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A female teacher at Wyoming Valley West High School had sex with a male student five times in the last week, according to arrest papers filed Thursday night.
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More than 5,700 people in the region are among at least 73,300 Pennsylvanians who will lose their long-term unemployment benefits next week.
They are: Ann Cocco of Pittston to the Advisory Council on the Aging; Amy Salansky of Dallas to the Agriculture Preservation Board; Lorine Angelo Ogurkis of Conyngham to the Children and Youth Advisory Board; Ed Harry of Plymouth to the Luzerne County Convention Center Authority; George Hayden and Margaret Steele of Mountain Top and Michael Tigue ... (more)
For the second time in four years, local Pennsylvania American Water customers will see their rates increase.
Criminal complaints filed Tuesday allege two Plymouth Township residents ran a methamphetamine lab out of a residence in the township.
At a time when much of the world would celebrate a season of peace and good will, Raymond Khoudary tends to his medical duties in Luzerne County, pushing to the back of his mind thoughts of bombs falling around the homes of his mother and brothers 5,000 miles away.
Photographer Keith Perks spent lots of time around local and celebrity chefs this year due to a friendship with 'Hell's Kitchen' competitor Michael Langdon.
Hazle Township Fire and Rescue was alerted to the derailment of the gondola-style cars to the rear of Spartan Circle and Seagrave Court in the village of Japan, Jeddo, around 3 p.m. by Luzerne County 911.
An April 28 trial date has been set in the case of a man accused in the death of a McAdoo woman on Interstate 81 two years ago.
A northeastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 33 to 66 years in prison on multiple charges, including two cases in which law enforcement officers said he fired weapons at them.
Thirty-nine-year-old Brian Pavia of Plains Township in Luzerne County is jailed on a criminal homicide charge following a shooting Tuesday night outside a law office building in Forty Fort.
County Council on Tuesday night tabled a proposed ordinance to start offering health benefits to the same-sex partners of Luzerne County government employees.
Pennsylvania's Legislature is massive, unwieldy and expensive, but House Speaker Sam Smith has a simple solution with the potential to address all three issues, The Pennsylvania Independent online news service reported Tuesday .
Luzerne County Community College Festival of Trees: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Dec. 20, Educational Conference Center, LCCC campus .
One man is dead and another in custody after an apparent dispute between two contractors in the back yard of a Wyoming Avenue law office on Tuesday night, borough police Chief Daniel E. Hunsinger said.
It will take days to clean up the mess in one part of Luzerne County after three railroad cars carrying coal derailed Tuesday.