Casey DeSmith’s 45 saves lead WBS Penguins past Utica

Casey DeSmith’s 45 saves lead WBS Penguins past Utica

WILKES-BARRE — The start of Sunday’s game against the Utica Comets was relatively slow for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton netminder Casey DeSmith, ...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Dallas diver Lexi Spaciano finishes state competition with 7th-place medal

Dallas diver Lexi Spaciano finishes state competition with 7th-place medal

LEWISBURG — This time, Lexi Spaciano wasn’t about to leave herself short.And with a consistency that left nothing to chance, the District ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Zach Aston-Reese joins list of WBS Pens with Hobey Baker experience

Zach Aston-Reese joins list of WBS Pens with Hobey Baker experience

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Zach Aston-Reese insists his approach hasn’t changed despite being nominated for the most prestigious awa...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Fire heavily damages Plains Twp. home

Fire heavily damages Plains Twp. home

PLAINS TWP. — Black smoke from a house fire could be seen from the Cross Valley Expressway and Route 315 on Thursday afternoon.Flames ate away p...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Celebrating Puppy Love: March 23 is National Puppy Day

Celebrating Puppy Love: March 23 is National Puppy Day

Today is a day to celebrate puppies, dogs and unconditional love — March 23 is National Puppy Day!According to the official National Puppy Day w...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Penn State spring practice breakdown: A position-by-position look

Penn State spring practice breakdown: A position-by-position look

James Franklin has come armed with numbers before at the start of spring practice.In his first three years at Penn State, though, the Nittany Lions...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Man charged in alleged stabbing outside Hazleton bar

Man charged in alleged stabbing outside Hazleton bar

HAZLETON — A Hazleton man faces aggravated assault charges after allegedly stabbing a woman at a city bar, leaving her in critical condition.Nel...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Viral video imagines Elmo getting fired over PBS budget cuts

Viral video imagines Elmo getting fired over PBS budget cuts

A viral online video imagines lovable “Sesame Street” character Elmo getting fired due to budget cuts to PBS.The video shows an unseen man...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Report: At least 4 dead in car rampage and knife attack in London

Report: At least 4 dead in car rampage and knife attack in London

LONDON (AP) — A vehicle mowed down pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge, killing two pedestrians and leaving others with injuries de...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Zach Aston-Reese scores 1st goal in WBS Penguins debut

Zach Aston-Reese scores 1st goal in WBS Penguins debut

WILKES-BARRE — Zach Aston-Reese had a rough start to his first night as a pro.The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins rookie skated out by himself fo...

March 21st, 2017 |