Fire, possible explosion at Susquehanna gas compressor station thought to be accidental
Complete coverage of natural gas drilling in Northeast Pennsylvania including recently updated searchable database of natural gas drilling leases for Lackawanna, Luzerne and Wyoming Counties A fire and possible explosion at a Susquehanna County gas compressor station late Tuesday night remain under investigation but is thought to be an accident, a ... (more)
Body found in Susquehanna ID'd as missing Harrisburg man
A body pulled from the Susquehanna River at the Safe Harbor Dam in Lancaster County earlier this month has been identified as that of a suburban Harrisburg man who went missing in February.
Mon May 13, 2013
Poll: Thompson losing to Democratic challengers
Updated at 6:10 p.m. to correct an error stating that the poll was conducted in April.
The News Item
More than 100 attend Wellness Fair
A number of health and wellness topics were displayed during the annual Wellness Fair at the Central Susquehanna LPN Career Center.
Sat May 11, 2013
Nondiscrimination bills deserve support
ABoston Globe columnist recently pointed out that part of the pleasure of watching the critically revered television drama “Mad Men,” which is set around a 1960s Madison Avenue ad agency, is marveling at the obtuse, reckless and retrograde behaviors that were once considered routine.
Fri May 10, 2013
The State Department of Environmental Protection's Southcentral...
Commercial real estate transactions and business openings change lives, provide new places to shop, add more jobs to the midstate and contribute to the local economy.
Thu May 09, 2013
Police expect traffic delays for commuters passing through Susquehanna, Lower Paxton townships
This afternoon's homeward-bound commute should be peppered with delays and traffic snarls for drivers passing through Susquehanna and Lower Paxton townships, according to local police.
Mother's Day Essay Contest With a Sweet Twist
Carousel Cakes is marking Mother's Day this year with its first essay contest. The "Cake for my Wonderful Mother Contest" drew close to 60 entries from all over the country in just one week.
Mock Crash Delivers Heavy Message
Williamsport, Lycoming County- With prom season upon us and graduation right around the corner, the Williamsport Area High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions Club, in cooperation with a number of community agencies, delivered a heavy message on the dangers of drinking and driving to the student body this morning by conducting a mock ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Students Compete And Learn About Environment
Teams of students from all six high schools in Susquehanna County competed in an Olympics of sorts Wednesday, testing their knowledge of the world around them.
Tue May 07, 2013
Stated Opinions: Pennsylvania Politics from the Capitol Rotunda to City Hall
Joyce Davis of Susquehanna Twp. asks a question as Franklin & Marshall Professor of Public Affairs G. Terry Madonna moderates a discussion on "Stated Opinions: Pennsylvania Politics from the Capitol Rotunda to City Hall" featuring panelists John Baer of the Philadelphia Daily News, and Pennlive/Patriot-News reporters Donald Gilliland, Robert ... (more)
Have a taste: Breaker Brewing Co. opens tasting room in Wilkes-Barre Twp.
KRISTEN MULLEN / Staff photographer Breaker Brewing Co. owners Chris Miller, left, and Mark Lehman talk about their newly-opened tasting room in Wilkes-Barre Twp.
Several local schools ranked nationally
Twelve high schools in Northeast Pennsylvania have been recognized in the 2013 U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools rankings.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Lebanon Daily News
Body of missing former Lebanon County man found
The body of a former Lebanon County man, missing since February, was found Saturday morning in the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County.
The News Item
Oak Street festival set for May 11
The Mount Carmel Lions will mark the 16th anniversary of their Oak Street Festival on Saturday, May 11.
Fri May 03, 2013
Northeast Pa. counties top list on excessive drinking
Some of the highest rates of excessive drinking in the state are in counties in Northeast Pennsylvania, a federal government survey shows.
Pa. nonprofit founder charged with stealing $530K
A man was charged with felony theft Friday for allegedly stealing more than $500,000 from the nonprofit company he founded to help troubled youths and using the money for gambling, strip clubs, divorce payments to his ex-wife and loan payments on his former residence.
Centre Daily Times
Exhibit promotes conservation, appreciation of waterways
In a new exhibit, two local artists will display their love of nature through their artwork for an exhibition at the Bellefonte Art Museum for Centre County.
Thu May 02, 2013
State Police honors Troopers past and present
Newly retired state Trooper Darren Nicholas solemnly laid a wreath beside a stone memorial outside the state police barracks in the borough.