News from Berwick

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman was drunk after an accident here last month, which happened after another driver used a turn signal but didn’t turn, charges say.

Alyson Ann Hergan...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A menacing phone call to Congressman Lou Barletta’s office had borough officials on high alert during Monday night’s council meeting.

A Berwick resident called the congressman...


 | By Chris Krepich
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A furnace that caught fire and some melting plastic sent Berwick firefighters racing to two different calls within minutes Sunday afternoon.

The first call at 362 Grant St....


Mon, 02/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Sixth grade —Maryanna...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 02/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teenager caught hanging out near his ex-girlfriend’s house to harass her saw the most serious charge dropped in court here, but was warned he’ll be back in jail if he bothers her...


Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick woman who lost almost $800 to scam artists got off relatively inexpensively, say the owners of the prepaid card company the con artists used.

A survey of 2,000...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Con artists pretending to be PPL representatives cheated a 78-year-old Berwick woman out of almost $800.

The callers threatened to turn off the electricity to the woman’s...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman recently arrested for the 10th time for stealing waived her right to a hearing in her latest case and will now stand trial on a felony count for allegedly swiping candy and...


Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An insurance company is suing a motorist for money it says it paid out in an accident involving one of its clients.

Franklin Insurance Co., Cedar Rapids,...


Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Michael Winder of Mike Winder Contracting, 177 Old Berwick Highway, Nescopeck, is suing Aric Bernard of FHC Solutions...