News from Danville

 | By Gary Pang
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

DANVILLE — High-speed broadband Internet access is coming to northern Montour County early next year, thanks to a new project led by an economic development council and funded by Geisinger....


 | By Gary Pang
Monday, November 19, 2018

DANVILLE — A Muncy contractor, who pleaded guilty to felony theft by deception, never reported to prison to serve his sentence, authorities said.

Chad Lee Barto, 42, was a no-show at...


Sunday, November 18, 2018

DANVILLE — After losing to Danville by four touchdowns on Oct. 5, Montoursville had one thing on its mind entering the District 4 Class AAA championship: revenge.

Led by and impeccable...


Saturday, November 17, 2018

DANVILLE — Here is the October report from the office of Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary & Clerk of Courts.

PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, November 15, 2018

DANVILLE — Geisinger’s search for a permanent replacement for departing CEO David Feinberg will go national and likely take between six months and a year, a high-ranking health system executive...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — With one dissenting vote, Danville council approved a preliminary 2019 budget of $2.6 million with a 5 percent tax increase.

The average taxpayer would pay $39.21 more,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — School directors voted Tuesday night to explore several proposals that could bring in money and benefit the district.

Dawn Brookhart, the district’s...


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Less than an hour before the start of the PIAA Class A semifinal match, Southern Columbia coaches Derek and Jen Stine told Karly Renn she was going to have a big night.

She...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County expects to raise taxes for 2019, ending a seven-year streak of no tax increases, officials said Tuesday.

But as it seeks to cut costs, it plans to do away with...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County plans to buy a former school building from Danville Area School District for $750,000, so it can consolidate its offices there.

The county might borrow up to $...