News from Bloomsburg

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, July 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man pushed his wife down the front steps of their residence when she attempted to walk past him to get her cell phone, police said.

William Levan, 47, 230 W....


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, July 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman who lied to police about who was driving in a DUI-related crash in Briar Creek Township last year has been sentenced to 15 days in jail followed by 15 days on house...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was sentenced Wednesday to serve up to 10 years in state prison for stabbing a man in the back who tried helping him when he was homeless.

President...


Thursday, July 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell L. Lawton.

Defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims soon...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former special education teacher who admitted having indecent sexual contact with a 15-year-old boy was sentenced to one to four years in prison Wednesday.

Dennis A....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, July 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — One year ago today, Robert “Bob” Stackhouse shrugged off his son’s concerns about the heat and humidity and decided to join the rest of the Bloomsburg firefighters in the annual...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Vandals struck part of the new floodwall, spray painting graffiti on a railroad crossing, officials say.

The vandalism was discovered Tuesday afternoon, according to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A judge has ruled in favor of developer Matt Zoppetti in his two-year quest for permission to turn the former Windsor Foods plant on West 11th Street into a drug-and-alcohol rehab...


Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau announced this year’s Covered Bridge Photo Contest winners.

Paul W. Naus Jr. ’s snapshot of the Kramer Bridge in...