Northwest wins D2-2A baseball title on wild finish

Northwest wins D2-2A baseball title on wild finish

MOOSIC — It took nine innings, but Northwest is the new District 2 Class 2A champion.Andy Boberick’s baserunning forced an error, and the ...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


H.S. SOFTBALLThree WVC teams vying for district titles

H.S. SOFTBALLThree WVC teams vying for district titles

The Wyoming Valley Conference hasn’t been shut out of the PIAA state softball playoffs since 2011. It’s going to take strong efforts from ...

May 30th, 2016 |  


WVC teams vie for District 2 baseball titles

WVC teams vie for District 2 baseball titles

Lou DiPasquale predicted this. More than four months ago, even.During winter workouts, Northwest’s baseball coach said he believed his team woul...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Long shot, Alexander Rossi, wins 100th Indy 500

Long shot, Alexander Rossi, wins 100th Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS — A new era for the Indianapolis 500 arrived in the form of a most unfamiliar driver.An American, no less.Alexander Rossi outlasted...

May 29th, 2016 |  


WVC athletes dealt with heat in different ways at PIAA Track and Field Championships

WVC athletes dealt with heat in different ways at PIAA Track and Field Championships

As the sweltering temperatures started to soar, Payden Montana sought shelter under a tree.Katie Kravitsky hid under and umbrella.And Nalasjia Harris-...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

This is the last thing a mouse sees when a fox approaches.Tom Thornton captured these images of a red fox last week in his Blakeslee backyard. Perhaps...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Nanticoke Conservation Club hosts Kid’s Fishing Day

Nanticoke Conservation Club hosts Kid’s Fishing Day

The Nanticoke Conservation Club held its second annual Kid’s Trout Fishing Day on May 14 at Harveys Creek. The club stocked several species of t...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Moon Lake producing monster bass

Moon Lake producing monster bass

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP — In many area ponds a 5-pound largemouth bass would be about as big as an angler can expect to catch.Not at Moon Lake.The Pen...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A shell game in nature

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A shell game in nature

May is all about eggs.Bird eggs.Frog eggs.Fish eggs.You name it, if there’s a shell and a yolk, or a yolk sac in the case of fish, it can be fou...

May 29th, 2016 |  


RailRiders outfielder Jake Cave produces no matter where he plays

RailRiders outfielder Jake Cave produces no matter where he plays

Nothing seems to matter to Jake Cave.He just hits.He doesn’t care what position of the batting order he’s slotted. It doesn’t matter...

May 28th, 2016 |