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 July 7, 2015 - Page 1
NESCOPECK TWP. — Six people were sent to the hospital after two SUVs collided at an intersection, sending one toppling over into a ditch and the...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A Danville man hauling a mobile home caused a traffic jam in the borough Monday when his trailer got hung up on Route 487 here, police...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 3
Nearly 200 people turned out for the sixth annual Chris Shultz Memorial 5K run and walk in Millville on June 28. The event raised $3,260 to be...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 4
LIBERTY TWP. — A Mifflinville woman suffered minor injuries July 2 when she fell asleep while driving on Interstate 80 and crashed here in Montour...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 4
Korbin D. Elliott Jayson Elliott and Raven Woods of Danville are the parents of a son, Korbin Dal, born Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Geisinger Medical...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 4
• Dorothy Knelly will celebrate her 97th birthday Tuesday, July 14. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at 344 Martzville Road, Berwick, PA...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 6
“After drier air generated a decent Sunday, moist air quickly returned yesterday. It produced our partly cloudy, warm, more humid Monday, with its...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 12
• David Matthew Hener, Washington, N.J., son of Donald M. Hener and Lois M. Hener, and Kari Ann Pohorence, same, daughter of Gary Pohorence and...
Published on July 7, 2015 - Page 17
NEW COLUMBIA — At dusk Saturday, July 11, a fireworks display will be open free to the public. The show, expected to last approximately 30 minutes...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Central Columbia’s new $34 million high school includes a TV studio, a turf room, and a food processing lab as part of a “pathway...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 1
LEWISBURG — Planners for a riverside hiking and biking trail between Danville and Bloomsburg are talking with renewed excitement about wrapping up...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 3
Paula Maggio had never heard of Bloomsburg before she wound up here for a Bloomsburg University conference on English writer Virginia Woolf last...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Two men had to swim out of Fishing Creek Sunday when their small boat overturned, a fire official says. The men got too close to Boone’...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 7
BERWICK — There will be a rabies clinic Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, at North Berwick Animal Hospital, 235 W. 17th St. here. There is a $10 fee...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 12
“It has been quite a while since we’ve had an extended period of dry conditions, and this week won’t break the pattern. “Looking ahead, showers and...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Another Bloomsburg Fair stand has put down roots as a brick-and-mortar shop here, specializing in bubble tea and other popular Taiwanese...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A non-profit aims to pay for the last pieces of a downtown revitalization study with an unconventional fundraiser — crowdfunding on...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — “Never in a million years” would Linda Quodomine have spent $145,000 for 22 acres of farmland to expand her horse veterinary and breeding...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 1
At first, the letter from the IRS terrified me. I had failed to report $39,753 in interest income from three accounts with JPMorgan Chase Bank in...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 3
PINE TWP. — Fourth of July festivities were darkened for several hundred revelers here Saturday afternoon. An power outage hit the outskirts of...

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