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May 31, 2017 - 9:45 am
The State Department of Environmental Protection says it still needs more detailed information from the Keystone Sanitary Landfill on expansion plans in the boroughs of Dunmore and Throop. DEP sent the second environmental assessment letter to the Landfill in Lacakwanna County with questions around...
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May 30, 2017 - 9:55 am
LA Tarone updates Sue Henry today 5-30-2017 on his health from his room at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia! If you would like to send a note or card: LA Tarone % WILK Radio 305 Highway 315 Pittston PA 18640
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May 30, 2017 - 9:29 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) The owner of Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, says it will shut down the plant in 2019 without a financial rescue from Pennsylvania. Exelon Corp. said Monday's announcement comes after five years of losses on the power plant...
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May 30, 2017 - 8:19 am
Rain didn't dampen the spirits of many who took the time to honor fallen members of the military yesterday. Many Memorial Day parades and cemetary services went on as scheduled despite heavy downpours. Other rememberence ceremonies were moved indoors. In Freeland, the rain didn't stop members of...
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May 30, 2017 - 7:39 am
It's that time of year again when many are anticipating the vacation travel season. That means regular blood donors won't be available. It also means with more travelers there could be more accidents with people in need of blood. If you can give the gift of life the gift of blood, contact the...
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May 25, 2017 - 10:45 am
The roads will be busy as Americans head to the highways for travel this Memorial Day weekend. Officials anticipate more than 2 million vehicles will use the Pennsylvania Turnpike over the three day weekend. The busiest time for travel will be Friday afternoon and Monday evening. The Turnpike will...
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May 23, 2017 - 10:37 am
A Wyoming County woman is locked up on charges she allowed a child to be sexually abused by a known sex offender. Marion Keithline is charged with a slew of crimes- including endangering the welfare of a child. Investigators say the child was abused in a home in Overfield Township. Keithline...
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May 23, 2017 - 10:31 am
Investigators in Susquehanna County have arrested three young men in connection with two arson fires. 18 year old William Jennings of Clifford Township, 20 year old Allen Call of Nicholson, and 20 year old Dylan Slater of Nicholson allegedly set a fire in an abandoned home along Stephens Road in...
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May 22, 2017 - 8:50 am
A fire in Dunmore left damage to a home on Somers St. Crews were called when a neighbor saw smoke. Four people in the home got out ok. No word on a cause but initial reports indicate it may have started in the basement.
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May 19, 2017 - 6:59 am
The Wilkes Barre Fine Arts Fiesta kicked off yesterday on Public Square..Performance by the combined Coughlin and GAR High School Orchestras...Today on the bandshell performances from Wyoming Valley West and Dallas Middle schools as well as Nitya Rhythm Dance Academy, Wilkes Barre Academy, Jazz...
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