News from BERWICK

Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — Two Nescopeck men, who were passengers in a vehicle stopped for an expired inspection sticker, had crystal meth on them, police said....
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — Police pulled over a car for an expired inspection and found 80 bags of suspected heroin, court papers say. During the 5 p.m. on Aug. 9...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 13
BERWICK — YES! Math and Literacy Center is proud of the six students who participated in YES! SAT Summer Course from July 19-Aug. 16. Not only did...
Published on August 28, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A man and two women busted on drug conspiracy charges Aug. 20 are headed to Columbia County Court. Ronald J. Robbins, 34, of 815 N....
Published on August 28, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A woman found drugs in her daughter’s purse Aug. 19 and phoned police, court papers say. Tracy Harrison called police to 1105 Ferris St...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police here are looking for a motorist who they say fled a traffic stop, leaving behind his shoes as well as 1,000 bags of suspected heroin...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Huntington Mills driver drifting back and forth across North Market Street told officers he had “a few beers” before taking the wheel,...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man who stole from Boyer’s IGA on July 31, but gave the items back, had drug paraphernalia on him when stopped by police,...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man picked up by the Columbia County Probation Office on a warrant had methamphetamine in his possession, police said. Berwick...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 13
BERWICK — Benton/ Northwest’s Mike Myrthel shot a match-low 74, Will Holdren added a 79 and Josh Grassley chipped in with a 88 to help the Tigers...
Published on August 26, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick woman biking erratically on the wrong side of West Third Street’s 300 block got angry when police questioned her and found there...
Published on August 26, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — The driver and passenger of a vehicle pulled over because of a crack running across its windshield had marijuana and drug paraphernalia,...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Erin Campbell says going blind saved her life. The former beauty queen spent years in a downward spiral as she battled depression, drug...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 30
BERWICK — On Aug. 7 at the Berwick YMCA, the following veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor: • Chad Davis of Berwick served in the Army National...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police here are asking anyone who saw a male in a hooded sweatshirt near the site of a Wednesday night robbery on Freas Avenue to contact...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man grabbed his girlfriend and threw her around, leaving marks on her chest, neck and arm, police say. Now Michael J. Knorr, 42...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A man and a woman were taken into custody after police found spilled beer and drug paraphernalia in the woman’s car following a traffic...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — Patsy Bowers of KEY Partners Realty will head the Berwick Area United Way’s 2019 Annual Campaign, the group announced in a recent press...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man was caught on video stealing a cell phone that had fallen from another man’s pocket near the CVS on West Front Street, police...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man had a pair of hypodermic needles hidden in his buttocks when probation officers searched him at Berwick Hospital’s emergency...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way gave $90,180 to various agencies this year, but its new focus on children has meant some groups that received...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 11
BERWICK — Wes Arndt finished with a team-low 38, and Samantha Kaleta added a 42, but Berwick couldn’t overcome Wyoming Seminary in the Blue Knights...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man robbed a convenience store on Freas Avenue at gunpoint Wednesday night, and police were searching for him as of press time. The man...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A bicyclist pulled over for riding without lighting around 9:30 p.m. July 16 had crystal meth and marijuana, court papers say. Berwick...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A woman accused of breaking into a former boyfriend’s house and threatening him and his current girlfriend with a knife saw the burglary...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 22
BERWICK — Zach Burke, Logan Conner, Gavin Wagner and Kolton Weaver all shot under 50 and Central Columbia defeated Loyalsock, Warrior Run and...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man and two women were busted on drug conspiracy charges after Berwick police raided a trailer on North Mercer Street early Tuesday and...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 13
BERWICK — Berwick’s Ellie Kozak, Genevieve Johnson and Gianna Miller all earned victories in their respective singles matches to lead the Bulldogs...
Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick woman pulled over by police for bicycling on the wrong side of West Third Street allegedly put up a fight with officers when they...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman pulled over for driving erratically after 2:30 a.m. July 5 was drunk and had marijuana oil in her car, police say. Berwick Police...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A man wanted by police allegedly fled from the same officer twice in five days before he was caught near May’s restaurant on West Front...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Scicchitano’s Pizza reopened this past week despite a legal fight over ownership of the restaurant. The dispute stems from what owners...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 9
BERWICK —Mickey Truck Bodies recently appointed two military veterans to key positions within the company, according to a report in Trailer Body...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 26
BERWICK — The Berwick Sports Hall of Fame will honor four athletes and three teams at its 30th induction ceremony Oct. 26 at the Maria Assunta....
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 29
BERWICK — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener Ann L. Lee for a free program, “Houseplants,” at the McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St.,...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — The borough’s emergency management coordinator, Greg Harkins, says a rotten smell that wafted over Berwick between Front Street and...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — After 15 years, 18 demolitions and 24 new homes, Berwick’s neighborhood revitalization project on the West End came to an end Friday...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 8
BERWICK — Jim Hock said he and his wife, Bonnie, had just opened up Bella’s Boutique at the corner of Orange and Arch streets on Friday morning...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A popup thunderstorm sent up to 5 inches of water crashing down on Berwick and the surrounding area in just over an hour Thursday, flooding...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two people seen briefly stopping at a house in the 500 block of Pine Street, which Berwick police had been watching for suspected drug...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man barged into a home Aug. 4 and demanded money from a couple who had given him $50 earlier that day so he could feed his...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Superintendent Wayne Brookhart will be retiring at the end of next summer, before school starts, he announced during Monday’s board meeting...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man accused of falsely reporting that an intoxicated man was threatening people with a gun at Test Track Park said Monday that...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — Friday will be the public’s last chance to tour one of the new energy-efficient houses built in the West End here. The tour of 513 LaSalle...
Published on August 14, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A lawsuit filed by a couple of accident victims against a drunken driver and a restaurant that served him has been settled. Court papers...
Published on August 14, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A man charged with exposing himself to a 14-year-old girl during a video chat quietly agreed Monday to face charges in county court. Jay...
Published on August 14, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — Downtown business owners here could get grant money to fix up their facades, but only if enough people apply for the program. The steering...
Published on August 13, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was charged after he allegedly punched a man who intervened during a domestic dispute at the library last month has...
Published on August 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man falsely reported to police that an intoxicated person was at the Test Track Park threatening people with a firearm on July...
Published on August 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Wapwallopen man was caught on surveillance video stealing a large screen TV and a lawn mower, police said. John R. Crispell, 43, of 232...