News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, December 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The town is considering a change to its noise ordinance that would severely limit automobile racing at Bloomsburg Fairgrounds’s new $1.4 million track.

But ahead of a...


Saturday, December 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — For the 37th year, readers throughout Columbia, Montour and adjacent counties are showing great generosity in their donations to the Brighter Christmas Fund.

As of...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, December 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Dejah Terrell scored on a fastbreak with two seconds left in overtime but missed the game-tying free throw, and the Huskies held on for a 59-58 win over...


Friday, December 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A thunderstorm moved quickly through the area around 9 Thursday evening, knocking out power to more than 1,500 residents in central Columbia County, sparking pole fires, knocking...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Friday, December 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — It wasn’t fair.

A woman who requested time off was fired from her job just for asking.

Then her employer denied her unemployment claim.

She didn’t have the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, December 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A 15-year-old Bloomsburg student was bloodied at school Tuesday morning. Now, the boy’s mother is questioning why officials haven’t expelled his alleged attacker.

But Jason...


Thursday, December 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Northumberland County man was arrested for having some methamphetamine while he was working for a vendor during the Bloomsburg Fair in September, a criminal complaint says.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, December 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Engineers conducting a flood-mitigation study in the town’s west end presented their findings Wednesday, detailing proposed levees, home buyouts and elevations that could greatly...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — More than two dozen residents and officials who turned out Tuesday night to hear the results of a Fishing Creek flood study were left with more questions than answers after the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, November 29, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Jake Nelson had a double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds, and the Huskies earned their first win of the season in a 76-68 win over...