News from Berwick

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Lawrence W. Cope, 60, of 55 Kings Point, Bloomsburg, pled guilty to harassing Susan Frazier, 57, after pushing her at their home at 4:29 p.m. May 5....

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/31/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver kicked her passenger out of the car and tried to run him down, witnesses said, but instead the vehicle hit a utility pole, ripped the electric wires from a councilman’s house...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 05/30/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police officers here may soon be sporting new uniforms with washable bulletproof vests and new badges.

Officials said the new uniforms were a compromise between the officers...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/29/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Cats will have to be on leashes or in cages when they leave their owners’ properties, and live chickens will be outlawed altogether under a new ordinance being considered by council...

 | By Michael Lester
Fri, 05/27/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Rick McFadden lay face down and unconscious in the middle of Route 11 in Shickshinny “bleeding everywhere” last Father’s Day.

A motorcycle crash in a rain storm had left the...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/27/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of conspiring to operate a meth lab reluctantly agreed to waive his preliminary hearing recently because no attorney had been appointed for him.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/27/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — An alleged heroin dealer and a mother accused of helping him sell the drug while letting him stay in her apartment with her two young daughters are now headed to trial.


 | By Adam Roberts
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Crestwood capitalized on several Berwick mistakes in the District 2 quarterfinals, beating the Bulldogs, 3-1.

The Bulldogs (10-9) had a chance to pull ahead early, but...

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

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

May 15

• 12:02 a.m. — 300 block North Oak Street, trespass

• 12:13 a.m. — 500 block...

 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man jailed for allegedly threatening his mother and her friend says he can’t stand prison because all his cellmates do is talk about cooking meth.

Austin Eugene...