News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, August 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The following landlord/tenant complaints were filed through District Judge Russell L. Lawton ’s office.

Such cases are settled soon after being filed....


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, August 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man involved in gunplay with another man three years ago has been placed on probation after pleading guilty in Columbia County court to recklessly endangering others....


Saturday, August 27, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — An intoxicated Berwick woman ran a red light because “she was trying to get away from the bar,” police said.

Tara Rae Ruckle, 1414 First Ave., was...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, August 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Hemlock Township man who took his uncle’s motorcycle after he died then refused to return it to the widow for more than a year pleaded guilty to theft in Columbia County court....


Friday, August 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Union County man was arrested this week for texting a Bloomsburg woman with whom he was ordered to have no contact, police said.

Andrew Meckley, 47, New...


Friday, August 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Three people charged with driving drunk or while impaired by drugs have been granted entry into Columbia County’s ARD probation as first offenders.

Maxine Donnelly...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, August 25, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A judge has dismissed a charge of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a Berwick man who bled to death following a disturbance on Brittain Street earlier this year.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, August 25, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A woman testified recently to being terrified by a stranger who approached her in the driveway of her home and made threats to kill her family above Fernville.

“He was...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 25, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man evicted from his mother’s residence used his 2-year-old daughter to shield himself from police custody when he returned to the house Aug. 14, arrest papers say....


Thursday, August 25, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — For his service to his profession and the community, James C. Blankenship, M.D., former chairman of cardiology for the Geisinger Health System, will receive the...