Warmer temperatures, rain in the forecast through the midweek

Warmer temperatures, rain in the forecast through the midweek

Temperatures are expected to climb back up into the 50s and 60s this week, and the region could also see some showers and thunderstorms.The National W...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Free gun handling class in Exeter popular with first-time participants

Free gun handling class in Exeter popular with first-time participants

EXETER — Michele Ebeling doesn’t own a gun.In fact, she never even touched a gun before Sunday. But after H and H Tactical’s “...

February 26th, 2017 |  


The smoking conundrum: Bars, restaurants — and patrons — navigate 2008 state law

The smoking conundrum: Bars, restaurants — and patrons — navigate 2008 state law

Mountain Top resident Jason Hollock joins friends if they pick a Luzerne County bar that allows smoking, but those places are not his first choice....

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


‘Brewga’ class combines beer, yoga at Susquehanna Brewing Company

‘Brewga’ class combines beer, yoga at Susquehanna Brewing Company

Normally when one thinks of beer, accompanying thoughts typically don’t correlate with yoga.However, two local businesses have found a way to me...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Spin 4 Life successful at new home; event founder accomplishes riding goal

Spin 4 Life successful at new home; event founder accomplishes riding goal

WILKES-BARRE — An event celebrating its 16th year does so in a new home this year — Odyssey Fitness in Wilkes-Barre, bringing the spin-cla...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre Township police plug for drug tip line goes viral

Wilkes-Barre Township police plug for drug tip line goes viral

It started around 8 p.m. Thursday with an unexpected Facebook post by the Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department:“Anyone in Wilkes-Barre know w...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Moules’ estate files lawsuit over Luzerne County prison elevator death

Moules’ estate files lawsuit over Luzerne County prison elevator death

The estate of a Luzerne County correctional officer who fell down a county prison elevator shaft to his death in July has filed litigation against sev...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Season ends for Warriors, Patriots in district quarterfinals

Season ends for Warriors, Patriots in district quarterfinals

Offensive struggles brought an end to the season for both the Wyoming Area and Pittston Area boys basketball teams in their playoff openers.Wyoming Ar...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Lanzendorfer helps Prep to two Richards relay wins

Lauren Lanzendorfer, a sophomore from Jenkins Twp., anchored the Scranton Prep 200- and 400-yard freestyle relay teams to titles Feb. 18 at the Leslie...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Greater Pittston basketball players receive first-team all star honors

Three basketball players from Wyoming Area and two from Pittston Area received first-team honors when Wyoming Valley Conference coaches selected their...

February 24th, 2017 |