Local News

May 23, 2017 - 10:31 am
Investigators in Susquehanna County have arrested three young men in connection with two arson fires. 18 year old William Jennings of Clifford Township, 20 year old Allen Call of Nicholson, and 20 year old Dylan Slater of Nicholson allegedly set a fire in an abandoned home along Stephens Road in...
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May 22, 2017 - 8:50 am
A fire in Dunmore left damage to a home on Somers St. Crews were called when a neighbor saw smoke. Four people in the home got out ok. No word on a cause but initial reports indicate it may have started in the basement.
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May 19, 2017 - 6:59 am
The Wilkes Barre Fine Arts Fiesta kicked off yesterday on Public Square..Performance by the combined Coughlin and GAR High School Orchestras...Today on the bandshell performances from Wyoming Valley West and Dallas Middle schools as well as Nitya Rhythm Dance Academy, Wilkes Barre Academy, Jazz...
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May 19, 2017 - 6:30 am
A heads up for tomorrow (Saturday) if you will be in the area of the Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport. The Airport's Live Major Aircraft Accident Response Exercise will take place between 8:30 and 10:30am. Airport firefighters as well as emergency fire and medical equipment from...
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May 18, 2017 - 11:34 am
The County of Lackawanna Transit System (COLTS) will offer free rides on all routes on Saturday, May 20 in celebration of the annual Armed Forces Day Parade. The Parade steps off at 11 a.m. at Vine Street and Penn Ave.
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May 18, 2017 - 11:26 am
A father from North Manheim Township in Schuylkill county is behind bars on child endangerment charges. State Police say 37 year old Cecil Kutz was arrested yesterday on a tip that three children were home alone. When they investigated they found a 22 month boy locked in a makeshift wooden cage, a...
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May 18, 2017 - 11:18 am
If you heat your home with natural gas from UGI get ready to pay more. Beginning in June, your gas bill could be as much as 10-percent higher. Customers served by UGI Penn Natural Gas should expect the gas rate increase to begin June 1st, according to announcement from the company. UGI says “the...
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May 18, 2017 - 10:57 am
The 62nd annual Fine arts Fiesta is underway on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre and runs through Sunday. More than 60,000 people are expected to attend this weekend. Opening ceremonies at noon. WILK's Karel Zubris and Sue Henry will be among those announcing the performers on the Square today and...
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May 17, 2017 - 5:45 am
Republican Gene Talerico Jr turned out to be the top vote getter over current Lackawanna County DA Shane Scanlon. Talerico will now take on Democrat Mark Powell in the fall.
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