News from Danville

Friday, August 23, 2019

DANVILLE — A contractor will be repairing sections of the Route 54 Danville-Riverside river bridge this weekend.

Contractor Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc. will remove deteriorated concrete and...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, August 22, 2019

DANVILLE — Montour County has entered into a 10-year, $920,000 agreement with Motorola to buy 263 digital radios —100 mobile and 163 handheld — for emergency responders countywide as part of...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, August 22, 2019

DANVILLE — The proposed pay for a new hire rankled several Montour County officials, who argued Wednesday their employees are underpaid.

Jim Miller, who heads the county’s probation...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

DANVILLE — Two years after Montour County changed its addressing system, more than a third of the houses on some streets have the wrong number posted, officials said.

Identifying a...


Tuesday, August 20, 2019

DANVILLE — A truck driver from New Hampshire told a judge he was “having a bad day” when he struck two Geisinger staffers while trying to flee from the emergency room at the medical center last...


Sunday, August 18, 2019

DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in July at the Montour County Courthouse:

Anthony Township

• Matthew L. Betts to Clay R. and Betsy L. Fahringer, $50,000...


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, August 18, 2019

DANVILLE — Lottie Neiswender’s phone rang on a recent afternoon, shortly after she opened her Grilled Cheese Cafe 2 food truck for business.

It was someone from the Columbia County...


Saturday, August 17, 2019

DANVILLE — St. Joseph’s Church here will host its parish picnic from noon to 8 p.m. today.

There will be ethnic food, raffles, live entertainment, a bounce house and a magician who is...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, August 15, 2019

DANVILLE — Danville Area School District is getting closer to naming a permanent superintendent, school board President Kevin Brouse said after Wednesday’s meeting.

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 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

DANVILLE — Council members decided not to settle on anything regarding a costly radio replacement for local firefighters and police during Tuesday night’s meeting.

Danville...