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 August 10, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Police now believe the disappearance of Joel DePaolo is suspicious, and the family of the Danville area man fears the worst. On the...
Published on August 7, 2017 - Page 3
Baby, you can’t drive these cars. But you can get up close and personal when more than 700 colorful hot rods, antique roadsters and other unique...
Published on August 4, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A local restaurant owner has admitted to tax evasion and must pay back more than $26,000 he owes the state. Gary Vadakin, 61, the owner...
Published on August 2, 2017 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Officers who busted into a Locustdale man’s home on suspicions of child pornography found Kenneth Lee Wehry’s computer using a file-...
Published on August 1, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The owners of a bridal shop here have locked their doors and called in police after someone called in a death threat and several others...
Published on July 31, 2017 - Page 1
LIGHTSTREET — An SUV veered across the grassy median and slammed into the side of a cattle truck on Interstate 80 Sunday night. The impact scattered...
Published on July 31, 2017 - Page 3
There’s still about $500,000 available to help local homeowners pay for upgrades and improvements, but time is running out to claim the cash before...
Published on July 30, 2017 - Page 1
STILLWATER — A man injured in an accident and his mother died within hours of each other Friday, authorities say. William Swisher, 59, of Benton had...
Published on July 30, 2017 - Page 1
BENTON TWP. — A black bear busted into a covered garbage can then shinnied up a tree outside a couple’s home here Saturday morning. Linda and Bob...
Published on July 30, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Jerod Waller was 13 and alone. His mother had up and left, moving from Berwick to somewhere in Florida. His father was in prison. “I...