Edited from submitted information Rep. Karen Boback (Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) and Rep. Tina Pickett (Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today announced that Keystone College in Factoryville, Wyoming County, will receive $173,841 in state grant funding to expand its early childhood education apprenticeship program. The funds were awarded as a part of the state’s PAsmart initiative, partContinue Reading

In an email sent to members and registrants for the Think About Energy conference planned at Stone Hedge Gold Course and Resort in Tunkhannock next Wednesday, Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce president Gina Suydam (below) announced that the event has been postponed. “Your Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce is monitoringContinue Reading

Submitted Article In recognition of a statewide shortage of ambulance (EMS) providers, the PA Department of Health has temporarily lifted restrictions for individuals whose EMS certification has lapsed and who would like their certification reinstated. From  EMS of Northeastern Pennsylvania:  Because recruitment and retention of EMS Providers has become increasinglyContinue Reading

Marking the announcement of C.A.S.U.A.L. Day in Wyoming County, which will be held on March 26, were (from left) Wyoming County commissioner Tom Henry, administrative assistant Linda Stacknick, Amanda Marchegiani of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, and commissioners Rick Wilbur and Ernie King. Photo and Story by Rick Hiduk NortheastContinue Reading

Eagle Scout candidate, Daniel Roote III, is kicking off a virtual reality program at the Tunkhannock Public Library, 220 W. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock. Patrons can now experience action-packed adventures from the comfort of our Library. Virtual reality, or VR, is a technology that gives the user a simulated experience inContinue Reading