Local News

April 24, 2017 - 5:37 am
A three year old found roaming the halls of a hotel in Clarks Summit led to the arrest of three people on drug charges. Police were called to Nichols Village on Northern Boulevard. There they found Kayla Thurston of Factoryville and Ariel Burke and David Button both of West Abington Township...
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April 24, 2017 - 5:35 am
Jury selection is scheduled to begin later this morning in the death penalty trial of an inmate charged in a guard's death in a federal prison four years ago. Jessie Con-ui is charged in the February 2013 stabbing death of corrections officer Eric Williams at the Canaan federal prison in Waymart...
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Scranton Police
April 21, 2017 - 11:11 am
Scranton Police and the FBI are on the lookout for a bank robber. It happend just after 9am at the Wells Fargo bank on Meadow Ave in south Scranton. Police say a white male wearing a camo jacket walked into the bank and handed the teller a note. No reports of a weapon seen and no injuries reported...
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Karel Zubris
April 20, 2017 - 4:53 am
After four hours of deliberations, jurors reached a verdict in the Eric Frein murder trial, guilty on all 12 counts of 1st degree murder and terrorism. The sentencing phase is scheduled to begin at 1:30 this afternoon in Pike County Court. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein,...
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April 19, 2017 - 7:16 pm
It took four hours for a Chester County jury to find Eric Frein guilty of all charges against him, including first degree murder. He showed no emotion as the verdict was read. Frein ambushed the State Police barracks at Blooming Grove two and a half years ago, killing Cpl. Bryon Dickson and...
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Greenwood Fire Co
April 19, 2017 - 10:18 am
Shared from Greenwood Fire Co. Two minutes to midnight an alarm was transmitted for a multi unit apartment dwelling fire in the 3300 blk of Cedar Ave in Moosic. Penn Med 15 was first arriving confirming the working fire which activated the (SRN) Special Response Narrative filling out the balance of...
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April 19, 2017 - 10:02 am
Police in Hazleton arrested three men in connection with operating an alleged meth lab. Police were called to an apartment at 1000 Grant Street just before 10pm. When they arrived police detected an odor they believed was from the manufacture of methamphetamine. Greg Shafer of Drums, Cody Salko of...
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April 18, 2017 - 12:24 pm
The capital murder trial of Eric Frein will resume this morning when closing statements are given and the jury will likely get the case. Tuesday testimony centered on the shooting of PA State Trooper Cpl Bryon Dickson. The jury saw pictures taken in the aftermath of shots fired outside the Blooming...
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