July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Township Remembers Wayne Felter

It was a somber meeting for the Wyalusing Township Supervisors on Wednesday, July 5, as they reflected on the loss of Wayne Felter, Sr. More...

Sen. Casey Talks Health Care Bill, Budget Cuts with Area Seniors

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Woman Killed in Car vs. Tractor Crash in Troy Twp.

A Troy woman is dead following a crash involving a car and farm tractor.  The accident occurred around 2:20 p.m. More...

Commissioners Hail New Walking Tour App

Although the Historic Tunkhannock Walking Tour has been around now for a couple of years, and has received rave reviews, this year it’s received an upgrade, courtesy of some local IT (information technologies) enthusiasts. More...

Man Wrestles Police Over Fishing License

A Monroeton man has been charged with assault against law enforcement and possession of drug paraphernalia following a tussle with police that all started over him not having a fishing license.  More...

Grimes Graduates From The University Of Scranton

Alysha M. Grimes of Monroeton was among the more than 800 bachelor’s and associate’s degrees awarded at the University of Scranton’s undergraduate commencement on May 28 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre. More...

Rushville

Sympathy goes out to the Mitchell family; Lorraine passed away Sunday afternoon at Meadowville Personal Care Home. Lorraine was a wonderful lady. More...

Jenningsville

It was a really nice weekend with several events taking place, including Laceyville Community Day Saturday, the tractor show at Lazy Brook Park near Tunkhannock and the huge twoday sale on Mile Hill where Thomas’s Well Drilling has been in exis More...

Sen. Yaw Floats Bill to Block Merger of DDAP

Legislation seeking to block the consolidation of the PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) into the Department of Health and Human Services was introduced according to state Senator Gene Yaw, prime sponsor of the measure.  More...

Volunteer Home Delivered Meal Drivers Needed for the Towanda and Valley Area

Do you have some time to share? Are you interested in volunteering? If you answered “yes” to these questions, maybe volunteering with the Home Delivered Meal Program is for you!  More...

Little Meadows

I just looked at the date. Was Independence Day really just last week? It seems so long ago.  More...

Guthrie Holds Good Grief Day Camp

Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital and Guthrie Hospice recently held the Good Grief Day Camp at the Vesper Church Spiritual Life Center in Standing Stone. More...

A Slow Race on Main Street

Kids and parents cheer on their shell-dwelling friends during the turtle race on Main Street at the 21st annual Laceyville Community Day event on Saturday, July 8, which was hosted by the Laceyville More...

Ron Ross Named American Legion District 15 Commander

Wilmot Township resident and Wyalusing American Legion Post 534 member Ronald Ross was elected 15th District American Legion Commander for the term 2017-2019. He succeeds Fred Baker of Meshoppen. More...

Several Projects Pursued in Wyalusing Borough

COUNCIL HONORS WAYNE FELTER BY RENAMING CHESTNUT STREET

Maintenance worker and code enforcement officer Dale Grover had a long report for Wyalusing Borough Council at Monday night’s meeting, which pertained to numerous projects including fencing along Bridge Street, curb reconstruction on Marsh Stre More...

GWCC’s Biannual Dinner Set for July 20

On Thursday, July 20, the Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce will hold its biannual dinner meeting at Grovedale Winery, 71 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing, beginning at 6 p.m.  More...

Area Roadwork Scheduled

Roadwork Projects —Bradford County— Route 220/Route 2027   More...

Nimble

Nancy Comstock had her oldest grandson, Jason, who is 12, here visiting her for a few days. He helped out at the Mehoopany Area Library’s book sale at the Tractor Show on Saturday and Sunday. More...

Beaver Meadows

Bob and Kat Sholly of Kentucky called on Carol Brotzman the afternoon of July 4th while on their way home from the Revolutionary War festivities, held in Wyoming, PA. They arrived dressed in their Revolutionary War time period outfits. More...

Forkston

Ronda Macedonio surprised her parents, Ron and Pat Vermeulen, when she, her friend Shane, and granddaughter, Natalya, arrived at their home for a visit. More...

WCCHF Invites Submissions for Funding

The Wyoming County Community Health Foundation (WCCHF) is inviting nonprofit organizations serving Wyoming County and surrounding counties to submit Letters of Intent as a first step in applying for funding. More...

Dimock

Ada Hess is overjoyed to announce that her first greatgrandchild, a little girl named Emily Ada, was born on July 6. Linda Hess Howell is Emily Ada’s grandmother.  More...

Peoples LTD Announce Dividends

Anthony J. Gabello, president and chief executive officer of Peoples LTD (OTC:PPLL), has announced that the Board of Directors has declared a second quarter cash dividend in the amount of $0.48 per share payable on June 30, 2017. More...

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