Police: Burglars steal $1,500 worth of Japanese swords

WILKES-BARRE — A large rock was used to gain entry this week into a store on Scott Street, from which someone reportedly stole three swords valu...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 10th, 2016. |  


Chance of snow, cold today; hazardous outlook issued for Sunday into Monday

Chance of snow, cold today; hazardous outlook issued for Sunday into Monday

The chance for snow will continue around the Wyoming Valley for most of the weekend, and temperatures are not expected to leave the 30s.Be aware that ...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Police: Man on Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square calls in fake threat

Police: Man on Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square calls in fake threat

WILKES-BARRE — A Hazleton man allegedly made a false report to police to get a faster police response.Samuel Baez, 39, called Luzerne County 911...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Williamsport man indicted for drug trafficking, firearms violations

Williamsport man indicted for drug trafficking, firearms violations

WILLIAMSPORT — A Williamsport man was indicted by a federal grand jury for drug trafficking and possession of firearms by a felon.According to U...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Police searching for boy who reportedly ran away from home Wednesday

Police searching for boy who reportedly ran away from home Wednesday

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a boy reported missing after he reportedly ran away from home.Police said Mack Gonzalez, 12, of Carlisle...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Pittston officials planning to repair Columbus statue knocked over in crash

Pittston officials planning to repair Columbus statue knocked over in crash

PITTSTON — While details remain scarce on what caused the crash involving the Christopher Columbus statue, city officials say it will probably t...

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


Nanticoke shooting victim identified, reportedly in stable condition

Nanticoke shooting victim identified, reportedly in stable condition

NANTICOKE — One man is in stable condition after a scuffle led to gunfire in the city’s business district early Thursday morning.Police Ch...

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


Police still searching for man accused of trying to strangle infant

Police still searching for man accused of trying to strangle infant

WILKES-BARRE — Police are still searching for a man that is accused of trying to strangle an infant and later escaping police custody Monday.Cit...

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


Snow, chilly temperatures in the weekend forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Snow, chilly temperatures in the weekend forecast for the Wyoming Valley

The chance for snow will stick around the Wyoming Valley for most of the weekend, and temperatures are not expected to leave the 30s.The National Weat...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Police: Man acted disorderly in Popeye’s demanding free meal

Police: Man acted disorderly in Popeye’s demanding free meal

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing disorderly conduct charges after he allegedly became belligerent inside Popeye’s demanding a discounted or ...

December 7th, 2016 |