Pennsylvania Health Department officials recorded zero COVID-19-related deaths for the second consecutive Saturday, but added 4,485 new infections pushing the state's October total to 76,669.
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Pennsylvania surpassed 1.5 million COVID cases since the pandemic began in March 2020 as state health officials recorded more than 5,000 new cases for the third consecutive day on Friday.
There were 131 new COVID cases among school-aged children in the Valley this week, while the number of children infected statewide dipped below 7,000 for the first time in a month.
The current level of COVID-19 community transmission across Geisinger’s service area mirrors what occurred last November at the start of the most severe spike in case counts and hospitalizations in Central and Northeastern Pennsylvania, according to the hospital system’s chief executive offi…
DANVILLE — Lane restrictions will be in place next week on Route 54 and Route 642 in Valley Township, Montour County, for drilling roadway borings.
LOS ANGELES — New York real estate heir Robert Durst was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without a chance of parole for the murder of his best friend more than two decades ago.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to a Southern California hospital Tuesday with an infection but he is “on the mend,” his spokesman said Thursday.
U.S. health advisers said Thursday that some Americans who received Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine at least six months ago should get a half-dose booster to rev up protection against the coronavirus.
Pennsylvania had more than 100 COVID-related deaths for the third day in a row on Thursday, the first time that has happened since the first week in February.
NORTHUMBERLAND — A spooky good time is happening again at the Point Drive-In’s Trunk or Treat this Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. along Route 11 between Northumberland and Danville.
SUNBURY — If pandemic worries have curtailed your travel plans, you might appreciate a chance to immerse yourself in another culture right here in the Susquehanna Valley.
LEWISBURG — Campus Theatre will host a special screening of the 1988 cult horror classic “The Blob” on Sunday as part of a Halloween movie series.
The decisions handed down by the Commonwealth, Superior, and Supreme Courts impact everyday Pennsylvanians “probably more so than a legislator.”
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A man armed with a bow fired arrows at shoppers in a small Norwegian town Wednesday, killing five people before he was arrested, authorities said.
DANVILLE — Cathy Lauinger returned to Danville Borough Council on Tuesday night, not to ask members to reconsider the Pride Month Proclamation they rejected last month.
State Health officials registered more than 5,000 new COVID cases and 170 deaths on Wednesday, giving the state more than 300 deaths linked to the virus over the past two days.
DANVILLE — Three parents and two of Tina Bartholomew’s daughters Tuesday night disputed allegations she shared confidential survey documents, claims that apparently led the school board to terminate Bartholomew on Sept. 28 as assistant middle school cross country coach.
A review of thousands of pages of documents shows the cases ranged from public records fights to secret personnel problems to attempts to overturn last year’s presidential election.
Rick Wible stopped in Northumberland to fill up his gas tank on Monday afternoon, making sure he topped off before gas prices went up even more.
Eighty-five percent of nursing homes in Pennsylvania have limited admissions due to staffing shortages since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and nearly 40 percent said they cannot afford to stay open and provide care over the next year, according to a survey by the Pennsylvania Health Car…
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) has opened an application period for the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, according to Sen. John Gordner. A total of $70 million will be available, with 75 percent of that coming from federal sources and the other 25 percent co…
DANVILLE — Feed a Friend registration is open for Montour County residents. This year’s drive-thru giveaway will be held Saturday, Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Shiloh United Church of Christ.
DANVILLE — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) honored 13 projects by schools, businesses and community organizations around the state with the 2021 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence, including one project in Montour County.
Pennsylvania Health officials reported more than 5,000 new COVID cases for the second day in a row on Thursday and another 92 residents died due to symptoms of the novel coronavirus.
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will screen three movies on nature and the environment this fall as part of its Green Campus Initiative Film series.
BLOOMSBURG — It began small in 1981, but, since then, the Covered Bridge & Arts Festival has grown to four days and it now welcomes more than 300 vendors. The festival has also increased in popularity with many who travel to the event each year saying they come to welcome autumn.
MOUNT PLEASANT MILLS — For people who equate autumn with apples, there’s no better place to go than an event that celebrates the fruit in all its forms, particularly the edible ones.
Online influences from social media can manifest in real life in the way of mental and behavioral health issues inside school buildings, two Valley educators say.
Pennsylvania Health officials registered 111 COVID-related deaths on Wednesday — the highest total statewide since mid-February — including four deaths of Valley residents.
MAHONING TWP. — A Coal Township woman involved in an Aug. 19 crash on the Danville-Riverside Bridge was driving with a blood alcohol level five times the legal limit, police allege.
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