News from DANVILLE

Published on May 29, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — All 15 Montour County precinct polling sites will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday for the primary election. The county has taken...
Published on May 28, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Danville School Board opened the varsity boys basketball head coaching post during a virtual meeting Wednesday night. The move likely...
Published on May 27, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Montour County commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved borrowing $4 million to restore and realign county buildings. The loan is...
Published on May 25, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — After problems at home landed Christopher Wintersteen at the Gate House shelter, the local Vo-Tech senior didn’t waver from his goals....
Published on May 23, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger Chief Executive Office Jaewon Rye predicts that people wearing face masks will continue to be the norm for months to come —...
Published on May 22, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area Schools teacher Andrea Baney has wanted to be at the head of a classroom since she was in second grade. Now she’s among 12...
Published on May 17, 2020 - Page 10
DANVILLE — The contact-tracing efforts that Geisinger began in April have resulted in consultations with nearly 1,300 people who tested positive for...
Published on May 16, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger received its first shipment of an antiviral drug being touted as a possible treatment for the coronavirus, Chief Executive...
Published on May 15, 2020 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Here is the report for April from the Montour County Sheriff’s Office: • Legal Papers Served —43 • License To Carry Firearms — 20 (one...
Published on May 15, 2020 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Entries are now being accepted for the Frosty Valley Resort Memorial Men’s Golf Invitational set to take play June 5-7. For tournament...
Published on May 14, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Class of 2020 here will be able to have an in-person graduation ceremony with family and friends —and significant modifications. That...
Published on May 13, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Montour County residents have been granted three additional months to pay their property taxes without penalty because of financial...
Published on May 13, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Here is the April report from the office of Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts. PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT...
Published on May 12, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Montour County is among the counties that on Friday, based on Gov. Tom Wolf’s directive, moved from the state’s “red” stay-at-home order...
Published on May 10, 2020 - Page 8
DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in April at the Montour County Courthouse: Anthony Township • Howard L. and Howard L. Walburn Sr. to Howard L....
Published on May 9, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger employees have donated $328,000 in unused vacation time to fellow workers to help the health system avert layoffs during the...
Published on May 7, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The state liquor store at 144 Continental Blvd. here is one of 77 the state plans to open for in-person sales starting Friday. All are...
Published on May 6, 2020 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Villager Realty, Hometown Abstract, Mountain to Valley Home Inspections and Fulton Mortgage Company are having a free seminar on home...
Published on May 5, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE —Construction on the new Danville police station again is moving forward, with workers starting Monday to finish construction inside the...
Published on May 4, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Just as children throughout the area are studying and participating in activities with classmates online because of the coronavirus...
Published on May 4, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Montour County Clerk of Courts Susan M. Kauwel l is trying to locate the following people for whom her office is holding restitution...
Published on May 3, 2020 - Page 8
DANVILLE — Bucknell University recently made a donation of 250 $5 Dunkin’ gift cards for essential employees at Geisinger Medical Center, according...
Published on May 2, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center and surrounding clinics have begun scheduling non-emergency medical procedures and clinical visits as part of a...
Published on May 1, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board will need to make difficult financial decisions at its next meeting. At a finance committee meeting held...
Published on May 1, 2020 - Page 4
DANVILLE — All expectant mothers arriving for delivery at Geisinger hospitals will be given tests for COVID-19, according to a press release. All...
Published on April 30, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — To most people who heard national news reports of Lorna Breen’s suicide Sunday, she was a top New York City emergency room doctor who...
Published on April 29, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Montour Area Recreation Commission has been hit hard by circumstances surrounding the novel coronavirus pandemic. Late last year, after...
Published on April 29, 2020 - Page 9
DANVILLE — The Bridge-O-Rama annual awards luncheon benefiting Geisinger Medical Center was canceled due to the pandemic. Winners are listed from...
Published on April 27, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Fewer patients are visiting area emergency rooms during the coronavirus outbreak, even for heart attacks and strokes, a Geisinger...
Published on April 27, 2020 - Page 4
DANVILLE — The military funeral honors program has been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the American Legion here. Those who...
Published on April 26, 2020 - Page 10
DANVILLE — Geisinger is moving its Danville urgent care clinic to a new space that will offer more space and triple the number of exam rooms,...
Published on April 25, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger hospitals have experienced their unfortunate share of coronavirus deaths, but health system Chief Executive Officer Jaewon Ryu...
Published on April 25, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A man whose methamphetamine cooking sparked a fire that destroyed a double home on Chamber Street in May 2019 will spend at least 16 more...
Published on April 25, 2020 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Here is the March report from the office of Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts. PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT...
Published on April 23, 2020 - Page 7
DANVILLE — The school district here is focused on improving online education during the new coronavirus pandemic. At Wednesday’s school board...
Published on April 20, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A four-week-old effort by a few Geisinger doctors to make homemade filtering masks in their free time has blossomed into a team of...
Published on April 20, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board’s meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday will, for the first time, be held virtually due to the novel coronavirus pandemic...
Published on April 18, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Researchers at Geisinger are involved in several clinical studies, testing the effectiveness of several types of drugs that could be used...
Published on April 16, 2020 - Page 7
DANVILLE — Danville borough council members approved next month’s opening of the Ferry’s Growers Market, but with modifications. Members discussed...
Published on April 15, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A veteran borough lawman will take over as police chief as of July 1. During Tuesday’s online meeting, council appointed Cpl. Jonathan...
Published on April 15, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger is rolling out a new program this week aimed at tracing coronavirus patients and their close contacts in an effort to slow the...
Published on April 14, 2020 - Page 4
DANVILLE — The Hygiene Program of the Good Samaritan Mission in Danville will offer its Tuesday product giveaway as scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m....
Published on April 13, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — For the first time in years, life expectancy in the United States is up, thanks in part to a decrease in drug overdose deaths, according...
Published on April 12, 2020 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in March at the Montour County Courthouse: Anthony Township Jonathan M. Rishel to James T. and Aimee S. Leiby...
Published on April 12, 2020 - Page 12
DANVILLE — A local greenhouse donated some of its excess Easter flowers to Geisinger Medical Center to brighten the day of the emergency department...
Published on April 11, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — To give patients continued access to primary and specialty care while slowing the spread of COVID-19, Geisinger has expanded its...
Published on April 10, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A front-seat passenger of a car stopped for driving erratically last April, first refused police instruction to get back into the vehicle...
Published on April 9, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — During much of her 10 years at Danville Area School District, Dawn Brookhart has been driven by her passion for teaching reading using...
Published on April 8, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health Plan will waive all out-of-pocket costs for members receiving in-network, inpatient treatment for COVID-19, it announced...
Published on April 4, 2020 - Page 4
DANVILLE — If it’s not toilet paper, Danville officials ask that you don’t flush it. Since people began quarantining “we are seeing a tremendous...