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January 16, 2018 - 9:13 am
Police in one part of Luzerne County are urging customers of the Turkey Hill in Conyngham to check their accounts. A card skimmer device showed up there recently and some have complained to authorities they found unauthorized transactions on their accounts. Police say if you used a credit card at...
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PSP Tunkhannock
January 15, 2018 - 7:56 am
State Police at Tunkhannock are asking for your help in identifying this man. A white male wearing a green t-shirt, a camo Chevy hat, black shorts with a red stripe down the side, about 5’9’’, 200 pounds took a Samsung 46’’ LED TV, 9 Galaxy S3 cell phones and a t-shirt. This occurred on 07/20/14...
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January 15, 2018 - 7:26 am
On this observance of Dr Martin Luther King Jr volunteers with the American Red Cross will take to the streets in part of Wilkes Barre and Carbondale for the third year as part of nationwide program on fire safety. They will join with the Wilkes Barre and Carbondale Fire Department to install smoke...
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January 12, 2018 - 11:44 am
Governor Tom Wolf in Scranton today announcing one million dollars for a downtown revitalization project. The funding, supported through the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) will help create the new Lackawanna County Government Center at the historic Globe Store building on Wyoming...
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Hazleton Police
January 12, 2018 - 9:14 am
On 11 January 2018 the Hazleton City Police Deptartment, Patrol Division responded to the 300 block of South Poplar St. for a report of two suspicious vehicles. Upon arrival, to the area one of the vehicles matching the description was observed in the area occupied by three males. Two of the males...
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January 12, 2018 - 8:18 am
Residents in the area of Black Creek are concerned about a white fluffy substance that has not only taken over the Creek but is blowing around the neighborhood in that part of Luzerne County. The PA Dept of Environmental Protection officials say they have been looking into the problem since it was...
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January 11, 2018 - 9:53 am
Lackawanna College has a new home in Hazleton. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held yesterday at 2 East Broad Street, the former Traders Bank Building. The college had been located at Broad and Cedar Streets since 2007. The new location will house a state of the art police and healthcare training...
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