News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG —Trudy Herrold and her fiancé were sound asleep early Monday when they were awakened by “a really loud bang” beneath their bedroom window.

A pickup had smashed into their...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Residents of Benton and vicinity whose properties were damaged by flooding along Fishing Creek will soon get a chance to apply for government money to “flood-proof” their homes...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A former Geisinger employee says she worked with probation officials to have a wanted woman arrested before she fled the state with a man already accused of critically injuring her...


Sunday, July 24, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will make the following stops this week:

• MONDAY: County Library, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• TUESDAY:...


Sunday, July 24, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were filed at the Columbia County Courthouse in late June and early July.

Beaver Township

• Stacy R. Fisher to...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, July 24, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A local motorcyclist escaped serious harm Saturday when he lost control and slid into two other vehicles near the intersection of West Main and Leonard streets, police said.

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Sunday, July 24, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man with a criminal record who illegally kept a handgun in his home was sentenced Wednesday to state prison for three to six years on the felony firearms offense....


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, July 23, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Critics of a proposed homeless shelter at the former AGAPE building on East Seventh Street in town understand the need for such a facility, but worry about safety with one so close...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Saturday, July 23, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — An infant who suffered severe brain injuries in May is back in the hospital with fresh injuries, and both the man charged with causing the previous injuries and the baby’s mother...


Saturday, July 23, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman who fled out of a second-story window and damaged a wall at the State Police barracks was sentenced to spend 18 months on house arrest. That’s to be followed by...