Gene Dziak, Director of Wyoming County Emergency Management, has asked Tunkhannock Rotary to manage volunteers for an upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic. The event will be held two-days for eight hours each on an unconfirmed weekend at a location yet to be determined. Volunteers are being asked to commit to aContinue Reading

Submitted Article Rep. Karen Boback (Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) and Sen. Lisa Baker (20th District) have announced three recipients of Growing Greener Grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) in Wyoming County. “Even during difficult times, it is important to work together to help keep Pennsylvania clean,” said Boback (above). “ThroughoutContinue Reading

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