News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A man made an unusual request to Judge Gary Norton as he pleaded guilty to two DUI arrests in Columbia County: Hike my bail.

Sean Watkins is already in jail for drunken...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A 23-year-old Bloomsburg University student wept after he was arraigned Tuesday on charges of raping a woman at a party in July.

Marcus Alexander Heller-Lockley, of...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A teenage girl told police she gave a young woman permission to punch her in the face rather than have to defend herself in a fight, and a third person captured it all on video,...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man must spend two to six months in prison because he drove impaired by drugs, causing a rollover crash in Main Township that seriously injured his passenger.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, September 11, 2017

BLOOMSBURG —A man who threatened Children and Youth caseworkers when they came to his house last June was shocked when a judge ordered him to spend five months in prison for the crime.

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Sunday, September 10, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Do tenants at the former Hotel Magee have guaranteed parking spots in an adjacent private lot?

That’s the nub of another dispute between ex-business partners Matthew J....


 | By Gary Pang
Sunday, September 10, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Business partners Matthew J. Zoppetti Jr. and Sante J. D’Ambrosio Jr. built hundreds of student apartments here over the years.

Their development partnership was one of...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, September 10, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who stole a $9.97 pack of diapers for his child has been sentenced to state prison for one to three years because he has repeatedly shoplifted.

“I wasn’t...


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, September 10, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Todd Burke is bothered by what he describes as a general misconception that all addicts are “scum.”

It’s an unfair and inaccurate stereotype, Burke says.

Burke...


Sunday, September 10, 2017

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

Monday — St. Columba School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Rohrbach’s Farm Market,...


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