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February 15, 2019 - 5:26 pm
State officials say Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program provided the drug nearly 600,000 times during its first year of sales. The Wolf Administration says that more than 83,000 people have purchased medical marijuana at the 45 dispensaries that are up and running. Statewide medical marijuana...
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Frank Andrews
February 14, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Here's Rep. Dan Meuser's letter to the DEP regarding stormwater fees in NEPA.
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Wilkes Barre Township Police
February 14, 2019 - 5:41 am
19-0578 February 13, 2019 W-B Twp. Blvd. Possession with Intent to Deliver - Aggravated Assault - Simple Assault - Recklessly Endangering Another Person - Resist Arrest/Other Law Enforce - Reckless Driving - Use/Poss Of Drug Paraph Time: 4:22 PM Police arrested Clyde Joye Randle, 43, of Carey Ave,...
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February 13, 2019 - 4:39 am
The search continues for a shooter and any others involved in a double shooting in Wilkes Barre last night. It was around 6:30 last night police were called to a parking lot on South Main Street. There they found two 19 year old women both from Scranton and both with gunshot wounds to the back...
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PennDOT
February 12, 2019 - 9:31 am
The snow may just be arriving in your area, but no matter when it does PennDOT's James May tells WILK's Jason Barsky..they are ready....
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February 11, 2019 - 5:27 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and PA Turnpike are advising motorists to closely monitor weather forecasts and conditions as a storm brings mixed precipitation types to much of the state, with many areas expected to see precipitation during the Monday evening and Tuesday...
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February 11, 2019 - 11:27 am
Tomorrow night's Luzerne County Council meeting is expected to include the introduction of a new council member. Twelve applicants were recently interviewed for the seat left vacant when Ed Brominski stepped down. A "State of the County" report will also be given by County manager David Pedri. The...
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February 11, 2019 - 5:44 am
Special Edition February 9 and 10 Angela Liddle President and CEO “Family Support Alliance” with new program “Families in Recovery”, an update on Friends of the Poor programs in Scranton, How do you know if it’s a cold or allergy? And there’s still time to sign up for PA State Police Camp Cadet and...
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February 11, 2019 - 5:33 am
Special Edition February 2 and 3 Sandi Graham, Penn State Extension Lackawanna County with invitation to join the 4-H clubs, A new program at Griffin Pond Animal Shelter gives “Dogs a Day Out” and The Wright Center in Lackawanna County is spearheading the program “Bags of Warmth”.
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February 08, 2019 - 4:19 pm
A Scranton funeral director has pleaded guilty to income tax evasion resulting in a loss to the federal government of more than 230-thousand dollars. 60-year old Al Hughes entered the plea in federal court in Scranton. The U.S. attorney says Hughes admitted to diverting nearly 900-thousand dollars...
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