Hero day

IN PHOTO: The middle school band opened Thursday’s program with the National Anthem, and a musical salute to the Armed Forces. STAFF PHOTO/MIKE RUDOLF For the full story, click here.

TASB looking at tax increase

BY MICHAEL J. RUDOLF Wyoming County Press Examiner TUNKHANNOCK – Tunkhannock Area School Board approved the first draft of its proposed preliminary 2011-2012 budget on Thursday, which includes a two-mill…

Burglary charges head to court

BY MICHAEL J. RUDOLF Wyoming County Press Examiner A Lackawanna County man waived his preliminary hearings Wednesday on charges that he burglarized two Wyoming County businesses last month. Arthur Charles…

Commissioners race may be free for all

BY MICHAEL J. RUDOLF Wyoming County Press Examiner Some familiar names and some newcomers are expected to be candidates for the three Wyoming County Commissioner seats this year. Leaders of…

Landowners grant driller more time

BY ELIZABETH SKRAPITS Times-Shamrock Writer NOXEN TWP. – Carrizo Marcellus LLC representatives want more time to drill and analyze data from its exploratory natural gas well in Monroe Township, the…