Gas leak causes school evacuation

STORY AND PHOTO BY JOSH MROZINSKIFACTORYVILLE – A gas leak Monday, Mar. 19, at Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center prompted a 40-minute evacuation of around 630 students. Around 1:30 p.m., school…

Debris in sewer systems cause concern

BY JOSH MROZINSKI In Factoryville, Borough Council is requesting that people stop sending debris into the system, which provides sewer service to 290 customers. “People continue to put debris into…

School board takes stand against Act 1

BY JOSH MROZINSKITUNKHANNOCK – The Tunkhannock Area School Board Thursday adopted a resolution urging the repeal of the Act 1 property tax relief measure. Superintendent Michael Healey said that the…

EF students inspired to write

STORY AND PHOTO BY JOSH MROZINSKIEVANS FALLS – Second-grader Brian Rosiak has already written a story and on Tuesday he was inspired to write more when he met a published…

Hearing for accused assailant continued

BY GRACE DOVE Clarence Sherman, 18, of 13 Mill Lane, was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and disorderly conduct after allegedly punching a Tunkhannock Area High School teacher on…