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Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 1
Today • 3D Barrel Race presented by the Benton Fun Show, Inc. Free to the public, 7:30 p.m. Thursday • Championship Rodeo, 7:30 p.m. Friday •...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 1
BUCKHORN— Columbia County’s first medical marijuana dispensary will soon open in a plaza near the mall here. The new pharmaceutical business named...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 1
BENTON — Rodeo clown Keith Isley has had many brushes with danger in his 43-year career. Once, he added too much gun powder to what was supposed to...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 1
MIFFLINVILLE — A man who crashed a car into a utility pole late Sunday shoved a police officer and struck him with his knee and upper body as the...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 3
FRANKLIN TWP. — A man pulled over for inoperable license plate lamps and crossing the double yellow lines on Route 487 had a vape pen with marijuana...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 3
Step back in time this weekend and into the fourth annual World War II Weekend at Test Track Park in Berwick. The fun takes place from 10 a.m. to 5...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 4
Old Timers to meet Sept. 15 The North Branch League of Old Timers lunch will be held Sept. 15 at 1 p.m., and RSVPs should be submitted by Sept. 1....
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 10
“With the first true summer air mass taking control of our weather, be prepared for temperatures to reach 90 degrees or higher Friday through Sunday...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 1
ESPY — Miranda Long is an animal lover who’s not bashful about stopping her car in a long line of traffic to help plodding turtles safely cross a...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 3
Trumpeter Bill Kile will be playing Taps and participating in a patriotic song program for this year’s North Centre Township Community Day, Aug. 17,...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 4
Aiden R. Remphrey Gabrielle and Larry Eugene Remphrey III of Berwick are the parents of a son, Aiden Richard, born Sunday, June 16, 2019, at...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 4
• Marcus Long, Central Columbia student from Bloomsburg, is a patient in Room 37, 10th Floor, Johns Hopkins Children’s Hospital, 1800 Orleans St.,...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 10
“We dodged the strong winds and flooding rains from Hurricane Barry. But the tropical depression is still going to play a role in our weather...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — The head of Berwick council’s fire and water committee suggested council should appoint the borough’s fire chief instead of letting the...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A 2-year-old boy died Saturday night in a backyard pool, in what officials preliminarily believe is an accidental drowning. At about 8...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — The borough mayor here passed away unexpectedly late Saturday, the second Catawissa community leader to die in a week. Tim Benner Sr....
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 3
The Bloomsburg Town Park Summer Concert Series continues this Wednesday with The Clickard Consortium, a 10-piece ensemble playing swing to modern...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 4
Traffic study included another school BERWICK — The traffic study ordered by school directors during a recent meeting included West Berwick...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 10
“While the high-pressure area that gave us dry conditions Friday through Sunday will remain strong enough to deliver another dry day today, it may...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: • Today: J. Aronstam and N. Becker; G....
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors here ordered the head of buildings and grounds Monday to review the traffic patterns around Nescopeck Elementary. The...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Danville resident won $30,000 on a scratch-off ticket called Fantastic 10s, state records show. That made Dominic Mottern the biggest...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two weeks ago, Marty Carrathers found a mistaken time capsule delivered with his daily mail. Inside his Dairy Road mailbox was a bright...
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Montour County Divorce decree • Jason Stamm, Danville, from Kimberly Stamm, Danville, married July 20, 1996. Columbia County Marriage...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 6
No open house at church Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church’s open house was held in June. A listing in the Going Our Guide had a wrong date for the...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Two of 48 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area was found to be out of compliance with the State Department of...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 9
For most of its history, Berwick has sat astride the county line separating first Berks and Luzerne counties, then Northumberland and Luzerne, and...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 10
Weaver leads Evan health info unit LEWISBURG — Jennifer Weaver has been named Director of Health Information Services at Evangelical Community...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 10
DANVILLE — Members Choice Financial Credit Union hosted its first charity golf tournament at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course May 31, raising some $...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 10
DANVILLE – Practice Greenhealth is recognizing Geisinger Medical Center’s efforts to make health care more environmentally friendly and sustainable,...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 10
KANSAS CITY, Kansas — Kawneer products were integral to the open design of the Health Education Building at the University of Kansas Medical Center...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man on a motorized scooter was hit while crossing a street here Friday morning and later died from his injuries, police said. Robert “...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Grandstand shows at the Bloomsburg Fair this year will be alcohol-free, directors decided at a meeting Thursday night. While that doesn...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 7
NESCOPECK — The Briggs Farm Blues Festival marks its 22th year this summer. The annual music gathering began Thursday and continues through Sunday...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 10
“Penn State’s ‘Weather World’ has issued an outlook for the coming 35 days. Temperatures are expected to be very warm, and occasionally even hot....
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A man who died in a truck crash here Thursday afternoon likely suffered a medical emergency before the wreck, police said. Angelo...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — Moe’s Southwest Grill is considering opening a restaurant in Buckhorn. Earlier this week, the Hemlock Township Zoning Board granted...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 3
Geisinger will be closing Abigail’s Attic, Mill Street, on Oct. 18, according to the Danville Business Alliance. Abigail’s Attic will reallocate...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 4
WILLIAMSPORT — A former Weis Markets is going to be a medical facility that allows people to sell plasma found in human blood, the city...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls June 1-12: June 1 • 1:27 a.m. — East Main Street, past incident • 2:20 a.m. —...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A supervisor of reactor operators was banned from the nuclear plant here after he showed up for work July 4 with alcohol in his system,...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 1
MICHAEL LESTER Press Enterprise Writer BUCKHORN — Real estate developer Cristian Foust closed a deal July 1 to buy the Columbia mall for $7 million...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A student’s invitation to local lawmakers, aimed at putting Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech “on the map,” ended with a surprise...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 3
RINGTOWN — A blaze engulfed and destroyed the Ringtown Mill Wednesday, sending embers at least 50 feet into the air. The fire could be seen from...
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All Catawissa Borough offices will be closed Friday to honor late Fire Chief Don Traugh. The retired Bloomsburg teacher, who volunteered 50 years...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — A Bloomsburg woman is the first African American president of the Pennsylvania State Chapter of P.E.O. Sisterhood — a philanthropic...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 4
DANVILLE — The Danville School Area School District has narrowed its search for its next superintendent to two candidates. If the district stays...
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“So far during late spring and early summer, thunderstorm activity across our area has been what we normally expect. With the exception of the...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 8
DANVILLE — Borough council hopes to win another $400,000 to remove sediment from Mahoning Creek. It unanimously approved an application Tuesday for...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 8
HARRISBURG — Members of the Pennsylvania State Police made 607 arrests for driving under the influence and issued 12,218 speeding citations during...