Sen. Lisa Baker announced that Field Representative Tom Yoniski will be available for consultation from 1:30 pm until 3:30 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 3 in the Commissioners’ Office Conference Room inside the Wyoming County Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Square, Tunkhannock. Appointments are welcome but not necessary. Constituents are encouraged to visit with any questionsContinue Reading

Gloria Eastwood snapped a winning photo of a shy chipmunk (top) in Tunkhannock, and Janie Stabinsky took the photo (above) of a striking sunset in Jenningsville. Gloria Eastwood of Tunkhannock successfully entered a photo of a hummingbird (below) in Sen. Lisa Baker’s annual contest. Submitted Article Sen. Lisa Baker hasContinue Reading

Sen. Lisa Baker reminds residents of – and visitors to – the 20th District that her third annual “Scenes From the 20th Senatorial District” Photo Contest will receive entries through Thursday, Sept. 15. Voting on photos entered the next day, with the top three from each of the four seasons garnering anContinue Reading

Three of the winning photos in the 2016 “Scenes from the 20th Senatorial District” calendar included Sunset Over the Susquehanna (June) by Sherry Eastwood of Tunkhannock; Flowers by Stone Wall in Jenningsville (July) by Janie Stabinksy of Windham Township, Wyoming County; and Winter at the Nicholson Bridge by Michele GeiserContinue Reading

Photos and Story by Rick Hiduk As a building along McCord Street in Tunkhannock is pulled down behind them, a number of individuals who worked together to fund the buyouts and demolition of flood-prone properties in the borough gathered on Wednesday morning to see the fruits of their labor. ParticipantsContinue Reading

Photos and Story by Rick Hiduk Susquehanna County Dairy Princess and Elk Lake High School junior Merecedes Spickerman (left) and PA State Dairy Princess Lu-Anne Antisdel from West Warren, Bradford County, were among the dairy royalty who offered milk, cheese, and ice cream to guests at the newly combined AgContinue Reading

Photos and Story by Rick Hiduk The Wyoming County Commissioners chambers at the courthouse in Tunkhannock were filled on March 11, as representatives from Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services (MH/DS), several elected officials, and clients served by the agency joined the regular meeting of the commissioners for aContinue Reading