Kristin Baver
Southside Reporter
Kristin Baver covers the Southside, 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 July 31, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two previously convicted drug dealers were nabbed for allegedly selling heroin from their East Street apartment here early Tuesday. But...
Published on July 31, 2014 - Page 3
The Southern Columbia School Board is reconsidering its regional seats after two years of struggling to fill a vacancy. In 2012, officials...
Published on July 30, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Some residents have been feeding an expanding colony of feral cats here, leading frustrated officials to mull citing the Samaritans. The...
Published on July 30, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — With volunteers dwindling for years, the Southside Ambulance is shutting its doors for good, said company leader George Widger. The...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — Bystanders tried to treat a man’s apparent heroin overdose first with CPR, then by tossing a bucket of water over him, police say. Now...
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 3
G ov. Tom Corbett inadvertently stepped on a local sports land mine during a visit with school officials last Thursday in Bloomsburg. When Southern...
Published on July 23, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — In a matter of hours, two dozen stolen lithium batteries led police to a trio of alleged meth cooks and the rest of their drug-making...
Published on July 23, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Katrina Karchner was angry when she opened the newspaper July 13. A picture she had snapped of a strange-looking tree was a winner in the...
Published on July 22, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Ten days before he committed suicide as the Iron Heritage Festival train departed town, the same man — who had been missing for two months...
Published on July 21, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Authorities had been watching a suspected heroin dealer’s house for a week when a convoy of 10 officers converged on 231 S. Third St. on...