News from Danville

Friday, October 10, 2014
DANVILLE — Here is the September report from the office of Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts. PROTHONOTARY’S ACCOUNT TOTAL RECEIPTS: $6,827 Distribution •Paid...

Thursday, October 9, 2014
DANVILLE — A free miniature-making workshop for children is set for Sunday, Oct. 19, at the former Wee Home Shoppe, 279 Mill St. here. The Susquehanna Mini-Makers invite kids in first through...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, October 9, 2014
DANVILLE — A former Voelcker’s Beverage employee has pleaded guilty to stealing cash while also removing empty beer kegs to get refunds at another distributor. Brandon Baylor, 25, of 785 Mowery...

Thursday, October 9, 2014
DANVILLE — Two drunken drivers were sentenced to jail, and others pleaded guilty to DUI during a recent Montour County Court session: • Tracy Farr, 41, of 141 Cross Road, Bloomsburg, was fined $...

 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, October 9, 2014
DANVILLE — Mahoning Township’s sewer authority has hundreds more sewer connections than it actually reports, and that’s cheated Danville out of almost $500,000 over the last few years, one...

 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, October 9, 2014
DANVILLE — Danville’s longtime mayor has died. Ed Coleman, who had been in ill health, passed away about midnight Wednesday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 77. As mayor, Coleman...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
DANVILLE — One member of a father-and-son team accused of Medicaid fraud went directly to jail this week. Randy A. Albertson, 48, of 24 Montour St., Danville, must spend two to 18 months in...

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
DANVILLE — A Turbotville man arrested for driving drunk when his vehicle got stuck in snow after going off a road in Anthony Township was allowed into Montour County’s ARD probation program as a...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
DANVILLE — A Danville woman apologized Monday moments before she was sentenced to state prison for operating Montour County’s first meth lab busted by police. Peggy Rieder, 29, must serve two to...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
DANVILLE — A former Geisinger nurse caught stealing and using powerful painkillers while on duty told a judge Monday he has been sober since his arrest last year and is getting treatment. Daniel...