What lurks beneath

What lurks beneath

Like selected other municipalities, Scranton has announced plans to trace COVID-19 by sampling the city’s wastewater system, looking for traces of the virus. They just need to make sure they’re testing the right sewer.
Virtual dismay

Virtual dismay

Constrained by state limits on how much higher the city school district can raise property taxes, Scranton School Directors are scrambling to balance the budget before the end of the calendar year.
Endangering others

Endangering others

Former Scranton Schools Superintendent Alexis Kirijan and two others face a raft of felony and misdemeanor endangerment charges. A state grand jury determined they knew the extent of lead and asbestos contamination in district school buildings, but concealed it from...