News from Danville

 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

DANVILLE — At 55 mph, a five-second glance at the radio or a cell phone doesn’t sound like a big deal. But in those few seconds, your vehicle has traveled the length of a football field,...


Sunday, February 25, 2018

DANVILLE — Amazon has set its sights on becoming a major supplier of medical equipment and supplies to U.S. hospitals. The Geisinger Hospital System is reported to be among its customers.

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 | By BRIAN ABBATE
Sunday, February 25, 2018

DANVILLE — Trailing by five points in the first quarter, Millville went on a mesmerizing 19-2 run that helped solidify a victory for the Quakers over Sullivan County, 39-20, in the District 4...


Saturday, February 24, 2018

DANVILLE — A judge took issue with how Geisinger handled Westley Wise’s plea for psychiatric treatment days before he stabbed girlfriend Jessica Frederick to death, records show.

Wise...


 | By Gary Pang
Saturday, February 24, 2018

DANVILLE — Seven years ago, Westley Wise killed his girlfriend Jessica Frederick at their Danville home by slashing her throat and stabbing her 27 times.

Today, her family is in the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, February 23, 2018

DANVILLE — A California man caught smuggling 67 pounds of marijuana across the country when stopped for a traffic violation along Interstate 80 has been sent to state prison for up to three...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A teen was taken into custody Monday night for allegedly making Facebook posts that caused concern, police say.

Police are not sure if the unnamed teen is a Danville High...


Wednesday, February 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County Coroner Scott E. Lynn is seeking family of Lawrence Quinn, 79, of the Winfield area, who died at Geisinger Medical Center.

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Two men stole a box of cash containing $1,500 from a teen’s room, police say.

Donovan J. Martz-Knipper, 20, of 32 Water St., Apt. 5, Washingtonville, and...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

DANVILLE — Watching Rylee Bond twirl her way around a ballroom Monday afternoon, it’s easy to see why the 10-year-old from Buckhorn is considered a “Miracle Kid.”

Just two years ago,...