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May 25, 2018 - 10:23 am
Dive teams from across the area are combining efforts this morning to resume the search for a woman who reportedly fell into the falls at Nay Aug Park in Scranton last night Officials say four people fell into the water above the falls around 9 o'clock.. One man and one woman were pulled from the...
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May 23, 2018 - 4:47 pm
Police have charged 41 year old Anthony Shaw of East Orange, New Jersey with the stabbing death of Cindy Lou Ashton. The 39 year old Wilkes-Barre Township woman was found dead in the bathroom of her Nicholson Street apartment on May 2nd. She died of multiple stab wounds. According to an affidavit...
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May 23, 2018 - 10:22 am
Attorney General Shapiro Announces Charges against 10 People in Philadelphia Region for Passing Fake Prescriptions, Impersonating Doctors across 17 PA Counties HARRISBURG – Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced charges against 10 people who used home computers to write fake prescriptions...
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May 22, 2018 - 10:57 am
Traffic is still moving slowly on I 81 North bound. A tractor trailer carrying sand is still down the embankment with wheels up near mm 166 northbound. It's in the area of Highland Park Blvd.Wilkes Barre Township. It happened around 6am and it was just about a half hour ago crews were able to get...
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Hazleton police
May 21, 2018 - 5:27 am
In the summer of 2017, Hazleton police began to receive complaints in the early morning hours with regard to loud noise, large crowds, illegally parked vehicles, fights, yelling and other quality-of-life complaints in the area of 155 North Laurel Street. Several months of investigations ended after...
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May 17, 2018 - 10:55 am
The Scranton Armed Forces Day parade is tomorrow. It steps off at 11am from the Gino Merli Center on Penn Ave. Before the parade it's the Ronald McDonald House "Show Your Stripes 5k Race and Fun Walk at 9:30. The parade will feature military vehicles and equipment, marching bands, and many marching...
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May 17, 2018 - 9:00 am
Do you have or soon will have a teen driver? PennDOT and Keystone College will host a free community forum tonight to discuss the issue of teen driving. A panel of professionals will also be on hand to provide information regarding ways to prevent crashes, fatalities and injuriess. It's from 7 to 8...
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May 17, 2018 - 8:55 am
Officials from the National Weather Service have confirmed it was a tornado that caused serious damage in Wayne County. The power is still out for hundreds of residents and it could be the weekend before it's fully restored. Winds topped 100 miles per hour. Following the inspection and analysis of...
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May 15, 2018 - 9:22 pm
Kyle Mullins (D) Declares Victory in the 112th District. He will take on Ernest Lemoncelli (R) in November. The winner in November will be filling the seat left vacant by Kevin Haggerty.
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May 15, 2018 - 7:52 am
Pennsylvania voters have a lot of races to settle in the primary election, including picking Republican challengers to Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf. Three candidates, Laura Ellsworth, Paul Mango and state Sen. Scott Wagner. Also on tap are contested primaries for lieutenant governor where Lt. Gov. Mike...
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