News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, March 11, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg resident won $50,000 in week four of the Millionaire Raffle, state records show.

That made Nancy Chiado the biggest winner among area lottery players during...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, March 11, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Engineers studying flood-prone neighborhoods in the west end of Bloomsburg and Montour Township are proposing a $29 million levee system to save nearly 300 homes and businesses...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Wednesday, March 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Employees evacuated the Kawneer plant here twice Tuesday after two separate blazes in the same area summoned firefighters.

The first call to the manufacturing plant was at...


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Supporters of Ukraine are planning a rally at Market Square here Sunday.

Group members also will be accepting donations to be sent for humanitarian relief, said ...


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Green Campus Initiative Spring Film series will continue in March with the screenings of two documentaries. The screenings are free and open...


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Town police say a 13-year-old girl who reported a man dragged her into a home and raped her on Feb. 28 knew her alleged attacker.

So officers say they don’t believe there’s...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Students in the Bloomsburg Area School District won’t be required to wear masks when they travel on school buses or vans, the board decided Monday night.

The decision comes...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Kate Roberts led five Bloomsburg University players with multiple goals, scoring four and assisting on another in its 23-4 win over Chestnut Hill in women’s...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man taken into custody following a seven-hour standoff with police last month will be released from jail into the care of mental health professionals who had been...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, March 6, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Florida man convicted of beating a 3-year-old Berwick girl to death in 2017 will not get a new trial or a lesser prison sentence, a judge swiftly ruled Thursday.

Michael...