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July 10, 2019 - 3:55 pm
HARRISBURG – In a new special report, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says Pennsylvania taxpayers are still spending tens of millions of dollars every year on the Keystone Exams, which have not been federally required for four years. “Pennsylvania should aggressively explore using a nationally...
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July 10, 2019 - 10:38 am
We now know it was 11 year old Aiden Middlemiss who died from injuries sustained in a fire early Tuesday morning in Pittston. Crews were called out around 1am and found the home on Wood Street engulfed in flames and smoke. Aiden was removed from a second floor window and taken for treatment. An...
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July 10, 2019 - 5:25 am
A special election will be held in November to pick a replacement Mayor in Scranton. City Council will select a person by the end of the month to fill the spot until then. Those interested in the position have until next Wednesday to submit resumes and letters of interest to council. Public...
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July 10, 2019 - 5:19 am
Three juveniles were arrested late Tuesday night and will be charged in juvenile court in connection with a fatal fire in Pittston on Tuesday. Because the three will be charged in juvenile court, what charges they will face or their ages will not be released. According to investigators an 11 year...
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July 09, 2019 - 10:47 am
Two State Police fire marshals continue looking for the cause of an early morning fire in Pittston that has now claimed the life of a young boy. Flames broke out at 18 Wood St around one o'clock. When the first crews arrived smoke and flames were already showing and the blaze quickly went to a...
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July 08, 2019 - 8:28 am
Scranton City Council will be holding a public caucus this afternoon to discuss what will happen next in the selection of a new Mayor. It's planned for 4:30pm in the Governor's Room at City Hall on North Washington Ave. There are several options including leaving it up to city council or Lackawanna...
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July 08, 2019 - 6:22 am
July 6 and 7 Special Edition Jim Martin and Karel Zubris with the Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame have details on the organization and the upcoming banquet. Congratulations to Munley Law! 60 years of service to Northeast PA. Atty. Chris Munley gives us a look behind the scenes of how this family...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:27 am
The Pennsylvania Game Commission says there are too many bald eagle nests for the agency to count on its own and it needs the public's help. The commission used to release bald eagle numbers annually on the Fourth of July back when the birds were threatened. But bald eagles have made a comeback,...
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July 03, 2019 - 11:11 am
Boscov's and the Catholic Social Services from Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties are celebrating Christmas a little early this year. You will find a Christmas tree by the Courtesy Desk in the stores in Scranton, Wilkes Barre and Hazleton. Pick an angel and help support a special friend from your...
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July 03, 2019 - 6:26 am
June 29 and 30 The focus is on Men’s Health with some good advice from Physician’s Assistant with Med Express, Dawn Webster. While you are enjoying the outdoors this summer, look for Bigfoot! Jason Talmadge, co founder of PA Bigfoot Investigations gives us some tips. Penn State Nutrition Links good...
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