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The Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA’s reach expanded in 2021, even as the organization was limited with some of its programs for the second year in a row due to COVID-19.

SUNBURY — Heather L. Shnyder will take on the role of Health Systems Training Specialist for Transitions of PA. She will be responsible for coordinating the agency medical advocacy program to health care providers in Union, Snyder, and Northumberland counties. Shnyder has been with the agenc…

While a new report from the Department of Environment Protection says that a third of the state’s rivers and streams are impaired, there are some success stories in the Valley.

Some marchers held signs that read "I am the post-Roe generation," a statement that may never have been more true than it was at the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Friday.

LEWISBURG — Commissioners this week approved a resolution authorizing the Union County Higher Education Facilities Financing Authority (UCHEFA) to refinance Bucknell University debt.

Many of the participants in the first Community Conversations series said they thought that the Valley was not very diverse, being primarily made up of a white demographic. United Way officials and data provided this week claimed it’s a matter of perspective.

The Department of Health recorded fewer than 20,000 cases for the first time since late December on Monday, but still recorded 15,744 cases, a total higher than the previous record set in December 2020 before the current surge.

When a lone gunman shot 10 young girls, killing five, inside an Amish one-room schoolhouse in Lancaster County on Oct. 2, 2006, before killing himself, a group of trained police peers was ready to help their colleagues who responded to the traumatic scene.

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