News from Bloomsburg

 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A female inmate accused of sexually assaulting her cellmate at Columbia County Prison in March allowed her charges to be sent to county court Wednesday.

Christina...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick Police officer, telling a jury about a gunfight at the borough’s industrial complex, said he feared for the life of a fellow policeman when he saw him go down with a head...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, May 9, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An updated policy to protect employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation nearly stalled in a Town committee Wednesday when one council member said it doesn’t go far...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The lawyers for the man who allegedly shot at police officers in the BIDA complex in 2015 will tell a jury this morning that their client should be found not guilty because he was...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Shoppers were briefly disrupted at a grocery store here Tuesday afternoon by a sprinkler malfunction.

Local police and fire crews responded to a call at Weis Markets around...


Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man recently jailed on a parole violation tried to smuggle a packet of crystal methamphetamine inside Columbia County Prison, arrest papers say.

Nathan...


Wednesday, May 8, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University will hold its commencement undergraduate ceremonies on Saturday for the 150th time. But this year brings some one-time twists.

First, new guidelines...


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Pennsylvania General Assembly declared May 5-11 as “Conservation District Week.”

There are 66 conservation district offices in Pennsylvania — one for every county...


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man admitted that he “blew the stop sign” when police arrested him for driving drunk here early May 2, charges state.

Police were in the area of East Seventh...


Monday, May 6, 2019

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

TOday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 2:30-4 p.m.; Town Park Village...