News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The man who robbed a dollar store at gunpoint and then threatened bank employees with a bomb three weeks later will spend two less years in prison than he would have otherwise for...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — One year ago this week, Bruce Wray launched his first foray into the restaurant business with Calios on Main Street.

On Wednesday, Calios became DP Dough as the two...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The mother of a young son charged with a drug offense says she’s staying clean and trying to “live her best life.”

Nellie Covatta, 29, was in Columbia...


Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — It’s college ranking season, and Bloomsburg University figures into a number of publications’ listings.

According to a BU press release, they include:

• Forbes,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, August 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Hunlock Creek woman and a Washingtonville man both hit it big in the lottery in June.

Charlotte Masakowski won $100,000 on a scratch-off ticket called Wild Numbers 20x,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — During his first seven months in Congress, Dan Meuser has experienced the frustration of partisan gridlock, but he’s also discovered he can work for change and...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An Army veteran suffering from PTSD whose behavior led to a standoff with police earlier this month allowed his charges to be sent to county court Wednesday.

“I’m doing...


Thursday, August 22, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Williamsport man was charged recently for allegedly running a drug ring while he was in prison here, according to a Williamsport area news website.

Daqwan Alford...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg resident with a history of “significant alcohol abuse” was ordered into DUI treatment court in Luzerne County on Tuesday after pleading guilty to breaking into...


Wednesday, August 21, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Hare Raisers 4-H Rabbit and Poultry Club held its rabbit achievement show on June 22 at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds. Here are results:

Dutch...