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US Marshals
June 20, 2018 - 9:37 am
A heavy police presence in McAdoo this morning looking for a wanted man. Police say they are looking for 26 year old Shawn Christy after he allegedly made threats against President Trump. US Marshalls served a warrant at a home on Harrison St in that area of Schuylkill County this morning and are...
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June 19, 2018 - 1:23 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Details of a state budget plan are emerging as rank-and-file Pennsylvania lawmakers are beginning to hear details about a package negotiated behind closed doors by top Republican lawmakers and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf. A spending package of around $32.5 billion could get a...
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June 19, 2018 - 9:59 am
June 16 and 17 Jill Murray, Executive Vice President Lackawanna College; Edward Delaney, Esports admin head coach; and Joya Whittington, athletic director, Esports program at Lack College starting in the fall. Gary Grant Jr. about the one of its kind “Squared Circle” Boxing ring in Plymouth, PA. US...
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June 19, 2018 - 5:49 am
The teen shot yesterday morning in Freeland has died. According to police, 17 year old Anthony Bonney was shot by 18 year old Brandon Gambardella during an alleged drug deal at Freeland Park. According to court documents, Bonney met Gambardella to sell him cocaine, which turned out to be dry wall...
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June 18, 2018 - 12:56 pm
Harrisburg, PA – To help workers and businesses impacted by the severe tornadoes that struck the Wilkes-Barre area of Luzerne County and multiple townships in Bradford County last week, Governor Tom Wolf announced the Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) has activated its Rapid Response...
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June 18, 2018 - 6:57 am
A Hazleton man faces aggravated assault charges after a weekend incident. Police say Edwin Gonzalez Jr. was taken into custody after he allegedly struck a woman and threatened her and her son Saturday morning on South Lee Court. Investigators say it happened after the two argued. Gonzalez was...
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June 18, 2018 - 5:44 am
National Dump the Pump Day is Thursday, June 21st, and Luzerne County Transportation Authority will be celebrating the occasion by offering FREE RIDES on all fixed route buses for that day.The day will also feature give-a-ways and prizes by members of the staff and management team of LCTA! The...
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June 18, 2018 - 5:25 am
Police in one part of Luzerne County are investigating a reported shooting. It happened at a home in Freeland. No details have been released but what we do know, the victim, believed to be a teen, was flown to the hospital for treatment. Police have been interviewing others described as witnesses...
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June 15, 2018 - 7:45 am
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be in Scranton making a stop at Lackawanna College. While he's there he will address the graduating class of police officers and offer remarks on immigration. He took time this morning to talk with WILK's Webster and Nancy.
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Mike Mazz
June 15, 2018 - 5:18 am
Assessment, clean up and rebuild..it all begins today at the site of the EF2 tornado that touched down in Wilkes Barre Township Wednesday night. Engineers are still trying to determine which buildings are able to be rebuilt while others will have to be torn down. Another EF2 tornado was also...
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