Circus owners to fight proposal to ban wild animal entertainment in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — More than 60,000 people attended circus shows in Pittsburgh last year, said organizers who plan a three-ring opposition to a propos...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Hazing probe complete at University of Scranton

SCRANTON (AP) — The University of Scranton has finished its investigation into alleged hazing involving its men’s and women’s swimmi...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Police seek information on theft suspect

Police seek information on theft suspect

HANOVER TWP. — Police are investigating a retail theft that occurred at the Wine & Spirits Store, Sans Souci Parkway, Hanover Township Wedne...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Lots of showers over the next few days

Lots of showers over the next few days

WILKES-BARRE — Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of showers this morning, continuing through the afternoon, according to the National Weather ...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Gas per gallon unchanged overnight, but up five cents in last week

Gas per gallon unchanged overnight, but up five cents in last week

WILKES-BARRE — Gas prices were unchanged overnight in the area at $2.42 per gallon, but they are up 5 cents in the last week, according to AAA M...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley West official hopes water will be clear by Friday

Wyoming Valley West official hopes water will be clear by Friday

PLYMOUTH — The water at Wyoming Valley West High School as been unclear since Monday and so has the reason for the issue.School board Vice Presi...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Hazleton police investigating shots fired Wednesday morning

Hazleton police investigating shots fired Wednesday morning

HAZLETON — City police are investigating a report of shots fire Wednesday morning in the area of South Poplar and Juniper streets.Hazleton polic...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Sugar Notch hires two part-time police officers

Sugar Notch hires two part-time police officers

SUGAR NOTCH — The borough council unanimously hired two part-time police officers Wednesday night.During his report to the council, Police Chief...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Police: Man charged with resisting arrest, theft

Police: Man charged with resisting arrest, theft

PLYMOUTH — A Plymouth resident was charged with possession of stolen property, driving without a license and resisting arrest on Tuesday after h...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Hazleton police seeking funds for gunshot-detecting cameras

Hazleton police seeking funds for gunshot-detecting cameras

HAZLETON — Police officials said Wednesday that they’re expecting to obtain federal funds for gunshot-detecting radar cameras in an effort...

May 4th, 2016 |