Mayor Tony George declares Helen Partilla day Sunday, honoring the centenarian and life long resident

Mayor Tony George declares Helen Partilla day Sunday, honoring the centenarian and life long resident

HANOVER TWP. — When asked her secret to long life, centenarian Helen Partilla had two pieces of advice: stay single and eat a lot of vegetables....

September 25th, 2016 |  


CBS: Jane Pauley replacing Charles Osgood at ‘Sunday Morning’

CBS: Jane Pauley replacing Charles Osgood at ‘Sunday Morning’

NEW YORK (AP) — Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again — this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


In Pa. gas-drilling country, landowners receiving royalties feel cheated

In Pa. gas-drilling country, landowners receiving royalties feel cheated

WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) — Jan Brown pores over his royalty statement and wonders where all the money went.A few months ago, the nation’s secon...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Police: Washington shooting suspect ‘zombie-like’ at arrest

Police: Washington shooting suspect ‘zombie-like’ at arrest

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared “zombie-like”...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Sunny days but cool evenings today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley

Sunny days but cool evenings today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley

Sunny skies and cool evenings are in the forecast for today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 48 degrees ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Charlotte police video: new details of shooting of Keith Scott

Charlotte police video: new details of shooting of Keith Scott

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte police released dramatic video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at h...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


InSight Kids Club members get time on the catwalk

InSight Kids Club members get time on the catwalk

PLAINS TWP. — Saturday’s fashion show at the Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center wasn’t your typical fashion show.Some of ...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


Luzerne County Council member interaction with workers and manager debated

Luzerne County Council member interaction with workers and manager debated

Luzerne County Councilman Edward Brominski wants to set boundaries on council interactions with the appointed manager and county employees.The push is...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Noxen Powwow brings American Indians together to celebrate heritage

Noxen Powwow brings American Indians together to celebrate heritage

NOXEN — Donna Exley, welcomed people to the 12th Annual Noxen Fall Intertribal Powwow on Saturday, encouraging them to ask questions and learn a...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


Butler Township Community Garden holds open house

Butler Township Community Garden holds open house

BUTLER TWP. — Krista Schneider is a firm believer in the benefits of community gardening.And she was hoping Saturday’s open house and well...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |