Meet 9-year-old therapy dog Angel and her owner, Mary Kiewlak, of Nanticoke

Meet 9-year-old therapy dog Angel and her owner, Mary Kiewlak, of Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — As 9-year-old Angel made her rounds at Guardian Elder Care the cocker spaniel/poodle mix dealt with the day’s set of occupatio...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Nanticoke volunteer firefighter accused of sexually assaulting child

Nanticoke volunteer firefighter accused of sexually assaulting child

NANTICOKE — A volunteer firefighter was arraigned this morning on charges he sexually assaulted an 8-year-old girl.According to a criminal compl...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Feds raid Nanticoke sporting goods store once implicated in smuggling of arms to Russia

Feds raid Nanticoke sporting goods store once implicated in smuggling of arms to Russia

NANTICOKE — Federal customs agents and state law enforcement personnel on Tuesday raided a local sporting goods store first implicated more than...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Nanticoke City Council announces change in real estate tax collectors

NANTICOKE — The city council unanimously agreed to release Luzerne County as the city’s tax collector during its meeting Wednesday.Berkhei...

May 19th, 2016 updated: May 19th, 2016. |  


Nanticoke churches combine for second annual Ecumenical Service to celebrate Pentcost Sunday

Nanticoke churches combine for second annual Ecumenical Service to celebrate Pentcost Sunday

NANTICOKE — Several city churches came together to celebrate Pentecost with an ecumenical service on Sunday evening.The churches involved includ...

May 15th, 2016 |  


4 arrested in Nanticoke for allegedly damaging property in retaliation for bad drug sale

4 arrested in Nanticoke for allegedly damaging property in retaliation for bad drug sale

NANTICOKE — Three men and a juvenile face multiple charges after they allegedly kicked the door of an Apollo Circle residence and damaged a car ...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Nanticoke sewer project on hold

NANTICOKE — A sewer project a year-and-a-half in the making has been stalled because of nearby fiber optic cables. The city’s sewer plan w...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Newport Twp. residents complain about gunfire in neighborhood

Newport Twp. residents complain about gunfire in neighborhood

NEWPORT TWP. — Residents in one section of the township are reluctant to let their children or pets use their back yards due to gunfire in the a...

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  


Still no letter from ex-Newport Township manager

NEWPORT TWP. — Friday marked a week since Newport Township manager Richard Zika turned in his keys and told three supervisors he was resigning.P...

April 15th, 2016 updated: April 18th, 2016. |  


Newport Township left without township manager

NEWPORT TWP. — Township manager Richard Zika abruptly resigned Friday.Paul Czapracki, chairman of the township’s board of supervisors, con...

April 11th, 2016 updated: April 11th, 2016. |