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 5
BERWICK — Wise Foods workers rejected another contract offer in a split vote Wednesday, just days before their health insurance benefits are...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from May 20-26: May 20 •1:15 a.m. — Assault, 500 block Fair Street •7:45 a.m. — Animal issue,...
Published on May 29, 2015 - Page 7
Georgia R. Hall Beth (Lemon) and Andy Hall of Victor, Idaho, are the parents of a daughter, Georgia Rose, born Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at St. John’...

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