News from Danville

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...

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
DANVILLE — Joselle M. Cutrufello, 44, of 223 Grand St., Danville, could not control her German shepherd as it broke through a screen door and chased a cat, police say. She was cited Oct. 1 for...

 | By Chris Krepich
Monday, October 6, 2014
DANVILLE — Paving in Danville slowed dramatically after 2008, mostly due to a requirement to pay higher wages for the work, a borough official said. But state lawmakers provided some relief in a...

Monday, October 6, 2014
DANVILLE — A local funeral director severely injured in a motorcycle crash remained in critical condition Sunday night, four days after the wreck, a nursing supervisor said. Theodore R. Bunnell...