Ice jam causes flooding

Ice jam causes flooding

This morning at citizensvoice.com: We have coverage and video of flooding caused by an ice jam on Mill Creek in Avoca Tuesday. A woman who was being transported in an ambulance involved in a wreck with a suspected drunken driver has died. State officials are reviewing...
Local agents have Super Bowl tickets, for a price

Local agents have Super Bowl tickets, for a price

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local travel agents can get Super Bowl tickets, but they’ll cost you. Want to lay down a bet on the game? You can’t do that here. A Plains Twp. woman is suing the NYPD, claiming she was bitten by a police horse during a...
Remembering the Knox Mine Disaster

Remembering the Knox Mine Disaster

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Descendants of victims and survivors of the 1959 Knox Mine Disaster gathered Sunday to remember the event that effectively ended large-scale anthracite mining in Wyoming Valley. For many immigrants the local library is a gateway to...
Getting workers to where the jobs are

Getting workers to where the jobs are

This morning at citizensvoice.com: With job opportunities expanding in local business parks, planners are confronting the challenge of getting workers to those jobs via public transit. Plains Twp. residents are worried that explosions from an expanding quarry...
Cleaning up after King Coal

Cleaning up after King Coal

This morning at citizensvoice.com: One of the most prominent and unsightly remnants of the anthracite coal era, a massive culm pile at the site of the former Harry E. Colliery in Swoyersville, is slated for removal. We have a history of the site. There appears to be...