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Aspects of Revolutionary War come alive at encampment at Hillside Farms

Aspects of Revolutionary War come alive at encampment at Hillside Farms

KINGSTON TWP. — In the American Revolutionary War, a combat regiment had only one surgeon to treat the ailing and wounded.Actually, this man ser...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Proud owners show their classic cars at Dallas High School

Proud owners show their classic cars at Dallas High School

DALLAS TWP. — For Tony Casagrande, the parking lot of Dallas High School provided a perfect venue Sunday to place his prized 1953 Chevrolet on p...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Cooler temperatures, rain possible in the Wyoming Valley into the midweek

Cooler temperatures, rain possible in the Wyoming Valley into the midweek

Temperatures will be cooler in the Wyoming Valley into the midweek, and the region could also see some rain.The National Weather Service indicated it ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Sunny days but cool evenings today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley

Sunny days but cool evenings today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley

Sunny skies and cool evenings are in the forecast for today and Monday in the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 48 degrees ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County Council member interaction with workers and manager debated

Luzerne County Council member interaction with workers and manager debated

Luzerne County Councilman Edward Brominski wants to set boundaries on council interactions with the appointed manager and county employees.The push is...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Noxen Powwow brings American Indians together to celebrate heritage

Noxen Powwow brings American Indians together to celebrate heritage

NOXEN — Donna Exley, welcomed people to the 12th Annual Noxen Fall Intertribal Powwow on Saturday, encouraging them to ask questions and learn a...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


Back Mountain High School Sports Roundup for Sept. 14-20

Back Mountain High School Sports Roundup for Sept. 14-20

Tuesday, Sept. 20GIRLS SOCCERLake-Lehman 6, Wyoming Seminary 0Mackenzie Love scored a hat trick and assisted on a fourth goal to spark the Black Knigh...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


WVC Boys Soccer: Late goal propels Wyoming Seminary over Lake-Lehman

WVC Boys Soccer: Late goal propels Wyoming Seminary over Lake-Lehman

WYOMING — In a matchup that featured two of the top-four boys soccer teams in the Wyoming Valley Conference, Tuesday night’s game at Nesbi...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Back Mountain grads continue cross country success

Back Mountain grads continue cross country success

Two former state cross country champions from Dallas led their college teams during the Spiked Shoe Invitational cross country meet Sept. 10 at Penn S...

September 21st, 2016 |  


H.S. football: Shavertown resident Ricky Morgan piling up yards, touchdowns for Scranton Prep

H.S. football: Shavertown resident Ricky Morgan piling up yards, touchdowns for Scranton Prep

LEHMAN TWP. – More than one high school football team has had its season unravel with the loss of a key player or players to injuries.Scranton P...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Tunkhannock grad Mike Papi helps Akron RubberDucks win Double-A Eastern League baseball title

Tunkhannock grad Mike Papi helps Akron RubberDucks win Double-A Eastern League baseball title

Tunkhannock graduate Mike Papi ended his third season of professional baseball as a champion on the second-highest level of the minor leagues.The Akro...

September 21st, 2016 |  


WVC Football: Ricky Morgan shines for Scranton Prep in win over Dallas

WVC Football: Ricky Morgan shines for Scranton Prep in win over Dallas

SCRANTON – Normally, Ricky Morgan is a quiet leader.Morgan, however, had no problem making sure his teammates knew what Saturday afternoon’...

September 17th, 2016 |  


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Misericordia University Education majors receive assignments

Misericordia University Education majors receive assignments

Misericordia University teacher education majors received their student teaching assignments for the fall semester during the Student Teaching Seminar...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Leo is at Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge awaiting a fur-ever home

Leo is at Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge awaiting a fur-ever home

DALLAS — Leo is a 4-month-old orange tabby that is quite the character. He is up to date on his shots and feline testing. Leo gets along with ot...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Only Yesterday: Back Mountain residents attend Third Annual Teddy Bear Contest sponsored by the Overbrook Marketplace in Dallas in 1986

Only Yesterday: Back Mountain residents attend Third Annual Teddy Bear Contest sponsored by the Overbrook Marketplace in Dallas in 1986

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

September 21st, 2016 |  


Your Space: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

Your Space: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

Bob Stiff, of Shavertown, recently took this photo of the Josiah Hess Covered Bridge in Columbia County. Send your photos to news@mydallaspost.com to ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Man on the Street: ‘What’s your earliest memory?’

Man on the Street: ‘What’s your earliest memory?’

“Hanging over the front porch rail every day waiting for Louie Santangelo, tour town shoemaker, walk by after work.”Karen MertzDallas̶...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Misericordia nursing students receive their pins

Misericordia nursing students receive their pins

Misericordia University held a pinning ceremony to recognize students who completed the part-time evening bachelor of Science Degree Nursing Program a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Move Better opens in Shavertown

Move Better opens in Shavertown

KINGSTON TWP. — Ken Wall is breaking through the traditional stereotype fitness center business model with a cutting-edge plan to help his clien...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Hearing on PennEast Pipeline environmental impact set for Aug. 17 in Wilkes-Barre

Hearing on PennEast Pipeline environmental impact set for Aug. 17 in Wilkes-Barre

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will hold a public hearing on the agency’s draft environmental impact study on the PennEast Pipeline fr...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber preps for fall events

Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber preps for fall events

July was a quiet month for the Back Mountain Chamber (BMC), as many members were enjoying some summer vacation time.Back in ParadiseThe Back Mountain ...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Rustique Specialty Gifts in Dallas offers a flare for the unique

Rustique Specialty Gifts in Dallas offers a flare for the unique

DALLAS — When Brooke and Lauren Rakowski set out to fulfill an entrepreneurial goal they had one primary objective — to provide unusual gi...

August 3rd, 2016 updated: August 4th, 2016. |  


The Styling Studio in Dallas has been in fashion for 25 years

The Styling Studio in Dallas has been in fashion for 25 years

DALLAS TWP. — Hairstyles have come and gone, but good customer service and coiffing skills have remained in fashion for 25 years at The Styling ...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Mohegan Sun Pocono casino’s new property assessment contested

Mohegan Sun Pocono casino’s new property assessment contested

The owner of the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino has filed an assessment appeal, arguing Luzerne County’s new $152.5 million tax assessment on the Pla...

August 1st, 2016 |  


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