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 October 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Suited up in elbow pads, a camouflage vest, and a hockey helmet with a face cage, the Bloomsburg Fair’s newest rodeo stars are... well,...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Matt Episcopo spent 21 years catching criminals red-handed. Now the retired police captain wants audiences at the Bloomsburg Fair to...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Stillwater man already facing charges for an alleged meth lab had meth-making ingredients with him Friday in a car, police say....
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man busted for cooking meth in his bedroom has been sentenced to one to two years in prison for possessing precursors used in...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student was cited by police after stumbling through the rear door of Romig’s Cafe and vomiting on the floor and...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Five of the 14 giant pumpkins on display at the Bloomsburg Fair went bad this week, an official said. Superintendent of Agriculture...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Here are 4-H Horse and Pony Show results from this year’s Bloomsburg Fair. Names are listed from first place and followed by the horse...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — A man kicked out of the fairgrounds for yelling and threatening people climbed a fence to get back in, then continued to threaten people...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A state appeals court has upheld the conviction of a man for his role in a bar fight here that began with a complaint about an allegedly...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A waitress has no grounds for suing the owner of Quaker Steak and Lube over her wages, an attorney argues. Liana Sexton claims she...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — The faculty union representing Bloomsburg University has accused state negotiators of “setting up obstacles” and “reneging on proposals...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations the week of Oct. 3: • Monday — Columbia County Christian...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — A wheelchair-bound man charged with fondling a home health aide while she was assisting him in his rural Catawissa home has been...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — Sometimes a preseason assessment just blows smoke about a particular player’s ability. Sometimes, it’s right on. The latter is the...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 21
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man who insisted there “isn’t any weed” in his car despite the odor of marijuana detected by police during a traffic stop...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 21
BLOOMSBURG — All 16 establishments in our coverage area met state standards during food-safety inspections Sept. 13-20. In Columbia County, the...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The tigers performing daily at the Bloomsburg Fair can, at times, act more like overgrown house cats than ferocious beasts. Inside the...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Todd Lehman is hoping the third time will be the charm as, once again, he runs against Paul Reichart to become president of the...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A man said a robber took his wallet on West Sixth Street near Jefferson Street here late Tuesday, police report. Now officers are...
Published on September 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Just before sunrise, dozens of dedicated fairgoers stroll through the gates before the ticket-takers man their stands at 7 a.m. Some...

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