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

  • Back To School In Wilkes-Barre

    Posted on: 10:56 am, June 3, 2013, by

    WILKES-BARRE — Students returned to their fire-damaged school in Luzerne County Monday morning after being out of class for two...
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  • Fire Wrecks Blakely Homes

    Posted on: 9:50 am, May 27, 2013, by and , updated on: 05:17pm, May 27, 2013

    One home was destroyed, and another heavily damaged this morning in Lackawanna County.
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  • Candidates & Change On the Ballot in Lackawanna County

    Posted on: 2:28 pm, May 21, 2013, by , updated on: 02:24pm, May 21, 2013

    SCRANTON — Voters in Lackawanna County are deciding if they should take steps to change the form of county government....
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  • Explosion Leads Police to Meth Lab

    Posted on: 5:05 am, May 20, 2013, by and , updated on: 12:44pm, May 20, 2013

    LANSFORD — A father and son  are among three people facing drug charges after an explosion and fire at a...
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  • Dogs Rescued, Home Ruined By Blaze

    Posted on: 11:50 am, May 14, 2013, by

    NANTICOKE — Two dogs were rescued and four people lost their home in a fire Tuesday morning in Luzerne County....
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  • Pottsville Tragedy: Four Children, Two Adults Killed In Fire

    Posted on: 11:55 am, May 13, 2013, by and , updated on: 05:33pm, May 13, 2013

    UPDATE: 5:30 P.M. POTTSVILLE — A family tragedy leaves an entire community in Schuylkill county in disbelief. Four children and...
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  • Residents, Pets Driven Out By Flames

    Posted on: 11:31 am, May 6, 2013, by

    THROOP — Residents had to run for their lives, and one was forced to jump from a window.  More than...
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  • Flames Force Family to Flee

    Posted on: 5:51 am, April 29, 2013, by and , updated on: 11:09am, April 29, 2013

    SHICKSHINNY — A state police investigator spent Monday morning at a burned out home in Shickshinny. A family of four...
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  • Investigation of Scranton Gunfire

    Posted on: 10:58 am, April 16, 2013, by

    SCRANTON — Police are still looking for whoever fired more than 20 shots in Scranton Monday night. It happened at...
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  • Police Investigate Shots Fired in Scranton

    Posted on: 11:32 pm, April 15, 2013, by and , updated on: 08:32am, April 16, 2013

    SCRANTON –  Police were called to a housing complex in Scranton on Monday night, after there were reports of shots...
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  • Convent Demolition Draws Onlookers, Strong Emotions

    Posted on: 11:45 am, April 8, 2013, by

    AVOCA — A building filled with history is coming down, the price of progress in Luzerne County. History, clawed by...
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  • Police Believe Brother Killed Brother

    Posted on: 11:58 am, March 25, 2013, by , updated on: 12:12pm, March 25, 2013

    TEXAS TOWNSHIP — Authorities now confirm it was brother killing brother in Wayne County. The district attorney’s office in Wayne...
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