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 10, 2015 - Page 6
BERWICK — The following members of the Berwick Area Senior High School Class of 2015 received awards during an assembly Friday morning? • William...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg Fire Department ladder truck broke down in the middle of downtown late Saturday morning just as traffic for Bloomsburg...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 10
Here are current salaries for Berwick Area administrators: • Robert Croop, high school principal, $87,264 • R.J. Norce, middle school principal of...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 10
“Tropical Storm Ana, which has developed off the Carolinas’ coast, is producing up to 5 inches of rain and 60 mph winds. “This storm is well ahead...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 28
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently presented Rep. Lou Barletta with its annual Spirit of Enterprise Award, a press release says....
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 28
LEWISBURG — A new option is available for persons suffering from back and neck pain caused by degeneration of the spine. Last fall, the FDA approved...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 28
CARLISLE — Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets have been named 2015 Chain Retailer of the Year by Grocery Headquarters, a national monthly...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The owner of a new farm-to-table eatery downtown had been eyeing the 236 Iron St. storefront for 10 years. When Sakuntala closed its...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Two motorized political signs in town violate borough code, an official says. But the candidate responsible for the signs says the code...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 3
Cops: Driver turned into path of vehicle HEMLOCK TWP. — A driver turning into a convenience store here wound up in the path of an oncoming vehicle,...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 4
Montoursville — Motorists traveling Interstate 80 in Columbia County will encounter more lane closures next week in the vicinity of the Mifflinville...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 5
Lawsuit settled A landlord-tenant lawsuit between landlord Marc Nespoli and tenant Frances Mullen filed in District Judge Richard Knecht’s office...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from April 26 to May 2: April 26 •12:11 a.m. — 1000 block Susquehanna Avenue, loud music •2:03...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — These individuals are accused of violating the town’s open-container law during Block Party weekend. Names are followed by ages and...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 6
“Every once in a while, the atmosphere makes a lot of news. Today will be one of those days. Cold air plowing into the Western states is laying down...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 11
DENTON, Texas (AP) —Sally Beauty said Monday that it is investigating reports of unusual activity on payment cards used at some of its U.S. stores....
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Competition for head baker at Columbia County Bread & Granola is apparently heating up among three potential candidates, and it...
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 1
IOLA — Tasha Seely left the Village Inn briefly Thursday morning to go to the bank when she had finished cleaning up after Wednesday night’s crowd....
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 3
If you want to hear what candidates for Montour County commissioner and Mahoning Township supervisor have to say, there’s a Candidates Night set for...
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 4
LIGHTSTREET — The Catawissa Military Band will present its annual spring concert Tuesday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m. in The Lighthouse at 1640 Main St.,...

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