Police: Chase ends with a crash involving school van

Police: Chase ends with a crash involving school van

HAZLETON — In the course of a police chase on Friday, a school van with students on board was involved in a crash.According to Police Chief Jerr...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Wilkes students brush up job interview skills

Wilkes students brush up job interview skills

WILKES-BARRE — Taylor Higgins has been preparing to enter the workforce since she was in fifth grade.That didn’t prevent her from being ne...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


At least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missing

At least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missing

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out dur...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Bill O’Boyle, Beyond the Byline: A special kid with a special wish

Bill O’Boyle, Beyond the Byline: A special kid with a special wish

WILKES-BARRE — By the time you read this, I will have spent my Saturday in New York City — the Big Apple — with a group of friends.W...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Wolf evaluates second year: Progress on schools, jobs and reform

Wolf evaluates second year: Progress on schools, jobs and reform

As Gov. Tom Wolf ends his second year in office, he has released his self-evaluation of his performance, listing “a slew of accomplishments̶...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Testimony about cellphone will be allowed in attempted murder trial

Testimony about cellphone will be allowed in attempted murder trial

WILKES-BARRE — A Luzerne County judge has ruled that prosecutors can use testimony about the contents of a missing cellphone in an attempted mur...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Police: Man drives through yards, charged with DUI

Police: Man drives through yards, charged with DUI

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man was charged with DUI following a crash early Saturday morning.According to police at approximately 2:09 a.m., ...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Cloudy skies in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Cloudy skies in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Mostly cloudy skies and windy conditions are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley today.The National Weather Service indicated it was 38 degrees as ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Admittedly, Jim Botsko once had second thoughts of portraying Jesus in the annual showing of “Miracle of Bethlehem” at t...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Luzerne County tree lighting offers fun surprises and a new tradition

Luzerne County tree lighting offers fun surprises and a new tradition

WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County’s annual tree-lighting ceremony in the courthouse rotunda on Friday began with a new twist on the annual eve...

December 2nd, 2016 |