News from Bloomsburg

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Elks Lodge is again sponsoring a Free throw contest for all boys and girls ages 8 to 13 years on Sunday at the Bloomsburg Middle School.

Registration will...


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An autopsy conducted on a 15-year-old girl found dead in her home on Saturday turned up no evidence of foul play or suicide, said the Columbia County coroner.

So the cause...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Monday, January 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — District officials here brought in counselors and opened the high school Sunday morning to help students and staff cope with the death of Matilda Fabian, 15, Superintendent Donald...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, January 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A contractor who accepted down payments for work that was never done was sentenced to state prison recently.

Nicholas D. Brown, 36, of Montoursville apologized to his...


Monday, January 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Shiloh Bible and St. Luke’s Lutheran churches this week:

• Today: Janet Burket and Marie Williams; Tom and...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, January 6, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A 15-year-old girl was found dead in her home here by a family member Saturday afternoon, a coroner said.

Authorities are investigating after the 3:15 p.m. discovery at 321...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, January 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former high school state wrestling champion from Georgia who was arrested for selling marijuana here pleaded guilty and was sentenced to probation recently.

John “Jack”...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, January 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man sobbed while pleading with a judge for help with his meth addiction as he was being sentenced for burglarizing a Briar Creek sports bar.

Roy E. Krum, 52, of...


Saturday, January 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was charged with driving drunk when town police spotted his car swerving near West Main Street and Fort McClure Boulevard, arrest papers say.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, January 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who fought with police officers while trying to break into Bob’s Philly Style Subs has pleaded guilty to attempted burglary and resisting arrest.

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