Mom gets up to 30 years for trying to kill kids

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A mother who claims she staged a murder/suicide attempt involving her two young children as a "cry for help" against an abusive husband was given 10 to 30 years on attempted homicide charges. There is a tentative contract agreement...
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Rosters released for District 2 field hockey all-star game

The District 2 Senior Field Hockey All-Star Classic — the first showcase of its sort in several years — is this weekend. The brainchild of seniors Leah Mullery of Holy Redeemer and Megan Reed of Hazleton Area was first profiled in October in The Citizens' Voice....
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Best and worst holiday jobs

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Looking for some extra shopping cash? We have the best and worst holiday jobs. Will your property taxes go up in 2018? Want to avoid hold-ups on your morning commute? Check out our weekly roadwork report....
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When your beat is Facebook

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local police are still figuring out the rules for interacting with citizens on social media. Check out our photos from Saturday's Christmas Parade in Wilkes-Barre. Field hockey teams from Wyoming Valley West and Wyoming Seminary came...
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Santa is coming to town

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre's annual Christmas Parade returns today. We have a full schedule of events, which begin at 11:30 a..m. A King's College student who was surrounded by "mass quantities" of drugs and money when he died of an overdose last...
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Mom gets up to 30 years for trying to kill kids

Mom gets up to 30 years for trying to kill kids

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A mother who claims she staged a murder/suicide attempt involving her two young children as a "cry for help" against an abusive husband was given 10 to 30 years on attempted homicide charges. There is a tentative contract agreement...

Best and worst holiday jobs

Best and worst holiday jobs

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Looking for some extra shopping cash? We have the best and worst holiday jobs. Will your property taxes go up in 2018? Want to avoid hold-ups on your morning commute? Check out our weekly roadwork report....

When your beat is Facebook

When your beat is Facebook

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local police are still figuring out the rules for interacting with citizens on social media. Check out our photos from Saturday's Christmas Parade in Wilkes-Barre. Field hockey teams from Wyoming Valley West and Wyoming Seminary came...

Santa is coming to town

Santa is coming to town

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre's annual Christmas Parade returns today. We have a full schedule of events, which begin at 11:30 a..m. A King's College student who was surrounded by "mass quantities" of drugs and money when he died of an overdose last...

Pro-LGBT priest slated for Catholic commencement

Pro-LGBT priest slated for Catholic commencement

This morning at citizensvoice.com: An online petition has targeted Misericordia University's chosen commencement speaker, a Jesuit priest and author who has called on the Catholic Church to be more respectful to the LGBT community. There was as flag burning Thursday...

Home rule all over again?

Home rule all over again?

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Six years into Luzerne County's experiment with home rule government, one county council member wants to go back to square one with a ballot referendum authorizing a commission to study possible changes. A state Senator from Mount...

Two local teams reach state field hockey finals

Two local teams reach state field hockey finals

This morning at citzensvoice.com: With semifinal wins Tuesday, field hockey teams from Wyoming Valley West and Wyoming Seminary advanced to Saturday's state finals. A former casino cocktail waitress who has publicly claimed for months that she was raped by a state...

A Mount Airy mystery

A Mount Airy mystery

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Somebody in the General Assembly inserted last-minute language in a recent gambling expansion bill granting special protection to Mount Airy, the casino founded by landfill magnate Louis DeNaples. Who did it? Nobody's talking. A...

Kane keeps fighting

Kane keeps fighting

This morning at citizensvoice.com: More than a year after receiving a prison sentence for leaking grand jury information, former state attorney general Kathleen Kane remains free on bail while seeking to overturn her conviction. Mapping out your morning commute? Find...