News from Bloomsburg

 | By Susan Schwartz
Saturday, March 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Thieves broke into six vehicles Friday, less than a week after a similar spree hit more than two dozen vehicles in three municipalities, police said.

The latest break-ins...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, March 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University will return to full-time, in-person classes this fall, officials announced Thursday.

Intercollegiate sports also will resume, though attendance at...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, March 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg school district may add two special programs to its curriculum to give students throughout the region an opportunity to earn certificates in business management or...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, March 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University will increase fees on activities and student housing for the upcoming year amid a $10 million loss of revenue because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, March 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A power outage left 1,306 PPL customers without electricity for about half an hour Wednesday morning, plus knocked out traffic lights on Route 11.

But officials gave...


Thursday, March 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Here are the students, grade, and school, who are winners of the Bloomsburg Elks No. 436 Americanism Essay Contest for 2020-2021:

• Division I, fifth and sixth grades —...


Thursday, March 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Wayne County man seen driving the wrong way on a one-way street while returning with a friend from a fraternity party was arrested on DUI charges here, court papers say.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A newly hired corrections officer at Columbia County Prison is credited with saving a life last month by performing the Heimlich maneuver on a choking inmate.

Vanessa Aten...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Police in three local communities are investigating break-ins of possibly more than two dozen cars reported Monday.

Victims discovered various items missing from their...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, March 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A woman who believed she was scammed out of $150 during a bogus Facebook Marketplace transaction in November didn’t think there was anything she could do about it.

Then...