Local News

July 03, 2017 - 11:42 am
At the Luzenre County Courthouse today, state and local officials are meeting with Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) on the opioid crisis across the country and in our area. Protestors are on hand expressing displeasure with the Republican health care bill and what it will mean for those seeking treatment.
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July 03, 2017 - 11:37 am
I 80 West a crash at mm 267. There are reports of possible injuries and entrapment. LifeFlight has been on the scene. It's in the White Haven area of Luzerne County just past the White Haven Freeland exit. Traffic is backed up the roadway is closed in that area. Eastbound is moving.
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July 03, 2017 - 10:27 am
Fireworks are not fun for some pets. WILK's Sue Henry asked Dr. Michelle Damcott, from the Plains Animal Hospital for some advice.
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July 03, 2017 - 6:57 am
Scrantastic Details
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July 03, 2017 - 6:46 am
Two people who died in a violent one vehicle crash in Luzerne County's Back Mountain over the weekend have been identified. 18 year old Ashley Hungarter of Harveys Lake and 20 year old Bryce Wilhelm of Hunlock Creek were killed when the vehicle they were riding in late Saturday afternoon crashed...
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July 03, 2017 - 5:46 am
1Thing tips and articles
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Hazleton Police
July 01, 2017 - 4:11 pm
Operation Pressure Point Chief of Police Jerry Speziale Commencing on June 30, 2017, 10:30PM, ending approximately 4:00AM, July 1, 2017, the Hazleton Police Department conducted saturation patrols under its "Operation Pressure Point. The combined enforcement efforts and activities resulted in over...
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June 30, 2017 - 4:54 am
Medical marijuana patients will be able to obtain the drug from 52 locations that have just been issued permits by the state government. Those locations will include one in the Gateway Shopping Center, Edwardsville by Justice Grown Pennsylvania LLC. Another by Columbia Care Pennsylvania LLC with a...
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June 29, 2017 - 11:52 am
In Lackawanna County it could be up to the voters if they want reassessment or not. It's been nearly 50 years since one has been done. The three Lackawanna County Commissioners agree with doing a reassessment but Patrick O'Malley and Laureen Cummings who spoke with Sue Henry are in favor of putting...
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