Sunday, August 14, 2022

Suspect in Berwick, Nescopeck killings says he was ‘frustrated’

The suspect in two fatal attacks in Nescopeck and Berwick on Saturday allegedly told police that he was “frustrated” and “tired of fighting with his mother” after he was taken into custody.

State police identify suspect in Berwick, Nescopeck deaths

SHICKSHINNY — The suspect in Saturday’s fatal rampage in Berwick and Nescopeck has been identified by state police after his arraignment early Sunday morning.

Two dead, 17 injured, one in custody after carnage in Berwick, Nescopeck

BERWICK — One male has been apprehended in connection with the mowing down of over dozen pedestrians at a fundraiser for fire victims in Berwick, one fatally, and a homicide in Nescopeck on Saturday, state police confirmed.

First Hospital clients conduct informational picket at CCS

WILKES-BARRE — The clients of First Hospital are fighting to keep their “family” together.

Carnage as vehicle strikes pedestrians at fire benefit

BERWICK — Upwards of a dozen people are believed injured and possibly one person is dead in a separate incident after a vehicle smashed into a group of people at a fundraiser for fire victims at a Berwick bar on Saturday evening.

Plymouth Alive Kielbasa Festival contest winners announced

Kielbasa contest winners announced

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Poll: Most hunters, anglers support nature-based solutions to climate change

WILKES-BARRE — A majority of American hunters and anglers polled earlier this year said they embrace habitat conservation strategies as a way to address the impacts of climate change on fish and wildlife.

Blaney, Truex eyeing playoff spot on Sunday at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. — Ryan Blaney and Martin Truex Jr. are the favorites as they battle for position to make NASCAR’s playoffs, but in a season when there have already been 15 race winners, they are far from the lone contenders.

Mahomes has TD, safety Reid kicks PAT, Chiefs lose to Bears

CHICAGO — Patrick Mahomes threw for 60 yards and a touchdown on Kansas City’s first possession, then watched as the Chiefs lost to the Chicago Bears 19-14 in the preseason opener Saturday.

Cameron Smith has claret jug and now eyes No. 1 in the world

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — British Open champion Cameron Smith has spent all week ignoring queries about reports he will be the latest to leave the PGA Tour for Saudi-funded LIV Golf. His only concern was try to win the FedEx Cup playoffs.

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