Beaches close at Tuscarora, Locust Lake

Beaches closed today at Locust Lake and Tuscarora state parks because high water left from recent rains could raise the bacteria levels. The beaches will remain closed until the water recedes and tests show acceptable test results. Meanwhile, workers have posted signs...

Former TV reporter, convicted molester in trouble again

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Former local TV reporter and convicted child molester Jim Renick was arrested while taking photos at a youth swim meet in Ohio for allegedly lying about his status as a sex offender. Supporters and opponents of high school...

Alleged domestic abuser charged in homicide

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Kingston man with an alleged history of domestic abuse was charged Wednesday in the beating death of his girlfriend. U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright's late tax payments on his Washington, D.C. condo have become an issue in his reelection...

GAR added to school consolidation plan

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre Area will have just one high school in the coming years as the school board voted Tuesday to add GAR to its consolidation plan. Surgeon and charitable fundraiser Dr. George Moses, whose namesake annual basketball...

The case of the missing eyeglasses

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A pair of eyeglasses found near the scene of the crime helped police crack a two-year-old carjacking case. A Kingston woman's death has been ruled a homicide. A Plains Twp. man is in custody following a high-speed chase, police...
Beaches close at Tuscarora, Locust Lake

Beaches close at Tuscarora, Locust Lake

Beaches closed today at Locust Lake and Tuscarora state parks because high water left from recent rains could raise the bacteria levels. The beaches will remain closed until the water recedes and tests show acceptable test results. Meanwhile, workers have posted signs...

Alleged domestic abuser charged in homicide

Alleged domestic abuser charged in homicide

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Kingston man with an alleged history of domestic abuse was charged Wednesday in the beating death of his girlfriend. U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright's late tax payments on his Washington, D.C. condo have become an issue in his reelection...

GAR added to school consolidation plan

GAR added to school consolidation plan

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre Area will have just one high school in the coming years as the school board voted Tuesday to add GAR to its consolidation plan. Surgeon and charitable fundraiser Dr. George Moses, whose namesake annual basketball...

The case of the missing eyeglasses

The case of the missing eyeglasses

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A pair of eyeglasses found near the scene of the crime helped police crack a two-year-old carjacking case. A Kingston woman's death has been ruled a homicide. A Plains Twp. man is in custody following a high-speed chase, police...

Homegrown doctors

Homegrown doctors

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Graduates from the first class of the region's medical school in 2013 have completed their residencies and are now on the job, some right here in Northeast Pennsylvania. We have new details in the suspicious death of a Kingston...

‘Armed and dangerous’ in Luzerne County

‘Armed and dangerous’ in Luzerne County

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Police say an armed and dangerous McAdoo man wanted for allegedly threatening the president stole firearms in a Luzerne County burglary. A 20-year-old Larksville man was charged Thursday with shooting his father as he slept on a...

Trump to stump for Barletta

Trump to stump for Barletta

This morning at citizensvoice.com: President Trump will return to the Mohegan Sun Arena next week to rally support for Senate candidate Lou Barletta. Police are seeking the 20-year-old son of a murdered Larksville man, calling him a "person of interest" in the case....

Washout at the farm

Washout at the farm

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Farmers with fields along the Susquehanna River are scrambling to pick what they can as days of rain threaten to flood their fields. The family of a local woman impaled by a flying beach umbrella on a Maryland beach says she is...

Local woman impaled by flying beach umbrella

Local woman impaled by flying beach umbrella

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Luzerne County woman was impaled by a wind-borne beach umbrella in Ocean City, Maryland, over the weekend. A Wilkes-Barre charity is being overwhelmed by illegal dumping at its downtown thrift store. A New York man shot following a...