For Hanover Township’s Patty Phillips, running was more than a resolution

For Hanover Township’s Patty Phillips, running was more than a resolution

HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Forget the self-help books, gym memberships and fad diets — all one local woman needed to change her life was a pair of...

January 3rd, 2017 updated: January 3rd, 2017. |  


Wyoming Valley Montessori School student receives priceless gift

Wyoming Valley Montessori School student receives priceless gift

KINGSTON — Thoughts of toys dance around most little girl’s heads during the holiday season, but for 8-year-old Haley Jacob, a new liver was on he...

December 26th, 2016 updated: January 10th, 2017. |  


State Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera makes a stop at GNA

State Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera makes a stop at GNA

NANTICOKE — Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera told area lawmakers and school officials gathered at Greater Nanticoke Area High Sc...

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


‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Admittedly, Jim Botsko once had second thoughts of portraying Jesus in the annual showing of “Miracle of Bethlehem” at t...

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


Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

NANTICOKE — City police are asking residents to be especially cautious while shopping during the holiday season, noting a woman was robbed outsi...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Veterans honored at LCCC

Veterans honored at LCCC

NANTICOKE — Military personnel, family, friends and public were able to hear about the work of the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center at a Veterans ...

November 10th, 2016 |  


State Rep. Gerald Mullery successfully defends 119th District post

State Rep. Gerald Mullery successfully defends 119th District post

NEWPORT TWP. — Gerald Mullery won a fourth term in the state House of Representatives Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Justin Behrens.Ac...

November 8th, 2016 updated: December 16th, 2016. |  


Proposed Nanticoke budget holds line on taxes

Proposed Nanticoke budget holds line on taxes

NANTICOKE — Mayor Richard Wiaterowski released a $5.5 million general fund budget proposal on Wednesday that has no tax hikes and a 1 percent in...

November 2nd, 2016 updated: November 3rd, 2016. |  


Newport Twp. officials unveil ATV/SUV combination vehicle to combat rough terrain

Newport Twp. officials unveil ATV/SUV combination vehicle to combat rough terrain

NEWPORT TWP. — The township police department, in conjunction with other local officials, revealed a new way to combat illegal dumping and gun r...

November 1st, 2016 updated: November 1st, 2016. |  


Nanticoke armed robbery case headed to higher court, 1 suspect still at large

Nanticoke armed robbery case headed to higher court, 1 suspect still at large

NANTICOKE — A man who allegedly confessed to robbing a convenience store in February to feed his heroin addiction waived armed robbery and other...

October 19th, 2016 |