State, national average gas prices continue to climb

State, national average gas prices continue to climb

The state and national average gas prices continued to climb overnight, but the local average held steady.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Scattered showers, thunderstorms predicted through Memorial Day weekend

Scattered showers, thunderstorms predicted through Memorial Day weekend

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are predicted in the Wyoming Valley through the Memorial Day weekend.The National Weather Service indicated that i...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Scattered areas of traffic congestion reported this morning

Scattered areas of traffic congestion reported this morning

Commuters could encounter some scattered areas of minor congestion on the ride into work and school this morning.Free-flowing traffic is reported on I...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Lottery Numbers for Wednesday, May 25

Lottery Numbers for Wednesday, May 25

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 8-3Pick 3: 3-1-3Pick 4: 6-0-3-3Pick 5: 7-0-2-9-7Treasure Hunt: 06-12-19-23-29Evening DrawingPick 2: 7-1Pick 3: 4-1-5Pick 4: 7-...

May 25th, 2016 |  


State Supreme Court rules PUC must disclose whistleblower’s tip letter

State Supreme Court rules PUC must disclose whistleblower’s tip letter

HARRISBURG — In a move expected to provide broader access to public-utility documents, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled the sta...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Lackawanna State Park dedicates new pool complex to the late Pennsylvania Governor William W. Scranton

Lackawanna State Park dedicates new pool complex to the late Pennsylvania Governor William W. Scranton

NORTH ABINGTON TWP. — The weekend weather looks good for Lackawanna County residents who have waited a a year and a half to swim in the new pool...

May 25th, 2016 |  


LCTA to launch a route to Frances Slocum Park for the summer

LCTA to launch a route to Frances Slocum Park for the summer

KINGSTON TWP. — Luzerne County Transportation Authority (LCTA) will provide bus service to Frances Slocum State Park beginning June 11, which is...

May 25th, 2016 |  


United Way holds Day of Caring

United Way holds Day of Caring

The Wyoming Valley was showered in blue Wednesday as volunteers filled area parks, playgrounds, cemeteries and other areas for the United Way Day of C...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Heroin users beware, Luzerne County coroner warns

Heroin users beware, Luzerne County coroner warns

At least 10 Luzerne County residents have died this year from heroin mixed with a powerful new synthetic substance called furanyl fentanyl, county Cor...

May 25th, 2016 |  


TL speller Peter Khoudary out in Round 3 of Scripps National Spelling Bee

TL speller Peter Khoudary out in Round 3 of Scripps National Spelling Bee

NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND — Round 3 of the Scripps National Spelling Bee proved difficult for Times Leader speller Peter Khoudary, 11, of Dallas...

May 25th, 2016 |