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An employee at Terra restaurant cleans an outdoor table on May 20, 2020 in Greenwich, Connecticut.
An employee at Terra restaurant cleans an outdoor table on May 20, 2020 in Greenwich, Connecticut.
AP Newsroom
September 08, 2020 - 12:36 pm
Pennsylvania restaurants will be allowed to seat more patrons inside after Gov. Tom Wolf announced he is relaxing restrictions on indoor dining.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
September 02, 2020 - 4:12 pm
Governor Tom Wolf has announced that a Colorado-based company, Ball Corporation, has selected Luzerne County as the site for a new packaging plant in Pittston, bringing 230 new jobs to Jenkins Township.
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 An United States Postal Office employee puts a bundle of mail onto a machine at the Processing and Distribution Center on December 16, 2013 in San Francisco, California
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AP Newsroom
September 01, 2020 - 9:13 pm
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and 10 of Pennsylvania’s members of Congress are asking President Donald Trump’s postmaster general to immediately return sorting machines that were removed, while union officials say the machines’ removal has contributed to a slowdown in mail delivery.
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WILK News Room
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf
AP Newsroom
September 01, 2020 - 9:02 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf is renewing a 90-day disaster declaration, now for a second time, after he originally signed it in early March following the confirmation of the first positive cases of the coronavirus in Pennsylvania.
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WILK News Room
Jason Barsky
September 01, 2020 - 4:15 pm
A Luzerne County woman has been arrested and charged with fraud, theft, and receiving stolen property. Police say 63-year-old Deborah Longfoot, of Hanover Township, withdrew more than $7,000 from the bank of a dead person.
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Scranton school district
WILK NEWSROOM
September 01, 2020 - 5:31 am
It was expected the Scranton School Board would vote to furlough up to 200 employees Monday night. It didn't happen. Too many questions remain regarding health insurance for employees and obligations for special needs students.
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 JULY 16: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves as he arrives for a speech by President Donald Trump on the South Lawn of the White House on July 16, 2020 in Washington, DC
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WILK NEWSROOM
September 01, 2020 - 5:23 am
Vice President Mike Pence travels to Exeter this afternoon for a "Workers for Trump" rally at Kuharchik Construction.
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AP Newsroom
September 01, 2020 - 5:10 am
Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is reiterating that the governor won’t extend Pennsylvania’s moratorium on evictions and foreclosures past Monday.
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
August 31, 2020 - 3:43 pm
Former WILK Talk Show Host Steve Corbett just released his new book, "Paddy's Day in Trump Town". He called into the Jason Barsky Show to discuss the book, racism and bigotry in NEPA, the upcoming election, and 2020 in general.
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