A female employee of the Osterhout Free Library was assaulted inside the library just before noon on Thursday. Police nabbed the suspect two blocks away from the library and filed charges against him.
Update: The crash scene has been cleared. Westbound lanes and Light Street Exit are open
A veteran from Schuylkill County called the I-Team for help after he said he was disrespected by an employee of the V.A. Medical Center near Wilkes-Barre. It all had to do with a phone voice message that was never meant to be heard.
Business owners worry construction will hurt them.
A newly created position will address women's unique needs.
A new study is helping to show how much of an economic impact the Lackawanna Heritage Valley is having each year.
A college in Scranton has agreed to buy one of the biggest office buildings in the downtown section of Scranton.
While the upheaval in Ukraine exists far away, it's reverberating all across the world including in northeastern and central Pennsylvania.
Here is what we are working on for Eyewitness News. It is Thursday, July 24, 2014
Police and emergency crews remain on the scene along I-80 West near the Light Street Exit in Columbia County. Two tractor trailers collided along the stretch of road. I-80 in the area is down to one lane.
What's your biggest fear? Would you have the guts to face it? Part 2 of our "Fear Series" continues and Tim Kelchner and Monica Madeja tried our best to face our fear of snakes - with some help from the experts.
One person in custody
New life to one section of the Electric City has business owners feeling optimistic. Just hours after reports of Lackawanna College's plans to purchase Adams Plaza in Downtown Scranton were released. Eyewitness News Reporter Jasmine Brooks caught up with a hopeful business owner nearby.
A Lackawanna County bakery is getting ready for its national debut.
According to Monroe County Bob Allen, 22 year old Cavin Blount of Brooklyn, NY was in the pool when swimmers noticed he wasn't breathing.
The effort is underway to combat the threat of the virus in central Pennsylvania.
The Little Sisters of the Poor celebrated Resident's Day Thursday afternoon at Holy Family Residence
Back Mountain Harvest Assembly Church in Dallas hosting week long camp
A community service project inspired a Luzerne County teenager to help a local fire department buy much needed rescue equipment. As Eyewitness News Reporter Sharon Gaeta tells us, this teen says the outpouring of support from the community helped him double his goal.
Several packages fell off a truck that was driving in the Roaring Brook Township area just before 11:00 am.
PennDOT Announces Two 70 mph Pilot Locations
Scranton police say the victim of a violent crash Tuesday night is the chancellor of the Diocese of Scranton.
97 year old Gertrude Price was murdered inside her Nanticoke home on Thanksgiving and her family says they can't rest until her killer is caught.
If you can't drive 55 or 65, you're in luck. The Pennsylvania Turnpike and PennDOT are increasing the speed limit in some areas across the state.
A delay in dispatching fire departments to a deadly fire in Mocanaqua was the result of understaffing at the Luzerne County 911 center, so says the Union representing 911 dispatchers.
People who forget to feed the meter in Pottsville might be able to avoid the fine that usually comes with it. The Pottsville Parking Authority is rolling out a "Courtesy Ticket Program".
The Backyard BBQ continues this week at the home of Mike Kelly in Shavertown, Luzerne County.
An area animal shelter needs people to adopt pets to make room for others.
Farmers emphasize produce from your local grower is safe to eat.
Here is what we are working on for Eyewitness News- It is Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The 50-thousand square foot store will be located at the East End Centre in the former Price Chopper location.
Daybreak Anchor Tim Kelchner faces his greatest fear!
A car and tractor trailer collided along the Davis Street Bridge in Scranton around 8:30 Tuesday night.
A young lady from Lycoming County will soon compete to be named Miss Teen U.S.A. 2014. Sixteen year old Sydney Robertson of Williamsport is the reigning Miss Pennsylvania Teen U.S.A. She will compete in The Bahamas in August.
Eyewitness News Reporter Jasmine Brooks has an interesting conversation with popular psychic....Shirlet Enama -of Columbia County.
First responders in Hazleton spent much of today rescuing a woman who was impaled on a wrought iron fence.
A woman is in the hospital after a fiery crash tonight in Lackawanna County.
34-year-old Joseph Senese of Taylor was arrested on Tuesday.
Judy Goss and Margarita Mendoza join Jasmine Brooks on Eyewitness News Daybreak to talk about new chapter of "Over 40 Females".
As we bake in the heat of summer - public pools get jam packed. But since pools are so expensive to operate, many have closed over the years. Eyewitness news reporter Laurie Monteforte tells us about the struggles pool operators face.
July 22 through 27!
From Pennsylvania to new jersey and beyond... People of all ages are coming together with a common goal.. To help keep the Delaware river the beautiful natural resource that it is. Kittatinny canoes is celebrating its 25th year of cleaning up the jewel, with plenty of volunteers. Today photo journalist Joseph Butash tagged along.
The American Red Cross is again putting out a call for blood and platelet donors. All blood types are needed. Eyewitness News Reporter Sharon Gaeta has more.
Corn prices are the lowest they've been in years and many farmers who rely on field corn for their income... are struggling. Eyewitness News Reporter Valerie Tysanner spoke with a farmer in Central Pennsylvania on Tuesday who gives insight into the problem.
A Scranton man who worked as a handy-man throughout Lackawanna County was arrested today
Wilkes-Barre Police are investigating the reported rape of a 9 year old girt in the Heights section of the city on Monday night.
Luzerne County officials say it was human error that led to a delay in 911 dispatching firefighters to wrong location during deadly fire.
An audit released Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Auditor General claims the natural gas industry outpaced DEP's ability to oversea the industry.
A brand new summer camp in Lackawanna County is giving young kids a taste of the performing arts.
GIANT/MARTIN’S ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL FROM WAWONA PACKING COMPANY