Local News

March 28, 2017 - 5:46 am
Heading to court in Luzerne County? Leave the cell phone at home or be prepared to turn it off. Under a new policy from county President Judge Richard Hughes that goes for tablets, laptops and cameras as well. Court officials say proceedings have been interrupted by cell phones ringing and a recent...
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March 27, 2017 - 9:38 am
Over the weekend, Wilkes Barre Police were called to reports of a large fight. It happened early Saturday morning at Ali Baba Liquor Lounge on South Main Street. Three people were arrested on charges ranging from disorderly conduct to drug posession. There were no reports of what sparked the fight...
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March 27, 2017 - 9:28 am
A murder investigation in Florida involved a man and woman from Bradford County. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's office were called to a home in West Palm Beach over the weekend. Investigators say 24 year old Randy Herman Jr called 9-11 to report a murder. When they arrived they found him in bloody...
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Karel Zubris
March 24, 2017 - 6:45 am
Still no word on what caused a house fire in Plains Township yesterday afternoon. The blaze which could be seen for miles, broke out shortly after 4:30 in the 100 block of North Main Street. There were no reports of injuries but some family pets did not make it out. The home is a total loss.
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March 24, 2017 - 5:47 am
Changes coming to the Tunkhannock Area School District. a vote by the School board last night will close 3 of the districts 4 elementary schools. They are Evans Falls, Mehoopany and Mill City. The other schools in the district will be reorganized. Among the changes, students will begin attending...
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March 23, 2017 - 12:21 pm
A mark your calendar event was officially announced today.. That's Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport Board Chair Tim McGinley announcing the return of the Airshow after a 17 year absence. It's set for August 12th and 13th. Tickets are available on line and go on sale Friday March 31st...
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March 20, 2017 - 9:55 am
Hazleton police now believe it was a domestic dispute which ended in two people taken to the hospital for treatment. Police were called to a bar on East Broad Street around 2:30 this morning. When they arrived they found a woman with several stab wounds and a man with gunshot wounds. Investigators...
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