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 March 27, 2017 - Page 3
A Bloomsburg University sophomore and Central Columbia graduate is headed to England for the fall semester, but got her first taste of traveling with...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — The caretaker accused of neglecting a bedridden woman while running up $10,000 on her credit cards may get a plea deal, according to the...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Some Hollywood tricks for breaking into locks — using a hairpin as a pick or a stethoscope to crack a safe — are actually solid methods...
Published on March 24, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — For years, victims and witnesses have been forced to sit on the same hard bench, complete with a dangling pair of shackles, as suspects...
Published on March 22, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The sheer volume of snow that got dumped on us last week thwarted the town’s year-round street maintenance plans. With 21 inches...
Published on March 21, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two zoning consultants combed through the town’s ordinance, but found nothing to suggest there’s a district here that would allow a...
Published on March 21, 2017 - Page 1
WAPWALLOPEN — For a few minutes Thursday, Larry Chapin thought he was a millionaire. “I couldn’t hardly believe it,” he said. “I started to think ‘...
Published on March 20, 2017 - Page 3
Picture it: 1863. President Abraham Lincoln just signed the Emancipation Proclamation, setting all slaves free, but the Civil War rages on....
Published on March 17, 2017 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Seven inches of snow had already blanketed the Poconos when Nicole Gingerlowski woke around midnight to hear her toddler coughing as if he...
Published on March 15, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — About half a dozen volunteers hunkered down at the Bloomsburg firehall Tuesday morning, ready to respond to an emergency, but hoping...