Hot summer standoff

Hot summer standoff

This morning at citzensvoice.com: One man was in critical condition from self-inflicted knife wounds after police stormed a West Pittston home following an eight-hour standoff Sunday. Officials have yet to identify the body found in the Susquehanna River over the...
City removes monument bearing KKK plaque

City removes monument bearing KKK plaque

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The Public Square monument bearing a fundraising brick purchased by a KKK-related group was dismantled in the dead of night by Wilkes-Barre officials. Bowing to public opposition, PennDOT has scrapped plans to put a roundabout on...
School: Pay your lunch bill or lose your kids

School: Pay your lunch bill or lose your kids

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The Wyoming Valley West School District is threatening parents with losing custody of their children over unpaid lunch bills. U.S. Rep. Dan Meuser, a Back Mountain Republican, regrets the tone of the president’s recent comments...
Council members call for removal of KKK plaque

Council members call for removal of KKK plaque

The morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre City Council members called for the city to remove a fund-raising plaque bearing the name of a KKK group from a Public Square monument. Read what NEPA representatives in Congress are saying about the President...
Wilkes-Barre on board with passenger train study

Wilkes-Barre on board with passenger train study

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre officials are behind a regional study of restoring passenger train service to Philadelphia. Fire companies across the West Side have upgraded more than 1,000 hydrants to speed reaction to fires. Do you have a new...