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December 08, 2017 - 12:14 pm
The new Harrison Ave bridge was opened to traffic today in Scranton. Besides the usual red ceremonial ribbon, a three shot salute by three local veterans rang out. The 30.8 million dollar bridge is now officially known as the Col. Frank Duffy Memorial Bridge. The old bridge is expected to be...
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December 08, 2017 - 10:27 am
Jessica Altman, PA Acting Insurance Commissioner with WILK's Sue Henry
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December 08, 2017 - 7:56 am
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December 08, 2017 - 7:51 am
We now know the man who died from a gunshot wound last night in Wilkes Barre is 28 year old Kerdin Lee Garcia. According to investigators he was shot in the head and neck area inside his home in the 500 block of South Franklin Street around 10pm. He was taken to the hospital where he later died. An...
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December 08, 2017 - 7:22 am
It all began Thursday afternoon with reports of a bank robbery at the Mid Way Shopping Center in Wyoming in Luzerne County. It ended with the suspect fatally shot by police along in Old Forge in Lackawanna County. State Police identify the man as 40 year old John Souder of Old Forge. Law...
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December 07, 2017 - 4:55 pm
The suspect in the high speed chase from earlier this afternoon has died. The 1000 Block of Main Avenue in Old Forge, Lackawanna County where the chase ended is closed and will be closed to traffic until further notice. The incident began after an attempted bank robbery at the M and T Bank in the...
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December 07, 2017 - 11:52 am
Memorabilia from the estate of L.A.Tarone will be auctioned off this Saturday. Mike Moran joins WILK's Sue Henry with the details.
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December 07, 2017 - 11:36 am
Charles Brandt author of "I Heard You Paint Houses" with WILK's Sue Henry on the upcoming movie adaptation.
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December 07, 2017 - 7:15 am
Scammers are at it again..this time The Luzerne County Sheriff is warning county residents about callers who say they are representating county officials and you have missed jury duty. That has prompted a warrant for arrest but the warrant will be dropped if the person pays a fine directly over the...
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December 06, 2017 - 2:14 pm
Scam Warning from the Luzerne County Sheriff’s Department: Several area residents have received phone calls from people claiming to be from the Luzerne County Judiciary or the Luzerne County Sheriff’s Department stating that they have missed jury duty and must pay a fine over the phone to avoid...
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