Family representative: ‘Titanic’ actor Bill Paxton has died

Family representative: ‘Titanic’ actor Bill Paxton has died

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A family representative says prolific and charismatic actor Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in “Apollo 13” a...

February 26th, 2017 |  


The smoking conundrum: Bars, restaurants — and patrons — navigate 2008 state law

The smoking conundrum: Bars, restaurants — and patrons — navigate 2008 state law

Mountain Top resident Jason Hollock joins friends if they pick a Luzerne County bar that allows smoking, but those places are not his first choice....

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


More rain expected in the Wyoming Valley this week

More rain expected in the Wyoming Valley this week

Colder temperatures and rain are in the forecast this week for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 30 degrees as of 7:54 ...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Trump says he won’t attend correspondents dinner this spring

Trump says he won’t attend correspondents dinner this spring

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump, who has been criticizing the news media and is famously thin-skinned, says he won’t be attending...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Police: Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 28 hurt

Police: Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 28 hurt

NEW ORLEANS — A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion pa...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Crowd rallies in Wilkes-Barre to support ACA, oppose its repeal

Crowd rallies in Wilkes-Barre to support ACA, oppose its repeal

WILKES-BARRE — Severe weather warnings weren’t enough to keep a group of protesters from gathering outside the Luzerne County Courthouse o...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Severe weather accompanies record-breaking temps in Northeast Pennsylvania

Severe weather accompanies record-breaking temps in Northeast Pennsylvania

Record-breaking high temperatures on Saturday accompanied torrential rain, thunderstorms, flash flooding and possibly tornadoes in the region that led...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Spin 4 Life successful at new home; event founder accomplishes riding goal

Spin 4 Life successful at new home; event founder accomplishes riding goal

WILKES-BARRE — An event celebrating its 16th year does so in a new home this year — Odyssey Fitness in Wilkes-Barre, bringing the spin-cla...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Lottery Summary for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

Lottery Summary for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

Pick Two, middaySunday: 3-1Monday: 3-0Tuesday: 4-9Wednesday: 4-3Thursday: 9-2Friday: 0-7Saturday: 3-9Pick Three, middaySunday: 7-0-1Monday: 5-3-8Tuesd...

February 25th, 2017 |  


American Cancer Society Hazleton chapter telethon educates, entertains

American Cancer Society Hazleton chapter telethon educates, entertains

HAZLETON — Mary Parrell made her way into the American Cancer Society Telethon on Saturday to spend time with friends, enjoy a variety of entert...

February 25th, 2017 |