The Wyoming County Commissioners met on Friday morning and decided unanimously to keep all courthouse offices closed until Wednesday, Nov. 18.  In an email sent out by commissioner chair Rick Wilbur, he explained, “This will give 14 days for those on quarantine that were exposed on or before election dayContinue Reading

Ben Stang cruises alongside the Nicholson Viaduct (top) on a picture-perfect evening. Above, Wyoming County residents (from left) Paul Hardy, Pat Sekely, and Kurt Stang engage in some para-waiting, a term they use to describe their downtime before weather conditions are perfect for powered paragliding. By Rick Hiduk (Also publishedContinue Reading

The following is an opinion piece distributed to members of the media by commissioner-elect Rick Wilbur after the Dec. 26 meeting of the Wyoming County Commissioners at which the board unanimously passed the 2020 budget. It was accompanied by a letter to reporters implying that fellow commissioner-elect Ernie King isContinue Reading

Photos by Rick Hiduk (Exclusive to readers) Wyoming County 911 dispatcher Ben Norris of Tunkhannock – above, center with 911 deputy director Frank Miller and director Jeff Porter  – was recently promoted from Telecommunicator 1 to Lead Communications Specialist. Ben has been with the department since 2016. As hisContinue Reading

Elected officials from the federal, state and county level were on hand Saturday evening (top) to acknowledge the collective centuries of sacrifice to communities in Wyoming County by 17 men who have served in their respective fire departments for more than 50 years. Event organizer Tina Henning (above center, flankedContinue Reading

Overlook Township supervisors (top, from left) Don Ames, Louis Marcho, and Gerald Fritsch review a slideshow of paved roads in their municipality on Tuesday evening. Road maintenance was also a matter of discussion among Falls Township supervisors (above, from left) Levi Bonnice, Gene Dziak Jr., and Robert Kenia on MondayContinue Reading