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Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Demand for COVID-19 vaccines exploded this week after the state expanded vaccine eligibility to people older than 65 and those ages 16-64...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — The Gardens at Millville nursing and rehabilitation facility has a COVID-19 outbreak that’s left almost two-thirds of its residents...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man with marijuana in his SUV locked the doors and refused to let police search it until they called a tow truck to take it away, court...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s daily total of newly confirmed coronavirus cases continued to ease Friday, with 5,338 — marking a week that the state has...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bastian Tire employee is accused of stealing three new $150 tires he was going to install on one of his vehicles, according to court...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 7
BERWICK — A streamed concert by Rose Ostrowski scheduled for today has been canceled after the teen was possibly exposed to the coronavirus....
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG —Columbia County still has a supply of about 300 COVID-19 “rapid tests” remaining at Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties and wants to...
Published on January 23, 2021 - Page 8
“A fresh supply of Canadian air blew into Pennsylvania yesterday, resulting in a cloudy and cold day with gusty winds and scattered snow showers. The...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 1
RUSH TWP. — A soybean processing business learned last week it has gotten a $2.6 million grant that will fund its plans to expand its railway and...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — The Southern Columbia school board and Columbia County commissioners expressed willingness Thursday to consider a tax-break program...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 1
BENTON TWP. — The cause of a fast-moving fire that destroyed a Benton-area home likely will remain a mystery, fire officials say. Even though...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor BERWICK — A candle overturned onto a bed led to a fire early Thursday that gutted a bedroom on East Second Street here. But...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 3
Riverside will mark its 150th anniversary in 2021 and is looking forward to celebrating with a special activity slated for each month. Festivities...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s death toll attributed to COVID-19 passed the 20,000 mark Thursday, even as daily new cases in regional counties slowed...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A 45-year-old man who crashed a car into a utility pole has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and driving without a license. Nicholas J...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman evicted from her home was charged with defiant trespassing after she returned, court papers say. Amber Lynn Ace-Shamp, 30, of 617...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 4
BRIAR CREEK — State Police cited two men who are in their 60s after a July 30 fist fight between them. Roy W. Kile, 60, and Earl E. Earnest, 69,...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 4
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —A Shickshinny man found sleeping in his SUV on state game lands told police he had stopped driving because he had too much to drink...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 4
Harris’ niece In a story Jan. 20 about inauguration fashion, the Associated Press erroneously reported Meena Harris’ relationship to Vice President...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 4
Addilyn A. Springman Michael and Nikita (Fiola) Springman, Berwick, are the parents of a daughter, Addilyn Ann, born Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 8
“The winter of 2020-21 is rolling right along. We’re at the lowest point of daily temperatures, which are 34 degrees and 18 degrees. While they...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Catawissa borough officials may adopt a decades-old state property tax break program that could help draw new businesses to the downtown...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 1
BENTON TWP. —After nearly 30 minutes of firefighters battling a blaze here Friday night, flames could still be seen coming from the residence and a...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Montour County Zoning Ordinance Committee plans a series of listening/work sessions in four municipalities in the county that would be...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 1
Montour County Zoning Ordinance Committee sessions, all at 7 p.m., are scheduled for: • Jan. 22: Washingtonville, Montour Preserve’s Education...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 3
A community is stepping up to help a fire chief who was severely injured in a fall last week. Overlook Fire Chief Clint Herr was helping someone...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania had its third-highest total of daily deaths from COVID-19 on Wednesday, and Columbia and Montour counties set records. But...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 3
CATAWISSA — A man has been charged with harassing his ex-girlfriend for the second time since November. Matthew Paul Mindler, 31, of 715 Shuman St...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — A homeless man allegedly had drugs and brass knuckles on him when police pulled over the car in which he was riding. Noe C. Sagredo II,...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 4
MADISON TWP. — A man shot in the neck while hunting here remains hospitalized, while Game Commission officials continue to investigate what happened...