News from Bloomsburg

Friday, May 1, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A pregnant Bloomsburg resident who smoked marijuana while alone with her 2-year-old tried to stop police from going inside her apartment after an activated smoke detector brought...

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, April 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A pair of familiar parking arguments dominated Town Council’s meeting Monday, with split votes letting county court jurors park free and starting a pilot program aimed at easing...

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Starting Monday, some Columbia County Courthouse offices will open to the public — but only by appointment and at limited times, county officials say.

Much of the business...

 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — An official-looking Facebook post proclaiming the cancellation of this year’s Bloomsburg Fair sent officials scrambling to set the record straight Monday.

The post came...

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Town code enforcers cited the following people for failing to comply with notice to remove an inoperable vehicle from their residence, district court papers say.


Thursday, April 23, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. has donated $25,000 to AGAPE to kick off a monthlong fundraising campaign for the local mission devoted to helping those in need.


 | By Michael Lester
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Taxpayers have so far saved about $40,000 in payroll costs after Columbia County temporarily furloughed 44 of its 300-plus employees amid the county shutdown because of the...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, April 20, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Police released a man who had a warrant out for his arrest on a minor charge because of concern regarding the spreading of the novel coronavirus, according to court papers.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, April 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The traditional Block Party opener came and went Saturday with nary a problem, said Police Chief Roger Van Loan.

The new coronavirus pandemic killed off the annual spring...

Sunday, April 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded at the Columbia County Courthouse during February and March:

Beaver Township

• James A. Bolinsky to Bolinsky...