Remembering their sacrifice at the Wyoming/West Wyoming Memorial Day Parade

Remembering their sacrifice at the Wyoming/West Wyoming Memorial Day Parade

WYOMING — The sidewalks of Wyoming and West Wyoming were lined with residents on Monday to watch the annual Memorial Day parade and to honor fal...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Television, speakers reported stolen from residence on Carey Avenue

Television, speakers reported stolen from residence on Carey Avenue

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a television and speakers were reported stolen from a residence on Carey Avenue.At noon on May 8, the resident reporte...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Man charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly shouting in parking lot

Man charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly shouting in parking lot

WILKES-BARRE — Police have charged Nicholas McManus, 21, of Nanticoke, with disorderly conduct after an incident that police said happened at 1:...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Rain could dampen Memorial Day plans

Rain could dampen Memorial Day plans

If you’re heading out to a Memorial Day event, it might not be a bad idea to grab an umbrella.According to a hazardous weather outlook issued by...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day in the Wyoming Valley starts out with no traffic congestion

Memorial Day in the Wyoming Valley starts out with no traffic congestion

Whether you’re gearing up for a Memorial Day event or traveling to visit family, traffic should do little to deter the morning commute.Free-flow...

May 30th, 2016 |  


A day for the birds: Children enjoy educational day at Frances Slocum State Park

A day for the birds: Children enjoy educational day at Frances Slocum State Park

KINGSTON TWP. — Veerys, ovenbirds and flickers. Oh my!So it doesn’t offer the same excitement as the familiar refrain from “The Wiza...

May 29th, 2016 updated: May 29th, 2016. |  


Nathan Denison House offers lesson in area’s history

Nathan Denison House offers lesson in area’s history

FORTY FORT — Colonial life was hard. No stores to buy soap or clothing, and everything had to be made by hand, Sherry Emershaw told guests at th...

May 29th, 2016 updated: May 29th, 2016. |  


Historic Luzerne County Courthouse repairs in the works

Historic Luzerne County Courthouse repairs in the works

WILKES-BARRE — As Luzerne County’s majestic courthouse marks its 107th anniversary this week, county officials are preparing to address wa...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Diocese of Scranton welcomes two new priests

Diocese of Scranton welcomes two new priests

SCRANTON — Two men entered the priesthood Saturday as they were ordained Catholic priests of the Diocese of Scranton.Bishop Joseph C. Bambera wa...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Three injured in Wilkes-Barre shooting

Three injured in Wilkes-Barre shooting

WILKES-BARRE — Three men suffered gunshot wounds and were hospitalized with injuries following a shooting Sunday on Westminster Street.Investiga...

May 29th, 2016 updated: May 29th, 2016. |