Kristin Baver
Bloomsburg Reporter
Kristin Baver covers Bloomsburg, with an interest in crime stories and social issues around the region. In her spare time, she can be found boating with proper permits, doting on her ginger cat and prepping for her next travel adventure.

Latest by Kristin Baver

Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A man used the blunt end of a screwdriver to beat an 8-week-old kitten, then tried to pass her bloodied face off as a “playful” wound,...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 7
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man facing marijuana charges says he was merely joking when he said he would qualify for use of medical pot now that it’s...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 7
CATAWISSA — Two suspected drug dens were busted over four days here last week, snaring a fist-sized bag of marijuana stored in a freezer in one home...
Published on April 26, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — From her home wedged between upper and lower campus, Kim Shetler has watched Block Party expand from a shindig at a single apartment...
Published on April 25, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Police seized $11,000 in cash, tucked neatly into two vacuum-sealed bags, during a traffic stop that ended in drug charges earlier this...
Published on April 25, 2016 - Page 3
Learn about pyrotechnic dancers who use hula hoops of flame, robots ready to rumble, and building your own bee habitat at the Children’s Museum...
Published on April 23, 2016 - Page 1
SCRANTON —Mary Ann McGuire was just knee-high when she was trailing her grandmother stumping door-to-door for the Democratic Committee. McGuire, now...
Published on April 21, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man awoke in the Turkey Hill gas station parking lot early Wednesday to find his two friends passed out on heroin, but did not call for...
Published on April 20, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Town officials have taken a first step toward a decades-long dream — a floodwall that would protect schools and homes along with...
Published on April 18, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The crush of revelers at student homes along Fetterman Avenue reached into the thousands Saturday, one of the largest crowds Police...