News from BERWICK

Published on July 31, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police say three Berwick men were nabbed in a borough drug investigation after one was stopped with nearly 500 packets of heroin and...
Published on July 31, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League (B.A.L.L.) will have final fall baseball sign-ups today from 4-5:30 p.m. and Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at the Ber-...
Published on July 30, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman accused of being part of a drug ring took her young daughter along on a drug run, charges say. Saydie Rae Auchter, 27, who was...
Published on July 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Downtown Berwick businesses were posting signs with a common theme on Wednesday: “Closed, no power.” The lack of electricity lasted more...
Published on July 27, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick Senior Citizens Center thrift store is making a comeback. Four months after organizers announced the store was closing...
Published on July 26, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A mother called police after allegedly hearing her son talk about the drugs he left behind at his old residence. Now Cody Michael Klinger...
Published on July 25, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A state Attorney General’s office agent went undercover as a drug dealer during a six-month investigation to find people selling heroin,...
Published on July 25, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — In 1985, a car accident crushed Mike Miller’s hopes of becoming a major league baseball player. So the man some said was one of the best...
Published on July 25, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Agents with the Office of the Attorney General used confidential informants in Bloomsburg and Berwick to arrange to buy $7,600 worth of...
Published on July 23, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick had its police department respond to 40 fireworks incidents over July 4 weekend, Chief Kenneth Strish told council members Monday...
Published on July 22, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Mike Knorr knew something was wrong when he received the email from the state telling him his secretary at Knorr Hauling had filed for...
Published on July 22, 2021 - Page 5
BERWICK — The engine compartment of a 2011 Jeep burst into flame as it reached Berwick from Nescopeck on Wednesday morning, witnesses said. Kaeisha...
Published on July 20, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Graffiti Highway won’t be coming to Test Track Park here after all. Council members decided not to approve a proposal to allow street...
Published on July 19, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — If the coronavirus infection rate remains steady next school year, Berwick Area Schools students will be required to wear masks on school...
Published on July 17, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The owners of The Forge Pub and Eatery has won the borough’s blessing to expand its outdoor seating area, a move they say will let them...
Published on July 17, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man whom police tried to pick up on a misdemeanor drug charge tried to flee on a bicycle, court papers allege. But police not only caught...
Published on July 17, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Grace Lutheran Church will be hosting a drive-through-only take-out meal on Sunday, July 25, from 3-5 p.m. The meal will include hot dogs...
Published on July 17, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — When the American Legion Region 5 tournament brackets were announced, Berwick was awarded the closest thing to home-field advantage it...
Published on July 15, 2021 - Page 6
BERWICK — A Berwick man who choked his pregnant girlfriend faces a felony charge of aggravated assault of an unborn child, police said. Naji Meek...
Published on July 14, 2021 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man who violated a Protection from Abuse Order was found by police hiding in a crawl space under couch cushions and garbage bags...
Published on July 13, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drug dealer crashed his car on his way to a drug deal, then unwittingly handed it over to an undercover narcotics agent to cover up that...
Published on July 12, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Americans are being sold short by the olive oil they’re offered on most store shelves, A.J. Vezendy said — and he means to change that, in...
Published on July 12, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Borough Council members told a resident that if he counts the trucks driving on his street, they’ll reconsider taking steps to try to limit...
Published on July 12, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Jake Lisnock and Berwick’s Major Division Little League baseball all-star squad capped a marvelous tournament by winning its first...
Published on July 11, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The director of nursing at St. Thomas Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center was fired after she failed to promptly alert family members of...
Published on July 11, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — Transportation officials plan to remove a guide rail on a curve on Summerhill Avenue, but it won’t say exactly why. In April, the...
Published on July 10, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Grant Evensen delivered the big blow with a home run, Gabe Decker drove in three runs, and Berwick forced a winner-take-all game for the...
Published on July 9, 2021 - Page 6
BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way will distribute $96,000 in its 2021-22 fiscal year to pay for nine programs with eight agencies, according to a...
Published on July 8, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police have seized cell phones and a camera box they hope might hold video showing what happened to a 1-year-old girl who died suddenly...
Published on July 8, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A non-profit redevelopment group may rescue and revive the long-vacant, deteriorating former Geppetto’s building on West Front Street....
Published on July 8, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Four pitchers combined to strike out 14 batters while scattering four hits, and Berwick’s Major Division Little League baseball all-stars...
Published on July 7, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Council members here are sending a letter to state legislators calling for the repeal of a 2017 law that allows Pennsylvanians to buy...
Published on July 6, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick landlord is pushing back against claims she didn’t have enough smoke alarms in an apartment building that caught fire last week...
Published on July 6, 2021 - Page 10
BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant complaints were filed in District Judge Russell L. Lawton ’s office. Such cases are sometimes resolved soon...
Published on July 6, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Cam Conklin and Jake Lisnock each collected three hits and Berwick topped Lewisburg, 14-2, in Little League Major Division baseball...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — At least 20 residents at St. Thomas Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center died of COVID-19, but family members checking the state site...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man left his two young children alone in his vehicle while he went into a bar and drank several alcoholic beverages, then came...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The nursing home adjacent to the hospital here has been forbidden to accept new patients since its last state inspection, the state...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — The 72nd and 73rd Farver Family Reunion will be held Sunday, July 11, starting at noon, at Ber-Vaughn Park at pavilions 2 and 3 on the...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 7
BERWICK — St. Thomas Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center is owned by a new corporation, but the officers of that corporation are the same people who...
Published on July 4, 2021 - Page 12
BERWICK — Berwick pitchers Gabe Decker, Grant Evensen and Jake Lisnock combined to strike out 11 Snyder County batters in a 10-3 Major Division...
Published on July 3, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Beth Israel Congregation will be welcoming Shabbat at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 9, with an in-person service and vegetarian potluck. The...
Published on July 3, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Trent Munson had three hits, scored a run and drove in three RBIs to lead Bloomsburg’s Major Division Little League all-stars to a 5-2 win...
Published on July 2, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A fire that destroyed a Berwick apartment and severely damaged the surrounding units Monday was started by an air conditioner, fire...
Published on July 2, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following civil complaints and judgments were filed recently in District Judge Richard W. Knecht ’s office. Such claims are often...
Published on July 2, 2021 - Page 7
BERWICK — The following civil complaints and judgments were filed recently in District Judge Richard W. Knecht ’s office. Such claims are often...
Published on July 1, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Berwick’s Jake Lisnock struck out eight while Gabe Decker finished with five in a combined no-hitter, 3-0 win over Warrior Run in Major...
Published on June 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Officials are investigating the Saturday afternoon death of a 1-year-old girl. Neighbors had begun CPR on Amara Diaz when police and...
Published on June 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A blaze swept through a two-story apartment building Monday morning, forcing residents to flee in a panic as flames quickly spread under...
Published on June 27, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 56-year-old man allegedly led police on a slow-speed chase down the middle of Front Street. Richard James Sorce, of 855 E. Front St.,...