SUNBURY — City property owners should not see a tax increase in 2020 after Treasurer Kevin Troup said Mayor Kurt Karlovich was able to trim more than $100,000 from his police department budget keeping the city within its goal.

DANVILLE — Some protected health information of certain Geisinger Health Plan members may have been affected by a security incident at Magellan National Imaging Associates (NIA), a vendor hired by the health plan to manage radiology benefits. Geisinger no longer uses Magellan NIA for radiolo…

Bucknell University’s student chapter of the American Chemical Society will host its fifth annual Halloween Chemistry Show at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct, 30 in the McDonnell Hall Amphitheatre. There is no cost for the event, but donations are welcome. The event was postponed from Oct. 22 due to t…

1. A hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday on Wood-Mode LLC owner Bill French’s request for a property tax reassessment on the Kreamer plant.

Authors drafting an ordinance proposal for consideration by Lewisburg Borough Council that would protect members of the LGBTQ+ community against discrimination say its adoption into local law would lend further credence to the perception that the borough is a welcoming place to work and live.

SUNBURY — The Shikellamy School District continues to make improvements in its sports departments as well as in the classroom and even in the JROTC program by heading to Washington D.C. later this year, according to Superintendent Jason Bendle.

SHAMOKIN DAM — The Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce received the 2019 Chamber of the Year Award from the Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals (PACP).

LEWISBURG — A longstanding leader in the movement to restore the health of the Chesapeake Bay was the keynote speaker Friday night at the 14th annual Susquehanna River Symposium, held at the Forum, Elaine Langone Center, on the Bucknell University Campus.

Pennsylvania's unemployment rate ticked up one-tenth of a percentage point to 4.0 percent in September according to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry's employment situation report released Friday morning. 

SUNBURY — Upper Augusta Township received a $2,938,720 grant along with a loan of $250,326 to install a sanitary sewer system and extension line to service the village of Mount Pleasant Mills, according to a press release from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).

SUNBURY — A preliminary hearing for a 19-year old Trevorton man police say beat a 3-year old baby so badly she needed part of her brain removed will now be held on Oct. 25, according to Shamokin District Judge John Gembic. 

LEWISBURG — Four Valley nonprofit organizations on Thursday night divided $30,000 in grant money given by the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP), at an event and fundraiser held at Jim's Church of Antiques on North Third Street.

LEWISBURG – Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital has been awarded a $50,000 KidCents Regional Grant to support community programs for its Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADMI).

World-renowned jazz musician Kat Edmonson performs tonight at Bucknell University’s Weis Center, and we take some time to share her story via this week’s Keeping the Beat podcast.

MILTON — A Milton teen facing felony robbery charges for allegedly taking $20 from a juvenile at the Aug. 30 Milton Area football game waived his case to Northumberland County Court on Wednesday.

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