News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A prisoner smuggled a large wad of heroin into Columbia County Prison on his person just before Christmas in 2017, a jury agreed Tuesday.

Jose “Flo” Roldan had concealed...


Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Most of Bloomsburg High School’s fall sports teams have found a temporary home as its athletic complex undergoes an improvement project.

The year-long, $20 million...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Starting this summer, every rental in town — student and non-student — will have to be able to pass a code inspection.

Town council voted Monday night to phase out a...


 | 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...


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 Julye Wemple
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — As of midnight Monday, Bloomsburg is without a police chief after Lenny Rogutski resigned from the temporary position, citing back-door dealings between town administrators and...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old inmate from Columbia County Prison is in intensive care at Geisinger Medical Center after he suffered what appeared to be a seizure over the weekend, authorities said...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man police say holed up in a bedroom at Honeysuckle Student Apartments early Friday and fired a gun now faces criminal charges. But he told a judge Monday he didn’t intend to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, May 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A father who admitted taking an illicit photograph of his young son, then sharing the image through Yahoo messenger and online child pornography sites, will spend less than a year...


Monday, May 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Columba Church this week:

Today: Jeff Helsel and Ginny Brunozzi; Theresa Krasucki and...