News from BERWICK


Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Nescopeck woman who has long been in need of a heart transplant successfully got through the operation Wednesday night, family said....
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Aug. 3-9: Aug. 3 •2:48 a.m. — 500 block West Second Street, noise complaint •4:35...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 12
BERWICK — A Kmart employee was caught pilfering $47 from her register drawer, charges say. Teri Shenette, 27, of 1236 Sixth Ave., Berwick, was seen...
Published on August 10, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A former county auditor sued a roofing contractor, saying the man took his $200 and never returned. But the contractor says he was never...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — The 100 and 200 blocks of Pine Street here are closed until a traffic light can be replaced, police said. The light at Second and Pine...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from July 27 to Aug. 2: July 27 •12:37 a.m. — 200 block West Eighth Street, lockout •2:...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A suspected meth maker stashed drug ingredients in a hidden compartment under his kitchen sink and stowed “one-pot” labs in his freezer,...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — The following people were recently cited by the borough, which alleges they failed to maintain their properties. • Thomas Schafer, 145...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 10
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League is sponsoring a Wiffle ball tournament Aug. 16 at Ber-Vaughn Park. The tournament is open to all ages with an...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick man accused of stabbing his girlfriend with a steak knife was upset because he was being teased about a video game, according...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 10
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League is sponsoring a Wiffle ball tournament Aug. 16 at Ber-Vaughn Park. The tournament is open to all ages with an...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend a day after he stabbed himself and was forced to undergo a mental health evaluation, a court...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A registered nurse has filed a federal lawsuit saying the chief of staff at the Berwick Hospital Center repeatedly grabbed at her and made...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 12
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League is sponsoring a Wiffle ball tournament Aug. 16 at Ber-Vaughn Park. The tournament is open to all ages with an...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — An angry ratepayer threatened staff at the Berwick Area Joint Sewer Authority; now the board is looking for ways to increase security at...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from July 20-26: July 20 •1:02 a.m. — 400 block West Front Street, loud party •2:12 a.m...
Published on July 29, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — A longtime fisherman who introduced the sport to hundreds of children will be remembered by a bench next to the river he loved. Ron...
Published on July 29, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — Council continues to deal with fallout after the woman picked to be the new borough manager turned down the job and someone sent anonymous...
Published on July 28, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who allegedly drove drunk and hit a parked car — then tried to blame the girlfriend he had just punched —says he was clean until the...
Published on July 28, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — Luzerne County Community College will hold an Instant Admission Day on Wednesday, Aug. 6, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., at the college’s Berwick...

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