News from Danville

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, December 13, 2018

DANVILLE — Having spent all of his life working the family farm and more than a half-century serving Mayberry Township, David E. Bird says he’s not done yet.

“I still farm 121 acres and...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, December 13, 2018

DANVILLE — Dr. Jaewon Ryu became Geisinger’s interim CEO at the start of December, and he confirmed his interest in pursuing the job of leading the $6.5 billion health system on a permanent...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DANVILLE — An Anthony Township bridge that was destroyed by flooding earlier this year will be replaced, but not in the immediate future, Montour County commissioners said Tuesday.

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DANVILLE — Borough council approved a 5 percent real estate tax increase here Tuesday night, passing a $2.6 million budget for 2019.

Scott Richardson, Jeremiah Walter, Joe...


Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DANVILLE — Tobacco products and vape devices have been banned at Pennsylvania’s six state mental health hospitals, including Danville State Hospital, according to a Pittsburgh news website....


Tuesday, December 11, 2018

DANVILLE — A natural-gas industry worker from western Pennsylvania apologized in court Monday after pleading guilty to causing a hit-and-run accident along Interstate 80 in Liberty Township...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

DANVILLE — A 66-year-old man facing prison time for sexting a teen girl and asking her for nude photos of herself told a judge Monday that he felt “kind of tricked into this” at the time.

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

DANVILLE — Geisinger recently announced the launch of ProvenRecovery, a surgical redesign program aimed at expediting healing, improving pain management and reducing opioid use.

A press...


Sunday, December 9, 2018

DANVILLE — Geisinger has launched its participation in a new research program led by the Stanford University School of Medicine, according to a press release.

The study, titled...


Thursday, December 6, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County Clerk of Courts Susan M. Kauwell is attempting to locate the following individuals for whom her office is holding restitution payments, a press...