Andy Palumbo

Anchor, Reporter

Andy is a Lackawanna County native and Marywood College (now Marywood University) graduate who spent ten years in radio before making the move to television in 1990. He joined WNEP-TV in June of 1998 to produce Newswatch 16 Saturday and Sunday morning. He became anchor of the broadcasts one year later.

He is the recipient of several awards from the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters. During his career in broadcasting, Andy has served as reporter, producer, anchor and assignment editor. He even served as a side-line reporter for live broadcasts of football and basketball games.

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Recent Articles

  • Mayoral Candidates Vote In Scranton

    Posted on: 4:09 pm, November 5, 2013, by

    SCRANTON — Voters across our area are going to the polls on this general election day.  One of the biggest...
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  • Closing Arguments In Old Forge Sex Abuse Trial

    Posted on: 11:11 am, October 22, 2013, by

    SCRANTON — The trial of the Old Forge police chief will soon be in the hands of the jury. Larry...
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  • 6th Annual Motorcycle Benefit Honors Fallen Soldier

    Posted on: 3:26 pm, September 8, 2013, by

    DALTON — The 6th Annual SGT Jan Argonish Ride was held Sunday afternoon in Lackawanna County. Dozens of motorcycle riders...
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  • UPDATE: Man Hit and Killed by Vehicle Following Concert

    Posted on: 5:26 am, August 26, 2013, by and , updated on: 04:48pm, August 26, 2013

    SCRANTON — Investigators said a man was killed, hit by a vehicle after a concert on Montage Mountain. It happened...
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  • Two Hurt When SUV Slams Home

    Posted on: 12:18 pm, August 20, 2013, by and

    BUTLER TOWNSHIP — Two people were hurt Tuesday when an SUV slammed into a house near Frackville. Police in Butler...
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  • Neighbors Describe Ross Township Shooting Tragedy

    Posted on: 11:27 am, August 6, 2013, by

    ROSS TOWNSHIP — People who saw the shooting in the Poconos Monday described what they saw as it all unfolded....
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  • Special Election Day

    Posted on: 5:53 am, July 23, 2013, by , updated on: 06:06am, July 23, 2013

    HAZLETON — The Hazleton Area School District covers parts of three counties: Luzerne, Carbon, and Schuylkill. A communications problem triggered...
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  • Fire Destroys Businesses, Landmark in Dunmore

    Posted on: 5:40 am, July 22, 2013, by , updated on: 01:53pm, July 22, 2013

    DUNMORE — A Dunmore landmark went up in flames destroying several businesses overnight. The old Dunmore High School on South...
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  • Cleanup Underway After Strong Storms

    Posted on: 12:33 pm, July 8, 2013, by

    PENN TOWNSHIP — A steeple was toppled and trees were snapped in half when powerful storms hit. PPl Electric says...
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  • UPDATE: Porn Charges Against Professor

    Posted on: 12:44 pm, June 25, 2013, by and , updated on: 08:26pm, June 25, 2013

    HAZLE TOWNSHIP — A King’s College professor was arraigned today on child porn charges. Investigators believe he downloaded and shared...
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  • UPDATE: Standoff in Carbon County

    Posted on: 6:57 am, June 24, 2013, by , updated on: 01:03pm, June 24, 2013

    LANSFORD –  A man from Carbon County is locked up after police say he locked himself in his home and...
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  • New Hotel Looking To Hire

    Posted on: 2:19 pm, June 18, 2013, by , updated on: 05:35pm, June 18, 2013

    PLAINS TOWNSHIP — Dozens of jobs were up for grabs Tuesday at a career fair near Wilkes-Barre. Mohegan Sun at...
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