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Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Already facing a tax increase, finances exasperated by coronavirus and needing to reconcile a nearly $500,000 deficit this year, Town...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Gaming devices and claw machines, such as those typically found at bars and gas stations, have joined theaters, carnivals and concerts...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A car veered off Route 11 and hurtled through two lawns before crashing into a house and damaging its side porch at about 6:15 p.m. on...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 3
The Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, 260 E. Seventh St., is hosting a fall drive-through festival Wednesday from 4-6 p.m. Choose from...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 4
Lincoln D. Miller Michael Miller and Allison Chamberis of Mifflinville are the parents of a son, Lincoln Dimitrios, born Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020,...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 4
Nancy Hock will celebrate her 90th birthday Wednesday. Cards will reach her at 36 Trinity Terrace, Danville, PA 17821. EDITOR’S NOTE: If you know...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
“Canadian air, clear skies and calm winds all combined Sunday night and early today to allow temperatures to drop as low as 30 degrees across the...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man suffering a medical emergency about 1 p.m. Sunday lost control of his SUV and hit a diesel fuel pump at the Travel Centers of...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A controversial manure spreader is staying put. A judge last week dismissed two citations that North Fourth Street resident Ron Fritz...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
ORANGEVILLE — Nancy Thomas’s husband, Roy, got a pamphlet in the mail in mid-August inviting him to apply for a mail-in ballot for the Nov. 3...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A warehouse that has for the most part sat unused for a decade is a step closer to being home to a thrift shop and professional offices....
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble’s TreeFest, a holiday tradition for more than 30 years, will continue this year, but with a few...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 4
Ice Cream festival is set for Sept. 26 The Strawberry Ridge Trinity United Church of Christ is to hold its take-out only Ice Cream Festival at 1 p.m...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 10
“Firefighters in the Pacific Northwest got a big break the past several days when a large ocean storm provided cloudy skies, moist air and widespread...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 12
Columbia-Montour Boy Scout Council has named Blake Jones of Everett, Washington, to the position of Senior District Executive, according to a press...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Here are Montour County property transfers recorded Aug. 1-15: Cooper Township • Janeane L. Hettinger, Janeane L. Tobias to Janeane L...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 27
Master Gardeners cannot staff the Garden Hotline in Extension offices. However, they can respond to your gardening questions via email. Email your...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A proposed integration of Bloomsburg University and two other Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education schools likely will mean job...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — A long-abandoned farmhouse near Berwick’s Test Track Park was destroyed in a blaze finally put out Friday. Smoke from the inferno,...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — The state Health Department announced Friday it will open a free coronavirus testing clinic at Bloomsburg Fairgrounds on the week the...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Geisinger clinic employee inappropriately accessed more than 700 patient records over the span of a year without a valid reason to do so...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — After a day of respite, Northumberland County’s daily confirmed new cases of coronavirus surged again Friday, with 16 reported, the...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 3
WILLIAMSPORT — The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania has awarded scholarships to benefit graduating seniors and non-traditional...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 3
LOCUST TOWNSHIP —Locust Township’s police department is investigating an alleged shooting threat made on Facebook against an annual LGBTQ pride...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University reported Friday it has had 10 newly confirmed cases of coronavirus since Wednesday, matching the fewest new cases...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 10
“Yesterday was the coolest day we’ve had for a while as air blew into Pennsylvania from central Canada. Today through Monday will be partly sunny and...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Just as the election season heats up, Ben Philips has developed a new product he hopes will find a market among supporters of President...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University has asked Columbia County for $500,000 of the county’s remaining $884,000 in COVID-19 relief money to test...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 3
Mahoning Township soon will add a video-intercom system to the front entrance of its municipal building. The building has been locked since mid-...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — After a bump up in newly confirmed cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, Northumberland County eased back down to where it had been,...