Local News

Jean Reynolds
January 24, 2018 - 8:40 am
Flood WarningAlert:... The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Pennsylvania.. The Flood Warning continues for The Susquehanna River Near Wilkes-Barre. * From this afternoon until Thursday afternoon. * At 11 AM Wednesday the stage was 20.2 feet. * Flood stage is 22.0 feet. * Minor...
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January 23, 2018 - 5:39 pm
There is a flood Watch for the entire area through this evening. The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a * Flood Warning for...An Ice Jam in..Wyoming County . * Emergency management reports flooding from an ice jam along Tunkhannock Creek near Nicholson. Water was affecting some...
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January 23, 2018 - 11:26 am
PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro checks in with WILK's Sue Henry to talk about consumer issues, the opioid crisis, the investigation into the data breach of Equifax and much more.
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January 23, 2018 - 11:11 am
State Representative Kevin Haggerty was back on the House floor in Harrisburg yesterday and on his way today he checked in with WILK's Sue Henry.. Haggerty a Democrat representating the 112th district had been under fire since late last year for missing over 20 voting days from July thru the end of...
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January 23, 2018 - 10:44 am
Crews have been called out all morning in many locations for pumping water out of area basements. Some creeks and streams are over flowing their banks causing travel problems. There have also been several crashes. One early this morning, a head on crash in the area of Route 6 Mile Hill area...
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January 22, 2018 - 5:22 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has struck down the boundaries of the state's 18 congressional districts, granting a major victory to plaintiffs who had contended that they were unconstitutionally gerrymandered to benefit Republicans. The Democratic-controlled court issued the...
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WILK's Special Edition
January 22, 2018 - 10:36 am
Special Edition with WILK's Sue Henry.. January 20 and 21: Insight into the community service projects of the Leadership Wilkes-Barre class of 2018; an interview with John Hersker of Flashback Cinema regarding a movie series regarding the 80th anniversary of the F.M. Kirby Center and an interview...
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January 22, 2018 - 10:22 am
A multi vehicle crash earlier this morning in Susquehanna County is now a fatal. The coroner was called to the scene. It happened before 8am just past the Lenoxville exit of I81 South. The south bound lanes are expected to be shut down for several hours. No other details have yet been released.
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January 19, 2018 - 10:46 am
A crash between an ambulance and a vehicle is still under investigation in one part of Luzerne County. The crash occured Thursday night along RT 315 in Laflin. According to the Greater Pittston Regional Ambulance facebook page, their ambulance and crew were making a transport when the crash occured...
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January 19, 2018 - 10:30 am
A fundraising event " The Snowflake Gala " sponsored by the Eynon/Archbald Lions Club is set for next weekend. It is to benefit " Leader Dogs For The Blind ". WILK's Sue Henry gets the details from Lions Club member Cathy.
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