News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — An official-looking Facebook post proclaiming the cancellation of this year’s Bloomsburg Fair sent officials scrambling to set the record straight Monday.

The post came...


Tuesday, April 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Town code enforcers cited the following people for failing to comply with notice to remove an inoperable vehicle from their residence, district court papers say.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. has donated $25,000 to AGAPE to kick off a monthlong fundraising campaign for the local mission devoted to helping those in need.

The...


 | By Michael Lester
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Taxpayers have so far saved about $40,000 in payroll costs after Columbia County temporarily furloughed 44 of its 300-plus employees amid the county shutdown because of the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, April 20, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Police released a man who had a warrant out for his arrest on a minor charge because of concern regarding the spreading of the novel coronavirus, according to court papers.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, April 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The traditional Block Party opener came and went Saturday with nary a problem, said Police Chief Roger Van Loan.

The new coronavirus pandemic killed off the annual spring...


Sunday, April 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded at the Columbia County Courthouse during February and March:

Beaver Township

• James A. Bolinsky to Bolinsky...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, April 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — On March 23, Luke Adams left town for New York City in a van, complete with a makeshift bed in the back.

A traveling critical care nurse, he had been contacted by a New...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, April 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Town Council this week took the first step to guaranteeing an $8 million loan on behalf of the municipal authority for repairs, renovations and upgrades to the sewage treatment...


Saturday, April 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A man upset because his ex-girlfriend hadn’t called him, threatened to shoot up her house, police said.

Anthony Souchak, 19, of 103 Railroad St.,...