Welcoming Back the Horsemen

The gates at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Township will be unlocked this morning at 7:30. They will begin to welcome horsemen getting ready to begin the 52nd season of racing. Racing season will open on Saturday March 18th.  

Scranton Man Facing Assault Charges

Scranton Police say Ryan Taylor allegedly threw Danee Mower into the Lackawanna River. According to police, Taylor said the two were arguing over marijuana at the top of the river bank just off Olive Street.

New Inter-County Bus Pass

Beginning tomorrow you can purchase an "Inter County 31 Day Bus Pass". It will allow riders unlimited access to all routes on both bus routes for the Luzerne County Transportation Authority and County of Lackawanna Transit System.

Burglary Suspect Sought

Police in Scranton are on the lookout for the person they say broke into the Minooka American Legion has early Sunday morning. Cash was taken. Anyone with information is asked to contact Scranton Police.

Traffic Stop Leads to Hazleton Drug Arrest

A traffic stop in Hazleton yesterday afternoon ended with Kevin Black arrested on numerous drug charges. It turned out Black was wanted and had several outstanding warrants.
Karel Zubris

Stegmaier Building Evacuated

Officials are still investigating a suspicious package that caused the evacuation of the Stegmaier Building late yesterday morning. The leaking package,was determined not to be a threat.

Arrest in Armed Robbery Investigation

Edward Judge of Scranton was taken into custody without incident yesterday for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery of the EFUEL Gas Station on Pittston Ave in South Scranton last week. .

More Charges For a Hazleton Man

More charges have been filed against 20 year old Keefer Ngirngesechei. The Hazleton man now faces 32 new charges filed Wednesday including promoting prostitution of a minor, corruption of minors and others. The latest charges involved a 16 year old female.