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 November 8, 2014 - Page 6
“We’ve had an abundance of pleasant weekends this year. Today and tomorrow should make for another decent one. I can’t remember any spring or summer...
Published on November 8, 2014 - Page 12
WILLIAMSPORT — The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra’s Billtown Brass Band, with the Williamsport Chamber Choir and Orchestra and Williamsport Youth...
Published on November 8, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from Oct. 29 to Nov. 5: Oct. 29 •5:25 a.m. — Motor vehicle accident, East First Street •9:47 a...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — A pet raccoon killed by a Game Commission officer last week didn’t have rabies, according to officials. Still, guidelines left the...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s state liquor store appears to be on the move again. A legal notice submitted to the Press Enterprise by the Liquor Control...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 1
RUPERT — A man kicked a stray cat with enough force that it somersaulted across the street. A neighbor caught the whole thing on video, and now...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 3
The investigation into Mahoning Township Police Chief Robert Blee is finished, and a report is done. But if supervisors have their way, you’ll...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — These people were recently accused of code violations: • Brenda Pinterich, 1524 Second Ave., Berwick, cited Sept. 11 for failing to get a...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the October report from the office of District Judge Russell Lawton: Assessment Detail Bloomsburg Area School District •...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Construction crews will do their best to keep a busy Main Street sidewalk open at least some of the time as the Christmas shopping...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health will provide free potassium iodide tablets, or KI, on Thursday, Nov. 20, to residents who have pills with...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — The issue of Mahoning Township’s sewer payments to Danville will probably end up in court, the borough’s attorney says. The “fraud,” as...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
• Jesse Richard McWilliams, 70 Sparrow Drive, Berwick, son of Richard McWilliams and Tracy Eckroth, and Chelsea Danielle Deihl, same, daughter of...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
Ravyn F. Ridge William and Nyssa (Hittle) Ridge, Benton, are the parents of a daughter, Ravyn Fae, born Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Geisinger Medical...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
• Mary Ruth (Eves) Crawford, formerly of Bloomsburg, will celebrate her 89th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 12. She would enjoy hearing from area...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 10
LEWISBURG — Basetrack Live, a multimedia work of contemporary theater based on the words of U.S. Marines and their families, will be presented...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 12
“Records show November is one of the stormiest months. One of the worst happened on Nov. 25-26, 1950. It developed over Tennessee, and as it moved...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 12
LEWISBURG — The comic book “The Intergalactic Nemesis” will come to life Thursday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Weis Center for the...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 23
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Oct. 26 to Nov. 1: Oct. 26 •1:35 a.m. — 500 block West Front Street, noise complaint •2:14...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 23
DANVILLE — Cancer Care of Central PA’s Elysburg, Lewisburg, Selinsgrove, and Lock Haven locations will become part of Geisinger Dec. 1, the Geisinger...

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