News from Danville

Friday, February 6, 2015

DANVILLE — Geisinger Clinic and Geisinger Medical Center are seeking over $11,400 from Jeffrey T. Savitsky of Schuylkill Haven for unpaid medical bills, court papers say....


Friday, February 6, 2015

DANVILLE — District Judge Marvin Shrawder has announced he is running for re-election.

Shrawder, a Democrat, is seeking his fourth six-year term on the bench.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, February 6, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man who got stuck in a pair of antique handcuffs Wednesday night went to the police station for help when the cuffs started cutting off blood flow to his hands,...


 | By Gary Pang
Thursday, February 5, 2015

DANVILLE — A former Geisinger employee died of cancer because Geisinger doctors ignored a radiologist’s recommendation for more testing, his widow’s lawsuit says.

Physicians should have...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, February 4, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man who won a gun as a raffle prize has now admitted falsifying paperwork to conceal an arrest for domestic violence that bars him from possessing or using firearms.

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

DANVILLE — A man has admitted to having sex with a 14-year-old girl in Anthony Township.

Michael Lee Diggan, 23, engaged in intercourse with the girl at least 10 times...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, February 4, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man picked up on warrants last spring has pleaded guilty to making methamphetamine in his motel room.

Justin J. Cressinger, 26, of 1420 Montour...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, February 4, 2015

DANVILLE — The borough is making a pitch to host a new community college that’s about ready to start offering classes but still does not have a campus.

Council president Scott...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

DANVILLE — A woman sobbed and trembled Monday as she admitted to tearing an IV out of her arm and tossing it in the face of a Geisinger nurse, spattering possibly infected blood on the nurse’s...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville State Hospital patient pleaded guilty Monday to punching her psychiatrist plus hitting an aide, telling a judge she was “just having a bad day.”

“I have bad days,...