Fisherman’s body found in river

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The body of a fisherman missing since his empty boat was recovered from the Susquehanna River at Wilkes-Barre Tuesday was found Thursday about three miles downriver in Plymouth. A Dallas learning support teacher is suing the school...
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19 WVC softball players make all-state team

Megan Trivelpiece's high school softball career may have come to an end nearly two months ago, when Hazleton Area lost in the state championship game. But Thursday's release of the Pennsylvania High School Softball Coaches Association (PaHSSBCA) all-state team brought...
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Peaches, kielbasa and fighter jets

There's no lack of things to do in NEPA this weekend. The Northeastern Pennsylvania Air Show returns to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport after a 17-year hiatus. The annual Peach Music Festival will bring thousands of music lovers to Montage Mountain....
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Rehab for Joe Palooka

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Workers began refurbishing the monument to Wilkes-Barre comic-strip legend Joe Palooka Tuesday. Ski-masked thieves used explosives to blow open two safes and steal $32,000 from a scrapyard. An elevator company being sued by the...
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Watch out for bogus eclipse glasses

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The upcoming solar eclipse has spiked demand for protective viewing glasses, but scientists say some of the glasses on the market won't protect you from potential vision damage. We have tips on finding the right pair. Despite...
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Fisherman’s body found in river

Fisherman’s body found in river

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The body of a fisherman missing since his empty boat was recovered from the Susquehanna River at Wilkes-Barre Tuesday was found Thursday about three miles downriver in Plymouth. A Dallas learning support teacher is suing the school...

19 WVC softball players make all-state team

19 WVC softball players make all-state team

Megan Trivelpiece's high school softball career may have come to an end nearly two months ago, when Hazleton Area lost in the state championship game. But Thursday's release of the Pennsylvania High School Softball Coaches Association (PaHSSBCA) all-state team brought...

Peaches, kielbasa and fighter jets

Peaches, kielbasa and fighter jets

There's no lack of things to do in NEPA this weekend. The Northeastern Pennsylvania Air Show returns to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport after a 17-year hiatus. The annual Peach Music Festival will bring thousands of music lovers to Montage Mountain....

Rehab for Joe Palooka

Rehab for Joe Palooka

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Workers began refurbishing the monument to Wilkes-Barre comic-strip legend Joe Palooka Tuesday. Ski-masked thieves used explosives to blow open two safes and steal $32,000 from a scrapyard. An elevator company being sued by the...

Watch out for bogus eclipse glasses

Watch out for bogus eclipse glasses

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The upcoming solar eclipse has spiked demand for protective viewing glasses, but scientists say some of the glasses on the market won't protect you from potential vision damage. We have tips on finding the right pair. Despite...

Winning an immigration battle

Winning an immigration battle

This morning at citizensvoice.com: After a 13-year-old battle with immigration authorities, a Wilkes-Barre auto dealer's Vietnamese wife has been granted a visa to join him in the United States. Have a 5-year-old entering kindergarten? There are a new vaccination...

Girl critical after dog mauling

Girl critical after dog mauling

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Four-year-old Kaydence Jakubowski is in critical condition at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia due to  injuries she suffered in a dog attack last weekend and her family is questioning her treatment at a local hospital, which...

The bell tolls for toll booths

The bell tolls for toll booths

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Two exits of the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in our region are going cashless as part of the turnpike system's plan to eventually eliminate toll booths altogether. Cameras will photograph the license plates of...

Pointing fingers while floodwaters rise

Pointing fingers while floodwaters rise

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A debris-clogged Solomon Creek threatened serious flooding in Wilkes-Barre Monday and the city's mayor accused the county Flood Protection Authority of failing to act to minimize the risk. The authority's executive director said the...