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Dunmore High School Students Honored For Heroic Rescue

The Lackawanna County Commissioners recognized Alec Yanisko and Joseph DelVecchio, center, for their heroic Good Samaritan discovery of Federal Judge Edwin Kosik’s vehicle along a nature trail in Dunmore. Judge Kosik had been missing for several days and was the subject of a massive manhunt. The youngsters spotted his car near the Dunmore Reservoir ATV trail and reported it to the authorities who found the Judge alive and well.

L-r, Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Mr. Yanisko and Mr. DelVecchio, honorees; and Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings.