Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 11-18: Food stored at too high temps., non-compliance

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 11-18: Food stored at too high temps., non-compliance

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

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Agreement reached in transgender inmate case

Agreement reached in transgender inmate case

SCRANTON — The Lackawanna County Prison will continue to administer hormone medication to a transgender inmate on the condition the inmate assum...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 3-11: No certified food handler, non-compliance

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 3-11: No certified food handler, non-compliance

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

July 16th, 2017 |  


Two Luzerne County men indicted in Avoca bank robbery

Two Luzerne County men indicted in Avoca bank robbery

SCRANTON — Two Luzerne County men have been indicted by a federal grand jury on bank robbery charges.The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Mi...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 13th, 2017. |  


YMCA receives donation for Bernie’s Run

YMCA receives donation for Bernie’s Run

Joseph Coyne, retired Wilkes-Barre police chief, presented a $1,000 donation to the Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA for the 34th Annual Bernie’s Memori...

July 12th, 2017 |  


In wake of Con-ui verdict, thousands sign petition to protect law enforcement

In wake of Con-ui verdict, thousands sign petition to protect law enforcement

WILKES-BARRE — In the wake of the Jessie Con-ui verdict, a petition urging lawmakers to draft legislation stipulating a mandatory death sentence...

July 12th, 2017 updated: July 12th, 2017. |  


Rain, potentially severe storms predicted as weekend approaches

Rain, potentially severe storms predicted as weekend approaches

Some stronger thunderstorms could impact the Wyoming Valley as the weekend approaches.According to a hazardous weather outlook issued by the National ...

July 12th, 2017 updated: July 12th, 2017. |  


Transgender inmate sues over alleged hormone denial

Transgender inmate sues over alleged hormone denial

SCRANTON — The rights of a transgender Lackawanna County Prison inmate were violated when prison doctors refused to provide hormone medication e...

July 11th, 2017 updated: July 12th, 2017. |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections June 26-29: Grease build-up leads to non-compliance

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections June 26-29: Grease build-up leads to non-compliance

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

July 9th, 2017 updated: July 9th, 2017. |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections June 20-26: Cleanliness, low temperature issues lead to non-compliance

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections June 20-26: Cleanliness, low temperature issues lead to non-compliance

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

July 2nd, 2017 |