Unity in the face of terror

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local faith leaders are planning a unity rally in response to the New Zealand mosque shootings. Four women testified Thursday that a former Wilkes-Barre police officer pressured them for sexual favors. Luzerne County officials say...

2019 Hiking Series to Start April 9 at Big Pocono Park

Megan Fedor, with back to the camera, watches hikers cross a creek at Hickory Run State Park. Fedor will begin her annual hiking series on April 9 at Big Pocono State Park. The vistas are as big as the name at Big Pocono State Park. That's where Megan Fedor this year...

Expect expressway delays

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Commuters on the North Cross Valley Expressway should get ready for detours and delays as a heavily used off ramp is set to close for repairs on April 1. Experts have used 55-year-old DNA evidence to produce a sketch of what the...

Cracking a 55-year-old cold case

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Police hope advances in DNA analysis will help them solve the 1964 rape and murder of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a coal pit outside Hazleton. Luzerne County ranks near the bottom in a recent statewide health report....

Can your employer fire you for using medical marijuana?

This morning citizensvoice.com: A former Commonweath Health employee claims in a lawsuit she was fired for cannabis use despite being approved for medical marijuana by a physican. A new vegan cafe is coming to downtown Wilkes-Barre. Nanticoke's oldest tree is coming...
Unity in the face of terror

Unity in the face of terror

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local faith leaders are planning a unity rally in response to the New Zealand mosque shootings. Four women testified Thursday that a former Wilkes-Barre police officer pressured them for sexual favors. Luzerne County officials say...

Expect expressway delays

Expect expressway delays

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Commuters on the North Cross Valley Expressway should get ready for detours and delays as a heavily used off ramp is set to close for repairs on April 1. Experts have used 55-year-old DNA evidence to produce a sketch of what the...

Cracking a 55-year-old cold case

Cracking a 55-year-old cold case

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Police hope advances in DNA analysis will help them solve the 1964 rape and murder of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a coal pit outside Hazleton. Luzerne County ranks near the bottom in a recent statewide health report....

Statewide hyperloop study on the fast track

Statewide hyperloop study on the fast track

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Studies are under way for a hyperloop system that could link cities in Pennsylvania and cut travel time from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh to 30 minutes. Warmer winters have led to an uptick in Lyme disease cases in Luzerne County. The...

Four arrested in alleged prison meth ring

Four arrested in alleged prison meth ring

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Police arrested four female inmates they say were running a methamphetamine ring in the Luzerne County Correctional Facility. Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George's acceptance of $280 in gift cards from a theater applying for a $500,000...

The mayor goes to the movies

The mayor goes to the movies

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George says the $280 gift certificate he received from RC Theatres played no role in the city's backing for a $500,000 state grant for improvments to the downtown theater. The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board...