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  • Butter Sculpture Unveiled before Pennsylvania Farm Show

    HARRISBURG — A tradition continued Thursday as state officials unveiled the butter sculpture at the Pennsylvania Farm Show complex in Harrisburg. The sculpture depicting the diversity of Pennsylvania agriculture — specifically careers and roles that support the dairy industry — is carved from a half-ton of butter. Carved from a half-ton of butter depicting the diversity of Pennsylvania agriculture — specifically careers and roles that support the dairy industry — the 2018 #PAFarmShow butter sculpture. — PA Farm Show […]

  • Two In Custody in Monroe County Shooting

    CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP — State police have two people locked up in connection with an attempted homicide in Monroe County. Troopers charged Apheraddyttie Henneborn, 31, of Chestnuthill Township, as an accomplice in the shooting of Harry Read, although they have not said what her role was in the attack. Police have also arrested Aquiles Conde-Shenery, who is accused of shooting Read after the two argued outside Read’s home near Effort Tuesday night.

  • Flames Rip Building in Dunmore

    DUNMORE — Flames heavily damaged a building in Lackawanna County. It broke out after noon Thursday in a garage on Jessup Avenue in Dunmore. Heavy smoke and fire were coming from the building when crews were on the scene. Firefighters said a frozen hydrant hindered their efforts to fight the fire. No one was hurt. There was a chicken coop outside the garage and all the chickens are now missing. There is no word on the cause.

  • Boil Advisory after Clinton County Water Main Repairs

    AVIS — A water main break in Clinton County has led to a water boil advisory for people in the Avis area. The water main break on Short Street in Avis was fixed on  Wednesday. Until further notice, homes and businesses served by Appalachian Utilities in Avis and parts of Pine Creek Township are advised to boil their water before drinking it or before using it for cooking.

  • Man Accused of Attempted Homicide in Pocono Shooting

    CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP — A man is charged with attempted homicide after a shooting in Monroe County. State police say Aquiles Conde-Shenery, 32, of Hazleton, shot Harry Read, 39, of Chestnuthill Township, Tuesday night after the two got into an argument outside Read’s home. Troopers tell us Read was shot in his abdomen, but is expected to recover. There is an active warrant for the arrest of Conde-Shenery. Anyone with knowledge of his whereabouts is asked to contact state police at […]

  • Security Camera Video of Scranton Holdup

    SCRANTON — Scranton police are asking for help identifying the person who held up a store last week. Officers released security camera video of the armed robbery at Ansh Tobacco and Convenience on Pittston Avenue. The man seen in the video is accused of showing a gun and demanding cash. No one was hurt. If you recognize the robber, you’re asked to call Scranton police at 570-348-4134.

  • Car Found After Luzerne County Carjacking

    WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP — Police say they have found the car stolen in a carjacking at a mall in Luzerne County. The vehicle was discovered around midnight near Hazleton, but police have not found the driver. Investigators say a 15-year-old boy was sitting in the passenger side of the running car in the parking lot of the Wyoming Valley Mall when a man yanked him out of the vehicle by his throat and drove off. It happened around 3 p.m. Monday. […]

  • Home in Luzerne County Damaged by Flames

    LAFLIN — Fire damaged a home Tuesday afternoon in Luzerne County. Crews were called to the home on Main Street in Laflin just before 2 p.m. Officials say the flames were contained to the kitchen and bathroom area. Nobody was hurt. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

  • Pedestrian Hurt in Dunmore Crash

    DUNMORE — A woman was taken to a hospital after a pedestrian accident in Dunmore. Dunmore police said a car hit a woman at the intersection of Green Ridge Street and Blakely Street around 4:15 p.m. The woman was pinned under the car for about 20 minutes. There is no word on her name or condition.

  • Deadly Crash in Monroe County

    MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP — The driver of a car involved in a deadly crash Thursday in Monroe County is now locked up. John Teague, 37, of East Stroudsburg, is charged with homicide by vehicle while DUI. It happened around 3:30 p.m. Thursday when two vehicles collided on Milford Road near Marshalls Creek. The driver of the other car was killed and his passenger was injured. Two children and a woman in Teague’s vehicle were also hurt and taken to the […]

  • Students Hurt in School Bus Crash in Wyoming County

    LEMON TOWNSHIP — Several students were hurt Wednesday morning when a school bus and rental truck collided in Wyoming County. The wreck happened before noon at the intersection of Meshoppen Creek Road and Route 29 in Lemon Township, near Tunkhannock. Troopers said six students from the Tunkhannock Area School District were hurt when the bus and truck crashed. They were taken to a hospital to be checked out.

  • SUV Pulled from Susquehanna County Pond

    DIMOCK TOWNSHIP — Rescue crews in Susquehanna County were called out Wednesday morning after receiving a call about a vehicle in a pond. Firefighters and dive units arrived on Bare Valley Road in Dimock Township around 8 a.m. to investigate the SUV in the water. The vehicle was pulled from the pond and no one was found inside. Authorities have not said how the vehicle ended up in the water or who it belongs to.