News from Berwick

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — On Thursday, Talen Energy will conduct the annual test of all sirens in the 10-mile radius that are part of the Susquehanna nuclear plant emergency notification system.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 08/16/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 24-year-old man is charged with asking two teen girls to send him naked photos of themselves, but police say they know there are other victims and hope they will come forward.

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Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Potassium iodide or KI tablets will be distributed free on Thursday, Aug. 24, to anyone who lives or works within 10 miles of the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station near here.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 08/14/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Salvation Army post here is hoping new tactics will stop people from illegally dumping trash around its clothing donation bin.

Piles of old mattresses, broken furniture,...


Sun, 08/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Erica Perez, D.O., has joined the medical staff of Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center to practice family medicine.

Dr. Perez is a graduate of...


 | By Gary Pang
Sun, 08/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A girl, 15, told a judge that she was raped by an older man who took her from her family, put a vile-tasting white powder on her tongue, and made her shower before she escaped through...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 08/13/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A shirtless man yelling obscenities and making “finger gestures” at neighbors and passing motorists was locked up over the ruckus Saturday afternoon, police say.

Gregory...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man allegedly grabbed a woman by the throat and pinned her against a wall before pushing her down three steps, court papers say.

Andrew Paul Kaiser, 46, allegedly assaulted...


 | By Gary Pang
Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A pregnant woman underwent an emergency cesarean section after the car she was riding in was struck by a drunken driver on Christmas Eve 2016, a lawsuit says.

Rhea Brown of...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thu, 08/10/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — An employee at a storage facility who was using a blowtorch to clear weeds accidentally set the building on fire Wednesday afternoon, officials say.

A plywood-covered door at...


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