Select Page


Open process

What is private equity and why are Pa. lawmakers concerned about the tens of millions of dollars of your money tied up in it?

End effort to rig state courts

Editorial: Crackdown on ‘ghost guns’ targets offenders


Gov. Wolf signs county probation and parole reform bills


Keystone Landfill seeks alternative leachate disposal method

Super Saturday brings holiday shoppers out in droves at Westmoreland Mall


Teen shot multiple times, bullets hit cars in Allentown early Saturday


Vo-tech schools serving Westmoreland, A-K Valley districts get nearly $82K in grants

How your school district monitors and protects students online

A teachable, impeachable moment: Social studies instructors seize on living history

Jeannette school closet helps students in need


Get ready for money to pour into Pa. legislative races because the winners get to draw congressional maps

Health Care

Organ transplants using live donors soar at UPMC

Family says medical costs devastating

Local News

Attorney Kevin Hayes likely to become Scranton city council solicitor

Jeep enthusiasts turn passion into community service

Chris Kelly: Christmas carols with a Scranton twist

Audit: Chesco Deeds clerk got $200K in automatic overtime

Outgoing troika of GOP Council members talk about what they accomplished, change in courthouse

‘Officer’ Rudy, newest member of Gilpin’s police force, has a nose for trouble (and snacks)

Laney’s Legacy of Hope donates $100,000 for pediatric cancer research

Memorial service recognizes area’s homeless population

Incoming W-B mayor plans to prioritize homelessness

5 who inspired the Wyoming Valley in 2019

National News

U.S. government set to triple fees for genealogy records

Vaping waste becoming a new headache for schools, cities

Oregon bans cannabis-infused alcoholic beverages

Natural Gas

California considers marijuana tax tied to the amount of a joint’s THC content

New Jersey

How power broker George Norcross and friends got waterfront land for cheap


Michael Bloomberg talks Gritty, Trump, and health care in Philly campaign stop


‘It breaks our hearts’: 14 homeless people who died on Pittsburgh streets honored at vigil

As the war in Afghanistan rages on, Al Villanueva and other Pittsburgh veterans watch — and question

Man shot, killed by Wilkinsburg police officer

Hundreds turn out for Pittsburgh fraternity’s 26th annual Christmas toy giveaway

Philly isn’t alone in promoting questionable cops | John N. Mitchell

State News

State orders fixes for ‘dirty’ brown public water supply in Aliquippa

A year of reckonings in the Amish, Mennonite communities

How safe is hunting in Pennsylvania?

Pa. pension employees are taking pricey trips to Beverly Hills. But the costs are hidden. Why?

In Pa.’s epicenter of the Civil War, a growing sense of LGBTQ pride


Transit authority on track to start running Westmoreland bus service in January


What impeachment? Congress focuses on trade, retirement savings and robocalls

‘This is a big deal.’ How impeachment may mark Trump’s legacy.

Trump slams ‘unfair’ Pelosi delay, rallies young conservatives

Casey, Toomey among legislators seeking increased radon protections in public housing