Celebrating the earth

Celebrating the earth

This morning at citizensvoice.com: We have a gallery of photos from Friday’s Earth Day observance organized by the Riverfront Parks Committee. Lawyers for Eric Frein opened their death-penalty defense in a sniper shooting that killed one state trooper and...
Trooper’s widow testifies

Trooper’s widow testifies

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The widow of slain state trooper Bryon Dickson took the stand Thursday in the death-penalty hearing of Eric Frein, found guilty  of ambushing Dickson outside his barracks. Pollice say an 80-year-old Harveys Lake man and an accomplice...
Jury will weigh cop killer’s fate

Jury will weigh cop killer’s fate

The same jury that found Eric Frein guilty of all counts in a sniper shooting that killed one state trooper and severely injured another will now decide if he lives or dies as the penalty phase of the trial begins today. In other news, the suspect in a January...
Blue skies, orange water

Blue skies, orange water

Two good-news environmental stories lead citizensvoice.com this morning. Researchers say the acid mine runoff that gives an orange tint to many local creeks might be used to produce stronger concrete and the American Lung Association reports the air we breath is...
Crash kills Valley West student

Crash kills Valley West student

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Friends and family are mourning 16-year-old Jasmine Cardona, a Wyoming Valley West junior killed in a weekend crash in Hanover Township. Three other teens were injured in the crash, which remains under investigation. A state trooper...
An Easter for the record books

An Easter for the record books

This morning we have photos from Easter Sunday celebrations across Wyoming Valley. Sunday’s high temperature of 83 degrees set a holiday record. In other news, the Irem Temple circus is coming to town.  In Hanover Township, a one-car crash on the South Main...