News from BERWICK

Published on February 21, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Methamphetamine has overtaken heroin to once again become the top illegal drug leading to arrests here, according to the police department’...
Published on February 21, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — District Judge Richard W. Knecht has ruled in favor of plaintiff Clover Hill Estates, Berwick, in these landlord-tenant complaints,...
Published on February 21, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Fire trucks hurried to Berwick Chevrolet Thursday when workers reported heavy smoke there, but an employee was able to extinguish the fire...
Published on February 18, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Plans to turn a former train station into a destination for outdoor enthusiasts are still percolating, but their shape remains undetermined...
Published on February 18, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — A Berwick woman threw objects at someone else’s car, damaging its passenger-side rear window and quarter panel, charges read. Rebecca D...
Published on February 18, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — The Run for the Cookies will be held Feb. 29 at 10:30 a.m. Entry sheets for the 6.2-mile race can be found online at www.runfordiamonds.com...
Published on February 17, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was riding in a vehicle stopped for a defective exhaust system Jan. 23 on West Front Street had crystal meth in his...
Published on February 15, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A 23-year-old woman fell asleep at the wheel, went off the road at the Jackson Mansion, hit a fire hydrant and several trees and then...
Published on February 15, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — Neighbors of West Berwick Elementary have been complaining that the lights are on at the back of the school until late at night, a school...
Published on February 15, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — When a car crashed into a utility pole here at about 9 p.m. on Friday, 540 PPL customers lost power, according to the utility’s website....
Published on February 13, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The owner of Berwick Hospital Center plans to sell the Berwick Retirement Village to a New York-based healthcare private equity firm,...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man was listed in critical condition after allegedly turning his bicycle into the path of a car Tuesday. Lee Foust, 52, was riding east...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors • Fifth grade — Karlea Albertson...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 26
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth grade — Jayden Alexson-...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman allegedly spread cockroach-killing powder across food and kitchen surfaces during a Jan. 26 argument over sausage. “If the kids...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Council voted Monday to start sending warning letters to the owners of condemned buildings being considered for demolition, which should...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg woman who was prohibited from going to a residence in Berwick is facing charges after going there anyway and then fleeing,...
Published on February 6, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A donation from a past congregation member and money from an insurance company should pay back all the money allegedly embezzled from First...
Published on February 6, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — The Central Susquehanna Community Foundation will host its annual meeting on Wednesday, March 4, at The Barn at Frosty Valley in Danville...
Published on February 5, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Members of First Reformed Church of Berwick said Monday they weren’t optimistic Sarah Pineda-Scott would ever repay the more than $8,000...
Published on February 5, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A data entry technician at a mail order pharmacy here used her position to illegally obtain more than 1,700 Xanax tablets and 90 Clonazepam...
Published on February 4, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — Berwick’s Katie Starr collected another double-double with a game-high 18 points and 15 rebounds, and Renny Murphy added 11 points as...
Published on February 2, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Tuzzi Bakery has settled its defamation lawsuit against neighbors who complained that leftover bread Susan B. Tuzzi was feeding to birds...
Published on February 2, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man out on bail for allegedly molesting a mentally disabled teen is now accused of stealing a security camera from one of his neighbors...
Published on February 1, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man struck his girlfriend in the face because she had asked to get out of the car during an argument Dec. 21, police said. The...
Published on January 31, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman who embezzled more than $35,000 from residents while working at Berwick Retirement Village several years ago is now accused of...
Published on January 31, 2020 - Page 5
EDITOR'S NOTE: THIS STORY HAS BEEN CORRECTED FROM ITS ORIGINAL FORM TO REFLECT THAT DON DAVENPORT SUED KEN CHURCH FOR PAYMENT ON CAR REPAIRS. BERWICK...
Published on January 31, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — School directors here unanimously voted to express their support for the expansion and renovation of the Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech, without...
Published on January 29, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police swarmed to help two probation officers Tuesday after one called out over the radio that a parolee had grabbed hold of her gun....
Published on January 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — An English company that supplies Christmas supplies to Queen Elizabeth has struck a deal to take over CSS Industries, owner of Berwick...
Published on January 28, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — St. Joseph’s Church will hold a food sale this weekend, featuring wedding soup, fireball sandwiches, meatball sandwiches, sausage barbecue...
Published on January 27, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A little over a year after disbanding the 12th Man Club, school directors here approved the formation of a new football booster club — with...
Published on January 27, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A lawsuit by the family of a teenager badly hurt when the former Masonic Building collapsed has been settled out of court. However, said...
Published on January 26, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A newly-elected school director here said he’d like Berwick to switch to the Pennsylvania Heartland Athletic Conference in the hopes that...
Published on January 26, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman has sued a roofer, seeking the $5,000 she allegedly paid him for work he allegedly never started, according to court papers....
Published on January 26, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — Kyle W. Koepisch, 18, of 17 Zaners Bridge Road, Stillwater, has pleaded guilty to having tobacco on the grounds of the Columbia-Montour...
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Three men are facing drug-related charges after a traffic stop for a broken brake light about 9:15 p.m. Jan. 6 on West Front Street....
Published on January 25, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — High school students from Benton, Berwick, Central Columbia, Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech, Millville and Northwest schools are serving as...
Published on January 24, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The owner of the damaged building overlooking Sponsler’s Park was ordered to pay $543.50 in fines and costs after he failed to come up with...
Published on January 23, 2020 - Page 21
BERWICK — After a sluggish start to the game, Berwick pulled away from Crestwood, 42-21, in Wyoming Valley Conference girls basketball action...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — The hospital here and others in the Commonwealth Health System are modifying visitation guidelines during the cold and flu season. To...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 9
BERWICK — Residents on South Mercer Street hope that signs the borough plans to install will keep tractor trailers looking for Wise Foods off their...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — An 18-year-old was rushed to Geisinger Medical Center Monday after he reportedly jumped out of a moving vehicle, according to police here...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Fire chased a family of three out of its aging mobile home and into the freezing dark Sunday night. One of the residents of the home a...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 4-year-old was reportedly found wandering in his pajamas in sub-freezing temperatures last month and now his grandmother is charged with...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police pulled over the driver of a 1985 Chevrolet Camaro for an invalid registration before 1 a.m. Dec. 28 and found eight bags of heroin...
Published on January 19, 2020 - Page 23
BERWICK — On Jan. 5 at Berwick VFW Post 821, six Berwick veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor in honor and recognition of their service to our...
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — Jason Kingery, Berwick’s varsity basketball coach, was not courtside for the boys basketball game with Pittston on Tuesday, and it’s...
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — No one has to go through the process of recovery alone. United in Recovery brings the resources to you with its Recovery Resources...
Published on January 13, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man allegedly fled in his pickup after hitting another vehicle at about 2:30 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. Berwick Police were called...