Walnut Ridge to have Habitat homes

BY ROBERT L. BAKERTUNKHANNOCK TWP. – The Wyoming County Planning Commission gave its preliminary approval for a new subdivision in Mehoopany Township that will have 29 lots, five of which…

Selenski beats rap for escape

BY ED LEWISWILKES-BARRE – Double-homicide suspect Hugo Selenski earned a victory Wednesday when a Luzerne County judge said he can’t be prosecuted for his daring, nationally known escape. Judge Peter…

Housing devt. plan due

BY REID COPLOFFCLINTON TWP. – A Factoryville businessman will present plans for a 21- to 35-home development on 50 acres in Clinton and Overfield townships within the next month, in…

Thurston Hollow to get more repairs

BY GRACE DOVE The bank, near a waterfall, needs to be stabilized to protect Thurston Hollow Road, the supervisors said. The township made temporary repairs to the bank, but a…