D2 baseball: Forest City blanks MMI Prep in Class A finals

D2 baseball: Forest City blanks MMI Prep in Class A finals

MOOSIC — Three years ago, it was a late rally that delivered a district championship to MMI Prep.R.J. Kuruts didn’t let history repeat its...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Takuma Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

Takuma Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

INDIANAPOLIS — At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag.He eve...

May 28th, 2017 |  


WVC athletes rise to the occasion at PIAA track & field

WVC athletes rise to the occasion at PIAA track & field

The seeding made Jonathan Weybrecht scoff a bit.His hard-charging, District 2 champion Holy Redeemer 3,200 relay team was slotted at No. 19 among boys...

May 28th, 2017 |  


D2 baseball: Four WVC squads hunting for district titles

D2 baseball: Four WVC squads hunting for district titles

Holy Redeemer has already earned a trip to the state tournament. Three more Wyoming Valley Conference squads will be hoping to join them over the next...

May 28th, 2017 |  


PGC officers recognized by State Police

PGC officers recognized by State Police

Two Wildlife Conservation Officers of the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s northeast region recently received Letters of Commendation from the Pen...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Rattlesnake, gator among the wild items on the menu for upcoming festival

Rattlesnake, gator among the wild items on the menu for upcoming festival

Rattlesnake sausage, wild boar belly sliders, gator bites and mini elk kabobs are among the delicious offerings guests can sample during the “Ta...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

It’s rare that a photo of a fish is submitted for Caught on Camera, but this week the subject represents a pretty unique catch.Walter Gulitus wa...

May 28th, 2017 |  


PGC bands 4 peregrine falcon chicks at cliff nest in Luzerne County

PGC bands 4 peregrine falcon chicks at cliff nest in Luzerne County

While two adult peregrine falcons darted angrily above, Pennsylvania Game Commission biologist Mike Scafini rappelled down a cliff on Wednesday to col...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Dustin Fowler paces RailRiders past Toledo

Dustin Fowler paces RailRiders past Toledo

Dustin Fowler was 4 for 5 with a double, a stolen base and two runs scored as the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the host Toledo Mud Hens 5...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Tunkhannock, Wyoming Area move to D2-4A softball semifinals

Tunkhannock, Wyoming Area move to D2-4A softball semifinals

Paige Mokychic knocked in two runs and Faith Jones added another RBI as Tunkhannock scored three times in the first inning to defeat Scranton Prep 3-0...

May 27th, 2017 |