Shavertown native saving the oceans

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Shavertown native is traveling the country in a quest to clean up the world's oceans. The state is asking Luzerne County residents to keep an eye out for spotted lanternflies as the invasive pest's range keeps moving north. Plan...

Fighting to save White Haven Center

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Opponents of the plan to close White Haven Center had their say at a four-hour state hearing Thursday. In Plymouth Twp., officials from a fire company decertified by the township supervisors vowed to unseat them in the next election....

Remembering 9/11

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Several local ceremonies marking the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks are scheduled today. Hanover Area has issued a warning to parents after a student was diagnosed with whooping cough. State police plan a series of...

Penalizing parents who use medical marijuana

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Protestors say Luzerne County Children and Youth Services is unfairly taking custody from parents who use medical marijuana. Police have charged a mother with child endangerment for allegedly leaving her 1-year-old in her car for...

A weekend to remember

This morning at citizensvoice.com: It was a weekend of remembrance as a ceremony marked the 150th anniversary of the Avondale Mine Disaster, which took 108 lives in a tragic fire, and The Wall that Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, visited...
Shavertown native saving the oceans

Shavertown native saving the oceans

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Shavertown native is traveling the country in a quest to clean up the world's oceans. The state is asking Luzerne County residents to keep an eye out for spotted lanternflies as the invasive pest's range keeps moving north. Plan...

Fighting to save White Haven Center

Fighting to save White Haven Center

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Opponents of the plan to close White Haven Center had their say at a four-hour state hearing Thursday. In Plymouth Twp., officials from a fire company decertified by the township supervisors vowed to unseat them in the next election....

Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Several local ceremonies marking the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks are scheduled today. Hanover Area has issued a warning to parents after a student was diagnosed with whooping cough. State police plan a series of...

Penalizing parents who use medical marijuana

Penalizing parents who use medical marijuana

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Protestors say Luzerne County Children and Youth Services is unfairly taking custody from parents who use medical marijuana. Police have charged a mother with child endangerment for allegedly leaving her 1-year-old in her car for...

A weekend to remember

A weekend to remember

This morning at citizensvoice.com: It was a weekend of remembrance as a ceremony marked the 150th anniversary of the Avondale Mine Disaster, which took 108 lives in a tragic fire, and The Wall that Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, visited...

State police planning move

State police planning move

This morning at citizensvoice.com: After 50 years in its Wyoming barracks, State Police Troop P is planning a move to Hanover Twp. The turmoil continues at the Luzerne County Transportation Authority, with a new interim director at the helm, the former director...

Meet me at the fair

Meet me at the fair

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The Luzerne County Fair opens today. We have a full schedule. The head of the Luzerne County Transportation Authority has been fired by the bus agency's board following a botched rebranding effort. A Wilkes-Barre man was sentenced to...

The Crispell report’s findings

The Crispell report’s findings

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Read our exclusive report on the conclusions of an investigation into former Luzerne County Election Director Marisa Crispell's ties to a county election-machine vendor. Been in a wreck? You might be able to get the police report...

A drug treatment court success story

A drug treatment court success story

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Meet attorney Jessica Miraglia, a success story from Luzerne County Drug Treatment Court. A tentative contract agreement with teachers will stave off a threatened work stoppage at Wyoming Area. This morning, officials in the...

Wyoming Area teachers threaten to strike

Wyoming Area teachers threaten to strike

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Teachers at Wyoming Area are threatening a walkout as a showdown looms over negotiations for a new contract. More than 400 jobs are at stake as the Wolf Administration targets the State Correctional Institution at Retreat for...