State Auditor General Critical of DEP


The State Auditor General is releasing a report sharply critical of state environmental regulators' oversight of the natural gas industry saying DEP failed to adequately monitor well safety or provide clear and timely information to residents.

Blood Donors Needed


The height of summer means a drop in blood donations. The American Red Cross throughout Northeast PA is in need of all blood types and platelet donors. Contact the Red Cross in your area.

Bandits Sought


State Police at Hazleton are on the lookout for two bandits who held up the Verizon Wireless store on Airport Road in Hazle Township.

Sen. Casey in Moosic


Senator Bob Casey was in Moosic today using the Main Street Bridge as the backdrop to push for action on the Highway Trust Fund.

Scranton Commuter Tax Update


Scranton City Council moved the prospect of bringing a commuter tax closer to reality for those who work in the Electric City but don't live there. The second reading on the proposed tax will be July 24.