Former Nanticoke police chief William Shultz remembered at memorial service

Former Nanticoke police chief William Shultz remembered at memorial service

NANTICOKE — Police officers and officials from across the county came to honor William Shultz, the Nanticoke police chief from 2012 until his de...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


New amenities discussed for Dallas Township and Kunkle parks

DALLAS TWP. — A skate park, bike trails and Frisbee golf course were just some ideas discussed at a public meeting regarding renovations to Dall...

August 26th, 2016 |  


FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL SCORES

Wyoming Valley West 48, Scranton 41 FINALNorth Penn 41, Northwest 6 FINALGAR 49, Honesdale 7 FINALCoughlin 20, Dallas 7 FINALBerwick 44, Hazleton Area...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Air Force investigating sexual assault report against four-star general

Air Force investigating sexual assault report against four-star general

The Air Force is investigating a sexual assault report against a retired four-star general who was on active duty at the time of the alleged incident,...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


First-year students adjusting to dorm life on campus at Wilkes University

First-year students adjusting to dorm life on campus at Wilkes University

WILKES-BARRE — Jason Tisa said he brought just about everything he had in his room at home in Rochester, N.Y.Tisa, 18, is one of 200-plus first-...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


New reward offered in 30-year-old cold case of missing Scranton girl

New reward offered in 30-year-old cold case of missing Scranton girl

SCRANTON —It’s been 30 years since the disappearance of Michelle Jolene Lakey, then 11, on Aug. 26, 1986, but to her family, it still seem...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Frances Slocum building dedication honors Solano for decades of work

Frances Slocum building dedication honors Solano for decades of work

KINGSTON TWP. — Toni Tabone was sitting on a bench staring at the lake at Frances Slocum Park Friday morning.“It’s just so peaceful ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Judge sentences ‘curious’ Luzerne teen charged with downloading child porn

Judge sentences ‘curious’ Luzerne teen charged with downloading child porn

WILKES-BARRE — A Luzerne teen who allegedly said he downloaded images of naked children because he was curious was sentenced Friday to up to two...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Mother of kindergartner sues Wyoming Valley West over alleged sexual assault

Mother of kindergartner sues Wyoming Valley West over alleged sexual assault

WILKES-BARRE — The mother of a kindergarten girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by two male classmates inside a closet at Schuyler Element...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


State Police: 3-year-old Nescopeck girl found safe after Amber Alert

State Police: 3-year-old Nescopeck girl found safe after Amber Alert

NESCOPECK — Pennsylvania State Police say a 3-year-old girl whose alleged abduction sparked an Amber Alert Friday morning was later found safe i...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |