WBS Airport terminal demolition should wrap up by Air Show debut

WBS Airport terminal demolition should wrap up by Air Show debut

PITTSTON TWP. — Demolition of the old terminal at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport is under way, and officials believe it will be...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Residents urge county to replace demolished Division Street Bridge

Residents urge county to replace demolished Division Street Bridge

WILKES-BARRE — The demolished Division Street Bridge over Solomon Creek in Wilkes-Barre and Hanover Township must be replaced, a group of townsh...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre mayor still unsatisfied with official’s response to high water

Wilkes-Barre mayor still unsatisfied with official’s response to high water

WILKES-BARRE — It wasn’t water under the bridge for Mayor Tony George, who kept up his dispute with a county official Tuesday over the res...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Thousands answer the call, but Red Cross blood shortage continues

Thousands answer the call, but Red Cross blood shortage continues

WILKES-BARRE — Thousands of people have responded to the call for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross earlier this mon...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Analysis finds most and least educated cities in America

Analysis finds most and least educated cities in America

If you’re from Ann Arbor, Michigan, now’s the time to take a well-deserved bow.Ann Arbor topped the list of “Most Educated Cities...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Last chance to hear jazz by the river

Last chance to hear jazz by the river

WILKES-BARRE — Music and nature fans will have one last chance to enjoy a performance along the Susquehanna River.“Jazz in July Along the ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Legislative briefs: Rep. Mullery launches constituent outreach initiative

Legislative briefs: Rep. Mullery launches constituent outreach initiative

Mullery launchesplan to tour districtHARRISBURG — State Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-Newport Township, launched a new constituent and community outrea...

July 25th, 2017 updated: July 25th, 2017. |  


Man bitten by police K-9 says he didn’t provoke attack; report suggests combativeness

Man bitten by police K-9 says he didn’t provoke attack; report suggests combativeness

WILKES-BARRE — A homeless man hospitalized after a police K-9 bit him during a raucous arrest on Public Square last week says he did nothing to ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Coroner: Boy pulled from Mill Creek dies in accidental drowning

Coroner: Boy pulled from Mill Creek dies in accidental drowning

WILKES-BARRE — A 7-year-old boy playing in Mill Creek with his brother drowned after slipping into the fast-moving water Tuesday afternoon, the ...

July 25th, 2017 updated: July 25th, 2017. |  


Trucksville teen charged with stabbing 3 family members, killing father, is deemed incompetent

Trucksville teen charged with stabbing 3 family members, killing father, is deemed incompetent

WILKES-BARRE — Two experts have deemed that a teen charged with stabbing three members of a Kingston Township family — one fatally —...

July 25th, 2017 updated: July 25th, 2017. |