Julie Melf

Recent Articles

  • Man in Custody after Police Chase

    Posted on: 11:37 pm, April 18, 2014, by , updated on: 07:28pm, April 19, 2014

    HANOVER TOWNSHIP — A man is in custody after a police chase in Luzerne County. The chase started Friday night...
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  • Alleged Bank Robber Arrested

    Posted on: 9:49 pm, April 18, 2014, by , updated on: 09:31pm, April 18, 2014

    PITTSTON — Kingston police arrested a man who they say is responsible for robbing the Honesdale National Bank in Kingston...
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  • Multiple Crashes on Interstate 380

    Posted on: 12:30 am, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 12:25am, April 16, 2014

    A blast of winter-like weather caused all sorts of problems Tuesday night. Rain turned to snow as the temperature dropped...
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  • Man Arrested, Accused Of Holding Woman Against Her Will

    Posted on: 12:23 am, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 05:13am, April 16, 2014

    HAZLETON — Police in Hazleton said a man who faces sexual assault charges is back in Luzerne County. Authorities believe...
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  • Car Smashes into Pumping Station in Lackawanna County

    Posted on: 12:16 am, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 11:51pm, April 15, 2014

    ARCHBALD — A crash in Lackawanna County Tuesday evening forced officials to close a road. An SUV driven by a...
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  • Part of House Collapses, Neighboring Homes Evacuated

    Posted on: 12:07 am, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 11:57pm, April 15, 2014

    NEWPORT TOWNSHIP — A double block home is falling apart near Nanticoke. Neighbors believed Tuesday’s heavy rains caused the foundation...
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  • Woman Charged with Killing Mother’s Boyfriend

    Posted on: 11:51 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 09:00am, April 16, 2014

    MAHANOY CITY — Authorities in Schuylkill County filed voluntary manslaughter and other charges against a woman who admits she stabbed...
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  • 950 Lbs of Fish Prepared for Annual Fire Department Fundraiser

    Posted on: 9:39 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 09:27pm, April 15, 2014

    JERMYN — Newswatch 16 stopped by the Artisan Hose Company in Jermyn Tuesday night. Dozens of volunteers were cutting up...
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  • Update: Amber Alert Cancelled, Child Found Safe

    Posted on: 8:32 pm, April 15, 2014, by

    The Amber Alert issued Tuesday evening is cancelled. State Police in Shillington told Newswatch 16, the mother, Jessica Mauger, 24,...
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  • Amber Alert Issued

    Posted on: 6:58 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 06:48pm, April 15, 2014

    The Pennsylvania State Police have  issued an Amber Child Abduction Alert on behalf of the Shillington Police Department in Berks...
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  • Fire Destroys Home in Luzerne County

    Posted on: 10:37 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:34pm, April 14, 2014

    WRIGHT TOWNSHIP — Fire ripped through a home in Luzerne County Monday afternoon. The owner of the home located along...
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  • Small Fire at American Red Cross Forces it to Close for the Day

    Posted on: 10:34 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 05:22am, April 15, 2014

    WEST HAZLETON — A fire in the ventilation system closed the American Red Cross property in West Hazleton Monday afternoon....
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