News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The mother of a teen accused of taking part in a group attack in another man’s home claims the alleged victims have been harassing her online ever since his arrest.


Sun, 07/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — When police confronted a driver who was traveling the wrong way on East Front Street, they found an open bottle of Original Dark Horse wine, a smashed 22-ounce bottle of Beck’s beer...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A hearing about the noise level at local bars turned into a heated exchange when the borough solicitor asked one witness if he had a vendetta against the bar next door.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Chickens can continue roosting safely in Berwick after an effort to ban them from the borough died for lack of a motion.

That means domestic cats can also continue to roam...

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following civil suits were filed in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht. The defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims soon after they are filed....

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A manhunt for a homeless suspect accused of attempted homicide ended Thursday morning when police found him under a pavilion by the Berwick Veterans of Foreign Wars post.


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here are warning the public to be on the lookout for a homeless man accused of stabbing a Berwick man in the back Tuesday.

John Thomas Gurns, 52, should be considered...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/19/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The winner of a mountain bike at St. Mary’s Church picnic here Sunday kept it only one day before donating it to the upcoming Go Joe event.

Tom Cashman said...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — MetroCast, the cable company providing television, internet and telephone service to much of Columbia and lower Luzerne counties, has been sold to a Canadian subsidiary for $1.4...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/17/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A free training session for emergency responders was nearly canceled recently after less than a third of the volunteers who enrolled showed up.

That upset one student so much...