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Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Jeff Mylet of Berwick says a blood test saved his life. Mylet is one of 300,000 people who have signed up for Geisinger’s MyCode genetic...
Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A new coffee shop is coming to Mill Street soon, taking over the first-floor space that once housed the Danville Police Department....
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While talking with John Fritz of the town’s Public Works department last week, I decided to try my hand at giving a flock of more than 40 geese a...
Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 4
• Ethel Horne is celebrating her 95th birthday today. Cards can be sent to her at 302 Franklin Place, Bloomsburg, PA 17815. • A thinking-of-you...
Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 8
SALEM TWP. — A stove fire that began filling a two-story house with smoke here late Sunday afternoon chased four people out of their residences. The...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Nearly two years after suffering critical injuries, Bloomsburg University graduating senior Sean Sears has learned to appreciate the...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — Some people buying long-vacant properties will be able to save thousands of dollars in fees under a new proposal council members approved...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — In 2018, Mahoning Township supervisors approved putting about $8,000 into a landscaping project. But Karen Robertson still calls it...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 4
Eli M. Blanciak Jessica Hartman and Isaiah Blanciak, Stillwater, welcomed a son, Eli Michael, on Friday, May 13, 2022, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 7
DANVILLE — Service 1st Federal Credit Union recently held its 2021 Annual Meeting, where it honored its president for 40 years of service, re-elected...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 7
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A manager from a Salem Township gas-powered plant recently visited with fourth-grade students at Central Columbia Elementary...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 10
“In our climate, we normally do not have long dry spells. Since we’re located just about halfway between the Equator and the North Pole, there are...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 17
Unlike many other villages and boroughs in our region, we know the exact origins of Kulpmont’s name. In January 1905, M.H. Kulp and Company laid out...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 23
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia High School presented its senior awards Thursday evening. The following list includes the scholarship, the...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 24
BERWICK — The following students received awards during an assembly at Berwick Area High School on Thursday: • Isabella Ambrosino, $100 Ralph Allen...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 1
CATAWISSA TWP. — A fast-moving blaze destroyed a two-story vacation house in a heavily wooded area here Friday. Seven Columbia County fire...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 1
In Columbia County, four people are vying for the Republican nomination to represent the newly-redrawn 109th district, which now includes all of...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — A new children’s library opens here today, packed with books for infants through 18-year-olds. “I always wanted the town to have a...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 1
Five candidates are running in the Republican Primary to replace Rep. Karen Boback as the state representative for the 117th District, which as of...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — Gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Doug Mastriano signed a petition circulated by a local group trying to save a flock of geese at...
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MAHONING TWP. — Sections of Bloom Road will see lane closures Monday through Wednesday for maintenance work, according to PennDOT. A crew is to...
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Jolene M. L. Franklin Max Franklin and Leslie Shadle, Lavelle, are the parents of a daughter, Jolene Michelle Lucy, born Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at...
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BLOOMSBURG — A play about faith and spirituality will be staged at BTE’s Alvina Krause Theatre beginning May 26, according to a press release. The...
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MAHONING TWP. — The Tuesday fire that destroyed the home of a former Montour County commissioner and saw him life flighted to a burn treatment center...
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BENTON TWP. — Raven Creek Road will be closed from Monday through mid-September as workers replace a bridge, PennDOT announced Friday. The bridge...
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• Joseph Martin, 51, of Dohl Road, North Centre Township Job: General handyman, retired state prison guard and youth development aide. Family:...
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Mike Cabell Age: 37 Address: Drums Family: Wife, Chelsea (Sidari) Cabell, two sons, Julian, 10 and Theo, 2. Education: degree from Saint Joseph...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 10
“After experiencing five bright, sunny days, yesterday’s in-and-out cloudiness was a little disappointing. But it’s perfectly normal when the...
Published on May 13, 2022 - Page 1
NESCOPECK TWP. — Eight speakers rose Tuesday in unanimous opposition to proposed tolls as a way to fund replacement of two major bridges on...
Published on May 13, 2022 - Page 1
MIFFLIN TWP. — A man from Mainville Drive complained of a shoulder injury Thursday morning after his motorcycle struck a deer along Route 339 just...