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Edwardsville Police
January 08, 2018 - 5:44 am
Edwardsville Police are on the lookout for a woman wanted on aggravated assault charges. Qualuani Anthony allegedly stabbed another woman in the eye over the weekend on Main Street. Anyone with information on here whereabouts is asked to contact Edwardsville Police or 9-11. She is considered armed...
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January 05, 2018 - 6:46 am
A new year means higher tolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The 6 percent increase for cash and E-ZPass began yesteray. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission says the increase, approved by commissioners last July, is needed to meet funding and capital-improvement obligations.
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January 05, 2018 - 5:27 am
Sears Holdings has announced more Sears and KMART stores which will be closing across the country and it includes four stores in our area. Kmart stores in the Laurel Mall in Hazle Township, in Pittston Twp., Honesdale and Sayre. will close this spring. In all, 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores...
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January 05, 2018 - 5:23 am
About 40 percent of Pennsylvania's municipalities are banning a new mini-casino allowed under a two-month-old state law. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Thursday that the list of 1,017 municipalities is final now. They include 10 in Lackawanna, 25 in Luzerne, 14 in Susquehanna, 7 in...
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January 04, 2018 - 5:59 am
A reminder, Hazleton City Hall is closed today and tomorrow. It's not weather related but it is heat related. A boiler is being replaced that was put out of service after an inspection by the state Department of Labor and Industry. City Hall will reopen on Monday, January 8.
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January 04, 2018 - 5:15 am
Heading out? Leave some extra travel time. Showery snow is already causing slippery travel conditions. It's expected to continue into late this morning leaving 2 to 3 inches. Then the winds pick up and very cold temperatures move in. There is a Wind Chill and Weather Advisory in effect from the...
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