Take a peek inside a state prison

We toured the State Correctional Institution at Waymart to report on reforms in mental health programs at state prisons. Read our report and view our photo gallery. In other news, Kingston/Forty Fort won its opener in the state Little League Championship...
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Does Luzerne County still love Trump?

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows President Trump's support slipping in Luzerne County and 142 other counties that voted for Obama in 2012 but Trump in 2016. Back Mountain National won the Little League Section 5 9-10...
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Firefighters avert disaster at propane facility

One worker was critically injured and nearby homes were evacuated when a propane tanker truck caught fire at Modern Gas Sales in Pittston Twp. Friday. Firefighters raced to prevent the tank from exploding as venting gas destroyed the truck and another one nearby. In...
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It’s the humidity

It's been hotter, but high humidity levels this week have made the weather in NEPA oppressive. Find out when we'll get a break. In other news, the father of murdered correctional officer Eric Williams says the failure of a jury to impose the death penalty on his...
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Racial tension preceded pub shooting, witnesses say

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Prosecutors say Stephen Jamal Spencer shot and killed a man outside a Pittston pub after a patron there refused to shake Spencer's hand because he is African American. But a defense attorney said the case is a "classic self-defense...
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Take a peek inside a state prison

Take a peek inside a state prison

We toured the State Correctional Institution at Waymart to report on reforms in mental health programs at state prisons. Read our report and view our photo gallery. In other news, Kingston/Forty Fort won its opener in the state Little League Championship...

Does Luzerne County still love Trump?

Does Luzerne County still love Trump?

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows President Trump's support slipping in Luzerne County and 142 other counties that voted for Obama in 2012 but Trump in 2016. Back Mountain National won the Little League Section 5 9-10...

Firefighters avert disaster at propane facility

Firefighters avert disaster at propane facility

One worker was critically injured and nearby homes were evacuated when a propane tanker truck caught fire at Modern Gas Sales in Pittston Twp. Friday. Firefighters raced to prevent the tank from exploding as venting gas destroyed the truck and another one nearby. In...

It’s the humidity

It’s the humidity

It's been hotter, but high humidity levels this week have made the weather in NEPA oppressive. Find out when we'll get a break. In other news, the father of murdered correctional officer Eric Williams says the failure of a jury to impose the death penalty on his...

Racial tension preceded pub shooting, witnesses say

Racial tension preceded pub shooting, witnesses say

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Prosecutors say Stephen Jamal Spencer shot and killed a man outside a Pittston pub after a patron there refused to shake Spencer's hand because he is African American. But a defense attorney said the case is a "classic self-defense...

Remembering a fallen officer

Remembering a fallen officer

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Luzerne County correctional officers and officials paid tribute Tuesday to Kristopher Moules, an officer who died a year ago in a plunge down an prison elevator shaft during an altercation with an inmate, who was also killed. We...

Flash floods inundate WB

Flash floods inundate WB

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Severe thunderstorms flooded streets and stranded motorists and shoppers Monday. A Kingston-based attorney whose license was suspended after he admitted to giving a Luzerne County judge use of a summer beach house and other perks...

Best in state

Best in state

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Kingston/Forty Fort won the Little League Junior Softball state championship Sunday and now moves on to to regional competition. We have an online image gallery from the game and all the pictures are for  sale in our online Photo...

Yoga with goats

Yoga with goats

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The latest craze in local yoga circles is goat yoga. Yes, goat yoga. The inventor of an intravenous feeding method considered one of the most important breakthroughs in modern medicine is going to be honored in his hometown of...

Googling “how to threaten someone”

Googling “how to threaten someone”

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A grand jury alleges an angry father Googled "how to threaten someone effectively" before he firebombed the office of a child welfare agency involved in his custody dispute. King's College has purchased a downtown tavern and applied...