News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — J.D. Dilks and his wife, Mykee, spent years battling addiction. N ow that the couple is sober, they hope to help others on that same road to recovery.

Next month, the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, June 7, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —With more than $100,000 in federal coronavirus relief aid for the town unspent, a town committee hopes to shift that money to fund community projects that promote outdoor activities...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, June 7, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A rural Benton man has pleaded guilty to being high on drugs when he crashed his car into trees and killed his girlfriend near his Jackson Township home last year.

Jason...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Careless smoking caused a fire that extensively damaged a ranch-style home on Hemlock Lane here Saturday, a fire official said.

Homeowner Charles Madara admitted he fell...


Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following are some of the property transfers filed in Columbia County in April.

Scott Township

• Nest Properties LLC to Jane M. Go, $360,000...


Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of harassment for repeatedly contacting his mother about his mail, police said.

At about 6 p.m. on May 27, Chad A. Young, 34...


Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Here are this week’s menus for Bloomsburg Area School District’s Summer Feeding Program:

• BREAKFAST — Monday: Cereal and graham crackers. Tuesday:...


Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at the Bloomsburg Fair Farmers’ Market on June 12 and the second Saturdays of the month through September.


Sunday, June 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Traveling Library will hold aTent Book Sale today through Wednesday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., with more than 20,000 books for sale. COVID-19 precautions will be in place....


 | By Michael Lester
Saturday, June 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — AGAPE expects to finalize a $1.75 million purchase of the former Amerimax building in Bloomsburg this month as a new home for the human services organization, officials from the...