Rain fell across the region on Friday, as observed at the public boat launch at the Howland Preserve at Vosburg Neck in Wyoming County. Photos and weather synopsis by Rick Hiduk The roller coaster ride of spring’s fickleness continues as back-to-back cold fronts pushed down temperatures again after a briefContinue Reading

Submitted Article Penn State Extension will conduct a hands-on workshop in Susquehanna County for youths ages 13-18, focusing on taking charge to lead conservation projects. The “Youth Community Stewardship Program” is a free environmental stewardship camp for youths who want to get their hands dirty, take charge and learn toContinue Reading

Brilliant sunshine sparkles off the waters of Beaver Run as it flows through Patriots Cove near Noxen in Wyoming County. Photos and weather synopsis by Rick Hiduk It sure hasn’t felt much like spring this week with frosty nights and snow and sleet in the air on Wednesday. But springContinue Reading

GDS employees (above, from left) Bob Piccoletti, Ryan Holleran, Matt Carpenetti, Luane White, Gino Setta, Stephen Sceranka, Autumn Hiller, Patty Hill, Bob Bennie, Rob Wagner, Anthony Gasperi and Mike Pipitone prepare to clean up around the company’s Lenox Township facility on April 22 prior to also cleaning up a stretchContinue Reading

Submitted Article Rep. Tina Pickett (Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today announced a $807,000 state grant for a renovation project at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Towanda Campus. Pickett played a key role in securing the funding through Pennsylvania’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP). “I have been a strong supporter of the renovation project fromContinue Reading

Morning sun illuminates the Tunkhannock Viaduct at Nicholson, Wyoming County. Photos and weather synopsis by Rick Hiduk Sunday and Monday will surely feel like spring, but cooler than average temperatures will prevail from Wednesday into the following week. Area residents shouldn’t be surprised to see a few snowflakes in the airContinue Reading

Representing state and county government at a recent meeting coordinated by the Susquehanna County Farm Bureau were (top, from left) Rep. Jonathan Fritz, Sen. Lisa Baker, county commissioner Judy Hershel, Janenne Goliash from Sen. Gene Yaw’s office, and (above) county commissioner Betsy Arnold. On Monday morning, members of the SusquehannaContinue Reading