News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 10/11/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 19-year-old man allegedly beat up two teenage girls and threatened to shoot them and friends.

Justin Bertollo, of 210 Walnut St., Berwick, is accused of text-messaging...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Mon, 10/11/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Volunteer firefighters are so committed to keeping Riverfest crowds and vendors safe, several even camp out at Test Track Park during the entire four-day event.

About 15...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 10/09/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A couple who had 30 animals taken by humane society officers has been charged with 55 counts of neglecting pets.

Jennifer Yost, 43, and her boyfriend, Travis Cheslock, are...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 10/06/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK —Brandy Switzer remembers the first time her first husband made her bleed.

She was only 18 when they married in 1996, not long after meeting at the Bloomsburg Fair, she said. He...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 10/05/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Firefighters here are getting a rehab unit so they can cool off volunteers.

“The closest one to us is in Danville,” said Corey Wark, West Berwick chief. “During the Orange...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 10/04/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — An argument between a couple that had broken up turned physical, leaving one man with a broken cell phone, an injured nose and a sprained finger, police said.

Timothy Switzer...


Sat, 10/02/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman ordered to euthanize her dog allegedly threatened a neighbor she blamed for it, court papers say.

Holly R. Quick, 57, of 325 E. 10th St., Berwick,...


Thu, 09/30/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Nonprofit and government agencies in Columbia County can apply for grants to for operating, programs or capital budgets short on money due to COVID, according to the Community Giving...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/30/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough’s July 4 fireworks display can take place at Berwick Area School Disrict’s Crispin Field after all, the school board decided.

But some school board members remain...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/29/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who couldn’t remember his own name when pulled over had marijuana in his car, police say.

Austin David Soboleski, 27, of 61 Confers Lane, admitted to police he...