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October 13, 2017 - 10:29 pm
WILK is happy to announce that Frank Andrews Shimkus will be our new afternoon talk host beginning October 30th. Frank has a long history of work in Northeast Pa. as a news reporter, anchor, news director and talk show host in television and radio. He worked at WEJL and WCAU Philadelphia before...
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June 25, 2017 - 9:50 pm
On Friday, WILK afternoon talk host L.A. Tarone was laid to rest. He passed away earlier this week following a courageous battle with cancer. Listen to WILK's special hour long tribute featuring a retrospect from friends and co-workers and the best of LA himself below. "A Tribute to Tarone" will...
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May 23, 2017 - 10:37 am
A Wyoming County woman is locked up on charges she allowed a child to be sexually abused by a known sex offender. Marion Keithline is charged with a slew of crimes- including endangering the welfare of a child. Investigators say the child was abused in a home in Overfield Township. Keithline...
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April 19, 2017 - 7:16 pm
It took four hours for a Chester County jury to find Eric Frein guilty of all charges against him, including first degree murder. He showed no emotion as the verdict was read. Frein ambushed the State Police barracks at Blooming Grove two and a half years ago, killing Cpl. Bryon Dickson and...
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April 19, 2017 - 10:02 am
Police in Hazleton arrested three men in connection with operating an alleged meth lab. Police were called to an apartment at 1000 Grant Street just before 10pm. When they arrived police detected an odor they believed was from the manufacture of methamphetamine. Greg Shafer of Drums, Cody Salko of...
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The Sue Henry Show
March 31, 2017 - 10:59 am
Pa. U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R) talked to WILK's Sue Henry about the Neil Gorsuch confirmation hearings and upcoming vote, Michael Flynn, digital privacy and other issues. Listen to the interview: (function ($) { Drupal.behaviors.media_displays.loadRampAudio($('[data-media-loading]')); })(jQuery);...
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March 31, 2017 - 8:58 am
66 year old Oliver Grosspietsch was reportedly stuck by a vehicle just before 6:30am on the San Souci Parkway. Hanover Township police are looking for a white Hyundai with a missing passenger side mirror and damage to the passenger side door. Investigators say the man was struck by one vehicle,...
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March 24, 2017 - 5:47 am
Changes coming to the Tunkhannock Area School District. a vote by the School board last night will close 3 of the districts 4 elementary schools. They are Evans Falls, Mehoopany and Mill City. The other schools in the district will be reorganized. Among the changes, students will begin attending...
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