Luzerne County Council to vote on management residency requirement

Luzerne County Council to vote on management residency requirement

An ordinance ending a residency requirement for top Luzerne County managers is slated for a vote at Tuesday’s county council meeting, but itR...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Pittston Township failed to stop hostile work environment, female cop alleges in lawsuit

Pittston Township failed to stop hostile work environment, female cop alleges in lawsuit

WILKES-BARRE — A female Pittston Township police officer endured insults, ridicule and threats from male officers whose discriminatory behavior ...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


Police report numbers on DUI crackdown in Luzerne County

Police report numbers on DUI crackdown in Luzerne County

Several local police departments joined state troopers Friday and Saturday for a DUI enforcement initiative they called Operation Nighthawk.Through ro...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


Clouds and rain expected during early parts of this week in the Wyoming Valley

Clouds and rain expected during early parts of this week in the Wyoming Valley

Overcast days and a chance of rain are forecasted for the Wyoming Valley during the early part of the week.The National Weather Service indicated it w...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Decisions in death: Figuring out what to do with ‘cremains’ a growing dilemma

Decisions in death: Figuring out what to do with ‘cremains’ a growing dilemma

Wilkes-Barre funeral director Brian Leffler received a call seeking guidance from a family that recently had buried a relative.While cleaning out thei...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Partly sunny today before rain showers return tonight in Wyoming Valley

Partly sunny today before rain showers return tonight in Wyoming Valley

Today will be partly sunny before rain showers return overnight and continue into Monday evening in the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service in...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Golf course and several other Luzerne County properties receive assessment reductions

Golf course and several other Luzerne County properties receive assessment reductions

Topping the latest big-ticket property assessment reductions in Luzerne County are the Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club and an adjoining tract proposed for ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Minor adjustment results in gold for Pittston Area’s Paul Moska

Minor adjustment results in gold for Pittston Area’s Paul Moska

SCRANTON – In order to jump higher, Paul Moska found he needed to run faster.A minor adjustment in his approach helped the senior clear 6-5 Tues...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Mostly cloudy this weekend, rain predicted late Sunday in Wyoming Valley

Mostly cloudy this weekend, rain predicted late Sunday in Wyoming Valley

You can expect mostly cloudy conditions today and Sunday in the Wyoming Valley with rain expected Sunday night.The National Weather Service indicated ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority rejects abandoned rail sale

Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority rejects abandoned rail sale

The proposed sale of 8.11 miles of unused steel rail from Luzerne County Redevelopment Authority train tracks is off the table.Authority board members...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |