Local News

September 22, 2017 - 6:47 am
Officials with the Wilkes Barre/Scranton International Airport have a new master plan for the future and you are invited to weigh in on it. A meeting set for Monday at the airport terminal will give details and planners will be on hand to answer questions. That meeting is set for 6pm. Airport...
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September 22, 2017 - 5:19 am
In the Dallas School District in Luzerne County, students are out of the classroom and teachers are on the picket line this morning. A last ditch bargaining effort last night failed to avert the action. A strike action also occured last year from about mid November to mid December. No word how long...
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September 21, 2017 - 10:57 am
State Police and State Attorney General's office investigators served sealed search warrants at the Lackawanna County Administration building, the County Prison, and the prison's work release center followed by raids of the facility. The Attorney General's office will not release any further...
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September 21, 2017 - 8:57 am
At the Abington Heights School Board last night, the Education Association representing the teachers in the district announced teachers will be back in the classroom tomorrow and negotiations between the two sides will continue.Both sides will be sitting down together this evening to continue...
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September 19, 2017 - 11:42 am
State Rep Steve Bloom (R-199th) in Cumberland County running for US Congress in the 11th Congressional District in the studio with WILK's Sue Henry.
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Hazleton PSP
September 19, 2017 - 11:09 am
The 84 yearold Hazle Township man missing since Sunday has been found and is OK. Family of Charles Zunski say he was last seen at a grocery store in Hazleton Sunday around 3 but never came home. He was found in Baltimore slightly confused and hungry but OK.
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September 19, 2017 - 10:49 am
CASA of Luzerne County Their goal is to provide a qualified Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) to each abused and neglected child in Luzerne County. John Aciukewicz Esq. CASA Executive Director and CASA volunteer Annie Ellis join WILK's Sue Henry with information on how you can volunteer and...
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September 19, 2017 - 5:39 am
A reminder, the Luzerne County Transportation Authority will be holding a public transit riders fourm today at 2pm. It's set for the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce building on Kennedy Blvd. The forums are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month at rotating locations to allow those who use the LCTA...
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