Sickler Road in Kingston Township closed Aug. 24

Sickler Road in Kingston Township closed Aug. 24

KINGSTON TWP. — Sickler Road will be closed to all traffic Wednesday, Aug. 24, according to a township news release.The Kingston Township road w...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre man sentenced to up to 10 years on child porn charges

Wilkes-Barre man sentenced to up to 10 years on child porn charges

WILKES-BARRE — A city man was sentenced Tuesday in Luzerne County Court to two to 10 years in state prison for possessing child pornography.Albe...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Judge sentences Scranton man who accidentally shot woman in the face

Judge sentences Scranton man who accidentally shot woman in the face

WILKES-BARRE — A Scranton man who accidentally shot a woman in the face with a .357-caliber magnum revolver as he was handling the weapon outsid...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Nanticoke police announce the department’s K-9 unit has died

Nanticoke police announce the department’s K-9 unit has died

NANTICOKE — The Nanticoke Police Department announced today that their K-9 unit Vice died unexpectedly.The department made the announcement on t...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


AAA: Average gas prices climbed by a few cents overnight

AAA: Average gas prices climbed by a few cents overnight

Average gas prices climbed by a few cents across the board overnight.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for today’s average gas prices...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley West will keep Larksville police officers at high school

KINGSTON — The Wyoming Valley West School District voted on Tuesday to use the Larksville Police Department to provide resource officers for bot...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Sunshine, patchy fog predicted in the Wyoming Valley

Sunshine, patchy fog predicted in the Wyoming Valley

Sunny skies are expected in the Wyoming Valley, but showers could return to the region as the week comes to a close.The National Weather Service indic...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


To your health: How to beat the heat for moms-to-be

To your health: How to beat the heat for moms-to-be

All right, I admit it — I cheated. While you all were sweltering in the ridiculous heat wave a couple of weeks ago, I had escaped to Alaska. Cat...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Father of boy killed by alligator at Disney World tried to free his son

Father of boy killed by alligator at Disney World tried to free his son

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The father of a Nebraska toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World in June reached into the reptile’s mouth...

August 22nd, 2016 updated: August 22nd, 2016. |  


Crestwood School District poised to give Rinehimer bus contract

Crestwood School District poised to give Rinehimer bus contract

WRIGHT TWP. — A contract between Rinehimer Bus Lines Inc. and the Crestwood School District that has been in place for more than four decades ma...

August 22nd, 2016 |