News from Berwick

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from May 1-6.

May 1

• 1:36 a.m. — 500 block West Front Street, domestic

• 2:53 a.m. — Arch...

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from April 23-30.

April 23

• 2:18 a.m. — 800 block LaSalle Street, hit and run

• 3 a.m. —...

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00

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

Distinguished Honors

Fifth grade — Rebecca...

 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A “door-to-door” inspection of some of Columbia County’s 33,000 properties has generated $1.1 million in new property tax revenues to school districts and another $300,000 in county...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/06/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A lawyer tried but failed Monday to win dismissal of a drunken driving charge for his client, whose license is suspended because of a previous DUI in which he struck and killed a...

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Ber-Vaughn pool is offering adaptive swim times and swimming lessons, as well as a chance to become a deputy lifeguard, to people with handicaps this summer.


 | By Leon Bogdan
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — It took “substantial force” for police to arrest a man who they caught breaking into Bob’s Philly Style Subs early Thursday, charges say.

By the end of officers’ scuffle with...

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said he plans to take on large pharmaceutical companies for their role in the opioid epidemic sweeping the state.

“They are...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A partnership between the attorney general’s office and Berwick that led to the arrests of 475 people on narcotics charges abruptly ended at the beginning of this year, the police...

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man is accused of brutally kicking his girlfriend after a fight last month.

Dorothy McGovern told police she and Robert K. Staab...