Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

WILKES-BARRE — The Marines who raised the American flag on Iwo Jima during World War II are here, immortalized in their historic moment from 194...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

WILKES-BARRE — It’s that time of year — graduation time.Colleges and universities are holding their commencements and for the most p...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Police looking for individual involved in early morning stabbing

Police looking for individual involved in early morning stabbing

WILKES-BARRE — Police are looking for an individual involved in an early morning altercation that left one man in serious condition.According to...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

A rainy Memorial Day morning is in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 70 degrees as of 9:54 a.m. at the...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Witness tips lead to arrests in 2013 Wilkes-Barre homicide case of DJ

Witness tips lead to arrests in 2013 Wilkes-Barre homicide case of DJ

On Tuesday, witness cooperation paid off with two arrests stemming from the slaying of a local disc jockey four years ago.Authorities charged Roberto ...

May 28th, 2017 updated: May 28th, 2017. |  


The fight against crime: Authorities say more citizens help these days

The fight against crime: Authorities say more citizens help these days

WILKES-BARRE — When two young girls were injured after being caught in the crossfire of a shooting at the Sherman Hills apartment complex in Aug...

May 28th, 2017 updated: May 28th, 2017. |  


Despite cool day, visitors enjoy Montage Mountain Water Park opener

Despite cool day, visitors enjoy Montage Mountain Water Park opener

MOOSIC — The pools, slides and ziplines opened for the first time this year at Montage Mountain Ski Resort and Water Park to less than ideal wea...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Turtles for Tots program helps brings kids out of their shells

Turtles for Tots program helps brings kids out of their shells

KINGSTON TWP. — A group of toddlers had a shell of a time Saturday as they learned all about turtles at Frances Slocum State Park.Kathy Kelchner...

May 27th, 2017 |  


‘Flea market on wheels’ to help church fix broken bell

‘Flea market on wheels’ to help church fix broken bell

PITTSTON — Nearly 20 vendors participated in a “Flea Market on Wheels” on Saturday at St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church....

May 27th, 2017 |