News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, August 21, 2022

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

• MONDAY: County Library, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• TUESDAY:...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, August 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG —A bicyclist traveling in the wrong lane on Columbia Boulevard near McDonald’s was injured when he struck a car Saturday afternoon, police say.

Police Officer Ken Auchter...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, August 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Town officials are trying to decide if they should replace most of the town’s fleet with leased vehicles over the next decade.

Bloomsburg Mayor Justin Hummel pointed out a...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, August 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Fair officials say new clay mixed into the racetrack creates the right surface. But they are still ironing out kinks in race-day preparation.

The track was...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, August 19, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Mount Carmel resident won $500,000 playing the $500,000 Crossword Mania lottery game, state records show.

That made Raymond Bartosic the biggest winner among area...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Thursday, August 18, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A proposed update of the town noise ordinance would limit Bloomsburg Fair Raceway events to a limited number of Fridays and Saturdays each year.

At present, activities at...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man and a Berwick woman have been cited in a pellet shooting reported last month in the area of Dollar General Plaza on South Market Street.

Brandon Berghoff,...


Wednesday, August 17, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Central Columbia students who maintain at least an 80% grade average will be guaranteed admission to college and scholarship funds, officials announced Tuesday.

Central...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, August 16, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman arrested in a recent bloody fracas with others at Walmart is charged with assaulting another woman on the steps of the Columbia County courthouse last month....


Tuesday, August 16, 2022

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania announces these local students who received their academic degrees the weekend of May 13-15:

• Jenny Acosta, Berwick, Nursing

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