News from Bloomsburg

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

BLOOMSBURG — An Elysburg resident won $30,000 playing a lottery game called $3,000,000 Payout, state records show.

That made Brian Snyder the biggest winner among area players during...


Sunday, November 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will make the following stops this week:

• MONDAY: Greenwood Friends School, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

•...


Sunday, November 28, 2021

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

Fishing Creek Township

• Jacob S. Fought and Julia...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, November 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —After months of engineering studies, surveys and site visits, the results of two major flood mitigation studies will be presented this week.

In Bloomsburg, engineering firm...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sunday, November 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A rare glimpse of the Barton House at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds was offered during Winterfest — the landmark’s second floor.

Most visitors to the house during the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, November 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County commissioners awarded the latest round of American Rescue Plan COVID-19 grants last week with a vote to give $500,000 to more than 50 non-profit groups.

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Saturday, November 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following marriage licenses were granted in September in Columbia County:

• Timothy Richard Musselman, 202 Columbia Ave., Bloomsburg, son of Richard and Cheryl...


Saturday, November 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following divorces were granted in Columbia County for August:

• Katie Appleman, Bloomsburg, from Terry Appleman, Bloomsburg; married 2018, divorce granted July 31,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, November 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — When Winterfest began in 2018, a few dozen vendors set up shop in the mostly unheated space beneath the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds grandstand.

Four years later, the annual...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, November 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Erin Walker watched from the bank of the Susquehanna River in tears Friday as rescuers searched the frigid, roiling water for Gloria, a black lab mix she and husband, Charles,...