News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Firefighters say occupants of a trailer here were using a heating vent as an ash tray, sparking a small fire around 2:20 Wednesday afternoon.

Ruth Longenberger, who lives in...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — An 81-year-old man who allegedly held two visitors at gunpoint saw the serious charges withdrawn as part of a plea agreement.

Roland E. Johns believed the pair had stolen from...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of leading police on a high-speed chase while his four passengers pleaded for him to stop sent all his charges on to county court Monday morning.

Greg...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man didn’t let the hours he allegedly spent stalking his ex-girlfriend become down time; while staking out the house where she was staying, he sold drugs from his car, police said...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Contributions to the Salvation Army’s red kettle drive are down this year, putting the charity’s programs at risk, says the leader of the local post.

As of Monday, donations...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two Shickshinny teens accused of being part of a trio that broke into numerous vehicles in Benton are now also accused of breaking into several vehicles in North Centre and Briar...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Volunteers with Ranger Hose Company continued a long-standing tradition Sunday by blessing their new engine with water and a minister.

“We want to thank the borough of Berwick...


 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 62-year-old woman was killed Saturday night when the vehicle she was riding in was struck head-on by an SUV, officials say.

Cathy G. Weaver of Berwick was unresponsive when...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A year ago, Cheetah Chassis didn’t have enough orders to keep its factory running.

But now that a new chassis the company designed for the fracking industry is doing so well,...


Sat, 12/09/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — An Orangeville man was charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia when police were called to Domino’s Pizza on Market Street, to a report of an...


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