News from Danville

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, December 9, 2021

DANVILLE — On Wednesday, Geisinger doctor Essie Marie Reed described overwhelmed emergency rooms where patients routinely wait more than 10 hours to be seen. And doctors take turns crying in...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

DANVILLE — Montour County residents won’t see a general tax increase if a $9.5 million tentative budget for 2022 is approved by commissioners, holding taxes steady at 4 mills.

But a...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

DANVILLE — A Missouri man accused of shooting a motel worker to death in a room at Super 8 in Valley Township near Interstate 80 is claiming self-defense, his defense attorney said at the...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board’s reorganization meeting Monday had newly elected members and veteran board members sniping at each other, with members barely able to choose a new...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, December 4, 2021

DANVILLE — A 10-unit townhouse development near Franklin and Alton streets is a step closer to construction. The borough planning commission reviewed project sketches this week.

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Thursday, December 2, 2021

DANVILLE — A driver who lost control of his car, hitting a curb and causing disabling damage to his vehicle, had a blood-alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit, police said.

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, December 2, 2021

DANVILLE — Just over a month ago, Danville residents reported to borough officials there seemed to be a water leak in front of 243 E. Front St., saying they were concerned the water was being...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

DANVILLE — A Kulpmont man is accused of extorting sex from a former girlfriend by threatening to post on the internet nude images of her along with a video of them engaged in sex, or to send...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Monday, November 29, 2021

DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board last week voted to retain an assistant swimming coach for diving after parents said they were concerned she wouldn’t be reappointed, even though she not...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, November 27, 2021

DANVILLE — A lawyer for Danville Area Schools said Friday it denies all allegations of retaliation, sexual discrimination and other issues raised in an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...