News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, May 10, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A 42-year-old man who vowed to take a different route the next time he drives home drunk was one of five defendants placed in the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD)...


Friday, May 10, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg University Department of Nursing is ranked fourth in Pennsylvania by RNCareers.org. Bloomsburg is also ranked 51st nationally by the organization.

Bloomsburg...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A female inmate accused of sexually assaulting her cellmate at Columbia County Prison in March allowed her charges to be sent to county court Wednesday.

Christina...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick Police officer, telling a jury about a gunfight at the borough’s industrial complex, said he feared for the life of a fellow policeman when he saw him go down with a head...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An updated policy to protect employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation nearly stalled in a Town committee Wednesday when one council member said it doesn’t go far...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The lawyers for the man who allegedly shot at police officers in the BIDA complex in 2015 will tell a jury this morning that their client should be found not guilty because he was...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Shoppers were briefly disrupted at a grocery store here Tuesday afternoon by a sprinkler malfunction.

Local police and fire crews responded to a call at Weis Markets around...


Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man recently jailed on a parole violation tried to smuggle a packet of crystal methamphetamine inside Columbia County Prison, arrest papers say.

Nathan...


Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University will hold its commencement undergraduate ceremonies on Saturday for the 150th time. But this year brings some one-time twists.

First, new guidelines...


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Pennsylvania General Assembly declared May 5-11 as “Conservation District Week.”

There are 66 conservation district offices in Pennsylvania — one for every county...