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.


Recent Articles
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    PennDOT Highway Median an Illegal Dumping Spot

    MOOSIC — PennDOT crews preparing the highway for winter discovered more than just litter thrown on the side of the road. It appears someone has been illegally dumping trash in the median of Interstate 81 in Lackawanna County. PennDOT’s highway crews have a lot of different jobs to do, especially this time of year. One of those involves cleaning the highways and picking up litter. This week, they found a lot of litter that needs to be cleaned up. Someone […]

  • The Lackawanna County Prison in Scranton

    UPDATE: Prison Board to Appoint Special Investigator after Abuse Lawsuit

    SCRANTON — The Lackawanna County prison board called a special meeting Friday, days after a lawsuit was filed against more than two dozen county and prison officials claiming sexual abuse of inmates. The board voted to appoint a special investigator to investigate those claims. This is the first public move the Lackawanna County prison board has made since sexual abuse allegations first came to light six months ago. Six corrections officers have been suspended with pay all that time. Just […]

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    Couple Charged with Stealing from Woman in their Care

    EYNON — A couple in Lackawanna County is facing charges for stealing from a woman in their care. Police charged Kristen Munley-Wheatley and Corey Wheatley from Eynon with theft, fraud, and forgery. They are accused of stealing at least $64,000 from an elderly woman in the last year of her life. The victim’s family says it’s possible the couple drained a third of their mom’s estate. Kristen Munley-Wheatley and her husband Corey Wheatley turned themselves in earlier this week. They […]

  • Robert Sanchuk

    Husband to be Charged with Homicide in Taylor Death

    SCRANTON — The Lackawanna County district attorney held a news conference Thursday morning, providing more details on the killing of a woman in Taylor and the arrest of her husband. The D.A. and police from Taylor said 80-year-old Jill Sanchuk’s death has been ruled a homicide and that her husband will soon be charged for her death. .@DAShaneScanlon released more details about the death of 80-year-old Jill Sanchuk of Taylor this am… pic.twitter.com/fFFwrBk1yb — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) December 8, 2016 […]

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    Plaque to Honor Dozens of Pearl Harbor Vets

    SCRANTON — On this 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, veterans were honored in Lackawanna County. The county began its process of putting together a Pearl Harbor commemorative plaque two years ago, but the number of people eligible to be on that plaque has doubled in just the past few weeks. The Lackawanna County 9/11 Memorial Committee started that process two years ago with the goal of dedicating the plaque on the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor […]

  • Robert Sanchuk

    ‘That’s it, he probably killed her,’ – Taylor Neighbors Stunned by Death

    TAYLOR — Neighbors are telling us more about what may have led a man to kill his wife and then call 911 to report the death himself. Robert Sanchuk of Taylor is being held without bail. So far, he has not been charged with his wife’s death. Investigators say he told them that he was angry with his wife Jill and hit her, killing her inside their home on Tuesday. The district attorney is expected to release more information Thursday. […]

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    Friends Stunned by Death of Teens in Fiery Crash

    COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — Two teens died in a fiery wreck early Tuesday when their car was hit from behind by a tractor-trailer, according to state troopers. It happened on Interstate 380 in Monroe County. Troopers say the two teens were traveling slowly when a tractor-trailer hit them. Many of us have been in the position these girls were early Tuesday. They were driving slowly, troopers believe, because they had a donut spare tire on the car. A tractor trailer driver […]

  • Two people are dead after a late night crash on Interstate 380 south in Monroe County.

    Troopers Identify Two Killed in Monroe County Crash

    COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — ¬†Two teens are dead after a late night crash in Monroe County. According to troopers, a tractor-trailer ran into the back of a slow moving car in the south lanes of Interstate 380 near Mount Pocono just after midnight Tuesday. Police say a tractor trailer hit the car that was going slowly, killing the teenagers inside. Those teenage girls were friends and both from Lackawanna County. Brooke Hughes, 18, of Scranton, was driving and Chaniya Morrison, 19, […]

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    Dunmore’s Response to Pre-Game Prayer Controversy

    DUNMORE — Two high school football teams in our area have changed pre-game traditions after receiving notice from a civil rights group that it is unconstitutional for coaches to lead their team in prayer. Dunmore’s pre-game prayer huddle was taken to task last month. It’s the same story for the Danville Ironmen after a photo of a prayer huddle was shared with the Freedom From Religion Foundation. The civil rights group has reminded both teams that coaches cannot lead a […]

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    Christmas Holiday Bureau — An Opportunity To Give

    SCRANTON — Megan Langan is a mom of three. “My daughters are 5 and 7, and my son is 13,” she said. Langan came to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in downtown Scranton with a humble request, a hand up in hopes that December will be a bit easier. “On top of Christmas, my daughter’s birthday is actually December 21, so it’s a rough time,” said Langan. She’s one of more than 1,000 moms and dads who will visit over the […]

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    Power To Save: Car Charging Station Comes to Lackawanna County

    MOOSIC — A shopping center in Lackawanna County is getting a new tenant, one that may attract the more environmentally conscious shopper. The Shoppes at Montage is becoming the latest spot where you can charge your electric car. Holiday Shoppers have been wondering about the development at the Shoppes at Montage in Moosic. It won’t be a store — what it sells comes in kilowatts. In about two weeks, there will be eight car-charging stations for Teslas. Think of them […]

  • Volunteers helped decorate the exterior of the building on Wyoming Avenue.

    ‘The Globe’ Gets Glowing Again

    SCRANTON — A Scranton holiday tradition, now in its fourth year, will make a nod to a much older tradition. The Holiday Marketplace is setting up shop inside the former Globe Store that’s now owned by Lackawanna County. The event this weekend will light up The Globe just like it always was at Christmastime. If you have memories of The Globe at Christmastime on Wyoming Avenue, things might look familiar. Lackawanna County and a big team of volunteers have been […]