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Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man won $2,488,733 playing the Cash 5, state records show. That made Luther Coleman the biggest winner among area lottery...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg University Foundation spent more than $7.5 million in March, buying downtown buildings, an apartment complex and several...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 3
GETTYSBURG — A boy on a field trip to the Gettysburg National Military Park fell from a monument and was airlifted to Hershey Medical Center Friday...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 3
UNION TWP. — A woman was airlifted after a rollover crash in Union Township Friday afternoon. Emergency responders removed the left side door from...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 3
SUNBURY — Jason Bendle, whose abrupt departure as Danville’s school superintendent remains a mystery, has now been hired at Shikellamy. He will be...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — Two residents of Steel Street showed up at Monday’s council meeting to express concerns about plans to build a rain garden there to relieve...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — Council members voted to increase the fine for parking tickets to $25. However if violators pay it within 48 hours, the price will be...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 6
Kamryn R. Pealer Brandon and Rebeka (Beyer) Pealer, Winfield, are the parents of a daughter, Kamryn Rose, born Monday, May 20, 2019, at Evangelical...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 6
Danville candidate has a wife Derl Reichard Sr., nominated to the Danville Area School Board in Tuesday’s Primary Election, is married to Judith...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 9
Here are Memorial Day events planned in the area: Today • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Open House, Endless Mountains War Memorial...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 12
“In the past six days, there have been reports of at least 190 tornadoes, mostly in Tornado Alley. Fortunately, none struck a large, populated area....
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — A Shickshinny woman died after an SUV blew through a stop sign Thursday afternoon and smashed into the driver’s side of the vehicle she...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 1
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — George Harris has always loved trains. Now he has only to go to his front yard to see a part of one. Harris and his wife, Jan...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — An online restaurant-supply store’s distribution center will bring around 400 new jobs to the area, most of which will pay between $14 and...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 3
A ninth-grade student from Mahoning Township has taken second place in a Days of Remembrance Essay Contest aimed at shedding light on the Holocaust...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 5
DANVILLE — The state is trying to cut the number of opioid deaths, increase the number of children vaccinated against diseases like measles and...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 6
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Central Columbia’s school board passed a final budget for 2019-20 that will hike school property taxes about 2.9 percent. The...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 7
Here are Memorial Day events planned in the area: Saturday • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Open House, Endless Mountains War Memorial...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A panel of state judges ruled an ousted Bloomsburg University professor should be reinstated nearly two years after he was fired for...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —Around two dozen officials from Marr Development, the county, and the business community gathered here Tuesday to celebrate the...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — After years of fighting challenges to its zoning ordinance, town council adopted three amendments Wednesday night they believe will “...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A four-way race for three Berwick council seats this fall seems likely after a write-in candidate appears to have won a place on the...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 3
Elysburg native Cyrus Perez lives on a guided-missile cruiser, where he works as a cook. Perez, a 2015 Lewisburg High School graduate, is a Navy...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 3
SALEM TWP. — The race for township supervisor here may not be over. Frede Fransen beat Robert Fisher for the Republican nomination Tuesday night...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Montour County residents may be able to tap into a $500,000 grant for no-cost housing repairs if they apply to get on the wait list now....
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 4
Amelia E. Bandza Timothy and Stacy (Clayberger) Bandza, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Amelia Elizabeth, born Sunday, May 19, 2019, at...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 4
Vought is veep at Southern Timothy Vought is vice-president of the Southern Columbia Area school board. His position was incorrect in a post-...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG—A Bloomsburg University program meant to reduce the risk of neurological problems after operations involving the nervous system recently...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 6
“Warm, humid air making a quick return to Pennsylvania means today will be variably cloudy and sticky. High temperatures will be near 80 degrees. A...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 6
Read the Commonwealth Court’s opinion at: https://www.pressenterpriseonline.com/barrettopinion
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 12
Here are Memorial Day events planned in the area: Saturday • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Open House, Endless Mountains War Memorial...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. —Southern Columbia voters will choose their school board from a crowded November ballot after they selected a mix of newcomers and...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Peter Talanca, Jay Jarrett and Scott Bower have won the Republican nod in the race for three available seats on Berwick’s borough council,...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Town council’s plan to “cure” its zoning ordinance — which currently doesn’t allow for rehab centers, homeless shelters, or transitional...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Republican ticket for commissioner will look familiar in November, according to preliminary tallies. Incumbents Dan Hartman and Ken...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 3
Folks in the Front Street Beat area are marking Memorial Day with not one, not two, but three ceremonies and parades. Joint veterans A parade is to...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University student was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home on Third Street on Tuesday afternoon...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 4
• Betty Thomas will celebrate her 94th birthday Friday. Cards and greetings will reach her at Grandview Health Homes, 78 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 4
WHO released travel spending information LONDON (AP) — In a story May 20 about travel spending at the World Health Organization, The Associated...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 4
Here are Memorial Day events planned in the area: Saturday • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Open House, Endless Mountains War Memorial...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
DANVILLE — The same five candidates for the Danville Area School Board came out on top of both parties’ ballots Tuesday, all but assuring their...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
BRIAR CREEK TWP.—Republican Craig Fisher will be on the November ballot for both a four-year and a six-year term as a supervisor after he defeated...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
CATAWISSA TWP.— Democrat Raymond J. Sobolesky II will be on the November ballot for a six-year term as a supervisor after he defeated James Molick,...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
SALEM TWP. — Frede Fransen won the Republican nomination for a six-year term as township supervisor here with 133 votes Tuesday, according to...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
NORTH CENTRE TWP. —Republican Ronald E. LeVan Jr. will be on the November ballot for a six-year term as township supervisor after defeating Marvin L...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — It appears the race for school board here is over after Democratic and Republican voters chose the same five candidates as their nominees,...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
ORANGE TWP. — Republican John Long will be on the November ballot for a six-year term as supervisor after he defeated Harry Mathias, 77 to 44, for...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
SCOTT TWP. — Incumbent James Rafel earned a spot on the Democratic ballot for a four-year seat on Central Columbia’s school board in Region 1,...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
FISHING CREEK TWP.— Democrat Carolyn Coats will be on the November ballot for a six-year term as supervisor after she defeated Scott M. Masich, 35...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 6
MAIN TWP.— Democrat Thomas Shuman will be on the November ballot for a six-year term as supervisor after narrowly defeating Larry Rhoads, 43 to 36,...