News from Danville

 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

DANVILLE — A man threatening suicide posted a Facebook photo of himself standing on the Danville-Riverside bridge late Sunday, sparking a massive search by State Police and water-rescue teams...


 | By Chris Krepich
Monday, November 3, 2014

DANVILLE — There are two new surveillance cameras along Mill Street, and one of them helped police see and solve a crime within minutes of being activated, the chief says.

A suspected...


Friday, October 31, 2014

DANVILLE — After two-and-a-half hours of deliberation, a Montour County jury couldn’t decide whether a Berwick man was guilty of selling methamphetamine.

That means Joshua...


Thursday, October 30, 2014

DANVILLE — Two people sold a lot at Oakwood Estates to a woman, but they failed to survey a septic system for her, a lawsuit says.

Edward J. Rothermel and ...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

DANVILLE — A cancer patient needed a colostomy due to complications from his surgery at Geisinger Medical Center, a lawsuit says.

James J. Sheets was diagnosed with bladder cancer at...


Wednesday, October 29, 2014

DANVILLE — Trinity Lutheran Church will be open at 7 p.m. Thursday for the Danville Halloween Parade.

Light snacks and hot beverages will be served. Bathrooms will be available.

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 | By Chris Krepich
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

DANVILLE — A school director here is fuming, saying a teacher refused to write her son a letter of recommendation for college.

Another teacher said she wouldn’t get around to writing a...


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

DANVILLE — Internal weight bias — in other words, the negative feelings people have about their weight — influences the success people have after undergoing weight-loss surgery, Geisinger...


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

DANVILLE — A Danville man stole a bicycle, but the owner tracked it down a few hours later in the suspected thief’s house, police say.

Allen Andrews, 48, of 303 E....


Sunday, October 26, 2014

DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center has been named one of the “125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs” by Becker’s Hospital Review, a press release says.

The...