Wyoming borough police seek public’s help in PetValu fraud investigation

Wyoming borough police seek public’s help in PetValu fraud investigation

WYOMING — Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying three suspects who allegedly passed counterfeit money at a local pe...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Solomon Creek, Wilkes-Barre debt restructuring moves forward

Solomon Creek, Wilkes-Barre debt restructuring moves forward

WILKES-BARRE — The city council Thursday night moved the Solomon Creek wall repair and a debt restructuring deal a step closer with a narrow 3-2...

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


Police: Man found with drugs during traffic stop

Police: Man found with drugs during traffic stop

HAZLETON — Police conducting a motor vehicle stop found a man wanted with several outstanding warrants.According to Hazleton Police Chief Jerry ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Police asking for help in identifying man allegedly using counterfeit bills

Police asking for help in identifying man allegedly using counterfeit bills

NANTICOKE — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who used counterfeit bills to purchase hair products.According to...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Bartoli announces Luzerne County Council run

Bartoli announces Luzerne County Council run

Anthony Bartoli, a Democrat from Laflin, is running for a seat on the Luzerne County Council.Bartoli, 24, graduated from Coughlin High School in Wilke...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


State troopers, witness testify in Jerone Moore throat-slashing trial

State troopers, witness testify in Jerone Moore throat-slashing trial

WILKES-BARRE — Dayna Williams was naked, wrapped in a blanket and covered in blood. Her throat was slashed to the point that you could “se...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Financial support available for Luzerne County residents caring for elderly loved ones

Financial support available for Luzerne County residents caring for elderly loved ones

Wilkes-Barre resident Isabel Bannon said her mother-in-law made the same plea for decades — to stay at home as she grew old.“Don’t y...

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


Misericordia students participate in a hands-on refugee simulation

Misericordia students participate in a hands-on refugee simulation

DALLAS TWP. — Standing 6 feet 3 inches, Luke Kresge found it a tight fit when he squeezed into a 37-square-foot tent with six other people.The t...

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


Hazleton city council sets medical marijuana restrictions

Hazleton city council sets medical marijuana restrictions

HAZLETON — The city council passed an ordinance limiting where medical marijuana growers, processors and dispensaries can be located in the city...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Man accused of nearly taking another man’s ear off heading to county court

Man accused of nearly taking another man’s ear off heading to county court

WILKES-BARRE — A city man accused of attacking his uncle is heading to county court.Police said David Fierman hit his uncle so hard, the impact ...

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