Recent Articles
  • Ray of Light Awards – 2017

    Ray of Light Awards:  Central Pennsylvania H.S. Theatre Honors Join us in the theatre, then on WNEP2, for the best-of-the-best in high school stage productions! 22 productions from 15 area schools are hoping to grab a hold of their own Ray of Light! The event is conceived, adjudicated and produced by Williamsport’s Community Theatre League. Event:  Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Community Arts Center, Williamsport Broadcast:  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 on WNEP2 at 8pm THE EVENT: Saturday, May 20, 2017:  […]

  • Meet The RailRiders 2017

    Newswatch 16 Sports caught up with many of this year’s Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders at PNC Field, just before the season begins. Take a moment and Meet The RailRiders! Returning Skipper Al Pedrique is first up with a reflection on the special end to the 2016 Season with Governor Cup and AAA Championship wins!  He then gives us a sneak peek at this year’s prospects.  Hitting Coach PJ Pilittere has some good news about this year’s players. Pitching Coach Tommy Phelps talks the […]

  • Power To Save: Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

    Don Jacobs heads to the Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area to see the spectacular way-point for migratory water fowl.

  • Power To Save: Gypsy Moth Preparations

    In coordination with the Penn State Cooperative Extension, the PA Department of Forestry, and area aerial sprayers like Triple F Flying, the battle to take on the gypsy moth caterpillar is at hand.  Now is the perfect time for people to survey their trees to see if they will be needing extra care this spring.

  • Power To Save: Mobile Learning Lab

    Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, along with Southwestern Energy and Williams, have brought a mobile learning lab to schools in NEPA.  The lab teaches 5th and 6th graders some STEM disciplines.

  • Power To Save: Everhart Museum / Philadelphia Flower Show

    Jake visits the Everhart Museum in Scranton.  Jackie spends a day at the Philly Flower Show.

  • Power To Save March, 2017 Special

    Power To Save Special March 16, 2017 7:30pm – 8:00pm WNEP-TV’s Don Jacobs and Jackie Lewandoski host this quarter’s Power To Save Special.  Don hosts from the Everhart Museum in Scranton; and, Jackie comes to us from the Philadelphia Flower Show.  See where land management in our area is helping to provide a safe haven for migrating water fowl.  You’ll learn how people all around our area are keeping an eye on the trees to save their landscapes and forests.  […]

  • Dream Team: Linebackers & Defensive Player of the Year

    Tyler Musgrave – North Pocono Ben Dial – North Pocono Chase Alisauckas – Pottsville Area Major Jordan – Defensive Player of the Year – North Schuylkill

  • Dream Team: Player of the Year

    Isaiah Hankins – Player of the Year – Williamsport Area

  • Dream Team: Scholar-Athlete and All Purpose Players

    All Purpose Players: Cameron Young – Scholar-Athlete – Southern Columbia Marcus Williams – Loyalsock Twp. Nick Sotille – Riverside Colin McCreary – Abington Heights

  • Dream Team: Quarterbacks & Coach of the Year

    Dream Team Quarterbacks: Logan Leiby – Selinsgrove Area Elijah Shemory – Jersey Shore Area Eric Wapinski – Pottsville Area Charlie Crews – Super 16 Dream Team Coach of the Year

  • Dream Team: Quarterbacks / Wide Receivers

    Check out: Brycen Mussina to Tom Shea – Montoursville Area Justin Richardson – Pleasant Valley Matt Cavallaro to Dylan Kelly – Delaware Valley Carl Beardsley – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport Director