News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Scranton man was sentenced Monday to state prison for up to 60 years in what a judge called the “savage” and “barbaric” murder of a Berwick woman found bound and beaten in her...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — After contractors repeatedly flouted a law requiring a permit to close streets, Town Council voted Monday to add fines and possible jail time for those who ignore the law.

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Sunday, September 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were filed at the Columbia County Courthouse in July.

Scott Township

• Shawn J. Stauffer to Venturi Enterprise...


Sunday, September 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — When the East Central Emergency Network switches to digital signals for its 9-1-1 dispatch system, neither the public nor the media in Columbia and Montour counties will be able to...


Sunday, September 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday —Little Cubs Den, 12:20-12:50 p.m.; N4Cs, Benton, 1:30-2:30 p...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, September 11, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — When airplanes crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field 20 years ago today, Bloomsburg University student Jared Stump was a small child.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, September 9, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —After more than a year coronavirus-induced shutdowns and restrictions, life inched closer to normal Wednesday as the Bloomsburg Fair held its annual media luncheon.

Gates...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, September 9, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —More than 300 Bloomsburg Fair shareholders attended a special meeting at the fairgrounds Wednesday night to air grievances and question directors about decisions made without input...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Nearly 30 people attended Tuesday night’s school board meeting to discuss the district’s implementation of a statewide mask mandate for students.

The board heard arguments...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man with a history of violent attacks was charged after police say he assaulted three prison guards while being questioned for allegedly sexually assaulting another...