News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/25/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A state Attorney General’s office agent went undercover as a drug dealer during a six-month investigation to find people selling heroin, fentanyl, methamphetamine and guns in Columbia...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/25/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — In 1985, a car accident crushed Mike Miller’s hopes of becoming a major league baseball player.

So the man some said was one of the best pitchers to ever play in Berwick...


Sun, 07/25/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Agents with the Office of the Attorney General used confidential informants in Bloomsburg and Berwick to arrange to buy $7,600 worth of fentanyl from a drug dealer in Philadelphia,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick had its police department respond to 40 fireworks incidents over July 4 weekend, Chief Kenneth Strish told council members Monday.

Of those, four people were cited, he...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 07/22/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The engine compartment of a 2011 Jeep burst into flame as it reached Berwick from Nescopeck on Wednesday morning, witnesses said.

Kaeisha Thomas, 32, of East...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 07/22/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Mike Knorr knew something was wrong when he received the email from the state telling him his secretary at Knorr Hauling had filed for unemployment.

She was still working in...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Graffiti Highway won’t be coming to Test Track Park here after all.

Council members decided not to approve a proposal to allow street artists to paint the main street of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/19/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — If the coronavirus infection rate remains steady next school year, Berwick Area Schools students will be required to wear masks on school buses, but nowhere else, under a health and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 07/17/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The owners of The Forge Pub and Eatery has won the borough’s blessing to expand its outdoor seating area, a move they say will let them serve more customers, plus prepare in case of...


Sat, 07/17/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Grace Lutheran Church will be hosting a drive-through-only take-out meal on Sunday, July 25, from 3-5 p.m.

The meal will include hot dogs, macaroni salad, baked beans and a...