Missing judge found

Missing judge found

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A 91-year-old federal judge who had been the subject of a missing-person search was found in woods near Dunmore Thursday night. In other news, the Wilkes-Barre City Council received some grim financial news, a judge ruled a former...

Kids-for-cash judge missing

The 91-year-old federal judge who sentenced two Luzerne County judges to lengthy prison terms in the kids-for-cash case is missing and U.S. Marshals fear he is at risk of harm or injury. Edwin Kosik, who was last seen at his Lackawanna County home early Wednesday was...

Semi-approval for semi-autos

The state Game Commission went small Tuesday when it pared back plans to expand the use of semi-automatic rifles, allowing small-caliber semi-autos for small game, but continuing to ban such firearms for large game such deer, elk and bear. In other news, the Wyoming...

Trout fishing lecture precedes start of season

Brian Carso of Misericordia University will lead a slide program about the romance of trout fishing at the Nescopeck State Park on April 13 at 7 p.m. The Western Pocono Chapter of Trout Unlimited sponsors the talk in anticipation of trout season, which begins April 15...

Hiking series starts April 12

State Park Educator Megan Fedor launches her annual hiking series on April 12 at 9 a.m. with a 4-mile trek through more difficult terrain of State Game Land 141 to an overlook at Tank Hollow. The group will meet at the parking lot on Behrens Road off Route 903 between...