News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, September 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Mifflinville man won $22,000 playing Keno, state records show.

That made John Hancock the biggest winner among area lottery players during July.

Also notable were...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, September 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Despite a helicopter crash in its final hours, this year’s was a “win-win” fair with strong attendance and fine weather throughout, Bloomsburg Fair President Paul Reichart said...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, September 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A helicopter pilot was in critical condition Sunday at Geisinger Medical Center after crashing a small touring helicopter Saturday night in an employee parking lot at the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, September 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A woman entering Columbia County Prison tried to sneak 23 baggies of suspected heroin or fentanyl into the lockup but was caught with the drugs in the shower, according to a police...


Sunday, September 29, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley UM Church this week:

Monday: Jim Huff and Charlotte Gerasimoff; Mary and Al Wagner

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

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

Monday — Columbia County Christian School, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.;...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, September 29, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A sight-seeing helicopter at the Bloomsburg Fair crashed into the parking lot Saturday night, sending the pilot and both passengers to the hospital by ambulance.

No one in...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, September 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is facing charges of stalking and harassment for a second time after he went to his ex-girlfriend’s apartment on Sept. 10 and refused to leave, police said.

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 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Saturday, September 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG —More than 100 years ago, penmanship could win you a ribbon at the Bloomsburg Fair, it cost 25 cents to get in, and if you had the “best band in the county,” you could pull in a $25...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Saturday, September 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A 20-year-old was arrested in the Kawneer parking lot earlier this month for driving drunk, court papers say.

Griffin Michael Aucker, 20, of 6000 Old...