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Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 1
Shickshinny Borough needs volunteers to help clear brush and trim trees in areas that have become magnets for drug use and other crime, said Council...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A lunchtime collision Thursday in front of Burger King sent three people to the hospital to be checked out. The three-vehicle wreck also...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An area third-grader has donated the proceeds from his lemonade stand toward the purchase of a new ladder truck by a local fire department...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 3
At this week’s meeting of Mahoning Township supervisors, township police Chief Fred Dyroff said the department received several reports of fraudulent...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 3
Pennsylvania reported more than 1,000 new cases of coronavirus Thursday. It’s the first time the total has crossed that threshold in more than two...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 4
State’s negative COVID tests As of noon July 28, the Pennsylvania Department of Health had reported 20,055 negative tests for COVID-19. That’s in...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 4
Skyla A. Blue Meah J. Buss and Austin D. Reigle-Blue, Lewisburg, are the parents of a daughter, Skyla Ann, born Thursday, July 22, 2021, at...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 10
“With a lot of clouds and high temperatures in only the mid-70s, yesterday was an unusually cool, late-July day. “A large area of showers and...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A town committee will meet next month to discuss changes to the town noise ordinance after hearing numerous complaints about the dirt...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — The Lions Gate apartment complex has caused repeated flooding and erosion from storm water runoff, according to a lawsuit filed by a...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Downtown Berwick businesses were posting signs with a common theme on Wednesday: “Closed, no power.” The lack of electricity lasted more...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 3
The recent surge in new daily coronavirus cases across Pennsylvania eased Wednesday, with a drop of nearly 35% from Tuesday’s two-month high,...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 3
Southern Columbia Area High School’s Class of 1985 plans to gather for its 35th reunion — 36 after the fact, because of COVID-19. The class plans...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 3
Cops: Woman who hit light on drugs SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman whose car hit a light pole in the parking lot of Giant Foods was found to be...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 4
Hayley Ashelman Ana Clouden and Dylan Ashelman, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Hayley, born Monday, July 26, 2021, at Geisinger-...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 10
“With Canadian air flowing into Pennsylvania, yesterday was partly sunny and some 10 degrees cooler than Tuesday had been. A new cold front crossing...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 1
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — Republican state senator and presumed 2022 candidate for Pennsylvania governor Doug Mastriano told a crowd of about 300 Tuesday...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 1
BENTON — Benton Area and Millville Area schools students and teachers won’t be required to wear coronavirus masks in the classroom this year,...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 1
FISHING CREEK TWP. — Rescuers cut two people from their car after a pickup struck it broadside on Winding Road near the Twin Covered Bridges Tuesday...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 2
• Columbia County Children and Youth 2022-23 Needs-Based Plan and Budget will be presented for public input and comment at 2 p.m. Aug. 5, during the...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 3
Crackerjacks boxes hide toy surprises. But Randy Fiorey of Salem Township got a different kind of surprise when he opened up a box of Pop Tarts he...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 3
Pennsylvania’s daily new cases of coronavirus nearly doubled Tuesday, giving the state its highest one-day total in more than two months, according...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Geisinger is making COVID-19 vaccines available through eight of its pharmacy locations, according to a press release. Appointments can...
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 5
LIGHTSTREET — A service truck caught fire Tuesday afternoon at what was Hanson Sand and Gravel. Fire officials have deemed the blaze suspicious....
Published on July 28, 2021 - Page 10
“With a change taking place in the jet stream, yesterday was the last really hot day we’ll have for some time. This change will see a number of...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick Senior Citizens Center thrift store is making a comeback. Four months after organizers announced the store was closing...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When Jason Starr found out that two of his portable toilets had been vandalized Saturday, he took to Facebook, offering a $500 reward...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 2
• Columbia County commissioners will meet 6-7 p.m. Thursday to present the West End Flood Mitigation Study. Commissioners engaged Borton-Lawson to...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 3
By the Press Enterprise staffDaily new cases of coronavirus remained high across Pennsylvania over the three-day weekend, and Luzerne County’s...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 3
A popular Benton bluegrass festival once held at the rodeo grounds each summer disbanded a few years ago, much to the regret of the rodeo association...