News from Bloomsburg

Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — It’s college ranking season, and Bloomsburg University figures into a number of publications’ listings.

According to a BU press release, they include:

• Forbes,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Hunlock Creek woman and a Washingtonville man both hit it big in the lottery in June.

Charlotte Masakowski won $100,000 on a scratch-off ticket called Wild Numbers 20x,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — During his first seven months in Congress, Dan Meuser has experienced the frustration of partisan gridlock, but he’s also discovered he can work for change and...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An Army veteran suffering from PTSD whose behavior led to a standoff with police earlier this month allowed his charges to be sent to county court Wednesday.

“I’m doing...


Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Williamsport man was charged recently for allegedly running a drug ring while he was in prison here, according to a Williamsport area news website.

Daqwan Alford...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg resident with a history of “significant alcohol abuse” was ordered into DUI treatment court in Luzerne County on Tuesday after pleading guilty to breaking into...


Wednesday, August 21, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Hare Raisers 4-H Rabbit and Poultry Club held its rabbit achievement show on June 22 at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds. Here are results:

Dutch...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A defendant who had a hearing in Columbia County Court on drug charges showed up at the courthouse with heroin in his pocket, arrest papers say.

Sheriff’s department...


Tuesday, August 20, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A breakfast with the region’s new congressman Wednesday will be the first of three events scheduled for this week and next by the Columbia Montour Chamber.

Also on the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, August 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Hazleton man was sentenced to state prison for nine to 24 months for throwing what witnesses described as a “sucker punch,” causing a serious brain injury for a man trying to...