Police ask for help locating woman

Police ask for help locating woman

WILKES-BARRE — City police are looking for a woman they say that might have been involved in an assault and they are asking the public for help....

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Free flowing traffic greets commuters Friday

Free flowing traffic greets commuters Friday

Aside from some scattered areas of traffic congestion, commuters should have a smooth ride into work this morning.Free-flowing traffic is reported on ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Overcast skies greet residents as the weekend approaches

Overcast skies greet residents as the weekend approaches

Partly cloudy skies are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley as the weekend approaches.The National Weather Service indicated it was 36 degrees as o...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

NANTICOKE — City police are asking residents to be especially cautious while shopping during the holiday season, noting a woman was robbed outsi...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Public hearing on Kistler school expansion draws questions, criticism

Public hearing on Kistler school expansion draws questions, criticism

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School District revealed more detailed plans for the expansion and renovation of Kistler Elementary School ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Luzerne County intervening in emergency room drug overdoses through new program

Luzerne County intervening in emergency room drug overdoses through new program

As drug overdose deaths continue to climb, Luzerne County has started a “warm hand-off” program attempting to convince heroin overdose pat...

December 1st, 2016 |  


UPDATE: Woman dies in single-car crash near Wilkes-Barre intersection

UPDATE: Woman dies in single-car crash near Wilkes-Barre intersection

WILKES-BARRE — A woman died as the result of a one-car crash Thursday evening, Luzerne County Coroner Bill Lisman confirmed.According to police,...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


Pair admit to roles in gambling scheme at casino, free pending sentencing next year

Pair admit to roles in gambling scheme at casino, free pending sentencing next year

WILKES-BARRE — A former Mohegan Sun Pocono casino executive and a Back Mountain man who won more than $422,000 in a gambling scheme, folded Thur...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


The crowd returns to reopened Plains Township diner

The crowd returns to reopened Plains Township diner

PLAINS TWP. — Customers again were at the counter, in booths and at tables.The place was packed.Waitresses hurriedly moved from tables to the ki...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

WILKES-BARRE — Two teenagers are facing charges as adults after they allegedly attacked and robbed another teenager.Al-Shamik Lee, 17, of Wilkes...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |