No reports of major traffic congestion this morning

No reports of major traffic congestion this morning

Commuters in the Wyoming Valley will find free-flowing traffic in the majority of the area to start the weekend.All major roadways, including Intersta...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Rainy weekend in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Rainy weekend in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

A rain-filled weekend is expected for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated that it was 43 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-B...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Hazleton police capture fugitive after robbery report

Hazleton police capture fugitive after robbery report

HAZLETON — A fugitive from justice was arrested on Friday in the 300 block of West Fourth Street.According to a press release, police responded ...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Lottery numbers for Friday, April 29

Lottery numbers for Friday, April 29

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 6-1Pick 3: 0-0-3Pick 4: 3-1-5-6Pick 5: 9-7-4-6-7Treasure Hunt: 04-11-17-26-28Evening DrawingPick 2: 4-4Pick 3: 2-5-7Pick 4: 3-...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Senior Citizens’ News: Book Club meeting Monday in Falls

PITTSTON ACTIVE ADULT CENTERTickets available for dinner dancePITTSTON — Tickets are on sale for the annual Senior Dinner Dance to be held from ...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Gypsy moth spraying scheduled for Luzerne County

Gypsy moth spraying scheduled for Luzerne County

More than 3,000 acres of private property in Luzerne County soon will be sprayed to ward off gypsy moth caterpillars that caused widespread defoliatio...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Clashes erupt at tense protest outside Trump event in California

Clashes erupt at tense protest outside Trump event in California

BURLINGAME, Calif. - Protesters opposed to Donald Trump clashed with police officers outside a hotel here in the San Francisco Bay area Friday ahead o...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey elephants chow down during last public brunch in Wilkes-Barre Friday

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey elephants chow down during last public brunch in Wilkes-Barre Friday

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Sitting on a folding chair and swinging her legs, 5-year-old Anika McCloe said she enjoyed the cereal she had for breakfast ...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Students at ‘Live Once’ program at McCann School advised to think about lasting effects before making bad decisions

Students at ‘Live Once’ program at McCann School advised to think about lasting effects before making bad decisions

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Although Michelle Ortiz wasn’t in class Friday morning, she learned a lesson from watching a video on the deadly conse...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Lackawanna County enters agreement to purchase The Globe building for consolidation of government offices

Lackawanna County enters agreement to purchase The Globe building for consolidation of government offices

SCRANTON — Despite pleas from several people to table the vote and allow for a public hearing and more discussion on the topic, the Lackawanna C...

April 29th, 2016 |