News from Bloomsburg

Saturday, January 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man allegedly owing $26,450 in child support payments waived extradition back home after being picked up recently on a fugitive warrant.

Rashon...


Saturday, January 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man stopped for driving without a license had whiskey in the front seat of his car and methamphetamine in his pocket, police said.

Willis Vance Person...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, January 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Rescuers lassoed an exhausted deer and brought it to shore after it was spotted around 4 p.m. in Fishing Creek near the 500 block of West Main Street here Friday afternoon.

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Saturday, January 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The following wills were filed in Columbia County in September 2021.

• Elene Marinakos, Berwick, died Feb. 2, 2001, at age 75, estate divided in equal one-half shares...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, January 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man stabbed his father in an argument over a cell phone, then fled Thursday night, police say.

Moments after officers were called to a home on Country Club...


Friday, January 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School’s Class of 1954 is to meet at Perkins in Buckhorn on Wednesday at noon.

Classmates and guests are welcome.


Friday, January 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Class of 1965 is planning a Feb. 7 dinner at 6 p.m. at Applebee’s.

Anyone interested in attending can call Ginny Yoder at 570-356-2810.


Friday, January 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man stopped for driving erratically on Dec. 4, had a suspended license, police said.

Mark Stout, 50, of 522 Montour Blvd., had six prior...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, January 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Two men who were accomplices in the brutal beating death of a Berwick woman in her home in October 2019 on Wednesday were given aggravated state prison sentences of up to 20 years...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, January 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Lebanon man who admitted sending obscene pictures of himself to an 11-year-old girl in Columbia County was sentenced Wednesday to state prison.

Shawn Anthony Douglas, 43...