News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 16, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Area School District saw its athletic fields swamped as the Susquehanna River crested here on Wednesday evening.

But elsewhere in Bloomsburg, the river...


Thursday, August 16, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Two men were locked up early Wednesday on charges stemming from separate violent assaults on women, police said.

Chad Deibert, 31, of 157 Railroad St.,...


Thursday, August 16, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The following landlord-tenant complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell L. Lawton.

The defendants in such cases sometimes settle...


Thursday, August 16, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man facing charges in a violent armed robbery last fall has pleaded guilty in a shoplifting arrest at Walmart near Buckhorn.

David Bobe, 40, admitted to receiving...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Thick mud, sump pump hoses, and moving trucks lined the west end of town Tuesday as residents surveyed the damage left behind by Fishing Creek and started the cleanup.

For...


Wednesday, August 15, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — As of Tuesday night, the National Weather Service was predicting that the Susquehanna River would crest at 21.2 feet here late tonight or early Thursday.

At that level,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bolstered by last month’s close call with the rising floodwaters of Fishing Creek, some residents of the west end of Bloomsburg calmly watched as the water rose steadily towards...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Monday, August 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —A motorcyclist hit the back of a car stuck in slow-moving traffic at a traffic light here Sunday, police said.

The accident at the intersection of Route 11 and the entrance...


Sunday, August 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m.

Tuesday...


Sunday, August 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church this week:

Monday: T. Fritz and T. Eyerly; S. Atherton and J....