News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The fire at 712 Poplar St. knocked out power to 1,225 people, but PPL was able to restore electricity to most of them quickly, an official said.

The outage was first...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Fire tore through a house Saturday morning, leaving a couple and their two children at least temporarily homeless.

The Rubendall family’s dog, Zeus, is missing. For a time...


Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Flooded roads caused the postponement of the July 25 Eco-Book Discussion of “The Genius of Birds”, sponsored by the Columbia County Traveling Library and Columbia County...


Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia woman cited for underage drinking Block Party weekend faces additional charges because police say she provided them with false information.

Emily...


Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theater Ensemble’s kayak day has been rescheduled for Aug. 18.

Participants will paddle from Lime Ridge to a private island for a cookout. The island boasts...


Sunday, August 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man was charged with furnishing alcohol to his 19-year-old sister by purchasing three cans of Four Loko and giving it to her outside The Beverage Station here, district...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, August 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man pleaded guilty Thursday to harassing an employee of a Main Street bar from which he had been banned for prior behavior that annoyed patrons and other staff.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, August 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man has been jailed on charges he viewed videos of young girls engaging in sex acts with men while living with a friend on East Ninth Street here, arrest papers allege.

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Saturday, August 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has released the following list of people it says are wanted on warrants.

Some of them may have been located since the department...


Saturday, August 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police continue to request the public’s help finding a man they say grabbed a 7-year-old girl inside a women’s rest room at the Town Park band shell Tuesday afternoon....