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Stacy is a local girl. She grew up in Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County.

She joined the WNEP news team in July, 2011 first covering central Pennsylvania. Now she is the Lackawanna County beat reporter.

Stacy comes to Newswatch 16 from WWNY-TV in Watertown, NY where she was a "one-man-band," shooting, writing, and editing her own stories. There she covered the Thousand Islands region of New York, and the 10th Mountain Division of the Army based at Fort Drum.

Stacy honed her skills at Syracuse University where she graduated magna cum laude in 2010 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. In college, she was a member of the nation's oldest and largest entirely student-run TV station, CitrusTV.

Before her TV days, Stacy was on the 50-yard line as "Miss Comet" with the Abington Heights Marching Band. She's a sports "phanatic." She likes to cheer on all the Philadelphia sports teams and her beloved Orange.

When she's not working, Stacy is a judge and coach for Odyssey of the Mind teams in NEPA. Stacy lives with her cat, Utley.

If you have a story idea, or just want to say hi, send Stacy an e-mail.


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  • lacka river oil spill

    Source Of Lackawanna River Oil Slick Identified

    SCRANTON — The state has traced the source of an oil spill in the Lackawanna River in Scranton: an oil tank on property owned by Dunmore businessman Louis DeNaples. A black line staining the leaves along the Lackawanna River near Poplar Street in Scranton shows how high the water was after last week’s rain. It also shows what’s left of a fuel oil spill that spread through several miles of the river. On Saturday, fishermen noticed the oil coming from […]

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    Big Project, Major Delays Expected On Interstate 81

    SCRANTON — PennDOT is planning to do some work this week that would affect thousands of drivers who use Interstate 81 for the rest of the month. The work is one of the last major steps in completing a $35 million project on Interstate 81 in Lackawanna County. PennDOT says starting Thursday night, Interstate 81 northbound will be one lane from the North Scranton Expressway exit (191) to Clarks Summit. Crews will be replacing the road in that section for […]

  • Inne Receives Flack For Same-Sex Marriage Policy

    NORTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP — A controversy brewing in Lackawanna County is sparking quite a few comments on Facebook. A banquet hall in the Abingtons is turning away same-sex couples who want to have their wedding receptions there. An email written by a staff member at the Inne of the Abingtons in North Abington Township has gotten a lot of attention on Facebook overnight. It’s been shared about 1,000 times. It has to with the facility’s policy of not hosting same-sex […]

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    Fallen Trees Fill Scranton Streets

    SCRANTON — The hill section in Scranton seems to be the hardest hit area of Lackawanna County in Tuesday’s storm. Folks we talked to said the storm and heavy winds were scary for about half an hour, bringing down a lot of trees like one at Nay Aug Park. On Wednesday, the streets in the hill section were filled with tree service companies getting a start on the cleanup. When the storm rolled through Harrison Avenue in Scranton, Timothy Kerber […]

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    Facade Repairs Underway at Albright Memorial Library

    SCRANTON — A project to fix the fa├žade on Lackawanna County’s oldest library is underway. The building in Scranton is 123-years-old and officials said the project may save it from demolition. Since scaffolding covers the front of the Albright Memorial Library in Scranton, visitors need to go in through an elevator entrance in the back. Kate Davis of Ransom Township doesn’t mind, she can get a closer view of the building she’s grown to love. “It’s beautiful, it’s one of […]

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    Repairing A Timeless Time Piece In Downtown Scranton

    SCRANTON — The gears of the old courthouse clock in downtown Scranton started turning again on Tuesday. Time’s been at a standstill on the square for about a week while county officials waited for a very special kind of maintenance on the century-old clock. It’s a big sound, but one we may not really notice until it’s gone. The clock atop the Lackawanna County Courthouse has been quiet for a week because the machine a floor below that makes the […]

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    Dickson City Silk Mill to Become Apartments

    DICKSON CITY — A century-old silk mill that many people in Lackawanna County may remember as a hardware store is about to get a new purpose. A developer known for renovating old industrial buildings has started work on the old Convenient Hardware store in Dickson City. Some of the signs saying “Convenient Hardware” are now on the ground at its former site on Bowman Street in Dickson City. The hardware store is what most people remember this building as, but […]

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    Hundreds In The Dark on Independence Day In Lackawanna County

    DALTON — Many people in Lackawanna County started their Independence Day in the dark. Nearly 800 homes and businesses were without power for most of the day following fierce thunderstorms Thursday night. That forced folks to get creative in order to celebrate the holiday. Jeff Reed and his family had big plans for the Fourth of July weekend. Not a big barbecue, but a big move into their new house in Dalton. Bad weather foiled those big plans. “Well, it’s […]

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    Rooftop Yoga Raises Money for NEPA Philharmonic

    SCRANTON — When settling in for an hour of relaxing yoga, a slight breeze is always nice. And there’s no shortage of it almost 100 feet off the ground. More than 100 people stretched their limbs doing yoga on the roof of the Medallion Parking Garage in downtown Scranton. At eye level with some of the tallest buildings on Courthouse Square, if the heights made the yogis uneasy at least there was classical music to calm the nerves. “The music […]

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    Business Owners Split Over Scranton Financial Plan

    SCRANTON — A financial consultant hired by the city of Scranton gave taxpayers a glimpse into what the next few years may be like. Hikes in property taxes seem inevitable. But, some other taxes may go away. Wednesday night, that financial consultant laid out a four-year plan aimed to help the city of Scranton out of its financial hole. He had a lot of suggestions on how to change the city’s inner workings. But, folks who live or own a […]

  • scr nay aug pool

    Scranton Free Swim Program Expanded

    SCRANTON — Some neighbors in Scranton were first to start buying season swim passes for families in need. Their idea got much bigger when the city received a $10,000 donation to help kids swim for free at Nay Aug Park. Swimming was on the minds of a lot of people in Scranton with the temperatures up around 90 most of the day Allied Services handed the city of Scranton a check for $10,000 on Wednesday. The money was meant to […]

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    Former Public Defender Headed To Prison For Rape

    SCRANTON — A former Lackawanna County public defender began a hefty state prison sentence on Wednesday for raping a teenage girl in 2011. Ken Kovaleski of Olyphant was a public defender in Lackawanna County, and a guardian ad litem in Susquehanna County court when he was arrested back in 2012. The judge who sentenced him Wednesday says his position of trust in the community made his crimes worse and added to his sentence. Kovaleski has been behind bars since earlier […]