News Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media Railriders matchup with Rochester rained out Rochester, N.Y. 8211 The series finale between the ScrantonWilkes-Barre RailRiders and Rochester Red Wings was postponed due to rain on Sunday afternoon. The teams will make the game up when they meet in Rochester on Aug. 23 at 435 p.m. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:25:00 EST Kadri wins 8th Tour stage in entree to Vosges GERARDMER, France 8212 In a solo breakaway, Blel Kadri gave France its first stage winner at the Tour de France in the entree to the Vosges mountains on Saturday. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:39:00 EST Nanticoke falls to Archbald in Section 5 Major Baseball NANTICOKE 8212 A few feet more to the right and Nanticoke is playing well past 10 p.m. on Saturday night.But as Jake Krupinski's crushing blast disappeared foul into the darkness, so did a chance at victory. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:31:00 EST Pennsylvania considers study on impact of coyotes on deer A study being considered by the Pennsylvania Game Commission board looking at the impact of predators on deer populations could provide some valuable insight, but it's only part of the bigger picture, according to a researcher in New York. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:38:00 EST Red Wings snap SWB win streak ROCHESTER, N.Y. 8212 Sooner or later Rochester was going to beat the RailRiders.Unfortunately for ScrantonWilkes-Barre, that came on Saturday night at Frontier Field as the Red Wings spoiled a strong start from Nik Turley in picking up a 5-2 win snapping SWB's three-game winning streak. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:37:00 EST Sulcoski and Blazeskie power Nanticoke win KINGSTON 8212 Mike Sulcoski and Mike Blazeskie led the way as Nanticoke slowly and steadily piled up runs Saturday afternoon in the first round of the Wyoming Valley League American Legion baseball playoffs.John Wickiser made sure the Tunkhannock offense came to an early halt. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:37:00 EST Granteed's arm, bat leads GP KINGSTON 8212 Missing their coach might have brought out the best of the Greater Pittston American Legion team. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:10:00 EST BMA uses long ball, rolls into finals NANTICOKE 8212 It's been almost one week since Back Mountain American has seen live-game pitching and felt the pressure of an actual contest.Well, not much has changed in one week's time. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:10:00 EST New Jersey driver John Burke comes within 3-10ths of a second from new Giants Despair record LAUREL RUN 8212 While his crown as the Giants Despair's fastest driver was being threatened, Darryl Danko appeared powerless to do much about it.The king of the hill was having enough trouble just getting his new car up the old hill. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:09:00 EST D2 wrestling all-star team competes at top offseason events It's six o'clock on a hot Tuesday night in the middle of summer and more than a dozen wrestlers are drilling inside a wrestling room instead of doing other activities most high-schoolers normally do during the dog days. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:09:00 EST Outdoor news Doe licenses go on sale tomorrow Pennsylvania deer hunters who want to better their chances of obtaining an antlerless license will want to send in applications during the first round of sales set to kick off on Monday, July 14. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:53:00 EST No. 8: Baseball with the stars Twenty-five years ago, the ScrantonWilkes-Barre Red Barons stepped on the field for the first time. In honor of the ScrantonWilkes-Barre franchise's 25th year anniversary, The Times Leader is counting down the Top 25 memorable moments in its history every week until the end of the season. All three teams 8212 Red Barons, Yankees... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:53:00 EST Birder's Corner Highlights of recent sightings conducted throughout northeastern Pennsylvania by area birders. For a complete list along with area hot spots, visit the Greater Wyoming Valley Audubon Society website at 1 Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:52:00 EST Looking back at the first half of 2014 This weekend marks the unofficial midway point of the season in most of professional baseball with the numerous All-Star Games being played in the next few days. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:52:00 EST Streak has SWB in playoff hunt A three-game winning streak and victories in four of their last five games have the RailRiders playing their best ball of the season. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:50:00 EST