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Two arrested on drug trafficking charges | Times Leader
A passenger in the vehicle, Britany Marie Taylor, 18, of Main Street, Kingston, allegedly surrendered a crack pipe and empty heroin packets.
D2 ROUNDUP: Carbondale Area, Dunmore pull off baseball upsets
Stone Wormuth homered and drove in two runs to support pitcher Andrew Manarchuck, and the No. 11-seeded Chargers stunned No. 6 Wyoming Seminary, 4-3, in the first round of the District 2 Class 3A baseball playoffs Monday.
Developing: One Lane of Route 6 Closed in Dickson City
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Retaining Wall Collapsed Due to Rainy Weather in Lackawanna County
CLARKS GREEN, Pa. — A retaining wall outside of a church in Lackawanna County fell victim to the rainy weather.A chunk of the wall at the Clarks Green Assembly of God collapsed Tuesday afternoon.According to PennDOT, our recent wet weather is to blame.South Abington Road was down to one lane for a t
Tractor trailer, vehicle crash on I-81 in W-B Twp. | Times Leader
Police closed the on-ramp to Interstate 81 at state Route 309 in Ashley, causing traffic to be heavy on Route 309 to Blackman Street, where it turns into a single lane on Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard. Traffic was also congested on Route 29 in Hanover Township leading onto the northbound lanes of
One Dead Following Fire in Susquehanna County
LENOX TOWNSHIP, Pa. — One person did not make it out of a burning mobile home in Susquehanna County.The fire started around 4:30 a.m. Monday at the home along state route 2035 near Lenoxville.Firefighters say flames were shooting from the place when they arrived.After the flames were out, they found
Softball coach charged with having sexual relationship with girl | Times Leader
Charles Steven Kearney, 52, of Capouse Avenue, Scranton, surrendered Monday after an investigation by state police at Wyoming alleging he had a nearly year-long sexual relationship with the girl, including at locations in Luzerne County.
'Cinema 6' reopens as 'Honesdale Cinemas'
Fresh paint and carpet in the lobby and down the hallway, plus a new concession stand with the usual popcorn, soda and candy.
HS BASEBALL: District 11 brackets
No. 3 Nativity 13, No. 6 Notre Dame-East Stroudsburg 1, 5 innings
NEPA’s Most Wanted Fugitives, 5/20/2018
Description: White man, 52 years old, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 190 pounds, gray hair, brown eyes.
Lake Wallenpaupack Dam Release Draws Crowd
“To see the spillway here, I have never seen it, so I wanted to check it out,” said Dennis Knapp of Honesdale.
Arrest Made After Stolen Car Leads Police on Chase in Scranton
SCRANTON, Pa. -- Police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for stealing a car and leading police on a chase in Scranton.Officials say Anton Derevyanchukstole a Chevy Suburbanin Scranton on Wednesday afternoon.Derevyanchuk then allegedly led police on a chase on northbound Interstate 81.
Court Briefs | Times Leader
Roberto Battle, 29, of Brooklyn, N.Y., is accused of firing the shots that killed Michael “DJ Mo” Onley in October 2013. David Nealy, 37, of Kingston, was driving the car Battle fired from, prosecutors say.
Hotel Anthracite Now Open in Carbondale
CARBONDALE, Pa. — The hotel on Main Street in Carbondale has had three names in five years: Best Western, Carbondale Grand Hotel, and now, Hotel Anthracite. That name will stick, according to its new managers.
HS SOFTBALL: District 11 brackets
(Records in parentheses)CLASS AQuarterfinalsTuesday, May 22No. 1 Williams Valley (18-2), byeNo. 5 Forest City (9-8) atNo. 4 Mahanoy Area (13-8), 4:30 p.m.No. 6 Lincoln Leadership (5-9) at No. 3 Nativity (14-6), 4:30 p.m.No. 2 Notre Dame-East Stroudsburg (16-3), byeSemifinalsThursday, May 24At neutra
CHRIS KELLY: Waiting for a cloudburst
Dan Sansky banked $672,321 over six years working on “district vehicles” without filing tax forms and providing almost no documentation. Sansky and his wife, Mary Ann, cost taxpayers nearly $300,000 in improper medical benefits over a dozen years even though neither was a district employee.
Woman accused of running mobile meth lab
She is facing several charges, including operating a meth lab, risking catastrophe and drug trafficking.
Fishing Pier Repaired in Lackawanna County
GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A fishing pier in Lackawanna County, accessible to people with disabilities, has been repaired.
Tenants in Jermyn Apartments Allowed to Stay
JERMYN, Pa. — More than a dozen tenants of an apartment building in Lackawanna County will be able to stay in their homes.Earlier this week, a tenant showed Newswatch 16 a letter from the borough of Jermyn saying they would have tomove outby the end of the week because there is no rental permit for
Police search former Wyoming mayor’s house | Times Leader
Former Wyoming Mayor Bob Boyer, in the distance, re-enters his home in the borough during an investigation by law enforcement on Friday morning. -Jerry Lynott | Times Leader