Bloomsburg, PA

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Bloomsburg, Columbia County's seat, is the only incorporated town in Pennsylvania. The relaxed rural atmosphere characteristic of central Pennsylvania is balanced by stimulating cultural and recreational activities.


Published on April 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Overdose deaths are on the rise in Columbia County, making up about 10 percent of the coroner’s cases last year. Dr. Lori Masteller was...
Published on April 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When probation officers showed up unannounced at his door, Mark James Hughes turned and ran to the back room to hide his drug gear,...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man admits he made meth in the home where his girlfriend and son live, but says he always went outside to shake the bottles, court...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When retired Bloomsburg English teacher Sam Bidleman stepped through the door of his old high school classroom, senior Tanner Ziller...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey woman was taken to the hospital for a panic attack after another car pulled into her path on Park Street here about 3 p.m....
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man went into a coughing fit and blacked out before his truck drifted across Main Street and hit a car head-on Wednesday...
Published on April 18, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls April 9-15: April 9 • 1:19 a.m. — Noise complaint, Weis Market • 1:24 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The school district’s support staff voted down a proposed contract Monday, but a representative said the union was “close” to working...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Four members of one family looked at a video of a burglary suspect and identified him as one of their own, court papers say. Even...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A boy allegedly molested by his baby sitter kept quiet for years before speaking up because he didn’t realize that the assault was wrong...
Published on April 17, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A man headed home from teaching a class at Bloomsburg University had enough time to stop his car and brace for impact as a pickup...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — One new Main Street restaurant should open by month’s end, while another plans to renovate its facade to provide a courtyard area for...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University’s Brigid Kyne and Julie Falk scored three goals each, but it wasn’t enough for the Huskies, who dropped a 10-9...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — One of the people instrumental in launching Bloomsburg High School’s academic hall of fame is now one of its inductees. Retired...
Published on April 16, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for anyone who knows what went on Monday when a chemical-explosive device filled a floor of Husky Corners with smoke...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A homemade “Drano bomb” filled the second floor of Husky Korners with smoke Monday night, sending students pouring out onto East Second...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The town is applying for a $500,000 grant to start to renovate flood-damaged homes. The federal HOMES program won’t pay to floodproof...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG —Dai’Shon Munger and Joe Parsnik spent most of last season watching and learning as Bloomsburg University tailback Franklyn Quiteh turned...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg pitcher Colton Hock had a showcase in front of several major league scouts to show what he could do against a defending...
Published on April 15, 2014 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the March report from Barbara N. Silvetti, Columbia County Prothonotary and Clerk of Courts: COLUMBIA COUNTY TREASURER •...

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