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Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The fate of the town pool’s summer season remains undecided, after council agreed to wait until its next meeting this month to make a...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 1
NESCOPECK —The Nescopeck Community Cupboard was in danger of becoming a victim of its own success. So many people were lining up in their vehicles...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville council agreed to cover a $184,000 shortfall for Friendship Fire Company’s new ladder truck after the borough fire chief held...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) —The U.S. on Tuesday recommended a “pause” in use of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — Supervisors here cut short the second part of a hearing on a proposed 400,000 square-foot data warehouse Tuesday, opting instead to give...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 3
For the first time, Berwick is sending a Quiz Bowl team to nationals! The middle school’s Team A placed first out of eight teams in the Pennsylvania...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 4
Three pleaded guilty Three women pleaded guilty to shoplifting from Weis Markets in Danville on Monday in Montour County Court. A fourth, Donna...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — After a weekend reprieve from soaring new numbers of daily coronavirus cases, Pennsylvania on Tuesday saw new cases more than double to...
Published on April 14, 2021 - Page 5
CARLISLE — In response to a public health advisory issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), The Giant Company encourages customers to...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia’s school board reluctantly voted Monday night to cut four full-time teachers from the district’s payroll for the...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — If all goes as planned, by next summer a vacant spot between the Danville borough building andBeiter’s Department Store will hold a small...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — School taxes would go up slightly for some Berwick Area School District taxpayers if a preliminary budget passed Monday becomes final....
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Residents of the Central Columbia School District won’t see their property taxes increase next year after directors passed a...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 3
Food, drinks and entertainment will be highlighted during Community Day at Northern Columbia Community and Cultural Center in Benton on Saturday, May...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Columbia County reported no newly confirmed cases of coronavirus Monday. That’s the first time that’s happened since the earliest days...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 4
• Fred and Emmaline Styer will observe their 70th wedding anniversary on April 22. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to them at 128 B Susqueview...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 4
Vo-Tech graduation, senior gala dates Columbia Montour Vo-Tech’s graduation is to be June 4. An article Sunday gave an incorrect date. Its senior...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 6
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) season has been extended through April 30. It ordinarily ends at the beginning of April. SEDA...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 9
MILLVILLE — Here are Millville Junior/Senior High School honor roll students for the third marking period: Distinguished Honors • Seventh grade...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 9
MILLVILLE — Here are Millville Elementary School honor roll students for the third marking period: Distinguished Honors • Fourth grade — Lindsey...
Published on April 13, 2021 - Page 10
“A big, nearly stationary storm delivered generous rain Sunday and Sunday night as well as a cloudy, cool, damp Monday. It’s finally moving away,...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A local landscaping company is offering to turn the land where Orange Street Elementary once stood into a meadow of native wildflowers and...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Among the piles of dirt and mulch that dot the newly renovated campus of Bloomsburg’s middle and high school are memorial plaques that...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 3
The (Hazleton) Standard Speaker HAZLETON (AP) — Evelyn Colon’s mother imagined her daughter living happily surrounded by her own family and children...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 3
Spring has sprung, and that means it’s time to clean up the yard and get the garden ready! The Public Works crew will be collecting yard waste,...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — The Fishing Creek Watershed Association’s meeting tonight at 7 will focus on ways to eat Japanese Knotweed. This invasive plant, which...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 4
A get-well card shower is requested for Dorothy Nicaise. Cards will reach her at: 1423 W. Front St., Berwick, PA 18603. EDITOR’S NOTE: If you...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 4
BENTON — These programs are scheduled this week at Ricketts Glen State Park, 695 SR 487, Benton: • Tuesday, 9-11 a.m., Waterfowl Walk — Spring is...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 4
The pastor’s name is McNett Pastor Shawn McNett presides over the Strawberry Ridge Trinity United Church of Christ near Washingtonville. His name...
Published on April 12, 2021 - Page 10
“After a week of mostly sunny, dry conditions, the storm that had been stalled to our west began to creep toward us. It made our Sunday cloudy and...