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April 12, 2017 - 4:57 am
What began as a welfare check on a man, turned into an investigation involving body parts and marijuana plants and ended with officials are calling a murder suicide. Monday morning police went to a home in Wayne County to check on 54 year old Joseph Mastropole. A man at the home claiming to be his...
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April 10, 2017 - 12:15 pm
B-Ray is the emcee for the Scranton Wilkes Barre RailRiders. Tonight is the Home Opener at PNC Field in Moosic. He joins WILK's Nancy and Rob Neyhard with details.
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April 10, 2017 - 8:39 am
B-Ray is the emcee for the Scranton Wilkes Barre Rail Riders. The home opener is tonight at PNC Field in Moosic at 7pm. He stopped by WILK to give Nancy and Rob Neyhard a preview.
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April 10, 2017 - 6:27 am
Saturday the Luzerne County 9-11 Center in Hanover Township was busy welcoming visitors. Tours of the facility were conducted as part of Telecommunicators week which began on Sunday WILK's Sue Henry stopped by and spoke with Executive Director Fred Rosencrans... Geisinger’s Life Flight helicopter...
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April 10, 2017 - 5:56 am
PA State Police at Dunmore say they have located the woman who drove the wrong way on Interstate 81 in Lackawanna County last week. Three vehicles collided to avoid her vehicle. There were no injuries. No word yet what, if any, charges the 84 year old might face.
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April 08, 2017 - 10:14 pm
Boil water advisory for: Clarks Green, Clarks Summit, parts of Glenburn, Scott and South Abington Townships.
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April 07, 2017 - 10:48 am
Avoca native, Wilkes University grad, foreign policy and national security analyst Fred Gedrich with Sue Henry discussing the bombing of a Syrian air installation ordered by President Donald Trump.
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April 07, 2017 - 10:13 am
Creeks and streams are being closely watched as yesterdays heavy rains are causing them to rise. There is a chance of some minor flooding in low lying, uninhabited areas. Major rivers are expected to crest below flood stage. A flood watch is in effect until tomorrow.
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Karel Zubris
April 06, 2017 - 12:23 pm
The trial of Eric Frein charged with killing a Pennsylvania police trooper in a 2014 ambush at the Blooming Grove barracks is set to resume at 1:30pm. Frein was taken to the hospital earlier this morning for medical evaluation. Frein's parents say they were told he fell while brushing his teeth and...
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PSP
April 06, 2017 - 9:49 am
In honor of her uncle, PSP Trooper Joseph Welsch who was killed in the line of duty in September 1977, Taylor Mercereau donated $415.00 to the Troop R Camp Cadet program. Instead of birthday presents, the 9 year old from Pike County requested donations that will go to pay directly for camp expenses...
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