News from Danville

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville State Hospital patient apologized in court Monday for strangling a psychiatric aide and leaving the hospital worker with a sprained neck and $11,828 in medical bills....


Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Here is the June report from the office of Montour County Sheriff Ray C. Gerringer:

• Legal papers served — 78

• License to carry firearms —25

• License to...


Thursday, July 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Four people charged with drunken driving were placed on probation Monday after being accepted into Montour County’s ARD program for first-time offenders.

All must do 20 hours...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, July 7, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man collapsed in court Monday after learning he would be spending the next 11 to 22 months in prison for forging checks and later intimidating his estranged wife.

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Sunday, July 5, 2015

DANVILLE — Service 1st Federal Credit Union has won the first place Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award, presented by the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association.

The Desjardins...


 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, July 2, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville Ambulance Service paramedic who was recently fired and charged with theft says it all happened in retaliation for trying to improve working conditions.

Patrick...


Thursday, July 2, 2015

DANVILLE — From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Members Choice Financial Credit Union will hold a Veteran Appreciation Day at its Danville branch.

Local veterans can get free hot dogs, treats...


Thursday, July 2, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man who backed his car off a raised parking lot was drunk, police say.

Silvestre Cota, 47, of 238 Mill St. told police during sobriety tests that...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

DANVILLE — Two people were injured Tuesday morning when two SUVs collided on East Market Street at Church Street, police say.

Jennifer Rose, 49, Selinsgrove, and...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

DANVILLE — A Brooklyn man was sentenced to eight years in state prison Tuesday for operating a heroin ring that used local dealers to peddle the drug.

Pedro “Pete” Acosta, 40, will be...