News from Bloomsburg

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Northumberland man with a lengthy criminal history threatened to shoot up a woman’s residence if she wouldn’t come outside to meet him, police said.

Denarii Kadeem...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — School officials presented a tentative plan to reopen schools this fall, using a color-coded system that mimics the state’s green/yellow/red phases for reopening counties.

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 | By Michael Lester
Monday, July 6, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — During his long tenure visiting more than 1,000 homes a year as Columbia County’s chief tax assessor, Dave Good has been bitten in the behind by a dog and grabbed by the shirt...


Monday, July 6, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was paroled at sentencing last week to enter drug treatment after spending eight months in prison for drug-related crimes.

John Karns II, 34...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, July 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman was paroled Thursday on charges she twice stole pain medication from an elderly woman’s home, where she had briefly worked as a caretaker.

Lisa Marie...


 | By Michael Lester
Friday, July 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Harry Mathias says more than 1,000 small businesses in Columbia County may request money from a $5.8 million county fund to help subsidize coronavirus pandemic-related losses....


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Friday, July 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A town council committee says the town’s Historic Architectural Review Board should be history itself.

Community and Economic Development Committee members voted 2-1 to...


Friday, July 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A committee of Town Council has postponed a recommendation on whether Bloomsburg should enact an anti-discrimination ordinance after debating its need in light of a recent U.S....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, July 2, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County’s commissioners are urging county residents to wear masks in public places, noting that masks are mandatory in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus.

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A new state grant program to provide funding for small businesses impacted by COVID-19 is scheduled to open at 9 a.m. today, according to a press release from the Columbia-Montour...