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 May 24, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An intoxicated man who choked his girlfriend to the point that she was “gasping” for air jumped out of a second-story window in an...
Published on May 24, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Newspaper reporters will not be required to testify at accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin’s upcoming murder trial, a judge has ruled...
Published on May 24, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Sheriff’s Department has released this list of people it says are wanted on warrants. Some may have been located...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Newspaper lawyers want to prevent reporters from having to testify about published interviews with accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of breaking another man’s nose by punching him repeatedly and kicking him in the head during a dispute at a...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Three more people have been charged with marijuana offenses during Block Party weekend in April, district court papers say. Alexis...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Timothy Waters, 48, of 215 Pops Lane, Bloomsburg, was cited for failing to have a working fire extinguisher on board his craft while...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — Doug Lynn resigned as Bloomsburg softball coach Friday because, as he said, “the season was over.” But according to school board...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — CCFNB Bancorp, Inc., parent company of First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., has reported higher net income for the first quarter of 2018...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 34
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — St. Columba School (pick-up), 11 a.m.-1...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 34
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week: • Monday: Jackie...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken teenager lied to police about her age during Block Party, then ran away before officers could cite her. But prior to fleeing...
Published on May 18, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Eric Bower resigned Thursday as both mayor of Bloomsburg and as a state constable while he prepares to fight charges of patronizing a...
Published on May 18, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man facing trial for kidnapping and robbery pleaded guilty as the jury waited outside the courtroom to hear his case at the...
Published on May 18, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s school board will consider a 3 percent district property tax hike to fund a $29.9 million budget for 2018-19. A 3 percent...
Published on May 18, 2018 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — More than 75 percent of registered voters in Columbia and Montour counties did not cast ballots during Tuesday’s primary election,...
Published on May 17, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A long-stalled memorial honoring Columbia County’s military veterans that was first proposed in 2004 is moving again. The 11-member...
Published on May 17, 2018 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — Twelve high school students will have an opportunity to showcase their singing ability at this year’s First Columbia Teen Star...
Published on May 17, 2018 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — The judges of First Columbia’s Teen Star competition said this year was one of the hardest ever to pick 12 contestants from the 44...
Published on May 17, 2018 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — More than 4,000 residents in Columbia County were without power as a result of Tuesday’s severe storm that caused widespread damage....

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