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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  • GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump in Scranton

    ‘I love Pennsylvania’ – A Conversation with Donald Trump

    SCRANTON — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke with Newswatch 16 after his rally Wednesday in Scranton. It was the same show Trump has given many times before. “You want the quiz? I’ll give you the quiz. Who’s going to pay for the wall?” Trump asked the crowd. “Mexico!” “Who’s going to pay for the wall?” “Mexico!” “100 percent.” But it wasn’t the showman who met reporters for an interview after his event in Scranton. It was a much more […]

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    Trump, Pence at Campaign Stop in Scranton

    SCRANTON — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and running mate Governor Mike Pence arrived in Scranton Wednesday for a campaign stop in the Lackawanna College Student Union gym. Republican U.S. Representatives Tom Marino and Lou Barletta provided remarks to the crowd at the start of the rally before Trump and Pence arrived. Rep. Tom Marino & Rep. Lou Barletta speaking now. The two are nicknamed "thunder & lightning" in the Trump campaign — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) July 27, 2016 "Build […]

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    Crowds Gathering for Trump Town Hall in Scranton

    SCRANTON — Crowds are gathering and the stage is set for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his running mate Mike Pence to address supporters at the Lackawanna College Student Union. The “Trump Truck” owned by Scranton businessman Bob Bolus is in front of the building and a line of Trump supporters begins behind the truck and stretches down the block. The folks who are first in line told us they were there as early as 4 a. m. for […]

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    Flash Flooding Leaves Swamped Cars in its Wake

    SCRANTON — Folks washed out by flash flooding assessed the damage Tuesday and began the cleanup. People are dealing with flooded basements and swamped cars after severe thunderstorms swept through our area. Some people in Scranton were under feet of water Monday and are now busy cleaning up the damage. People who live on Phelps Street just off Wyoming Avenue say just 24 hours ago rushing water was up over the tops of their cars. Many of them are totaled […]

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    ‘Heroin Hits Home’ Aims to Break Stigma

    SCRANTON — The number of heroin deaths in Lackawanna County doubled from 2014 to 2015. When the district attorney saw those numbers, he decided to launch a website to help raise community awareness about the problem. The website is called “Heroin Hits Home.” It’s meant to be a resource for loved ones of people battling a heroin addiction. The hope is that if the information is easy to find, more families will use the resources that are available. We talked […]

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    A Lesson in Civics and Other Cultures 

    SCRANTON — A room inside the Lackawanna County Courthouse was turned into Capitol Hill Thursday morning, with students playing the roles of representatives. Most of the students are not natives of the United States. For all of them, English is a second language. The students from 10 countries are part of the statewide Student Leadership Institute. They’re staying at Keystone College in La Plume this week. The institute is meant specifically for children of migrant workers, to fill in any […]

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    Kidnappers Locked Up for Threatening Homeless at Gunpoint

    SCRANTON — Some homeless people in Scranton already down on their luck experienced more trauma this week. Police say they were held against their will. Scranton police arrested three people in the early morning hours on Wednesday. They are accused of threatening three homeless people at gunpoint deep in the woods in west Scranton. Desirae Brown along with her boyfriend Tyler Giamo and his father William, all from Scranton, are charged with kidnapping and conspiracy. The Giamos face even more […]

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    Business Owners Find a Way to Say ‘Thanks’

    SCRANTON — After a string of tragedies for police around the country, officers here in our area say any gesture of thanks means a lot more. Police officers we talked to Wednesday said signs of gratitude are never expected but they mean more these days following police shootings in Dallas, Louisiana, and Missouri followed by the death of a corrections officer in Luzerne County. Something as simple as a surprise tray of pizza or a free ice cream cone makes […]

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    Corrections Officer Remembered as Standout Player, Teammate

    SCRANTON — The death of Corrections Officer Kris Moules is being felt especially hard at Lackawanna College in Scranton. Moules and an inmate at the Luzerne County Prison died Monday after a fall down an elevator shaft during a scuffle. Moules was a standout baseball player. Four years ago, he helped lead the college’s baseball team to the Junior College World Series. Those closest to him say he hoped to have a positive impact in his new role as a corrections […]

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    The Solemn Novena from your Smartphone

    SCRANTON — The solemn novena to St. Ann has drawn Catholics to Scranton for almost a century. Now, organizers have implemented some 21st-century technology to help draw even more people to the event. It’s a mid-July tradition in Scranton’s west side, 91 years in the making. Catholics visit St. Ann’s Basilica for reflection, and while heads are bowed in prayer during down time, you’re sure to see some heads bowed toward smartphones, too. So, the organizers of the solemn novena […]

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    Catching Up with the Quads

    SOUTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP —  Quadruplets from Lackawanna County are now high school grads. It may seem like a long time to follow a story, 18 years. If there’s a good enough reason, in this case, four good reasons, then it’s worth seeing how it all turns out. We first met the four in the NICU of Community Medical Center in Scranton on February 20, 1998, all 40 little fingers and toes. Mom and dad would take a lot more pictures in […]

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    Power To Save: Unplugging and Plugging into the Natural World

    COVINGTON TOWNSHIP — How about putting your hands on an animal skull instead of an iPhone, a paintbrush instead of a video game control? That’s what eco-explorers at camp near Daleville aim to do this week. “Especially nowadays, the last 10 years or so, most of our children and adults, have their heads in their iPhone or computers and it’s really good just to get them out into nature and have real experiences,” said Sharon Yanick-Craig, Environmental Education Center. Downpours […]


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