1. Lewisburg Borough Council switched venues for its meeting next week due to the expectation of a large crowd gathering to hear and react to Union County gun-rights advocates who are proposing the establishment of a Second Amendment Sanctuary.

East Buffalo Township Supervisors await the full execution of a state grant agreement before moving forward with the two-phase rehabilitation of the public park next to the township municipal building on Fairground Road.

PARIS (AP) — France on Saturday reported the first death outside Asia of a person infected with the new virus from China, an 80-year-old Chinese tourist who two French hospitals initially turned away, and also reported a new confirmed case that brought the country's total to 12.

WILLIAMSPORT — A federal grand jury indicted two USP Allenwood inmates for an alleged assault resulting in a third inmate suffering serious injuries, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

SUNBURY — A sentencing hearing is scheduled for a man who pleaded no contest to possessing a loaded firearm without a license in Point Township after he allegedly fled a fatal hit-and-run in New York.

LEWISBURG — Borough council switched venues for its meeting next week on the expectation of a large crowd gathering to hear and react to Union County gun rights advocates proposing the establishment of a Second Amendment Sanctuary.

DANVILLE — The stress felt by parents of babies who need to stay in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) can be exhausting, but on Friday night Geisinger Medical Center offered a momentary respite — an intimate Valentine's Day dinner — enabling parents to spend some quality time together …

1. Volunteers from Mostly Mutts, a no-kill animal shelter, in Sunbury, will hold a “meet and greet” event from 10 a.m until 3 p.m. at Vreeland’s Harley-Davidson, 317 Montour Blvd, in Danville today.

SHAMOKIN DAM — The state Department of Environmental Protection concurs with PennDOT's assessment of acid bearing rock in the path of the southern section of the $865 million Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway project.

The nation's largest teachers' unions — including the Pennsylvania State Education Association — want schools to revise or eliminate active shooter drills, contending they can harm students' mental health and there are better ways to prepare for the possibility of a school shooting.

WILLIAMSPORT — A federal grand jury indicted two USP Allenwood inmates for an alleged assault resulting in a third inmate suffering serious injuries, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

WASHINGTONVILLE — The small borough of Washingtonville has been generating national recognition with the discovery of a log cabin unearthed during the demolition of a condemned former bar.

Restaurants and organizations throughout the Susquehanna Valley embraced the Valentine’s Day holiday, planning events — everything from parties to live music to a family art night — through Sunday.

Bundle up for a blast of cold Canadian air Friday, with lows plunging from the mid-20s this afternoon to around 10 degrees at night, said meteorologist Steve Travis, of the National Weather Service, on Thursday night.

COAL TOWNSHIP — A 30-year-old inmate at Northumberland County Jail said sexually obscene and vulgar statements to three female members of the jail's medical section on three separate occasions between Jan. 27 and Feb. 5, according to the Northumberland County District Attorney's office.

SUNBURY — The Degenstein Community Library received a $5,000 grant for early childhood services from the Sunbury Area Community Foundation (SACF), which is affiliated with the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation.

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a bid to revive the Equal Rights Amendment, the House on Thursday approved a measure removing a 1982 deadline for state ratification and reopening the process to amend the Constitution to prohibit discrimination based on sex.