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Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A prison therapist from Danville helped a gang leader turn his life around and become a community activist who reduced crime in his...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Faculty union members at Bloomsburg University and the other state schools voted by an overwhelming majority to approve a tentative four...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Here is the October report from Montour County Sheriff Ray C. Gerringer. • Legal papers served — 67 • License to carry firearms — 21...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University apartment building on upper campus was evacuated Friday evening following a grease fire that filled a hallway...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Catawissa borough council will consider an electric rate hike to plug a projected $100,000 hole in the borough’s 2020 budget. The...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A new contest could bring an aspiring entrepreneur looking to start a business here a $20,000 prize package. Berwick: The Next Step is...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 1
The story of Frank Spencer’s 2012 execution-style murder will go national Saturday night, told by his friends, family and those who prosecuted the...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 3
When it was recently announced that United in Recovery and Evangelical Community Hospital were hosting a presentation on “Juuling,” I admit, I didn’t...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A woman attempting to park her Lincoln MKZ at the Dunkin' Donuts on Route 11, hit the gas instead of the brake, crashing into two parked...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 4
Noah E. Bisong Eric Bisong and Ashley Scheller, Elysburg, are the parents of a son, Noah Ebai, born Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at Geisinger Medical...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 4
• Matthew Cragle is currently a patient at Geisinger. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to him at 134 Starview Drive, Berwick, PA 18603. •The family...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 4
Kaine ran with Clinton Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia was Hillary Clinton’s running mate in 2016. The Associated Press Thursday incorrectly reported...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 4
BUCKHORN — A scrapyard here has changed ownership. Owners from western New York have purchased Booth Scrap Yard & Recycling and renamed it...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 4
RALPHO TWP. — A vehicle was totaled after a deer darted out in front of it here Wednesday night. Stacy Wallick, 39, of Herndon, was traveling...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 5
COUDERSPORT — On Wednesday, Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) announced more than $300,000 in state grant funding for ATV and snowmobile trail...
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 12
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Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 12
“Temperatures will remain below normal in the next five days. Still, it won’t be as cold as it’s been. Instead of temperatures being 15 degrees...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 1
SUGARLOAF TWP. — Anonymous complainants have been telling township supervisors and the newspaper the members of North Mountain Fire Co. have been...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 1
COOPER TWP. — Property owners along the Route 11 corridor here received their first sewer bills this week — even if they are not connected to the...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE —When someone leaked a private report about the behavior of Danville Football Coach Jim Keiser, it included the name of at least one student...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 1
VALLEY TWP. — The township supervisors formally voted Wednesday night to take the next step toward condemning the abandoned former Days Inn at the...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 3
MILLVILLE — A man was issued two citations for alleged hunting violations Oct. 26 on state game lands in Madison Township. Donald J. Wilce, 30, of...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 3
Catawissa council will be having some important meetings next week, including a session the night of Thursday, Nov. 21, at borough hall to discuss...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — Tractor-trailer owners who want to park in this borough for more time than it takes to pick up or drop off deliveries will have to live in...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 4
Three of 27 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were found to be out of compliance with state Department of Agriculture standards...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is screening a film co-written by one of its alumni today and Friday, according to a press release. “Luce,” with...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 5
HAZLETON — The National Dance Company of Siberia will be here Wednesday, Nov. 20, as part of the Greater Hazleton Concert Series, according to a...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 6
“You can blame a big dip in the jet stream for the record cold that has engulfed much of the United States. This dip allowed arctic air that...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 8
MILLVILLE — The Millville Area School Board agreed to cap any possible tax increase in next year’s budget to 3.4% at its meeting Monday night. The...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Montour County’s plan to create a government hub at a former elementary school building could move one step closer to construction when...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Some retired teachers who had been teaching as emergency substitutes in the school district came to Monday’s school board meeting to demand...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A divided Danville council rejected a proposed 2020 budget on Monday that would have raised taxes 4% for borough property owners. Voting...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 3
Local and State Police are inviting folks out for coffee and a chat. Meet the people patrolling our streets, answering our emergency calls and...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 3
GREENWOOD TWP. — The state is awarding $250,000 to Columbia County to repair the deck of the bridge on Utt Road that crosses over Green Creek,...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Voters in Columbia and Montour counties elected overwhelmingly to retain Judge Thomas A. James for another 10-year term. According to...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 4
Jethro N.M.M. Dressler Matthew Dressler and Ariel Long of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Jethro Noah Matthias Miguel, born Sunday, Nov. 10,...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 4
A card shower is requested for Rena Lynn, who will celebrate her 85th birthday on Nov. 24. Cards will reach her at 3029 Old Berwick Road,...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 5
CATAWISSA — When a police officer confronted a man reported to be stumbling around 2 a.m. on Oct. 21 in the 500 block of Hillside Village, they asked...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 6
MAHONING TWP. — A Mahoning Township man told township supervisors Monday that due to a recent parking restriction on Palmer Drive, members of his...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — Students will be able to have free breakfast even when there is a 2-hour delay, officials said during Monday night’s school board meeting...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 12
“Quite often when an arctic cold front invades the nation it produces a storm to our south or along the East Coast that means a big snowstorm for us...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 12
BERWICK — School directors here narrowly voted Tuesday to appoint Joseph DeMelfi to fill a vacant seat at their table, passing over Dann McGann, who...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center has earned its certification as stroke-ready, meaning its staff can recognize and treat acute...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — The president of the Berwick school board and its longest serving member both resigned Monday night. President Donald Butz turned in his...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A plan to force homeowners to pay outstanding municipal bills or taxes before being granted permits or licenses was put on hold Monday...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG—Local citizens and officials alike crammed into a small room downtown here Thursday night for a presentation on how to improve the town....
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 3
FORKSVILLE TWP. — A teenager from Philadelphia died in a fall Sunday morning while hiking in World’s End State Park here in what police believe was “...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 3
The search for Millville Area School District’s next superintendent will begin tomorrow night in the high school auditorium. The group discussion...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 4
MAHONING TWP. — Taxpayers here would pay the same amount of taxes in 2020 as they did this year if supervisors finalize a proposed $3.5 million...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 4
MAHONING TWP. — A resident here voiced concerns about the continued closure of Bald Top Road and the safety of the township’s detour since Bald Top’s...