News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 05/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — One of the men arrested in Thursday night’s meth raid in Berwick says his half-brother is to blame for the entire meth-cooking operation at their 325 E. Fourth St. home.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 05/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman who was pulled over with an active meth pot brewing in her car while eight months pregnant now says that traffic stop saved her life.

Lyndsey Kramer, 24, had been...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Officers serving a search warrant Thursday at a suspected methamphetamine lab found five people and a bubbling pot of the toxic and highly flammable drug, police say.

Four men...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Wise Foods workers rejected another contract offer in a split vote Wednesday, just days before their health insurance benefits are scheduled to be cut, the union leader said.

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Fri, 05/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from May 17-23:

May 17

•12:08 a.m. — 1500 block West Front Street, assist EMS

•12:53 a.m. — 1500...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/28/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 19-year-old who predicted charges against him would be dropped in a stolen bank-card case and subsequent police chase did indeed see several counts withdrawn Wednesday.

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Thu, 05/28/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — One of the reactors at the nuclear plant here is back up and running after a planned maintenance outage.

Unit 2 was back online Monday after workers replaced approximately 40...


 | By Tim Hare
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Longtime Berwick football coach George Curry submitted a letter of resignation Tuesday saying he would leave the program after the 2015 season, according to Berwick Area...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teenager accused of breaking into the Berwick baseball field clubhouse last year, then leading police on a foot chase through Nescopeck last month quietly agreed to send charges to...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — DeLuxe Building Systems will lay off many of its 180 workers temporarily this summer while the plant is between jobs. But employees are expected to be back on the production lines in...