Luzerne County has tracked 53 additional coronavirus deaths in a week, according to a new report from county Manager C. David Pedri.
PITTSBURGH — Bud Dupree slammed the turf in anger, well aware of what the pain in his right knee meant.
PITTSBURGH — Mike Tomlin isn’t one for excuses. Even as COVID-19 wreaked havoc with his team’s schedule, pushing their matchup with Baltimore from Thanksgiving night to middle of the afternoon in the middle of the week in the middle of a pandemic, the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers coach refused to reach for one.
For the second time this season, Penn State’s most recent opponent is dealing with a serious COVID-19 outbreak. But as of Wednesday evening, the Nittany Lions have managed to stay clear of a similar crisis.
King’s, Wilkes and Misericordia still have a chance to play winter sports this school year.
Ohio State held on to the fourth spot in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday night after having its previous game canceled, landing behind No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Notre Dame and No. 3 Clemson for a second straight week.
Athletic directors and head coaches of the 10 Lackawanna League schools that sponsor the sport were planning to meet virtually Tuesday night to continue discussions for the upcoming season.
With this beautiful holiday season upon us, it seems only fitting that we, the three supervisors, give thanks to all you in Plymouth Township for the past year of allowing us to serve you.
If you are a meat and potatoes kind of person, give some consideration to the humble turnip. I found this recipe years ago after one of the hard-working local growers at the Wilkes-Barre Farmers Market touted his pile of the cruciferous root vegetable, convincing me and MT to buy some. But what, exactly, do you do with a turnip?
If you’re looking to give to charity this holiday season but don’t want to dip into your bank account, donating unused credit card rewards, hotel points and airline miles can be a helpful alternative. In some cases the charity can use the rewards for travel needs, and in other cases, the issuer can convert them to cash for the charity.
Donna Skemp of Bend, Oregon, struggled to save before she signed up for an automatic savings plan offered by her employer’s payroll services company. Now, some of her pay goes into a federally insured, interest-paying savings account that she can access any time with a debit card.
WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden warned of dire consequences if President Donald Trump and his administration continue to refuse to coordinate with his transition team on the coronavirus pandemic and block briefings on national security, policy issues and vaccine plans.
ASHLEY — A man was arrested on Friday night after police say he got into two separate physical confrontations and threatened his brother with a knife outside a Donato Drive residence.
Homicide suspect Jeremy Gittens, accused of fatally shooting a man and injuring a woman in Wilkes-Barre more than nine months ago, remains jailed at the Rikers Island Correctional Facility in New York City.
WILKES-BARRE — City police are investigating a shooting that left one person injured on Thanksgiving morning.
NANTICOKE — City police arrested Jason Joseph Wojciechowski, 21, on charges he burglarized and ransacked a business and trespassed at another business on Tuesday.