News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 25, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Lancaster transplant Fran Petersen panicked when floodwaters hit her West Main Street home here last week.

Not a Bloomsburg native, Petersen didn’t know the first thing...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, August 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man who admitted he “drank too much” and assaulted an EMT and others apologized in court, but said he recalled little of that night.

“I remembering ordering gin and...

Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls from July 29-Aug. 5:

July 29

• 12:12 a.m. — East Main Street, lost property

• 2:30 a.m...

Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A UPlan College Planning Strategies Workshop, “Saving for College Without Breaking into College Funds,” will be held Monday, Sept. 17, from 6:30-8 p.m., at the Bloomsburg Public...

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A former supervisor and Democratic Party activist accused of stealing quarters from his employer by raiding his coin-operated laundry machines will seek to have the arrest wiped...

Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) will host a concealed carry seminar Tuesday, Sept. 4, from 6-8 p.m. at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1258 Millville Road, in...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Ten people were placed on probation with a chance to clear their arrest records as a part of Columbia County’s ARD program.

All must perform 20 hours of community service...

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Area School Board has unanimously voted to hire its own temporary school security guard after a planned agreement with the town of Bloomsburg fell through.


Tuesday, August 21, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — School directors here unanimously approved funding Monday night for a $20 million project to improve security and revamp the district’s athletic fields, among other improvements...

 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, August 20, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man is accused of concealing a camera inside a shampoo bottle to record a roommate as he showered, arrest papers say.

Jonathan Mitchell, 40, of Middleburg was staying at...