Suspect injured after attempted home invasion

Suspect injured after attempted home invasion

WILKES-BARRE — A suspect attempted to enter a home on Madison Street at about 10 p.m. Friday, but was chased away by the owners.Police said Juan...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Police: Gun shot wound victim does not provide much information

Police: Gun shot wound victim does not provide much information

WILKES-BARRE — A gunshot victim did not provide police with much information on Friday night after police responded to the area of East Northamp...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Fog, rain moving into the Wyoming Valley this weekend

Fog, rain moving into the Wyoming Valley this weekend

Heavy rain, fog and snow are hitting the Wyoming Valley this week.According to a hazardous weather outlook issued by the National Weather Service, a l...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Township police seek suspect after Kmart theft

Township police seek suspect after Kmart theft

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are seeking assistance in identifying a suspect alleged to have stolen three items valued at about $600 from Kmart on...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Electric atmosphere: Hazleton businessman shares story of inauguration trip

Electric atmosphere: Hazleton businessman shares story of inauguration trip

WASHINGTON, D.C. — To say that area business owner George Hayden got a charge out of the electric atmosphere in our nation’s capital on Fr...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Pa. woman accused of drugging son, 10, to get him to sleep

Pa. woman accused of drugging son, 10, to get him to sleep

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman is facing child endangerment charges after allegedly drugging her son to calm him.Police say...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Wolf marks second anniversary as governor with populist themes

Wolf marks second anniversary as governor with populist themes

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Marking his second anniversary as governor, Pennsylvania’s Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is acknowledging a key populist...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Obama exits voicing optimism

Obama exits voicing optimism

Eds: New approach. With AP Photos.WASHINGTON (AP) — Closing out a barrier-breaking chapter in history, former President Barack Obama left the Wh...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County retailer sells $900k winning lottery ticket

Luzerne County retailer sells $900k winning lottery ticket

LARKSVILLE — A Luzerne County convenience store sold a winning Pennsylvania lottery Match 6 ticket from the Jan. 19 drawing.According to the Pen...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: A therapeutic hike in Ricketts Glen

Beyond the Byline: A therapeutic hike in Ricketts Glen

It was a hot day in July.I was locked away in my air-conditioned apartment enjoying my fifth time of watching “Breaking Bad.” Most of my w...

January 20th, 2017 |