Michael Lester
Reporter
Michael Lester covers Geisinger, northern Columbia County and whatever else crosses his desk. A native of the Poconos, he studied journalism at Bloomsburg University, graduating in 1995. He joined the Press Enterprise while in college.

Latest by Michael Lester

Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 3
New Millville Area Superintendent Cynthia Jenkins will host a meet-and-greet with the community this Friday, from 6-7 p.m., in the high school...
Published on January 20, 2015 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Before finishing his distinguished football career at St. John’s University in New York, newly hired Bloomsburg High School football...
Published on January 18, 2015 - Page 1
ORANGE TWP. — Township supervisors recently rejected developer Delmar Zeisloft’s proposal for an RV park that would accommodate up to 100 RVs near a...
Published on January 17, 2015 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — Millville teachers are seeking two years of retroactive pay raises of nearly 4 percent per year. But if the school board had its way,...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A 900-pound horse that had fallen onto a frozen pond had to be put down Monday afternoon, despite Herculean efforts to rescue the...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 3
The Northern Columbia Community and Cultural Center is hosting an indoor yard sale Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24-25, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County is looking for office space to rent in downtown Bloomsburg to alleviate crowded conditions inside both the courthouse...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The late Robert Schumacher Sr., approaching age 90 and confused at times with worsening dementia, made frequent and bizarre phone calls...
Published on January 8, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Just last month, Matt Lysiak threw a surprise 69th birthday party for mother Gina Lysiak. About 25 relatives and friends sat around...
Published on January 6, 2015 - Page 3
The Columbia County Traveling Library announced Monday evening that it has cancelled previously scheduled stops for today in northern Columbia County...