Local News

May 05, 2017 - 12:16 pm
Road Closures in Scranton: The 500 block of Linden Street from noon today (Friday) through 10 a.m. on Sunday. Today: The eastbound lanes of the 500 block of Lackawanna Avenue and the 500 block of Bogart Court in both directions from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The 400 block of Linden Street will be closed...
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May 05, 2017 - 12:12 pm
A fire in machinery at a business on the San Souci Parkway in Hanover Township last night created plenty of smoke in the building and sent workers out into the street. There were no injuries and crews made quick work of stopping the fire at Town Business Center. So far no word on a cause.
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KRZ
May 04, 2017 - 11:10 am
Beginning on Monday, May 8, PennDOT crews will start work on Interstate 81 North at 5 AM. They will work Monday thru Thursday during the week of May 8-11 and May 15-18. No work will take place on Fridays due to increased traffic demands. A single lane of the highway will be shut down for three...
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May 04, 2017 - 6:45 am
Republican Congressman Tom Marino will not take the spot as the Presidents drug czar. In a statement released by the congressman due to a "critical illness in his family" he will withdraw his name. Marino will instead stay in Congress serving the 10th District which he has done since 2011 instead...
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May 04, 2017 - 5:52 am
A pizza delivery person was beaten and robbed by two men earlier this week in West Scranton. Now police have two suspects in custody. 23 year old Daniel smith and 20 year old Jonathan Healey were arrested yesterday in connection with the incident on Lafayette St earlier in the morning acording to...
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May 03, 2017 - 11:13 am
Harrisburg, Pa (AP) Republican U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta is considering challenging Pennsylvania's Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey following encouragement by President Donald Trump. Barletta campaign consultant John Brabender said Wednesday that Trump spoke to Barletta about running during a...
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KarelZubris
May 03, 2017 - 7:11 am
A PA State Police Memorial Service was held yesterday at Troop P Wyoming. Those honored include Trooper Landon Weaver, killed in the line of duty in December 2016. He was the 97th member killed in the line of duty.
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May 03, 2017 - 6:54 am
More information has now been released on a suspicious death in Carbon County. Police were called to a home on Coal Street in Lehighton Boro yesterday afternoon. The body of 44 year old Brian Linder was found in the basement. State Police at Lehighton have arrested Yessy Rivera of Easton is now...
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May 02, 2017 - 8:18 am
The third man sought by Hazleton police in connection with an incident last week in the city is now in custody. Scarly Hiciano-Rivera turned himself into police last night. He is facing charges of among others conspiracy to commit aggravated assault. Cesar Brito Polanco turned himself in on Friday...
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