Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

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

May 27th, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Fishing fun in Canada

Beyond the Byline: Fishing fun in Canada

WILKES-BARRE — My annual fishing trip to Canada is over now, but I am wrote this before I left.Every year around the middle of May, my friends a...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Some rain expected over holiday weekend with sun peeking through Sunday

Some rain expected over holiday weekend with sun peeking through Sunday

Rain is predicted for the Wyoming Valley for the holiday weekend, but the sun will peek through the clouds at various points today and Sunday.The Nati...

May 27th, 2017 |  


A big Hooah! for military appreciation at Fairview Elementary

A big Hooah! for military appreciation at Fairview Elementary

FAIRVIEW TWP. — Retired U.S. Army Col. David Brown may have been the main speaker, but his wife Beretta kept stealing the show, holding up a han...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


WB car show lures the classics

WB car show lures the classics

WILKES-BARRE — What do Chevrolet Camaros, Pontiac Firebirds and Honda motorcycles have in common?Not much. Except for the fact they were all on ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Trump son-in-law sought secret channels with Russians

Trump son-in-law sought secret channels with Russians

WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner and Russia’s ambassador to Washington discussed the possibility of setting up a secret and secure communication...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


7-year-old boy shot by pellet gun on WB street

7-year-old boy shot by pellet gun on WB street

WILKES-BARRE — A 7-year-old boy was shot by a pellet gun on a city street Friday afternoon.The situation sounded much more serious at first.Offi...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Music’s elite and celebrities remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgar...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Lawyers representing “Kids for Cash” suit plaintiffs have asked the court to order disgraced former attorney Robert Powell to produce requ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


DEP schedules local public hearings on proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline

DEP schedules local public hearings on proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection set four public hearings on the permit applications for the proposed Atlantic Sunrise pipeline...

May 26th, 2017 |