News from Danville

 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, July 10, 2015

DANVILLE — A Las Vegas man busted with black tar heroin inside his car after lingering too long at a gas station here told a judge he had stopped for gas while passing through the area on “a...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — A Berwick man plunged to his death from nine stories up as he worked to restore brickwork on a Geisinger Medical Center building Wednesday.

Stephen Kuchka, 48, was one of...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — A housekeeping worker who cleaned out the wallets of employees at Grandview Health Homes has pleaded guilty to theft.

Nicole Leanne Fisher, 30, of 407...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Several repeat DUI offenders were sentenced to jail Monday in Montour County, including a Watsontown man arrested for his fifth lifetime offense.

Dennis Lee Beachel...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville State Hospital patient apologized in court Monday for strangling a psychiatric aide and leaving the hospital worker with a sprained neck and $11,828 in medical bills....

Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Here is the June report from the office of Montour County Sheriff Ray C. Gerringer:

• Legal papers served — 78

• License to carry firearms —25

• License to...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Four people charged with drunken driving were placed on probation Monday after being accepted into Montour County’s ARD program for first-time offenders.

All must do 20 hours...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, July 7, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man collapsed in court Monday after learning he would be spending the next 11 to 22 months in prison for forging checks and later intimidating his estranged wife.


Sunday, July 5, 2015

DANVILLE — Service 1st Federal Credit Union has won the first place Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award, presented by the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association.

The Desjardins...

 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, July 2, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville Ambulance Service paramedic who was recently fired and charged with theft says it all happened in retaliation for trying to improve working conditions.