Luzerne County DA assumes control of drug task force from AG’s office

Luzerne County DA assumes control of drug task force from AG’s office

WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis has assumed control of the Luzerne County Drug Task Force from the state Off...

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


Man bikes 5,000 miles, reunites with Army buddy in Mountain Top

Man bikes 5,000 miles, reunites with Army buddy in Mountain Top

MOUNTAIN TOP — Mark Sypeck and David “Kawika” Plummer sat together on the porch of Sypeck’s Mountain Top home, finishing each ...

August 21st, 2016 updated: August 21st, 2016. |  


Reversing the trend: Business is booming at the Laurel Mall in Hazle Township

Reversing the trend: Business is booming at the Laurel Mall in Hazle Township

HAZLE TWP. — Despite competition from the Wyoming Valley Mall and the Shoppes at Montage in Luzerne County, as well as the Schuylkill Mall in Sc...

August 17th, 2016 |  


New Coordinated Health facility in Hazle Twp. to be a ‘leverage point’ for new companies

New Coordinated Health facility in Hazle Twp. to be a ‘leverage point’ for new companies

HAZLE TWP. — It’s not competing; it’s collaborating.That’s the goal Dr. Emil Dilorio, CEO of Coordinated Health, wants to purs...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Camp Cadet opens children’s eyes to law enforcement

Camp Cadet opens children’s eyes to law enforcement

WHITE HAVEN — The 89 children spending the week at Camp Kresge split up into three groups on a rainy Wednesday morning.Some crawled through a sm...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


Hazleton Historical Society, Alliance for Progress host tour, wine tasting

Hazleton Historical Society, Alliance for Progress host tour, wine tasting

HAZLETON — Finding the right home can be like finding the right partner; it could take a number of mistakes before the ideal match comes along. ...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Two shot in attempted armed robbery in Hazleton

Two shot in attempted armed robbery in Hazleton

HAZLETON — Two men shot each other on a narrow city street Monday night during an attempted robbery, police say.Officers responded at 9:49 p.m. ...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Hazleton council moves to crack down on blighted, abandoned properties

Hazleton council moves to crack down on blighted, abandoned properties

HAZLETON — After hearing from officials with the City of Reading about how that city is dealing with blighted properties, Hazleton City Council ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Homicide suspect’s sister denied bail on witness intimidation charge

Homicide suspect’s sister denied bail on witness intimidation charge

WILKES-BARRE — A county judge on Tuesday rejected a motion that sought to establish bail for a Hazleton woman charged with threatening a witness...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Man who allegedly fled Hazleton police faces assault, drug charges

Man who allegedly fled Hazleton police faces assault, drug charges

HAZLETON — A man faces assault and drug charges after he allegedly fled from police and then resisted arrest after his vehicle collided with a p...

July 13th, 2016 |