Back Mountain church, community team up for family-friendly festival

Back Mountain church, community team up for family-friendly festival

DALLAS — St. Paul’s Lutheran Church held its annual Summerfest on Saturday, celebrating the 500th anniversary of Lutheranism and joining f...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Dallas Days firemen’s bazaar, parade part of bicentennial celebration

Dallas Days firemen’s bazaar, parade part of bicentennial celebration

LEHMAN TWP. — A crowd lined the entrance to the Luzerne County Fairgrounds on Ambrose Street, as sirens blared and the parade they came proceede...

July 2nd, 2017 |  


One-car crash in Dallas Township leaves two dead

One-car crash in Dallas Township leaves two dead

DALLAS TWP. — A crash on Kunkle Road on Saturday left two people dead.According to the Back Mountain Fire/EMS Facebook page, a call reporting a ...

July 1st, 2017 updated: July 1st, 2017. |  


Arts, antiques show helps kick off summer season at Harveys Lake

Arts, antiques show helps kick off summer season at Harveys Lake

HARVEYS LAKE — Visitors to the Arts and Antiques Festival on Sunset Beach on Sunday got to browse a variety of vendors and their wares as well a...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Dallas board votes to deduct teachers’ salaries for strike days not worked

Dallas board votes to deduct teachers’ salaries for strike days not worked

DALLAS TWP. — Dallas School District teachers will have their salaries deducted for seven unworked days, according to a resolution the school bo...

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


Annual Market on Pond raises money for Dallas nursing center

Annual Market on Pond raises money for Dallas nursing center

DALLAS — A rainy Saturday morning wasn’t going to stop the Market on the Pond from raising money for nursing-home residents.In fact, in 33...

June 17th, 2017 updated: June 17th, 2017. |  


Crash involving school bus in Back Mountain results in no injuries

Crash involving school bus in Back Mountain results in no injuries

DALLAS TWP. — A crash involving a school bus Monday in the Back Mountain resulted in no injuries, according to Luzerne County 911.The crash, whi...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Champagne brunch honors moms by helping them get a college degree

Champagne brunch honors moms by helping them get a college degree

DALLAS — At a Mother’s Day brunch at Misericordia University, mothers were recognized in more ways than one.The university held its second...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Four candidates want to succeed Back Mountain District Judge James Tupper

Four candidates want to succeed Back Mountain District Judge James Tupper

KINGSTON TWP. — For 24 years, District Judge James E. Tupper served as district judge in the Back Mountain. But on Dec. 31 he will hang up his b...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 6th, 2017. |