News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, July 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A councilman’s proposal to sell the Bloomsburg Municipal Airport led to a heated discussion during a public works meeting Wednesday afternoon.

Calling the airport a “...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, July 6, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man with an extensive criminal past pleaded guilty to 10 more crimes on Friday, including a bank robbery and an armed holdup at a dollar store in Berwick last winter....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, July 6, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University has named Rebecca Helt as the new head coach of the men’s and women’s tennis teams. Helt replaces Marty Coyne, who retired...


Saturday, July 6, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Fifteen people charged with various crimes will get a chance to clear their arrest records as part of Columbia County’s ARD probation program.

A judge granted them entry...


 | 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...