News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, October 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University, which since Aug. 31 has offered nearly all student instruction remotely because of the coronavirus pandemic, will again offer the majority of its classes...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, October 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A regional police department study that could encompass all of Columbia County’s 17 municipalities is in the works, but local officials say a force that size is unlikely to happen...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Nearly two months into the school year and “many glitches” later, Bloomsburg Area School District is learning to blend online remote learning with in-person teaching to create a “...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man, upset because two people were fighting loudly outside his home early in the morning Feb. 9, chased down a man and hit him with a hatchet or hammer, police said...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Fair shareholders looking forward to the annual meeting in January will have to wait another year. Officials announced both the meeting and fair elections have been...


Monday, October 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Candidates vying for a seat in the state Legislature will share their views with the public during a forum being hosted by The Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce.

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, October 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County residents will soon be able to apply online for a permit to carry firearms.

Sherriff Timothy Chamberlain said several other counties in the state were...


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, October 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Ben Willis has been collecting an eclectic mix of vinyl records since he was 14 years old and listening to his father Brian’s collection on a turntable.

Twenty-two years...


Sunday, October 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library is offering limited bookmobile services in the Benton, Millville, Mifflinville and Catawissa areas. This week’s stops include:

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Here are Columbia County property transfers recorded in August:

Beaver Township

• George Parke and Robin Parke to Robert A. Lutsky and Christine...