PGC trapping program yields record number of bears this summer

PGC trapping program yields record number of bears this summer

LAPORTE TOWNSHIP, SULLIVAN COUNTY — The nearly 300-pound male black bear that Pennsylvania Game Commission biologist Kevin Wenner and his crew c...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Cancer survivor Tyler Austin thriving with RailRiders

Cancer survivor Tyler Austin thriving with RailRiders

The words still weigh on Tyler Austin, as if they were spoken yesterday.He was a high school senior with a bright baseball future ahead of him when he...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Rookie William Byron rolls in Pocono Truck Race

Rookie William Byron rolls in Pocono Truck Race

LONG POND — NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie William Byron learned Pocono Raceway quick.After running the 200-mile ARCA race in June, By...

July 30th, 2016 |  


WVC grads in the minors: Hazleton Area’s Tony Hernandez off to a good start

WVC grads in the minors: Hazleton Area’s Tony Hernandez off to a good start

Just drafted by the Yankees last month, left-hander Tony Hernandez, a Hazleton Area product drafted out of Monroe College in New York in the 15th roun...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders winning the arms race

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders winning the arms race

They lost one ace starting pitcher to a callup by the New York Yankees, then they lost another.They have nobody on their current staff among the top f...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Inspired Swoyersville American Legion team wins state championship

Inspired Swoyersville American Legion team wins state championship

Swoyersville’s Legion squad has never been lacking in motivation. But the “KM” they sported on their hats this week gave the team so...

July 30th, 2016 updated: July 30th, 2016. |  


Swoyersville heading to Legion final

Trailing 5-2, Swoyersville scored six runs in the seventh inning to beat Downingtown Post 475 8-5 in the 2016 PA Legion Tournament on Friday.Swoyersvi...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Pawtucket blanks RailRiders, 1-0

Pawtucket blanks RailRiders, 1-0

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders were shutout for just the sixth time this season and the Pawtucket Red Sox walked away with a 1-0 victory on Friday n...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Plains places third at Junior American Legion regional

Plains places third at Junior American Legion regional

Plains won the first two games, went 3-2 and finished third at the Upper Perkiomen Regional, which qualified its champion for the Junior American Legi...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Martin Truex nabs Pennsylvania 400 pole

Martin Truex nabs Pennsylvania 400 pole

LONG POND — The speeds picked up while clouds hovered around the 2.5-mile Pocono Raceway Friday afternoon.Not even the sun coming out was going ...

July 29th, 2016 |