Wyoming Valley Levee fee increasing this year; public meeting scheduled

Wyoming Valley Levee fee increasing this year; public meeting scheduled

The Wyoming Valley Levee fee is rising this year, impacting 14,153 Luzerne County property owners who are protected by the flood-control system along ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Tattoo lovers gather in Scranton for convention

Tattoo lovers gather in Scranton for convention

SCRANTON — Tattoo artists and enthusiasts alike gathered at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center on Friday night for the opening night of t...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Lottery numbers for Friday, April 21, 2017

Lottery numbers for Friday, April 21, 2017

Midday Drawing Pick 2: 0-1Pick 3: 5-4-6Pick 4: 3-2-2-3Pick 5: 1-5-5-9-4Wild: 0Treasure Hunt: 01-02-11-12-17Evening DrawingPick 2: 5-7Pick 3: 4-6-0Pick...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Relay for Life brings together cancer surivors, caregivers at Misericordia

Relay for Life brings together cancer surivors, caregivers at Misericordia

DALLAS TWP. — For Nicole Sadler, getting involved with Relay For Life was a new thing to do — an up-and-coming fundraiser at her Florence,...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Trooper’s mother says she doesn’t hate killer, but wants justice

Trooper’s mother says she doesn’t hate killer, but wants justice

MILFORD — The mother of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper said Friday she doesn’t hate her son’s killer, but wants him held ...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Judge allows testimony of impact of execution on family and friends of Con-ui

Judge allows testimony of impact of execution on family and friends of Con-ui

The judge presiding in the upcoming death penalty case of the federal inmate accused of murdering corrections officer Eric Williams ruled defense atto...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Volunteers plant trees in Pinchot State Forest to celebrate Earth Day

Volunteers plant trees in Pinchot State Forest to celebrate Earth Day

PLYMOUTH TWP. — Nearly 200 volunteers got down and dirty Friday, planting roughly 4,000 trees in celebration of Earth Day.Volunteers made their ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Cops: Man resisted, stunned by Tasers outside WB hotel

Cops: Man resisted, stunned by Tasers outside WB hotel

WILKES-BARRE — Eric G. Conahan, 26, of Trucksville, was stunned by police Tasers twice early Friday and is now facing charges of resisting arres...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Wolf strips Stack of security after complaints of mistreating troopers

Wolf strips Stack of security after complaints of mistreating troopers

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Breaking decades of precedent, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is stripping the state’s lieutenant governor, Mike Stack,...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Local United Way President/CEO Bill Jones recalls encounter with Dan Rooney

Local United Way President/CEO Bill Jones recalls encounter with Dan Rooney

WILKES-BARRE — You can learn a lot about a person when you sit next to them on an airplane.Bill Jones, president/CEO of the United Way of Wyomin...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |