Local police officials: Engaging community important for public trust

Local police officials: Engaging community important for public trust

As tensions continue nationally in the aftermath of several high-profile deadly encounters involving police over the last several weeks, including the...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police: Two arrested following domestic dispute at Sherman Hills

Police: Two arrested following domestic dispute at Sherman Hills

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre couple were both charged with assault following an incident at Sherman Hills on Saturday.Police said they responde...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Lottery Numbers for Sunday, July 24

Lottery Numbers for Sunday, July 24

Midday DrawingPick 2: 8-9Pick 3: 6-5-4Pick 4: 6-8-4-8Pick 5: 6-1-9-8-0Treasure Hunt: 05-17-19-20-25Evening DrawingPick 2: 4-5Pick 3: 7-2-5 Pick 4: 6-3...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police K-9 unit fundraiser a popular event Sunday in Wilkes-Barre

Police K-9 unit fundraiser a popular event Sunday in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A barbecued chicken dinner to raise money to purchase K-9 officers for the police department on Sunday ran out of chicken a bit e...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Beyond the Byline: A van, a dog and a cellphone game were my newest challenges

Beyond the Byline: A van, a dog and a cellphone game were my newest challenges

Last week found me driving to the Philadelphia International Airport after midnight to pick up my daughter, Caitlyn, after a trip to California.I wasn...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police: Suspect apprehended after attempting to elude police

Police: Suspect apprehended after attempting to elude police

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre woman was apprehended after she attempted to flee from police on Friday.Police said at about 10 a.m. they observed...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Area residents meet and ride formerly wild mustang in Harding

Area residents meet and ride formerly wild mustang in Harding

EXETER TWP. — The last time 84-year-old Adella Yevich of West Wyoming rode a horse was over 60 years ago with friends through trails “some...

July 24th, 2016 |  


On eve of convention, Democratic chair announces resignation

On eve of convention, Democratic chair announces resignation

PHILADELPHIA — Debbie Wasserman Schultz is resigning under pressure as Democratic Party chairwoman, a stunning leadership shakeup as party offic...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Police: Fight breaks out at McDonald’s, juvenile charged

Police: Fight breaks out at McDonald’s, juvenile charged

WILKES-BARRE — Police responded late Saturday night to the report of a group of more than 20 people fighting in the parking lot of the McDonald&...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Trump: France, others hit by terror may face more screening

Trump: France, others hit by terror may face more screening

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is asserting that countries like France that he says are compromised by terrorism may ...

July 24th, 2016 |