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 February 4, 2016 - Page 1
JERSEYTOWN — The Madison Township Police Department and township secretary will relocate their offices to the Jerseytown Community Center after more...
Published on February 1, 2016 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — State environmental investigators are trying to determine the source of a foul odor emanating from the borough’s sewer system....
Published on January 29, 2016 - Page 1
LIGHTSTREET — Construction on a new 90-room hotel planned for the Columbia County Business Park could start as early as March or April. QSL...
Published on January 29, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High officials have confiscated personal vaporizing devices fromtwo students this year and disciplined both for having the...
Published on January 26, 2016 - Page 3
Finding litter and graffiti at Millville Community Park is unsettling to some Millville students. So, they decided to do something about it. And...
Published on January 23, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A lawyer representing a “consortium” of borough property owners has threatened to take Danville council to court, challenging its deal...
Published on January 20, 2016 - Page 1
GRASSMERE — The Sugarloaf Township volunteer ambulance of northern Columbia County has announced it has gone out of service “until further notice.”...
Published on January 19, 2016 - Page 3
An openly gay Quaker from Sunbury will present a one-person comedy,“A Queer Quaker Response to Climate Change,” on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 11 a.m. at the...
Published on January 16, 2016 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — When audits at the Danville, Riverside and Northumberland post offices revealed over $4,600 had been unaccounted for, federal...
Published on January 15, 2016 - Page 1
BENTON — It appears next week’s threatened teacher strike in Benton has been averted, so students should plan on a full week of classes. The school...