News from Bloomsburg

 | By M.J. Mahon
Friday, July 29, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Town officials believe out-of-towners spending weekends swimming and grilling along Fishing Creek here are an opportunity, not a problem.

The mayor and a veteran police...


Friday, July 29, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Divorces granted during May in Columbia County:

• Tania Drobny, Bloomsburg, from Jeremy Pure, Bloomsburg; married 2019, divorce granted May 4, 2022.

• Todd Chapin,...


Friday, July 29, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A wanted homeless man was found on West Fourth Street here in possession of fentanyl, charges state.

Brent Lemons, 32, was taken into custody by...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, July 29, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A former Berwick woman charged with others who sold “Philly bags” of high quality heroin in the Berwick area last year has pleaded guilty in Columbia County court.

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Friday, July 29, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Two people were cited for harassment after fighting with each other in their home last weekend, Town Police said.

Taideen Chambers, 25, struck ...


Thursday, July 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A minor gas leak forced workers out of an exhibition building at the fairgrounds early Wednesday afternoon as preparations were underway for a weekend dog show.

Fair...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A 16-year-old robbery victim testified Wednesday he was stopped and held up at gunpoint by a group of masked men as he walked his dog at night near the Suez Water plant here.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, July 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is holding its Elite Camp for girls in ninth through 12th grades Sept. 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Nelson Field House.

For more information,...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 28, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man accused of twice injuring a 4-month-old girl may also be charged along with the child’s mother in Lackawanna County, according to the Columbia County district...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, July 27, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A man charged last fall by state investigators with 50 child pornography offenses has pleaded guilty to a single felony offense involving sexual abuse of children.

Dallas...