News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 08/03/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of leading police on a slow-speed chase almost lost his chance to see his felony charge withdrawn when he wandered away from a preliminary hearing Monday before signing...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 08/03/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here gave out $1.45 million in federal COVID relief money Monday night, helping to pay for everything from new computer software for the street department to $500,000...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 08/02/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough police department saw applicants for two officer positions more than quadruple after it offered to send candidates through the police academy and accept applications from...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 08/01/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck woman is charged with selling fentanyl after police said they used a confidential informant for a controlled drug deal at her apartment.

Angie Atkinson, 36, of 54...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 07/31/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League (B.A.L.L.) will have final fall baseball sign-ups today from 4-5:30 p.m. and Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at the Ber-Vaughn Park concession stand.

Any...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 07/31/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say three Berwick men were nabbed in a borough drug investigation after one was stopped with nearly 500 packets of heroin and fentanyl, according to court documents.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/30/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of being part of a drug ring took her young daughter along on a drug run, charges say.

Saydie Rae Auchter, 27, who was last known to live at 224 Line St.,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thu, 07/29/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Downtown Berwick businesses were posting signs with a common theme on Wednesday: “Closed, no power.”

The lack of electricity lasted more than eight hours. It was attributed...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/27/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Senior Citizens Center thrift store is making a comeback.

Four months after organizers announced the store was closing permanently, volunteers say they plan to...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 07/26/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A mother called police after allegedly hearing her son talk about the drugs he left behind at his old residence.

Now Cody Michael Klinger, 29, faces drug charges after police...