News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, May 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Here are the uncontested candidates on Tuesday’s Republican and Democratic ballots in Columbia County. The candidates in such races are all but assured their party’s nomination....


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, May 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Scott Gotschal alleges Bloomsburg School District Superintendent Don Wheeler improperly targeted Gotschal’s wife Maureen in an attempt to fire her over the number of sick days she...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, May 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man identified himself as an off-duty New York City police officer as he tried to get them to respond to an assault along Lightstreet Road here, arrest papers say.

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 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Saturday, May 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Good Old Days is staying open, but with a twist.

The bar’s sign indicated this week that ownership would be changing hands. Roxana Zoppetti purchased the bar after original...


Friday, May 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Lightstreet Road should reopen to traffic today, lifting a detour that’s been in place since April 29 so workers could put a new pedestrian walkway over the road.

Work is...


Friday, May 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG —PennDOT will host a public meeting June 5 to discuss a planned reconstruction of Routes 11 and 487 in Bloomsburg.

The meeting will be held 6:30-8 p.m. at Monty’s on...


Thursday, May 16, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An inmate who was hospitalized after suffering from an apparent seizure over the weekend is back in prison after being discharged from Geisinger Medical Center, Columbia County...


Thursday, May 16, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Hazleton man who missed two appointments with a probation officer after being sentenced for lying to police about his identity was resentenced to a year on probation and fined $...


Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — On May 4 at the Bloomsburg American Legion, six area veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor in recognition of their service to our country. Their military stories follow:

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG —The Bloomsburg Public Library has experience tracking down lost books. Tuesday, its staff tracked down the owner of a lost dog.

A 2-year-old Blue Heeler followed a patron...