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 December 9, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Quickly and quietly, the Bloomsburg school board and the district’s unionized teachers agreed on a new three-year contract, seven months...
Published on December 8, 2016 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech has outgrown its 50-year-old building and wants to add more modern programs to meet demands of the...
Published on December 6, 2016 - Page 3
Millville will host its annual Christmas in the Park Celebration on Saturday, from 4-6 p.m., with Santa and Mrs. Claus in attendance to hear...
Published on December 5, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The three businesses that stand to directly benefit from the new floodwall in town will be assessed a quarterly tax and charged a total...
Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Developer Matt Zoppetti has purchased the former Windsor Foods plant on West 11th Street and is in talks to move AGAPE into the building...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — During the two months that supervisors have been talking to developers about a study to consider a township-wide sewer system,...
Published on November 27, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — If Kim Keck and her husband choose to stick with the same health insurance they bought last year on the ObamaCare federal exchange,...
Published on November 25, 2016 - Page 1
LIGHTSTREET — A Berwick businessman plans to open a drive-through lumber business with a retail kitchen and bath showroom that will serve free coffee...
Published on November 22, 2016 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — The township’s embattled sewer authority is not going to fold after more than six decades of operation without a fight. The...
Published on November 22, 2016 - Page 3
The Mill-Green United Methodist Church in Millville will be hosting a coat giveaway Saturday, 9-11 a.m. A large number of women’s and men’s coats...