Rain, possible thunderstorms predicted for the rest of the week

Rain, possible thunderstorms predicted for the rest of the week

Keep that rain gear handy, because it looks like rain is expected in the Wyoming Valley right through the rest of the week.The National Weather Servic...

May 4th, 2016 |  


State’s average gas price climbed slightly overnight

State’s average gas price climbed slightly overnight

The state’s average gas price rose slightly overnight, while the local and national averages held steady.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Scattered areas of minor congestion reported this morning

Scattered areas of minor congestion reported this morning

Scattered areas of minor traffic congestion are reported in the Wyoming Valley this morning.Free-flowing traffic reported on Interstates 81 and 476. S...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Lottery Numbers for Tuesday, May 3

Lottery Numbers for Tuesday, May 3

Midday DrawingPick 2: 8-5Pick 3: 4-4-1Pick 4: 9-3-9-3Pick 5: 7-0-2-8-5Treasure Hunt: 03-07-20-25-28Evening DrawingPick 2: 3-4Pick 3: 0-5-8Pick 4: 0-0-...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Annual butterfly release held at Sarah J. Dymond Elementary School in Harding for the last time

Annual butterfly release held at Sarah J. Dymond Elementary School in Harding for the last time

HARDING — Releasing of butterflies has been a tradition at the Sarah J. Dymond Elementary School, but this time would be the last.The students a...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Popular Moon Lake Park bike trail damaged by timbering

Popular Moon Lake Park bike trail damaged by timbering

Janine Dymond and others who regularly bike at Moon Lake Park in Plymouth Township have watched in horror as sections of their popular trail have been...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Harveys Lake fatal hit-and-run suspect petitions court for release on nominal bail

Harveys Lake fatal hit-and-run suspect petitions court for release on nominal bail

WILKES-BARRE — Attorneys for Michael Scavone have asked that the fatal hit-and-run suspect be freed on nominal bail because he has been in priso...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Trump all but clinches Republican presidential nomination as Cruz drops out of race

Trump all but clinches Republican presidential nomination as Cruz drops out of race

INDIANAPOLIS — In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with...

May 3rd, 2016 updated: May 3rd, 2016. |  


Rice township secretary resigns at supervisors meeting

Rice township secretary resigns at supervisors meeting

RICE TWP. — The township supervisors accepted the resignation of their secretary Tuesday night.In front of a full meeting room, Alicia Stier, to...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre parish wins big with Kentucky Derby themed event

Wilkes-Barre parish wins big with Kentucky Derby themed event

WILKES-BARRE — With betters cheering, clapping and jumping out of their seats, the hall of the Marymount Parish Center on South Hancock Street r...

May 3rd, 2016 |