Rain doesn’t keep crowd down at West Side Memorial Day Parade

Rain doesn’t keep crowd down at West Side Memorial Day Parade

Residents of the West Side refused to let a little rain put a damper on their holiday as droves came out — with umbrellas in tow — to watc...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Levee system’s relief wells set for inspection

Levee system’s relief wells set for inspection

At first glance, the approximately 120 relief wells along the Wyoming Valley Levee system may seem insignificant.They resemble metal trash cans with l...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Harveys Lake Zoning Hearing Board will hear a proposal for an anchored floating restaurant June 6

Harveys Lake Zoning Hearing Board will hear a proposal for an anchored floating restaurant June 6

HARVEYS LAKE — If Edye Schneider has her wish, people will soon be enjoying fine dining at her restaurant on Harveys Lake.That’s right, Sc...

May 29th, 2017 updated: May 29th, 2017. |  


Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released

Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released.Woods, ...

May 29th, 2017 updated: May 29th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Seeing Metallica live was a reflective, fun experience

Beyond the Byline: Seeing Metallica live was a reflective, fun experience

It has been almost 15 years since I discovered Metallica.As a disgruntled, stubborn teenager, I related to the band’s “St. Anger” al...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley this week

Thunderstorms in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley this week

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the Wyoming Valley this week.According to the NWS, showers and thunderstorms a...

May 29th, 2017 |  


To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

ANNVILLE — Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful “Happy Memorial Day!” fr...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Flag holders continue to disappear from veterans’ graves in Luzerne County

Flag holders continue to disappear from veterans’ graves in Luzerne County

Disappearing cemetery veteran flag holders remain a problem in Luzerne County, officials said.The county switched from bronze to aluminum holders appr...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Lottery numbers for Sunday, May 28, 2017.

Lottery numbers for Sunday, May 28, 2017.

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 3-0Pick 3: 0-6-3Pick 4: 1-9-5-3Pick 5: 0-6-9-3-8Wild: 6Treasure Hunt: 15-19-21-23-27Evening DrawingPick 2: 2-4Pick 3: 2-4-1Pic...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Monsignor Jack Bendik celebrates 50 years in the priesthood

Monsignor Jack Bendik celebrates 50 years in the priesthood

It’s not every day that someone gets to celebrate a golden jubilee, and that’s why this Sunday was such a special occasion for Monsignor J...

May 28th, 2017 |