Conservatives v. Barletta

Conservatives v. Barletta

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Hazleton Republican U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, a Trump ally running to unseat incumbent Democratic senator Bob Casey, is under attack by a major conservative group. A legal storm is brewing over the reassignment of one of the...
Bazaar season is back

Bazaar season is back

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Summer in NEPA means bazaars. We have our annual listing of the food-and-fun fests today and a preview of the upcoming Edwardsville Pierogi Festival. Get all the details on our NEPA Bazaars Facebook page. Sophomore athletes from...
W-B Area high schools will play as one

W-B Area high schools will play as one

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The sports programs of Wilkes-Barre Area’s three high schools will be merged in 2019-2020, ending decades-old rivalries but bolstering the viability of teams suffering from reduced participation, school officials say. At the...
A lifelong learner

A lifelong learner

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Meet Ted Geffert. The former Crestwood school superintendent will become Luzerne County Community College’s oldest graduate at 82 Wilkes-Barre has a spelling problem. For the second time in a year, downtown signs have...
The battle of the gypsy moths

The battle of the gypsy moths

This morning at citizensvoice.com: With Luzerne County opting not to participate in a spraying program for gypsy moths this year, residents of one Mountain Top neighborhood banded together to save their trees from the hungry pests. Police are investigating a fatal...
Life stories from a drug crisis

Life stories from a drug crisis

This morning at citizensvoice.com, we launch a multi-part series on overdose deaths in Luzerne County. “Lost but Loved.” The series examines the lives of some of the 151 people who died from overdoses in Luzerne County in 2017 and explores how the...