News Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media Pipeline concerns may be voiced at upcoming session LEHMAN TOWNSHIP 8212 In the middle of the pre-filing process for Williams' Atlantic Sunrise pipeline expansion project, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is holding a series of scoping sessions, one of which is to be held at Lake-Lehman High School between 7 and 10 p.m. on Aug. 7. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:12:00 EST Ashley woman, 65, dies after flames ravage Green Street home ASHLEY 8212 A Green Street woman who was recovering from cancer treatment died when flames ripped through her home late Saturday.Kimberly Krakauski, 65, perished inside 10 Green St. after fire broke out around 1130 p.m. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:56:00 EST One in custody Sunday after fatal hit-and-run in Hazleton Javier Miranda, 21, of Hazleton died from his injuries after he was struck by a vehicle while walking in the area of Broad and Pine streets late Saturday, after which the driver took off, police said.According to a police report, officers were called to the scene at 1140 p.m. for a reported hit-and-run. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:40:00 EST Large-scale roadwork not a problem, small project still a pain It's not uncommon in July to enter a Northeast Pennsylvania highway just to discover some massive, never-ending construction project has turned the road into a parking lot. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:27:00 EST Longtime Edwardsville police officer Joseph Souchick Sr. remembered Retired Edwardsville police officer Joseph Souchick Sr., 78, died at home Saturday after a lengthy battle with cancer.Souchick served as a police officer for 32 years before retiring in 1992. He later worked security at the West Side Mall. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:19:00 EST Former King's College President James Lackenmier honored by becoming an honor The Rev. James Lackenmier may have stepped down as King's College president five years before the school launched its annual 8220McGowan Business Forum,8221 but he is about to become a permanent, and prominent, part of the yearly effort to connect business students with mentors in their chosen fields. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:02:00 EST 40,000 pounds of protein bound for food bank Smithfield Foods, Weis Markets and Richard Petty Motorsports are teaming up to bring one hefty donation to an area food bank. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:54:00 EST Drug raids lead to 5 arrests WILKES-BARRE 8212 Local law enforcement arrested five people 8212 one of them an alleged gang member, another facing a deportation hearing and two others with warrants out for their arrests 8212 during a series of narcotics raids on Wednesday. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:17:00 EST Body of Quakertown man recovered from Lake Carey this morning A Bucks County man drowned in Lake Carey early this morning after he fell out of a boat.Paul Hubner, 56, of Quakertown was pulled from the lake after a 9 12 hour search led that included dive teams from five departments, according to Wyoming County Coroner Eric Kukuchka. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:27:00 EST Coroner: 65-year-old woman died in Saturday-night fire ASHLEY 8212 A 65-year-old woman perished in a house fire that broke out just before midnight Saturday along Green Street in Ashley.Luzerne County Coroner William Lisman said Kimberly Krakauski was pronounced dead at 245 a.m. A medical examiner is to do an autopsy some time tomorrow, he said. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:05:00 EST