Wilkes-Barre police searching for teenage girl reported missing Wednesday

Wilkes-Barre police searching for teenage girl reported missing Wednesday

WILKES-BARRE — Police are looking for a missing teenage girl who was reported missing Wednesday.Police say Tyra Dodson, 17, was last seen at 3 p...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Throwback Thursday: A wintry reminder in honor of Christmas in July

Throwback Thursday: A wintry reminder in honor of Christmas in July

WILKES-BARRE — In this Times Leader archive photo from 1983, Public Square is covered with snow during the holiday season.On Saturday, shoppers ...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


Showers, thunderstorms possible in the Wyoming Valley throughout the weekend

Showers, thunderstorms possible in the Wyoming Valley throughout the weekend

Sunshine will stick around the Wyoming Valley today, but thunderstorms are possible throughout most of the weekend.According to a hazardous weather ou...

July 28th, 2016 |  


AAA: Average gas prices dropped by a penny across the board overnight

AAA: Average gas prices dropped by a penny across the board overnight

Average gas prices dropped across the board overnight, and all are down a few cents from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for to...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Areas of minor, heavy congestion could affect the morning commute

Areas of minor, heavy congestion could affect the morning commute

Commuters could encounter some areas of traffic congestion on the ride into work this morning.Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstates 81 and 4...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Police: Stalker from Hazleton followed victim to work, exposed himself

Police: Stalker from Hazleton followed victim to work, exposed himself

EAST UNION TWP. — A Hazleton man is facing stalking and other charges after he allegedly followed a woman to work at Humboldt Industrial Park an...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Police: Wilkes-Barre woman has wallet stolen while being assisted by nurse

Police: Wilkes-Barre woman has wallet stolen while being assisted by nurse

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a woman had her wallet stolen by a supposedly helpful passer-by while being helped into her house by a nurse.Officers ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre Township police release photo of access device fraud suspect

Wilkes-Barre Township police release photo of access device fraud suspect

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Township police are seeking information on a woman in connection with fraudulent use of a debit card.Police say a bank debit...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Plymouth gets ready for for Kielbasa Festival

Plymouth gets ready for for Kielbasa Festival

PLYMOUTH — Members of several community organizations gathered on Wednesday night to put the final touches on the plans for this year’s Ki...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre police: 2 arrested outside China Queen on South Main Street

Wilkes-Barre police: 2 arrested outside China Queen on South Main Street

WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested two men on public drunkenness charges Monday night on South Main Street.According to a police report:At approxima...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |