An on-time state budget is on Governor Tom Wolf's desk. Now all that's left to do is pay for it. The main argument of opponents to the bill is that there is still no agreed-upon revenue source to fund the spending increases.
The 5th annual Scrantastic Spectacular is Sunday,July 3, on Courthouse Square, starting at 4 PM. At 9:30 PM a spectacular fireworks display will be choreographed to music and broadcast live over the Entercom Communications family of stations, including WILK.
Reports from the scene say a man from New Jersey died in the crash on I 80 Eastbound in Monroe County this morning. Investigators say the man was driving west in the east bound lane near Bartonsville when his vehicle struck a tractor trailer head on.
Pennsylvania state lawmakers are trickling back into the Capitol for the final days of the state government's fiscal year as budget negotiators try to produce a budget package that Gov.Tom Wolf will sign. The 2016-17 fiscal year starts Friday.
Scranton Police are still on the lookout for the person who fired shots at an apartment in the city's Hill Section over the weekend. Investigators say a drive by shooting injured a University of Scranton student at a house on Linden Street.