Latest by Michael Lester

Published on September 22, 2020 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia schools will shift students from hybrid learning to full in-person classes beginning Thursday. Southern...
Published on September 22, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger finished its 2020 fiscal year a $33 million operations deficit, according to a health system financial report. Yet red ink...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A controversial manure spreader is staying put. A judge last week dismissed two citations that North Fourth Street resident Ron Fritz...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
ORANGEVILLE — Nancy Thomas’s husband, Roy, got a pamphlet in the mail in mid-August inviting him to apply for a mail-in ballot for the Nov. 3...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University has asked Columbia County for $500,000 of the county’s remaining $884,000 in COVID-19 relief money to test...
Published on September 17, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is suddenly in the mix for possible cost-saving consolidation with two other state-run universities that could...
Published on September 15, 2020 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia will limit attendance to the Tigers’ season-opening football game with Bloomsburg Friday to parents of senior...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BENDERTOWN — A heat lamp for baby chickens inside a garage is the suspected cause of an afternoon fire that gutted parts of a home on Ridge Road....
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — World War II Army veteran John Matusek has been a member of Shickshinny American Legion Post 495 for so long, he couldn’t remember...
Published on September 7, 2020 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — Geisinger describes a lawsuit that one of its former dentists filed against the health system as petty and lacking in substance and...