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Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Citing declining enrollment and universities in financial decline, PASSHE Chancellor Daniel Greenstein laid out a plan to redesign the...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is building a $500,000 lab downtown where students will get to experience a workplace environment, a release says...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Children at Geisinger Medical Center won’t be getting toys from the Forsaken Syndicate motorcycle riding club’s annual toy run...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When the Bloomsburg Fair polled its fans about who they’d like to see on the grandstand this year, Sheryl Crow, Dire Straits and...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 3
L t. Gov. John Fetterman’s statewide listening tour to gather residents’ input about the possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana will make a...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 4
Bentley L. E. Moyer Isaac and Alyssa (Montalvo) Moyer, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Bentley Levi Edward Moyer, born Saturday, April 20, 2019,...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 4
Name misspelled Jeffrey Kluck of Troop 44 honored his great-grandfather Wayne W. Williams who died in France in World War II during a wreath laying...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 4
Avoid East Second Street near campus Once a section of Lightstreet Road is shut down Monday to install a new pedestrian bridge, traffic coming from...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 4
INDIANA, Pa. — A bank based here is acquiring a chain of banks with a location in Danville, according to a news website. First Commonwealth...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 4
This Easter event is scheduled for Saturday: • MILLVILLE — Sons of American Legion Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. sharp, Millville Community Park, for age...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — The start of the annual Animal Resource Center yard sale at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds has been delayed by a week. Originally scheduled...
Published on April 26, 2019 - Page 7
UNION TWP. — A three-car crash on State Route 239 on Thursday afternoon sent one man to the hospital with unknown injuries. Leroy D. Powell, 80,...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Town council had questions about the search for a new police chief after its members had to vote Monday to keep the interim chief in...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Get ready for some traffic tie-ups: Cars and trucks on Lightstreet Road will be rerouted for at least two weeks starting Monday as...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — At Sekisui SPI, workers can’t focus on their jobs if they don’t know their children are being properly cared for, said the company’s...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors here passed a preliminary budget that wouldn’t raise taxes, but the head of the budget committee warned this might be the...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 1
NESCOPECK — A railroad crossing here has delayed traffic three times in the past four months, but township officials say they’re working to fix it....
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 3
This Easter event is scheduled for Saturday: • MILLVILLE — Sons of American Legion Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. sharp, Millville Community Park, for ages...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Lt. Gov. John Fetterman will visit Montour County on May 7 as part of his statewide listening tour to gather input from Pennsylvanians...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 3
The Catawissa Senior Social Center at 319 Pine St. in Catawissa is looking for residents age 60 and older. The center offers companionship, a hot...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 4
RUSH TWP. — Two drivers involved in a crash at the intersection of Boyd Station Road and Route 54 on Tuesday afternoon were cited by police. Linda...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 4
SALEM TWP. — Police have identified the driver who allegedly caused Tuesday’s fatal crash on Salem Boulevard as Joshua Lewis, 40, of 1393 Salem Blvd...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 4
Clara E. J. Bonk Britani Engle and Matthew Bonk, Danville, are the parents of a daughter, Clara Elizabeth Jean, born Thursday, April 18, 2019, at...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 4
SCOTT TWP. — Police responded to the Giant Market near Bloomsburg after a man tried to leave the store with $600 worth of seafood in a garbage bag....
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — First Keystone Community Bank’s cookout in support of the ALS Walk in memory of George Curry has been postponed due to forecasts of rain...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 6
“Today will be mostly cloudy, with high temperatures in the mid-60s as moisture creeps up from the Gulf of Mexico. There will be a small chance for...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 6
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —Officials say a company’s plans to open a call/contact center will mean hundreds of jobs coming to Luzerne County. Ubiquity...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 13
A contingent of 16 Scouts and six leaders from the local Boy Scout council recently explored England and France as part of a weeklong trip that ended...
Published on April 25, 2019 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls in March 14-31: March 14 • 2:01 a.m. — 900 block Columbia Boulevard, intoxicated...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 1
NORTHUMBERLAND —Once new rate hikes take effect May 1, the monthly fees that customers pay for Service Electric Cable will have increased about 170...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 1
RIVERSIDE — A crash at the intersection of Boyd Station Road and Route 54 Tuesday afternoon sent three people to the hospital, with one seriously...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 3
This Saturday, friends and admirers of Coach George Curry will be walking in his memory to raise money to defeat ALS, the illness that took him from...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 3
This Easter event is scheduled for Saturday: • MILLVILLE — Sons of American Legion Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. sharp, Millville Community Park, for 12...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — The Unit 2 reactor at Susquehanna Steam Electric Station near here is back up and running, officials say. It had been disconnected from...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The 41st Annual Renaissance Jamboree will take place rain or shine from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Free entertainment on four stages...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 4
LEWISBURG — “Panda’s Home,” an interactive performance that takes audience members on a figurative journey to ancient China in the footprints left by...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Reacting to recent measles outbreaks, the state Department of Health is encouraging Pennsylvanians to get vaccinated so they are...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 6
Maci A. Wertman Eric and Alessa (Dalpiaz) Wertman, Danville, are the parents of a daughter, Maci Ann, born Monday, April 22, 2019, at Geisinger...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 6
Teen passenger faces pot charge CATAWISSA — A teen pulled over for illegally tinted windows now faces marijuana charges. When police stopped a...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 11
PENNSDALE — A female employee of Economy Locker Storage Co. was killed Monday morning in an accident at the plant’s facility at 324 Worthington Lane...
Published on April 24, 2019 - Page 12
“Most of yesterday was partly sunny with high temperatures in the mid 70s, but an area of showers and thundershowers arrived later as a cold front...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Carm DeFrancesco, former football coach at Danville and Mount Carmel, will be the next head football coach at Berwick Area High School....
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK —Weekend crowds at JJ’s Food & Spirits have taken a nosedive since a stabbing on West Second Street near the bar in early March, JJ’s...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Parking restrictions will be in place, and enforced, during Saturday’s annual Renaissance Jamboree, Town Police remind residents and...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 3
If you’re feeling hungry Sunday stop by the Benton Fire Hall for an all-you-can-eat buckwheat cake and pancake breakfast. Food will be served from...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — The 20th annual Early Childhood Conference for Columbia and Montour counties is scheduled Friday, May 17, at St. Luke Lutheran Church,...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 3
LEWISBURG — The Keystone State Literacy Association Susquehanna Valley (KSLA SV) is hosting its annual Celebrate Literacy awards banquet Thursday,...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 4
Hannah S. Kishbaugh Derek and Allison Kishbaugh of Millville are the parents of a daughter, Hannah Susan, born Monday, April 15, 2019, at Geisinger...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 4
MIFFLINVILLE —PennDOT workers are scheduled to flush bridges today on Interstate 80 at Mifflinville, officials announced. The mobile operation will...
Published on April 23, 2019 - Page 4
This Easter event is scheduled for Saturday: • MILLVILLE — Sons of American Legion Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. sharp, Millville Community Park, for age...