News from Bloomsburg

Friday, November 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man driving a truck hit another vehicle on West Main Street and kept going, police said.

Derek Lamount Rowlett, 48, of 13304 Cub Circle...


Friday, November 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following marriage licenses were granted in September in Columbia County:

• Jared William Pierce, 239 Duval St., Berwick, son of William and Cindy Pierce, Berwick, to...


Thursday, November 25, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman spotted running down the 400 block of West Main Street with her boyfriend had a glass pipe wrapped in a black sock inside her bra, authorities allege.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s new police chief will step down as second-in-command of Pennsylvania State Police to take the helm after the current chief, Roger Van Loan, retires in January.

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman stopped for driving the wrong way on Third Street, had marijuana in her passenger-side door, police said.

Juliana Sitler, 20, of 2870...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Meghan Corridoni recorded a double-double for Bloomsburg University, scoring 19 points and coming down with 15 rebounds in a 63-57 win over Chestnut Hill in women...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A Conyngham Township man who fired a handgun at least three times inside his mother’s kitchen at nonexistent people he feared were after him has been sentenced to probation.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A woman with a long history of shoplifting was arrested again after she was allegedly spotted stuffing items in her purse and walking out of a store.

Donna Shoemaker, 48,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County residents won’t face a county real estate tax hike next year, thanks to an influx of federal COVID-19 relief money.

The addition of funds from the American...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, November 22, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A town man wanted on a felony warrant briefly entered Fishing Creek to conceal himself under the water while fleeing police, arrest papers say.

Justin Bozarth, 33, was...