News from Danville

 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

DANVILLE — A teacher making $40,703 in 2011-12 would jump to $56,000 in her ninth year under the school board’s latest contract offer, Danville Area’s superintendent said.

Cheryl...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

DANVILLE — After spending about $19,000 on two trips in the last four years, Montour County commissioners want members of the county’s housing authority to cut their conference and travel costs...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

DANVILLE — Berwick Area Superintendent Wayne Brookhart is seeking a seat on Danville’s school board this May, saying he wants to give back to the area he’s called home for much of his life....


 | By Gary Pang
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

DANVILLE — A 28-year-old woman died after Geisinger staffers “excessively” injected drugs into her during an operation to remove a heart tumor, a new lawsuit says.

The large doses...


Tuesday, March 10, 2015

DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center and Geisinger Clinic are seeking payments from the following people, court records show.

The defendants in such...


 | By Chris Krepich
Monday, March 9, 2015

DANVILLE — Some Montour County Housing Authority members flew to Nashville and drove to Baltimore to attend an annual conference, all expenses paid.

The authority spent nearly $12,000...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, March 9, 2015

DANVILLE — A man betrayed a trust to steal from a friend’s mother, smashing into her car and taking $900 in cash, court papers say.

But Robert J. Kressler, 30, gave himself away by...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, March 7, 2015

DANVILLE — Danville Area school directors have offered teachers annual salary hikes ranging from 2 percent to 3 percent under a new six-year proposal aimed at settling a three-year contract...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, March 7, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man recently won $3 million on an instant game, says the manager of the store that sold the life-changing lottery ticket.

The scratcher was purchased last month at...


Saturday, March 7, 2015

DANVILLE — The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently awarded two Beacon Awards for Excellence to nursing units at Geisinger Medical Center.

The Adult Intensive...