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Showers, thunderstorms possible in the Wyoming Valley as the weekend approaches

Showers, thunderstorms possible in the Wyoming Valley as the weekend approaches

The Wyoming Valley could see some more rain and thunderstorms as the weekend approaches.The National Weather Service indicated it was 64 degrees as of...

July 27th, 2016 |  


AAA: Pennsylvania’s average gas price dipped slightly overnight

AAA: Pennsylvania’s average gas price dipped slightly overnight

The state’s average gas price dipped slightly overnight, and is down 5 cents from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for tod...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Areas of minor, heavy traffic congestion reported in the Wyoming Valley

Areas of minor, heavy traffic congestion reported in the Wyoming Valley

Commuters could encounter some traffic congestion on the ride into work this morning.Heavy congestion is reported on Interstate 81 northbound near the...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County Council discusses prison concerns in light of recent deaths

In their first meeting since the July 18 death of a prison inmate and correctional officer, Luzerne County Council members held a moment of silence an...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Harveys Lake’s annual Lake Fest slated for Aug. 5-6

Harveys Lake’s annual Lake Fest slated for Aug. 5-6

HARVEYS LAKE — The tide of summertime fun will crest at Harveys Lake as Lake Fest offers fun in the sun, sand and water Friday and Saturday, Aug...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Sun forecast in the Wyoming Valley as the week rolls along

Sun forecast in the Wyoming Valley as the week rolls along

The Wyoming Valley is in for a few sunny days, but fog greets the morning commuters this morning.The National Weather Service reports it was 69 degree...

July 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Back Mountain National 10-11-year-olds dominate on way to baseball title

Back Mountain National 10-11-year-olds dominate on way to baseball title

NANTICOKE – Back Mountain has had the most consistently successful all-star teams in District 31 Little League in recent years.There’s no ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Little League Roundup: Back Mountain teams advance in tournaments

Little League Roundup: Back Mountain teams advance in tournaments

A series of clutch defensive plays late in the game helped Back Mountain win the District 31 Junior Little League Baseball title with a 5-4 win over v...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Paige Selenski sets up lone goal in Team USA Field Hockey’s 2-1 loss to India

Paige Selenski sets up lone goal in Team USA Field Hockey’s 2-1 loss to India

MANHEIM — If this really is the final week of Olympic field hockey play for Paige Selenski, she’s sure making the most of it.So is Team US...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Back Mountain Junior, Tunkhannock Senior teams eliminated from American Legion Baseball playoffs

Back Mountain Junior, Tunkhannock Senior teams eliminated from American Legion Baseball playoffs

Back Mountain won one game in the Wyoming Valley American Legion Baseball Junior League playoffs before having its season come to an end.By finishing ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Back Mountain 9-10-year-olds win district baseball, softball titles

Back Mountain 9-10-year-olds win district baseball, softball titles

Back Mountain teams won District 31 titles at the youngest level of all-star competition, taking 9-10-year-old championships in both baseball and soft...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Lake-Lehman’s Kolb, Williams lead West win in Wyoming Valley Conference Baseball Senior All-Star Game

Lake-Lehman’s Kolb, Williams lead West win in Wyoming Valley Conference Baseball Senior All-Star Game

RICE TWP. – West manager Lou DiPasquale rolled out eight pitchers for the Wyoming Valley Conference Baseball Senior All-Star Game July 7 at the ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


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Only Yesterday: Dozens of youngsters in colorful outfits observed ‘Hobo Day’ at Back Mountain Y.M.C.A. in 1956

Only Yesterday: Dozens of youngsters in colorful outfits observed ‘Hobo Day’ at Back Mountain Y.M.C.A. in 1956

Editor’s note: The Dallas Post is 127 years old. Information for “Only Yesterday” is printed exactly as it appeared originally.20 ye...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center to hold job fair

Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center to hold job fair

Ecumenical Enterprises, Inc. (EEI), the parent company of Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and The Meadows Manor, will be holding a job fai...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Rollman selected as Lion of the Year

Rollman selected as Lion of the Year

The Dallas Lions Club recognized Frank Rollman as Lion of the Year. Rollman has been a member of the club since 1977, has chaired many projects and he...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Rotary Club of Dallas installs officers and board members

Rotary Club of Dallas installs officers and board members

At a meeting at the Appletree Terrace past District Governor of the Rotary Club of Dallas, Art Peoples, installed the officers and board members for t...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Dallas High School football team helps Dallas Rotary Club

Dallas High School football team helps Dallas Rotary Club

Coach Rich Mannello and the Dallas High School football team assisted with the setup of the Dallas Rotary Wine & Dine Festival held in June. Parti...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Misericordia presents English awards

Misericordia presents English awards

Misericordia University presented awards for excellence in English at the annual Honors and Awards Ceremony in Lemmond Theater in Walsh Hall. At the c...

July 24th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Crabby’s Seafood Grill and Pipes Bar docks in Dallas Township

Crabby’s Seafood Grill and Pipes Bar docks in Dallas Township

DALLAS TWP. — Something fishy is going on in the Back Mountain.Local restaurateur Ron Roberts will bring ocean-side cuisine with Cajun flavors i...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Rice ’N Beans Express brings Latin American flavors to Dallas

Rice ’N Beans Express brings Latin American flavors to Dallas

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June 7th, 2016 |  


Yalick Farms in Dallas Township starts construction on retail space

Yalick Farms in Dallas Township starts construction on retail space

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May 25th, 2016 |  


Milk Hearings skim the top of dairy farmers’ hardships

Milk Hearings skim the top of dairy farmers’ hardships

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May 24th, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Cook’s Pharmacy donates percentage of profits to Back Mountain Food Pantry

Cook’s Pharmacy donates percentage of profits to Back Mountain Food Pantry

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May 9th, 2016 |  


Times Leader launches redesigned website

By Eileen Godin egodin@timesleader.com WILKES-BARRE — The Times Leader website has a new look. The redesigned, comprehensive site —...

April 29th, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  


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