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NEPA Move Forward
Jason Barsky
June 30, 2020 - 8:57 am
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!"
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WILK NEWSROOM
June 30, 2020 - 5:13 am
State police say a man is dead after shooting at officers following a chase and standoff that ended outside a Hazleton skating rink.
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WILK NEWSROOM
June 29, 2020 - 5:47 pm
The Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement (BLCE) and the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today called on licensed liquor establishments and their patrons to abide by social distancing and masking requirements to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
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WILK NEWSROOM
June 29, 2020 - 5:09 pm
Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jerry Oleksiak today announced that people who exhaust their regular unemployment compensation (UC) and federal Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) may now qualify for 13 additional weeks of payments through the...
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Jun 28, 2020; Long Pond, Pennsylvania, USA; Denny Hamlin celebrates in victory lane after winning the Pocono 350 Cup Series at Pocono Raceway.
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AP Newsroom
June 28, 2020 - 9:31 pm
Denny Hamlin held off Kevin Harvick on Sunday night to win the second Cup race of the weekend at Pocono Raceway and flip the result of the opener.
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Equipment used for the extraction of natural gas is viewed at a hydraulic fracturing site on June 19, 2012 in South Montrose, Pennsylvania.
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AP Newsroom
June 28, 2020 - 9:14 pm
Chesapeake Energy, a shale drilling pioneer which was once one of the largest natural gas producers in the U.S., has filed for bankruptcy protection. The company has numerous wells throughout Northeast Pa.
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WILK NEWSROOM
June 28, 2020 - 9:01 pm
Tragedy in Scranton as police say a man was killed in a fireworks accident Saturday afternoon. The death comes just a day after city officials cited the growing problem of fireworks following the 2017 law that made larger explosives legal in the state.
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
June 26, 2020 - 4:26 pm
Are Confederate statues leaving Gettysburg? Is there really going to be a 4th of July flag burning protest??
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 People walk in front of a recently opened business as Manhattan enters Phase 2 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic on June 22, 2020 in New York City.
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WILK NEWSROOM
June 26, 2020 - 5:25 am
It's been a long three months for folks in Lackawanna and Susquehanna counties, but today residents in both areas will be in the green phase of the state's process to reopen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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