News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Floodwall construction hit an expensive snag this month with the discovery of the old town dump along Railroad Street, officials say.

Workers excavating the site for a new...


Wednesday, August 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Authors are needed for this year’s Bloomsburg Fair.

Andrew Shecktor of Berwick is enlisting writers for a booth at next month’s event.

The writers...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A habitual drunken driver will spend a year in state prison despite his plea for house arrest and promise of sobriety.

At his recent sentencing, Kevin Crisswell...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair took its first steps toward building a grand new entrance along the west end of the fairgrounds, gaining approval for several of the project’s waivers and...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Columbia County official believes the county has rid the courthouse of cockroaches that began appearing in the building about two weeks ago.

“A couple” cockroaches were...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, August 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man who appeared intoxicated wrecked a car on Mainville Drive with his 8-year-old granddaughter unbelted inside, court papers say.

When State Police troopers responded...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, August 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man is accused of entering the Infinity Vapes shop downtown and twice fondling himself in front of a woman while she was working there alone, arrest papers say.

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Monday, August 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — State Rep. David Millard will host a concealed-carry seminar on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 6 p.m., at Buckhorn Fire Hall, 19 Firehall Road here.

The seminar...


Monday, August 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Trinity Reformed and St. John’s Lutheran churches this week:

Today: Dawn Hummel and Linda...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, August 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — All 29 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were found to be in compliance with the state Department of Agriculture standards during inspections between Aug. 1 and...