Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

WILKES-BARRE — The emergency room at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital was placed on lockdown Monday evening after a man walked in with an injury.Ho...

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


Renown educator visits Wilkes to talk gender issues, violence

Renown educator visits Wilkes to talk gender issues, violence

WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University kicked off “It’s On Us” Week on Monday as a way to make students, faculty and the public awar...

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


Lottery Numbers for Monday, March 27

Lottery Numbers for Monday, March 27

Midday Drawing Pick 2: 1-5Pick 3: 0-9-9Pick 4: 4-8-8-8Pick 5: 6-5-2-0-7Wild: 2Treasure Hunt: 06-08-17-25-30Evening DrawingPick 2: 5-3Pick 3: 7-8-7Pick...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

WILKES-BARRE — Two city residents were arrested on drug charges after the vehicle they were in became stuck in snow while a travel ban was in ef...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Dallas School Board files unfair labor practice complaint against union

Dallas School Board files unfair labor practice complaint against union

DALLAS TWP. — The Dallas School Board has filed an unfair labor practice complaint against its teachers due to an illegal strike, refusal to sub...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County Court imposes new policy on electronic devices

Luzerne County Court imposes new policy on electronic devices

Cellphones, tablets, laptops and cameras must be turned off in Luzerne County courtrooms under a new policy implemented by county President Judge Rich...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County Council to discuss “anti-pay-to-play” ordinance

Luzerne County Council to discuss “anti-pay-to-play” ordinance

An “anti-pay-to-play” ordinance up for discussion at Tuesday’s Luzerne County Council work session would limit campaign contribution...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Toomey’s bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

Toomey’s bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

WILKES-BARRE — Almost 42 years after the Vietnam War officially ended, veterans of that unpopular campaign in Southeast Asia will finally get so...

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


Caregiver accused of sexually assaulting mentally challenged patient headed to trial

Caregiver accused of sexually assaulting mentally challenged patient headed to trial

WILKES-BARRE — The case of a caregiver accused of sexually assaulting a non-verbal, mentally challenged patient appears headed for a jury follow...

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


Marshals arrest 2 area men wanted on robbery, sexual misconduct charges

Marshals arrest 2 area men wanted on robbery, sexual misconduct charges

Two local men wanted by police departments in the Poconos and South Carolina have been arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service, officials announced Mond...

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