News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, July 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Less than two weeks after town officials denied needing or hiring a regular solicitor, a Lewisburg lawyer was invited to meet with committee members to discuss the “vacancy in the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, July 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A customer threatened a CVS pharmacist here, saying he’d use “a six-shooter” to play Russian roulette with her unless she exchanged a box of Sudafed, arrest papers say.

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Friday, July 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A total of 24 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were deemed in compliance with Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s standards during inspections from June 8...


 | By Gary Pang
Friday, July 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The following defendants entered guilty pleas Tuesday before Columbia County President Judge Thomas James Jr.

Mitchell Dean Levan, 21,...


 | By Gary Pang
Thursday, July 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Twelve people were accepted into Columbia County’s ARD program as first-time offenders.

All must perform 20 hours of community service and stay out of trouble while on...


Thursday, July 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A wheel flew off a pickup traveling along Route 11 and struck a Volkswagen parked at Renco Ace Hardware.

Now, an insurance company is suing the owners of the pickup —...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The wife of a Columbia County inmate was charged Tuesday with twice sending her husband a narcotic drug by concealing it inside greeting card envelopes mailed to the jail last...


 | By Michael Lester
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — With Verizon Wireless service down across the area June 24, Columbia County emergency management director Jennifer Long relied on a landline phone to contact the cellular giant....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University will induct seven former athletes into its athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 19.

The inductees are:

Jahri Evans, Class of 2007...


Tuesday, July 3, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Public Library wants to remind folks that if they need to cool off, they can stop by the air-conditioned library.

There’s a hydration station, board games, a...