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 March 16, 2015 - Page 3
Bloomsburg University officials recently voted to reduce the amount of money donors need to earmark for a building project if they want the structure...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Danville e-Learning Academy will be holding a parent information session and open house at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The evening is for families of...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 7
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from March 1-7: March 1 •4:12 a.m. — 700 block North Market Street, attempted suicide •11:04 a....
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 7
Marissa K. Gaugler Briana and Randy Gaugler of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Marissa Kate, born Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Berwick...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 7
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Badia Spices, Inc., Giant Food Stores removed from sale Badia Ground Cumin products. The maker says the items may...
Published on March 16, 2015 - Page 12
“With a mixture of Pacific and Canadian air over the state, today will be mostly cloudy and dry, with afternoon temperatures in the comfortable mid...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The roads in town are pocked with so many potholes — some as deep as 8 or 10 inches — officials say it will take five times the normal...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — With four performers to inhabit more than a dozen characters and limited space inside the van, Director Richard Cannaday’s vision for...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School will be the host today of a bingo fundraiser to benefit the Special Olympics. Doors open at noon, and games...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 10
“Recent warmer days and rain have taken a big bite out of the snow cover, which had lasted for 43 consecutive days. “This was the longest periods of...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 27
READING — UGI Utilities Inc. delivered record volumes of natural gas to its 610,000 gas customers during our extremely cold February, a press release...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 27
Bloomsburg — Miracle-Ear of Bloomsburg has partnered with the Miracle-Ear Foundation to provide Loren Artley the gift of sound, a press release says...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 27
BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded during February at the Columbia County Courthouse here: Beaver Township • Tax Claim Deed:...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 28
WASHINGTON — The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful organization received top honors recently at Keep America Beautiful’s (KAB) national awards dinner here...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 28
Maria Joseph hires supervisor Danville — Don Katherman has been named the new Director of Environmental Services at Maria Joseph. Katherman will be...
Published on March 15, 2015 - Page 28
MILTON — Four Geisinger Medical Center surgeons are scheduled to begin seeing patients later this month at the Geisinger-Milton clinic, 155 S. Arch...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — In 1959, Dr. Ali Alley opened his first medical office next to his father’s candy store. Now after working 55 years, delivering about 3,500...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — Two other local residents will receive a share of the staggering $3 million lottery prize recently snagged by Alan Maloyed of Danville...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The following candidates have filed petitions to appear on the primary ballot this spring. Some municipal posts that have drawn no...
Published on March 14, 2015 - Page 4
Deiterich for commish Crystal Deiterich of Hemlock Township is running in the Republican primary for Columbia County commissioner. An article...

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