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Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Town Council will tackle one of the town’s hottest topics at its February public meeting: It’s inviting residents to weigh in on the...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Newly appointed town councilman and downtown business owner Justin Hummel has an idea for a different kind of street fair with beer...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — The board that oversees the Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech School plans to meet with its lawyer soon to review the legal agreement that...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — High school students from Benton, Berwick, Central Columbia, Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech, Millville and Northwest schools are serving as...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 6
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A garage fire at 46 Kingsbury Drive here Friday night gutted the metal structure and its contents, but no injuries were reported and...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 6
SWEET VALLEY — State police confirm a 91-year-old was found dead Friday morning inside his residence here, according to the Times Leader newspaper...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 7
LEWISBURG — America’s longest-running live stage production, The Tamburitzans, will perform Friday, Feb. 7, at 7:30 p.m. at the Weis Center. The...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 7
CRESSONA — An Elysburg teenager escaped injury in a three-vehicle crash here Wednesday afternoon, according to a Schuylkill County news website....
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The owner of the damaged building overlooking Sponsler’s Park was ordered to pay $543.50 in fines and costs after he failed to come up with...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — It’s tough to find substitute teachers, school officials lament. So, a program offered through the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 1
SLABTOWN — A Bloomsburg bicycle shop that’s been in business over 30 years is leaving town. Paul Baskin plans to move Paul’s Bicycles shop from West...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair has added a non-country band to its lineup. Chicago is to play the grandstand on the final Friday of fair week: Oct...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 3
When Rush Township resident Scott Shultz stepped up to the microphone at the Danville Area School District board meeting on Wednesday night, he had...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 7
High School County Band • Flute I — Emily Getty, Berwick; Maryanna Betterly, Berwick; Heidi Temple, Benton; Maggie Hosler, Bloomsburg; Maya Kile,...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 11
PITTSBURGH — Bloomsburg University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law have entered into an agreement that will let qualified students...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Danville School Board hired a new head football coach Wednesday night who will also fill a faculty position meant to support students...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area High School Students will spend less time in the classroom next school year and will need fewer credits to earn a high-...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. —A young couple and their 5-year-old daughter are unharmed but homeless after a fire destroyed their four-story home early Wednesday....
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 1
GREENWOOD TWP. —A sleeping man survived a fire in a trailer Wednesday morning, escaping with only his dogs, his rifle and the cremated remains of his...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 1
MECHANICSBURG — Southern Columbia’s football team will remain in its familiar Class AA division for the playoffs in the 2020 season. The Tigers...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 3
Catawissa Council has scheduled a February public meeting specifically to discuss the borough’s proposed rental property ordinance with landlords....
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 3
UNION TWP. — Two people were taken to the hospital after an SUV driver ran into a minivan stopped to turn at an intersection near Koonsville on...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 3
RIVERSIDE — After a car went into a pond in front of her home on Sunbury Road near here last week, Barbara Cooper says she’s relieved no one was...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 4
Property map listed wrong owner NESCOPECK — Lillian Cleaver and Kelly Hiller do not own the house at 324 Third St. here. The Luzerne County GIS...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Frozen pipes at a vacant East Street apartment drew out firefighters on a frigid Wednesday night when a pipe burst, sending water...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 6
“Arctic air moving back into Canada is expected to remain north of the border for at least a week. Most of our air will come from the Pacific, which...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 6
LEWISBURG — The former county executive of Northampton County will take over as executive director of SEDA-COG in March, a press release states. The...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 9
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia Superintendent Jeffrey Groshek presented the proposed 2020-21 school calendar at Monday night’s board meeting...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 9
NORWALK, Conn. — A telephone company that provides landline service to northeastern Columbia County is headed toward bankruptcy, according to a...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 13
Evansville is a village in Briar Creek Township, Columbia County, and one of the first settlements in the area. It was named after the Evans family...