Local News

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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July 03, 2019 - 6:16 am
The former mayor of Scranton, Democrat Bill Courtright's plea yesterday in federal court to charges of bribery, extortion and conspiracy came less than 24 hours after he resigned from office. Is it the end? US Attorney for the Middle District of PA David Freed talks with WILK's Rob Neyhard...
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July 02, 2019 - 10:45 am
Bill Courtright former Mayor of the City of Scranton arrived at the federal courthouse in Williamsport this morning with his attorney. He surrendered to federal authorities and pleaded guilty to three felony counts of criminal conspiracy, bribery and extortion. The 61 year old Democrat is accused...
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June 27, 2019 - 4:51 pm
Pennsylvania's Senate is sending Gov. Tom Wolf the main bill in a $34 billion compromise budget plan that uses strong tax collections to boost aid to public schools and universities, hold the line on taxes and put cash into reserve. The 42-8 vote comes amid a scramble in the Republican-controlled...
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June 26, 2019 - 1:52 pm
HARRISBURG – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says his new audit of the Hanover Area School District found the Luzerne County district overpaid vendors by hundreds of thousands of dollars, findings that he will refer to the Ethics Commission and county prosecutors. “At the same time the district’s...
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PSP Towanda
June 24, 2019 - 7:08 am
PA State Police in Bradford County are asking for your help. It happened at Dollar General on Golden Mile Road in Wysox Township. On Friday 06/21/19 just after 4pm, the man in the photos stole the wallet of the customer who checked out before him.If you know the identity of the suspect, you're...
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June 24, 2019 - 5:44 am
June 22 and 23 Special Edition Who says there is nothing to do in Luzerne County? Not County Manager David Pedri. He has upcoming concert information. Tonyehn Verkitus with the Lackawanna and Luzerne County Medical Societies has details of a summer of healthy fun on Public Square Wilkes Barre. Tony...
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June 20, 2019 - 5:42 am
Dump The Pump Day ! Luzerne County Transportation Authority will be celebrating the occasion by offering free rides on all fixed route buses today. This day is to encourage people to ride public transportation instead of driving their vehicle to emphasize that public transportation is a convenient...
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Hazleton Police
June 19, 2019 - 5:28 am
Hazleton Police cracked a cold case home invasion from July 2014. Police say that's when the victim suffered traumatic injuries when he was beaten, stabbed and left lying in the street with both hands tied behind his back. He told officers he was beaten and held hostage inside his home on Fulton...
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June 18, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Federal authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history. The U.S. attorney's office in Philadelphia says agents seized about 16.5 tons of cocaine from a large ship at the Packer Marine...
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