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ECKLEY — Charter Day, scheduled for Sunday at Eckley Miners' Village has been postponed because of a frozen water main affecting the museum building.

'Charter Day,' scheduled for Sunday at Eckley Miners' Village, postponed

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested a man they say fell onto the hood of a police car and asked the officer if he had any synthetic marijuana to sell him. Police say...

Wilkes-Barre police: Man falls onto squad car, asks officer if he has any 'spice' to sell

March 5th |  

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia police officer was shot in the head and killed after he and his partner exchanged gunfire with two suspects trying to rob a video game store, city officials said Thursday.

Philadelphia officer shot dead while trying to stop robbery

March 5th |  

DURYEA — Officials with one of the borough's largest employers apparently intend to re-open the hi-tech glass production and research facility in the wake of a devastating fire.

Schott North America officials expect to 'resume full operations' at Duryea glass plant

March 5th |  

Luzerne County property owners who wrongly received homestead tax breaks on multiple properties will be expected to repay the county, Solicitor C. David Pedri said Thursday.

Solicitor: Those getting multiple homestead exemptions expected to repay Luzerne County government

March 5th |  

LOS ANGELES — Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage airplane at a Los Angeles golf course Thursday, an official said. He suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital.

Harrison Ford suffers 'moderate injuries' after crashing vintage warplane in Los Angeles

March 5th |  

Tune in to NBC tonight to see a Wilkes-Barre local putting Northeastern Pennsylvania on the map for something other than being a serial killer or a deafeningly rambunctious kid who stole the heart of Ellen DeGeneres. Tattoo artist Bruce Fairchild...

Someone from Wilkes-Barre is on NBC's “The Blacklist”

March 5th |  

WASHINGTON — In the late 1980s, support for gay marriage was essentially unheard of in America. Just a quarter century later, it's now favored by clear majority of Americans.

Major survey shows most Americans support same-sex marriage

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — A deadlocked jury forced a mistrial Wednesday in the case of an Edwardsville man accused of threatening to kill a police officer.

Juror deadlock thwarts trial of Edwardsville man accused of threatening borough police officer

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — As far as upheavals go, this one should work itself out.

Frost blamed for heave, creating sidewalk hazard on Wilkes-Barre Public Square

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — Hugo Selenski's lawyers were each awarded hefty pay raises two weeks into jury selection.Attorneys Bernard Brown and Edward Rymsza were each to earn $2,500 a week during the duration...

Luzerne County Court records show defense bills for Hugo Selenski approaching $500,000

March 5th |  

KINGSTON TWP. — Just in case potholes weren't enough of an obstacle, their “total opposites” are sprouting up throughout Luzerne County in the wake of record cold spells this winter.

Frost heave creates headaches for drivers on Pierce Street Bridge

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — After more than 40 years of operation, the Wyoming Valley Detachment Marine Corps League is for sale.

Wyoming Valley Detachment Marine Corps League in Wilkes-Barre is closing

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — A man accused of attacking his sister's boyfriend with a machete at the Sherman Hills apartment complex would like a Luzerne County judge to reduce his bail.

Sherman Hills machete-attack suspect files motion for nominal bail

March 5th |  

PITTSTON — An Exeter couple faces charges in connection with the alleged theft of more than $40,000 from a youth soccer club.

Exeter couple charged with taking more than $44,000 from Greater Pittston Stoners

March 5th |  

Wilkes-Barre, Scranton and Wyoming County among communities nationwide seeking prize money

March 5th |  

Two natives of Duryea, both Pittston Area graduates, were honored recently by the company they work for, Derma Sciences, a Princeton, New Jersey-based company that does business globally.

Two Duryea natives win top awards at global company

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE TWP.— A visibly irritated district judge withdrew charges Thursday against a Wilkes-Barre police sergeant accused of assaulting his wife.

Prosecutors withdraw charges against Wilkes-Barre police Sgt. Albert Rodriguez

March 5th |  

KINGSTON — Dairy Queen is open in Kingston — officially.

It's official. Dairy Queen in Kingston is open

March 5th |  

WILKES-BARRE — Mike Belusko, democrat, has announced his candidacy for Wilkes-Barre City Council, in District “A.”District “A” consists mostly of South Wilkes-Barre and Goose Island.

Belusko announces for District A seat in Wilkes-Barre

March 5th |  








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