From Our Early Files

20 Years Ago: 1986 After 45 years of driving a bus for Tunkhannock Area School District children, Hiram Ford is retiring. The 70-year-old said it’s time for him to enjoy…

Airport authority gets grant

BY GRACE DOVEThe grant from the Department of Economic and Community Development will be used to seal runway cracks, repair equipment and pay maintenance and legal fees for Skyhaven Airport,…

Road kill reports increasing

BY GRACE DOVEState officials say that literally depends on where the animal ends up. The state Department of Transportation’s Wyoming County office has been receiving an unusually high number of…

KTA builds new Woodbourne trail

BY NATHAN MILNERLast week, a group of volunteers from the Keystone Trails Association (KTA) stayed at the home of Lanny and Jeralyn Adams while tending the trails at Woodbourne Forest…

Program finds joy in life’s challenges

BY DIXIE CASSELBURYIt doesn’t take long in his presence, however, to realize how easily his contagious free-spirited mannerisms and infectious smile can sedate even the most desolate soul. Complications during…