Elected officials tour Dorrance Township farm, hear about farming issues

Elected officials tour Dorrance Township farm, hear about farming issues

DORRANCE TWP. — A couple state legislators and representatives of several other elected officials spent Monday down on the farm to learn what is...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Dallas High School students’ photo to appear on Times Square Megatron

Dallas High School students’ photo to appear on Times Square Megatron

KINGSTON TWP. — When Dallas High School senior Meghan Donahue said yes to Ethan Foote’s prom date proposal, neither of them expected their...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Fitbit makes exercise more of a game with new app; also updating older models

Fitbit makes exercise more of a game with new app; also updating older models

NEW YORK — Fitbit wants to help you exercise more by making you think you’re hiking famous trails instead of strolling around your neighbo...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County Manager David Pedri provides status report on all divisions

Luzerne County Manager David Pedri provides status report on all divisions

Luzerne County Manager C. David Pedri said he can’t guarantee Children and Youth’s license will be removed from provisional status next mo...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Stahl: Objections to wrongful termination lawsuit meant ‘to harass me’

Stahl: Objections to wrongful termination lawsuit meant ‘to harass me’

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School District and Pennsylvania State Education Association objected to Stephen Stahl’s wrongful ter...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Lyndwood building in Hanover Township fully reborn for first day of school

Lyndwood building in Hanover Township fully reborn for first day of school

HANOVER TWP. — John Balbach read “Five Little Monkeys” with Shakespearean flair, Ava Spielmann broke into a fully-choreographed chee...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania needs to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Monday, yet he remains gua...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Mylan to launch cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

Mylan to launch cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

Mylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as “Young Frankenstein” and “Blazing Saddles,” has died. He was 83.Wilder’...

August 29th, 2016 |  


State Police: 2 charged, 1 sought in connection with Luzerne man’s death

State Police: 2 charged, 1 sought in connection with Luzerne man’s death

DUNMORE — Two men stand accused and a third is being soughtwith jumper cables and dumping his body in a wooded area of Susquehanna County.Pennsy...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |