A big Hooah! for military appreciation at Fairview Elementary

A big Hooah! for military appreciation at Fairview Elementary

FAIRVIEW TWP. — Retired U.S. Army Col. David Brown may have been the main speaker, but his wife Beretta kept stealing the show, holding up a han...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


WB car show lures the classics

WB car show lures the classics

WILKES-BARRE — What do Chevrolet Camaros, Pontiac Firebirds and Honda motorcycles have in common?Not much. Except for the fact they were all on ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Trump son-in-law sought secret channels with Russians

Trump son-in-law sought secret channels with Russians

WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner and Russia’s ambassador to Washington discussed the possibility of setting up a secret and secure communication...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


7-year-old boy shot by pellet gun on WB street

7-year-old boy shot by pellet gun on WB street

WILKES-BARRE — A 7-year-old boy was shot by a pellet gun on a city street Friday afternoon.The situation sounded much more serious at first.Offi...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Music’s elite and celebrities remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgar...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Lawyers representing “Kids for Cash” suit plaintiffs have asked the court to order disgraced former attorney Robert Powell to produce requ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


DEP schedules local public hearings on proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline

DEP schedules local public hearings on proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection set four public hearings on the permit applications for the proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Public defender’s office urges those with warrants to seek legal advice

Public defender’s office urges those with warrants to seek legal advice

WILKES-BARRE — As county officials begin a crackdown, the Luzerne County Public Defender’s Office is encouraging those with warrants to se...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Neighborhood Impact Team hits South Wilkes-Barre in search of nuisance properties

Neighborhood Impact Team hits South Wilkes-Barre in search of nuisance properties

WILKES-BARRE — The unlocked door at the fire-damaged apartment building on Monroe Street welcomed trouble.An intentionally set fire chased tenan...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Real estate cheat Ignacio Beato pleads guilty to wire fraud

Real estate cheat Ignacio Beato pleads guilty to wire fraud

SCRANTON — Accused Hazleton real estate cheat Ignacio Beato pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to bilking home buyers out of more than $750,...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |