News from DANVILLE

Published on June 14, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — When Montour County voters went to the polls last month, they found many empty slots on the ballot for local offices. Some of the...
Published on June 13, 2021 - Page 17
DANVILLE — As of May 2021, Geisinger’s Dr. Meagen Fernandez has performed more than 200 robotic-assisted pediatric spine surgeries at the...
Published on June 11, 2021 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Here are Danville Middle School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: • Sixth grade — Christina Archer, Muslimahon Bahromova...
Published on June 9, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Danville Area School Board is looking at a $4.3 million bill for its share of a $16.8 million renovation project at Columbia-Montour...
Published on June 9, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Four Montour County fire departments will get nearly $45,000 in Community Development Block Grant funding, county commissioner unanimously...
Published on June 9, 2021 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Geisinger continues to offer walk-in COVID-19 vaccine events this week at its four vaccine centers, according to a press release. Walk-in...
Published on June 6, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Officials from Montour and Columbia counties want to get the word out that rental assistance for those affected by coronavirus continues...
Published on June 6, 2021 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A contempt complaint against a Berwick man was dismissed here Wednesday after a judge found he had not violated a protective order by...
Published on June 6, 2021 - Page 17
DANVILLE — For the second year in a row, Geisinger Health Plan ranked best among commercial health plans in Pennsylvania for member satisfaction in J...
Published on June 5, 2021 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Family members and friends waited in a line that wrapped around theDanville High School gym Friday night to see 181 members of the Class...
Published on June 4, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville law enforcement and fire officials say they haven’t yet determined the causes of two recent fires in the borough. Asked about...
Published on June 4, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Ten years ago, St. Joseph’s Church bought a house next door and razed it. They’d planned to make the space into a much-needed parking lot...
Published on June 3, 2021 - Page 10
DANVILLE — Danville High School will hold commencement exercises on Friday. There are 49 honor graduates, pictured above. Class of 2021 Rukraj...
Published on June 2, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A free new support group is meeting online to help survivors of COVID-19 deal with the lingering effects of the illness. The virus, which...
Published on June 2, 2021 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A Sunbury man involved in a hit-and-run accident here last summer pleaded guilty Wednesday to being intoxicated at the time. Kenneth...
Published on May 31, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — At 96, World War II veteran Gene Snyder Sr. looks back on a life lived in service to his country and to his community. He lost friends...
Published on May 30, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The Frank W. Sidler American Legion Post 40 here will mark this Memorial Day as it always does: by remembering area service members who...
Published on May 30, 2021 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A fire that tore through a three-story brick building Friday night is still under investigation, according to officials. A young woman...
Published on May 30, 2021 - Page 16
DANVILLE — The following property transfers were filed at the Montour County Courthouse from May 1 to 15. Anthony Township • Eleanor M. Johnson (...
Published on May 30, 2021 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at the Ferry Street Growers’ Market in Danville on June 5 and the first Saturdays of...
Published on May 29, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A woman was trapped on the third floor of a home in the 1000 block of Mill Street on Friday as the structure erupted in flames and smoke...
Published on May 28, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger health system turned an $8.6 million profit from hospital, clinic and health insurance operations during its first quarter of...
Published on May 25, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A fire swept through the Karen Gronsky School of Dance early Monday, destroying the studio and sending neighbors fleeing into the street...
Published on May 24, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board has begun looking at changes and improvements to district buildings, as well as what they would cost. At last...
Published on May 22, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Mayor Bernie Swank said she’s looking forward to four more years in service to Danville. Friday’s updated election results showed her...
Published on May 22, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Former Montour County District Attorney Robert Buehner will appear on both the Republican and Democratic ballots for a four-year seat on...
Published on May 20, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Two parents concerned with changes in Danville Area School District’s emotional support staffing told the school board at a recent meeting...
Published on May 19, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A borough employee discovered a long-time West Mahoning Street resident dead in her backyard hot tub Tuesday evening. The woman, who...
Published on May 19, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The results of the primary election for Danville Area School Board remained unclear late Tuesday, because mail-in ballots remained to be...
Published on May 19, 2021 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Long-time Mayor Bernie Swank is ahead in the race for the Republican nomination for borough mayor after election night here, but mail-in...
Published on May 19, 2021 - Page 16
DANVILLE — Danville’s Olivia Outt scored 16 seconds in and the Ironmen took care of Selinsgrove, 18-2, in the District 4 Class 2A girls lacrosse...
Published on May 17, 2021 - Page 3
DANVILLE —Danville Area school directors appointed Christine Gordon to fill the seat of Dr. Korta Yuasa, at a special meeting last week. Gordon,...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board President Chris Huron’s voice broke several times as he offered a comment near the end of Wednesday’s meeting...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A Danville woman kicked a doctor and hit a support staffer at Danville State Hospital, according to police. Margarita Maldonado, 29, of...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Despite Gov. Tom Wolf ’s announcement on Friday that those who have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no longer need to wear masks...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 18
DANVILLE — The following property transfers were filed in the Montour County Courthouse from April 16-30. Cooper Township • Jeanne H. Ditzler (...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An autopsy of a Bloomsburg University student who died this weekend showed no signs of traumatic injury and “nothing nefarious is...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 13
DANVILLE — Lindsey Cashner scored on a walkoff single to left field by Cara Bohner in the bottom of the eighth inning, which put the finishing...
Published on May 13, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Eight candidates are running for Danville Area School Board in the upcoming primary. Five are vying for two four-year terms on the board...
Published on May 13, 2021 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Geisinger is now offering vaccine appointments to anyone 12 or older following recent approvals to expand use of the Pfizer BioNTech...
Published on May 13, 2021 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Danville Mayor Bernie Swank, 80, faces Stephen Humphries, 36, in this year’s primary for the Republican nod. There are no Democrats...
Published on May 13, 2021 - Page 7
DANVILLE — One Republican and one Democrat are up for the position of Montour County treasurer in the primary election, making it more than likely...
Published on May 13, 2021 - Page 7
DANVILLE — Montour County District Judge Marvin Shrawder is unopposed in his bid for a fifth six-year term. He has cross filed on both the Democratic...
Published on May 12, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — In February, Montour County announced it had gotten $1.2 million to help families with rent and other housing expenses amid the crushing...
Published on May 12, 2021 - Page 17
DANVILLE — Here is the April report from Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts. PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT TOTAL RECEIPTS...
Published on May 11, 2021 - Page 14
DANVILLE — Eleven players scored for Danville’s girls lacrosse team, which was paced by Olivia Outt’s team-high four goals in a 19-1 rout of...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Wade Spicer had run Strong Industries, which manufactures hot tubs, at a Point Township location for decades. Now Spicer is in the process...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Berwick man waiting in the drive-thru line at Wendy’s threatened another driver also waiting in line, then fled and hit a parked car...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 17
DANVILLE — While many businesses here and across the country are struggling to find enough workers, Java Momma’s Chief Executive Officer Melissa...
Published on May 5, 2021 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Danville man was ordered to jail for five days and then to remain on house arrest for three months after pleading guilty Monday to his...