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Coroner confirms one dead in Moosic
MOOSIC, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — One was reported dead in Lackawanna County after an incident Saturday night. Around 9:00 p.m. officers were called to the 1000 block of Ash Street in Moosic for a burglary in progress. Old Forge Police Department and EMS were at the scene. The Lackawanna County Coroner told 28/22 News one […]
Two PA Restaurants Named Best Hidden Gems in the U.S.
I'm always looking for great, new-to-me restaurants to try in Pennsylvania. Going out to dinner is one of my favorite things to do. I love to gather friends, eat, drink and be merry. Thankfully, I found Travelers' Choice Best of the Best Restaurants list for 2023. If you're unfamiliar, it...
Mother charged, home condemned for ‘uninhabitable’ condition
SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Police have charged a mother after her Scranton home was found with children living in “uninhabitable” conditions. According to the Scranton Police Department, an investigation began after a six-year-old child told a caseworker with Lackawanna County Office of Youth and Family Services that his mother, Brandi Sergi, 39, hit him […]
Weekly Safety Report: Suspicious Death, Child Assault, Robbery, Fire, and Fatal Shooting in Lackawanna County, PA
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania experienced several incidents this week that require attention. These incidents include a suspicious death investigation in Olyphant, a man charged with assaulting a child in Carbondale, a robbery in Moosic, a fire in Clarks Summit, and a fatal shooting at a business in Old Forge.
A truck crashes into a tree in Wyoming County
LACEYVILLE, Pa. — A man was able to walk away after a crash in the wintry conditions of Thursday morning. A truck went off Route 6 and smashed into a tree in Wyoming County after 7 a.m. A viewer sent the image to Newswatch 16 taken in Laceyville. No one was injured.
These mehoopany, PA based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of mehoopany..
10th annual tree lighting in Throop
Volunteer Hose Company of Throop hosted the annual event Saturday night along Dunmore Street in the borough.
Young Carbondale child dies days after assault
CARBONDALE, LACKAWANNA CO. (WOLF) — A 5-year-old child has died from traumatic injuries suffered after being assaulted, according to police. Carbondale police have confirmed that the 5-year-old boy passed away Wednesday night around 7 p.m. at the Janet Weis Children's Hospital in Danville. The young child suffered traumatic brain...
Susquehanna County's Chambers' Tree Farm Experiences Busy Season Amid Rising Demand for Real Trees
Experience the joy of picking the perfect tree at Chambers' Tree Farm in Susquehanna County, PA. Amidst a surge in popularity for real trees, the farm reports one of its busiest years yet. Join hundreds of visitors every weekend in this festive tradition, as they look forward to next year's season.
Bike shop celebrates 90 years of business
Sickler's Bike and Sports Shop held a celebration Saturday to mark 90 years of business.
Beyond the Byline: Don’t fear Santa — be like him
WILKES-BARRE — When I see a child in fear of Santa Claus, it makes me sad. Do these kids realize the risk they are taking? If they don’t tell Santa what they would like for Christmas, chances are they are going to be very disappointed come Christmas Day.
Carbondale School District Mourns Loss of Kindergartener, Boyfriend of Mother Charged
The Carbondale school community mourns the tragic loss of a beloved kindergartener, fondly known as the 'little mayor'. Grief counselors are assisting the community, following the child's death from a traumatic brain injury. The boyfriend of the child's mother faces charges, with an autopsy scheduled for Saturday.
Sculpture trail unveiled in Forest City
A trail town in Susquehanna County is unveiling a new way to get people to explore area businesses and restaurants.
Weekly Safety Report: Hit-and-run, ATV Riding, and Shots Fired raise concerns in Wilkes-Barre
This week in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, there were three incidents that raised concerns for public safety. These incidents include a hit-and-run incident where a pedestrian was seriously injured, illegal ATV riding on city streets, and shots fired in an apartment complex. The Wilkes-Barre City Police Department is actively investigating these incidents and seeking public assistance in identifying the suspects involved.
Dallas Falls in State Title Game 60-14 to Aliquippa
Your Eyewitness Weather Forecast 12.08.23 (11pm)
Meteorologist Logan Westrope has more on the unsettled second half of the weekend.
Weekly Safety Report: Stabbing, Assault, and Quadruple Homicide Shake Luzerne County
This week in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, there were three incidents that occurred. The first incident involved a stabbing in Hazleton, resulting in the arrest of a 36-year-old man. The second incident was an assault in Duryea, and the police are currently investigating the case. Lastly, a quadruple homicide suspect in Dallas took his own life after being pursued by law enforcement. These incidents highlight the importance of maintaining safety and vigilance in the community.
Work underway to rebuild Gin's Tavern in Wyoming County
FACTORYVILLE, Pa. — It's been seven months since a fire destroyed a popular bar and restaurant in Wyoming County. Gin's Tavern once stood along Route 107 near Factoryville. A fire destroyed the go-to spot for the Wyoming County community back in May. "Every day this was our life, and...
Man accused of plotting to blow up bridge, targeting officer
OLYPHANT, LACKAWANNA CO. (WOLF) — An Olpyhant man is accused of threatening to blow up a bridge where police would monitor traffic. According to Olyphant police, back in October, officers received information of a man, identified as John Daniel Ryan, 58, selling and possibly manufacturing illegal explosives. Investigators also...
Brandywine Valley SPCA's mega-adoption event held on Saturday
Brandywine Valley SPCA's mega-adoption event held on Saturday.