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November 07, 2017 - 7:39 am
Pennsylvania is hoping tourists will pursue happiness. New welcome signs with the slogan ``Pennsylvania. Pursue Your Happiness'' are going up on the state's interstates and major highways. They'll replacing ones that have been in place since 1997. The first of the 37 signs were installed on...
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November 07, 2017 - 6:15 am
If you are a new voter or if you are voting at a polling place for the first time then you must bring your voter ID card or a photo ID such as a driver’s license, student ID or some other form of Federal or State government issued ID. If you do not have any acceptable ID then you must be allowed to...
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November 06, 2017 - 2:33 pm
Governor Tom Wolf has announced that Highwood USA, a manufacturer of low-maintenance synthetic wood components, will be expanding its operations into Hazleton, Luzerne County, and will create 58 new Pennsylvania jobs. “This expansion represents more than just the creation of 58 family-sustaining...
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November 06, 2017 - 6:45 am
Election day is tomorrow polls open from 7am to 8pm. Voters will cast ballots for Mayors, council and school board members as well as District Attorney in Lackawanna County and a State Supreme Court Justice. You'll hear your vote counted after the polls close tomorrow night on WILK.
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November 06, 2017 - 6:38 am
A decision by Commonwealth Court in Harrisburg expected later today could have an impact on voters when they head to the polls tomorrow in Lackawanna County. It revolves around a question regarding reassessment in the county. Two of three Lackawanna County judges last week voted in favor of two...
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November 03, 2017 - 9:57 am
It's time for a time change and an extra hour of sleep. At 2 a.m. local time Sunday, daylight saving time is ending, and it's back to standard time for most people in the United States. The shift means it's lighter earlier in the morning and darker earlier in the evening. Hawaii, American Samoa,...
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