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Minor League Baseball Cancels 2020 Season

The 2020 Minor Leage Baseball season was officially cancelled this week. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Team President , John Adams, called into the Jason Barsky Show to discuss the season being scrapped and the rumors that NY Yankee Major League players would be spending time in NEPA during the... Read More
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Rockin the County

Last summer, Luzerne County asked the question, "would people go down to the river for live music on a Friday night?" On July 12, 2019, the question was answered with a resounding "yes," when thousands of residents congregated at Millennium Circle for the kickoff of the inaugural Rockin' the River... Read More
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Animal Buddies NEPA Move Forward

"I don't know what to do." Mark Grabowski and his wife Alicia are the owners of Animal Buddies in Wilkes-Barre. The couple's dog, cat, and rabbit grooming business was running, purring, and hopping along just fine until the pandemic. When Governor Wolf issued his stay at home orders most businesses... Read More
NEPA Move Forward

Three Saints Barber Shop and Shave Parlor

I've known Mike McAndrew for about two years. We first connected on Facebook, but it wasn't until I sat in his barber chair that we put two and two together and realized "you're THAT guy!" Like most small business owners, the shutdowns related to the COVID-19 pandemic were crippling. In the some... Read More
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Representative Kyle Mullins explains his NO vote HR 836

On Tuesday, lawmakers in Harrisburg voted to terminate Governor Wolf's emergency disaster declaration. Pennsylvania State Representative Kyle Mullins of the 112th district, voted NO on HR 836, and he called into the Jason Barsky Show to explain why he didn't go along with the majority. Read More
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Harrisburg Republican COVID-19 Cover up?

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state lawmaker's decision to keep his COVID-19 diagnosis a secret is dividing the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Democrats say the Republican legislator needlessly put people's health at risk. The fight spilled onto the House floor on Thursday as Democrats denounced... Read More