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Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 1
BENTON -- After a windstorm ripped through Camp Lavigne on Tuesday night, all of the roughly 35 Scouts BSA campers were given the opportunity to go...
Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 1
LIGHTSTREET -- The Columbia County Conservation District will close Kocher Park to the public on weekends through at least Sept. 3, it announced...
Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 3
World War II Weekend takes place Friday through Sunday at Test Track Park. It's to bring with it probably the most Stuart tanks the borough has seen...
Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 3
CONYNGHAM TWP. -- Air-quality monitors have been placed in the vicinity of a coal bank fire that has residents of Wilburton No. 2 worried about...
Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 4
Dawn Lupini, formerly of Mifflinville, will be 93 on Saturday, July 20. Cards and well-wishes will reach her at 4711 Cooper St., Albany, GA 31705....
Published on July 17, 2024 - Page 8
"Four hot days with high temperatures in the 90s resulted in our third heat wave. A cold front making its way across Pennsylvania will generate a lot...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 1
Several police departments are looking for a trio of thieves in an SUV who they believe stole from more than 25 vehicles in three communities over...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- No-trespassing signs now posted at the Rupert covered bridge have nothing to do with the recent crowds and litter there. Crews began...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. -- The Southern Columbia superintendent's job description will now include the responsibilities of an armed security guard, and other...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. -- A bustling crowd came to reopened Kocher Park this weekend and, again, left behind piles of trash. "We preemptively closed for the...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 2
Former fire chief killed BUFFALO TWP. (AP) -- The victim who was killed at a rally for Donald Trump spent his final moments diving in front of his...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 3
Millville's annual carnival week that benefits the local volunteer fire company drew big crowds and saw plenty of volunteers turning out to help each...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 3
DANVILLE - As the hot weather continues, the Thomas Beaver Free Library is setting up a cooling station in Danville. "The Thomas Beaver Free Library...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 4
* A card shower is requested for Lillian Price, who will be 103 on Thursday, Aug. 1. Cards will reach her at 3604 Red Maple Lane, Bloomsburg, PA...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 5
BENTON -- A severe thunderstorm struck Camp Lavigne north of here around 6:50 p.m. Monday, knocking out power and damaging a number of trees,...
Published on July 16, 2024 - Page 8
"Yesterday was the third day in a row of 90-degree temperatures, which means many places experienced their third heat wave of the summer. Today, and...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 1
U.S. Senate candidate Dave McCormick said he was moments away from being invited to join former President Donald Trump on stage when shots suddenly...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- Just a day after attending an artist's reception in his honor, Reuben Draus, 15, was selling handmade wooden creations at a farm market...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 1
ESPY - Scott Township is requesting new bids for park projects after deciding to shelve plans for some paving. "We've had a lot of back and forth...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 3
Work to transform a vacant downtown lot into a pocket park is scheduled to start today. Community Strategies Group held a groundbreaking ceremony...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 3
DANVILLE -- The Service 1st Federal Credit Union rubber duckies are getting ready for their Annual Charity Duck Derby. The event is Saturday, Aug. 3...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 4
Elena R. Giugliano Kari Slusser and Frank Giugliano of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Elena Renee, born Thursday, July 11, 2024, at Geisinger...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 8
Local political leaders expressed sympathy and deep concern over Saturday's shooting at a Trump political rally in western Pennsylvania while calling...
Published on July 15, 2024 - Page 8
"Make your preparations for what will likely be the hottest and most uncomfortable couple of days of the summer. "With both Saturday and Sunday...
Published on July 14, 2024 - Page 1
By SUSAN SCHWARTZ Press Enterprise Writer BERWICK — Cynthia Sandor knew her mother, Gertrude, as a kind, gentle soul who fled the wreckage of Austria...
Published on July 14, 2024 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. -- Geisinger Medical Center received verbal approval Thursday for a setback variance to permit construction of a 60-foot-high parking...
Published on July 14, 2024 - Page 1
RIVERSIDE -- Mike Steimling is the newest member of the borough council here. He was elected by council members at a special meeting Tuesday when...
Published on July 14, 2024 - Page 3
Press Enterprise staff report BERWICK -- A motorcyclist was hurt Saturday morning when his off-trail dirt bike struck a culvert while riding through...
Published on July 14, 2024 - Page 8
"If we get enough sunshine and storms stay away, temperatures starting today and continuing through Tuesday will reach 90 degrees each day and many...
Published on July 13, 2024 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE -- Jamie Walsh is almost certainly going to be the new representative for the 117th District in Luzerne County. However, incumbent Mike...