Local News

April 18, 2019 - 11:48 am
DEP Releases Report on Impaired Waterways in Pennsylvania , Stresses Need for Restore Pennsylvania for River Health
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PA State Police
April 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
Police in one part of Luzerne County have arraigned three people, one of them identified as the mans granddaughter in connection with his death in Edwardsville. Another is still sought. The body of 71 year old Joseph Monka was found in his Arch Street home when Police were called to do a welfare...
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April 17, 2019 - 6:49 am
Pennsylvania officials are closing one of the most scenic and popular hiking trails in the state because of longstanding concerns about its safety. The Pennsylvania Game Commission is closing the main Glen Onoko Falls trail in Jim Thorpe as of May 1. Glen Onoko has been the scene of dozens of...
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April 16, 2019 - 5:25 pm
A survey team from the National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado hit Lackawanna County, causing damage Sunday night and early Monday morning. Meteorologists spent this morning documenting the damage in Dunmore, Scranton’s Hill section, and the city's south side. Investigators believe it was...
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April 16, 2019 - 10:48 am
April 13 and 14 Special Edition Kyle Pelkey Speech Language Pathologist and a person who stutters on the documentary “When I Stutter”. Greg Zayac with details on the 5th annual Jog for Jude to raise funds and awareness of SIDS. Tonyehn Verkitus Lackawanna/Luzerne County Medical Societies summer...
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April 12, 2019 - 3:46 pm
A groundbreaking ceremony was held today for the new Wilkes Barre Area High School. Numerous local and state officials were on hand for the event in Plains Township, which when complete will bring together the districts three current high schools Meyers, GAR and Coughlin under one roof and become...
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April 11, 2019 - 3:50 pm
The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Corbin Kauffman, age 30, of Lehighton, Pennsylvania, was charged by a criminal complaint on April 1, 2019, with interstate transmission of threats to injure the person of another. According to United States...
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April 11, 2019 - 11:05 am
MOM-n-PA is an annual two-day free dental clinic for underserved Pennsylvanians in which dental treatment is provided at NO COST to individuals who cannot afford dental care. Treatment is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. It is expected that hundreds of individuals will be attending...
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Hazleton Police
April 11, 2019 - 10:41 am
Subject: Child Welfare HAZELTON POLICE responded to, 22 N. Poplar St., on a report of a small child not wearing any clothing in the middle of the road. Upon arrival, contact made with a male who advised he was driving by and observed a small child in the road. Officers immediately took custody of...
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April 10, 2019 - 9:46 am
Kyle Pelkey is a person who stutters and a Speech Language Pathologist. He shares the details of the upcoming screening of a free documentary "When I Stutter". It's at Misericordia University in Dallas , Tuesday April 16 at 7pm.
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