Lyndwood building in Hanover Township fully reborn for first day of school

Lyndwood building in Hanover Township fully reborn for first day of school

HANOVER TWP. — John Balbach read “Five Little Monkeys” with Shakespearean flair, Ava Spielmann broke into a fully-choreographed chee...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania needs to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Monday, yet he remains gua...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Mylan to launch cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

Mylan to launch cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

Mylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as “Young Frankenstein” and “Blazing Saddles,” has died. He was 83.Wilder’...

August 29th, 2016 |  


State Police: 2 charged, 1 sought in connection with Luzerne man’s death

State Police: 2 charged, 1 sought in connection with Luzerne man’s death

DUNMORE — Pennsylvania State Police say two men have been arrested and a third person is being sought in connection with the death of a 21-year-...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Wilkes University partners with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to add men’s and women’s ice hockey programs

Wilkes University partners with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to add men’s and women’s ice hockey programs

WILKES-BARRE CITY - It didn’t take much to convince Wilkes University president Patrick Leahy to add men’s and women’s ice hockey to...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Wilkes-Barre city health department warns of skunk with rabies

Wilkes-Barre city health department warns of skunk with rabies

WILKES-BARRE — City officials have announced that a skunk has tested positive for rabies in the Miners Mills section of the city.According to a ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Man injured after car falls on him while he worked on it

Man injured after car falls on him while he worked on it

WILKES-BARRE — A man was injured when a vehicle he was working on came down on top of him.Officials were dispatched to the Schiel’s Family...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County restaurant inspections Aug. 12-18: Two established restaurants and one new one are out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections Aug. 12-18: Two established restaurants and one new one are out of compliance

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


QB Kaepernick says he will continue to sit through anthem, prepared for criticism

QB Kaepernick says he will continue to sit through anthem, prepared for criticism

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long ...

August 29th, 2016 |