News from Bloomsburg

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A New York man already serving state prison time for drug dealing in Berwick was sentenced Monday to another 2 to 5 years in prison for selling fentanyl in Bloomsburg.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — In the past three years, drug overdoses — largely heroin and prescription opioids — have claimed the lives of more than 10,000 people in Pennsylvania.

To address those...


Wednesday, March 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — On March 9 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, five veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor in honor and recognition of their service to our country. Their military stories...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Toni Kester awoke around 4 a.m. because she couldn’t breathe.

Her basement bedroom was filled with smoke, and she could hear what sounded like water running. With her eyes...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former Berwick podiatrist admitted in court Monday that he illegally dispensed painkillers and stimulants to two employees who were not his patients, then failed to keep required...


Tuesday, March 12, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A PennDOT maintenance crew will perform crack sealing this week on Interstate 80 eastbound from the Montour County line to the Lightstreet exit near here.

This work will be...


 | By Michael Lester
Monday, March 11, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Prison has a cell block that can easily be confused with a small-scale clothing factory on any given day.

Since December, women locked up in the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, March 11, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who told his ex-girlfriend “you’re going to die tonight” is now charged with making terroristic threats, police said.

Scott Davis, 33, of 525 West St.,...


Monday, March 11, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Penn State Extension Specialist Dr. Jessica Williamson and local educators will host discussions covering forage species selection, pasture weed control, ruminant...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, March 11, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University football player will be spending spring break in prison for an assault last March at Tri Pi Pizza downtown that left another patron seriously injured.

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