Man accused of grocery-store stabbing appears apologetic at hearing

Man accused of grocery-store stabbing appears apologetic at hearing

WILKES-BARRE — A man accused of stabbing a man inside a grocery store in November was apologetic at his preliminary hearing.Kenneth Turner, 57, ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


AAA: Averages gas prices climbed by a penny overnight

AAA: Averages gas prices climbed by a penny overnight

Average gas prices climbed across the board overnight, and all are up a few cents from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for toda...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Man charged after allegedly burglarizing residence in Wilkes-Barre

Man charged after allegedly burglarizing residence in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man is facing charges after he was allegedly caught burglarizing a residence.Police responded to a residence on Ea...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Police: Man, having overdosed, found in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital bathroom

Police: Man, having overdosed, found in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital bathroom

WILKES-BARRE — A Hunlock Creek man was found in a bathroom of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital having overdosed, according to police. Matthew Perkin...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 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 |  


Mexican man transporting heroin across country to spend more than 12 years in prison

Mexican man transporting heroin across country to spend more than 12 years in prison

SCRANTON — A Mexican citizen who claimed his 151-month prison sentence, stemming from transporting heroin across the country, was unreasonable h...

December 1st, 2016 |  


2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

WILKES-BARRE — Two teenagers are facing charges as adults after they allegedly attacked and robbed another teenager.Al-Shamik Lee, 17, of Wilkes...

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


Man pleads guilty in Wilkes-Barre to attempted sex trafficking of a minor

Man pleads guilty in Wilkes-Barre to attempted sex trafficking of a minor

WILKES-BARRE — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that a man pleaded guilty to attempted s...

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


AAA: National average gas price climbed by a penny overnight

AAA: National average gas price climbed by a penny overnight

The national average gas price climbed by a penny overnight, and is up 3 cents from last week.The local and state averages held steady overnight.AAA M...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Slight chance of rain, snow predicted in the Wyoming Valley this weekend

Slight chance of rain, snow predicted in the Wyoming Valley this weekend

Sunshine will round out the rest of the week, but the Wyoming Valley could see some rain and snow into the weekend.The National Weather Service indica...

December 1st, 2016 |