Ramp from I-80 east to I-81 north in Butler Township closed

Ramp from I-80 east to I-81 north in Butler Township closed

DUNMORE — The ramp from Interstate 80 east to Interstate 81 north in Butler Township was closed for emergency repairs Thursday after constructio...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Working his ‘magic’

Working his ‘magic’

Pat Ward works his magic on 7-year-old Troy Gustinucci during Children’s Day at the Farmers Market on Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square Thursda...

July 28th, 2016 |  


INTERACTIVE: Map of violent crime in Wilkes-Barre, 01/01/16-6/30/16

INTERACTIVE: Map of violent crime in Wilkes-Barre, 01/01/16-6/30/16

WILKES-BARRE — According to a citywide crime report prepared by the Wilkes-Barre Police Department’s CompStat program, the city saw 76 vio...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


NWS: Flash Flood Watch in NEPA Thursday night through Friday morning

NWS: Flash Flood Watch in NEPA Thursday night through Friday morning

A Flash Flood Watch alert has been issued for Luzerne, Lackawanna, Pike and southern Wayne counties by the National Weather Service in Binghamton, New...

July 28th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Statistics on DNC viewership, cost of security

DNC 2016: Statistics on DNC viewership, cost of security

PHILADELPHIA — Here is some statistical information about the Democratic National Convention from throughout the event:• 24.7 million view...

July 28th, 2016 |  


First election a memorable one for Mountain Top woman

First election a memorable one for Mountain Top woman

PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is about Hillary Clinton and her quest to become the first female president in the histor...

July 28th, 2016 |  


No favoritism shown in new hire, says Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George

No favoritism shown in new hire, says Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George

WILKES-BARRE — Mayor Tony George confirmed the daughter of a member of his transition team was hired for a parking enforcement job.George said t...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Gov. Tom Wolf to speak at DNC before Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech

Gov. Tom Wolf to speak at DNC before Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech

PHILADELPHIA — Gov. Tom Wolf is expected to address the 2016 Democratic National Convention Thursday night.Wolf is expected to speak ahead of Hi...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Hats off to transportation services and DNC volunteers

DNC 2016: Hats off to transportation services and DNC volunteers

PHILADELPHIA — Transportation to and from the Wells Fargo Center has been pretty impressive, considering the number of people attending the Demo...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Beyond the Byline: Bill O’Boyle can play on our team any day of the week

Beyond the Byline: Bill O’Boyle can play on our team any day of the week

Make no mistake about it — Bill O’Boyle has, on more than one occasion, driven every one of us in the newsroom crazy.But, dear Lord, there...

July 28th, 2016 |