Frustration, understanding mark anniversary of Wilkes-Barre watchdog’s murder

Frustration, understanding mark anniversary of Wilkes-Barre watchdog’s murder

WILKES-BARRE — There’s been a void in Donald Bachman Sr.’s life since his son’s murder two years ago, and he isn’t expec...

April 29th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Luzerne restaurant inspections April 18-21: ‘small winged insects’ and pink, mold-like substances

Luzerne restaurant inspections April 18-21: ‘small winged insects’ and pink, mold-like substances

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

April 29th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Rest in peace, my Lily

Beyond the Byline: Rest in peace, my Lily

WILKES-BARRE — I’m definitely a cat person. Have been most of my adult life. I have had several cats as companions over the years.But this...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Rain, thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Rain, thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Showers and thunderstorms are expected in the Wyoming Valley this weekend.The National Weather Service indicated it was 64 degrees as of 9:54 a.m. at ...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County business climate: blue skies and bright future, leaders say

Luzerne County business climate: blue skies and bright future, leaders say

Michael Lombardo sometimes calls himself delusional.The former mayor of Pittston has been a key component in the revitalization of the city’s do...

April 29th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Lottery numbers for Friday, April 28, 2017

Lottery numbers for Friday, April 28, 2017

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 3-2Pick 3: 1-0-8Pick 4: 9-0-8-7Pick 5: 6-6-9-7-6Treasure Hunt: 09-10-19-26-30Evening DrawingPick 2: 6-3Pick 3: 3-4-0Pick 4: 3-...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Beyond The Byline: Students learn about journalism at Bigler conference

Beyond The Byline: Students learn about journalism at Bigler conference

WILKES-BARRE — A long, long time ago, a young journalist used to sit at a table in Boscov’s restaurant and listen to two gentlemen talk ab...

April 28th, 2017 |  


WBA School Board open-floor approach brings extensive comment, criticism

WBA School Board open-floor approach brings extensive comment, criticism

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board offered unlimited time to the public at a meeting Thursday, and got a prickly earful lasting m...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Wilkes-Barre high-rise eyed for possible insurance company headquarters

Wilkes-Barre high-rise eyed for possible insurance company headquarters

WILKES-BARRE — In addition to the former Hotel Sterling lot, Berkshire Hathaway Guard Insurance is considering the largely vacant 10-story Wilke...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Substitute teacher at WVW allegedly locked student in restroom last week

Substitute teacher at WVW allegedly locked student in restroom last week

LARKSVILLE — A teacher locked a student in a restroom at the Wyoming Valley West School District, and now administrators have reported that teac...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |