Television, speakers reported stolen from residence on Carey Avenue

Television, speakers reported stolen from residence on Carey Avenue

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a television and speakers were reported stolen from a residence on Carey Avenue.At noon on May 8, the resident reporte...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Man charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly shouting in parking lot

Man charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly shouting in parking lot

WILKES-BARRE — Police have charged Nicholas McManus, 21, of Nanticoke, with disorderly conduct after an incident that police said happened at 1:...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Rain could dampen Memorial Day plans

Rain could dampen Memorial Day plans

If you’re heading out to a Memorial Day event, it might not be a bad idea to grab an umbrella.According to a hazardous weather outlook issued by...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day in the Wyoming Valley starts out with no traffic congestion

Memorial Day in the Wyoming Valley starts out with no traffic congestion

Whether you’re gearing up for a Memorial Day event or traveling to visit family, traffic should do little to deter the morning commute.Free-flow...

May 30th, 2016 |  


A day for the birds: Children enjoy educational day at Frances Slocum State Park

A day for the birds: Children enjoy educational day at Frances Slocum State Park

KINGSTON TWP. — Veerys, ovenbirds and flickers. Oh my!So it doesn’t offer the same excitement as the familiar refrain from “The Wiza...

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


Lottery Numbers for Sunday, May 29

Lottery Numbers for Sunday, May 29

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 9-5Pick 3: 2-6-4Pick 4: 5-2-7-8Pick 5: 3-0-6-3-9Treasure Hunt: 03-10-11-19-27Evening DrawingPick 2: 7-6Pick 3: 9-5-9Pick 4: 2-...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Nathan Denison House offers lesson in area’s history

Nathan Denison House offers lesson in area’s history

FORTY FORT — Colonial life was hard. No stores to buy soap or clothing, and everything had to be made by hand, Sherry Emershaw told guests at th...

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


A Memorial Day without Josh Wheeler

A Memorial Day without Josh Wheeler

In a tiny trailer near the eastern Oklahoma border, Joshua L. Wheeler played a central role in raising his five younger siblings. He’d cook them...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Historic Luzerne County Courthouse repairs in the works

Historic Luzerne County Courthouse repairs in the works

WILKES-BARRE — As Luzerne County’s majestic courthouse marks its 107th anniversary this week, county officials are preparing to address wa...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Diocese of Scranton welcomes two new priests

Diocese of Scranton welcomes two new priests

SCRANTON — Two men entered the priesthood Saturday as they were ordained Catholic priests of the Diocese of Scranton.Bishop Joseph C. Bambera wa...

May 29th, 2016 |