News from Bloomsburg

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — This year’s Bloomsburg Fair Queen competition, sponsored by First Keystone Community Bank, will be conducted under the umbrella of the Pennsylvania State Fair Queen Program and...


Monday, May 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Pennsylvania General Assembly declared this week “Conservation District Week.”

There are 66 conservation district offices in the state. That’s one in every county...


Monday, May 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of trespassing at a pizza shop had methamphetamine, a syringe, a broken meth pipe, and an arrest warrant, police say.

Bloomsburg Officer Nicholas...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, May 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman who tipped an ATV she was driving and ended up with broken ribs had been drinking, police said.

April Christine Tipler, 46, of 246 E...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, May 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg “escape room” amusement business has announced the challenges it faces among the coronavirus pandemic are too much to overcome, and it will close permanently.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, May 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — College students who signed contracts for off-campus housing next year may be out the money, even if Bloomsburg University decides the new coronavirus pandemic makes it too...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, May 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — When the farmers market in downtown Bloomsburg disappeared last year, Bloomsburg Fair Livestock Director Jeff Giger hatched a plan: Start another market, but with better parking,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, May 1, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A pregnant Bloomsburg resident who smoked marijuana while alone with her 2-year-old tried to stop police from going inside her apartment after an activated smoke detector brought...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, April 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A pair of familiar parking arguments dominated Town Council’s meeting Monday, with split votes letting county court jurors park free and starting a pilot program aimed at easing...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Starting Monday, some Columbia County Courthouse offices will open to the public — but only by appointment and at limited times, county officials say.

Much of the business...