News from Berwick

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Nov. 15-21:

Nov. 15

• 12:14 a.m. — 6000 block Park Road, assist Bloomsburg State Police

• 1:29 a...

Fri, 11/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following landlords filed complaints seeking rent from tenants in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht. The defendants in such cases sometimes settle...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 11/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 40-year-old woman hosted an underage drinking party at her house here, then interfered with police trying to get the names of the imbibing youngsters, court papers say.


Thu, 11/26/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of stabbing an EMT in the thigh with the rescuer’s own trauma scissors will now face felony charges of aggravated assault in county court.

Wayne Allen...

 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A convicted killer tried to murder a prison guard from the Berwick area last weekend in his cell, slashing the man’s throat with a razor-tipped shank from ear to Adam’s apple and...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 11/24/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Run for the Diamonds pasta dinner will take place Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Berwick.

The dinner will have a guest speaker, author and motivational...

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 00:00

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

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The annual parade of rail cars from Northumberland to here and back to collect toys and cash donations for the Toys for Tots campaign will take place Saturday, Dec. 5.


 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 11/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An intoxicated man found bleeding in the road attacked an ambulance worker, stabbing the EMT in the thigh twice with his own trauma scissors, authorities say.

Wayne Allen...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — When Bridgett Coolbaugh heard Life Flight being dispatched to Berwick Nov. 4, she didn’t give it much thought.

As the wife of the fire chief and a volunteer herself, the radio...