2008 budget may increase $500,000

BY JOSH MROZINSKIWith the department requests in, Commissioner Tony Litwin said that the proposed increase in spending is due in part to contractual salary increases, construction projects and energy costs….

Write-in ties settled in Wyoming County

BY JOSH MROZINSKICandidates were asked to draw balls, which were numbered one or two. As the Wyoming County Elections Board watched, incumbent Paul Gardner drew a number two ball and…

Bank proposal review delayed

BY JOSH MROZINSKIThe plans to build a Community Bank & Trust branch office on East Tioga Street will be reviewed at the Dec. 19 meeting, according to county planner Paul…

Dog cruelty investigation raising questions

BY JOSH MROZINSKI“I wish somebody would come forward and say, ‘my dogs are missing’,” Lackawanna County Humane Society Executive Director Warren Reed said. “Nobody has.” Along with the identity of…