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Flash Flooding Damage is Heavy in Susquehanna County
“We’ve had so much rain for so long. The ground is saturated, can’t take it anymore,” Russell Snow said.
Roads Still Impassable After Flooding
SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) The road to recovery after recent flooding is going to take months, if not years. In Susquehanna County, many roads are still not passable — while homes and even a community park were destroyed. Eyewitness News reporter Eric Deabill is in Great Bend Township with
Route 15 likely closed into weekend
WINFIELD — Widespread traffic congestion was expected into a busy weekend after a Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) project crane collapsed Tuesday night.The crane, and large steel beam, fell over and onto the right of way of Route 15. Though no injuries were reported, fuel was report
Flood damage closes two Binghamton streets indefinitely
Yard waste collection, regularly scheduled for Monday, will be suspended this week and resume its regular schedule the following Monday.
A wet summer even before this week and more rain on the way
Without even counting this week's storms and flooding, it's been a record-breaking summer for rainfall, at least in the Elmira area, and the rest of the Twin Tiers has been drenched as well.
Vestal man accused of secretly recording 29-year-old woman while she undressed
A Vestal man is accused of illegally recording a woman while she was dressing and undressing, at least four times, in September 2016.
Wheelersburg softball team welcomed home after winning Little League World Series
The Wheelersburg 11-12 year old girls softball team returned home to a a heroes' welcome late Thursday night.The team captured the Little League World Series championship Wednesday night as they defeated Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania 3-0 in a game played in Portland, Oregon.It marked the first time any
Police Investigating Lackawanna County Home Invasion
CLARKS GREEN, Pa. — It was a scary situation for an elderly woman and her daughter in Lackawanna County.Police say a man broke into their home in Clarks Green after 11 p.m. Wednesday while they were sleeping.The daughter went downstairs and yelled, “get out.As she was calling 911, the man broke thro
Binghamton man accused of sexually abusing child in Endicott
Isaiah S. Eason, 22, of Broad Avenue, was charged Tuesday with a felony count of first-degree sexual abuse. Police said he subjected a girl under the age of 11 to sexual contact in June 2016.
Flooding Closes Popular Luzerne County Drive-in
HUNLOCK TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A popular drive-in in Luzerne County is now closed until further notice due to this week’s flash flooding.Water from the Susquehanna River spilled into the Garden Drive-In near NanticokeA post on the drive-in’s Facebook page says workers have to wait until water recedes to de
Meshoppen Flood Fears High, Homes Spared
Anxieties in flood-prone Meshoppen rode high on Tuesday when Meshoppen Community Park filled in within the course of two hours. Forecasted crests for the Susquehanna River at Meshoppen were continuously revised upward as heavy rains continue to fall across the watershed.
Tunkhannock falls in Little League Softball World Series title game | Times Leader
Ella McNeff lined a single to center, ending Howard’s run of 16 retired in a row. Elaina Kulsicavage followed with a grounder in the hole at shortstop for Tunkhannock’s third hit of the game. She moved to second on the first pitch, but the comeback bid ended with a groundout.
KIRKWOOD FLOODING: Crews Repair Damage Along Route 11
Crumbling pavement, washed out railroad tracks, and damaged bridges. Those are just some of the problems crews are working to fix in Kirkwood following Tuesday's flash flooding.
Lackawanna County Court Notes 8/15/2018
High School Sports BlogChris Kelly Blog: Christopher J. Kelly, is the Scranton Times-Tribune Columnist.My Town: Read and comment on news, sports, features and opinion from your local community:Court Notes: Complete listings of marriage licenses, property transactions, tax liens, estates filedNews Fl
Governor Tours Bradford County Flood Area
LACEYVILLE, WYOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) Governor Wolf visited Bradford County Wednesday afternoon, touring some of the hard-hit areas affected by this week's flooding.He was joined by the PEMA director and county officials assessing the damage and speaking with residents. Eyewitness News Report
Flooding inundates O’Malia’s farm as 27-foot Susquehanna crest looms | Times Leader
“You don’t mind if the river comes onto the farm in November and December or even January or February,” said O’Malia, third generation owner of Larry O’Malia’s Farm & Greenhouse.
The Roosters Sing Above You
Dear Editor: A Harford Fair memory: It’s fair season. During the mid-tolate nineties, I belonged to a barbershop group here in Montrose which we called the Montrose Harmony Men, consisting of about 30 guys who liked to harmonize.
Going wild for their girls: Tunkhannock in tizzy for Wednesday’s title tilt | Times Leader
The Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock was packed Wednesday night for a viewing party featuring the Tunkhannock girls Little League Softball World Series championship game. Unfortunately, the hometown team came up a bit short, losing 3-0 to Ohio. -Dan Stokes | Times Leader
Nicholson Nailed By Flooding Again
NICHOLSON, Pa. — Flooded creeks devastated Nicholson Wednesday morning,forcing early morning water rescuesand closed roadways.
Bradford County Officials Assess Flood Damage
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