News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 09/09/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Manager Debra Force has resigned.

Scott Bower, vice president of council, said she turned in her notice Tuesday. Her last official day will be Sept. 18, but she may...


Fri, 09/08/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman called police to report an intoxicated man allegedly assaulting three women — including the man’s mother — at a LaSalle Street home.

When officers arrived at 331...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Area United Way is taking its 2017 campaign kickoff to the streets.

The charity is hosting a farm-to-table dinner on Fifth Street between McBride Memorial Library and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The CEO of Berwick Hospital Center, Diane Ljungquist, retired as of Thursday, a hospital spokeswoman confirmed.

Ljungquist’s retirement comes in the midst of rumors the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Bulldogs are coming back to the airwaves starting tonight, WHLM announced Thursday.

Jim Doyle, the long-time voice of Bulldogs football, and Andy Ulicny, his color...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 09/06/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — School officials had the air and water around the district tested after a candidate for Salem Township supervisor reported high levels of coliform bacteria in Thompsons Run.

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 | By Chris Krepich
Tue, 09/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 26-year-old Berwick woman died Monday, and investigators have reason to suspect a drug overdose, officials say.

If those suspicions prove true, Chelsea Rybak’s death would...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tue, 09/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man hit his wife and then began pulling his children from their beds and shoving them out into the cold early Saturday, arrest papers say.

But borough police intervened,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 09/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — School directors here decided to hold off a year before suspending athletes who don’t meet stricter new academic standards.

Instead, they decided, they want to make sure the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 09/04/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg-area man allegedly told a witness to a hit-and-run crash he would “slit the witnesses throat” if anyone contacted police, court papers say.

Berwick Police and...


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