News from Danville

 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

DANVILLE — Montour County’s new treasurer will be someone familiar with the post, deputy treasurer Norma Bird.

The Democrat received 1,601 votes to Republican ...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

DANVILLE — Voters put three new faces on council Tuesday, and retained one.

By only six votes, incumbent John Rodman held on to his 1st Ward seat with 89 votes, fending...


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, November 5, 2017

DANVILLE — Geisinger hospitals and clinics have slashed nearly in half the number of opioid drug prescriptions written for patients since 2014 — from 60,000 to 31,000 per month, health system...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — Here are winners from the 2017 Danville Halloween Parade, listed from first place:

Best Overall

• First Baptist Church

Large floats...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — A man suffering from what a judge called a “severe mental illness” was given a state prison sentence Wednesday for threatening to “stab all the cops” during a outburst at his ex-wife...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — A Danville man drove into the back of another vehicle and took off, police say.

Chad E. Shaffer, 32, of 401 Schoolhouse Road, told police he struck a deer...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — A homeless man wanted on a warrant was found by police inside a supermarket as an officer responded to an unrelated hit-and-run call, police say.

Billy Joe Henninger...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — A man and woman who were wanted on warrants had drugs and drug paraphernalia on them when officers found them along the river, police say.

Tyler Davis, 27...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — A Schuylkill County man who borrowed his dad’s car in Anthony Township and never returned it was sentenced to a year of probation and fined $200.

Derek Mitchell...


Saturday, November 4, 2017

DANVILLE — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is joining the speakers’ lineup at next week’s Geisinger health care symposium.

Wolf will address attendees Thursday afternoon...


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