News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, June 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fire Department’s two fundraising bingos in August and September have already sold out, with more than 500 people clamoring for tickets.

The prize for each...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, June 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of hitting his infant daughter in the face while fighting with his girlfriend has now been charged with violating a protective order to stay away from her.

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Friday, June 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Wilburton man is awaiting sentencing on his fourth DUI after recently pleading guilty to an arrest in Conyngham Township.

Joshua Sulick, 30, of 625...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, June 27, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County’s commissioners continue to hope the county won’t be forced to sink an estimated $1 million in taxpayer money into new paper-ballot voting machines before the May...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, June 27, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Shortly before two teens were rescued from Fishing Creek Tuesday afternoon, crews pulled a mother and son from the same spot.

Jennifer Cerreta and her 12-year-old son, Leo...


Thursday, June 27, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — One of 35 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area was found to be out of compliance with the State Department of Agriculture standards during inspections between June...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s annual Fourth of July celebration at Town Park was set to have fireworks and a band, but no sound system, until a local law firm stepped in with a $2,000 donation...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Rescuers led two teens to safety Tuesday afternoon after the pair went swimming in Fishing Creek and got caught in the strong current.

Sierra Lopez, 17, and Autumn Morris,...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia woman turned herself into authorities Monday on charges she mailed drugs to her incarcerated son at Columbia County Prison under the guise of “legal mail” in May....


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A landlord called being forced to mow a strip of grass between the street and his property “involuntary servitude” at a court hearing Monday.

But a judge found Charles...