News from Bloomsburg

Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG— Professor of economics Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé will give a lecture titled “Monetary Policy in Times of Low Inflation” at Bloomsburg University’s Haas Center for the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck woman pleaded guilty to driving drunk along Numidia Drive in Locust Township last year.

Adele Kacon, 29, of 526 Fifth St., had a blood-alcohol...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Back in 1942, America was in the thick of World War II, and many of the men who usually farmed Columbia County were fighting around the globe.

But then as now, the harvest...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Fort McClure Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution members recently met at McClure House to start activities for their upcoming calendar year.

Fort McClure Chapter...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A panel of eight women and four men were chosen Tuesday afternoon from a pool of more than 100 potential jurors to hear the case of accused killer Anthony “Rocco” Franklin.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man serving state prison time for thefts in Northumberland County was sentenced to 1 to 2 more years in jail for stealing jewelry from a woman’s home on West Third...


Wednesday, September 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Danville woman who failed to obey a stop sign was arrested for driving drunk here, according to district court papers.

Anne Seif, 24, of 159 E. Market...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair will no longer allow merchants to sell Confederate flag gear after a state directive tied fair funding to the ban.

The fair helps pay for big projects...


Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man who showed up for a scheduled appointment at the Columbia County Adult Probation Office tested positive for marijuana, police said.

Town Police were called to the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The victim in Sunday’s early-morning shooting here has been identified as 27-year-old Christopher Rodriguez, says Bloomsburg Police Chief Roger Van Loan...