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 5, 2014 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. —Donald R. Fulmer had just finished lacing up his shoes to take his dogs for a walk when the brick wall just to his right imploded with...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 5
Dyslexia bingo begins at 2 p.m. Games will start at 2 p.m. Sunday for a basket bingo fundraiser to raise money for the Children’s Dyslexia Center of...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Lillian Hellman’s “The Children’s Hour” will be brought to the stage by the BU Players Friday through Tuesday, April 11-15....
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 6
“With the storm that gave us the rain the past two days having moved away, today will become variably cloudy, windy and chilly. Tomorrow will be the...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 12
BERWICK — A shrieking fire alarm and smoke filling a house sent firefighters rushing to 216 S. Warren St. Friday. But the only thing damaged was a...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 17
DANVILLE — The following property transfers were recorded in Montour County during March: •Nathan L. and Andrea J. Cafferky to Juan F. Lessmann and...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 17
• Stephanie R. Irvine, Danville, from Steven D. Irvine, Portsmouth, Va.; married July 19, 2002
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 17
CANBY — A committee meeting of the Canby Cemetery is scheduled for 8 a.m. today at the cemetery, 529 Millertown Road. Interested plot owners are...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 18
CATAWISSA — Here is the March report from the office of District Judge Craig W. Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY — $7,073 •Checks Issued to Clerk of Courts...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 20
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: Today • BERWICK — Easter Bunny visit, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Boyer’s Market, Third...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — CVS wants to build a new store on the site of Hawkins Chevrolet now that the dealership is building a new location along Route 11. The...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Six state dog wardens were going door to door through the borough this week, citing anyone they found with unlicensed or unvaccinated dogs...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK — The family who owns a collapsed building along Rittenhouse Mill Road here is pledging to clean it up this summer, after residents...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 3
Montour County District Attorney Rebecca Warren will be the guest speaker at the annual Crime Victims’ Rights Rally in the Capitol Rotunda in...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
FRANKLIN TWP. — A rural Catawissa woman’s SUV rolled onto its side on an ice-and slush-covered turn near J&D’s Campground on Route 487 here...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 5 • BERWICK — Easter Bunny visit, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Boyer’s Market, Third...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 11
HARRISBURG — Higher gas taxes and driver fees in Pennsylvania will help generate an extra $600 million for highway projects this year. Columbia and...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University students will celebrate the upcoming end of the school year with the fourth annual Springfest. The two-day event...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 14
“Just because it’s April doesn’t mean the snow season is over, as we average one inch during the month. Checking my records back to 1980, there’s...
Published on April 3, 2014 - Page 3
At the turn of the 20th century, pumping stations dotted the route from oil wells to refineries, keeping pressure on the underground pipelines to...

Pages