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 |  


Judge denies bail reduction for woman charged in execution-style shootings at Interfaith Heights

Judge denies bail reduction for woman charged in execution-style shootings at Interfaith Heights

WILKES-BARRE — An alleged drug dealer charged with the attempted execution-style homicides of two people last year was denied reduced bail Wedne...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Union wants fired Wilkes-Barre police officer reinstated to department

Union wants fired Wilkes-Barre police officer reinstated to department

WILKES-BARRE — The president of the Wilkes-Barre Police Benevolent Association said the union wants the officer whom Mayor Tony George disclosed...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Music stimulates memories and lost words at Mercy Center Nursing Unit

Music stimulates memories and lost words at Mercy Center Nursing Unit

DALLAS — In her youth, Elizabeth Jane Wallace loved the music of Engelbert Humperdinck, Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole. Now 86 and unable to sp...

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  


Update: Man arrested after allegedly setting porch ablaze while trying to start camp fire in Luzerne Borough

Update: Man arrested after allegedly setting porch ablaze while trying to start camp fire in Luzerne Borough

LUZERNE — A man who allegedly told police he was trying to start a campfire when the front porch of his apartment building went up in flames Wed...

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  


The Holocaust: A story that must never be forgotten, says Elly Miller, of Wilkes-Barre

The Holocaust: A story that must never be forgotten, says Elly Miller, of Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Elly Miller remembers overhearing the stories when she was young.But the family didn’t tell those stories to the children. ...

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  


Police searching for men allegedly involved in alcohol theft

Police searching for men allegedly involved in alcohol theft

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are searching for three suspects that were allegedly involved in a retail theft at the Wine and Spirits.At 9:07 p.m. ...

May 4th, 2016 |