Michael Lester
Reporter
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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 April 21, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Mayor Eric Bower sought a restraining order against ex-girlfriend Bonnie Fulop several days after fending her off with pepper...
Published on April 19, 2018 - Page 1
MIAMI — A few years ago, 2016 Central Columbia graduate Gina Abraczinskas retired to a closet inside her sister’s home to write songs. Within an...
Published on April 17, 2018 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — A construction company that accepted blame and was fined $250,000 for a deadly trench collapse near Millville is “devastated” by the...
Published on April 12, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The owners of W.W. Bridal are convinced their business would continue to be a target of a possible town anti-discrimination ordinance if...
Published on April 10, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — While attending mass with family at St. Columba Catholic Church in town Sunday, Veronica Smiley Grazer took a trip down memory lane —...
Published on April 9, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — As 1992 Bloomsburg High School graduate Veronica Smiley Grazer prepared to walk down the aisle at her self-described “fairy tale”...
Published on April 5, 2018 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A landmark sign that has announced Rohrbach’s Farm Market’s presence along Route 487 for as many as four decades will be removed in the...
Published on April 3, 2018 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — A panel of three state Superior Court judges expressed sympathy for about 150 residents who sued to shut down the Will-O-Bett hog farm...
Published on March 28, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger is expanding its collaboration with a Lehigh Valley-based health system with plans to build a new hospital in Orwigsburg, about...
Published on March 28, 2018 - Page 7
LEWISBURG — Independent Evangelical Hospital plans a $72 million expansion that will bring more privacy to patients with single-patient rooms. The...