Biden raises big bucks at Fox Hill Country Club

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Joe Biden brought his presidential campaign to a $2,800-per-head fundraiser at the Fox Hill Country Club in Exeter Tuesday. A year after legalization, Pennsylvania is experiencing a medical marijuana shortage. Luzerne County is...

Veep versus Veep

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Vice President Mike Pence touted President Trump's trade policies and called out his critics in a local appearance Monday. One of those critics and Pence's predecessor, former Vice President Joe Biden, is visiting Luzerne County...

Nanticoke home explodes

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Officials are investigating the cause of an explosion that heavily damaged a home in Nanticoke Sunday night. Vice President Mike Pence will visit Duryea this afternoon and several roads will be closed during the visit. Plan your...

Retreat closing an economic ‘death penalty’

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Hundreds turned out to a public hearing to protest the planned closing of SCI-Retreat state prison Thursday. A Wilkes-Barre man is facing drug trafficking and child endangerment charges for allegedly bringing a 3-year-old to a meth...

White Haven protesters confront state official

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The state Human Services secretary was met with protesters opposed to the closing of White Haven Center as she arrived for a reception at Wilkes-Barre's Westmoreland Club Wednesday. Police are searching for a pit bull that mauled an...
Today’s voting deadline: Here’s how to register

Today’s voting deadline: Here’s how to register

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Today is the last day to register for the November General Election. We have information on registering by mail, in person or online. The Luzerne County Council will inspect the wares of three competing vendors today as it weighs the...

East versus West

East versus West

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wyoming Valley West v. Wilkes-Barre Area is the game of the week in Gameface, our high school football weekly. Follow all the scores tonight on your phone or other device with Gametracker. A state trooper has pleaded guilty in two...

New high school taking shape

New high school taking shape

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre Area's new consolidated high school is taking shape. Check out our video from the site. As the Luzerne County Council prepares to compare three proposed electronic voting systems tonight, the county manager and election...

Fire trucks grounded, but the horror goes on

Fire trucks grounded, but the horror goes on

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Their township supervisors have banned them from fighting fires, but the Tilbury volunteers are going ahead with their popular annual Horror Hall. Kids-for-cash judge Mark A. Ciavarella Jr. has been in federal prison for eight years,...

Wyoming Area pays $38,000 in ransomware attack

Wyoming Area pays $38,000 in ransomware attack

This morning at citizensvoice.com Hackers were paid $38,000 to unlock computers at the Wyoming Area School District following a ransomware attack. Police say a 65-year-old Laflin man fatally shot his wife and then himself as they sat in adjacent recliners in their...

A new start for Cubs’ Joe Maddon

A new start for Cubs’ Joe Maddon

This morning at citizensvoice.com: What does the future hold for Hazleton's Joe Maddon, who is leaving the Chicago Cubs after leading them to their first World Series championship in more than a century? A Nescopeck man has been charged in the death of his 11-week-old...

Climb every mountain

Climb every mountain

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Luzerne woman in her 70s keeps in shape by climbing mountains and running marathons. Why exactly do leaves change their color this time of year? We have your five best bets for an entertaining weekend.

Impeaching Trump: NEPA reps react

Impeaching Trump: NEPA reps react

This morning at citizensvoice.com: How are members of Congress from Northeastern Pennsylvania reacting to the impeachment inquiry launched Tuesday? The Luzerne County coroner says hostile work conditions are responsible for his resignation. Police say a Tunkhannock...

Details emerge in teen shooting

Details emerge in teen shooting

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The mother of a slain 15-year-old says the alleged killer, another juvenile, claims the shooting was accidental. Nearly 7,000 people in Luzerne County would lose food stamp benefits under eligibility changes proposed by the Trump...

State: Mosquitoes could bear fatal illness

State: Mosquitoes could bear fatal illness

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Health officials are warning Pennsylvanians to take precautionary measures against mosquitoes bearing Eastern equine encephalitis, which kills three of every 10 people who get it. Hazleton police scrambled this weekend to apprehend a...