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Meteorologist Noreen Clark joined the Newswatch 16 team in November, 1982. She is the wife of Meteorologist Tom Clark.

Noreen was born in Rochester, New York, and grew up in the village of Dansville in the Genesee Valley. She graduated from the SUNY College at Buffalo with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geoscience.

She taught secondary education earth science for three years in New York state and Maryland, then pursued graduate credits in meteorology at Penn State University at University Park. After attending Penn State Noreen worked for more than two years for the government as a satellite meteorologist for NOAA outside Washington, D.C.

In addition to forecasting the weather for Newswatch 16, Noreen produces public service announcements with “In Your Neighborhood” segments. She enjoys gardening and trying her hand at interior decorating. Noreen and Tom have a daughter Kristin who is a meteorologist for AerisWeather in Minnesota.


Recent Articles
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    Super Bowl Chicken Wing Fundraiser Super Bowl Chicken Fundraiser is held at Holy Mother of Sorrows Polish National Catholic Church, on Wyoming Ave. in Dupont, is Sunday, Feb. 5 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Chicken wings come seasoned as plain, mild, hot, garlic, parmesan, honey mustard or cajun.  Blue cheese sauce & celery are also available.  Prices are:  12 wings for $10, 36 wings for $27, and 72 wings for $50.  You can pre-order by calling Julie at 570-655-9359 […]

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    Splashin’ with Compassion – Polar Plunge A polar plunge, “Splashin’ with Compassion” is at Montage Mountain to support young individuals battling cancer.  It’s held Saturday, Jan. 28 with registration 9 a.m. – 11 a.m., and the polar plunge from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.  For the plunge, anyone under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult.  Costumes are encouraged!  It’s free to attend, but there’s a $35 donation in order to take the plunge. Snow Gala Snowflake Gala sponsored […]

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    Be Our Guest A fun fundraising event for big kids and little ones is held in Wyoming County.  The event called “Be Our Guest” is held at the Comfort Inn & Suites in Tunkhannock on Sunday, Jan. 22 from noon – 5 p.m.  Come dressed in your favorite costume and join in the Royal Parade.  The event features hourly prizes, a magic show, a clown, face painting, a photographer, music, delicious appetizers and a chocolate bar.  Tickets are $15 at […]

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    Wyoming Valley STEM Program “Kids Who Code” Wyoming Seminary sponsors a STEM Program “Kids Who Code”.  It’s for children in kindergarten through 8th grade to learn about computer programming.  The event is free and open to the public.  Kids Who Code event is held at the Wyoming Seminary Lower School on Wyoming Ave. in Forty Fort on Saturday, Jan. 14 at 9 a.m.  Reservations are required.  To register online see wyomingseminary.org/page.cfm?p=2099. Skyliners Drum Corps January Camp The Skyliners Drum & […]

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    New Year’s Eve Dance The New Year’s Dance is held in Schuylkill County.  Frackville Elks sponsor the Annual New Year’s Eve Dance, at South 3rd Street in Frackville, Saturday, Dec. 31 at 7 p.m.  The celebration features a buffet dinner, musical entertainment, a champagne toast & party favors.  Tickets are available for purchase from the Frackville Elk’s Lodge. 4th Annual Catawissa Valley Lions Club Polar Plunge Catawissa Valley Lions Club sponsors the Annual Polar Plunge.  Be part of the tradition […]

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    Crafty Kids Club Crafty Kids Club, at the Library Express in the Marketplace at Steamtown in Scranton, has free children’s activities to make crafts.  The craft session to make an “Angel” is Saturday, Dec. 24 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  The craft session to make a “Snow Globe” is Saturday, Dec. 30, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  It’s great fun for children at the Crafty Kids Club. University of Scranton Community Christmas Day Breakfast Annual Christmas Day Breakfast is […]

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    Canadensis United Methodist Church – Circle Of Friends Christmas Cookie Sale! The Circle of Friends Christmas Cookie Sale is held in Monroe County.  The Canadensis United Methodist Church sponsors the Cookie Sale in the church at the junction of Routes 390 & 447 in Canadensis on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. – noon.  The sale features a wide variety of delicious homemade cookies just in time for the Christmas holiday. Breakfast Buffet with Santa A Breakfast Buffet with Santa […]

  • Wassall and Cranberry Grapefruit Punch

    Newswatch 16’s Tom and Noreen Clark Share their recipe for Christmas Wassall  and Cranberry Grapefruit Punch  Wassall 1 gallon apple cider 3 to 4 cinnamon sticks, or 3 to 4 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. ground ginger 2 tbsp. grated orange rind ½ tsp. grated nutmeg (Optional) ½ tsp. ground cloves (Optional) ½ tsp. ground allspice 1 orange sliced 1 lime sliced Some fresh cranberries to add to the festive look Mix all together.  Float the orange slices, lime slices & cranberries. […]

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    23rd Annual Production of “The Gift” – A musical Drama Back Mountain Harvest Assembly, in Trucksville, sponsors the annual Christmas musical drama called “The Gift”.  The outdoor production features over 100 actors & live animals.  There are 5 free performances at the church on Carverton Road:  Dec. 8 & 9, 6 p.m. & 8 p.m. shows and Dec. 11, at 6 p.m.  Food, beverage and snacks are available before each performance. Mady’s Angels Rock N Bowl – Holiday Toy Drive […]

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    18th Annual Christkindlfest The Annual Christkindlfest is celebrated in Hazleton.  Christ Lutheran Church on West Green Street sponsors “The Christ Child Festival”, Saturday & Sunday, Dec. 3 & 4, both days from noon – 5 p.m.  Christkindlfest features a nativity presentation, a tea room for refreshments, a tea room gift shop, homemade baked goods, candy & a visit with St. Nicholas.  Admission is free. Historic Jim Thorpe Olde Time Christmas Olde Time Christmas is celebrated in Jim Thorpe during the […]

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    American Red Cross NEPA Holiday Craft Show American Red Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania sponsors the Holiday Craft Show at the Kingston Armory on Market Street in Wilkes-Barre, Nov. 26 & 27:  Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. & Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  The show features over 150 vendors and crafters exhibiting a variety of unique items.  It’s free parking for the Holiday Craft Show.  For more information on the Holiday Craft Show see:  redcross.org/NEPACraftShow. Family Breakfast with Santa […]

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    Santa Day Parade Activities Santa is coming to town, and Scranton’s Santa Parade is Saturday, Nov. 19 starting at 9 a.m.  After the parade children’s activities are held at the Library Express in the Marketplace at Steamtown starting at noon.  Come join the fun after the parade to write a letter to Santa, make a craft, share stories and watch a holiday movie.  Admission is free. The Edwardsville Warrior Tree Project – Decorating Day & the Lighting Ceremony Warrior Tree […]