News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, January 29, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The town’s fight to stop a developer from building a drug-and-alcohol rehab near the center of town appears to be over, after a state court ruled it’s allowed.

The decision...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, January 29, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University has delayed the start of in-person classes, shifting the small population of students returning to campus to online learning until mid-February.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, January 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fairgrounds has scheduled eight auto races on its new 3/8-mile dirt track this year, including two national events that likely will draw thousands of spectators and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wednesday, January 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —Jagmeet “Jay” Singh Mann stood in the sleet at the fountain on Main Street Tuesday, a solitary figure holding a sign protesting new agriculture regulations in India.

But...


Wednesday, January 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Residents at risk of losing their housing in the Town of Bloomsburg may be eligible to receive up to $5,000 to prevent homelessness, according to a press release.

The...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, January 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s police department has added a new officer and two all-terrain utility vehicles to its force this month, after Town Council approved the new hire at Monday night’s...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, January 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Less than a week after rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., Bloomsburg Mayor Bill Kreisher walked into the Columbia County Courthouse, filled out some...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, January 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man found incoherent on Lightstreet Road was taken to the emergency room, where he told hospital personnel he had left his 3-year-old daughter home alone, police said...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, January 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg, paced by the offensive efforts of Kelsey Widom, Rylee Klinger and Madeline Evans, powered past North Schuylkill, 75-66, in girls...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, January 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Last year’s Bloomsburg Fair Queen Bryndil Kemler earned a spot on the 2021 PA State Fair Queen court Saturday, making it into the top five in a field of 20 fair...