Local News

May 01, 2017 - 9:38 am
Construction is underway on Interstate 81 South today. Traffic ise down to one lane on I 81 South from Drinker Street to Avoca. Work will be done from 7:30am to 3pm each day. In case weather delays work, Saturday will be used as a make up day.
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May 01, 2017 - 5:26 am
Hazleton police are on the lookout for two people they say were involved in an alleged kidnapping over the weekend. Police were called to a home in the 400 block of East Diamond Avenue on Sunday afternoon to reports of a person being held against their will. That person was taken to the hospital...
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April 28, 2017 - 11:55 am
Wanted Person, Giorgio Armand LUCIDO has been located, he is currently in custody at Scranton Police Headquarters awaiting routine processing and preliminary arraignment…. No bail information is available at this time….
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April 28, 2017 - 10:18 am
Jason Jarecki from the Toyota Sportsplex on Coal St in Wilkes Barre talks to WILK's Sue Henry about a member of the ice-skating community who is battling breast cancer. A fundraiser to help with medical costs will happen tomorrow afternoon. Everyone is invited.
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April 28, 2017 - 9:38 am
Tomorrow is Prescription Drug Take Back Day. It's an opportunity to clear out your medicine cabinet of unwanted, unused and expired prescription drugs safely. Among the locations of the event...from 10am to 2pm tomorrow, The Luzerne County Courthouse, select state police stations including in Troop...
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April 28, 2017 - 6:21 am
A preview opening of the new Iron Horse Movie Bistro was held last in Scranton. Those attending give the new entertainment spot a round of applause. Besides electric recliners the PTX auditorium features at your seat food and beverage service, a bigger screen and premium sound, there's free parking...
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April 28, 2017 - 5:25 am
Construction coming to 8 miles of I-81 daily from 7:30 to 3pm. Beginning Monday traffic will be down to one lane on I 81 South from Drinker Street to Avoca. Then the next two weeks, I 81 North from Avoca to Drinker St will be down to one lane. Make plans to avoid if you can or be prepared for...
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April 28, 2017 - 5:22 am
The Wilkes Barre Area School District hosted a meeting that lasted three hours last night. It was to update the public on the 4 proposed sites to build a new high school to house students from Coughlin and Meyers because the buildings are deteriorating. Geisinger Health has offered to donate 55...
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