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 September 27, 2016 - Page 3
This Friday, Greenwood Friends School students will host their grandparents and special friends in their classrooms. Guests will be offered...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Geisinger CEO David Feinberg admitted he experienced a bit of a culture shock when he arrived here a year-and-a-half ago and met a...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Metso Corporation announced Wednesday it will cease operations at its Railroad Street site here by the middle of 2017, ending that...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — The for-profit owner of Berwick Hospital Center acknowledged Monday it is examining ways to improve its financial health amid reports it is...
Published on September 20, 2016 - Page 3
Father-and-son tiny house builders Nick and Aaron Troisi and their Unityville-based company, The Unknown Craftsmen, are featured as “Builders of the...
Published on September 18, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Mahoning Township spent more than $400,000 on lawyers in a seven-year fight with Danville over sewer bills, only to see its claims against...
Published on September 15, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System plans to add a broad range of 1,500 new employees across its 45-county service area, a clear sign the health giant...
Published on September 14, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man suspended from his elected position as constable last month is in trouble with the law again for allegedly roughing up...
Published on September 13, 2016 - Page 3
Former players and teammates of Bob Casey will return to the baseball diamond at Benton Park on Sunday for a three-inning game to honor the man many...
Published on September 11, 2016 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — Shannon Maxwell said her family’s dog, Odin, went missing a few weeks ago, and she suspects someone probably found the friendly pit...