Wilkes-Barre’s The Clamstompers release video for album title track ‘Dwayne’

Wilkes-Barre’s The Clamstompers release video for album title track ‘Dwayne’

WILKES-BARRE — Americana/folk musician Katie Kelly was falling asleep one night when a peculiar lyric motivated her to wake up. She wrote down: ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


ek Fitness opens in the Crestwood Industrial Park

ek Fitness opens in the Crestwood Industrial Park

WRIGHT TWP. — A veteran fitness trainer opened a new gym/fitness facility in the township on Monday. ek Fitness officially opened for business a...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Man charged with public intoxication

Man charged with public intoxication

WILKES-BARRE — Abdullah Khairi, 21, of Wilkes-Barre, was cited for public intoxication after he was allegedly found staggering on the roadway in...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Man cited for disorderly conduct after allegedly yelling inside store

Man cited for disorderly conduct after allegedly yelling inside store

WILKES-BARRE — Ramon Torres, 22, of Vernon, New Jersey, was cited for disorderly conduct after an incident that happened early Tuesday morning.A...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed in Iraq, describing it as a “...

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


Police: Man alleges he was hit by two men

Police: Man alleges he was hit by two men

WILKES-BARRE — Police said that at 3:38 a.m. this morning, an intoxicated man in the area of Carey Avenue reported that he was punched by two bl...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Teacher under investigation, new board member needed in Crestwood

Teacher under investigation, new board member needed in Crestwood

WRIGHT TWP. — The rough patch continues for Crestwood School District, with a teacher under investigation following discovery of an unnamed issu...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Rain expected into the latter part of the week

Rain expected into the latter part of the week

Rain is expected in the Wyoming Valley through the latter part of the week.The National Weather Service indicated that it was 48 degrees as of 6:54 a....

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Local, state average gas prices rose slightly overnight

Local, state average gas prices rose slightly overnight

The local and state average gas prices rose slightly overnight.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for today’s average gas prices:̶...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Scattered areas of minor traffic congestion reported this morning

Scattered areas of minor traffic congestion reported this morning

Scattered areas of traffic congestion are reported this morning, but should do little to delay the ride into work and school.Some heavy congestion is ...

May 3rd, 2016 |