Last Updated: February 22, 2019 - 4:34pm
BERWICK — Drug use here is skyrocketing, the police chief says, even though the amount of overall crime last year seemed to hold steady.
Berwick police made 109 heroin-related... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 21, 2019 - 5:45pm
ASHLAND — A fire has leveled five row homes and damaged three other structures in this borough, just under Columbia County's southern tip.
The fire, which started before 3 p.m. on... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 21, 2019 - 11:29am
Here's a list of the schools closing or delaying the opening bell today because of an overnight snow storm:
• Benton - CLOSED
• Berwick - CLOSED
• Bloomsburg -... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 20, 2019 - 2:51pm
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a thief who broke into two town laundromats on Monday.
Police said a white male entered the Wash... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 20, 2019 - 2:14pm
LIGHTSTREET — A Berwick man driving a service repair truck slammed into the rear of an oversize tractor trailer along I-80 Wednesday morning after the big rig lost engine power and began... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 20, 2019 - 1:01pm
As of 6:45 a.m., a number of schools have shut down due to the threat of snow. They include:
• Benton, CLOSED
• Berwick, CLOSED
• Bloomsburg, CLOSED
• Central... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 18, 2019 - 4:26pm
BLOOMSBURG — The owners of the Pizza Hut here plan to start rebuilding now that an insurance review of the damage done when a pickup truck smashed into the restaurant is complete.
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Last Updated: February 15, 2019 - 11:49am
BLOOMSBURG — A gunshot heard early Friday outside a student house on Pine Street sent police rushing into the neighborhood but no suspect or suspects could be located.
No one was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 14, 2019 - 5:01pm
BLOOMSBURG — The driver charged with killing a man in a head-on crash while high hobbled into court Wednesday morning, using crutches to keep the weight off the foot and knee he broke in... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 13, 2019 - 4:50pm
BLOOMSBURG — Two people accused of using children as lookouts while they burglarized laundromats here have sent their charges on to Columbia County court.
Prosecutors offered a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 12, 2019 - 10:15pm
Several school districts in the Press Enterprise coverage area are on a two-hour delay Wednesday due to Tuesday’s storm: READ MORE »
• Benton Area
• Berwick Area
• Bloomsburg Area...
Last Updated: February 12, 2019 - 5:11pm
BLOOMSBURG — Two teenagers who caused at least $7,650 in damages and stole artifacts from buildings at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds told police they were “bored” and went on a crime spree... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 11, 2019 - 5:58pm
MIFFLIN TWP. — Don’t take Interstate 80 west through Mifflinville on Valentine’s Day if you’re in a hurry to get home to your sweetie; the left lane will be closed as workers clean up a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: February 11, 2019 - 1:50pm
BLOOMSBURG — A doctor facing trial on charges he had indecent and inappropriate conduct with a teen girl in his medical office at Geisinger Medical Center is headed to jail after... READ MORE »