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.

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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.

The...


 | 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...