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 February 23, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Imam Daayiee Abdullah is an openly gay, African-American Muslim whose life has often intersected with the country’s cultural shifts. Now...
Published on February 21, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A 4-year-old boy slipped out of the house Monday afternoon, then led police in the wrong direction as they tried to reunite him with his...
Published on February 20, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An infant sleeping in bed with its parents died in Columbia County last year, the coroner said in a year-end report. Although co-...
Published on February 20, 2017 - Page 3
You wouldn’t know it from the warm temperatures this weekend, but winter can be harsh. That’s especially true for the homeless. Recently, a...
Published on February 18, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Town police may soon have software to bypass locked cell phones and look deep into data to restore deleted messages and photos. That...
Published on February 17, 2017 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A man who allegedly punched his 5-year-old son in the face so hard it left a mark isn’t allowed to have unsupervised contact with him or...
Published on February 17, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Motorists who park in metered spots downtown should prepare to cope with changes in where they put their change. Most of the 5-hour...
Published on February 16, 2017 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A wanted man led police on a high-speed pursuit that spanned two counties and lasted at least 20 minutes Tuesday night, authorities say...
Published on February 13, 2017 - Page 3
Last year, as the contentious presidential election plowed ahead, blaring the latest from the talking heads of 24-hour news channels and morning...
Published on February 12, 2017 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — A Catawissa teen was high — his tongue still stained green from smoking marijuana — when police spotted him swerving on Numidia Drive...